Nerd culture is a vibrant tapestry of events, releases, and milestones that have shaped the entertainment landscape. From iconic movies to groundbreaking games and significant literary contributions, this article takes a trip down memory lane to explore the notable nerd culture events that occurred on November 28th in history. Let’s celebrate these cherished moments that have left an indelible mark on the hearts of fans around the world.
FLASH BORN IN CRISIS
In 1985, Wally West first dawned the suit and title of The Flash in Crisis on Infinite Earths #12, following the death of his mentor, Barry Allen.
Nerdy Fact: Wally West is one of the fastest speedsters in the DC universe, capable of running faster than light and manipulating the Speed Force, a mysterious energy field that grants him his powers. He can also travel through time, dimensions, and alternate realities using his speed.
PARTNERS IN TIME
In 2005, Mario & Luigi: Partners in Time released in the US on the Nintendo DS. This is a game where the famous brothers team up with their younger selves to stop an alien invasion in the past and present of the Mushroom Kingdom.
Nerdy Fact: The game features a cameo appearance by Fawful, the main antagonist of the previous game, Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga. He can be seen selling beans to the Starbeans Cafe owner in the past.