Star Wars News!

*SPOILERS AHEAD* This has been a huuuuuuge week in Star Wars news/rumors. From the announcement of a fireworks spectacular at Disney, to the rumored title and a key scene from Episode VIII, it is everything a fan can hope for with a mere 572 days until the theatrical release. Disney has a treat for all fans heading to Florida: Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular will be debuting at Walt Disney World’s Hollywood Studios beginning June 17th. This show will include the most elaborate fireworks... Read More

Holy Coin Holder Batman!

In what is quite possibly the most important news story of my life, the William Shakespeare bust from the 1966 Batman series is going to be available for sale!!  For those of you not entirely familiar with this classic piece of Bat-history, the bust of Shakespeare in stately Wayne Manor flips open to reveal a button.  With just a push of that button, a bookcase moves aside allowing access to the Bat-poles and the Batcave. Diamond Select,  the company producing the bust, debuted it this... Read More

Gotham, Episode 21 – “Wrath of the Villains: A Legion of Horribles” Review: Inside Arkham

Warning: The following review contains spoilers from this week’s episode of Gotham. Fish Mooney is back! After Hugo Strange (BD Wong) has no luck bringing back his patients/victims with memories, he decides to do things a little differently with Fish Mooney (Jada Pinkett Smith). He turns up the voltage to 200% of what it was with the others, and splices her with cuttlefish DNA. Hugo Strange is ecstatic that Fish can remember who she is. Instead of doing tests on her, he decides to go on to... Read More

Mr. Robot Season 2 Trailer, Release Date, and New Cast Announced

Warning: This article contains spoilers for season one and two of Mr. Robot. The little show that could, Mr. Robot – which won both Golden Globes Awards and a Peabody Award – has released a teaser trailer for the much anticipated second season. I have to say, this trailer did not disappoint one bit. The thrill, the tension, and the roller coaster ride of mind games have only upped the ante from season one. The relationship between Mr. Robot (Christian Slater) and Elliot Alderson... Read More

nerdslant Live! #9 : A Captain America: Civil War Exclusive

For the newest, very special edition of nerdslant Live!, we dedicated the entire podcast to talking about all-things Captain America: Civil War. We completely breakdown every aspect of the film, including our overall thoughts, the amazing airport-fight sequence, character development (and who we each identified with in the film), the introduction of Tom Holland as Spider-Man and Chadwick Boseman as Black Panther, and the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe from here. If there’s... Read More

The MCU’s Keeping the Magic Alive with Doctor Strange

Fresh off the success of Captain America: Civil War, Marvel’s shifted its focus to the next Marvel Cinematic Universe installment / kickoff film franchise, Doctor Strange, starring Benedict Cumberbatch.  Debuting on the big screen in November, Strange will be the newest on-screen character in a stan alone film since Ant-Man, and the only new character to get their own film until Black Panther is released in 2018. Despite being the newbie of the MCU, reports have come in confirming the... Read More

Black Panther Brings Diversity to the MCU

As Captain America: Civil War climbs steadily towards a $1-billion global box office this week, the Marvel Cinematic Universe has become bigger than perhaps anyone had ever expected.  From the start of Phase 1, casting decisions have been one of the real strengths of the series.   Granted, there have been foibles along the way, but from Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark to the newest additions of Tom Holland as Spiderman, and Chadwick Boseman as T’Challa/Black Panther, I’d say that... Read More

All Systems Are Go! Pokémon GO, That Is

Niantic Labs, creators of the wildly popular Ingress augmented reality game, have just announced that registration for its most recent project, Pokémon GO , is going public. I had the pleasure of playing a tech demo a few months back, and I can tell you that this game’s definitely worth the wait. Built for iOS and Android platforms, the game’s due out sometime in 2016. Pokémon GO combines mobile-location technology using your mobile devices GPS function and augmented reality... Read More

Introducing the World Of Warcraft Cookbook: Feed Your Alliance in Style

Anyone who’s had the pleasure of playing World of Warcraft knows that cooking and discovering recipes are kind of a big deal. Chelsea Monroe-Cassel, author of the amazing Game of Thrones cookbook, has happily to announced her newest culinary masterpiece: The World of Warcraft: The Official Cookbook. Now you too can create the finest cuisine Azeroth has to offer, and you don’t have to grind your Cooking Skill  to master level or farm for recipes to do it. Interestingly... Read More

The X-Files Season 11 May Not Be Too Far Off

The recent season finale of The X-Files left a lot of fans worried that the series would end up continuing without their favorite agents, Fox Mulder (David Duchovny) and Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson). When the executives at Fox asked show-creator Chris Carter if he’d “ever thought of doing episodes without Mulder and Scully”, he had this to say, as he told IGN: “Well, that’s an interesting idea, I’d never considered that… and I don’t think I would ever... Read More