Welcome to the Nerd Fu podcast – Season 2: Episode 83. 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 Wonder Woman!
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.
Support Nerd Fu by using the links we provided below. For most of them, we get a little referral when/if you purchase.
- Don’t forget to join our mailing list. We send it out (usually on Friday) to keep you up-to-date on the latest in nerd news. ** We wouldn’t want you missing out on any awesome contests, sales, offers or extra entries (hint, hint)!
Movies in Theaters This Week
- Wonder Woman (d. Patty Jenkins) w/ Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Connie Nielsen, Robin Wright
Movies / TV to Buy
- Fist Fight
- The Shack
- Producer Hutch Parker says X-23 likely to get her own film rather than being a background character – [ign]
- Rosario Dawson in talks to star in the New Mutants film – [thr]
- Director Doug Liman exits Justice League Dark film – [superherohype]
- Behind the Sightings thriller to focus on the 2016 clown sighting epidemic – [deadline]
- The trailer for the star-studded Lucky Logan film is out – [thenerdfu]
- Joss Whedon to write and direct a few extra Justice League scenes per Zack Snyder’s request – [nerdist]
TV / Streaming News
- Netflix’s animated Castlevania trailer drops – [superherohype]
- The June lineup for Netflix – [thenerdfu]
- Sin City being reworked into a TV series – [collider]
- Animaniacs reboot in the works – [ign]
- Game of Thrones season 7 trailer is out –
- Loot Crate (June) ALTER EGO – deadline 6/19
- Firefly Cargo Crate (July) GOING MAD – deadline 7/15
- Star Wars Smuggler’s Bounty (July) DROIDS – deadline 7/15
- Disney Treasures (Jun) FESTIVAL OF FRIENDS – deadline 6/1
- Marvel Collector Corps (Jun) SPIDER-MAN HOMECOMING – deadline 6/15
- DC Legion of Collectors (Jul) BATMAN: THE ANIMATED SERIES – deadline 7/1
- Game of Thrones Pop!s & Pocket Pop! Keychains – Jon Snow, Tyrion Lannister, Cersei Lannister, Bran Stark, Tormund Giantsbane, Wun Wun (6″), BAM 2-Pack (Jon Snow & Bran Stark) + Jon Snow Pocket Pop!
- Kingsman: Secret Service Pop!s – Harry, Eggsy, Valentine, Gazelle
- Dragonball Z – Shenron Pop! – Galactic Toys Exclusive
- Five Nights at Freddy’s Sister-Loc Plush – Funtime Foxy, Funtime Freddy, Ballora, Ennard, Baby + Exotic Butters (Hot Topic)
- Five Nights at Freddy’s Pop!s – Balloon Boy (Walmart) and Nightmare Cupcake (Target)
- Retailer Exclusives
- Hot Topic: Mabelcorn Mabel (Unicorn Blood), Cleaning Levi
- BoxLunch: Star-Lord (Mixtape) with Headphones
- GameStop: Atheon & Xur
- FYE: Jimi Hendrix
- Walgreens: Iron Spider-Man Dorbz, Taskmaster Dorbz, Superior Spider-Man Pop!
- Target: Iron Man/Spider-Man 2-pack
- Guardians of the Galaxy poster by GABZ + Grey Matter Art – [thenerdfu]
- The Land Before Time poster by Patrick Connan – [thenerdfu]
- Python-opoly board game – [thenerdfu]
- Doctor Strange #21
- Spider-Gwen #20
- Trump Vs. Lincoln #1
- Gwenpool #16
- …. and many, many more
Comic Book News
- Marvel to bring a Venomverse to store shelves – [nerdist]
Boxes in Action
- Sound Box collectible short storage box, available for pre-order – [boxesinaction]
- Also available for pre-order: Spawn Show Folder, Science Lab, Space Trax, Spawn Origins Box Set
- BIA has teased a new box which will act as a follow-up to their “Slash” box
- WIZARD WORLD PHILADELPHIA [June 1 – 4] @ Pennsylvania Convention Center
- Tickets: 4-Day $89.95 | Thurs $35 | Fri $45 | Sat $55 | Sun $45 | ALL PRICES DO NOT INCLUDE SERVICE FEE
- Guests include: Charlie Sheen, Michael Rooker, Will Friedle, Rider Strong, Nichelle Nichols, Sean Gunn, Gene Simmons, James Marsters, Nicholas Brendon
- E3 [June 13 – 15] @ the Los Angeles Convention Center
- Tickets: Public passes are Sold Out
- Show Information: Discussions at the E3 Coliseum to include Neil DeGrasse Tyson, Ed Boon, Jack Black
- RTX [July 7 – 9] @ the Austin Convention Center
- Tickets: 3-Day VIP Sold Out | Weekend Pass $95 | Fri $45 | Sat $50 | Sun $35
- More information to come
- Roller Coaster of Death – [ozy]