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 October 24th in history. Let’s celebrate these cherished moments that have left an indelible mark on the hearts of fans around the world.
In 2013, Batman: Arkham Origins released on PC. This video game lets you experience the early days of Batman as he faces a deadly challenge from eight assassins who want to kill him on Christmas Eve.
Nerdy Fact: The game’s story was inspired by the comics Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight and Batman: Year One, and was developed with input from writer Geoff Johns, who is also the chief creative officer of DC Comics.
In 2014, John Wick premiered in theaters. This movie is about a retired assassin who unleashes a violent rampage against the Russian mobsters who killed his dog and stole his car, the last reminders of his deceased wife.
Nerdy Fact: The movie has a total of 77 on-screen kills, with John Wick being responsible for 59 of them.