Archive

February, 2015

  • 17 February

    Darth Vader #1 – Comic Book Review

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    The first issue of Kieron Gillen and Salvador Larocca‘s new ongoing series, Darth Vader is now out and primarily centers around the title character. This issue, along with Marvel’s ongoing Star Wars, take place between episodes A New Hope and The Empire Strikes Back. This time around, I am catch myself …

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  • 17 February

    Doctor Who Pop!’s Revealed – Pre-Orders Available Now

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    Toy Fair is a magical time of year, but also a very dangerous time for Funko Funatics on a limited budget (well any budget at all, really).  SO many amazing new figures are announced and revealed at the annual show and, thanks to social media, we are all able to …

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  • 13 February

    Toy Fair 2015 – Funko – Photos

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    Toy Fair 2015 is underway in New York and we’ll be watching all weekend long to see what new figures are revealed by our friends at Funko.  We’ll be sharing photos and information all weekend long. What is Toy Fair? – The largest toy and youth product marketplace in the …

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  • 13 February

    Toy Fair 2015 – Vinyl Sugar – Photos

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    Toy Fair 2015 is going down this weekend in New York and we’ll be watching all weekend long to see what new figures are revealed by our friends at Vinyl Sugar (a new brand from Funko).  Follow along all weekend long as we update this article with new photos and …

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  • 13 February

    Harry Potter Funko Pop!’s On the Way

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    Picture shown above comes from Instagram user @tadenman via Toy Fair 2015. When it comes to Funko Pop!’s, the list of wants is longer than you could possibly imagine.  Everyone has a favorite cartoon, movie or character that they want to see vinylized, but there is one line of figures …

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  • 12 February

    The Nerd Fu Podcast – EPISODE 78 – Fifty Shades of Spidey

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    The Nerd Fu podcast is also available on SoundCloud, iTunes & Stitcher! Are your Spidey-senses tingling?  If you’re looking for the latest & greatest in nerd/geek news, then welcome – this IS the podcast you’ve been looking for. Every week we bring you the latest in Nerd news, including SCREENSHOT …

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  • 11 February

    5 Romantic Comedies Loved by Men

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    Valentine’s Day is upon us again. Love is in the air. Soon, many couples will be observing the holiday with a familiar routine; dinner and a movie. But thanks to sappy commercials, menus for two and heart-shaped boxes of chocolate, the pressure is on that this particular dinner and a …

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  • 10 February

    “Amazing” News: Spider-Man Will Swing Into Marvel’s Cinematic Universe

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    Well true believers….we asked….we waited…..and now it’s official: Spider-Man is coming to the MCU!   In a late announcement last night, Sony Pictures Entertainment and Marvel Studios declared that our favorite Webhead will not only get a new solo film in 2017 under the production guidance of Kevin Feige and …

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  • 4 February

    The Nerd Fu Podcast – EPISODE 77 – The Yelchin Emulation

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    The Nerd Fu podcast is also available on SoundCloud, iTunes & Stitcher! If you’re looking for the latest & greatest in nerd/geek news, then welcome – this IS the podcast you’ve been looking for. Every week we bring you the latest in Nerd news, including SCREENSHOT (movies & tv), STOCKPILE …

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  • 3 February

    Shiny Prize Pack Giveaway

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    We started asking for Firefly Pop!’s around the same time we found out Pop!’s existed.  Funko listened and delivered (as they usually do) some of the best looking vinyl figures ever produced.  Captain Mal, Wash, Zoe, Jayne & Kaylee made up Series 1, along with a nice little bonus over …

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January, 2015

  • 31 January

    Attention Marvel: Terry Crews Is Talking to You

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    Previously… A while back when all the casting talk was going on for Marvel / Netflix’s series Luke Cage, muscle-ly funny man Terry Crews‘ name popped up. We thought this was PERFECT! We’re huge fans of Crews and figured he’d be ringer. Filling the shoes – and shirt – of …

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  • 29 January

    Funko Launches Marvel Collector Corps

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    Are you sitting down? Prepare yourself for one of the biggest MUST HAVE items of 2015.  Funko just surprised us all with a new announcement, featuring what will easily be one of the most sought-after Pop!’s of all-time.  Get ready to upgrade your Marvel collection kids. Funko has collaborated with …

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  • 29 January

    The Nerd Fu Podcast – EPISODE 76 – From PAX to Project Almanac

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    The Nerd Fu podcast is also available on SoundCloud, iTunes & Stitcher! If you’re looking for the latest & greatest in nerd/geek news, then welcome – this IS the podcast you’ve been looking for. Every week we bring you the latest in Nerd news, including SCREENSHOT (movies & tv), STOCKPILE …

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  • 29 January

    PAX South 2015 – Recap

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    The very first PAX South convention went down this past weekend in here in the Lone Star State and we were fortunate enough to be there! Tens of thousands of fans showed up like The Flood and basically took over the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio for …

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  • 28 January

    Avengers: Age of Ultron – Mystery Minis

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    Avengers: Age of Ultron arrives in theaters May 1st and our friends at Funko have blessed us with news of tons of new Avengers goodies, including a new line of Mystery Minis. The new Avengers: Age of Ultron Mystery Minis will feature many of your favorite Avengers and the baddie himself …

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