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The Todd Glass Show #104: Daniel Kinno Is Back!

The Todd Glass Show welcomes back fan favorite Daniel Kinno! Buy The Todd Glass Show t-shirts! Like The Todd Glass Show on Facebook, follow @ToddGlass on Twitter, and buy his… more

Cosplay Friday #29

Summer quickly approaches, and while some get their “beach-bods” in order, the truly devoted are more worried about the upcoming con season, namely, what to wear? Prepare to be inspired… 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! Details below… As convention season, which seems to be competing with road construction season for longest of… more

Nerdist Podcast: Wayne Federman

Wayne Federman sits down with Chris and Matt to debate why it is rude to point, what they were like as children, and Wayne being a ventriloquist!… more

Inside the World of “Sanjay & Craig”

Nickelodeon has always been on the cutting edge of original animated programming. From the early ’90s with its first three “Nicktoons,” Doug, Rugrats, and Ren & Stimpy, the network has… more

From “The Nerdist”: Back To London With Jonah and Matt

Here’s another taste — actually, two tastes — of The Nerdist from BBC America and the Nerdist Channel, more of the “Nerdist Lads in London.” First, Jonah and Matt enjoy… more

You Made It Weird #154: Owen Benjamin

Owen Benjamin makes it weird! Watch Owen in Sullivan & Son! Follow @peteholmes on Twitter and Like the show on Facebook. Buy YMIW shirts! Order his new special “Nice Try,… more

ROTJ 30th Anniversary: Jabba’s Palace: Where Are They Now?

We all know what happened to Luke Skywalker, and Han Solo’s fate is no mystery (see: Luke’s sister); If anyone is looking for Boba Fett, we’ve got a Sarlacc pit… more

Watch Jonah Ray Tonight On Comedy Central

You’re gonna watch Jonah Ray’s Comedy Central The Half Hour special tonight at midnight/11c, I trust. (Assuming you’re in the U.S. and get Comedy Central, that is. If… more

Orchestrating Insanity: “Fast and Furious 6″‘s Justin Lin

With Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift, Universal decided that the Fast and Furious franchise needed a change. Instead of the characters audience members had been introduced to in The Fast… more

Square Enix Unveils Comic-Con Exclusive “Black Metallic Batman” Figure

If you liked Square Enix’s recent DC Comics line of PLAY ARTS Kai figures, then you’re going to love their newly announced San Diego Comic-Con exclusive, a black metallic version… more

Review: “Epic” — 3D Visuals, 2D Script

For 3D digital animation, most people think there’s Pixar and there’s everybody else. However, there are lots of other animation studios out there doing terrific work in the… more

Reminder: “Set List” Live Friday, 6 pm PT

Hi. How are you? That’s good. Say, remember that I mentioned somewhere along the line here that as part of YouTube Comedy Week, the Nerdist Channel would be doing a… more

Fast and Fierce: Getting to Know Gina Carano

In Fast and Furious 6, out Friday (5/24), Dominic Torreto and his crew are drafted into a fight against a highly-trained former-military unit of thieves. Among the new faces… more

Interview with “Tainted Love” Creator and Star Orlando Jones

Tainted Love is a romantic comedy-action-crime=graphic novel adventure story that combines live action and motion-comic to spin its narrative. It’s the tale of boy meets girl; however, in… more

The Life-Sized LEGO X-Wing Fighter Has Landed

A LEGO X-Wing fighter? Cool. A LIFE-SIZED LEGO X-Wing fighter? Insanely cool. Yeah. 5.3 million LEGO bricks, 23 tons, 44-foot wingspan, all ready for the LEGO Star Wars Rebel… more

Weird Old Sci-Fi: “Ghidorah: The Three-Headed Monster”

[youtube] With Pacific Rim coming out this summer, I thought I’d take a look at a Kaiju film from… more

Return of Return of the Jedi with Chris Hardwick, Seth Green and More

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away – well, thirty years ago at the Egyptian Theater, actually - Return of the Jedi was released to the world…. more

Grant Morrison Talks “Wonder Woman: Earth One”, “Multiversity” and More

Recently, the Nerdist team and a small group of other journalists were invited to DC Comics’ Burbank offices to spend an evening with one of the comic book industry’s greatest… more

“Set List”: Rory Scovel and “Mark Wahlberg”

The Nerdist Channel continues to celebrate YouTube Comedy Week with more episodes of Set List, the series based on Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad’s hit live show in which comedians… more

Mission Log #42 – Episode 042 – Obsession

Kirk and the crew come a across a cloud that he swears he has seen before. It has to be stopped, but at what cost? Find out when we put “… more

Space Burrito!

You’ve seen all the videos astronaut Chris Hadfield made on the International Space Station — including the Bowie cover — but this one is different, because a) Adam and Jamie… more

JV Club #63: Sex Nerd Sandra

Synergy Alert! Firing on all cylinders (and then some), Janet and Episode 63 guest Sandra Daugherty (Sex Nerd Sandra) give each other brain orgasms with a deep dive into intimacy… more

The Legacy Music Hour #134: Castle Areas

The music from castle areas in video games is the topic of Episode 134.  Sometimes the music sounds majestic and royal, and sometimes it doesn’t.  Brent and Rob also talk… more