Loot Crate has announced the theme of their subscription box for March, and it’s titled “COVERT”. The description reads:

Calling all Agents of Loot!: We’re entrusting you with this top-secret (until now) intel: March’s Loot Crate is a dynamite, jam-packed collection of COVERT operations! We have compiled the very best of spies and undercover agents, operatives and espionage of some of your favorite spy & thriller themes and franchises. Among the assets we’ll be delivering are an EXCLUSIVE, officially licensed Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD replica collectible (complete with certificate of authenticity!); plus a Loot Crate Exclusive Orphan Black item; the return of an EXCLUSIVE t-shirt (not black!), plus some incredibly cool undercover-rrific wearable accessories; and much more! So study the mission and get ready to embark on an adventure in March!

Sounds like it’s going to be awesome. They also included an image of the cover of Goldeneye for the N64 in the announcement email which may or may not mean anything.

If you’re thinking about giving a Loot Crate subscription a try, you can check out our reviews for the January and February 2015 boxes to get an idea of what you can expect.

You can even get 10% off your subscription when you use the code “NERDALICIOUS” at checkout.

cotton candy oreo

The Instagram user that recently leaked photos of Red Velvet Oreo cookies and S’mores Oreo cookies is back to unveil pics of a cotton candy version. since “cookie0man” has been correct before, it’s fairly safe to say that you’ll see these limited edition cookies on your store shelves very soon.

Check out another Instagram pic after the break…

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KFC recently announced that they will be offering Seattle’s Best coffee at its UK locations, and decided to take the launch a step further by pouring the brew into specially designed edible cups.

The chain teamed up with food scientists at The Robin Collective to create the ice cream cone-inspired vessel, dubbed “Scoff-ee Cup”, which is made from a biscuit wrapped in sugar paper and lined with a layer of white chocolate. Over time, the cup will soften to the point where it melts in your mouth.

The cups will also be enhanced with questionable “mood improving aromas”, such as “coconut sun cream”, “freshly cut grass” and “wild flowers” which are intended to “evoke the positive memories we associate with warm weather, sunshine and summer holidays.”

With names like “Kentucky Fried Chicken” and “Seattle’s Best Coffee”, you’d think the states would be the perfect place to debut such an item – but for the time being they will only be offered at a limited number of locations around the UK.

Check out some additional pics after the jump.

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shirt sale

Our shirt sale has been extended though the weekend!

That’s right—we have a shirt store full of nerdy designs from the best independent artists and they’re all on sale for just $14.

Tank tops, crewnecks and hoodies are also on sale for $18, $30 and $35 respectively.

So head on over to the store and grab your favorites.


All Loot Crate subscribers (and only Loot Crate subscribers) are automatically entered to win a Mega Crate that is given away each month. They’ve done things a bit differently for March by revealing what’s inside the Mega Crate early. As you can see from the image above, it’s loaded with $2400 worth of badass stuff.

The February crate theme has expired, so all new subscribers will get their first box at the end of March. The March theme hasn’t been announced, but one lucky Looter is going to find this on their doorstep.

If you want to jump in with a subscription, you have until March 19th at 9pm PST to be eligible to win this particular Mega Crate. Even if you don’t win, you’ll have a box of awesomely nerdy goodies to look forward to.

And don’t forget that you can get 10% off your subscription when you use the code “NERDALICIOUS” at checkout!

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Butterfinger bars are delicious, but they’re not exactly healthy. I mean, all that sugar aside, chocolates like these are generally loaded with artificial ingredients—including food dyes and preservatives. However, Nestlé USA is planning on removing these unnatural elements from its chocolate products by the end of this year. Over 250 Nestle chocolate products, ranging from Butterfinger bars to Baby Ruth and 100 Grand bars, will be affected by this change.

Learn more after the break…

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shirt sale

That’s right. We have a shirt store full of nerdy designs from the best independent artists and they’re all on sale for just $14 through Friday.

Tank tops, crewnecks and hoodies are also on sale for $18, $30 and $35 respectively.

So head on over to the store and grab your favorites while you still can!

wienermobile crash

The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile ran afoul of slick roads on Sunday and smacked into a pole near Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. No one was injured, but the wiener took some heavy damage with both a smashed windshield and a broken bun. Oh the humanity!

See Also: Have You Ever Seen a More Erotic Photo?

Although it will be out of commission while it is repaired, there is thankfully more than one Wienermobile. And that’s the lesson here I think. Always have a backup Wienermobile.

Image via Jesse Knutson.

(Fox2 via Consumerist)

play theme

You only have until February 19th at 9pm PST to get in on Loot Crate’s “Play” theme. And keep in mind that subscribers and subscribers alone are entered to to win the monthly Mega Crate (and this month’s Mega Crate is pretty friggin’ epic).

We don’t know exactly what’s in the “Play” crate yet, but we do have a few hints. First, there’s the official description:

It’s time to break out the dice, cards and controllers saddle up and strategize: February’s crate is dedicated to all the fun and fantastic games we love to PLAY! From tabletop to video games, we have put together a crate that celebrates both the boundless levels of adventure, creativity and excitement that great gaming can bring. Included will be a Loot Crate Exclusive Edition of a popular tabletop title, plus a vinyl collectible figure from KidRobot, a best-selling story much beloved by gamers & geeks worldwide, and so much more. Pull up a seat and let the games begin!

We also know that it comes with an exclusive Superfight deck. Firefly Online also revealed that the box will include one of four collectible cards with a special gift code that will unlock the Overland premium ship in the Cortex.

So, if you’ve been thinking about jumping on board with a monthly box of Loot Crate goodies, now looks like a good time. As always, you can save 10% on your subscription with the code “NERDALICIOUS” at checkout.

Loot Crate has also unveiled a one year subscription option that saves you $24. Plus you get a bonus gift.

Head after the break to check out Loot Crate’s video for the “Play” theme.

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