Nerdy Bits: Princess Peach Wrecking Ball, Life Size Vader Toy, Diablo Voodoo Witch Cosplay, Scientifically Accurate Spongebob, And MOAR!!!

- 04-23-14Cool Stuff, Cosplay, Funny Videos, Nerd Culture Posted by Luke Gallagher

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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 nerdybits@nerdbastards.com

ABOVE: Princess Peach as Miley Cyrus, Wrecking Ball style by Action figure customizer Kody Koala. And I came in like a Chomping Ball… all you did was one me up.   [ToplessRobot]   (more…)

The Science Behind Captain America’s Shield

- 04-22-14Comics, Cool Stuff, Film, Nerd Culture, Tech Posted by James Daniels

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Scientists who don’t live in comic books have yet to unlock the secret of the serum that turned a 98 pound weakling into a block of ultra-patriotic, Nazi-pounding supermuscle, sadly.

However, Suveen Mathaudhu, a program manager in the materials science division of the U.S. Army Research Office and adjunct materials science professor at NC State University (plus a big, damn comic book geek), thinks he can explain certain aspects of Captain America‘s trusty vibranium shield to us mortals:  (more…)

Nerdy Bits: Iron Mystery Man, Vote for LEGO Ghostbusters, ‘Assassin’s Creed 4′ Honest Trailer, “Let it Game of Thrones”, & MOAR!

- 04-22-14Cool Stuff, Cosplay, Funny Videos, Nerd Culture Posted by Sarah Moran

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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 nerdybits@nerdbastards.com

ABOVE: Jinkies! The Mystery Machine has been upgraded by Tony Stark! Lyght Strife and Desiree Cosplay (Velma) are the perfect mystery solving team, no talking dog required. [Fashionably Geek] (more…)

Nerdy Bits: Le Sexy Blastoise Cosplay, Superman Animated Tribute, Zelda Rap, Game of Thrones Pop Music Parody, And MOAR!!!

- 04-21-14Cool Stuff, Cosplay, Funny Videos, Nerd Culture Posted by Luke Gallagher

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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 nerdybits@nerdbastards.com

ABOVE: Cosplay Queen Jessica Nigri’s Blastoise cosplay from Pokemon. Ignoring the obligatory pokeballs sexual innuendo, no one beats her in cosplay. She is the gold standard, for sure. [CBM(more…)

Nerd Art Dump: Disney’s ‘Firefly’, A Game of Future Past and Monsters Galore And MOAR!!!

- 04-20-14Cool Stuff, Nerd Culture Posted by Luke Gallagher

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Time for your weekly dose of the fantastic fandom-based art that’s hit the web this week with your Nerd Art Dump. Each and every week we pick and choose through the masses of prints and pics on the digital frontier to give you nothing but the best to fill your geek needs. So on with the dump

ABOVE: More Disney conversion! This time it’s the crew of Firefly reimagined as if they were getting their very own Disney animated adventure. – By Stephen Byrne(more…)

George R.R. Martin Reveals Just How Big His Dragon Gets

- 04-18-14Cool Stuff, TV Posted by Jacob Knight

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Get your mind out of the gutter. We’re talking about ACTUAL dragons, not George R.R. Martin’s…um…

Anyway, Game of Thrones mastermind George R.R. Martin has spoiled just how big Daenerys Targaryen’ dragons could get when they aren’t tiny, scaly, fire-burping babies anymore. Martin posted the above image, along with an an excerpt from his upcoming companion piece, The World of Ice and Fire: The Untold History of Westeros and the World of Game of Thrones. The image shows Aegon the Conqueror riding his dragon Balerion the Black Dread and is quite explicit in its depiction of the beast.

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Nerdy Bits: Sexy Captain Kirk Body Pillow, Facehugger Cake, Rockabilly Catwoman, Real Life Web Shooter, And MOAR!!!

- 04-18-14Cool Stuff, Cosplay, Funny Videos, Nerd Culture Posted by Luke Gallagher

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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 nerdybits@nerdbastards.com

ABOVE: Because who hasn’t ever dreamed of cuddling/dry humping a Captain Kirk body pillow? I demand a Picard pillow, make it so.  [Geekologie] (more…)

Nerdy Bits: Le Femme Gipsy Danger Cosplay, Pixar Easter Egg Challenge, Firefly Instagramed in Space, And MOAR!!!

- 04-17-14Cool Stuff, Cosplay, Funny Videos, Nerd Culture Posted by Luke Gallagher

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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 nerdybits@nerdbastards.com

ABOVE: If you are going to crochet a Admiral Ackbar cup sleeve for your coffee, you are obligated to shout “It’s a frap!”  [ThatNerdalicious] (more…)

Nerdy Bits: Walking Dead Easter Eggs, Mystique Body Paint, Sonic Goes to Hogwarts, LEGO-Nintendo Wishlist and MOAR!!!!

- 04-16-14Cool Stuff, Cosplay, Nerd Culture Posted by Regina Lizik


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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 nerdybits@nerdbastards.com.

ABOVE: I’m throwing a big Easter brunch on Sunday and I was considering doing a Game of Thrones theme and making dragon eggs, but I think I’d much rather terrify my guests by making zombie Easter eggs. I doubt my versions will look as awesome as the ones pictured above, which are handpainted by the very talented Lesley Jensen. [Between the Pages(more…)

‘Star Wars’ Themed Funeral was Ailing Child’s Final Wish

- 04-15-14Cool Stuff, Film, Nerd Culture Posted by James Daniels

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Here’s one that’ll get you right in the feels, as the kids say nowadays:

After being diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor in January, 4-year old Jack Robinson of the small village of Denmeade, Hampshire in England–through the generosity of his community and several celebrities–completed a “Bucket List” that concluded with an unique Star Wars funeral. More after the jump:  (more…)