Yesterday in the Nerd Verse… Jan 08, 2015

As if we didn’t already love Captain America, Chris Evans took it upon himself to help America’s Sweetheart Betty White to the stage during the People’s Choice Awards.  Awww.

Have you kept up with the recent trend of simplistic travel posters?  Well, if you love them as much as we do, you have to check out the official NASA posters released, advertising travel to Kepler-16b, HD 40307g, and Kepler-186f.  By the way, Kepler-186f says that “the grass is always redder on the other side.”  You win, NASA.  Source: NASA

The Arrow mid-season trailer came out.  See if you can figure anything out. Oh, and spoilers and stuff.

The new Ghost in the Shell trailer is here!  The film will release this summer in Japan.  Good luck, America.  I’m sure die hard fans will find a way though.  Source: Anime News Network

The Latino Review dropped the news that the Batman v. Superman teaser will drop during the Jupiter Ascending premiere in a month. Now that is marketing, people.

Will Arnett has started dishing on the LEGO Batman movie and whether The Dark Knight can ever be happy? Aren’t all LEGOs happy?  Source: Comics Alliance

Edward James Olmos aka Admiral William Adama from Battlestar Galactica has been cast in Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. His presence alone will shake things up in a major way.  Source: Marvel

The cutest Star Wars fan went viral.  If you haven’t seen 3 year-old James’ reaction yet, watch it here:

Game of Thrones is back on April 12th.  Set your DVRs!  Find someone with HBO!  Source: Cinema Blend

To round it all out, Image has a TON of news:

Scott Snyder and Jeff Lemire are teaming up for a book called A.D. After Death. Source: Image

Todd MacFarlane will be co-writing a book called Savior.  It drops this April. Source: Image

Brian K. Vaughan will be working on a new book called We Stand on Guard.  It’s official: Image Comics is taking over.  Source: Image

Yesterday in the Nerd Verse… Jan 04, 2015

Yesterday the sport’s world lost a friend.  Stuart Scott passed away at age 49.  Watch this amazing tribute to his life here.  Source: ESPN

The Talking Dead – your favorite talk show – won’t be on at Sundays at 8pm anymore.  But don’t fret, it will be moving to the 9pm slot, in order to give Better Call Saul the 8pm slot.  Things could be worse. Source: Twitter.

The Hobbit is still holding onto the Number 1 spot in the box office with 220.77 million made.  Haven’t seen it? May be a good time now that people have to work again after the holidays.  Source: Fandango

Hipsters went crazy when the Jurassic World preview came out last year.  Now they will have to watch the Super Bowl to see a super-sized trailer.  They may actually care about the game, too.  Source: ABC News

A fan made LEGO movie is making the rounds.  Jordan Haro created his very own Batman vs. Superman movie, and let me tell you, it is hilarious.  Source: BrickFlix

DC Collectibles will be releasing a line of Li’l Gotham figures, based on the designs of Dustin Nguyen and Derek Fridolfs.  It only makes since that The Joker and Harley Quinn are the best of this series. Source: GeekDad