Welcome to the Nerd Fu podcast – Season 2: Episode 28. 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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Movies in Theaters This Week
- Midnight Special (limited release) (d. Jeff Nichols) w/ Michael Shannon, Joel Edgerton, Kirsten Dunst, Adam Driver
- The Divergent Series: Allegiant Part 1 (d. Robert Schwenke) w/ Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Jeff Daniels, Zoe Kravits, Miles Teller, Ansel Elgort. Naomi Watts
New to Buy : Blu-ray/Digital
- The Big Short
- Alvin and the Chipmunks
- Harrison Ford and Spielberg will return for fifth Indiana Jones film – [thr]
- J.J. Abrams explains why he won’t direct another Star Wars film – [ew]
- Red Band trailer for Sausage Party – [thenerdfu]
- Captain America: Civil War trailer #2 [thenerdfu]
- Keanu Reeves says everyone is working to make sure the Bill And Ted 3 story is done right – [comicbook]
- Half-Life and Portal movies still in development according to J.J. Abrams – [superherohype]
- Luke Cage premiere date gets announced by Mike Colter – [slashfilm]
- New Penny Dreadful season 3 trailer – [superherohype]
- Jennifer Beals cast as females lead in NBC’s Taken prequel series – [comicbook]
- Danny McBride and Walton Goggins new HBO series Vice Principals at SXSW – [collider]
- Marvel Collector Corps year in review – [thenerdfu]
- DC Legion of Collectors Reveal – [thenerdfu]
- DC Legion of Collectors (MAY) Theme: DC TV (teaser video) – [thenerdfu]
- Star Wars Smuggler’s Bounty (MARCH) Theme: Cantina
- Loot Crate (MARCH) Theme: VS (Batman, Superman, Daredevil, Punisher, Alien, Predator)
Rocket League hoops coming soon – [thenerdfu]
Gears of War 4 beta dates announced – [thenerdfu]
- New Details for Disney Infinity 3.0’s Marvel Battleground – [superherohype]
InvestComics Hot Picks of the Week Hot Picks #415, (Top 5 : #53) which includes a Warlock title, is here and Jay has the lowdown on the latest comics you should be picking up or passing up!
- International Iron Man #1
- All-New Inhumans #5
- Steven Universe and the Crystal Gems #1 (sold out)
- A&A #1
- …. and many, many more!
- C2E2 [Mar 18 – 20] – no updates
- WonderCon [Mar 25 -27] – 3-Day badges sold out, autograph schedule now online
- Emerald City Comic Con [April 7 – 10] – added; Jerry “The King” Lawler, Jenna Coleman has cancelled her entire #ECCC appearance
- Ottawa Comic Con [May 13 – 15] – added Sean Astin, artist Robert Bailey
- MegaCon [May 26 – 29]
- Space City Comic Con [May 27 – 29] – Sons of Anarchy cast
- Fan Expo Dallas [Jun 3 – 5] – Frank Miller, Star Trek – (Nichelle Nichols, William Shatner, George Takei), Hayley Atwell, Jay & Silent Bob, John Cusack, Jack Gleeson, Doctor Who (Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman, Michelle Gomez), Stan Lee
- Comicpalooza [Jun 17 – 19] – Nerd Fu makes the Podcast Panel again, 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]