Nerdy Bits: Carbonite Han Toilet Seat, Steampunk Deadpool, Kids React To Old School TMNT, & MOAR!!!

- 07-22-14Cool 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: Han Solo Carbonite toilet seat. I think Han would prefer Disintegration to this fate. [Geekologie] (more…)

X-Men Producer Says ‘Deadpool’ Movie On Its Way (Someday…)

- 05-13-14Comics, Film Posted by Jason McAnelly

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No matter how many times we here at Nerd Bastards announce a new super hero movie in the works, there’s always at least one person that sounds off in the comments with “Where’s the Deadpool movie already!?” And while we can’t tell you exactly when the Merc with a Mouth might make the transition from comics to film, there is one woman that knows something. X-Men producer Lauren Shuler Donner has stepped up to address the Deadpool conundrum. (more…)

Kinberg Talks About X-Cellent Future in Movies and TV

- 04-28-14Comics, Film Posted by Adam A. Donaldson

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Big, shared universes are all the rage, all the cool movie studios are doing it after all. The Marvel Cinematic Universe being produced over at Disney/Marvel Studios is a good example of the system working well, but keep in mind that they don’t have access to the film rights for all the Marvel Comics characters. This is where Twentieth Century Fox comes in. They have the film rights for the Fantastic Four and all the X-Men related characters, and one man has been involved in the production of both film franchises: Simon Kinberg. While at Wonder Con a couple of weekends ago, Kinberg was asked about how Fox is going to capitalize on it’s Marvel properties now and in the future. (more…)

FOX Nails Down Dates for ‘The Fantastic Four 2′ the Third ‘Wolverine’ & One ‘Marvel Mystery Movie’

- 03-21-14Comics, Film Posted by Mark Poynter

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Everyone in Hollywood has jumped on the Superhero bandwagon, plotting out years worth of movies and trying to mirror the successful Marvel Studios Model of creating a shared universe for the character rights they own. 20th Century Fox is the latest continue this trend by announcing three new film dates for The Fantastic Four 2, The Wolverine 3, and an as yet unnamed, mystery Marvel movie. (more…)

Marvel’s Wedding Puzzle Solved: ‘Merc With a Mouth’ Marked for Marriage

- 01-02-14Comics, Cool Stuff, Nerd Culture, WTF? Posted by James Daniels

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With the release of the fifth and sixth pieces of the Wedding Puzzle (after the jump) , fan suspicions have been confirmed: Wade Wilson will be the Marvel Universe‘s blushing “Groom-to-be” in 2014.  (more…)

Nerd Art Dump: Joker’s Gotham City Circus, Pixar Characters Get Gritty Video Games and More!

- 11-03-13Cool Stuff, Nerd Culture Posted by Luke Gallagher

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Here we go, your weekly taste of the amazing nerd based art to hit the net this week. It’s your Nerd Art Dump, so enjoy this whirlwind trip of the webs finest.

ABOVE: What started out as a simple request, take the classic Beatles Abbey Road album cover and replace the band with characters from their favorite fandom has ended with ‘Geek Road‘ by the amazing Aviv Or

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‘Zombieland’ Scribes Have Drafted Script for a Possible ‘Deadpool’ Film

- 11-01-13Comics, Film, Interviews Posted by James Daniels

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Director Tim Miller has confirmed that the long rumored and oft-discussed Deadpool flick is close to being greenlit. Zombieland screenwriters Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick have complered a draft of the script, and likely star Ryan Reynolds has claimed the movie will be made “eventually” in a recent interview with Superhero Hype. (more…)

‘Deadpool’ Movie Tip Toes Toward Fruition

- 10-24-13Comics, Film Posted by Brent Cook

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Since the character was featured in X-Men Origins: Wolverine, and I’m sure for years before that, people have wanted to see a Deadpool movie. Well, according to Ryan Reynolds, we may be just a few tiny steps closer to seeing the Merc with a Mouth on the big screen in his own feature film! (more…)

Nerd Art Dump: Adventure Time With Wolverine, The ‘Walking dead’, ‘Game of Thrones’ & MOAR!

- 08-31-13Cool Stuff Posted by NickBungay

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Each and every week we scour the Internet for nothing but the best in nerdy art. We leave no digital stone unturned, we poke and prod every nook and cranny of the Interwebz. Why? Because we love you, and we love to bring you weekly feed of nerd art.

On with the dump!

Above: how great would this be? Recast Adventure Time‘s Finn with the Marvel mutant madness of Wolverine and you’ve got some quality television for the kids.  [Nerd Approved]

Hit the jump for Earthworm Jim, Catwoman and more. (more…)

Jeff Wadlow Writing ‘X-Force’ Movie, Likely to Star Cable & Deadpool; Plus Magneto Movie Still in the Works

- 07-13-13Comics, Film Posted by Sarah Moran

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The news on FOX‘s X-Force movie is just steamrolling! Only this past Thursday night did we even learn FOX was interested in a feature film based on the 90s comic book series, and now the movie has been officially confirmed as in the works with Jeff Wadlow, writer/director of the soon to be released Kick-Ass 2, attached to write the screenplay.

Likely, this rapid release of this X-Force news is tied to San Diego Comic Con happening next weekend. FOX dragged their feet in releasing the details of their Saturday Hall H panel, and I’m going to guess it’s because they wanted to have as much of this X-Force stuff finalized before they officially, officially announce the flick in front of thousands of nerds.

So what do we know? Well, Wadlow is indeed writing the screenplay, as THR reported yesterday, and may be interested in directing as well. As for the line-up of characters who’ll comprise the team? X-Force creator Rob Liefeld is convinced you can’t have an X-Force movie without Cable or Deadpool, tweeting,

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Liefeld’s got more to say, hit the jump to find out!

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