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Ask The Geeky Hostess #1: Drinks of 2012

The Geeky Hostess helps you incorporate your geeky passions into your everyday life. Have a geek-etiquette question you’d like her to answer? Ask away! See more from the Geeky Hostess… more

The Coffee Nerdist: Last Minute Holidaze

If you’re reading this expectantly, I think Stanley Spadowski probably summed up your situation best. [youtube]… more

Nerdist Podcast: William Shatner

The legendary William Shatner chats with Chris and Jonah about his upcoming show Shatner’s World in movie theaters around the country, his love of making people laugh, and his… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom!

Staying in town for Thanksgiving? Lucky for you’ve we’ve got an incredible lineup down at the NerdMelt Showroom! Friday at 7:30 is The Podcast Podcast Podcast & Horse Cock!… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom!

Busy trying to figure out where Skyfall ranks in the James Bond canon? Take a break to see one of our many great shows at the NerdMelt Showroom! Friday at… more

Shatner + Poetry = Shatoetry, the App

When William Shatner challenged the people of Twitter to define “Shatoetry,” the guesses were creative and funny, which was a fitting way to lead into the introduction of Shatoetry on… more

Learn All About Zines at the Rookie Yearbook One Release Party Saturday in L.A.

The gang at Nerdmelt Showroom in L.A. are huge fans of Tavi Gevison’s Rookie Magazine, the awesome website for teenage girls, which is why we are geeked up that… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom!

Ready to cast your ballot? The ballot for “best comedy lineup,” that is. Because NerdMelt Showroom has a slate of shows that deserve “four more years!” Politics! Friday at 8:… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom!

Geared up for Halloween? What about Election Day? The beginning of November? Overwhelmed by all this questioning? Why not take a load off at one of the fantastic shows at… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom!

Exhausted from a week of running around putting the final touches on your Al Roker costume? Well, cool off with an amazing lineup here at The NerdMelt Showroom! Friday at… more

Exclusive Look at the 2013 Women of Geekdom Calendar

Did you ever have difficult appreciating the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Calendar, knowing that the models involved would never likely talk to you in real life, and even if they did… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom!

We are thrilled that it’s finally starting to feel like Autumn in Los Angeles! (On a related note, “Autumn in Los Angeles” is also the sequel to Richard Gere’s Autumn… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom!

It’s October, which means it’s gourd-pickin’ season! Don’t just settle for pumpkins, go hog wild! Then check out the amazing shows this week at NerdMelt Showroom! Friday at 7:30… more

“Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn” Is Here

Oh hello, Halo! At long last our dreams of a moviefied Master Chief are coming true – and we don’t even have to pay $20 and watch it through Real-D… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom

Spending your week diligently trying to avoid Looper spoilers? Come on down to NerdMelt Showroom, where we have amazing shows and are easily befuddled by the intricacies of time travel!… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom!

We have a strong lineup this week at NerdMelt Showroom. We’re talking “rip a phonebook in half” strong. Don’t be surprised if you see this week’s lineup tossing around a… more

Come Party With Hasbro and Junk Food Clothing Thursday Night at Meltdown Comics!

Now that Meltdown Comics and Junk Food Clothing, the folks behind you favorite classic t-shirt designs, have started to go steady, it’s time to celebrate with a good old fashioned… more

The Shelf: Indiana Jones and “The Cabin in the Woods”

Indiana Jones comes to Blu-ray, The Cabin in the Woods unleashes its genre bending awesomeness on home screens, and two great classics make their way to Blu-ray in new editions…. more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom!

We have a positively stacked lineup this week at the NerdMelt Showroom. Like the sort of lineup that might have inspired the Commodores song “Brick House”. Yeah, we’re letting it… more

This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

Today, if you haven’t heard, is the 46th anniversary of the airing of the first episode of Star Trek: The Original Series. We here at NerdMelt are boldly going where… more

This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

In November of 1978 Earth, Wind and Fire released “September”, giving the world a Disco classic.  This week, to kick off September, we’re releasing an excellent slate of shows… more

Geeky Good Eats: Make a Dalek Cake with “Dork Fork”

On the Nerdist Channel, we’ve brought you shows about movies, bowling, elf-costume wearing and even magic. But we know you’re hungry for more, so we’re here to whet your appetite… more

San Francisco in Toothpicks

Many people find the slow detailed work of building ships in bottles challenging. One person took this art form to a whole new level of nerdiness: Artist Scott Weaver built… more

Dominic Monaghan Unleashes His Wild Side

From Lord of the Rings to drowned in the Looking Glass, Dominic Monaghan has often embodied the little guy caught up in larger-than-life events with high stakes. In The Day,… more