Tuesday, May 4, 2010
Here’s what else is going on in nerd news around the Web:
Happy Star Wars Day: Watch the saga be retold in two-minutes, stop motion LEGO-style, and May the Forth Be With You.
[via The Daily What]
New awesome Iron Man 2 posters by Tyler Stout & Mike Saputo:
[via Super Punch]
X-Men in real life?: History is teaming up with Stan Lee for a series that searches for real life “mutants” – people with heightened abilities due to a condition or disability. Lee will co-host the show called Stan Lee’s Superhumans will debut sometime next year.
[via The Hollywood Reporter]
Wait. What?: This may be old news to some of you, but I made a pretty weird face when this flashed across my screen today: Syfy will air wrestling. Wrestling. Apparently, they’ll air Friday Night Smackdown and even kick ol’ Battlestar Galactica to Tuesday in order to do it. Huh?
The Dark Crystal gets a sequel: It’s official. Peter and Michael Spierig are set to make Power of the Dark Crystal, set hundreds of years after Jim Henson’s 1982 original. And it’ll be in 3D.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Get a peek at the first five pages of the new issue, due out tomorrow.
[via Dark Horse Comics]
Oops: Instead of the real promotional posters for Pirates of the Caribbean, it looks like a theme park in Xiamen, China used the promotional materials for the Pirates-themed porno. That must be one hell of a ride.
Your Daily Dinosaur:
[via Maker’s Market]
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