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“Princess Bride” R.O.U.S. Costumes are Here, I Didn’t Think They Existed

"Rodents of Unusual Size? I don't think they exist."

“The New Mutants” Still Set for Theatrical Release August 28th?

Disney has released a statement saying that they are firm in keeping the theatrical release date of the film despite the current conditions of chain theaters.

WarnerMedia Bloodbath: DC Comics Takes Big Hit Layoffs

We want to start by saying writing reports like these is never easy, especially when we personally know some of those effected....

Nerdbot Cinema Reviews: “Desperado” Turns 25 This Month

"Desperado" is a true popcorn flick, one that doesn't need much more than sitting back and enjoying the ride.

“The Flash” Movie We Almost Had from Writers Grant Morrison and Ezra Miller

We almost had a "The Flash" stand alone movie written by comics mainstay Grant Morrison, and the film's star, Ezra Miller. If...

Toys

Someone on Ebay Selling a 35′ Foot Michael Myers Inflatable

Seeing this Michael Myers lit up towering over the neighborhood just might make for the perfect Halloween!

New Lego Ideas Could Bring a “Princess Bride” Set Next

There's two days left to vote on this Lego Idea, let's make a "Princess Bride" set happen!

A “Casper the Friendly Ghost” Funko is Here Just in Time for Halloween!

Casper the Friendly Ghost is up for pre-order! Just in time for Halloween!

“The Simpsons” Treehouse of Horror Gets a 2nd Wave of Funko Pops

Ay Caramba! 2nd Wave "Treehouse of Horror" Pops are Here

Hot Off the Grill! McDonald’s Funko Figures

Funko is releasing some McDonald's Mascot pops!

Comic Books

The Justice League Reunites in “Dark Nights: Death Metal #3” [Review]

It's Time to Break out Superman and the League in this Brand New Issue of Synder and Capullos Dive int Madness, Dark Nights : Death Metal !

WarnerMedia Bloodbath: DC Comics Takes Big Hit Layoffs

We want to start by saying writing reports like these is never easy, especially when we personally know some of those effected....

“The Flash” Movie We Almost Had from Writers Grant Morrison and Ezra Miller

We almost had a "The Flash" stand alone movie written by comics mainstay Grant Morrison, and the film's star, Ezra Miller. If...

“DCeased: Dead Planet” #2 Builds Tension [Review]

It's issue #2 of the breakout hit DCeased: Dead Planet. Our off-world heroes and on-world survivors have finally reunited. What could go wrong ?

From Zero To Hero: A Two-Minute History of Jennifer Walters, She-Hulk

Welcome to From Zero to Hero: A Two Minute History, where we here at Nerdbot explain Comic History. This week, it's Jennifer Walters, She-Hulk!

Gaming

5 Best Gaming Youtubers in 2020

Yes, playing a video game is a pleasant experience and all, but, the primary reason behind why gaming has become a mainstream thing now is on the grounds that it offers amusement unlike any other.

“Halo Infinite” Delayed to 2021

In a shocking turn of events, 343 Industries has announced the delay of "Halo Infinite." Originally, the new Halo game was meant...

“The Last of Us Part 2” Adding Permadeath and Grounded Mode

Looking for more of a challenge on Ellie's brutal path of vengeance? Well, you're in luck. On Monday, Naughty Dog suddenly updated...

“Vampire: The Masquerade- Bloodlines 2” Delayed Until 2021

There's another delay for "Vampire: The Masquerade- Bloodlines 2." This time, the title has been pushed to 2021 for improvements.

“Cyberpunk 2077” Night City Wire: Episode 2 Breakdown

Hollie Bennett was back today to host episode two of Night City Wire. Each Night City Wire presentation introduces players to new...

Anime

Japan’s Life-Sized Gundam Gets Shinto Priest Blessing

During a special ceremony a few Shinto Priests blessed the head of the RX-78F00 GUNDAM in Japan.

59 Foot Gundam in Japan Takes its First Steps

The life-sized 59 foot gundam in Japan has just taken its first steps!

