Funko News: Independence Day and Supernatural!

13 Jan

Release news from Funko!  The trailers are out for the sequel, soon to be in theatres, but Funko’s gone back to the original “Independence Day” movie for new Pop! Movie figures!

When an alien fleet launched an attack on Earth, the extraterrestrial
beings had no idea what was in-store!

U.S. Marine Corps pilot Steve Hiller and the industrious
David Levinson won’t go down without a fight!
Make sure to capture the Alien and track down the
chase variant, too!
There’s also a couple of new additions available now for your Pop! Supernatural collection!
Supernatural’s Bobby Singer and Castiel “Steve”
are coming soon!
As a fan favorite, and father-figure to protagonists
Sam and Dean, Bobby is ready for anything! Castiel, now disguised as
“Steve,” is undercover as a gas station employee!
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Sci-Fi Block – February ’16 Themes!

12 Jan

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We’re hooked on a feeling that you’re going to love Sci-Fi Block this February!

Some of the biggest franchises in the universe will be transporting to subscribers around the world, including Guardians of the Galaxy!

The Force remains strong with Sci-Fi Block in February as well, with treats for Star Wars fans still celebrating the Classic Saga.

And even though no one can hear you scream in space, we’re expecting some audible shouts of excitement with a surprise for fans of Aliens and Star Trek.

With so many amazing franchises this February, there’s never been a better time to subscribe at maximum warp to make sure Sci-Fi Block reaches your door!

 

There’s also the Galaxy Giveaway for all current subscribers!

And remember, all Sci-Fi Block subscribers are automatically entered to win our new Galaxy Giveaway, and here’s what’s up for grabs this month!

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Once you become a Sci-Fi Block subscriber, you are automatically entered to win the Galaxy Giveaway!

The February Galaxy Giveaway will include:

PS4 Console
Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection for PS4
Star Wars: Battlefront for PS4
Battlestar Galactica The Complete Series Blu-Ray
Firefly The Complete Series Blu-Ray
Doctor Who Doomsday Figure Set
3 Doctor Who Electronic Daleks

Blocks begin shipping February 5!  Blocks start at $19.99 US per month plus S&H, less per month for longer-term subscriptions!

Funko News: Disney’s Zootopia!

12 Jan

Announced on the Funko website, the upcoming animated movie from Disney, Zootopia, will soon have some vinyl collectibles to get!

The modern mammal metropolis of Zootopia is a city like no other. It’s a melting pot where a wide array of mammals from every environment live together—a place where no matter what you are, from the biggest elephant to the smallest shrew, you can be anything. But when rookie Officer Judy Hopps arrives, she discovers that being the first bunny on a police force of big, tough animals isn’t so easy. Determined to prove herself, she jumps at the opportunity to crack a case, even if it means partnering with a fast-talking, scam-artist fox, Nick Wilde, to solve the mystery. Along the way, she will meet citizens of all stripes, including Nick’s partner Finnick, Flash the Sloth and the fearsome Mr. Big.

The following Pop!’s are coming in February 2016:

The whole Disney Zootopia gang are also coming to Mystery Minis!

Each box holds a character from the movie, including Nick, Judy, Police Chief Bogo, Mayor Lionheart or any of the citizens of Zootopia, like elephants, goats, polar bears, and more!

Which Zootopia Mystery Mini will you get?!

Loot Anime – January/16 Theme!

7 Jan

Loot Crate has released information on Episode #3 of Loot Anime!

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It’s Over 9000… Levels of Awesome!

Whether facing your mortal enemy, taking down an entire Student Council or destroying an Empire, you need the right gear—and we’re here to EQUIP you with the right tools for the job. Stay fit, focused and fierce with an epic item from Dragonball Z and EXCLUSIVE items from Kill la Kill and Akame Ga Kill- including an EXCLUSIVE shirt, collectibles and more!

