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Nerdist News: Possible STAR TREK 3 Director, DRAGON AGE: INQUISITION Trailer, and Wooly Mammoths!

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Sir Kenneth Branagh Talks JACK RYAN: SHADOW RECRUIT, Reboots, and Directing Himself

In case you haven’t seen a commercial or a billboard on your morning commute recently, you should know that this Friday marks the return Tom Clancy’s analyst-turned-reluctant action hero Jack… more

Review: HER

The short review: Thought-provoking, dreamy sci-fi wrapped around a romance that makes us question the nature of relationships and intimacy, Her is one of the best films I’ve seen in… 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
 

Pickstarter: Help Yasumi Matsuno Make Another FINAL FANTASY TACTICS

While the shiny graphics of next-gen games and the alluringly low, wallet-smashing prices of Steam sales are tempting, sometimes it’s difficult to avoid the siren call of a game that… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for January 15, 2014

Mother of Box, you guys! Can you believe the cavalcade of comic book-related news coming out this week? New details about Fox’s Gotham series, the Constantine pilot getting greenlit at… more

Watch Michael Bay’s BLACK SAILS Series Premiere a Week Early

Longing for more looting in your life? Jonesing for Davy Jones’ locker? Are all of your hauls thoroughly un-keeled? Well, Starz is looking to change all that with Black Sails,… more
 

Rumor: Marvel Looking at Johnny Depp for DOCTOR STRANGE. Or Not

Has Marvel finally found its Master of the Mystic Arts? According to this report from Latino Review, the answer just might be “yes.” Evidently, Johnny Depp recently took a meeting… more

There’s Murder, Mayhem, and Mead Galore on COPS: SKYRIM

Talos isn’t the only one who loves you; the Nerdist Channel does too, and they’re showing it with a brand new episode of COPS: Skyrim. When we last left Officer… more

Exclusive: Vertigo Unveils VERTIGO QUARTERLY: CMYK Anthology Series

Anyone who has installed an ink cartridge in his or her printer has likely encountered four familiar colors, cyan, magenta, yellow, and black. No, you didn’t accidentally buy a cut-rate… more
 

Fox Taps Its Mana to Bring MAGIC: THE GATHERING to Big Screen

Those late night booster drafts at the Fox development department must have paid off, because The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that they’re adapting venerable collectible card game Magic: The Gathering … more

Love and Time Travel Abound in the OUTLANDER Trailer

Finally, time travel-based romances and adventures are happening to women other than Emily Blunt and Rachel McAdams! In the first trailer for Starz’s Outlander from Battlestar Galactica impresario Ronald D…. more

Warner Bros. Greenlights David Goyer’s CONSTANTINE Pilot

Everything’s coming up Milhouse Warner Bros. and DC Comics! Not only did Fox announce that they’re taking Gotham to series, but NBC has also confirmed that they are greenlighting the … more
 

Review: LONE SURVIVOR

The short review: Balancing the chest-thumping and jingoism inherent to many military films with raw emotion and an emphasis on the relationships between men in an extraordinary situation, Lone Survivor… more

Exclusive: Archaia Announces DARKLIGHT, Coming in April

TGIMonday, y’all! Yeah, yeah, we get it — you’re not excited to be back at work either, but we figured we’d cheer you up with not one, but TWO comic… more

Exclusive: SUPERMAN/WONDER WOMAN #4 Preview

If you’ve been reading this site regularly you know that we’re big fans of Charles Soule and Tony S. Daniel’s Superman/Wonder Woman series. Not only is it one of… more
 

Riot LA: Kyle Kinane on Festivals, His Comedy’s Evolution, and More

From his instantly recognizable baritone to his increasingly iconic beard, Kyle Kinane is fast becoming one of the most original, innovative, and flat-out hilarious voices in the world of stand-up… more

Riot LA: The Birthday Boys Have Their Cake and Eat It Too

In 2013, we saw something of a sketch comedy boom, as shows like Key & Peele, Kroll Show, Comedy Bang Bang, Nathan For You, Inside Amy Schumer, and more proved… more

THE DLC: Steam Machines, TITANFALL, PlayStation Now, and More

With so much incredible video gaming news pouring out of International CES this past week, there just wasn’t any way we could pack all those juicy news bites into one… more
 

WHAT YOU MISSED BY NOT PLAYING SAINTS ROW IV

Let’s face it. No matter how much you try, no matter how much you drop on Steam sales, you just can’t play everything that comes out. There are so many… more

Exclusive: ADVENTURE TIME #24 Preview

What time is it? Exclusive preview of BOOM! Studios’ Adventure Time time! We’ll work on our intros, but the point is that we have a phenomenal preview of Adventure Time #… more

STAR WARS EPISODE VII Eyeing Jesse Plemons for Lead Role

First he was Landry, the lead singer of Crucifictorious, in Friday Night Lights. Then he was Todd, a/k/a Meth Damon, the sociopathic cold-blooded killer with a Nazi uncle… more
 

Cosplay Friday #56

Welcome to the first Cosplay Friday of the new year! We hope your New Year’s resolution includes continuing to create some seriously stunning cosplay, just as ours includes curating the… more

HBO Teases the GAME OF THRONES, Season 4 Trailer with Vines

Ah, Vine, Twitter’s microblogging video counterpart that is slowly destroying the way movie studios dole out sneak previews of upcoming films. Well, whether you love it or hate it, HBO… more

Take an Uncomfortable Ride in this TRUE DETECTIVE Clip

HBO’s terrifying journey into the heart of darkness that is the backwoods of Louisiana, True Detective, doesn’t debut until this Sunday, but that doesn’t mean you can’t give yourself a… more