Nerdy Bits: My Little Cephalopod, Steampunk Buzz Lightyear, The Actors of ‘Doctor Who’ & ‘Star Wars’, Bond vs Bond, 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: Funko POP!’s vinyl figures just got so much cooler. That’s right, mini dragons. Well, if you buy the Daenerys from their new Game of Thrones line. Which I will be. There’s also Sandor Clegane, a White Walker, Tyrion Lannister, Ned Stark, and Khal Drogo. Releasing Novemeber 1st! (Nerd Approved)
If you like the idea of thematically paired animals teaching the virtues of friendship, but ponies aren’t your thing, check out My Little Cephalopod! Mimblex is currently accepting orders. (Laughing Squid)
Full skirts featuring awesomely nerdy graphic designs have been a big hit lately, it was only a matter of time before this memsmorizing panaramic shot from the Mars Rover, Curiosity was printed. Available on Etsy. (Fashionably Geek)
Surprisingly no, this impressive cosplay of a steampunk Buzz Lightyear did not come from the recent Dragon*Con, but rather it was snapped at San Diego Comic-Con. It’s all awesome nonetheless. (Geek Tyrant)
Haha. Hulk make best wizard. (TDW: Geek)
The amount of crossover is stunning! Like, I think this had to be cannon now. The Doctor has totally visited a galaxy far, far away. (Geek Tyrant)
WARNING!! DO NOT WATCH THIS VIDEO IF YOU HAVE NOT FINISHED A STORM OF SWORDS OR DO NOT WANT TO BE TERRIBLY SPOILED FOR SEASON 3 OF GAME OF THRONES. Otherwise, enjoy the hell out of this funny PSA that will help you cope with the events of A Storm of Swords. (io9)
Want to know what all the buzz about Harry Potter was but don’t have the time nor endurance to sit through 8 movies? Here ya go, supercut it. (The Mary Sue)
With the help of some fancy editing the folks at Sky Movies re-edit several James Bond car chase scenes into one mega-chase featuring every Bond actor. It’s Bond vs. Bond! (TDW: Geek)
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