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Prints Among Men: The Art of Tom Whalen and Dave Perillo!

October 22, 2014

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The pop-culture art print has become a staple of any self-respecting Nerd’s collection and there’s no one currently doing it better than illustrators/convention table-mates/friends Tom Whalen and Dave Perillo. Working with the likes of prestige purveyors Mondo, AcidFree Gallery and Gallery 1988 (where Whalen’s solo show ‘Bust’d‘ is currently up until Nov. 1st), their similar-yet-distinct […]

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Junk Food’s Hasbro Toy Box @ Meltdown!

September 23, 2012

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Chic Nerd clothier Junk Food launched their new Hasbro Toy Box line of t shirts on Thursday with a release party at Meltdown Comics. Of course, Nerd City was there. Featuring such Hasbro classics as G.I. Joe, Transformers, Operation, Tonka Trucks and more, The Toy Box line is a definite fashion must for any in-the-know […]

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“G.I. Joe: Hearts and Minds”

July 9, 2010

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Yes…it’s true. I love G.I. Joe. I can’t help it. No matter how badly the property gets treated, no matter how many times the characters are misinterpreted, I just can’t help myself. And luckily, neither can IDW. Although the publisher can be hit or miss (like their weak sauce Ghostbusters comics), they’ve really done a […]

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Episode 81

March 15, 2010

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Max and Ben welcome special quests Liz and Sam (of Toy De Jour) along with special guest hosts Brian Crowley, Darwin Smith, Len Kody, and Dr. Jose Gallimore. They drop some serious knowledge about toys and that new Iron Man 2 trailer.  This episode also features a guest appearance by Jesse Ventura that may or […]

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G.I. Joe Valentine’s cards.

February 14, 2010

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It’s Valentine’s Day, and what better way to say “I love you” than some cheapie online cards?  Here are some G.I. Joe themed ones that will help you to say what you’ve always been thinking. Valentine’s Day Cards HERE

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New Prints from Nakatomi

January 27, 2010

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Our friends @ Nakatomi have released these awesome new prints. Tim Doyle‘s “Batalla en la Esquina de Ditko y Kirby”: And check out this sweet Destro print available on actual rice paper by Jacob Borshard. Badass: The poem reads: Cherry Blossom Speaks to Destro ‘Tell Baroness you love her’ So cool. Get these prints, and […]

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Xbox 360 price cut and custom arcade cabinets for your toys!!!

August 27, 2009

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360 Elite, pro

Well it was only a matter of time I guess. With the launch of the Slim PS3 at the retail price of $299, Microsoft has followed suit and cut the prices for all of their systems. Starting this Friday the Elite 360 (120GB HD, HDMI port, but no more HDMI cable included) will drop in […]

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Episode 56

August 17, 2009

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Attention Nerd Citizens: This is the greatest episode of Nerd City of all time. Seriously. Featuring Superstar comic creator Tim Seeley (and “Angel” cover artist Jenny Frison), Max and Ben discuss their Chicago Comic Con panel, 80′s nostalgia, and the Nerd City exclusive online comic “Colt Noble and the Megalords” in this epic, undeniably awesome […]

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Look…Up In the Sky!

August 14, 2009

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[photoxhibit=23] Is some sort of parachute team in Kansas City this weekend?  Unfortunately no, but it was something equally as cool.  G.I. Joe Con 2009 (more info here) is being held in my backyard for the next three days at the KC Hyatt Regency Crown Center and to kick off the national convention of all […]

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