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Doctor Who, in Lego Form!!


Check this out, I’ve never gone as far as to buy something that hasn’t been released in the US up to this point, but this might get me to if they aren’t released in the US.  Especially now that I’m starting to get my kids interested in Doctor Who.

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From Doctor Who News:

BBC Worldwide has announced a major new deal with Character Options’ new Construction division which will see Doctor Who enter the construction toy market for the first time.

The Character Building range will include 3D micro-figures, brought to life with sculpted facial features whilst play sets will be uniquely tailored to Doctor Who. Fans will be able to build their own Doctor Who world with all their favourite characters including the Doctor and Amy Pond with their famous foes the Daleks, Cybermen and Weeping Angels.

Distinctive to the Character Building range will be the use of texture on some of the building blocks, whether it be the sleek and smooth edges of a spaceship, or the rough edges of a rock face. This will be pivotal in recreating each environment, providing a natural look, but still allowing easy construction play. The entire range will be displayed at the Character Options stand at the London Toy Fair with the first products set for release in Spring 2011.

Matt Smith commented on his new figure:

“It was very surreal and funny coming face to face with a miniature version of myself as the Doctor but I’m glad that the Doctor’s trusty Sonic Screwdriver is in his hand, ready to fend off attacks from monsters!”

With Karen Gillan adding:

“I absolutely love these miniature toys of The Doctor and Amy Pond despite the strange sensation of seeing myself immortalized in plastic and miniature and buildable…and dissectible. I’m loving Pond’s flaming ginger mane and it’s funny to think that The Doctor and Amy are small enough to travel around in someone’s pocket.”

Richard Hollis, who is Head of UK Licensing at BBC Worldwide said the reason the BBC has chosen to work with Character Options is because of the quality and imagination they put into their toys, with Jon Diver, Character Group’s Joint Managing Director, saying the new project

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Late night surfing gold–Springfield Punx


Image4In the latest of my late night, insomnia educed web surfing, I have come across a site of gold that has been under my nose until now, and I had to share and bring attention to it!!

Springfield Punx is described as the following by the author and artist “Dean”

Springfield Punx is a little pet project of mine. The idea of doing fan art parodying some of my favorite characters and stars in such a fun and simple style got me hooked immediately.

Sounds pretty sweet, right?  Well let me tell you friends, it is!  In just some quick surfing, I found some of my favorite, that have been highlighted here on this site before.

We have, The Doctor, Craig Ferguson, and Spider-man!  Its like the Simpsonification of Geekasms.com itself!

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So, if you like the Simpsons, or just wish to see some of your favorite characters drawn up by a talented individual, do yourself a favor and head over to Springfield Punx, no way will you be disappointed.

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Doctor Who Greatness!!


No this unfortunately not a real comic, but regardless, how can you not love this concept and the artwork?!  I came across this and had to share!  Click this Link or the picture before to go to the website of origin and the artist behind the brilliance.

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The Doctor, Amy, and Rory sing a Christmas Carol


Its my birthday, and I’ve felt like posting 3 posts related to Doctor Who (hopefully no one will mind) but you can’t deny yourself the entertainment value of the video below!

 

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New Promo Images–A Christmas Carol


The BBC has released some new promotional images for the upcoming Doctor Who Christmas Carol.  These just yell to be made into Desktop Wallpapers and other backgrounds, if anyone has any requests, feel free to comment below and I’ll get them to ya!  In the meantime, check them out below.

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Some Christmas Carol Goodness from the Good Doctor


The fine folks over at Blogtor Who have been kind enough to piece together four official BBC preview clips teasing the forthcoming DOCTOR WHO Christmas special, “A Christmas Carol.”   After a couple of searches, these were the best I could find viewable in “my area” so a big THANK YOU to Blogtor Who!

 

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Doctor Who: A Christmas Carol DVD Release Date


It hasn’t aired yet, but you can preorder your copy of Doctor Who: A Christmas Carol on Amazon with a release date of February 15th, 2011.81vmrvvSEZL._AA1500_

Doctor Who: A Christmas Carol

Starring: Matt Smith , Karen Gillan , Michael Gambon , Katherine Jenkins
Directed by: Toby Haynes
Produced by: Sanne Wohlenberg , Piers Wenger , Steven Moffat
Written by: Steven Moffat

Matt Smith and Karen Gillan return as the Doctor and his companion in an all-new Doctor Who Christmas special. Amy and Rory are trapped on a crashing space liner, and the only way the Doctor can rescue them is to save the soul of a lonely old miser, Kazran Sardick. But Sardick, the richest man in Sardicktown, beyond redemption?

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Doctor Who A Christmas Carol–New promo pics


The fine people over at The BBC have released some new promo pictures  for the upcoming Doctor Who Christmas special: A Christmas Carol!  Check them out!

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Along with these new photos, The BBC also released this short synopsis on their site last week:

Amy and Rory are trapped on a crashing space liner, and the only way The Doctor can rescue them is to save the soul of a lonely old miser, in a festive edition of the time-travelling adventure, written by Steven Moffat. But is Kazran Sardick, the richest man in Sardicktown, beyond redemption? And what is lurking in the fogs of Christmas Eve?

 

Its less then 3 weeks away now!  Don’t forget, A Christmas Carol airs on BBC America on December 25th at 9pm ET

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The TARDIS–Your new desktop tool


This is what happens after I watch Craig Ferguson’s Late Late Show and become jealous by his mini TARDIS sitting on his desk, I surf Amazon.com and find this: A TARDIS USB hub!!  With this and the Delorian USB hard drive, I can have it all!41LmYgKkByL

And just like everything else, if someone, anyone out there is shopping for me, feel free to grab this!  I promise I won’t think bad about you!

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A Doctor Who Christmas Carol – Promo Pics!!


To continue with the injection of Doctor Who content into the realm of Geekasms!

One of my up and coming favorite blogs, BlogtorWho (@BlogtorWho onTwitter) has some new promo pictures from the upcoming Doctor Who Christmas Special!  Click on the picture below for more promo shots and more Doctor Who goodness!

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