Posts tagged "nerd alert"

Nerd Alert: New “Star Trek Into Darkness” Images & Ryan Gosling Makes Nerd Dreams Come True

New batch of “Star Trek Into Darkness” images! [The Mary Sue]
And here’s a clip from “The Walking Dead,” which returns this Sunday, thank god. [The Mary Sue]
The legendary Hollywood makeup artist responsible for, among other things, Yoda from “Star Wars” has passed away. [Newser]
George R.R. Martin, who wrote Game of

Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 7, 2013

Nerd Alert: Another “Walking Dead” Preview & The Sex Appeal Of The Dudes From “Star Wars”

Yesssssss, new “Walking Dead” preview. Just three weeks to go… [The Mary Sue]
Everyone’s talking about gun control, but what are we going to do about emoji gun violence? [Hyper Vocal]
The best memes based on video games like Super Mario Land and Skyrim. [The FW]
Winnie Cooper is starring in a SyFy original movie?

Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 17, 2013

NASA Is Developing Warp Speed!


Apparently the Milky Way contains 17 billlllllion planets the size of Earth. Billlllllion. [Newser]
And NASA is apparently developing warp speed technology – yes, just like on “Star Trek”! — so we can, you know, in theory, explore them. I think it’s time for us to review the tenants of the Prime Directive don’t you? God, this gives me…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 9, 2013

More “Star Trek Into Darkness” Tidbits! Plus, Bigfoot Finally Captured?!

Woot! More “Star Trek Into Darkness” plot info has been revealed. Spoilers at the link, FYI. [The Mary Sue]
And here are a bunch more stills from the movie as well. []
Has Bigfoot been captured? A group called Quantra is claiming to have captured a Sasquatch they’ve named “Daisy.” How …

Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 3, 2013

Nerd Alert: Would You Crossover Into “The Twilight Zone” Again?

Oh this is exciting news … CBS is supposedly rebooting “The Twilight Zone”! [The Mary Sue]
Did Reuters accidentally reveal plot info for the upcoming film “Star Wars VII” in a story about the Mayan Apocalypse? [The Mary Sue]
Speaking of the end of days, here’s how the internet is prepping for…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 20, 2012

The Official “Star Trek Into Darkness” Trailer Arrives, Hints At Major Character’s Death

Okay, the full length trailer for “Star Trek Into Darkness” is out and teases a character’s death in a major way. Also, still not clear who Benedict Cumberbatch is playing because obviously JJ Abrams is a sadist. [The Mary Sue]
As expected, “The Hobbit” killed in its opening weekend, taking in $84.8 million at…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 17, 2012

The Demand For A Real Life Death Star Is Remarkably High, Plus The “Man Of Steel” Trailer Debuts!

That petition demanding the U.S. government build a Death Star is actually getting a lot of signatures. [The FW]
The feminist “Walking Dead” fan in your life will be really happy if you get her this “Michonne: Impossible” T-shirt for Christmas. [The Mary Sue]
The first official trailer for “Man Of Steel”…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 12, 2012

A “Freaks And Geeks” Reunion & More “Star Trek Into Darkness” Theories!

The cast of canceled-too-soon TV series “Freaks and Geeks” reunited for an awesome Vanity Fair photoshoot, reminding me that I need to watch that show from start to finish again. Check out more pics from the shoot at the link. [Refinery 29]
I am still thinking about the teaser trailer for “Star Trek Into Darkness”

Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 6, 2012

“Star Trek Into Darkness” Poster Revealed & A “Walking Dead” Bikini Girl Calendar

“Star Trek Into Darkness” may not have punctuation in its title, but it now has its first official poster! Which doesn’t even feature the Enterprise or space, just a destroyed city landscape and an unidentifiable man standing on a pile of rubble. What does it all meaaaaaaan? [The Mary Sue]
The ability to “DISLIKE” your friends&#8217…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 3, 2012

“Star Trek Into Darkness” Gets A Synopsis — But Who’s The Villain?!

Be still my beating nerd heart — the next film in the “Star Trek” reboot series from JJ Abrams, “Star Trek Into Darkness,” has finally got a synopsis, lending many a clue as to which villain Benedict Cumberbatch will be playing. Will it be the long-rumored Khan? Or someone a little more obscure? [The

Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 28, 2012