Nerdy Bits: Bad@ss Blackwater Tyrion Statue, ‘Portal’ Panties, ‘The Hunger Games’ Gets an Honest Trailer, and MOAR!
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Above: ForAllEternitie brings Tigra to life in a cosplay that somehow manages to make Tigra and skimpy little bikini look fierce and sexy, not silly and ridiculous. Bravo on that excellent paint job. (CBM)
Yes, you two can own your own statue commemorating Tyrion Lannister being a badass as the Battle of the Blackwater. For a price. But what price can you really put on giving Tyrion the credit he deserves. HALFMAN! HALFMAN! HALFMAN! (Nerd Approved)
It is recommended you purchase these for your non-cubic, human-shaped companion of affection. For science. (Fashionably Geek)
Immerse yourself in years of Batman history with this incredible infographic, From Kane to Nolan: Seventy Years of Bat Evolution . Must click to embiggen. (Blastr)
Your favorite video game companies are explained as those friends you have. If you had friends and didn’t just sit in your house all day like Blizzard Entertainment. Visit Dorkly for the rest.
The Hunger Games gets and a well deserved, honest trailer, that especially points out how the movie glosses over that one important bit, y’know, about the real hunger. (TDW)
You’ve got to wonder what new scenes Peter Jackson will be added to The Hobbit to turn those films into a trilogy. Well, here’s an exclusive sneak peek! (TDW: Geeks)
Twins Camille and Kennerly, known for playing fantasy video game themes on their electric harps while standing in either the desert or a field, are back. This time in the forest playing the theme from The Elder Scrolls. (Kotaku)
I will be tired of these GTA mods. This one isn’t fancy like R2-D2 or Mickey Mouse, but there’s something delightful about watching a horse rampage through a city in a high-speed chase. (TDW: Geek)
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