Nerdist was started by Chris Hardwick and has grown to be a many headed beast.

 

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 Amazon.com and support the show!              … more

LIGHTNING RETURNS: FINAL FANTASY XIII Trailer Shows Off Evolved Battle System

Earlier this week, the demo for Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII hit the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. But for those who have yet to try it out or for… more

Pickstarter: VIDEO GAME HIGH SCHOOL Launches Final Season Indiegogo Campaign

The third and final season of Video Game High School, one of the most popular crowdfunded web series to date, has just been announced. Fans of the show who’ve been… 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
 

Fully Explorable Middle-Earth Modeled In Outerra Game Engine

Lord Of The Rings fans and PC gamers, prepare to be awestricken. A fully explorable, 1:1 scaled, 3D model of Middle-Earth has been developed within the Outerra game engine…. more

MARVEL And STAR WARS: An Epic Twitter Squabble

When Daddy Disney’s asleep, the kids come out and tweet. An epic twitter back and forth ensued between the official twitter accounts for Star Wars and Marvel Entertainment. It was… more

Captain America Graces The Official C2E2 2014 Poster

The covenant C2E2 poster for this year was revealed today, and since it’s an even year, a Marvel character is back as the featured pin-up. Since Captain America: The Winter… more
 

AMA Recap: MARK HAMILL Loves Guacamole

Mark Hamill participated in a very special AMA far far away this afternoon on behalf of the Make-A-Wish foundation. There were quite a few interesting things we learned today about… more

Watch The Full 3 Minute Opening To THE LAST OF US: LEFT BEHIND

You saw the snippet of the this last week; Now, Naughty Dog has come out and released the full opening cinematic to their upcoming story-based DLC, The Last of Us:… more

New Teaser For Guillermo del Toro’s THE STRAIN

The TV adaptation of Guillermo del Toro’s best selling novel The Strain has just received a brand new teaser trailer. FX is gearing up for the highly anticipated premiere of… more
 

The Ass Kicking Is Back In THE RAID 2

Keeping up with the fast paced action of The Raid: Redemption was like trying to swat a hyperactive fly with a mini-fork. But the payoff for keeping your focus was… more

Quentin Tarantino Shelving THE HATEFUL EIGHT After Script Leak

Quentin Tarantino is not a happy camper, so much so that he’s decided to put directing The Hateful Eight on the back burner indefinitely. Deadline reports that Tarantino was very… more

CANDY CRUSH SAGA Developers Trademark The Word ‘Candy’

Well isn’t this the sweetest bit of news to surface on the internet today? The developers of the game Candy Crush Saga, King, have just gotten the word “candy” approved… more
 

Find Out What Makes A Next-Gen Lara Croft

Tomb Raider was, without a shadow of a doubt, one of the best games of last year. Now that we’re only a week removed from the release of Tomb Raider:… more

LIGHTNING RETURNS: FINAL FANTASY XIII Demo Out Today

There are those who are eagerly awaiting Final Fantasy XV, those whose lives have been engulfed by Final Fantasy XIV: A Real Reborn, and then those who’ve been itching to… more

Pickstarter: MEGA MAN Board Game Raises Over 415K

When Keiji Inafune brought a dream team of veteran Mega Man developers together to make Mighty No. 9, a spiritual successor to the classic Mega Man games, word of the… more
 

The First SON OF BATMAN Trailer Goes Live

One of the grimmest tales of “like father, not so much like son” drama took place in Grant Morrison’s 2006 comic-book arc centered around Bruce Wayne’s child, Damian. Certainly you’re… more

Zach Braff’s ‘WISH I WAS HERE’ Acquired By Focus Features

Zach Braff is coming out of the Sundance Film Festival a happy camper this year, as his independent film “Wish I Was Here” just landed a distribution agreement with NBCUniversal’s… more

JPL’s ROBOSIMIAN Qualifies For DARPA Robotics Challenge Finals

This is RoboSimian, a four-legged crab-like robot from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. This impressive specimen of robot technology scored big recently, landing a fifth place finish at the 2013 DARPA… more
 

SUPERMAN-BATMAN Movie Gets Pushed Back To 2016

Warner Bros. Pictures has decided to push back the release of its highly anticipated Superman-Batman movie into 2016. The studio claims that this is the best move for them to… more

HALO’s Cortana To Be Microsoft’s Answer To Siri This Spring

She was the apple of my eye when I was laying waste to the Covenant in defense of the human race; Now, she’s on her way to becoming the voice… more

Disney Lets STAR WARS 1313 Trademark Filing Lapse

I know this may be pouring salt into open wounds once again, but we felt that everyone had a right to know. Disney has allowed the Star Wars 1313 trademark… more
 

Don’t Look Back: A New THE WALKING DEAD Mid-Season Trailer

The Walking Dead Season 4 left us with a mid-season cliffhanger so stressful, it would traumatize Sylvester Stallone’s crooked facial expressions straight. On February 9th, the show will be making… more

TITANFALL Alpha Being Made Available For BATTLEFIELD 4 Players

If you play Battlefield 4 and are registered with EA’s Origin service, there’s a chance that you could be selected to participate in an alpha trial of Respawn Entertainment’s upcoming… more

What Could Have Been: The BIOSHOCK Movie

There once was a Bioshock movie that began development back in 2008. But after Universal cut the movie’s budget by 60 percent, forcing the movie to undergo a change in… more