Pastrami Nation Podcast! DC/Diamond Split, Justice League Snyder Cut, HBO Max and more!

Join Pastrami Nation’s Nolan Smith, Jason Smith, Eddie Aguirre, Kevin Hoskinson and Denton Heath for our latest podcast! On this episode, we talk about the Diamond/DC Comics split, the Justice League Snyder Cut, HBO Max, Umbrella Academy season 2 and more! Leave a comment by Friday, 6/12 at 8:00 p.m. PST for a chance to…Read moreRead more

Pastrami Nation Mega Podcast!

Welcome to Pastrami Nation’s Mega Podcast! Join Nolan, Jason, and a slew of amazing podcasters, reviewers, and guests from our eight-year history! We talk about pop culture during these COVID times, debate what franchise is doing better in 2020 (Star Wars or Star Trek), and learn about our amazing giveaways that end on May 13th!!!

Pastrami Nation Mega Podcast Set for May 9th- Celebrate and Win!

By Nolan P. Smith Editor On May 9th, we will hold the largest podcast we have ever had, with Pastrami Nation podcasters from throughout our eight year history joining us for our Mega Podcast!!! The podcast will be recorded and uploaded to YouTube and SoundCloud on the night of May 9th, with giveaways running until…Read moreRead more

Winner of the Pastrami Nation/ ShopSmith78 Contest Announced

By Nolan P. Smith ShopSmith78 has drawn the winning name from those that entered the ShopSmith78/Pastrami Nation contest! Congrats to Wesley Quintanar!!! Please e-mail Nolan Smith with your address:!  

First Pastrami Nation Podcast of 2019 is January 9th

By Nolan P. Smith Happy New Year! Our first Podcast of 2019 is almost here! Tune in to our Facebook page on January 9th at 6:15 p.m. for your chance to win! We always give away awesome prizes on each podcast, and we want to hear your feedback on what you think is the Best…Read moreRead more

Pastrami Nation Presents A Christmas Giveaway- Dec 19th at 6:00 p.m. at Linebreakers in Victorville

By Nolan P. Smith Next week, we are having a Christmas Giveaway! Dec 19th, 6:00 p.m. at Linebreakers in Victorville. No purchase necessary, just come in, get a raffle ticket and be entered to win some cool pop culture prizes! Tis the season to be giving, so that’s what we’re going to do! We will…Read moreRead more

Winner of the Ant-Man and the Wasp Blu-Ray Announced!

Thank you to all that entered our Ant-Man and the Wasp Blu-Ray giveaway! We have picked the winner at random by using And the winner is….

Want to Win Ant Man and the Wasp on Blu Ray? Here’s Your Chance!

I am excited to announce an awesome contest, made possible by the awesome folks at Walt Disney Studios! One of the biggest films this year featuring the smallest heroes is hitting Blu-Ray Oct 16th (and digital Oct 2nd!), as Ant-Man and the Wasp comes home! Well, we are giving away one Blu Ray copy, provided…Read moreRead more

Winner Announced for Podcast Giveaway- SDCC The Dark Tower Vinimate

The last winner for this week’s podcast contests has been announced! Thank you to everyone who entered our numerous contests from this week’s Podcast. The winner for The Dark Tower SDCC Vinimate is: Joseph Jacobs! Please send an email to with your contact info so we can get your prize mailed out. Congrats!

Winner Announced for Podcast Giveaway: SDCC Glow in the Dark Mega Man

The winner has been chosen! The winner for our Podcast giveaway has been chosen! They will receive a new Glow in the Dark Mega Man SDCC exclusive by The Loyal Subjects! The winner was chosen via A video of the drawing will be uploaded to our Facebook page ( The winner is…. Spencer! Congrats!…Read moreRead more

WINNERS ANNOUNCED! Countdown to Comic Con Giveaway: Smile! It’s Batman- The Killing Joke!

And we have our winners! The winners, each winning a copy of Batman: The Killing Joke HC, are Tomas Pescado and Jim Hayes! Please shoot us a message on Facebook with your address so we can get your book shipped out to you! Thank you to everyone who entered across all of social media!

Countdown to Comic Con Giveaway: She’s Holding a Thermal Detonator!

Ready for the next Countdown to Comic Con Giveaway? Then here’s your chance to win a 3D printed Thermal Detonator kit! How? Watch the video, then head over to our interview with Boba Fett himself be the first to answer the question to win! Here’s the link to the interview:

The Winners of this week’s Countdown to Comic Con Giveaway are…

By Nolan Smith And the winners are….. Romeo (Power Armor) and Austin Baroudi (Gentleman Claptrap)! Please send your address to or contact us on Facebook so we can ship out your prize! Thanks to everyone for entering and be on the lookout for the next Countdown to Comic Con giveaway, coming this week!!!

Countdown to Comic Con Giveaway Week 3: Video Game Funko POPS!

Our Countdown to Comic Con giveaway rolls on with a special edition in honor of the upcoming E3 Expo! Check out the video, and leave a comment on this page, or on Facebook, to be entered for a chance to win one of 2 exclusive Funko POP figures: Gentleman Claptrap or Power Armor! Contest ends…Read moreRead more

Countdown to Comic-Con Giveaway #2! Doctor Who Pop Exclusive!

Doctor Who Pop

Win a Doctor Who Pop Eleventh Doctor Summer Convention Exclusive By Nolan P. Smith Here goes week 2 of the Countdown to Comic-Con here at Pastrami Nation! Every week up right up to the San Diego Comic Con in July, we will be giving away something full of pop culture awesomeness! This week, we will…Read moreRead more

Countdown to Comic Con Giveaway! WIN a SEALED Funko Deadpool Pop! Mystery Figure!

Want to win a Funko Deadpool Pop! Mystery Figure? Enter Now! By Nolan P. Smith This week marks the kick-off of Pastrami Nation’s Countdown to Comic Con Giveaway! Every week up right up to the San Diego Comic Con in July, we will be giving away something full of pop culture awesomeness! This week, we…Read moreRead more

Pastrami Nations Star Wars Pop Funko Giveaway!

Over the next 24 hours anyone that likes our Facebook page will be entered to win this First Order Pop Funko Flametrooper! For all of our existing members please share this post to win a First Order Pop Funko Stormtrooper! These will be given away tomorrow at 2pm pacific! Good luck!

2014 in Review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 27,000 times in 2014. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 10 sold-out performances for that many…Read moreRead more

Custom Gears of War Helmet Giveaway from Pastrami Nation!!!

Pastrami Nation is giving away this full size, unpainted, Fiberglassed, wearable Ben Carmine helmet from Gears of War by Pastrami Nation’s own Jason R. Smith! Just like us on Facebook and stop by and leave a comment. As soon as we get to 500 likes on Facebook it will be given away! So click,…Read moreRead more

Winner Announcement For This Week’s Giveaway!

Pastrami Nation would like to congratulate the winner of our first giveaway! Congratulations Jazen David Tully! You won the Titanfall pepakura kit! We will be doing more giveaways soon so stay on the look out!

Titanfall Pepakura Helmet Giveaway!

Pastrami Nation will be giving away a kit to build your very own full size pepakura Titanfall pilot helmet like the one seen here! All you have to do is comment on this post and next week on Tuesday we will randomly pick a winner! Good luck!