Category Archives: TV Shows

First introduced in The Big Bang Theory episode “The Creepy Candy Coating Corollary” in season 3, the (until now) fictional collectible card game Mystic Warlords of Ka’a has intrigued nerds as to how the game might be played and whether or not Enchanted Bunny is really that useless. Well, now is your chance to find out. The game has been released as a Facebook game. So far, it seems pretty polished, with tutorials, single play, duels, collectible cards (which cost Facebook Coins) and the ability to challenge your friends. You can install the game to your profile by clicking this link. Continue reading

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Korgoth of Barbaria: The Best Sword & Sorcery Cartoon you’ve probably Never Seen

Way back in the mists of time – somewhere around June the 3rd of 2006 – a show was aired that was forged out of pure awesomeness. Take the writers for Dexter’s Laboratory and Spongebob Squarepants and let them loose … Continue reading

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If you’ve ever played D&D you’ve probably got into a discussion about the stat blocks of characters from movies, TV, books, etc. Well, Flickr user Remiel has decided he’d do the stat blocks of Futurama characters. I, personally, agree with about 90% of it, but you’ll have to check it out for yourself… Futurama Character Stat Blocks. Continue reading

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Breaking News! Dead Gentlemen have a New Web-Series!

The people who brought you “The Gamers” and “The Gamers: Dorkness Rising” have already made available the first two episodes of their new web-series, known as “Journey Quest.” Yes, it’s funny. Yes, it’s zany. Yes, it’s Fun! Seriously, what did you expect? Continue reading

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The Writer’s From Robot Chicken Caught Playing D&D on Video

These have been out for a little while, however we thought we’d mention it, just in case you had missed it. A few months back Wizards of the Coast set up a game with the writers from Robot Chicken and … Continue reading

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The Physics of Space Combat

If you have ever watched a Space Combat and thought to yourself – ‘that’s complete rubbish, it’d never be like that’ – the chances are that you were probably right. One thing Hollywood has never really let get much in … Continue reading

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An excellent chart showing the rise and fall of Sci-Fi TV

The good people over at io9.com have compiled a chart documenting the rise and fall of various themes within sci-fi and fantasy TV shows since the 1970’s. The five trends documented are Aliens & Mutants, Robots, Magic, Space Travel and … Continue reading

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Is Monty Python’s “Dead Parrot Sketch” 1600 Years Old?

Nerds love Monty Python, right? I mean, there’s even a programming language named after the group… Well, in another case of “there’s nothing new under the sun” it seems that Monty Python’s “Dead Parrot Sketch” is perhaps a little bit … Continue reading

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Friday Funny – Bill Gates and Jerry Seinfeld

Its no secret that Microsoft (Bill Gates in particular) has not been a big fan of Apple’s “I’m a Mac” ad campaign. Their solution to the problem was to hire Jerry Seinfeld for $10 million dollars and get him to … Continue reading

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Friday Funny – Swedish Chef…again…

I love this one. There should be more antique flintlocks used in cooking…

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