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A Guide to Free Comic Book Day

Yeah, yeah, Saturday may be Star Wars Day, but it’s also Christmas in May for comic book fans, because it’s Free Comic Book Day! That’s right – we said Free… more

Feed Your Brain with The Bad Lip Reading Walking Dead

We all know and love YouTube’s Bad Lip Reading series for lampooning everything from professional football to the election cycle to their unforgettable take on Twilight, but we can’t believe… 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
 

Cosplay Friday #27 – Star Wars Edition

What a week to be a nerd, huh? Iron Man 3 is out and tomorrow is international nerd super holiday, Star Wars Day. May the Fourth be with you and… more

“Iron Man 3″ Review: For Tony Stark, the Third Time’s the Charm

 (Note: this review may contain mild spoilers) The short review: Iron Man 3 isn’t a perfect movie, but it may just be the best Marvel movie yet thanks to its… more

Comic Book Day: Preparing for “Trinity War” with Geoff Johns and Jeff Lemire

Since the inception of DC’s New 52 Universe, we have slowly, but surely been building towards one massive, catastrophic event: Trinity War. Since its reveal on last year’s Free Comic… more
 

Comic Book Day: Pull List for May 1, 2013

It’s only fitting that since Comic Book Day falls on the first of the month, our pull list is packed to the gills with an assortment of first issues. With… more

Chris Hardwick Makes the Leap to Late-Night on Comedy Central

Coming this fall to a television set near you – and because doing an epic hour-long comedy special wasn’t enough – our very own Chris Hardwick will be hosting/producing… more

EXCLUSIVE: DC’s “Detective Comics” #20 Preview & John Layman Interview

If Scott Snyder’s Batman is the Special Victims Unit of the Batman comic universe, then John Layman’s Detective Comics is the Law & Order. This isn’t to say that Layman… more
 

EXCLUSIVE: Dark Horse Launches “Itty Bitty Hellboy” with Aw Yeah Comics

Of all the creepy characters in Dark Horse’s catalog, there are few characters that are less intended for consumption by kids than Mike Mignola’s Hellboy. I mean, when you’re the… more

Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely Talk “Pain & Gain”, “Captain America: The Winter Soldier”

In 1999, journalist Peter Collins wrote a series of articles for the Miami New Times about a group of bodybuilders-turned-criminals who had their hands in everything from kidnapping to extortion… more

EXCLUSIVE: Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming Talk “Powers” Product Line & TV Pilot

Can’t make it to C2E2 to get the latest news about your favorite comic book creators in person? Relax – we’ve got you covered because we can announce that Dark… more
 

TOKYOPOP: Cosplay Friday #26

Hey, there! Yeah, you! You’ve had a rough week, huh? Well, it’s almost over. We’ve got a guaranteed way to make it better though. Don’t believe us? Well, you should… more

Robopocalypse Now: Check Out These New “Pacific Rim” Posters

As the summer tentpole season kicks off in force with the releases of big budget sci-fi flicks like Oblivion, After Earth and, the seriously excellent Iron Man 3 (I’ve seen… more

Comic Book Day: Talking “Clive Barker’s Next Testament” with Mark Miller

Though there are plenty of announcements to look forward to at C2E2 this weekend, the fine folks at BOOM! Studios had a bombshell of their own to drop: next month,… more
 

EXCLUSIVE: Fan-Made “Man of Steel” Opening Credits Pack a Punch

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iFRdDjpBAFA?rel=0] Most of us can’t wait to see some of the summer’s biggest blockbusters, but have you ever been so eager… more

Reggie Watts Sings a “Misogynistic Serenade” on “Set List”

Now, now, visitors from Tumblr-land, settle down before you unleash a rallying cry of “Check your privilege!” and march like Daenerys Targaryen’s Unsullied on Nerdist HQ. It’s all about context,… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for April 24th, 2013

C2E2 is looming large on the horizon, but whether you’ll be waiting in lines at the Chicago con or just relaxing at home with your weekly haul, we’ve got you… more
 

“Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope,” 1-Minute Speedrun Edition

Typically, the term “speedrun” is applied to fanatical gamers trying their damnedest to make it through a video game in the shortest time possible (I’m lookin’ at you, guy who… more

“Ratchet & Clank” Get an Animated Movie in 2015

Anyone who’s had the pleasure of playing Insomniac Games and Sony Computer Entertainment’s Ratchet & Clank series has probably thought to themselves, “Hey, this kind of feels like a movie!… more

Comic Book Day Exclusive: DC’s Talon #7 Preview

Creating a villain worthy of going toe to toe with Gotham’s caped crusader is one thing, but creating a villainous cabal so awesome that they warrant their own spinoff book?… more
 

Comic Book Day Extra: Corey Taylor Takes Us to “The House of Gold & Bones”

For most of us, the prospect of writing a comic book – even one based off of a popular franchise – is daunting enough to make us just want to… more

TOKYOPOP: Cosplay Friday #25

Jesus, you guys – it’s been quite the week. Rather than dwelling on all the negativity and awfulness that this world has to offer, let’s celebrate some of its simpler… more

Zounds! Marvel’s “Thor: The Dark World” Gets a New Poster

While the Guardians of the Galaxy rumor mill continues to work overtime, the rest of the Marvel Universe isn’t just resting on its Herculean laurels. Today, Disney released a brand… more