Archive

April, 2016

  • 20 April

    Want These Star Wars Kites You Will

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    ThinkGeek is making Star Wars fans dreams of piloting the Millennium Falcon or X-Wing come true. Well, almost true. Pretty close that’s for sure. A recent line of Star Wars kites are available now from ThinkGeek for $40 each and include R2-D2, Luke’s X-Wing, the Millennium Falcon, or the Death Star – …

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  • 19 April

    426 Ways to Celebrate ALIEN Day – 4/26/16

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    Here we are, just a week away from the all important 4/26/16 – ALIEN DAY! No, it’s not some off-the-wall prediction of an incoming alien invasion, but a celebration of one of the greatest science-fiction films of all time – ALIENS! Why 4/26? The date is a direct reference to the …

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  • 19 April

    ALIENS 30th Anniversary Crate

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    1986 was an incredible year to go to the movies, with huge releases like Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, Top Gun, Labyrinth, Big Trouble in Little China, etc., but one film arguably stands above all the rest – ALIENS. 30 Years later, we are still celebrating this masterpiece and Alien Day (4/26) is …

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  • 18 April

    Marvel Collector Corps : Women of Power – Teaser Video

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    The April Marvel Collector Corps (Captain America: Civil War) delivery should arrive any day now and my one goal is to avoid all spoilers until it arrives. Having said that, it’s not like I can stay off of the internet. So, out of my peripheral vision (while trying to avoid tweets I …

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  • 17 April

    Game of Thrones – Funko Action Figures & The Wall Display Set

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    In addition to the new GOT Dorbz line, announced earlier this week, Funko revealed a new line of articulated Games of Thrones Action Figures that will let fans act out their favorite scenes from the series! FUNKO ACTION FIGURES – GAME OF THRONES Funko’s latest figures stand at 3.75” and have five points of articulation! …

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  • 15 April

    The Iron Giant Deluxe Figure – Shadow Variant

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    We first caught a glimpse of The Iron Giant figure at MondoCon in 2014.  It was Mondo’s first venture into the toy biz and they weren’t messing around. The figure was as beautiful as it was big and really captured the spirit of the character and the movie. Since then, Mondo …

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  • 15 April

    ‘The Flash’ [PANEL] – ECCC 2016

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    The Flash is easily one of the best shows on television right now, so it’s no surprise that the shows cast members are in high-demand. Emerald City Comicon was able to secure three of the shows stars for an appearance at the 2016 and their panel was near the top …

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  • 14 April

    Nathan Fillion [PANEL] – ECCC 2016

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    Captain Malcolm Reynolds, Hal Jordan, Buck, Captain Hammer, Richard Castle, Caleb….. Nathan Fillion! You might know him by any one of many, many roles he has portrayed in TV or film, but you don’t really know Nathan Fillion until you get to see him in person, where he really shines. …

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  • 14 April

    Game of Thrones Dorbz – Coming Soon!

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    One of the biggest licenses for Funko has been Game of Thrones®, with several series of Funko Pop!’s. Super-Sized 6″ Pop! vinyl, Mystery Minis, Legacy figures and more. You’d be hard-pressed to find a single Funko collector that doesn’t have at least a few items from GOT in their collection. …

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  • 14 April

    Podcast: Get Some Strange (S2E31)

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    The Nerd Fu podcast is available on SoundCloud, iTunes & Stitcher! Welcome to the Nerd Fu podcast – Season 2: Episode 31.  If you’re looking for the latest & greatest in nerdy/geeky news, then this IS the podcast you’ve been looking for. Every week (mostly), we bring you the latest in …

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  • 13 April

    ‘Doctor Strange’ Teaser Trailer

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    Most of the Marvel films to date have focused on the main comic book heroes that everyone knows. The one exception so far was Guardians of the Galaxy, and that worked out pretty well for the studio and fans.  Now, Marvel looks to a very different kind of hero with a …

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  • 12 April

    New Marvel Prints from Grey Matter Art

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    The guys at Grey Matter Art are at it again! Following the success of recent posters for The Avengers, Robocop & Silence of the Lambs, they’ll offer two new limited edition prints that are sure to put a smile on the face of any Marvel fan. Grey Matter Art under license from …

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  • 12 April

    Cosplay – Emerald City Comicon 2016

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    Comic conventions around the country are as different and varied as the cities they are hosted in. That can easily be said for the cosplay at those conventions as well. The fact is – you never know what you’re gonna see and it’s sometimes the most unlikely of costumes that really makes …

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  • 12 April

    The Division Update 1.1: Incursions – Breakdown

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    It’s been a little over a month since Tom Clancy’s The Division was released and the game has lived up to the hype on almost all fronts. Players all over the world have been shooting, grinding, leveling & dark-zoning it up to build the biggest, baddest agent they can. So …

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  • 11 April

    Elden Henson [PANEL] – ECCC 2016

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    The binge watching power of Marvel/Netflix’s Daredevil is something that other shows envy. For good reason – you have a dynamic story, gritty grade-A fight scenes and intriguing, loveable (or love to hate) characters who are brought to life to incredible actors. One of these actors is Elden Henson. Here’s …

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