Jedi Artifacts: The Black Series Trooper 4 Pack

The newest artifact to be submitted into the archives (a.k.a my action figure shelf) comes to us from Hasbro's Black Series Line.  Now, you all should be very aware that the 6inch Black Series line is definitely my favorite action figure line to collect.  I [...]

Jedi Artifacts: Asajj Ventress and Pre Vizsla

By this point you have now realized that everyone here at Nrdly is an uber geek.  Many of these uber geeks have massive collections of goods that they have collected from their favorite universes.  Jedi Artifacts is a new Nrdly segment where we get to [...]

AltspaceVR Announces online D&D Portal

One of the most visible online services out right now for virtual reality, AltspaceVR, has announced a new Dungeons and Dragons portal that looks pretty slick. Aspiring DMs can create an account, load their 'battlegrid,' manage character sheets and either find a party needing an [...]

NRDLY Weekly Update #3

Hey guys! I’m back with this week’s Movie/TV Update. Sorry it is a little late, I am still trying to catch up from GMX this weekend. Nonetheless, we have one EPIC movie and two other okay ones along with the premier of Elementary on CBS. [...]

Holiday Shopping: Epic Loot Required!

We know it's early, but we're getting a head start on our Nrdly Holiday Shopping Guide. Chris brings us the first installment for the PC/console gamers in your life. What’s up everyone, it’s your dude Chris here about to come at you with some sweet [...]

Engadget Review: Xbox One Elite Controller

I have to admit, when I first received my One last year I was less than impressed with the stock controller. It felt less solid than its older, supposedly less-advanced brother from the 360. Not that it was cheap, it just didn't have the heft [...]

I Find Your Lack of Soap…Disturbing

For the Star Wars fan who has everything, and we know there are some of you out there, how about taking your morning wake-up routine up to light speed? Now you can wash yourself with water emanating either from the helmet of Lord Vader or [...]

View-Master Goes All Modern n’ Stuff

Mattel, purveyors of your childhood fun, have released the View-Master for the modern era. Gone are the little plastic and cardboard wheels, replaced by a slot for your phone. That's right...this version is a freakin VR MACHINE! Working alongside Google Cardboard, the new View-Master is [...]

Show Your Love for Jabba the Hutt in Style

Have you ever wanted your very own, semi life-size Jabba the Hutt to proudly display on your lawn? I know I have, and thanks to the fine people over at Think Geek YOU CAN!! Purveyors of all things nerdy and slightly useless (but totally necessary), [...]

Force Friday Was Freaking Fantastic. Just Sayin’ – The Tyler Review

Hey guys! It’s Tyler here. I attended Force Friday back on September 4th, and I just had to share and show you guys what I experienced. For those of you who don’t know, it was the big midnight release all around the world of all [...]

Bioware Enlists LootCrate for ME Special

Mass Effect fans rejoice! Subscription surprise boxes are all the rage and now you can sign up to get your Bioware limited edition N7 lootcrate full-up with rare and exclusive collectibles. Go here to receive more information on details and release date. Visit for [...]

Funko and Disney Announce Smuggler’s Bounty!

Funko, peddler of those Pop! figures that border on a crack addiction for many, has teamed up with Disney, caretaker of the Star Wars franchise, to create the first, COMPLETELY OFFICIAL Star Wars subscription box service. Titled Smuggler's Bounty, they promise a multitude of exclusives for [...]

Collector’s Corner: Star Trek ships

Over here at Nrdly. we're unabashed Star Wars fans, but we fully realize that maybe some of you love that 'galaxy far, far away' AND 'where no man has gone before.' And dare I say it, maybe you like it MORE. That's ok (not really, [...]

Praise To Melitele, Physical Gwent Decks Are Coming!!

CD Projekt Red has announced today that the Hearts of Stone DLC for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will release next month on both PS4 and Xbox One. The pack will also come with a limited edition boxed release at specific retailers that will come [...]

SW Action Figure Fantasy Team

Man, I don’t know about you, but Geof’s little early morning jaunt to The Disney Store for Force Friday got me going. I couldn’t help but think about when I was a kid and the hours I spent with SW swag. Now, I didn’t have [...]

“The Force Awakens” Soundtrack has an Official Release Date

It wouldn't be a Star Wars film without John Williams and his magic touch. Mr. Williams has returned for the score to The Force Awakens, and now we know when we'll be able to pick it up. According to Walt Disney Records, the score will be [...]

Nrdly hit up Force Friday

Early this morning, at 4 am CST, I woke up, groggy from my three hours of sleep. I trudged to the shower, emerging refreshed and slightly more awake. I threw on my favorite Star Wars tee, my favorite jeans, and grabbed my Bag of Holding [...]


Force Friday is upon us and, following the deluge of epic that was the Star Wars Live Unboxing stream (that ended this morning), there's been a lot of internet fervor over one item in particular. Sphero's BB-8 working, rolling, talking, drivable, patrolable robot will be IN [...]

Have you seen the new Star Wars Lego commercial yet?!?!

