NYCC 2014: Kotobukiya ArtFX+ NIGHTWING Blue Variant

NYCC 2014: Kotobukiya ArtFX+ NIGHTWING Blue Variant

Kotobukiya is releasing a New York Comic Con exclusive Nightwing variant figure, in which Dick Grayson's outfit will be the classic blue and black of days of DC past that we know and love.  The variant is called Nightwing Origins and it will be sold at NYCC and through a special pre-order on Kotobukiya's US website. We know which booth we'll be heading to first! (via Tomopop) Tell Me More!
DISNEY Releases New Wave Of Fairytale Mugs

DISNEY Releases New Wave Of Fairytale Mugs

Ever since I saw The Nerdy Girlie's Tangled fairytale mug on instagram, I have been obsessed with this beautiful collection of tea cups Disney has been releasing.  I also acquired the Tangled version, but sadly the Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid, and the Aladdin ones were already gone by the time I got over to the Disney Store.  Today when I had a spare minute to peruse online as I have been interested in purchasing some Tsum Tsum's, I noticed that Disney had just released a new collection Tell Me More!
Oreo Announces Pumpkin Spice Flavor

Oreo Announces Pumpkin Spice Flavor

Oreo is at it again with inventing new limited edition flavors of the classic Oreo.  This time, the flavor announced is one we're quite surprised wasn't offered in previous years.  That's right.  Pumpkin Spice Oreo's.  In case Pumpkin Spice lattes, gum, M&M's, etc., aren't enough for you, there's one more thing we can add to the Autumn list.  We ourselves are quite the pumpkin spice addicts so once September 24th hits, we'll be running out to the store to acquire some of our own boxes.  Tell Me More!
Bandai Releases More SAILOR MOON Lingerie & Dresses

Bandai Releases More SAILOR MOON Lingerie & Dresses

Hooray! Bandai is releasing more Sailor Moon lingerie and it's even better than the last collection.  This time, the Sailor Scout outfits also come with a skirt!  They were designed by Japanese company Peach John, and they're scheduled for release next year.  You can preorder all of the awesome ensembles seen below on the official Bandai website.  They're retailing at about $71 us dollars.  Also in the collection are several Sailor Moon dresses and Usagi school girl uniforms which are priced Tell Me More!
GAME OF THRONES Christmas Lights

GAME OF THRONES Christmas Lights

Nothing says Christmas like death and destruction so it was only a matter of time before someone invented Game of Thrones House Crest Christmas Lights.  The string of lights includes the crests of Houses Stark, Baratheon, Lannister, and Targaryen.  The lights come equipped with four extra bulb and one fuse.  They can be used inside or outside and the set measures 10 feet long.  You can preorder them now from Entertainment Earth for $19.99.  Same are expected to ship in October. (via Geek Tell Me More!
DC COMICS Announces Darwyn Cooke Variant Covers For December

DC COMICS Announces Darwyn Cooke Variant Covers For December

DC Comics announced yesterday that their December variant covers would be illustrated by Darwyn Cooke.  All of the variants are widescreen covers which fold out for a beautiful panoramic piece of artwork.  Each cover depicts a scene of a superhero in action whether they be saving someone's life (ie Action Comics #37 - below) or performing in a superhero rock show (Teen Titans #5).  Variants in order of photos below include Action Comics, Batman & Robin, Green Lantern Corps, Supergirl, Justice Tell Me More!
THOR: Female Thor Inspires New Mjölnir Inscription

THOR: Female Thor Inspires New Mjölnir Inscription

Earlier this summer, the news broke that the next Thor would be a female to which our reaction was all the exclamation points!  In order to fit the character, Marvel has changed the inscription on Thor's hammer to read "Whosoever holds this hammer, if she be worthy, shall possess the power of Thor."  You can view the new inscription below!  Female Thor will debut in Thor #1 which hits comic shops on October 1st.   (via Nerd Approved) Tell Me More!
BBC Announces SHERLOCK: The Complete Series 1-3 Box Set With Collectible Busts

BBC Announces SHERLOCK: The Complete Series 1-3 Box Set With Collectible Busts

BBC has announced a new box set collecting the complete series 1-3 of Sherlock.  The set includes all nine episodes and loads of special features collected on 14 discs (on Blu-ray or DVD), two art cards, and two faux bronze busts of both Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman in character as Sherlock Holmes and John Watson.  The set retails at $197.50 and will be available on November 4th. (via io9) Tell Me More!
LORD OF THE RINGS: Frodo & Gandalf At Bag End Cake

LORD OF THE RINGS: Frodo & Gandalf At Bag End Cake

This Lord of the Rings cake is everything!  It features little chibi versions of Frodo and Gandalf standing outside Bilbo's Hobbit Hole at Bag End.  The cake was created by Julia Hardy  and what began as a 9 inch cake expanded to covering a 14 inch cake board throughout the creation process.  The cake almost looks like a diorama, as Bag End is inserted into a leafy green hill at the rear of the cake.  The detail is incredible!  There's a grey stone path leading to the front door which is the Tell Me More!