Welcome to the Nerd Fu podcast – Season 2: Episode 29. 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).
It’s on like Russian Chinese Nachos !
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Movies in Theaters This Week
- Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice (d. Zack Snyder) w/ Ben Affleck, HenryCavill, Amy Adams, Jesse Eisenberg, Diane Lane, Laurence Fishburne, Jeremy Irons, Gal Gadot, Holly Hunter, Lauren Cohan
- My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (d. Kirk Jones) w/ Nia Vardalos, John Corbett
- Get a Job (d. Dylan Kidd) w/ Alison Brie, Anna Kendrick, Miles Teller, Bryan Cranston, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Marcia Gay Harden, John Cho, Jorge Garcia, John C. McGinley
- I Saw the Light (d. Marc Abraham) w/ Tom Hiddleston, Elizabeth Olsen
New to Buy : Blu-ray/Digital
- Central Intelligence trailer – [thenerdfu]
- X-Men Apocalypse trailer – [thenerdfu]
- New Steven Yeun film Mayhem will be “Wolf of Wall Street meets 28 Days Later without zombies” – [ew]
- Assassin’s Creed and Splinter Cell movies could be getting sequels – [ign]
- Schwarzenegger says Terminator 6 is still happening – [complex]
- Doctor Who series to get streaming debut on Amazon Prime on March 27 – [superherohype]
- Civil War ripple effects will be felt on Agents of SHIELD – [comicbook]
- Daredevil season 2 Easter Eggs – [thenerdfu]
- Jeremy Renner open to a Hawkeye series on Netflix, HBO – [ew]
- Star Wars Smuggler’s Bounty (MARCH) Cantina reveal – [thenerdfu]
- Loot Crate introduces DX – [thenerdfu]
- Telltale announces season 3 of The Walking Dead game series – [comicbook]
- Capcom celebrates 20 years of Resident Evil with huge sale – [ign]
- How to get Phoenix credits in The Division – [ign]
- Marvel Battlegrounds out in stores now – [thenerdfu]
- Gears of War 4 beta dates announced – [thenerdfu]
- Nintendo denies Wii U production cancellation report – [gamespot]
InvestComics Hot Picks of the Week Hot Picks #416, (Top 5 : #54) which includes a Deathstroke title, is here and Jay has the lowdown on the latest comics you should be picking up or passing up!
- Hyperion #1
- Obi-Wan and Anakin #3
- Venom Space Knight #5
- Delete #1
- Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #56 (regular and variants sold out everywhere)
- …. and many, many more!
Comic Book News
- Sides are Chosen in Civil War II teaser posters – [comicbook]
- Civil War #1 ships in June with other tie-ins of this new arc
- Special 4-issue crossover in a single issue will have Deadpool, Luke Cage, Iron Fist, and Daredevil – [comicbook]
- Ships June
- WonderCon [Mar 25 -27] – App available – Official hashtags #WonderCon #WC2016
- Emerald City Comic Con [April 7 – 10] – floor plan is now online
- Ottawa Comic Con [May 13 – 15] – added Billy Dee Williams
- MegaCon [May 26 – 29] – added Lena Headey, John Barrowman, Jon Bernthal, Elden Henson, Frank Miller, Lennie James, Norman Reedus
- Space City Comic Con [May 27 – 29] – William Shatner, Alex Kingston, Billie Piper, Ryan Hurst, Ron Perlman, Tommy Flanagan, Kim Coates
- Fan Expo Dallas [Jun 3 – 5] – added Todd McFarlane, Lena Headey, Jack Gleeson
- Comicpalooza [Jun 17 – 19] – Podcast Panel! | Aliens 30th Anniversary Reunion Announced – Paul Reiser, Michael Biehn, Sigourney Weaver, Bill Paxton, Carrie Henn, Lance Henrickson, Jenette Goldstein, Mark Rolston
- RTX [July 1 – 3]
- SDCC [July 21 – 24]
- NYCC [Oct 6 – 9]