Podcast: Amazing Stories (S02E99)

Welcome to the Nerd Fu podcast – Season 2: Episode 99.  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

  • The Foreigner (d. Martin Campbell) w/ Jackie Chan, Pierce Brosnan
  • Marshall (d Reginald Hudlin) w/ Chadwick Boseman, Josh Gad, Kate Hudson
  • (limited) The Meyerowitz Stories : New and Selected (d. Noah Baumbach) w/ Adam Sandler, Ben Stiller, Dustin Hoffman, Emma Thompson
  • (limited) Goodbye Christopher Robin (d. Simon Curtis) w/ Margot Robbie, Domhnall Gleeson


Movies / TV to Buy

  • The Meyerowtiz Stories
  • Brawl in Cell Block 99

Movie News



TV  / Streaming News


Subscription Boxes

  • Loot Crate (Oct) MYTHICAL – deadline 10/19
  • Firefly Cargo Crate (Nov) CRIME AND POLITICS – deadline 11/15
  • Star Wars Smuggler’s Bounty (Nov) THE LASTJEDI – deadline 11/15
  • Disney Treasures (Dec) SNOWFLAKE MOUNTAIN – deadline 12/1
  • Marvel Collector Corps (Oct) THOR: RAGNAROK – deadline 10/15
  • DC Legion of Collectors (Nov) JUSTICE LEAGUE – deadline 11/1

Funko Reveals

  • Funko Christmas – New Vynl. Added – Elf (Elf + Narwhal), The Year Without Santa Claus (Yukon Cornelius + Bumble), Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (Heat Miser + Snow Miser)

  • Disney Afternoon Action Figures (NOV) – Darkwing Duck (+CHASE), Scrooge mcDuck, Baloo, Chip and Dale

  • DC Vynl (DEC) – Darkseid + Martian Manhunter

  • Thundercats Vynl (DEC) – Panthro + Cheetra

  • Costco Exclusive The Last Jedi 4-Packs (NOW) – individually packaged Pop!, with exclusive glowing lightsabers – The Rebel Pop! Four Pack includes Rey with a glow-in-the-dark lightsaber, Luke Skywalker, Chewbacca, and BB-8! The First Order Pop! Four Pack includes Kylo Ren with a glow-in-the-dark lightsaber, Supreme Leader Snoke, First Order Executioner, and BB-9E!

  • Kylo in Tie Fighter Pop! Deluxe (NOV)

  • Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite 2-Pack (NOV) – Black Panther + Monster Hunter

  • 10” Hulk – Target Exclusive (holidays)

  • Marvel Mystery Minis Plush Keychains (JAN) – Spider-Man, Spider-Gwen, Green Goblin, Carnage, Venom

  • DC Mystery Minis Plush Keychains (FEB) – Batman, The Joker, Harley Quinn, Catwoman, Batgirl


  • Retailer Exclusives
    • ThinkGeek / GameStop: 
    • Hot Topic: Some NYCC exclusives are up, Tempest Shadow (My Little Pony Movie)
    • Walgreens: 
    • Target: 
    • Toys R Us:
    • Box Lunch: NYCC Exclusives (BTVS, Dolores, Mickey Mouse 2-Pack)
    • FYE: Rugrats Reptar with Cereal
    • BAM: DC Bombshell Catwoman

The Stash-N-Cache






Comic Book News

Boxes in Action


  • MONDOCON [Nov 4 – 5] @ Austin American-Statesman
    • Tickets: 2-Day $99 | Sat or Sun each $50
    • “MondoCon is a celebration of everything we love, featuring incredible artists & creators from around the world, panels, screenings, food trucks, & interactive events. This is the fourth annual MondoCon and we can’t wait for you guys to see what we have planned!”
    • Guest include: Jock, Oliver Barrett, Scott C, Daniel Danger, Hi-Def Ninja, Rory Kurtz, Mike Mitchell, Randy Ortiz, Matt Taylor, Kevin Tong, Phantom City Creative

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About Steve

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

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