In the lead up to Force Friday, leaks have been bustin out left and right. First was the EPIC Hasbro catalogue leak and now comes a sweet Lego commercial. In it...we KIND of learn a plot point, and hear BB-8's speech for the first time!! [...]

Worst video game ever made sells for over $100k

After 34 days of development in 1982, "E.T. the Extraterrestrial" was released to critical horror. It was the worst game ever made (if you don't believe me....go find a youtube clip. I've played's me...), and promptly it was shunned and pulled from the [...]

WHOVIANS REJOICE! BBC and Lego Join Forces for Doctor Who Joy

Praise be to Gallifrey! The BBC and Lego have announced a partnership to bring Doctor Who, arguably the BEST thing since...well...time, to the world of awesome building bricks. Including Daleks, the TARDIS, Weeping Angels, and more from the vast expanse of time and space. The [...]

How BB-8 Became The Coolest New Droid We’ve Ever Seen

From the moment we saw it in the first teaser trailer, we’ve fallen in love with BB-8. The new droid who’ll be rolling around with the characters in Star Wars The Force Awakens is unique and creative, and now we know the history behind it! Over at [...]

Stormtrooper Helmets From “Rogue One” Released?!

So, we may have gotten a freaking sweet reveal on Instagram from the new film Star Wars: Rogue One. On Donnie Yen's Instagram page  we are shown three helmets. The one in the middle looks like the classic Stormtrooper helmet we all know and love, but what [...]


Is anyone excited about Force Friday??? The premiere of all the new Star Wars Episode VII merch is upon us (September 4 to be exact), and we here at Nrdly are busy prepping our souls and wallets for the deluge of plastic goodness.   In [...]

Chris’ Favorite Star Wars Swag

It being Nrdly’s Star Wars week I’m being yelled at to contribute some Star Wars content (jk...I love my Nrdly overlords). On the one hand I do love me some Star Wars, wouldn’t be much of a nerd if I didn’t. On the other though, [...]

Pro sabers for Pro fans

In case you've been living under a rock in the Jundland Wastes, you know that there's a new Star Wars movie coming this winter (check out the Nrdly Podcast for ALL the deetz). With each new Star Wars film, comes a slew of super-fans who [...]

New Star Wars Experiences Coming to Disney THIS YEAR!!

Following yesterday's news about a larger Star Wars presence at both Disneyland and Walt Disney World, Lucasfilm and Disney have announced two new experiences hitting the parks this year! The first is something called Star Wars Launch Bay. From the Star Wars site: Star Wars Launch Bay [...]

FORCE BE PRAISED! Star Wars Areas Hitting Disney Parks!

D23 Expo this year was MASSIVE! Full of great Star Wars news in the lead up to Episode VII: The Force Awakens, not the least of which is this little tidbit: NEW STAR WARS LANDS ARE HITTING BOTH DISNEY PARKS!! Disney CEO Bob Iger had this to [...]

YOUR Art Can Be Featured at “Star Wars: Art Awakens”

OHMYGOD!! The Nrdly office is FREAKING out right now about this news. Star Wars and HP have teamed up to create a sweet art exhibit with pieces based on Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens. The event is called Art Awakens, and will take place in [...]

Back to the Future Monopoly. Nuff Said.

This post really doesn't need anything said. It's Monopoly...Back to the Future style. You can preorder it now from your local games/comic shop. For now...bask in the glory of our gallery below. Source  

Nintendo does a loot box

The company that kickstarted gaming into the collective hearts of the world, Nintendo, is getting in on the subscription box game with it's own N-box (purported title). It will debut only in the UK, for now, through Nintendo's online store. I was a big fan [...]

Hot Toys adding improvements on the crazy-pricey Hulkbuster armor

ICYMI: Hot Toys unveiled their awesome $800 Hulkbuster armor collectible (which you can check out here) earlier in the year, with a ridiculously long production time ahead of it. I thought it was pretty epic, albeit a little pricey for a collectible. Well this week, [...]

New Star Wars gear for your furry kids and human kids.

Do you have human children? How about furry children? you have another way to geek em out. Some awesome "nerd stuff" bombs were dropped this weekend, and I can't WAIT to spend a bunch of money I don't have on this sweet crap.   [...]

Freaking Sweet “Destiny” Figure Coming THIS WEEK!

So....we've all been wanting a series of Destiny figures, right? Right. Finally, the Gods have listened! We are finally getting the Destiny collector's item we've always wanted, along with weapons and armor we DON'T have to grind Vault of Glass 10 straight months for, here's [...]

Thinking Inside The Box: The Subscription Box Trend

Does anyone remember Clark Griswold’s epic holiday meltdown in National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation when he received a year-long subscription to the Jelly of the Month Club rather than a traditional bonus?  If you don’t, YouTube, my friends, YouTube. Thankfully, gone are the days of meh-tastic [...]

The “Little Golden Book” gets a geeky upgrade member those Little Golden Books from when you were a kid? You know which ones I mean. I can't tell you how many times I read about that pokey little puppy. Well....prepare to revisit your childhood,  because Star Wars is entering it in a [...]