Nerdy Bits: Inadequate Iron Man, Epic Mini-Voltron, Metal Covers of ‘Doctor Who’ & ‘X-Men’ Themes 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: That moment when you realize your cosplay is kind of lame. (Fashionably Geek)
Nerdy pet owners never stop impressing us. First there was the AT-AT cat condo and now a TARDIS cat tower! Man, cats get the coolest things. (Nerd Approved)
Rocksteady has released more concept for their upcoming Batman: Arkham City DLC, Harley’s Revenge. A woman in mourning could be capable of anything. It releases on Xbox and PS3 may 29th. (Comic Book Movie)
Well, this little girl wins having the coolest costume ever. Look at the detail! And that badass expression of her face. Look out Ro-beasts, this kid’s gonna fuck you up. (Geek Tyrant)
Harry UK is back with another brilliant Portal parody. This time the cores take on Beyonce’s, “If I Were a Boy.” How can you not just want to cuddle the little personality cores when the sing this sweet ballad? Y’know, before they begin plotting your death. (Kotaku)
In Minecraft you can build anything. Even a complete reproduction of the lands of Westeros. That’s right, awesome people over at Westeroscraft have recreated much of Westeros and they’re not done yet. Above is time-lapse video showing the creation of Pyke on the Iron Isles, check out Nerd Approved for more.
Turn up your speakers and get ready to rock out! Unless you’re at work, they might frown on that. Listen to Doctor Who go metal from Youtuber 331Erock, who was also responsible for that kick ass Game of Thrones metal cover. (Geeks of Doom)
Let’s just keep the tunes rolling. Here he is again, real name Eric Calderone, putting his metal spin on X-Men theme from the 90s cartoon. And I wish I could take credit for this, but no, via TDW: Geek, “It’s so metal, Magneto could throw it like a projectile.” Hells yeah.
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