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: Masane Amaha (Witchblade) cosplayed by Jannet Vinogradov. The perfect cosplay for “Whip em’ out Wednesday” [FashinablyGeek]
Blizzard’s official Diablo account is showboats some fan art which re-imagines Diablo as “Where’s Waldo?” However, in this case, your task is to locate Diablo III’s director, Jay Wilson. Click image to embiggen [Geekosystem]
Sculptor Sillof loves to reshape toys. Particularly Star Wars figures. He’s obsessed with reimagining our favorite galactic heroes and villains as different concepts. He’s done western, feudal japan, steampunk and now… 90′s sci-fi. [Sillof]
deviantARTist KayleighOC has been makin’ waves with her impractical but brilliant nail art creations. She’s done some real neato nail shaping for Batman, Pokemon, Lord of The Ring and more. This week she’s sportin’ Edward Scissorhands themed nails. [(KayleighOC]
The Dark Side of the force is strong with this body painted lady spotted at the Solstice Parade 2012 at the Fremont Fair in Seattle, WA. The parade is filled with people who like to ride bicycles in the nude covered in paint and dressed up like Star Wars characters. [ObviousWinner]
Hoverboard Lightsaber Portal Gun Fight. It’s Star Wars meets Xbox 360 meets Back to the Future meets your worst nightmare. [CollegeHumor]
The Quintek Group’s groovy reinterpretation of the Star Trek intro includes memorable images from the sci-fi classic. [io9]
Harry Potter theme played on wine glasses. I can’t believe what I’m seeing. This must be witchcraft! [Geekologie]
“Hughes the Force” is a video from Kevin Smith’s YouTube channel that mashes the unlikely “forces” of John Hughes and Star Wars.
Don’t try to dupe me with all this bath-salt mumbo jumbo, the zombie apocalypse has clearly started. I say it’s time to arm ourselves with some anti-deadtite weaponry. This AR-15 with nine (30 round) mags, muzzle-break, three laser sights, multiple tactical flashlights, bi-pod and three red dot scopes ought to do the trick. [endo]
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