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

 

Nerdist Podcast: Brian Henson

Brian Henson and Chris sit down to talk about their pet dogs, the technique of puppetry, growing up in the heyday of The Muppet Show, and the show Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge on SyFy!… more

Review: “Rise of the Guardians” is Our Holiday Hero

One of the grim theorems of life is that the death of childhood wonderment is inversely proportional to the onset of adulthood. I remember the feeling of victory when, at… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for November 21st, 2012

It may be the night before Thanksgiving, but, more importantly, it’s Comic Book Day and we’re thankful for a bountiful pull list this year. Remember – when you’re feeling like… more

Join Nerdist at Wondercon This Weekend! UPDATE: Chris Hardwick Signing Sunday!

UPDATE: We’ve added a signing with Chris Hardwick himself on Sunday 2-3 PM!  UPDATE: Jessica Chobot has been added to the Nerdist Panel on Sunday at 12:00PM! Details below…… more
 

Mother of Mecha! It’s the Opening Minutes of Evangelion 3.0!

Feeling NERVous for tonight’s midnight release of Evangelion 3.0: You Can (Not) Redo in Japanese theaters? Well, why not let the first 6 minutes and 38 seconds assuage your… more

TOKYOPOP: Cosplay Friday #5

You guys, it’s been a long week. There’s rockets flying every which way in the Middle East, it’s getting dark at obscene hours of the day and we want pumpkin… more

TOKYOPOP: Take a Stroll Down Neon Alley

Remember the good old fashioned days when you could turn on the television and watch your favorite anime? Well, with a general disinterest from other cable networks, the slow, agonizing… more
 

So Say We All: “Blood & Chrome”‘s David Eick

In case you couldn’t tell by my post from last Friday, I was beyond excited to finally see the first two episodes of the long-awaited Battlestar Galactica prequel mini-series Blood &… more

Beta’d: Explore Guild Wars 2′s Lost Shores with 1,000 Free Trials!

There’s just something about Guild Wars 2 and giving away 1,000 free trials. We teamed up with the folks at ArenaNet/NCSOFT to give away 1,000 beta keys… more

Comic Book Day: Going Beneath Dynamite’s “Masks”

It was a simpler time back in 1938 – Adolf Hitler was TIME’s “Person of the Year,” Action Comics #1 was published, and Walt Disney’s Snow White and the Seven… more
 

Comic Book Day: Pull List for November 14th, 2012

TGIWednesday, y’all! It’s Comic Book Day, so we’re back with your pull list for this week and our top picks so you prepare to send your hard-earned cash to the… more

Frak Yeah Friday: Machinima Brings “Blood and Chrome” To Your Galaxy

What would the Old Man say if he could see what the Old Man was like before he became the Old Man? If he’s anything like me, he was whispering “… more

TOKYOPOP: Cosplay Friday #4

Ah, Friday: once the province of shows like Boy Meets World, but now what is there to fill the void? The possibility of a sequel starring Cory and Topanga’s kid?… more
 

Blur Studios’ Tim Miller and Jeff Fowler Want You to Help Them Make “The Goon” Movie

Usually, the phrase “David Fincher attached to produce” is all a Hollywood exec needs to hear before hitting a comically oversized greenlight button, but such has not been the case… more

Sklar You Ready? Randy Sklar Talks “Nerd Down & 10″

Through their razor-sharp rapport, off-the-cuff remarks, and undeniable chemistry, the Sklar Brothers have managed to do what many nerds deemed impossible: Make sports accessible and, dare I say it, nerdy…. more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for November 7th, 2012

Sure, everybody’s workin’ for the weekend, but when you’ve got a case of the Mondays that lasts all the way through Hump Day, there’s only one cure for your ailment:… more
 

AFI Fest 2012: “Rise of the Guardians” & “Silver Linings Playbook”

Generally, for a person like myself, living in Los Angeles means constantly battling skin cancer (surprise, I’m really pale) and traffic jams and preparing for earthquakes. However, this past weekend… more

“Locke & Key” to Come to Glorious Cinematic Life

It’s a Monday miracle! Here at the Nerdist offices, we all shed a single tear when we heard that Fox had passed on the excellent Locke & Key pilot based… more

TOKYOPOP: Cosplay Friday #3

Not even Hurricane Sandy could stop another edition of TOKYOPOP’s Cosplay Friday from coming out! Batten down the hatches, grab a flashlight and prepare yourself to be inundated with the… more
 

Pardo the Interruption: Jimmy Pardo Joins The Nerdist Channel

Jimmy Pardo is a busy, busy man. When he’s not performing stand-up comedy, opening for Conan or recording his long-running (and highly recommended) podcast Never Not Funny, what does he… more

TOKYOPOP: Cosplay Friday #2

It’s almost the freakin’ weekend, y’all, so we’re coming hot and fresh out of the cosplay kitchen, about to have us some fun! Welcome to the second installment of TOKYOPOP’s… more

TOKYOPOP: Cosplay Friday #1

It’s not just Friday, you guys – it’s Cosplay Friday, our new weekly feature from TOKYOPOP, in which we round up the latest and greatest cosplay floating around the Internet…. more
 

NYCC ’12: Legendary Comics Taps Grant Morrison and Guillermo Del Toro

Despite all the AAA Hollywood films and big name video games promoting themselves at New York Comic-Con, the announcements that always thrill me the most are about, well, new comics…. more

EXCLUSIVE: This “Pacific Rim” Poster Will Mecha Your Day

TGIThursday, everyone! While it’s not quite the weekend yet, we’re still about to have us some fun with exclusive new art from Guillermo Del Toro’s upcoming robots-versus-kaiju epic Pacific Rim. … more

TOKYOPOP: The Otaku’s Guide to NYCC ’12

Even more exciting than when the Muppets take Manhattan is when New York Comic Con rolls around to fill the city streets with pop-culture-crazed throngs dressed in outlandish costumes and… more