Podcast: Jangle, Jangle (S02E68)

Welcome to the Nerd Fu podcast – Season 2: Episode 68.  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 Nerd News, including SCREENSHOT (movies & tv), STOCKPILE (collectibles), HIGH SCORE (gaming), COMICS n CONS (that one explains itself) and WILD CARD (our catch-all, random stuff category).

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Here are links to SOME of the awesome nerdy stuff we covered on the podcast. Not all of the things, but most of the stuff that you might wanna throw your money at.

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Movies in Theaters This Week

  • Rings (d. F. Javier Gutierrez) w/ Vincent D’Onofrio, Laura Wiggins, Aimee Teegarden, Johnny Galecki
  • The Space Between Us (d. Peter Chelsom) w/ Britt Robertson, Asa Butterfield, Carla Gugino, Gary Oldman, BD Wong
  • Renegades (d. Steven Quale) w/ J.K. Simmons, Sullivan Stapleton, Ewen Bremner
  • War on Everyone (d. John Michael McDonagh) w/ Michael Pena, Alexander Skarsgard, Theo James, Paul Reiser, Tessa Thompson
  • The Comedian (d. Taylor Hackford) w/ Robert De Niro, Leslie Mann, Danny DeVito, Harvey Keitel, Cloris Leachman, Edie Falco, Billy Crystal, Hannibal Buress



Movies / TV to Buy

  • Masterminds
  • Jack Reacher: Never Go Back
  • Never Go Back
  • Ballers (S2)
  • Tyler Perry’s Boo: A Madea Halloween
  • Pinochhio

Movie News



TV  / Streaming News

Undated BBC handout photo of new Dr Who star Peter Capaldi, in the first picture released showing his costume, a dark blue Crombie coat with red lining, dark blue trousers, a white shirt as well as black Dr Marten shoes. The look was created by Doctor Who costume designer Howard Burden. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Monday January 27, 2014. See PA story SHOWBIZ Who. Photo credit should read: Steve Brown/BBC/PA Wire NOTE TO EDITORS: This handout photo may only be used in for editorial reporting purposes for the contemporaneous illustration of events, things or the people in the image or facts mentioned in the caption. Reuse of the picture may require further permission from the copyright holder.


Subscription Boxes

  • Loot Crate (Feb) BUILD – deadline 2/19
  • Firefly Cargo Crate (Mar) THE WORTHIER PART – deadline 3/15
  • Marvel Collector Corps (Feb) SUPERHERO SHOWDOWN – deadline 2/15
  • DC Legion of Collectors (Mar) SUPERMAN – deadline 3/1
  • Star Wars Smuggler’s Bounty (Mar) REBELS – deadline 3/15

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Other Great Collectibles






InvestComics Hot Picks of the Week Hot Picks #460(Top 5: #98) which includes a Bullseye #1 title, is here and Jay has the lowdown on the latest comics you should be picking up or passing up!



  • Batman #16
  • Aquaman #16
  • Darth Maul #1
  • Blood Blister #1
  • …. and many, many more



Boxes in Action

Podcast: Stan, Squirrel, & Moose (S02E67)


  • FAN2SEA – Our good friend Jay from InvestComics attended this event as Press. Check out his photo video up on his site!
  • PAX SOUTH – The Mulehorn Gaming Crew went to Pax South! Reviews, interviews, and their special edition podcast can be found here.
  • EMERALD CITY COMICON [Mar 2 – 5] @ Washington State Convention Center in Seattle, WA
    • Tickets: 4-Day Sold Out | Thur $20 | Fri & Sun $40 | Sat Sold Out
    • Outander Saturday Ticket Package added: $210
      • Cast arriving will be Sam Heughan and Caitriona Balfe
      • 1 autograph from both celebs
      • 1 Saturday ECCC ticket
    • Added guests include: Jason Momoa, Marc Silvestri (Witchblade), Humberto Ramos (The Amazing Spider-Man), Jason Latour (Spider-Gwen), Francisco Herrera (The Amazing Spider-Man)
  • PAX EAST [Mar 10 – 12] @ Boston Convention and Exhibition Center
    • No guest / panel info yet
  • SXSW [Mar 10 – 19] in Austin, TX pretty much in the whole city
    • Tickets: As of now until Jan 13 – Music, Film, or Interactive badges each $1125 | Platinum badge $1450 ***Prices increase now until Feb 10 then even more onsite
    • Guests include: WAY too many to list but here’s the link for all the info you can handle
  • FAN EXPO DALLAS [Mar 31 – Apr 2] @ Dallas Convention Center
    • Tickets: 3-Day $89 | Fri $25 | Sat $50 | Sun $40 (All prices increase at the door)
    • Guests include: Tim Curry, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Norman Reedus, Stan Lee (LAST TEXAS APPEARANCE), John Barrowman, Ian Somerhalder, Adam West, Burt Ward, Robin Lord Taylor, Drew Struzan, ROCKY HORROR CAST: Meat Loaf, Nell Campbell, Patricia Quinn, Barry Bostwick
  • WONDERCON [Mar 31 – Apr 2] moved back to the Anaheim Convention Center in California
    • Tickets: 3-Day $65 | Fri & Sat $30 | Sun $18 ***Must be register or use your Comic-Con registration info***
    • No guest / panel info yet
  • C2E2 [Apr 21 – 23] @ South Building at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL
    • Tickets: 3-Day $70 | Fri $30 | Sat $40 | Sun $35
    • Additional guests include: No new guests added


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About Steve

Co-founder of Nerd Fu, mild-mannered artist, gamer, movie aficionado, SDCC disciple.

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