Nerdy Bits: Mesmerizing David Bowie ‘Labyrinth’ .Gif, $10,000 ‘Hobbit’ Sword Replica, Gandalf on a Suede Chair, R2D2 High Heels, ‘Star Wars: into Darkness’, and MOAR!
Forged long ago in the lost Elf kingdom of Gondolin, Orcrist, the ‘goblin cleaver’, was a legendary blade, well known to the wise of Middle-earth and infamous among their enemies. This legendary (replica) crafted Elvish born sword can be yours… for a mere $9,900. ’cause $10,000 would just be asinine. [ObviousWinner]
R2D2 high heels. These aren’t the shoes you’re looking for.[Geekologie]
Man of Steel Superman action figure from Movie Masters. Really starting to dig the suit, but I do wish he had the red underoos belt like in the comics.[CBM]
Proving once again that some nerds have way too much time on their hands, here’s Game of Thrones Kings Landing crafted in Minecraft [NerdApproved]
My friends always ask me “where do you get such wonderful paintings?” I send them to artist RobertBurden. He makes astonishing pop art featuring homages to 80’s action figures, toys and movies. Take a look at this “The Holy Batman” for example, it’s pure opulence. [RobertBurden]
Ghostbusters Proton Pack Replica. You’d have to become a real Ghostbuster to get a Proton Backpack more realistic than this. The measurements are exact to the packs from the films, and both the cyclotron and powercell have working lights. [GeekAlerts]
Gandalf, drawn on a suede chair. You shall not fart! [9gag]
UK film critic Ross Thompson decided to mash up some audio and visuals from the original Star Wars trilogy with elements from the upcoming Star Trek movie, sans lens flares [GAS]
Musician Sagar Jethani took the Downton Abbey theme by John Lunn, mashed it up with the Game of Thrones theme by Ramin Djawadi and… [BuzzFeed]
Did you know George Lucas has a daughter who’s a MMA fighter? I didn’t. Here’s a trailer for a documentary about her. Cripes, makes me scarred to make fun of Georgie (and his bastardization of the prequels). He’ll sick his daughter on me, and I would lose. This chick kicks ass. [TheMarySue]
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