Nerdist was started by Chris Hardwick and has grown to be a many headed beast.


Nerdist Podcast: Lewis Black

The hilarious Lewis Black sits down with Chris to talk about the process of writing “edgy” material, the importance of keeping busy as you get older, his shows being a destination for family outings and his newest special Old Yeller! Click on the banner to shop at and support the show!              … 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

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

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

Braving the Post-Apocalypse with “Oblivion” Director Joseph Kosinski

Judging by television commercials alone, it seems like the world is going to hell in hand basket – or in the case of Joseph Kosinksi’s Oblivion, it already did. Part… more

Watch Ryan Reynolds Die in the “R.I.P.D.” Trailer

While it may appear that someone put Rooster Cogburn, Ghostbusters and Men in Black into a blender, R.I.P.D. is so much more than what it seems. Based… more

Comic Book Day: Catching Up with Amanda Conner

Based on her artwork alone, I was predisposed to like Amanda Conner. From her work Painkiller Jane to Power Girl to Before Watchmen: Silk Spectre, the writer/illustrator clearly has… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for April 17th, 2013

What a week for comic book fans, huh? Electro’s Amazing Spider-Man 2 costume was revealed, there’s a brand new Man of Steel trailer, the Eisner Award nominations are out, and… more

Jamie Foxx’s “Amazing Spider-Man 2″ Electro Costume Revealed!

Sitting somewhere between Hipster Darth Sidious and Dr. Manhattan’s Avatar love child, the newly leaked photos of Jamie Foxx as Electro in Marc Webb’s upcoming The Amazing Spider-Man 2 are,… more

Beta’d: “Injustice Gods Among Us” Review

Since I first laid eyes on Injustice: Gods Among Us at last year’s E3 Expo, I have been unreasonably excited to get my grubby little mitts on the final copy… more

TOKYOPOP: Cosplay Friday #24

Come one, come all and treat your eyeballs to a visual feast courtesy of Chef TOKYOPOP’s Cosplay Friday, your one-stop shop for the latest and greatest cosplay around the web…. more

9 New “Arrested Development” Season 4 Posters

The countdown to May 26th is on, and now there are 9 brand new clever prop-based promo posters to help you and your friends gets stuck in an endless, recursive… more

Comic Book Day: “Superman Unchained” with Scott Snyder and Jim Lee

While it’s difficult to say if J.J. Abrams has a comics industry equivalent, Scott Snyder is right at the top of our list. The Batman and Swamp Thing scribe… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for April 10th, 2013

Better bring a friend to your local comic book shop this week because this pull list is going to weigh you down while lightening your wallet’s load. With a collection… more

Comedy Living Room Brings Humor Home

We can all agree that going to see live comedy shows is pretty great, but there are various speed bumps along the way between you and a good time. Two… more

Marvel’s “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” Begins Filming

According to a press release from Marvel, Captain America: The Winter Soldier has officially commenced principal photography in Los Angeles, with additional shooting locations in Cleveland, OH and Washington DC… more

Joss Whedon’s “S.H.I.E.L.D.” Show Gets New Name, Cast Member

  While the rest of us are busy tinkering away on our Life Model Decoys to send to do our day jobs so we can stay home and watch Joss… more

TOKYOPOP: Cosplay Friday #23

Let’s face it – you’ve checked every clock in the office, your watch and your cell phone over and over again and the work day is still happening. Never fear,… more

Going to “The Place Beyond the Pines” with Director Derek Cianfrance

Blue Valentine director Derek Cianfrance’s new film, The Place Beyond the Pines, boasts an all-star cast, including Bradley Cooper, Ryan Gosling, Eva Mendes, Ray Liotta, and Rose Byrne, and an… more

“Injustice: Gods Among Us” Gets a Free-to-Play iOS App

Despite the fact that the DC Universe’s greatest heroes will spend the spring whaling on each other in NetherRealm’s upcoming brawler Injustice: Gods Among Us, there still must be a… more

Comic Book Day: Digital DIY with deviantART’s Angelo Sotira

Since its humble beginnings as a computer skinning community in 2000, deviantART has evolved into one of the biggest online enclaves of artists, designers, cosplayers, and illustrators, with over 25… more