The Nerd Fu Podcast – EPISODE 78 – Fifty Shades of Spidey

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Every week 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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Check out the awesome stuff we shared with you in Episode 78. Visit the links below & don’t forget to support the sites you visit by clicking on some of the ads on their page. It’s like tipping, but doesn’t cost you anything!


  • Get those entries in for our Shiny Prize Pack Giveaway, full of awesome #Firefly prizes from Funko and Hot Topic.  Enter now and return daily to earn more chances to win.  Ends 2-17 at 11:59 pm.
  • Shiny GiveawayPSA – Valentine’s Day is less than 48 hours away! If you’ve waited til the last minute, then never fear.  Vanessa has a list of 5 Romantic Comedies Loved By Men.  Make dinner and fire one of these movies up so you can both enjoy the evening.  Don’t get Notebooked people!


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Movies in Theaters This Week

Fifty Shades of Grey (D: Sam Taylor-Johnson) – Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan, Marcia Gay Harden  …
Kingsman: The Secret Service (D: Matthew Vaughn) – Adrian Quentin, Colin Firth, Samuel L. Jackson, Mark Hamill, Michael Caine …
Movie News



Funko Information

Funko‘s Toy Fair catalog leaked before the show can even begin – an incredible list of Pop!’s, Legacy and Pop! Rides figures was published to social media sites, but Funko asked that people take down the images.  Out of respect for Funko, we will not publish those images…. but we might have talked a little bit about what we saw on the podcast.  You’ll have to listen to find out.
Other Great Collectibles
The Fifth Element-inspired MulitPass by ReactionDesigns – [Esty] **Sorry folks, this one is sold out.
Iron Man 3 Masterpiece “Igor” Figure – [BigBadToyStore] **Side note – this and the Hulkbuster suit are not the same!


Evolve is out! – [IGN]

COMICS N’ CONS InvestComics-Header-Logo

InvestComics Hot Picks of the Week Hot Picks #358 is here and Jay has the lowdown on the latest comics you should be picking up or passing up!


  • Darth Vader #1
  • Amazing Spider-Man #14
  • Spider-Woman #4
  • Divinity #1
  • Empty #1
  • Priceless Pirate Princess #1
  • Harvester #1
  • Harley Quinn Valentine’s Day Special #1
  • …. and many, many more

A-Force female driven comic lands in May – [Marvel]


SXSW [March 13 – 22]
WalkerStalker Con Dallas [March 14-15] – Steven Yeun, Emily Kinney, Chandler Riggs, IronE Singleton, Michael Cudlitz, Chad Coleman, Nestor Carbonell, Henry Ian Cusick, Daniel Dae Kim…
Emerald City Comic Con [March 27 & 29] – Jenna Coleman added
C2E2 [April 24 to 26] – Amanda Tapping added
Comicpalooza [May 22 to May 25] – Stan Lee announced


VigilanTees (A showcase book of tshirt designs and designers and websites in the world of daily shirt sales) – [Kickstarter]

About Sully

Co-founder of Nerd Fu. TV and TiVo fanatic, movie buff, collector of Pop!'s, part-time gamer.

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