Archive

January, 2014

  • 31 January

    Who Ya Gonna Call? – Ghostbusters Pop!’s from Funko

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    We asked for these! We begged for these! We heard about these during the 12 Days of Christmas from Funko! The time has finally come.  The first images of the Ghostbusters Pop! vinyls hit the web yesterday and we’ve tracked down some high-res images for you to drool over.  These …

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  • 30 January

    The NerdFu Podcast – 1-29-14 – EPISODE 28

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    Hola!, and welcome to Episode 28 of the Nerd Fu Podcast, where your favorite NERDS Steve & Sully cover the latest in Nerd news.  If you consider yourself a nerd/geek, then you are in the right place. As always, our topics on the podcast today include SCREENSHOT (movies & tv), STOCKPILE …

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  • 30 January

    The Walking Dead Giveaway – WALKER Prize Pack

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    The Walking Dead returns February 9th and we could not be more excited.  Our favorite Survivors are on the run, split-up and fighting for their lives (some things never change).  To celebrate the return of the show we’ve put together not one, but TWO amazing prize packs, with a little …

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  • 30 January

    The Walking Dead Giveaway – SURVIVOR Prize Pack

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    The Walking Dead returns February 9th and we could not be more excited.  Our favorite Survivors are on the run, split-up and fighting for their lives (some things never change).  To celebrate the return of the show we’ve put together not one, but TWO amazing prize packs, with a little …

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  • 26 January

    5 Game Trailers That Showed Us These Weren’t Just ‘Commercials’ Anymore

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    Ever since gamers have been treated to the newest Call of Duty trailer, CODnapped, I have been reflecting on the fact that these game trailers are so much more than ads now. The length of how far the directors have gone with the artistry of making these mini movies is …

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  • 26 January

    Packing Up and Heading to Louisiana – Jurassic World, The Fantastic Four, and Terminator: Genesis

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    The state of Louisiana will be rolling out the welcome mat in the next several months when filming starts for three of 2015’s summer blockbusters. Director, writer, and casting rumors news updates have been spilling out for months now. Just like you, we’re treading through all of it and trying to …

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  • 25 January

    The Amazing Spider-Man 2 – Pop!’s and Wacky Wobblers

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    Spidey returns to theaters this May and our friends at Funko have some new vinyl to celebrate The Amazing Spider-Man 2. No official release date has been provided for any of the following figures, but we typically get official releases and glam shots about a month or two in advance …

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  • 24 January

    The Secret of NIMH – Collectible Poster from Odd City Entertainment

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    Our friends at Odd City Entertainment have just released information on an all-new collectible poster that you’ll be able to purchase on Monday, January 27th (assuming you’re fast enough).  Here’s what the press release had to say: THE SECRET OF NIMH ODD CITY is extremely proud and excited to be …

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  • 24 January

    New My Little Pony Hot Topic Exclusives up for Pre-Order

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    Hot Topic started selling Funko exclusives in 2013.  Although they have carried some awesome figures (TWD Merle, Daryl Dixon in a Pancho, Hipster Ariel & Belle) and carved out a nitch for themselves in the Funko Funatic community, they still haven’t developed a pattern for how, when or where they …

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  • 23 January

    The NerdFu Podcast – 1-22-14 – EPISODE 27

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    Hello, and welcome to Episode 27 of the Nerd Fu Podcast, where your resident NERDS Steve and Sully cover the latest in Nerd news.  If you consider yourself a nerd/geek, then you are in the right place. Our topics on the podcast include SCREENSHOT (movies & tv), STOCKPILE (collectibles), HIGH SCORE …

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  • 22 January

    Pop! Animation – Rocky, Bullwinkle, Mr. Peabody and Sherman

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    What’s old is new again.  Some of your favorite 1950’s cartoons (more likely your parents’ or grandparents’ cartoons) are coming back to the big screen and getting the vinyl treatment thanks to our friends at Funko.  As part of the new Pop! Animation collection, we’re about to be re-introduced to …

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  • 21 January

    Go Into Battle with Warner Bros. and Legendary’s 300: Rise of an Empire [TRAILER]

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    I didn’t just watch 300 when it came out back in 2006. I watched it. About 5 times……….including 2 IMAX screenings. So yeah its pretty safe to say I was a huge fan of the film. The gritty action, the symphonic-like fight scenes, the blood, the never-say-die warrior spirit. What’s …

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  • 19 January

    Valentine’s Day – Cards for Nerds

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    This Valentine’s Day, instead of fighting your way to the card section of your local big-box store, consider something a bit more unique.  You’ll earn extra brownie points and have fun in the process. There’s a whole world of awesome artists out there that make Valentine’s Day cards and most …

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  • 17 January

    Ottawa ComicCon 2014 – May 9-11, 2014

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    Ottawa ComicCon is fast approaching and we could NOT be more excited!  The guest lineup has grown to EPIC proportions, including some of our favorite celebrities from previous conventions (we’re looking at you Edward James Olmos and Karl Urban). Sully from Nerd Fu will be in attendance, taking photos & …

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  • 16 January

    The NerdFu Podcast – 1-15-14 – EPISODE 26

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    Hello, and welcome to the 26th recording of the Nerd Fu Podcast (give or take a recording snafu back around EP 20), where your resident NERDS Steve and Sully cover the latest in Nerd news.  This week, we have our first official guest host – Cousin Chris! Our topics on the …

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