Nerd HQ: Conversations for a Cause: Nathan Fillion

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Nathan Fillion hosted two conversations at Nerd HQ this year; one alone and one with his friend, frequent collaborator, and fellow actor Alan Tudyk. Both sessions were sold out and raised over $6000 for Operation Smile. Nathan’s panels are always some of the most popular of the event not just … Continue reading

HD Deadpool test-footage officially released and new info from behind the scenes

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If you missed it, yesterday an early test footage was leaked featuring Ryan Reynolds (many believe it’s the role he was born to play). The test footage was shot by director Tim Miller and since its has been leaked, the internet has exploded with support behind this film. As of this morning, … Continue reading

SDCC 2014: Check out The Simpsons/Family Guy crossover episode trailer!

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It’s finally here. It was reported previously that The Simpsons and Family Guy, both being Fox shows, will be doing a crossover episode. The five-minute trailer was released at San Diego Comic-Con this past weekend and is not available to everyone. The hour-long episode will air as part of Family Guy’s … Continue reading

*Update* Cosplayer found covered in blood at San Diego Comic-Con

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Update: Reports are saying that a man was arrested at the Marriott Marquis and Marina in connection with the story, according to ComicsBeat. Harbor Police arrested a 29-year-old man early Sunday morning, July 27th in a hotel at 333 West Harbor Drive. He was booked into San Diego County Jail … Continue reading

League of Legends: Gnar, The Missing Link, revealed

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Too long have we waited. Too long have the Fields of Justice not seen fresh Yordle blood splatted throughout Baron pit. Too long have we waited for Gnar, The Missing Link. In what can be described as a somewhat Nidalee-esque Yordle, the newest character for League of Legends will be … Continue reading

Guardians of the Galaxy review

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I have to hand it to Marvel Studios for being brave enough to take chances with unconventional directors for their films. For Captain America: The Winter Soldier, the studio hired the Russo brothers, who were known for NBC’s Community, as co-directors. It worked out in Marvel’s favor, since the movie was highly praised and was … Continue reading

BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma gamelay of Celica A Mercury and Minerva

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During the BlazBlue web radio show, players were introduced to one of the two characters that are being added in the fall arcade update of BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma. Celica fights with the help of Mercury, which was designed by Kokonoe with plans taken from Konoe and Relius Clover. The creators made Celica a character for beginners … Continue reading

Fire Emblem: Awakening’s Lucina figure

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Last year Good Smile Company showcased a prototype figma featuring Lucina from Fire Emblem: Awakening, dressed up as Marth. During Wonder Festival 2014  Good Smile Company displayed the masked Lucina for everyone to see. Equipped with her Parallel Falchion at her side we can expect an unmasked version included in the box. … Continue reading

Dark Horse Comics and 343 Industries to release Halo replica ships and vehicles

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During the Dark Horse Comics “The Art of Video Games” panel at San Diego Comic-Con it was announced that Dark Horse Comics will be working together alongside 343 Industries to release replica ships and vehicles from the Halo universe. This isn’t the first time Dark Horse and 343 have worked together, … Continue reading

Assassin’s Creed Unity CG trailer has Assassin and Templar working together

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Check out the new Assassin’s Creed Unity CG trailer featuring our Master Assassin, Arno Victor Dorian, running through the crowd and slicing up the French soldiers. The catch? He’s there to save a Templar…wha?! If you watch the trailer, he kills the leader and finds a female cloaked in a … Continue reading

Guardians of the Galaxy is coming to Disney Infinity

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This September Disney Infinity 2.0 will features many of the Marvel Super Heroes and now Star-Lord, Gamora, Drax, Groot and Rocket Raccoon are the next heroes joining the fight. The Guardians of the Galaxy will have their own unique adventure and feature all five members to collect and enjoy including Rocket … Continue reading

SDCC 2014: Interview with Mad Magazine’s Editor in Chief, John Ficarra

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Mad Magazine has been tickling my funny bones my entire life. In fact, most of our parents grew up reading the pop culture satire. Today, traditions continue as Mad goes strong in the age of pop culture and reality TV, pulling more jokes than ever before. I got to chat with Editor in … Continue reading

Nerd HQ: Conversations for a Cause: Zachary Levi and Mystery Guests

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Every year at Nerd HQ, Zachary Levi puts together panel of mystery guests. It is unknown until they are announced onstage who will be sitting in. This year, that panel included Kal Penn, Mythbusters’ Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman, Freddie Wong, Taran Killam, Breckin Meyer, Colin Ferguson, and Nathan Fillion. … Continue reading

Nerd HQ: Conversations for a Cause: Zachary Levi

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Zachary Levi, the founder of The Nerd Machine and Nerd HQ, opened the 4th annual charity event benefiting Operation Smile at Petco Park Thursday morning with his own panel. His sold out session raised $6000 for Operation Smile. Zachary spoke a bit about the crowd-funding campaign Nerd HQ employed to help … Continue reading

Adrianne Curry beats up guy for sexual harassment at San Diego Comic-Con

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Photo by Tony Forte/WENN Sexual harassment is a serious issue, and when it heads to a nerd haven like San Diego Comic-Con, the issue is amplified 100 times more. The reason is because people expect these conventions to be a fun and happy place, so when something bad happens, it … Continue reading

SDCC 2014: Gotham cast zip-lines through Comic-Con

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One of the coolest things to do at San Diego Comic-Con was zip-lining through San Diego at the Gotham Zip Line Experience (located between the SD Convention Center and the Hilton Bayfront Hotel). The cast and crew from Gotham also made an appearance there including Ben McKenzie (Jim Gordon), Erin Richards (Barbara … Continue reading

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies teaser trailer is out

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San Diego Comic-Con is now over, and a lot of trailers and footage that premiered at the nerd con are now available online. Some of them included the extended trailer for Arrow season 3 and Sin City: A Dame to Kill For. Now we have the teaser trailer for Peter Jackson’s … Continue reading

Deadpool creator reacts to leaked test footage

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Seems like that leaked Deadpool test footage has created quite a bit of a stir in the online nerd community. So far it has been met with a lot of enthusiasm from fans who have waited too long for this film to become a reality. Deadpool creator Rob Liefeld has been talking … Continue reading