Yesterday in the Nerd Verse…Mar 10th, 2015

Alan Tudyk and Nathan Fillion are coming at you with a new series called Con Man. The only thing you have to do is fund it. Oh by the way, its already fully funded. But you should go fund it more anyway so we can get more eps! Source: Indiegogo

The new Daredevil preview is proving the best reason to watch the Netflix series is Vincent D’Onofrio. You guys remember when he was Thor in Adventures in Babysitting? Yeah, that guy is long gone.

Johnny Depp hurt himself on the set of the new Pirates movie and will need surgery. All reports make it seem like the injury is minimal. Source: The Wrap

Owen Wilson and Ben Stiller took the stage of Paris Fashion Week to deliver news we have been waiting with bated breath for 14 years. A new Zoolander movie is happening.

So Hafthor Bjornsson of Game of Thrones just broke ANOTHER world record. This time he threw a 56 pound kettlebell 19 feet and three inches. 56 pounds, people. Source: The Bleacher Report

A new trailer of The Flash shows Mark Hamill as Trickster. As expected, the best thing about this trailer is a Cisco one-liner.

Chris Pine is rumored to be the next Green Lantern. Of course, I would take this with a grain of salt, especially since The Latino Review first broke the news. Pot-stirrers. Source: Instagram

Vince Gilligan has a message for people visiting Albuquerque: STOP THROWING PIZZA’S ON WALT’S ROOF! But for real, a really nice semi-elderly lady lives there, and it’s not nice. True story. We met her. And she is not amused. Source: YouTube

Pictures of the Sand Sisters in season 5 of Game of Thrones have been released. Watch out, Daenerys, there’s fresh blood in town. Source: EW

Also released are all four covers for EW’s Game of Thrones issue. Yep, gonna have to get all of ’em. Source: EW

 

Yesterday in the Nerd Verse… Feb 4, 2015

Brian Michael Bendis will be leaving his X-Men legacy with Uncanny X-Men #600. Sad days. Source: Comic Book Resources

I’m thinking he’s back…again. Indeed, there is a John Wick sequel in the works. Source: Movies.com

Ever watch Breaking Bad and think, “I would love to listen to Walt Jr. DJ in a NYC club!”? Well now is your chance! RJ Mitte will be pressing play on his iTunes on April 10th at the B.B. King’s Blues Club. Source: MixMag

Charlie Hunnam will star in the film Lost City of Z, based off the book Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon by David Grann. Source: IGN

The Daredevil preview came out today, and ERMEHRGERD it looks so good! Dark and pretty scary, but so exciting!

A Venezuelan man has fulfilled (ok, only sorta) his dream of looking like Red Skull. Ya know, the TERRIFYING enemy of Captain America. He has implants in his forehead, red and black tattoos on his face, tattooed eyeballs (EYEBALLS!), and most disturbingly, the cartilage from his nose has been removed. Source: Daily Mail WARNING: Only click the link if you have a strong stomach and don’t want nightmares (I shouldn’t have clicked the link)

In happier news, Jurassic World meets LEGO and the results are amazingly cute. You can catch the premiere of the trailer for the Jurassic World game.

Milo Ventimiglia will be joining the cast of Gotham as The Ogre, but not The Ogre from the DC comics, rather a character of the TV series own making. He will be a serial killer who preys on women. Source: IGN

Hafthor Julius Bjornsson aka The Mountain in Game of Thrones broke a 1,000 year old record and is now The World’s Strongest Viking. I don’t think it could get cooler than that. Source: IronMind.com

WALL-E and Doctor Who LEGO sets are coming! That sound you just heard was money vanishing from millions of wallets. Source: LEGO Ideas