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New MASS EFFECT Game Teased By Bioware

Mass Effect devotees around the world gathered yesterday to celebrate “N7 Day.” Bioware, who hosted a series of multiplayer matches and livestreams in honor of the holiday, cleverly had one… more

Top Ten Most Iconic Marvel Video Games

Oh, boy, it’s about that time, folks. Thor: The Dark World is here, which means there’s yet another reason for nerds everywhere to put their video games down and leave… 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


If you’re waiting for a follow up to Doctor Who’s last video game outing, now may be a good time to consolidate your hopes back into your hope jar. Polygon… more

Experience THE WOLVERINE Multi-Touch eBook Available On iTunes

Hey bub, are you excited about the upcoming digital release of The Wolverine? If so, you’ll be pleased to know that Twentieth Century Fox has gone above and beyond the… more

Valve Won’t Develop Exclusive Games For SteamOS, Steam Machines

One of the larger leveraging points that many assumed Valve would use to bring folks over to their recently revealed Steam Machines was their exclusive games. Making their hardware the… more

Iconic DEAD ISLAND Trailer Goes Live Action

Techland used an emotional, thrilling, and seemingly backwards roller coaster ride to gain everyone’s attention back when the first Dead Island game launched. The original teaser trailer for the title… more

A Look At CALL OF DUTY: GHOST Bonus Map ‘Free Fall’

Call Of Duty: Ghost’s first footage of its environmental threat-ridden map, Free Fall, just hit the web today, and there are two words that can best describe it: camper’s nightmare…. more

‘Nick Or Treat’ This Halloween With DEAD RISING 3

It’s the moment we’ve all been waiting for, the return of the paddle-saw. Paying homage to Halloween, the new Dead Rising 3 trailer shows our new hero Nick Ramos celebrating… more

HEAVENLY SWORD Becomes A Feature Film

There’s a reason why, after six years with no sequels, prequels or spin-offs, the name Nariko still resonates with many folks who play video games. The scarlet-haired operator of the… more

The Official PlayStation 4 U.S. Launch Game Lineup

Today the PlayStation Blog released an ultimate FAQ that answered 160 burning questions about the PlayStation 4. We learned that the PS4 will allow up to sixteen local profiles to… more

RocketJump’s MEXICAN STANDOFF, Featuring Key & Peele

One of the most unpredictable and brain-smoldering sketches ever witnessed on the web has surfaced compliments of the folks over at RocketJump. Freddie Wong has teamed up with Key &… more

NERDIST NEWS With Jessica Chobot Coming to the Nerdist Channel

The mad scientists here at the Nerdist laboratories have been preparing something special to deliver to nerds everywhere, and we are ready to pull back the veil on our latest… more

Review: F!RST Mobile App A New Home For Gamers

When I’m not happily zapping my brain away in one of the many wondrous video games out there, nine times out of ten I’m most likely talking about video games…. more

XBOX ONE Beckons Everyone To Play

As the weeks wind down to the release of the next-gen consoles, the marketing campaigns have kicked into full gear. Earlier this week, Sony cleverly used nostalgia to tug at… more


Been wondering when your rapture date with the nicotine loving Elizabeth will happen? Well wonder no more, as the first episode of Bioshock Infinite’s new DLC, Burial At Sea, is… more

J.J. Abrams And Lawrence Kasdan Now Writing STAR WARS: EPISODE VII

News just broke on that J.J. Abrams and Lawrence Kasdan will be taking over screenwriting obligations for Star Wars: Episode VII, which were originally being handled by… more

PLANTS VS. ZOMBIES 2 Finally Hits Android

After more than two months of iOS exclusivity and just in time for Halloween, Plants vs. Zombies 2 has finally launched on Android. Right now, you can head on over… more

Batman Looks Pissed In The ARKHAM ORIGINS Launch Trailer

The launch trailer for Batman: Arkham Origins is out today, showing us that Batman never takes a holiday off when it comes to fighting crime. In this case, it’s more… more

Everything You Need To Know About ASSASSIN’S CREED IV: BLACK FLAG

Life on the vile waters of the Caribbean can be quite overwhelming for a pirate and his crew; ask Captain Jack Sparrow. Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag looks to plunge… more

A PlayStation Ad That Will Make You Feel Old

Nostalgia…. Not exactly what I expected to feel while watching a PlayStation 4 advert, but the folks at Sony Computer Entertainment have a way with using our long relationship with… more

5 Delayed Games That Turned Out Great This Year

Drop your game with flaws and be a hero, or push it back long enough to watch yourself become the villain. This seems to be the suitable philosophy of many,… more

Watch This 17 Minute BATMAN: ARKHAM ORIGINS Walkthrough

Have you ever wondered what the first couple of years of Batman’s career must have been like? Today, the folks at Warner Brothers Montreal have released a 17 minute gameplay… more

The ASSASSIN’S CREED Movie Is Happening

So it looks like we’ll being seeing Assassin’s Creed take a “Leap of Faith” onto the big screen after all. I say “Leap of Faith” not only in reference to… more