New Sailor Moon Sandals are Coming From Skechers!

New Sailor Moon Sandals are coming from Sketchers

Ghibli Theme Park Sets an Opening Date for 2022

Get ready to enter the world of Studio Ghibli!

The RWBY Manga is an Excellent Companion to the Anime

If you're a fan of the show RWBY you will want to add this to your collection. It's an excellent companion piece to the series.

Technology

The Future of Gambling: How Technology is Transforming the Way We Play

The gambling industry is one of the most exciting — and evolving — sectors to follow at the moment.

There’s Now Teachable Sorter That Will Sort the Marshmallows Out of Your Lucky Charms

Now you can make a machine that will sort your marshmallows out of your cereal for you! Talk about a childhood dream come true!

How To Keep Your Online Accounts Safe

There’s no doubt that the internet is integrated into everyone’s daily lives. It is easier than ever for people to stay connected with each other through email, social media, and more. On the negative side, it means going the extra mile to protect your personal information as it pertains to your online accounts.

There’s Now a Facemask that Translates Eight Languages!

If you want to be able to communicate while traveling then this is a pretty cool tool to use!

“Star Wars” Inspired: Scientists Create Artificial Skin that can Feel

Scientists developed artificial skin for prosthetic limbs that can register touch.

Television

End of an Era: “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” Series Finale Airs Tonight

What a crazy ride it's been for Marvel Television Studios' key series "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." Launching the secondary storytelling arm of Marvel...

Beanie Feldstein, Jane Lynch “Harriet The Spy” Series Heads to Apple TV+

We are so pleased to report that a brand-new animated series based on "Harriet The Spy" is headed to Apple TV+, with...

“Avatar The Last Airbender” Original Creative Team Leave Netflix Live-Action Show

"Avatar The Last Airbender" Original Creative Team Leave Netflix Live-Action Show. DiMartino and Konietzko have exited the project, citing creative differences.

AMC Announces Season 2 of “Eli Roth’s History of Horror”

We are SO EXCITED to share the news that AMC has officially announced a second season of filmmaker and horror auteur Eli...

FINALLY, Hulu Teases “Clive Barker’s Books of Blood” Movie

We say "finally," and that's because way back in 2018 during a San Diego Comic Con panel about of all things "The...

Nerd Culture

Walgreens Now Has Thanksgiving Flavored Candy Corn, No We’re Not Kidding

Yes this is real, no we're not sure it's good...

5 Swag Bag Ideas To Thrill Your Audience

Swag bag ideas are some of the gifts that can please your coworkers, followers, or clients and that will definitely give the wow factor if chosen carefully.

Sugar Devotion Creates Cute Pop Culture-Themed Macarons

Sugar Devotion has mastered the arts of macarons to create masterpieces that feature Star Wars, Pokemon, and much more.

“Princess Bride” R.O.U.S. Costumes are Here, I Didn’t Think They Existed

"Rodents of Unusual Size? I don't think they exist."

“The New Mutants” Still Set for Theatrical Release August 28th?

Disney has released a statement saying that they are firm in keeping the theatrical release date of the film despite the current conditions of chain theaters.

Reviews

Nerdbot Cinema Reviews: “Desperado” Turns 25 This Month

"Desperado" is a true popcorn flick, one that doesn't need much more than sitting back and enjoying the ride.

Shadowgun Legends: A Space Famed Adventure

Science fiction is a cornerstone in the gaming genre. Here's our latest review on Shadowgun Legends!

“The Umbrella Academy” Season 2: Everything Season 1 Wasn’t [Review]

"The Umbrella Academy" season 2 is everything season 1 should have been. Here is our review of the show, available on Netflix now.

Nerdbot Cinema Reviews: “Indian in the Cupboard” Turns 25 This Month

"Indian in the Cupboard" sports some impressive visuals and great cameo performances, even if the story seems outdated today.

Nerdbot Cinema Reviews: “Species” Turns 25 This Month

"Species" is so bad it's good, and whether or not that was intentional is the only way to enjoy it.