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First unveiled at Toy Fair 2017, McFarlane Toys has released an official pic and info for the fantastic 7″ Labyrinth Jareth: The Goblin King Figure they have on deck for October. Read more on Nerd Approved

ThinkGeek has unveiled the Star Trek-themed Trekini and the cute and nerdy Geekini swimwear lines for summer! Check out the entire lineup on Fashionably Geek

Starbucks unveiled its Unicorn Frappuccino this week and the poor baristas that work there are experiencing first-hand the power of unicorn sales magic. I’m going to go ahead and assume that the barista ranting in the video below speaks for many of his associates. [click to continue…]

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Thinking about trying Blue Apron? Make sure to check out our review. When you’re ready, you can get $30 off your first order through this link. If you still need more convincing, check out the deliciousness we cooked up recently: [click to continue…]

According to WDWNT, Disney and Swagbucks have teamed up to survey guests about the possibility of creating a hotel experience at Walt Disney World that would invite guests to live their Star Wars dream. Imagine being able to sleep inside a starship while you participate in an immersive 2-day story set in the the Star Wars universe. There’s concept art and everything. See more on Nerd Approved

Sapphire Studios isn’t messing around with their Star Wars-inspired engagement rings. The “Prevail” model includes the Rebel Alliance symbol, Princess Leia’s armband wrapping around each side, and two tiny Darth Vader helmets on either side of the stone. It’s a bold choice. See more on Fashionably Geek

The latest round of Star Wars Little (and Big) Golden Books has debuted, and they look just as adorable as the series released last year. The new titles available for pre-order include I am a Hero, The Big Golden Book Of Starships, Speeders and Space Stations, Heroes and Villains Little Golden Book Collection, and The Big Golden Book of Aliens, Creatures, and Beasts. See more on Nerd Approved

Have you ever gone to Ikea just to eat? If so, you’re not alone. According to Fast Company, 30 percent of customers came to Ikea in 2016 just for their meatball fix. In fact, additional data from last year revealed that food is Ikea’s fastest growing segment with $1.8 billion in sales.

In response to the growth of their food sector, Ikea has upgraded their offerings and tested successful pop-up restaurants in London, Oslo, and Paris. Now the time seems right to take the stand-alone restaurant idea to the next level. [click to continue…]

There is a lot of Guardians of the Galaxy Groot-themed merchandise out there, but this crossbody bag and wallet from Loungefly goes for classy instead of cute. The colors and the floral pattern style are actually quite lovely. See more on Fashionably Geek

During their Star Wars Celebration panel over the weekend, Hasbro announced new Black Series 6″ figures that included an SDCC exclusive Admiral Thrawn complete with the Easter egg office items seen in Star Wars Rebels (like the Holy Grail from Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade). Another interesting addition is the Jaina Solo 2016 fan figure poll winner. However, the big news was the return of the highly articulated 3.75-inch Vintage Collection in the spring of 2018. See more on Nerd Approved