Hey kids!, and welcome to Episode 29 of the Nerd Fu Podcast, where your resident NERDS Steve & Sully cover the latest in Nerd news. If you consider yourself a nerd/geek, then you are in the right place.
Every week, we talk SCREENSHOT (movies & tv), STOCKPILE (collectibles), HIGH SCORE (gaming), COMICS n CONS (no description needed) and WILD CARD (our catch-all, random stuff category).
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Movies in Theaters This Week
The Lego Movie (D: Phil Lord, Christopher Miller) – Chris Pratt, Will Arnett, Elizabeth Banks, Alison Brie, Charlie Day, Will Ferrell, Morgan Freeman, Shaq
Vampire Academy (D: Mark Waters) – Zoey Beutch, Lucy Fry, Gabriel Byrne
The Monuments Men (D: George Clooney) – George Clooney, Matt Damon, Bill Murray, Cate Blanchett, John Goodman
R.I.P. Philip Seymour Hoffman – 1967-2014
Transformers: Age of Extinction Super Bowl trailer – watch it again and again and…..
DiCaprio & Hill Re-Team in Story of Richard Jewell (deadline.com)
Seth Gordon (Horrible Bosses) in Negotiations to Helm UNCHARTED (collider.com)
Marc Webb Reveals B.J. Novak’s Character in The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (superherohype.com)
Stan Lee Cameo in Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (entertainment weekly)
Candice Patton & Carlos Valdes cast in The Flash (superherohype.com)
Hot Topic Exclusives
- Viserion (one of the three Game of Thrones dragons)
- Brienne of Tarth (blood splattered variant)
- Stan Lee – ‘Nuff Said! variant
- Doc Brown – GITD Radioactive variant
Ghostbusters – Spengler, Stantz, Venkman, Slimer AND The Stay Puft Marshmallow man all coming soon! Don’t worry, Funko didn’t forget Winston.
DC Scribblenauts Unmasked – blind box mini figures (IGN.com)
itt bittys from Hallmark (link coming soon)
Disney Infinity will be using Marvel & Star Wars properties (IGN.com)
Super Retro Trio – unboxing from IGN
COMICS N’ CONS
InvestComics Hot Picks of the Week – Jay gives us the low-down on which comics to pick up and which ones to pass on!
Turok #1 Exclusive Cover and Signing at Heroes’ Haven in Tampa, FL (heroeshavencomics.com)
Ms Marvel #1 – The legend has returned! (Marvel.com)
28 Days Later Omnibus – Volume 1 (BOOM! Studios)
SDCC 2014 Badge PreRegistration sales February 8 (sdccblog.com)
MegaCon (March 21-23) – Stan Lee, Allison Mack, David Morissey, Eliza Dushku, Aaron Asmore, Ivy Doom Kitty, James Marsters, John Barrowman & more
Dallas Comic Con – Sci Fi Expo (Feb 8-9)
* VIP Tickets now SOLD OUT
Bad Elf GPS (uncrate.com)
“Savior” – New shirt design from Francis Te of TeeNoEvil
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