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CES: Meet Project Christine, Razer’s Modular Gaming PC

Building one’s own computer has long been a daunting task, or at least seems daunting, to those without a certain base level of computer knowledge and how the different parts… more

Meet the Man Behind LONE SURVIVOR, Marcus Luttrell

Marcus Luttrell is many things. He is a proud Texan. He is a retired Navy SEAL, decorated with the Navy Cross. He is an advocate for active duty and veteran… 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

CES: BMW Teaches its Self-Driving Car to Tokyo Drift

While one of the hottest debates coming out of CES is whether automobile manufacturers will adopt iOS or Android for their on-board computer systems, we were too busy picking our… more

A MUPPETS MOST WANTED Set Visit and Interview

The Muppets have been an important part of my life for as long as I can remember. The first album I ever purchased with my own money was the soundtrack… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for January 8, 2014

It’s the first pull list of the New Year, you guys! What bold new comics will 2014 foist upon us? Is this the year we’ll finally get holograms popping out… more

Excelsior! Stan Lee to Appear on an Upcoming MARVEL’S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.

It was only a matter of time, but as sure as Galactus will try to devour the planet, Stan Lee will be appearing on an upcoming episode of Marvel’s Agents… more

Josh Lane’s Hero-Glyphs are Amun Ra-wesome

You won’t need to consult the Rosetta Stone to decode the awesomeness behind this series of superhero-inspired hieroglyphic designs from artist Josh Lane. From X-Men to the Teenage Mutant Ninja… more

Snackpocalypse Now: Meet Japan’s Mountain Dew-Flavored Cheetos

Like Meryl Streep and Dustin Hoffman in Kramer vs. Kramer, Mountain Dew and Cheetos have waged a savage custody battle for our taste buds and our affections in an attempt… more

Feel Officer Jenkins’ Fury in a Double Dose of COPS: SKYRIM

Thu’um goes the dynamite! COPS: Skyrim is back and the boys in blue (and yellow, and red, and gray) are here to make sure no sweet roll goes stolen, no… more

Exclusive: Preview Valiant’s UNITY #3

What happens when the X-O Manowar falls into the hands of a mad king? Well, you build an army to take him out, of course, and that’s exactly what’s happening… more

Rumor: Is Paul Rudd Playing Scott Lang in Marvel’s ANT-MAN?

Since Paul Rudd was confirmed by Marvel to be playing Ant-Man in Edgar Wright’s forthcoming Phase III film of the same name, fans have been speculating up a storm over… more

Comedian Sasheer Zamata Joins the Cast of SNL

After a fall marked by casting controversies and countless op-eds, SNL has added New York City-based comic Sasheer Zamata to its cast, making her the first black female cast member… more

Exclusive: BATMAN BLACK AND WHITE #5 Preview

They say the world isn’t black and white, but when it comes to the gritty underbelly of Gotham City, grayscale is definitely preferred. DC’s excellent anthology series Batman Black and… more

CES: Nvidia’s 64-Bit Tegra K1 Chip to Turn Mobile Devices into Next-Gen Consoles

Don’t get distracted by the smart refrigerators and wi-fi-enabled toothbrushes at International CES this year, because the big announcements are just getting started. In case you were worried about whether… more

Brad Meltzer Talks DETECTIVE COMICS #27 and Batman’s Legacy

Few figures loom larger of the pop culture landscape than Gotham’s Dark Knight. From wildly successful film franchises to television series to countless comic books, Batman is America’s hero, and… more

Exclusive: ROBOCOP: THE LAST STAND #6 Preview

Your move, creep. Actually, it’s our move, and instead of moving our rook to take your king, we’re going to give you a special gift from our pals over at… more

STAR WARS Comics to Make Kessel Run from Dark Horse to Marvel in 2015

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, a little comic book company called Marvel published a book named Star Wars #1 in the spring of 1977, which… more

Interview: LONE SURVIVOR’s Taylor Kitsch

As the opening narration to the Fallout game series tells us, “War never changes,” but our perspectives on it certainly do. Making a successful film about war is a challenge… more

The 10 Best Movies of 2013

Of all the Top 10 lists we’ve assembled this year, few were harder to nail down and were less divisive than deciding on our top 10 films of 2013. However,… more

Exclusive: Guess Which Marvel Superhero is Getting Married This April!

Blood-spattered invitations to a wedding featuring puzzle pieces emblazoned with various members of the Marvel Universe have been making the rounds amongst the comics press over the last week. Will… more

Emergency Awesome’s Top 10 SHERLOCK Moments

Forget your New Year’s resolutions — the gym can wait — because you’re going to want to give this video from Nerdist Alliance partner Emergency Awesome your undivided attention. Why’s… more

The 10 Best Comics of 2013

By now, you’ve likely seen what Jessica Chobot and the Nerdist News team had to say about the top 5 Comics of 2013, but we figured that since you guys… more


The short review: Although it is about 30 minutes too long and a bit by the numbers, Saving Mr. Banks offers some splendid performances, has undeniable charm, and is one… more