The Geekly Round-Up

08/30/2013

It’s time for our best news of the week. Take a look at the links we’ve selected for you to nerd out on and to keep you updated about what’s going on out there!

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Famous Cosplayers Become Video Game Butt-Kickers

Everyone knows cosplayers often dress up as video game characters. But what happens when a video game features characters based on cosplayers? Madness, that’s what.
via: Kotaku [/two_third]


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“We’re Alive” Season 4

Season 4 kicks off with Chapter 37. The group of survivors are back together, but the struggle is far from over.
via: Nerdist[/two_third]


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Firefly is Coming Back!

Dark Horse is proud to be able to keep Mal and his crew flying with new comics and products. Look for the hashtag #WheresSerenity over the next few months for more updates!
via: BuzzFeed[/two_third]


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Japan Wins at the Internet

From japan comes the greatest prank ever pulled.
via: YouTube [/two_third]


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Futurama Finale Event Live on Nerdist Channel

Futurama comes to an end on Wednesday, September 4th. Before and after the airing, Comedy Central’s Futurama page and the Nerdist Channel will be simulcasting a Q&A with a metric ton of the show’s cast and crew, hosted by Chris Hardwick.
via: Nerdist
via: Nerdist [/two_third]


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James Spader Cast as Ultron

James Spader will face off against Earth’s Mightiest Heroes as the villain in Marvel’s “Avengers: Age of Ultron”.
via: Marvel[/two_third]


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Play your Nintendo 3DS Games in…2D

Nintendo announced the 2DS, which is the same as a 3DS, just not in 3D.
via: Arstechnica[/two_third]


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A Cartoonist Advice

Zen Pencils is back again, this time with an amazing comic inspired by Calvin and Hobbes creator, Bill Watterson.
via: Zen Pencils [/two_third]


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New Element May Join Periodic Table

New research confirms the existence of a super-heavy, radioactive element with atomic number 115. Its temporary name is ununpentium (Uup)
via: Huffington Post [/two_third]