Archive

November, 2013

  • 14 November

    The NerdFu Podcast – 11-13-13 – Episode 20, 2.0 – Wizard World Austin, Thor, PixelPress, Target Game Sale and more

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    Hello, and welcome to the 20th episode of the Nerd Fu Podcast, second attempt,  (recorded November 13th, 2013)!  If you’re looking for the latest in Nerd news, you’re in the right place. Due to a technical glitch, which we have narrowed down to a USB cable, last week’s Nerd Fu …

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  • 14 November

    Funko Pop! Announcements – 11-12-13

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    It’s probably some sort of impossible puzzle, but I bet there is a connection between this group of upcoming Pop!’s from our friends at Funko, you know – other than the fact that you want them all. The latest press release from Funko brings us news of new figures from …

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  • 13 November

    Doctor Who Prize Pack Giveaway

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    As we’ve talked about several times over the last few weeks, the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special – The Day of the Doctor is rapidly approaching and will be simulcast on TV in over 75 countries on 11-23-13.  At the time of this article, that’s only Ten-nant days away. As a …

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  • 12 November

    The ‘Man of Steel’ Lands On Store Shelves Today

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    “You will give the people an ideal to strive towards. They will race behind you, they will stumble, they will fall. But in time, they will join you in the sun. In time, you will help them accomplish wonders.” ~ Jor-El That time has come. Today the Man of Steel …

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  • 11 November

    ‘The Day of the Doctor’ Approaches #SaveTheDay

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    OK – if you aren’t watching Doctor Who already, then it is officially time for you to get in there. Seriously, I put it off for a long time and then a friend harped on me for several hours in line at SDCC and convinced me that I just had …

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  • 11 November

    My Trip to Asgard

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    Thor: The Dark World opened in theaters over the weekend and you better believe the Nerd Fu crew made it out to witness the latest offering from Marvel.  We won’t drop any spoilers on you now (that’s coming soon) but we couldn’t think of a better time to share our …

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  • 11 November

    No Stanger to Forming Teams, Marvel Joins Forces with Netflix in Their Latest Effort to Make Us Drool

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    It seems that Marvel can’t stop delivering the goods. Not that we would want them to either. Just this past Thursday, the television branch of Marvel announced they were teaming up with the streaming media buffet known as Netflix. Starting in 2015, they plan on bringing us not one, not …

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  • 7 November

    The NerdFu Recap 11-06-13 – This week in Nerd News

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    For all of you who tune in weekly for the Nerd Fu podcast, I have bad news.  There was a technical malfunction somewhere along the line and one of the mics did not record properly.  What’s worse, we had our very first guest in studio – Cousin Chris!  Not to …

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  • 6 November

    HotTopic Exclusive Pop! – Legolas Greenleaf with Blue Eyes

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    For FunkoFunatics, news out about exclusives, variants and limited-run Pop!’s is like Christmas morning.  That first glimpse of a glam photo, that first nugget of information about the figure, etc. Then, we get serious. –  When is it coming out? Where can I get it? How many did they make? …

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  • 6 November

    Pop! Television – Big Bang Theory Star Trek

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    Earlier this year (in fact it was one of our very first articles on Nerd Fu) we brought you news of Big Bang Theory Star Trek Wacky Wobblers from Funko.  As I wrote at the time, the Big Bang Theory episode where our favorite foursome dressed as characters from the Star …

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  • 5 November

    Mondo News : GRAVITY

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    This information comes directly from the latest Mondo Newsletter. As we creep steadily into Awards Season, we can all agree that GRAVITY is one of the best movies of 2013, yeah? It’s been almost one full month since its release date and we are still thinking about it.   We …

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  • 4 November

    Our Free Time Is About to Vanish Into Thin Air With Call of Duty: Ghosts

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    We’ve battled the enemies of WWII. We’ve pushed back against the Eastern Front in the Pacific Islands. We taken the enemy on in Iraq and Afghanistan. We saw what happened at the Bay of Pigs. We even grit our teeth once again when the battle took us into the year …

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  • 1 November

    Halloween Pop!’s from Funko – Scary Never Looked so Cute

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    As a fan of horror films from the eighties and nineties (you know, when they were REALLY cheesy) I have to say that I’m pretty excited about this announcement from our friends at Funko.  We’ve already seen Jason, Freddy, Michael Myers and a slew of other baddies immortalized in vinyl, …

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October, 2013