Nerd Block May 2015 Review + Coupon
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Nerd Block is a monthly mystery package delivered right to your door filled with nerdy apparel, toys, and collectibles! Every box comes with a shirt, which is something Nerd Block Arcade is $19.99 a month, and you can sign up to get Nerd Block HERE and use the code SUPERHERO to save 10%. You can also use the code WAXON for $4.50 off your first box.
Cost: $19.95 a month plus $9.50 shipping for the U.S They ship to other countries for an additional fee.
What is in the box? “Nerd Block is filled with toys and collectibles from your favorite brands including Star Wars, Adventure Time, Doctor Who, Marvel, and many more! Every box is loaded with various genres to appeal to everyone from video game and movie fanatics, to toy and comic collectors. Each item is Geek Tested, Nerd Approved!”
When am I charged? You are charged each month on the day you registered. So if you ordered on the 10th, you will be charged on the 10th every month.
When does it ship? Boxes ship out around the 15th of the month
How do I cancel? “Just email email@example.com with your name and address, and we'll cancel your account. Please note that all orders must be cancelled 24-hours prior to that month's Block closing date. The closing date for every month can be found at http://www.nerdblock.com under the countdown timer.”
Nerd Block ships around the middle of the month by USPS.
The theme for May was anime. I will admit, I was really disappointed, because I don't know anything about anime.
Funko POP! Anime: Dragonball Z Piccolo Action Figure $9.77 I never watch DragonBall Z, but I was happy to get a new Funko Pop. This is Picccolo and even though I don't know who he is, he is cute.
Gundam T-Shirt: This shirt is from the super popular Japanese show Gundam. Gundam is a Japanese anime show about giant robots. My husband really liked this shirt, but I ordered the shirt in my size.
Totoro Buttons: There were four Totoro buttons from the movie My Neighbor Totoro. You can put these on a backpack or bag. I have never seen the movie, so I will try to trade or gift these.
Cowboy Bebop Brandana: Cowboy Bebop is a Japanese anime series. This brandana can be worn in several different ways: from a headband, wristband, or hat. Like the other items in the box, I have never seem this show either.
Attack on Titan Cinch Bag: Attack on Titan is a Japanese Manga series. This cinch sack has can hold all your anime items. I have never read Attack on Titan, but I could find a use for the bag.
Evangelion Manga: I really don't know much about anime, but I have heard of Evangelion. Mangas are designed to be read right to left, so the format you see in the picture, is actually the back of the book.
This is a look in the book.
Final Thought: I didn't do a full retail breakdown, but with the Pop, shirt and manga, this box met the cost of the box. This box was really a big miss for me. I am really not into amime, so I really didn't like this box. This is the downside of subscription boxes, occasionally you get one that isn't your taste. If you want to subscribe to Nerd Block (or any of their other boxes), use this link with the code WAXON to get $4.50 off your first box.
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