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

Check Out These Epic LEAGUE OF LEGENDS Shorts From Machinima’s #LOLWEEK

If the terms “jungle,” “ARAM,” and “gank” sound like common lingo to you, then Machinima is the place to be for #LOLWEEK.  All week, Machinima will be posting a batch… more

Irrational Games Is Winding Down ‘As You Know It,’ But BIOSHOCK Will Continue

Today marks something of an end of an era in the gaming world, as the studio responsible for classic titles such as System Shock 2, Bioshock, and Bioshock Infinite, Irrational… 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
 

Gal Gadot Flexes Her WONDER WOMAN Workout Progress In Photo

Hot damn! For anyone worried that Gal Gadot wouldn’t take her casting as Wonder Woman seriously, allow her to flex your current outlook on her determination. Today she posted a… more

Rock Band Creators Introduce Music-Inspired FPS, CHROMA

Harmonix is primarily known as the mastermind studio behind the Guitar Hero, Rock Band, and Dance Central franchises, but today they announced that they’re taking a shot at a new… more

TITANFALL Open Beta Extended Through Wednesday

The awesome three day weekend may be coming to a close, but the jet-packing, mech-bashing pleasure of Titanfall will continue on through February 19th at 6pm PT. Respawn Entertainment just… more
 

Pickstarter: Become A Spaceship Captain In GALACTIC PRINCESS

If you’ve ever thought about commanding your very own spaceship through the coarse constellations of the galaxy, your chance to channel your inner Jean-Luc Picard has come with Galactic Princess,… more

John Henson, Son Of Jim Henson, Passes Away At 48

John Henson, son of the creator of the Muppets, the late Jim Henson, passed away Friday after suffering a massive heart attack. The Jim Henson Company confirmed the tragic news… more

Relive SPACE JAM All Over Again In NBA 2K14

There is no argument to be had on this: One of the best games of basketball ever played took place in Looney Tune Land between the Tune Squad and the… more
 

Play Co-op POKEMON RED/BLUE With Thousands On Twitch

Certainly this isn’t the first time Pokemon has been live streamed, but fans of the game might want to tune in for this special occasion. Live stream channel TwitchPlaysPokemon has… more

THE EVIL WITHIN Unleashes Itself On August 26

The game that everyone is hoping embodies the origins of the survival horror genre has finally gotten its release date. Resident Evil creator Shinji Mikami’s latest work, The Evil Within,… more

NAUGHTY DOG Adds Some Lovesauce To Valentine’s Day

Before you take your sweet Valentine to the living room couch for a romantic evening of The Last of Us: Left Behind, couple a nice box of chocolate with one… more
 

KNIGHTS OF BADASSDOM Marches On To VOD

Nerdy pastimes like LARPing are usually depicted as aberrant activities that seem so ridiculous, they’re quite easy to poke fun at. But then come movies like Knights of Badassdom, that… more

Could Channing Tatum Be The New GAMBIT?

The speculation surrounding the casting of Remy LeBeau in the upcoming standalone Gambit movie has been as hot as a kinetic energy-charged Ace of Spades. Our sources say the movie… more

It’s An NES… Nope, It’s A STEAM MACHINE

And now for your bad ass finding of the week: We all know that Steam Machines are facing an uphill battle in proving their relevance to the living-room space as… more
 

Kurt Sutter Confirms SONS OF ANARCHY Video Game

The Sons Of Anarchy will be taking to the roads of the video game world, according to show creator, Kurt Sutter, who recently tweeted that “there will definitely be an… more

WWE Studios Starting Production On JINGLE ALL THE WAY 2

One of my most interesting holidays was spent watching Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sinbad square off in a ruthless-consumer showdown to retrieve the last Turbo-Man action figure on the shelf. Now,… more

Teamwork Is Your Best Ally In EVOLVE

We found out a little more today about the upcoming game from Left 4 Dead creator Turtle Rock Studios called Evolve: We learned that the devs are aiming for this… more
 

Heads Up: TITANFALL Beta Signups Are Live

For anyone who’s been dying to receive access to the Titanfall beta, now might be your chance to get in on the action. Respawn Entertainment’s CEO Vince Zampella announced on… more

New DYING LIGHT Trailer Reminds Us That Zombies Were People Too

No heavy axe swings were held in the latest trailer for Dying Light, which gets philosophical on the same thing just about every other post-apocalyptic zombie narrative does, humanity. This… more

The 10 Coolest Training Facilities in Pop Culture

You can have all the natural talent in the world, but if you’re going to be the best at anything, whether it be an Olympic athlete at Sochi or a… more
 

Pickstarter: Unlock PORTAL’s Unknowns In SECRETS OF APERTURE Web Series

We all know that the cake was a lie, but brothers Colin and Connor McGuire are hoping to better explain why in their upcoming Portal web series, which is currently… more

CHILD OF LIGHT Is An Ode To Classic RPG Games

For the longest time, I’ve been craving an RPG with an old school turn-based combat system. If you’re anything like me, then you might want to keep your eyes on… more

Own This Awesome LEGO MOVIE Mondo Poster

Attention, all of you LEGO die hards and poster hoarders out there: The LEGO Movie is officially out today, and to commemorate the first official LEGO theatrical release, artist Tom… more