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Nerdist News: From the Jim Henson Creature Shop!

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THE WALKING DEAD Recap: Internment

I’ve harped quite a bit in these recaps of The Walking Dead, especially last week’s, about how this season has honed in on the need for the survivors to not… more

Disney to Accept Video Auditions Nationwide for STAR WARS: EPISODE VII

So you think you can use the Force? Time to put your midi-chlorians where your mouth is, because Disney has announced that it and director J.J. Abrams are expanding… more

Nerdist Podcast: John de Lancie

The very talented John de Lancie sits down with the guys to talk about his role as Jane’s father on Breaking Bad, starting his career in the theater, his… more
 

Exclusive: ASTRO CITY #6 Preview

Extortion and the business of racketeering isn’t for those who lack the intestinal fortitude to stand their ground and make sometimes unreasonable or unseemly demands of other people. It definitely… more

Chris Parnell Talks ARCHER LIVE and Season Five

Few folks are as ubiquitous in comedy as Chris Parnell. The SNL alum is one of those rare comedic voices that has appeared in countless projects, usually in a clutch… more

Review: THOR: THE DARK WORLD

The short review: Upping the ante from the original in every way, Thor: The Dark World is a sprawling, tremendously charismatic film that delivers the cinematic thunder casual viewers and… more
 

Rhys Darby Has REASONS TO BE SCARED OF THE FUTURE

Many of us live in abject, crippling fear of the present on a day-to-day basis. With chemical weapons in Syria, irradiated fish washing up on the shores of the Pacific,… more

Geof Darrow Talks SHAOLIN COWBOY, HARD BOILED and More

Remember the first forty-five minutes of Wall-E? With nearly zero dialogue, Pixar was able to craft a deeply affecting, emotionally charged narrative about the last robot on Earth, his cockroach… more

NERDIST NEWS: CALL OF DUTY: GHOSTS, THOR 2, and Bionic Arms

We came, you saw, and together we conquered the Internet’s overwhelming lack of a thrice-weekly news program that asks the hard-hitting questions you want answered on a set that looks… more
 

MARVEL’S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. Recap: F.Z.Z.T.

Last night’s episode may have been the most dramatic, tense hour of television we’ve seen from Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. so far, but whether the… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for November 6, 2013

So, you’ve made it all the way to Wednesday, you’ve enjoyed the hell out of the Nerdist News premiere, you’re eagerly awaiting episode two, and you’ve got a hole burning… more

DVK Wants You to Vote ROGER THOMPSON FOR CITY COUNCIL

Noted Mark Wahlberg simulacrum and Sklarbro Country’s foremost expert on Floridian crime Dan Van Kirk is a firm believer in the electoral college and the civic duty of every American… more
 

Sneak a Peek at THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG

With 100% fewer songs about eating dinner and plenty of brooding and battle sequences, the sneak peek for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug actually looks pretty good. At three… more

THE WALKING DEAD Recap: Indifference

In a world overrun by death and destruction, ambivalence is essentially the same thing as death. In order to survive, one needs willpower and wherewithal. If you have the skill-set… more

Were Dinosaurs Larger Than We Originally Thought?

Based on their ability to impede theme park openings alone, dinosaurs are revered amongst children and scientists alike for their ferocious strength, imposing stature, and all-around radness. According to new… more
 

AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. to Feature THOR 2 Crossover

On Friday, it’s Hammer Time once more, as Norse mythology nerds and Tumblr-addicted Loki fans will at long last be able to return to Asgard in Marvel’s Thor: The Dark… more

Viz Launches Massive Manga Catalog on Apple’s iBooks Store

Good news for those of you out there who want to scratch their manga itch without getting adult-onset scoliosis from lugging around scores of weighty tomes of Naruto, Bleach, and … more

Exclusive: SWAMP THING #25 Preview Pages

Performance reviews are the bane of everyone with a corporate overseer’s existence. You’re essentially going head to head against your fellow employees, and they are evaluating you based on some… more
 

Cosplay Friday #49: Halloween Edition

It’s hard to believe it’s almost been a full year since Cosplay Friday made its triumphant debut on Nerdist.com, but here we are, and it’s just in time (okay,… more

Witch, Please! Meet PERIODS. Films’ SEXY WITCHES

Unless you were a diehard fan of the ill-fated CW series Secret Circle, when you think of witches, you probably imagine haggard old crones with gnarled teeth, long hooked noses,… more

America Breathes Sigh of Relief as FAA Lifts Electronic Device Ban

Horrific violations of human rights may still go on unchecked the world over, but one of them has finally been addressed by the Federal Aviation Administration. At long last, the… more
 

REAL HOUSEWIVES OF HORROR’s Brea Grant’s Favorite Horror Films You Haven’t Seen

“Life is way sexier when you’re married to someone with a huge…body count.” From Brea Grant and Kevin Pereira and the team over at SuperCreative comes a pitch perfect… more

The Doctor Swings By NERDIST NEWS in a New Promo

Trust her. She’s the Doctor. Actually, we’re not entirely sure if Jessica Chobot has her medical license or her Class-D license necessary to own and operate a TARDIS, but she… more

Drop a Halloween Haiku and Win Dark Horse’s JOE GOLEM AND THE DROWNING CITY!

There’ll be plenty of tricks coming your way this Halloween, but what about treats? Not everyone loves candy – shocking, I know – so we’re trying to give you something… more