Tag Archives: DeLorean

War, Drugs & Stainless Steel: The Rise and Fall of John DeLorean

September 23, 2014

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The Nerd City Network proudly presents ‘War, Drugs & Stainless Steel: The Rise and Fall of John DeLorean’. One of the most fascinating true life tales of the late 20th century, this documentary short takes a look at the DeLorean Motor Company and it’s founder, John DeLorean. In the end, he would attempt to use […]

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Nerd City Field Trip! or ‘How Max and Len went to the Petersen Automotive Museum’

August 4, 2014

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Every so often, Nerd City drags our asses off our collective sofas and actually does something with our lives. Last week, intrepid Nerd Citizens Max and comic creator/all-around madman Len Kody headed to Los Angeles’ Petersen Automotive Museum to check out the vaults/an exclusive with-the-director screening of the film adaptation of ‘Need for Speed‘. It […]

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The Wormhole!

April 17, 2011

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Okay. I can admit when I’ve a mistake. I have, for some reason, been putting off checking out The Wormhole, a coffee shop in Chicago’s Wicker Park. Even after I had heard there was a real life DeLorean in the store, I procrasitinated ( I know, I’m ashamed). But now, I’ve been there, and I […]

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New Back To The Future Games From Telltale Games

September 2, 2010

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Telltale BTTF

When the news broke about a new Back To The Future game from Telltale Games, most of us got excited. This is due to the fact that Telltale games have been releasing fantastic new games in the Sam & Max series along with the brand new Monkey Island games. Not much is known about the […]

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Summer-Fork-a-Palooza

May 6, 2010

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So, amazingly, it appears that summer may actually soon be upon us. And that means only one thing: drunken outdoor buffoonery to music. And here in the Nerd City, we have plenty of options. With both Pitchfork and Lollapalooza in city limits, and Summerfest right next door in the good land of Milwaukee, there will […]

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This Is Heavy Doc…

December 28, 2009

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DeLorean Int

Oh.  My.  God.  I tell ya, when I become a billionare (which I’m well on my way to after being laid off before Xmas) I would own this.  I highly consider the “Back to the Future” trillogy to be my favorite movies of the 80′s.  I mean I played “BTTF” in my basement growing up.  […]

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Criterion Games unveils 3 new cars for Burnout Paradise

January 9, 2009

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Ecto-1

Coming off of the successful launch of car which looks and acts like the DeLorean from Back To The Future 2, Criterion Games has announced three new cars available soon for DLC. First we have the “Manhattan Spirit” which clearly is the Ecto-1. This car will obviously be slower than others but will be stunt […]

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It’s not quite up to Marty McFly standards….

December 15, 2008

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…but for only $15,000, it could be yours. Direct Link to Youtube Video

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When this baby hits 88mph, you’re gonna see some serious shit.

November 7, 2008

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Jansen

Burnout Paradise has seen its fair share of DLC since it was released, basically expanding the map and adding new cars along with race modes.  In the past the cars have been variations on some exciting fast sports cars, but the update they sent to day is definitely worth a mention.  Starting next year they […]

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