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These nerdy slipper socks will keep your feet toasty this season

These Nerdy Slipper Socks Will Keep Your Feet Toasty This Season

I’m a big fan of slipper socks — in fact I may have too many. They’re warm, comfortable, and actually stay on my feet. I can lay back on the couch with them, or do simple chores in them. I have a pair for every mood I have, and so should you. Frozen Snowflake Slipper […]

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“The Office” Gift Guide: Ring In The Holidays in Dunder-Mifflin Style!

Michael Scott (Steve Carell) was notorious for ruining holidays on NBC‘s The Office, but that doesn’t mean yours has to be! Get your best Belsnickel outfit ready and get ready to intimidate your friends. The holidays are here – so why not ring them in Dunder-Mifflin style? View this post on Instagram No one fears […]

Baby Yoda Merch is On The Way, Maybe Even by Tomorrow Mandalorain Fans

Baby Yoda Merch is On The Way, Maybe Even by Tomorrow Mandalorain Fans

Baby Yoda is the hottest thing in the world right now. The little tyke from the first two episodes from the Disney+ Star Wars show The Mandalorian has captivated not just the fanbase, but anyone who lays eyes on the thing. The one question on everyone’s mind is the same: where can we buy one? […]

You don't have to be bored this holiday season with these board games!

7 Nerdy Board Games to Counter Your Holiday Boredom

Looking to cure the wintertime blues this holiday season? Hot Topic has exactly what you need — board games! From Rick and Morty to The Office, they have a board game for almost every fandom. Rick and Morty Anatomy Park Edition Operation $35.90 Oh jeez Rick. Not another Rick and Morty game! But this game […]

Her Universe, Hot Topic Release New ‘Captain Marvel’ Inspired Line

Her Universe and Hot Topic have partnered once again to create and release a new line of fashion items (jackets, shirts, dresses, accessories) that are allllllll gonna help you go higher, further and faster because they’re Captain Marvel inspired. The line just dropped this morning, and you can browse the items on both Her Universe’s website […]

The Bleeding Cool Top 25 TV Influencers 2019: The Complete List

Welcome to The Bleeding Cool Top 25 TV Influencers 2019, a look inside our “crystal ball” as we predict the individuals, shows, and events that could have a major influence on you this year. Our twenty-five choices were based on a year’s worth of Bleeding Cool television coverage, third-party coverage, analytics, and raw gut instinct. We started with more than […]

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Let’s Take a Look at The Loyal Subjects Masters of the Universe Wave 2

Masters of the Universe Loyal Subjects figures are some of the coolest that the company has ever offered. Their first wave was easy to track down, and while the ridiculous odds of putting a full set together make it a little less fun to collect, damn if they are not fun to have on the […]

The Bleeding Cool Top 25 TV Influencers 2019 Countdown: #20-#16

Andy Kaufman scared the living hell out of me when I was ten – and I’ve been thankful for it ever since. When I was growing up, there were four gospels to Friday nights. Bedtime set at 8 p.m. No debate. No discussion. Dad would pass out in his recliner after working shifts at the […]



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Funko Round-Up: Kingdom Hearts 3, Summoners War, Overwatch, and Aquaman!

Funko announces tons of new products and licenses every day, let alone every week. It can be a lot to keep up with. So we are here to help. Welcome to the Funko Round-Up! In this edition: lots of gaming Pops, and Overwatch gets two new ones, Summoners War debuts, Kingdom Hearts 3 product is […]

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Funko Round-Up: Stranger Things, Vince Gilligan, Harry Potter, and More!

Funko announces tons of new products and licenses every day, let alone every week. It can be a lot to keep up with. So we are here to help. Welcome to the Funko Round-Up! In this edition: Vince Gilligan joins the directors series, a DBZ favorite gets a specialty series release, Stranger Things galore, our […]

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New Riverdale Pops are on the Way From Funko in November

Riverdale has a new wave of Funko Pops to track down soon. Announced today, there will be six new Pops hitting stores in November. These are all based on the Jughead dream sequence in which our Fab Four are dressed in clothing and sporting looks a little closer to their classic comic book selves. Archie […]

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Funko Round-Up: Chrome Thanos, Woody Woodpecker, Chucky, and More!

Funko announces tons of new products and licenses every day, let alone every week. It can be a lot to keep up with. So we are here to help. Welcome to the Funko Round-Up! In this edition: Thanos becomes the Infinity Stones, a bunch of classic cartoon characters get the Pop treatment, and more horror […]

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Funko Round-Up: Alita, Game of Thrones, Cuphead, Star Wars, and More!

Funko announces tons of new products and licenses every day, let alone every week. It can be a lot to keep up with. So we are here to help. Welcome to the Funko Round-Up! In this edition: Alita: Battle Angel gets four kinda similar-looking Pops, Mortal Engines gets a wave of Pops, Mickey Mouse as […]


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Funko NYCC Reveals Wave 2: Marvel, Music, Gaming, and Star Wars!

Funko has begun revealing their exclusives for NYCC 2018. While not as many as SDCC, this is the second-biggest show of the year for them as far as exclusives go, and they will be spending the week showing off what fans and collectors can get at the show. Remember: you have to enter the Funko […]

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Funko NYCC Reveals Wave 1: DC Comics!

Funko has begun revealing their exclusives for NYCC 2018. While not as many as SDCC, this is the second-biggest show of the year for them as far as exclusives go, and they will be spending the week showing off what fans and collectors can get at the show. Remember: you have to enter the Funko […]

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Funko is Celebrting the 25th Anniversary of Nightmare Before Christmas!

Nightmare Before Christmas turns 25 this year (that makes me feel old) and Funko is celebrating with a ton of collectibles this fall. Seriously: there is a lot of stuff here. Pops, Pop Pens, Pop Keychains, Mystery Minis, and more and more and more. I feel really bad for Nightmare Before Christmas completists right now. […]