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10 most popular Nerdvana posts of 2012

December 31, 2012 – 8:45 am |
10 most popular Nerdvana posts of 2012

What were people reading on Nerdvana over the past year? Here’s a quick look back at some of our most popular content of 2012.

2012: Some of Jayson’s favorite stories

December 31, 2012 – 7:45 am |
2012: Some of Jayson’s favorite stories

Nerdvana founder Jayson Peters shares some of his favorite stories from 2012.
Disney acquiring Lucasfilm for $4 billion, slates Star Wars Episode 7 for 2015
How can this not be at the top of my list?
Even for a marching …

2012: A few of the nerd icons we lost this year

December 30, 2012 – 9:09 am |

We lost some great performers, artists and publications this year. This is far from a complete list — just a look at those we covered here on Nerdvana in 2012:
Nintendo Power magazine (1988-2012)
Neil Armstrong (first …

2012: 4 of Bob Leeper’s favorite stories

December 30, 2012 – 9:00 am |
2012: 4 of Bob Leeper’s favorite stories

Nerdvana contributor Bob Leeper shares some of his favorite entries from 2012.
15 pop culture milestones marked in 2012
There were so many significant pop culture anniversaries in 2012 it was hard to keep up with them. …

Nerdvana Replay: Episode VII set 50 years after Episode VI? ‘Think further out,’ insider hints

December 30, 2012 – 12:00 am |
Nerdvana Replay: Episode VII set 50 years after Episode VI? ‘Think further out,’ insider hints

Droids, DC Nation return to Cartoon Network on Jan. 5

December 29, 2012 – 11:45 am |
Droids, DC Nation return to Cartoon Network on Jan. 5

Along with the long-awaited return of the suddenly halted DC Nation superhero programming block including Green Lantern and Young Justice), next Saturday morning — Jan. 5 — will see the return of Star Wars: The …

Nerdvana Replay: Celebrating 100 years of John Carter

December 29, 2012 – 11:34 am |
Nerdvana Replay: Celebrating 100 years of John Carter

Nerdvana Replay: Tarzan of the Apes — simian-man saga celebrates a century

December 29, 2012 – 11:32 am |
Nerdvana Replay: Tarzan of the Apes — simian-man saga celebrates a century

Top 10 genre films of 2012

December 29, 2012 – 11:11 am |
Prometheus

We did it! We’ve survived the 2012 Mayan apocalypse and everyone is happy to still be here. (Well, unless you were one of those doomsday preppers who dished out $1 million plus for your own private bunker.) But if the world did have to end in 2012 at least we would have left this existence knowing we had enjoyed our final year with some of the best genre movies to have ever been produced.

[LINK] Lightning Octopus: A Brief (But Somewhat Comprehensive) Look Back At Arizona’s 2012 Geek Activity

December 29, 2012 – 12:00 am |
[LINK] Lightning Octopus: A Brief (But Somewhat Comprehensive) Look Back At Arizona’s 2012 Geek Activity