Archive for April 2010

04.16.2010

New Doctor Who Advertisement in Brightest Day

Brightest Day #0 came out this past Wednesday and was one of the more anticipated comics to be published in recent months.  While reading the issue, I was floored to find a Doctor Who advertisement on the inside back cover.  Wow! Two of my favorite hobbies colliding.  It felt like a case of, “You got […]

04.15.2010

New York Invasion by 8-bit Creatures!

This 2 minute 34 second video is genius!  If you remember video games from the 1980s, then this is for you.  You’ve simply got to watch it. If you can’t view the embedded video above, please click here.

04.14.2010

Feel the Force… For Real

Okay, this thing creeps me out – Star Wars Science – Force Trainer.  It’s been out for about seven months, but every time I see it advertised it freaks me out a little. Here is the description of the product: May the Force be with you! The Force Trainer by Uncle Milton actually allows you […]

04.13.2010

They Say a Picture is Worth a Thousand Words…

… I tend to agree on this one. I’m re-reading this crossover again and loving it!  The tabloid-sized/treasury comics of the 1970s are the coolest!

04.12.2010

Marvel Comics New Universe Ad – 1986

Set your Wayback Machines and Flux Capacitors for July 22, 1986, 4:22 a.m., EST – The White Event! This awesome advertisement ran in numerous Marvel Comics in 1986.  It was all leading up to The New Universe! D.P. 7 (Displaced Paranormals 7) (created by Mark Gruenwald) (32 issues, one annual) – D.P. 7 focuses on […]

04.9.2010

Superhero Fashion Emergencies

Here is a funny video from College Humor on Superhero Fashion Emergencies.   Enjoy and have a great weekend! See more funny videos and funny pictures at CollegeHumor. If you can’t see the embedded video above, please click here. My thanks to Stuart from THE GEEKEST LINK for sending this video my way.  

04.8.2010

Ewoks Save the Day – Vintage Pop-Up Book

My wife and children surprised me last week with a fantastic geek find.  While perusing a collection of used books, they found a cute little Return of the Jedi tie-in book entitled The Ewoks Save the Day.  This is a pop-up book that was produced in 1983.  It’s super fun and super cute.  Here are […]

04.7.2010

Galactic Empire State of Mind

If you enjoyed the Jay-Z parody, New Dork, then you’re going to love this Star Wars version.  Darth Vader sings Galactic Empire State of Mind. See more funny videos and funny pictures at CollegeHumor. If you can’t see the embedded video above, please click here. Here are the lyrics in case you have trouble following […]

04.6.2010

Stretch Armstrong the Werewolf?

Presenting another very special blog entry by my wife, The Irrepressible Gena! Just a little background for you, my wife is not a geek. She’s a wonderful (and gorgeous) normal person.  Without further ado, The Irrepressible Gena’s thoughts on Taylor Lautner’s casting as Stretch Armstrong… Since my office upgraded my computer, I noticed when I […]

04.5.2010

Hope you had a great April Fools’ Day!

I hope you enjoyed the April Fools’ Day gag about Judd Winick’s promotion to DC Comics Editor-in-Chief. This bit of fun was brought to you by: Frank – Idol-Head of Diabolu (the Martian Manhunter blog), Atom: The Mighty Might blog, …nurgh…, and Justice League Detroit Dan – It’s a Dan’s World Mike – Fortress of […]

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