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Archive for September, 2014

Affiliate post: Tee fury Grab Bag time.


At TeeFury Monday sept 29 and now Tues 30. Grab bag has been extended due to website problems. $6 random shirts.

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LEGO Awesome Mix Shirt!


Awesome mix shirt at Riptapparel mixes two of the best films of the year, awesome. Plus Super Star-Lord and Super Villain shirts.

 

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Always shoot first a brick film


Brotherhood Workshop’s newest brick film.

A conversation between Peter Quill, Han Solo, and Malcolm Reynolds, discussing the age old question: when is it ok to shoot first?


September Nerd Block Unboxing.


It’s Nerd Block  time. The hints for this month were a Classic TMNT item, a scribblenauts item, and a Guardians of The Galaxy shirt and a STD. Lets see what was in the box.  Plus an announcement about October’s block.

Mega Bloks series 2 blind Bag ($2.99) Series 2 featured characters from the Marvel movies but not actual screen versions of the characters. These figures were released a few years ago.  I got Captain America. I already have this figure. I may send him to ebay or put him in our booth.

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DC Collectibles Scribblenauts Unmasked Series 2 Mystery Figure ($4.99) Nice looking figure plus a code for a digital comic.

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Nerd Block stress relief squishy brain. (~2.99) It’s cool.

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The big TMNT item is a paper craft set by boxos and funko. ($9.99 ) The set has all four turtles, Splinter, Shredder, a foot solider, a pizza place and the Turtle van. Not sure what to this of this. Not nearly as cool an item as I was expecting when they said “dubbed by our staff as their top Nerd Block item of 2014.”

Ninja Turtles are cool. I’ve built a few papercraft items. I just don’t know if I want to set this up. My son is too young to build it and not destroy it.

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The STD item is a Giant Microbe. It is a plush toy of a microscopic organism. I guessed this was what we would get when they said the box included an STD. The toy is bagged with a card with information about the microscopic organism. There’s a card that says not for people under 12 years of age. But the same info in on a post card in the box. The card has facts about STDs such as *one in every 4 collage students has had an STD. Yes they spelled it as collage not college.

Anyway you could have caught one of four bug from the box. Mine had Chlamydia.

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The best thing this month is the shirt.  An Awesome mix tape Guardians of the Galaxy shirt.

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Nerd Block is a monthly subscription service for geeks and nerds! Every month, subscribers will receive a package containing a t-shirt and 4-6 toys and collectables.

 

Nerd block classic 19.99 Plus shipping 9.50 US
Arcade Block 19.99 Plus shipping 9.50 US
Nerd block jr boys (ages 6-11) $13.99 plus shipping ~6
Nerd block jr girls (ages 6-11) $13.99 plus shipping ~6
Horror block 19.99 19.99 Plus shipping 9.50 US

 

 

Next Time in Nerd Block!

Beginning January 2015, Nerd Block  Classic will have a different theme every month! As a preview into the world of themes Nerd Block has asked October’s Guest Curator, Kevin Smith, to choose a theme for this October’s Block! He chose the theme Collide: Marvel vs DC! You read that right Kevin Smith of jay and silent bob is choosing what will be in the next Nerd Block and it will be comic book themed.

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Do you enjoy my unboxing posts?  Let me know what you think.

UPDATE

Nerd Block just announced that the Merc with a Mouth will be in October’s Block.

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Deadpool is bringing his wise-crackin’ smart mouth attitude to Nerd Block Classic this month in the form of a limited figure!

With two variations of the figure that you could receive, this is a Block you don’t want to miss!

Chimichangas not included.


Series 12 Genie


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Series 12 Genie.


Mini Hunters at Tee fury


At  TeeFury Thursday July 25 only!
“Mini Hunters” by Matt Parsons and “The Demon Hunters” by FrozenNorth75 are available now exclusively on TeeFury.
Castiel, Sam and Dean Winchester LEGO minifigs on a shirt!

LEGO supernatural shirts

If you like these shirts remember to use the links in this post. TeeFury is an affiliate site. Sales made through these links help support this site.


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A new companion


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Deadpool Team-up Time


Deadpool acquires a pig suit and he knows there can be only one way to use it.

Deadpool on a pigsuit talikng to spider-man


Happy Hobbit day.


September 22nd is Bilbo Baggins’ and Frodo Baggins’ birthday. It’s also known as Hobbit Day. For that reason we have a new Bilbo comic today which asks what happens after Gandalf makes six movies.

Gandalf goes Hollywood

As you can see I found a series 12 Wizard.

A Hobbit sale? why not? Today only save 22% off prints in my storeny store.  Use the code “adventure” to get 22% off on all prints.


Zulily LEGO Sale


Zulily is having a LEGO Event.  They don’t have any set but do have clothes, LEGO Books, and LEGO storage bins on sale. The Lego Architecture: The Visual Guide Hardcover which retails for $40 is on sale for $25.99. They have several Visual Dictionaries and Brickmaster books on sale.

Sale ends in 2 days.

LEGO Storage blocks

They have the 2×4 storage blocks for $28.99, 2×2 for $19.99 and 1×2 for $14.99.
lego stickers, lego flashlights

This sticker book is is $8.99 verses retail of $13.

zu7697245_main_tm1391635660Lego Key chain flash lights are under $10.

Disclaimers: You have to create a Zulily to see the price and order. I get some store credit if you use the link and place an order.