Welcome to the Nerd Fu podcast – Season 2: Episode 13. If you’re looking for the latest & greatest in nerdy/geekie news, then this IS the podcast you’ve been looking for.
“As always”, 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 Shaun!
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 Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part II (D: Francis Lawrence) – Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutchinson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson …
- The Night Before (D: Jonathan Levine) – Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen, Anthony Mackie, Jillian Bell, Lizzy Caplan …
- Home Alone turns 25 – The cast then and now [Huffington Post]
- Star Wars / Neverending Story mashup trailer [Nerd Fu]
- The Dark Tower – Matthew McConaughey eyed for a lead role [Collider]
- Fast & Furious getting the ‘Marvel Treatment’ [Collider]
- Zoolander 2 trailer [YouTube]
- Daredevil Season 2 teaser trailer [slashfilm.com]
- Better Call Saul Season 2 premiere date set [AMC]
- Kurt Sutter has cancelled The Bastard Executioner … himself [Collider]
- Loot Anime BRAWL – Subscriptions available now.
- Loot Crate (November 2015) COMBAT – Final day to sign up 11/19. – SIGN UP NOW
- Smuggler’s Bounty (JAN) – Theme revealed – “The Resistance”
Funko/Vinyl Sugar Information
- Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz DORBZ (FEB)
- Oscar the Grouch Exclusive Pop! (JAN)
- Kung Fu Panda – Flocked Po Funko Pop! Exclusive (JAN)
- Materializing Tardis Revealed (???)
- Swamp Thing Pop!’s up for Pre-Order (MAY)
- Daredevil Netflix Series Pop!’s Coming Soon (???) – Daredevil Masked Vigilante, Daredevil in Red, Matt Murdock, Wilson Fisk
** Stay tuned for details and pre-order information
- New Spider-Man Walgreens Exclusive Pop!’s (???) – GITD Black Suit Spider-Man, Iron Spider, Taskmaster, Green Goblin
- GameStop + Funko Black Friday Mystery Boxes – Your chance at exclusives, including the super-rare Golden Pop!’s
- Fallout 4 – Does Crafting Make Fallout 4 Too Overwhelming? [IGN]
- COD Black Ops 3 – Mannequin Easter Egg
InvestComics Hot Picks of the Week Hot Picks #398 is here and Jay has the lowdown on the latest comics you should be picking up or passing up!
- Huck #1
- Batman Europa #1
- Ms Marvel #1
- Star Wars Vader Down #1
- Hero Hourly #1
- Six #1
- …. and many, many more
- New Orleans Wizard World [Jan 8 – 10] – added: Chris Evans, Hayley Attwell, Frank Grillo & Jeremy Renner!
- nothing too wild this week