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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

Express Yourself With ELDER SCROLLS ONLINE’s Character Creation

Zenimax Online wants players to get as personal and creative with expressing themselves as possible, offering intensely deep character creation options in Elder Scrolls Online. The game’s Art Director, Jared… more

Here’s the Long-Awaited KINGDOM HEARTS III Gameplay Trailer

It feels like an entire generation has gone by with us waiting for Kingdom Hearts III. Oh, wait, it has been an entire generation, hasn’t it? Yet for some reason,… 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

See The Steam Controller In Action

For the skeptics who’ve reserved judgement on the viability of the Steam Controller, Valve has released a video today giving us a first hand look at the game pad in… more

Beta’d Review: THE WOLF AMONG US – ‘FAITH’

Fresh off of their critically acclaimed, Game Of The Year award-winning triumphant outing with The Walking Dead last year, Telltale Games is back with their next episodic adventure, The Wolf… more

Princess Zelda: Hy-Rulerz (LORDE ‘Royals’ Remix)

Oh, the feels! The love is strong today on the Nerdist Channel with this heartwarming Zelda/Lorde parody mash-up from Bryan Basham. Princess Zelda is declaring her true feelings by … more

THE WOLF AMONG US Season Premiere Launch Trailer

The masters of episodic game content, Telltale Games, are making their first non-The Walking Dead return this weekend with the premiere of their no-punches-held thriller, The Wolf Among Us. We’ve… more


Any Bioshock fans out there ready to take a trip back to Rapture? Bioshock Infinite: Burial At Sea – Episode 1  is inbound this holiday season, and we have the… more

Nerdist Presents BOOKER CATCH – A Bioshock Infinite Short

Not everyone is an NFL wide receiver, a small bit of information Elizabeth often forgot while she and Booker Dewitt battled through the callous streets of Columbia in Bioshock Infinite…. more

New Half-Life Fan Film “Raises The Bar”

The man behind the epic fan film Assassin’s Creed: Checkmate, writer/director Joe Miale, is back with another popular video game short at Machinima Prime. Half-Life: Raise The Bar is… more

New DESTINY Trailer Uncovers Wrath Of The Moon

Bungie’s latest trailer for their massive online shooter gives us a glimpse of the threats that hail from the stars within the world of Destiny. The moon has always been… more

12 Badass Features To Look For In GTA Online

Steven Seagal is a total badass. You know what else is badass? Grand Theft Auto Online servers being less than 24 hours away from going live. I decided to scavenge… more

Super Cool Fan-Made Mortal Kombat Fight Scene

To celebrate the premiere of Mortal Kombat Legacy II, Youtube creator Mika Dahlquist (a.k.a. Mike Diva) has concocted his own fight scene featuring two of MK’s most popular… more

Valve’s Final Announcement: The Steam Controller

Following the announcements of SteamOS and Steam Machines earlier this week, Valve has concluded its trio of surprises with today’s unveiling of the Steam Controller. While numerous folks had anticipated… more

Steam Machines: Valve Graces The World With SteamOS-based Hardware

The rumored “Steam Box” that has sent the gaming world into a frenzy of anticipation was confirmed to be in existence today. Well, sort of. Many had been speculating that… more

Introducing Valve’s Linux-based SteamOS

Remember those three Steam-related announcements Valve teased us about late last week? Well, the first countdown timer has concluded and Valve has just pulled the curtain open on its new,… more

Valve To Make Three Steam-Related Announcements In The Next Week

The folks at Valve will be making three announcements in relation to Steam and its living room initiative in the next week. The company, in true meta fashion, announced its… more

Beta’d: Taking to the Seas of Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag turned out to be the bad kid that got straight A’s at PAX Prime this year. Ubisoft Montreal has taken the naval battles… more