Filming has now officially begun in Rhode Island for the sequel to the 1993 cult classic Hocus Pocus, with Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy returning as the iconic Sanderson Sisters… And thankfully it has been confirmed that it really is going to be a true sequel rather than a re-make, picking up… Read More Movie News: Disney Reveal Hocus Pocus 2 Cast and Plot Details
It’s been a hot minute since I last produced a Sunday night Slashers review, things have just been too busy lately… However, as I write this it is Halloween morning and how could I possibly miss another Sunday Night Slashers review on a year where Halloween falls on a Sunday! Just as fittingly how could… Read More Sunday Night Slashers Vol. 12: Halloween Double Feature – Halloween & Halloween II
Available to pre-order now from the KidRobot website is a new collection of Phunny plushies to celebrate the Disney Halloween classic movie Hocus Pocus with 2 different sized versions of Mary, Sarah and Winifred, with the 8″ versions costing £14.99 each (or $44.97 if you buy all 3) and the 13″ versions costing $24.99 each… Read More Toy News: KidRobot x Disney Hocus Pocus Phunny Plush Available to Pre Order
Available at 11:00 PT on 29th October will be the next NFT release from Funko Digital and it will be the first full release on the new Droppp platform. There have already been 2 mini drops, but this one brings us back to the usual format of 2 different packs, a standard one with 5… Read More NFT News: Funko Digital Halloween Release on Droppp
Starting from 28th October there will be a 10 day event on The Sims Freeplay called the Mysterious Masquerade, which is their Halloween event for the year allowing people to collect items from the arts and crafts stations to unlock a variety of items for this Sims Halloween party. Where Funko comes in to this… Read More Gaming News: Funko Dig their way in to the Sims Freeplay for the Mysterious Masquerade Event
It’s slowly coming up to Halloween and that means it must be time to start thinking about celebrating and this year the best way to get in the mood for the big day is to wear a jumper? Uhmmmmm… I’m not convinced to be honest! I’m all for an ugly Christmas jumpers and Numskull have… Read More Nerd News: Numskull Gear up for Halloween with Horror TUBBZ and Halloween Jumpers?
So that title is meant to be a joke, but let’s get real for a second, this trailer is one of the most exciting trailers I have seen for a long time! My wife has been bugging me to watch it and I have no idea why it took me so long, but I can’t… Read More Halloween Kills Trailer Erection… I Mean Reaction
We’re on day 4 of Funkoween by Funko and as much as I love halloween and horror and even love some of what has been released today, there’s also some stuff which we just don’t really need, so maybe they should have closed Funkoween a few days ago. Again, it’s very late here in the… Read More Nerd News: Funkoween 2021 Reveals from Funko – Day 4
It’s getting pretty late now so I’m not sure if we’ll be seeing much more tonight from the third day of announcements, but you never know and this post might need to grow a little more in the morning if they announce anything after I hit the sack! Watch this space! I actually have no… Read More Nerd News: Funkoween 2021 Reveals from Funko – Day 3
I’m trying to fit all of the announcements from the 2021 Funkoween in May event by Funko in to a single place so that you don’t need to hunt through endless posts to see everything they released this time around, so make sure to double check if anything else has been added to the post… Read More Nerd News: Funkoween 2021 Reveals from FUNKO – Day 1
Coming in August to October this year is a brand new addition to the MDS Mega Scale collection by Mezco, in the form of Michael Myers, as he looked in 1981’s Halloween II. At 15 inches tall, complete with a fitted boiler suit covering 11 points of articulation, this is one impressive figure! He comes… Read More Nerd News: Mezco set to Release 15″ Halloween II Michael Myers
This year Halloween falls on a weekend and much of the world has had the fun sucked out of the occasion by the necessary restrictions put in place due to COVID-19. Whilst in many places in the UK it is not against the rules to go out trick or treating, it’s certainly being discouraged by… Read More 5 TV / Streaming Series to Binge this Halloween Weekend
This has got to be my favorite Living Dead Doll to date and I really need to find a cost effective way to bring one to the UK. It’s available now for pre-order from the Mezco website using the link below for $52 and will be shipping out in May to July 2021. It is… Read More Nerd News: Elvira Living Dead Doll by MezcoToys – Pre Order Now!
