Nerdy Bits: Life Sife Samus Aran Papercraft, Game of Thrones Drinking Game, Zombie Mall Attack and MOAR!
Every day the internet produces an astounding amount of goodies and gems. Most hilarious, some amusing, but all worth at least a few seconds of your time. We here at Nerd Bastards try to bring you the best bits of news and nerdery the webz has to offer, with a bit of snark thrown in. But sometimes not everything makes the cut. Monday through Friday we’ll be bringing you our inbox leftovers, our forgotten bookmarks, the nerdy bits that simply slipped through the cracks. You can submit items to Nerdy Bits by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ABOVE: Community star Yvette Nicole Brown with Captain America Shield. No further commentary needed [Agent M.]
This life-sized Samus Aran made from paper, glue, and tape is awesome. It’s amazing what meticulous things people do for fun. [geeks.tdw]
One Mass Effect fan’s boyfriend surprised her with a neato gift — a modded Nerf gun and mixer. If you toss in some flour, egg whites and yeast, you’ll still come up with better ending that ME3. [Tumblr]
Game of Thrones drinking game. So any scene with Sansa, Joffrey and Cersei in it is basically a chugging contest. Challenge accepted! [Warmingglow]
For every copy of ‘Before Watchmen’ sold, Alan Moore will eat a cat. [The-Gutters]
Star Trek Borg cube Cosplay. “We are Borg, your attempts to claim our virginity are futile” [Super Punch]
What would Star Wars have been like if it had been directed by Salvador Dali? This tattoo designed by deviantART member graynd brings us the persistence of empire by blending Star Wars and The Temptation of St. Anthony. [Geekologie]
Originally released in 1981, arcade classic Frogger is now over 30 years old. Suffice to say, it’s an forgotten old gem. Tyler DeAngelo thought that maybe, considering it’s age Frogger could use a modern updated. Instead of using new graphics, or or better hardware, he took his Frogger modification in a different direction by having it use the real time traffic on New York City’s 5th Avenue as the in-game obstacles everyone’s favorite virtual frog tries to avoid [Gizmodo]
Mega Man Meets the Wire [Dorly]
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