Tuesday , April 23 2019

An Uncanny Guide to Star Wars Canon, Pt. 1

  by Kameron Perry, nerd In 2012, Disney purchased Star Wars and, aside from a few previously existing pieces, marked all extended universe materials created prior to the purchase date as ‘Legends’. Those stories are still available today but are not considered to be part of the Star Wars saga …

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Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom – Review

by Marisa Winterbottom, Nerd Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom In a world, where dinosaurs exist on a quarantined island, and humans must decide their fate, a group of heroes must fight to save them. But wait, don’t these animals keep showing us that we can’t coexist with them? When will these …

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Night Angel Trilogy – Review

by Garrett Thomas,  Founder of The Game Master’s Stash   Night Angel Trilogy by Brent Weeks Released about 10 years ago Brent Weeks’ first series is just as good today as it was then. The series follows the life of an orphaned urchin child turned mystical assassin. From surviving on …

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Incredibles 2- Review

By Marisa Winterbottom, Nerd Disney Pixar fans rejoice! We only had to wait 14 years, but we get our sequel to the groundbreaking The Incredibles! They teased it for years, and boy was it worth the wait. The sequel picks up right where the first one left off, with the …

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Comic Characters You Might Not Know Presents: Elsa Bloodstone

by Jöse Sénder, nerd WHO IS ELSA BLOODSTONE? Elsa Bloodstone, one of the coolest, least known Marvel characters, is a deadly and prodigious monster hunter. She could be considered kind of Marvel’s Buffy Summers. She’s one of the–or maybe just THE-toughest, most dangerous women from the Marvelite Cosmos–sorry, Gamora. Daughter …

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Disney raises bid for FOX to $71.3BILLION!!

by Mike Slade, Founder of Uncanny Nerd   In December, Disney made an offer to Twenty-First Century Fox for a collection of their assets, which would include Marvel’s X-Men and Fantastic Four rights, along with other properties such as the Alien franchise for $52.4Billion in stock. Comcast decided to play …

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All-Star Post-Con: Let’s Keep the Spirit Alive!

by Susan Quilty, author of The Insistence of Memory Year 1 of All-Star Comic Con is a wrap. The weekend exceeded my expectations—and that’s saying something because I fully expected it to be an amazing experience! If you missed it, All-Star is a new kid on the Northern Virginia comic con …

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