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If you’ve been wondering why things have been so quiet around here over the last few days, it’s because I’ve been busy setting up our new home! At some point in the next few days, nerdapproved.com, fashionablygeek.com and thatsnerdalicious.com will redirect and join forces as one site on comicbook.com/approved. [click to continue…]

Twitter user Shelley Zhang has a friend that was attempting to read the Harry Potter series for the first time. No shame in that! It’s never to late to join the club. The only problem is that this friend decided to procure his copy of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix from what I can only assume is some sort of shady online black market for nefarious bookworms. That would explain the hilarious text message exchange he and Shelley had about plot points. Read more on Nerd Approved

The Her Universe Studio Ghibli collection has a new addition, and it’s one of the best items to date. The dark green My Neighbor Totoro maxi dress features cold-shoulder sleeves, side slits and an allover Totoro, Catbus and garden print. It’s available in both regular and plus sizes. See more on Fashionably Geek

Comic book artist André Araújo has created a wonderful print featuring the original Star Wars cast reimagined as characters from a story set in the Middle Ages. See more on Nerd Approved

HJC has made a name for themselves by making licensed motorcycle helmets for some of our favorite fandoms. Now they’ve added Star Wars to that list.

The lineup includes Kylo Ren, Boba Fett and X-Wing pilot options—all of which are DOT approved. Currently, the X-Wing and Boba Fett models are available on Amazon. I have to say, I want that X-Wing model. Unfortunately, I’ll need to get a motorcycle first…and learn to ride it. See more on Fashionably Geek

Amazon’s Prime Day is almost here, but if you want something better than Kindles, headphones, and giant barrels of lube, ThinkGeek’s massive summer sale has the best deals going. It features up to 80% off on over 250 nerdy items—but only until 11:59 pm EST today, July 10th. The sale includes: [click to continue…]

Back in November, Alton Brown revealed that he was ready to revive Good Eats in a format that was free of network restrictions. In October, he laid down a pretty heavy teaser for a Good Eats “Internet venture”. Today he teased the show again with a creepy video, only this time it appears that he’s finally ready to deliver: [click to continue…]

BoxLunch has partnered with Nickelodeon for a fashion collection that will surely push some nostalgia buttons if you watched a lot of Nicktoons in the ’90s. Some of the collection is already available online, and it will expand soon to include pieces inspired by Rugrats, Rocko’s Modern Life, Hey Arnold!, Ren & Stimpy and more.

I’m guessing you can’t wait to get your hands on an Angelica Pickles purse right? There’s even toys for pups in the collection! Preview all of the looks on Fashionably Geek

From Nerd Approved: I picture the Dead Obi-Wan set as an SDCC exclusive along with this Star Wars gem. Wonder Woman was hot this year, so this would be available as well. You know that they would sell like crazy and do a brisk business on eBay afterwards.

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An official dress based on Disney’s Hercules is awesome right off the bat, but the pottery design makes this even better. I wonder if we can get a Megara dress at some point. See more on Fashionably Geek