Podcast: Off the Rails (S02E41)

Welcome to the Nerd Fu podcast – Season 2: Episode 41.  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

  • The Legend of Tarzan (D: David Yates) – Alexander Skarsgard, Christoph Waltz, Margot Robbie, Samuel L. Jackson
  • The Purge: Election Year (D: James DeMonaco) – Frank Grillo, Elizabeth Mitchell
  • The BFG (D: Stephen Spielberg) – Mark Rylance ,Ruby Barnhill, Penelope Wilton, Jemaine Clement

Movies / TV to Buy

  • Eye in the Sky
  • Whiskey Tango Foxtrot
  • Kung Fu Panda 3
  • Red Vs Blue: The Chorus

Movie News





Subscription Boxes

  • Loot Crate Dystopia (JUNE) – [thenerdfu]
    • Next Box (JUL) Futuristic
  • Marvel Collector Corps – Next box themed Spider-Man (AUG)
  • DC Legion of Collectors [Next Box] – Suicide Squad (JULY)
  • Star Wars Smuggler’s Bounty [Next Box] – Jabba’a Palace (JULY)

Funko Information






InvestComics Hot Picks of the Week Hot Picks #430, (Top 5: #68) which includes a Jade Street title, is here and Jay has the lowdown on the latest comics you should be picking up or passing up!



  • Uncanny Inhumans #11 – (Sold Out across the board)
  • Grayson Annual #3 – (Harley Quinn appearance – Sold Out)
  • Spider-Gwen Annual #1
  • Captain Marvel #6
  • Deathstroke Annual #2 – (New villain named Balkan joins the fray)
  • …. and many, many more




Game of Thrones getting it’s own convention – [comicbook]

  • RTX [July 1 – 3] – 3 Day VIP  [SOLD OUT],  schedule is live, Facebook event page is up, autograph emails sent out
  • SDCC [July 21 – 24]
    • Luke Cage heading to SDCC – [deadline]
    • WB returning with 21 shows – [collider]
    • WB bringing Kong: Skull Island
    • Skottie Young tweeted that he might be going
    • Orphan Black will return to SDCC for 5th and final season
    • HBO bringing GOT, Silicon Valley, Outcast and Vice Principals
    • Bandai America revealed Power Rangers exclusives at SDCC
    • Doctor Strange banners are up around town
    • Trains are wrapped for The Exorcist and Agents of SHIELD
    • Crazy4ComicCon has a great list of offsite events – [crazy4comiccon]
  • MONDOCON [ Oct 22-23 ] Mondo sent out a tweet announcing dates, says ticket info coming soon
  • NYCC [Oct 6 – 9] – Fan verification closed



About Steve

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

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