Loot Anime is $24.99 US plus S&H per month, and lower with longer-term subscriptions!  Here’s a look at what was in the Crate for Episode 1 – “Brawl”:

Arcade Block – 50% off (3 Days Only)!

23 Dec

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Here’s a Christmas deal that you can’t go wrong with…50% off a 1-month Arcade Block subscription, but only til Christmas!

Hey all,

Russ from Nerd Block here. The holidays are a special time for me, not only because I get to spend them with my friends and family, but because they will always remind me of special moments from my childhood. I’ll never forget the feeling of waking up early one Christmas morning to find that Santa had brought me a Voltron.

It’s this love of pleasant surprises that led me to create Nerd Block, and I couldn’t be more pleased that so many of you love receiving your monthly mystery packages.

Well, it’s time to give back. This is, after all, the season of goodwill and sharing.

From December 23 to 25, you can get a one-month subscription* to Arcade Block for 50% off by using the promo code “HAPPYHOLIDAYS” when you check out. These are the blocks that our Nerd Block elves are busy building right now, in our warehouse!

We’re constantly learning from you and doing our best to provide you with the best entertainment value when it comes to the collectibles we put in our Blocks, and this December we’ve got some truly amazing goodies going out to our subscribers.

Thank you so much.

Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas,

Russ Montague,
CEO, Nerd Block

*offer valid on 1-month subscriptions only. Does not apply to multi-month subscriptions.

Here’s some clues as to what will be coming in your Arcade Block!

Bring home the best gaming franchises wiunnamed  16 th Arcade Block! This December, subscribers can expect an incredible surprise from The Last of Us and Just Cause 3!

In addition to new franchises, we’re also kicking it old school with a treat from an arcade classic! And every subscriber can expect to find a vinyl set we know you’ll love!

For this deal, Arcade Block is $19.99 US – less 50% when you use the “HAPPYHOLIDAYS” code at checkout – plus S&H.  Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from Nerd Block!

Horror Block – December ’15 Pop! Reveal

22 Dec

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We’ve got an EXCLUSIVE Daryl Dixon Funko collectible in Horror Block this month. This is the only place you’ll get it, and only if you subscribe!

We’ve only got a few days before the big day – you know the one: it’s when Horror Block ships to subscribers! So do not delay any further. Get your paws on Daryl before he’s gone for good. We wouldn’t want any fans to riot, after all!

This Horror Block is also packed with more genre love than ever. We’ve got an exclusive Freddy collectible from A Nightmare on Elm Street along with a stunning tribute to Wes Craven.

December’s Horror Block also includes a treat for fans of Godzilla and Cthulhu as well as a little something we brought back from our tropical vacation that went horribly wrong!

And as always you can read up on all the best in horror entertainment with the latest issue of Rue Morgue (a stunning value), included in every Horror Block!

You have til December 25 to get in on this, head over to Horror Block‘s website now!

Loot Crate – Invasion! – Now With Spoilers!

22 Dec

Last month’s “Galaxy” box from Loot Crate was awesome!  Can they follow up with this month’s theme….”Invasion”?

This January, Loot Crate, Level Up, and Loot Pets are celebrating the best of otherworldly intrusions, from mysterious monsters and eerie extraterrestrials to the heroic humans that stand stalwart against them. Featuring uncanny items from the X-Files, Alien, the Fifth Element and more (including an EXCLUSIVE T-Shirt and EXCLUSIVE unearthly plush), the Loot is out there -- and headed directly to your door!

INVASION

INVASION

INVASION LEVEL UP

INVASION PETS

Head over to Loot Crate now!


 

UPDATE 2/2/16:  Loot Crate has released an e-mail with the contents of the “Invasion!” crate, along with the Level Up and Loot Pets crates, for all to see!

Loot Crate Wrap Up

Loot Crate Wrap Up

Level Up Wrap Up

Level Up Wrap Up

Loot Pets Wrap Up

Loot Pets Wrap Up