Out now on the official Lego website using the link below is the latest Lego Brickheadz, and it’s a perfect release this time of year as it’s the quintessential movie monster – Frankenstein’s Monster, although Lego have fallen in to the age old trap, both on their site and the box by calling him Frankenstein.… Read More Nerd News: Lego Brickheadz Frankenstein’s Monster
Sky cinema is a great way to get access to a wide range of movies at a negligible price – it’s one of those packages which we added to our sky account and never looked back. It’s actually pretty much what killed our DVD collection and a year after first getting it we got rid… Read More 10 Movies to Watch on Sky Cinema in the run up to Halloween
The Treehouse of Horrors range of Funko Pops is getting 10 new additions, of which 3 will be exclusives. These 3 are gamer Bart (unless I’m missing something here, not sure why he’s a treehouse of horrors character), exclusive to Game Stop, Homer with a doughnut as a head, which he is eating, exclusive to… Read More Nerd News: 10 New Simpsons Treehouse of Horrors Funko Pops Coming Soon
For the first time ever I have uploaded a YouTube episode of Nerd News rather than just a quick post on here. That’s because the Funkoween in May announcements were coming in thick and fast last week and things may have been missed on here or you might have missed a post too. I decided… Read More Nerd News YouTube Broadcast: Funkoween in May Full Announcement Summary
The announcements coming about Funkoween in May this year are throwing up some amazing designs across a range of different products, with most of these seemingly being billed for a release around the end of August. Let’s have a look at Marvel first! They already announced a big load of Marvel Zombies Funko pops and… Read More Nerd News: Even More Funkoween in May Announcements Including Marvel Zombies & Disney Pops
Further announcements from yesterday saw the Funkoween in may event announce a number of other Funko pop and more Funko products, including a number of items which will be exclusive to certain stores, with international “special edition” stickered versions of those exclusives also becoming available at some time according to the images on the Funko… Read More Nerd News: Funkoween in May Announces More Funko Pops Including Marvel
Earlier we looked at some Funkoween announcements from Funko Europe and have just seen these elaborated on and even a bunch of new figures added to the roster! The first thing is that the 13 day countdown calendar is available for pre order for August from Amazon through the link below. In the UK we’re… Read More Nerd News: More from Funko Funkoween in May
I wasn’t originally too excited about them doing Funkoween in May but now having seen the announcements, there is one thing in particular which I cannot wait for! There are a few things which are coming soon although the details are still to be announced… presumably these will be through the Funko Europe shop on… Read More Nerd News: Funko Europe Funkoween in May Announcements
From today Neca will be shipping out their Michael Myers (from Halloween, more specifically the 2018 movie) head knockers today so they should be hitting a shelf near you any day now! This figure is 8 inches tall and comes in a matte finish box with a window to allow in the box display. Find… Read More Nerd News: Neca Halloween Head Knockers Shipping Today
Zavvi in the US are giving away an absolutely stunning custom Funko pop figure of Pennywise from IT / IT the Second Chapter, and I’ll be totally straight with you it’s probably the nicest Pennywise pop I’ve seen. It was made by Abbernaffy Customs in Scotland and you’re going to want to get your hands… Read More Nerd News: Zavvi US Custom Pennywise Pop Giveaway – Don’t Miss this Awesome Figure
I love halloween, it’s my favourite time of year and also busiest as I organise a huge charity fright night each year. It has got so big that I don’t even have a chance to dress up myself any more, but because of this, getting the right Halloween movies ready in the week(s) leading up… Read More 10 Movies Without Which Halloween Season Just Wouldn’t be Halloween in our House!