Target is in the midst of giving more than 650 stores across the country a Mario Kart-themed makeover to promote the launch of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on April 28th for the Nintendo Switch. This includes Mario-themed bollards outside the store (much like they did with their Pokemon Go promotion), the anxiety-inducing countdown timer sound when you cross the entrance start line (video demo below), and Mario Kart-style shopping carts—which I’m sure won’t be abused in any way. [click to continue…]

Square Enix has unveiled their 10″ Play Arts Kai Marvel Variant Doctor Strange figure, and it is magnificent. In our opinion, they’ve made Doctor Strange one of the most badass-looking figures in the entire Play Arts Kai line. [click to continue…]

Pokémon fanatics will recognize Poké Balls as devices used to catch and store Pocket Monsters. However, Bandai is changing things up a bit with a series of 11 Poké Balls designed to dispense breath mints. See more on That’s Nerdalicious

We spotted these They Live and Hocus Pocus-inspired pennants on Two Ghouls Press and found them amusing—mostly because they exist. This is especially true for the They Live version that features propaganda on both sides. [click to continue…]

ThinkGeek has unveiled the Star Trek-themed Trekini and the cute and nerdy Geekini swimwear lines for summer! Check out the entire lineup on Fashionably Geek

There is a very interesting project gaining steam on Kickstarter right now called The Circuit: Urbiessa that is described as “a film quality sci-fi anthology series, where fans, celebrities, and professional filmmakers work together”. It involves 10 stories set in the city of Urbiessa—each focusing on a different sub-genre. The seemingly unrelated episodes will come together as part of a “deeper story line”. What’s more, you will probably recognize quite a few of the names attached to the project. [click to continue…]

When you’re trying on something at Target, you probably think you look terrible. You can’t help but look good when gazing into a unicorn or mermaid mirror. Check out more examples below. [click to continue…]

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YouTuber Nokem edited together footage from Star Trek: TNG episode “Galaxy’s Child” and, I believe, at least one other episode to create a super clever and gloriously nerdy baby announcement. Unfortunately, this kid is now burdened with living up to Picard’s expectations. [click to continue…]

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Harry Potter-themed coasters are nothing new, but this set of four coasters is officially licensed and looks downright classy thanks to the fact that the house crests are embossed in metal. See more on That’s Nerdalicious

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