If you are a fan of fairy tales and foklore, Katherine Arden’s The Bear and the Nightingale is a must-read. The book is beautifully written, and the Russian roots of the story will be delightfully unfamiliar to many readers. If you enjoyed Naomi Novik’s Uprooted, you’ll enjoy this as well. If you enjoy The Bear and the Nightingale, then I highly suggest picking up Catherynne M. Valente’s Deathless. If you haven’t read any of these books, then you’ve got a lot of catching up to do. Check out the synopsis below. [click to continue…]

The creative team behind Zootopia partnered with Oh My Disney to release punny posters that parody this year’s Oscar contenders. The list includes such gems as La La Lamb and Hell or High Otter, which are two movies that I desperately want to see now. Check out the entire series of posters below. [click to continue…]


Our Nerd Approved / TeePublic shirt store is full of nerdy designs from the best independent artists and they’re all on sale for just $14!

But that’s not all—everything in the store has been massively discounted including phone cases, wall art hoodies and more.

So head on over to the store and grab some shirts at a discount while you can.

MST3K Returns On April 14th

After their third and final “Red Carpet Kickstarter Screening” of the first new Mystery Science Theater 3000 episode, Netflix announced that the new season will premiere on April 14th. Joel Hodgson shared the news with Kickstarter backers as soon as he found out: [click to continue…]

The first photo from the Han Solo movie was a teaser in every possible way. The second is a little more substantial with the entire cast crammed into the cockpit of the Millennium Falcon. [click to continue…]

Jen of EPBOT is back with another fun craft project and, as a longtime Calvin and Hobbes fan, I fell completely in love with this one. A Spaceman Spiff version would also be excellent.

If you have a glue gun and a few bucks for the dollar store then you have pretty much everything you need to complete this project. Head on over to EPBOT for the complete tutorial.

Our big Mac bundle is back for 2017! For a limited time you can get 10 top-rated apps ranging from Unclutter to LaunchBar for a price that you decide in our Nerd Approved Deals Store! If you beat the average price (currently $13.36) you’ll unlock two additional apps. The full bundle includes: [click to continue…]

Etsy seller Krawka is adding to her line of jumbo crochet patterns for nerdy characters with this 8″ Alien Xenomorph. If you have $5 and medium to advanced crochet skills you can make this cuddly nightmare happen. [click to continue…]

At first glance, or even careful examination, you may find nothing out of the ordinary about this room, besides the awesome decor. However, it would only be comfortable for an action figure or a really nerdy guinea pig. [click to continue…]

Renowned voice actor and Dungeon Master Matt Mercer is also the owner of the world’s most evil backyard water feature thanks to Super Fan Builds. Head on over to the SFB go90 page to learn more about Mercer’s Cthulhu obsession and how the fountain came together.

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