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The Shelf: Harry Potter, Titanic and The Terminator Anthology

Every Tuesday is a day of quiet jubilation for many of us, as new movies come out for Blu-ray and DVD. The Shelf is going to sift through the releases… more

Pickstarter: Our Favorite Crowdfunded Projects 9/9

Our picks this week encompass everything from a comic about kids fighting the power with mythical pets and a way to save cinema history to a Game of Thrones fan… 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

Beta’d: Bethesda’s Dishonored

Welcome back to Beta’d: Recently, we got a hands on demo of Dishonored, the hotly anticipated first-person shooter/stealth game from Arcane Studios and Bethesda Softworks. Story: You’ve been framed… more

NERDSWAG: Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan’s Hope Now On Hulu Plus

If you haven’t yet seen Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan’s Hope, the makers are now removing any obstacle, since they’ve made it available on Hulu Plus. The film follows various… more

Awkward Family Un-Seen Photos With Doug and Mike

Awkward Family Photos has been collecting and sharing the very best in inappropriate family pictures for years. Starting today, the guys behind AFP are bringing their excellent taste in bad… more

Beta’d: PAX Prime Round Up

Here’s a roundup of news coming out of PAX Prime in Seattle this weekend: Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes Announced Hideo Kojima made his first appearance at PAX Prime this… more

Pickstarter: Our Favorite Crowdfunded Projects 9/2

And a resounding hello to you as once again we delve into the crowdfunding world. This week we were impressed by a lost allied soldier, the carded heroes of Metro… more

Pickstarter: Our Favorite Crowdfunded Projects 8/26

We return once again with a fresh batch of crowdfunded projects for your approval. This week we’re taking a look at a photographer bitten by the storm chasing bug, a… more

Pickstarter: Our Favorite Crowdfunded Projects 8/19

Welcome back to Pickstarter. This week Gail Simone unleashes insanity on some superheroes, Dick Miller gets the spotlight he’s always deserved, and a viking takes us back to our favorite… more

Pickstarter: Our Favorite Crowdfunded Projects 8/12

This week in Pickstarter we’re taking a look at the projects of two recent podcast guests, a documentary about the man who brought us our favorite fowl while we were… more

Thomas Jane’s Billion Dollar Babies

Though he’s starred in such memorable movies as The Mist, Deep Blue Sea, and The Punisher, Thomas Jane isn’t waiting around by the phone for the next big thing to… more

John Kricfalusi’s Canned Laughter

Ren and Stimpy’s creator is looking for new producers, and you could be among them! John Kricfalusi’s latest cartoon, funded entirely by Kickstarter, will feature the further adventures of George… more

Pickstarter: Our Favorite Crowdfunded Projects 8/5

The picks this week for our roundup of worthy projects from crowdfunding sites are all comics. No industry is changing more in the face of crowdfunding than comic books: as… more

Beta’d: Transformers – The Fall of Cybertron

Transformers may be one of the greatest franchises of all time, but it has a knack for coming up short as far as movies and games are concerned. For some… more

Pickstarter: Our Favorite Crowdfunded Projects 7/29

Web series, web series, web series, everywhere you look someone is starting an inspired new show on the web. This week we’re going to pause our regular coverage and highlight… more

Sharlto Copley: Elysium on the Brain

Amidst San Diego Comic-Con International’s big surprises, one of the heavy-hitters was Neill Blomkamp’s Elysium, about which almost nothing had been said or revealed previously. Now we know that, like… more

Comic Book Day: Orchids Bloom With Tom Morello

Meet Morgan Grindstaff. Morgan is living with Cystic Fibrosis, a disease caused by a genetic mutation that causes thick mucus to build up in the lungs, liver, pancreas and digestive… more

Pickstarter: Our Favorite Crowdfunded Projects 7/22

This week in Pickstarter, we zero in on a proposed revolution in gaming, a new process to express yourself in your clothing, and a WWII-era graphic novel that doesn’t pull… more

Pickstarter: Our Favorite Crowdfunded Projects 7/8

This week’s Pickstarter brings us a documentary about the celebration of the imaginary, an internship on the moon, and a way to bring your iPhone games to the TV with… more

Inside D23′s Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives

This weekend not only sees Course of the Force hit PCH, it also has the opening of one of the largest exhibits from the Disney Archives ever introduced to the… more

Exclusive: Alison Haislip to Get “Grimm” at San Diego Comic-Con International

Things are looking pretty Grimm for 4 Points’ Alison Haislip. In addition to popping onto our Nerdist Channel panel on Saturday, the witty hostess has been tapped to moderate the… more

Pickstarter: Our Favorite Crowdfunded Projects 7/1

This week’s Pickstarter finds us celebrating something old, something new, something yellow and something blue. Pick #1 – Super Retro Squad Fans of retro 2D platforming rejoiced at the release… more

Beta’d: “Company of Heroes 2″

Welcome back to Beta’d, Nerdist’s weekly look at the world of upcoming videogames. This week saw the release of the first trailer for THQ’s Company of Heroes 2. THQ showed… more