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Music Geek Track Of The Week: Lorde’s “Royals (Magnifik Remix)”

I had no idea what to post for this week’s track. Some pretty great albums have been dropping recently. You know, Daft Punk, The National, Disclosure, Vampire Weekend, all fantastic,… more

SheZow: A Boy Becomes A Girl Superhero

This weekend, Hub Network premieres a new superhero cartoon entitled SheZow, created by Obie Scott Wade. It tells the story of a young boy named Guy who moves into his… more

Join Nerdist at Wondercon This Weekend! UPDATE: Chris Hardwick Signing Sunday!

UPDATE: We’ve added a signing with Chris Hardwick himself on Sunday 2-3 PM!  UPDATE: Jessica Chobot has been added to the Nerdist Panel on Sunday at 12:00PM! Details below…… more

The River Song Story (With Spoilers!)

My, how sporadic, out-of-sequence time does fly. It was five years ago today that the sci-fi viewing public got its first glimpse of the mysterious (and good-lookin’) Professor River Song,… more

Big Pop Fun #78: David Darrow, Painter

David Darrow is “Dave the Painting Guy” on his own web series. Tom and Dave talk about painting, art school, and the uses of an art school diploma, for example,… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Greg Proops, Justin Willman, Fringe Riders, and more!

It’s happening. June is here. Like it or not, it’s June. Time for popsicles, tourists, more fun movies and popcorn, and, oh yeah, some really great shows at NerdMelt Showroom… more

The Todd Glass Show #105: Andy Dick

The one and only Andy Dick comes on the show! Buy The Todd Glass Show t-shirts! Like The Todd Glass Show on Facebook, follow @ToddGlass on Twitter, and buy his… more

Evolution of Man: Prepare for “Animal Fighting Championships”

Man evolved from a brutish, battling beast into…. whatever it is we are. But animals still fight, and Max Landis is bringing you the Animal Fighting Championships, starting June 5th… more

Jordan Vogt-Roberts and “The Kings of Summer”

In the new film The Kings of Summer, three high school boys, fed up with their respective home lives, find a clearing in the woods and decide to build a… more

Cosplay Friday #30

You’ve all seen those Fashion Police-type shows where a panel of gossip columnists, minor celebrities, and comedians rate and rip apart celebrity fashion. Who wore it best? Who wore it… more

Ding-Donger #8: Once Again From the Ol’ Apartment

Matt’s back in Los Angeles, and he’s already blown an audition. Today. Hear him talk about that, a dum-dum who doesn’t realize how comedy material isn’t a magical snowflake, \, vibes… more

Comic Book Day Double Feature: Out to Sea

Welcome to Double Feature, our new recurring comics column where we take two thematically similar graphic novels and put them under the microscope. Not really, though, because microscopes are surprisingly… more

Nerdist Podcast: Travel Lads

Treat your ears to some hostful goodness to start off the weekend! Jonah is back from his vacation in Europe, Matt spent a week straight at Disney World, and Chris… more

Fly with Superman and Get Your Kryptonian Name

It’s nigh-on two weeks away from the premiere of Warner Bros’ Man of Steel, which, as you’re do doubt aware, is Zack Snyder’s reboot of the Superman mythos on film…. more

You Made It Weird #156: Bo Burnham Returns!

Bo Burnham (Zach Stone is Gonna Be Famous!) returns to make it weird AGAIN!! Watch Zach Stone Is Gonna Be Famous on MTV Thursdays at 10:30pm! Follow @peteholmes on… more

Review: “The Kings of Summer” Reigns Supreme

The coming-of-age movie is certainly nothing new, nor is the semi-raunchy teen comedy, though I can’t remember the last time either made me feel as though I really were a… more

Dining with Doug and Karen #23: Rory Scovel and Ryan Hess

It’s drinking with Doug and Karen! Sommelier Ryan Hess gives Doug, Karen and special guest Rory Scovel a lesson in wine and pairings! Follow @roryscovel on Twitter and check out… more

Name Your Own Price for the Telltale Games Humble Bundle

It’s a good time to be a gamer, especially if you’re on a budget. It’s also a good time to be a gamer if you have extra cash lying around… more

Comic Book Club: Alix Farren and Jade Fusco

Alix Farren and Jade Fusco from the art-comix magazine Harlequin Creature join the boys to talk comics, comix, and some sort of third spelling. Check out the website at comicbookclublive…. more

Pickstarter: A Battle of Feet

You know that old saying, “truth is stranger than fiction?” It’s a saying because it’s true. In 2007, a man in North Carolina bought a grill at an auction only… more

Jonah Raydio #29: Flyin’ the Episode

Jonah Raydio is back!  This week we have Bobcat Goldthwait!  Not only is he one of the sweetest, nicest people, he had a ton of awesome stories to tell.  One… more

One More Time: Nerdist Lads in London

As we approach the season finale of The Nerdist on BBC America Saturday night, here’s another look at Jonah Ray and Matt Mira’s trip to London, in which they review… more

Mission Log #43 – Episode 043 – Wolf in the Fold

People are being murdered. They all have two things in common: each is a woman and Scotty is standing over each body. He cannot be the killer can he? Find… more

Meet “Lil Women”

Hey, our friends at PERIODS. Films are unleashing a whole series of Lil Women on the general public, and it starts right here with Part I, “It’s Me, Meg,” featuring… more