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If you’ve been thinking about getting in on a Loot Crate subscription, now would be a good time. Your first box will be “DEAD” for Feburary 2016. It’s described thusly:

This month the Deadpool Movie hits the big screen and our friends from The Walking Dead return! We’re celebrating with a Loot Crate of the DEAD! There’ll be four EXCLUSIVES including a t-shirt and two figures. All licensed. One of the figures even has a chase variant!

Better hurry though—signups for the “DEAD” crate end on February 19th. You can signup for a subscription here and save 10% off your order with the code “FASHIONABLYGEEK” at checkout.

You can also take a look at our past reviews to get a better idea of what a Loot Crate subscription is all about.

d4367-337-401212-1These lovely mini-cakes have been dubbed the “Petit Gateau Princess Collection” and include:

Top row, left to right: Pocahontas (chocolate and banana cream profiterole); Belle (Mont Blanc tart); Aurora (strawberry cake)

Middle row, left to right: Mulan (white peach and cream cheese roll); Snow White (apple and cream cheese); Jasmine (mint-flavoured white chocolate roll)

Bottom row, left to right: Rapunzel (blueberry and lemon tart); Cinderella (white peach and lychee mousse); Ariel (green apple and fresh cream tart)

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FU7235lg2Just when you thought you were safe from blowing all your money on Funko Pops, they’re back with new Game Of Thrones figures and a new Drogon Pop! Vinyl Vehicle.

Bronn, Stannis, Margaery, Melisandre, Jorah, and more new figures will be arriving in April…just in time for the new season.

Check out the rest of the additions on Nerd Approved

ramenprevIt looks like Bethesda isn’t stopping with “real” Nuka Cola.

Apparently, they’ve been sending Na Nini Shimasuka brand ramen out to some Japanese press outlets. The name is taken from the noodle-selling robot Takahashi, located in Diamond City within the game, who serves Ramen and only says the one phrase – “Na nini shimasuka?”, translated to English as “What will you have?”

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swsg-00Can you imagine if Star Wars had come from the mind of Studio Ghibli director Hayao Miyazaki rather than the questionable brain of George “Ewoks” Lucas? Artist Lap Pun Cheung has, and he’s created a few pieces to share his idea of what a Miyazaki-directed Star Wars might’ve looked like.

These three pieces depict scenes from each of the three trilogies – the Duel of the Fates from The Phantom Menace, an entirely Ghibli-fied Darth Vader and Stormtrooper from A New Hope, and Han and Chewie telling an enthusiastic Rey and Finn about the Force in The Force Awakens.

Check out the rest of the pieces on Nerd Approved

cocktail topNeed to impress someone with your cocktail-crafting skills? Well, put on a real show by making an Ice Ball Cocktail, courtesy of YouTubers Cocktail Chemistry. In their latest video, they show us how to create a hollow ball of ice and fill it with booze without making a big, watery mess.

Keep in mind that you’ll need a soldering iron and a syringe to get the job done. So, yeah…heads up.

Check out the video on That’s Nerdalicious

rug-10If there’s one thing that urban apartment dwellers like myself miss, it’s being able to relax in a natural environment. Luckily, artist Alexandra Kehayoglou has a solution. Using remnants from her parent’s carpet business in Buenos Aires, Kehayoglou creates carpets, rugs, tapestries, and other textiles that bring nature to you.

Meadows, snow, green pastures, pools of water within grassy areas are just a few of her gorgeous creations. Needless to say, they are the perfect spots to curl up with a good book.

Check out more examples on Nerd Approved

upside-down-wine-glassThe next time you have a dinner party or a wine tasting, bring out this upside down wine glass. Sipping from the stem while the wine stays in the bowl of the glass should confuse and amuse them.

Tell them you get real magical when you’re drunk. It’s the rarest of all drunken personality/behavioral shifts.

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we-turned-our-room-into-a-mario-cat-world__880These kitties are giving Mario a run for his money. Etsy seller CatastrophiCreations has updated their original Mario Warp Pipe Cat Complex with version 2.0 and added a full Mario-themed wall set option.

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chloe-bruceDaisy Ridley may have done some of her own stunts in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but Chloe Bruce was there when serious skills were needed.

Let’s just say she kicks ass with a staff.

She’s also doubled for Zoe Saldana in Guardians of the Galaxy and Jaimie Alexander in Thor: The Dark World. Plus, she’s a World Kickboxing Champion.

Check out the video on Nerd Approved to see her in action…