Nerd Block July 2014 Mystery Box Review

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Nerd Block July 2014 Classic Mystery Box arrived on my doorstep yesterday, and it comes with 5 nerdy items inside. So how does Nerd Block fare this month? Read below and find out. Like any good nerdy mystery box subscription, the thing I check out first is the t-shirt. With Nerd Block, … Continue reading

Young Princess Leia to be in Star Wars: Episode VII flashback scene

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There are some rumors floating around on possible side stories, but nothing is certain when it comes to the actual story behind Star Wars: Episode VII. It looks like we at least know there will be a flashback scene involving young Princess Leia. According to Daily Mail, we’ll get to see a … Continue reading



In a sudden stunning change of directorial duties, Disney has released Rian Johnson as the director for Star Wars Episode VIII. This is a shocker for fans of Star Wars and fans of Rian Johnson’s work. When asked about the reasoning behind the release, Disney CEO Bob Iger stated this: It is … Continue reading

Rian Johnson to write and direct Star Wars: Episode VIII


Looper director Rian Johnson is set to direct the next Star Wars film, Episode VIII. Sources said earlier, Johnson would be directing both episodes VIII and IX, but this is not the case. He will be writing and directing Episode VIII, but will write a treatment for Episode IX. Johnson … Continue reading

Star Wars Musical (Disney Parody): Behind the scenes

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After releasing their Star Wars Musical (Disney Parody), George Shaw Music released several behind the scenes footage and some fun videos for Star Wars and Disney fans to see. They will be doing parody musicals for Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi. For updates on their upcoming parodies … Continue reading

Harrison Ford’s injury will set him back 2 months for Star Wars: Episode VII

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Harrison Ford was involved in an accident on the set of Star Wars: Episode VII last week. Now it turns out, he’s going to be out of commission for about 2 months, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Ford broke his ankle and was taken to the hospital on Thursday. This … Continue reading

Harrison Ford injured on set of Star Wars: Episode VII


This doesn’t sound good, since it might hinder the production. J.J. Abrams has been starting principal photography on Star Wars: Episode VII recently, and already Harrison Ford, who plays Han Solo, has received an injury. His ankle was injured and he was taken to the local UK hospital and will … Continue reading

These aren’t the shoes you’re looking for – Vans x Star Wars line

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Actually, these are the shoes you’re looking for. With all the hype and buzz flying around for Star Wars these days, it’s just the perfect time for Vans to unveil their newest shoe line, Vans x Star Wars. On the heels of J.J. Abrams stating that the Millennium Falcon “won’t” be … Continue reading

J.J. Abrams says Millennium Falcon will NOT be in Star Wars: Episode VII


With leaked on-set Star Wars: Episode VII photos going crazy, J.J. Abrams has decided to respond with his very own “leaked” photo via Twitter. In the photo, he writes that he wants people to stop it with the leaked photos, and he also says that the Millennium Falcon will not be … Continue reading

Fantastic Four’s Josh Trank announced to direct stand-alone Star Wars film


Lucasfilm and Disney have dropped another breaking news today. Josh Trank, the director of Chronicle and the upcoming Fantastic Four reboot, is officially announced as a director for one of the many stand-alone Star Wars films. “We’re thrilled to welcome Josh into the family,” says Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy. “He is such an … Continue reading

Two new females officially join Star Wars Episode VII, Lupita Nyong’o and Gwendoline Christie


There were quite a few people who were upset about the official casting news of Star Wars Episode VII due to the fact that it was a bunch of guys with only one new female. Now people can rest easy knowing that J.J. Abrams has added some spice into the cast with … Continue reading

Sports and Geekery Collide! Interview with Geeky Jerseys!


As the Stanley Cup Playoffs series between the LA Kings and Chicago Blackhawks reaches a boiling point, us fans of non-playoff or eliminated teams will have to get our hockey fix elsewhere. Might I suggest you take a look at the coolest and geekiest  jerseys this side of Tatooine? Geeky Jerseys … Continue reading

Godzilla director Gareth Edwards and writer Gary Whitta set to go to a galaxy far, far away


Hot off the success of Godzilla, it looks like director Gareth Edwards is on his way to a galaxy far, far away. Gareth Edwards will be directing one of the multiple stand-alone films that Lucasfilm is developing. “Ever since I saw Star Wars I knew exactly what I wanted to do … Continue reading

The 11 best responses: Remove one letter from a game title, what’s the new plot?

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A most spectacular event happened under the radar about two weeks ago, and we’ve been watching it every day since its inception. Reddit user FlamingBagOnDoorstep posted to self.AskReddit: Remove one letter from a game title, what’s the new synopsis? The gaming community is a comical bunch, though of course, maybe … Continue reading