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Jaume Collet-Serra Returns to Direct Live-Action “Akira”

It feels like Hollywood has been trying to make a big-budget, live-action adaption of the seminal anime film Akira since it first came out in 1988 and, finally, it seems… more

Cosplay Friday #39

It may be hot outside (and humid, and sunny, and the floor is lava), but that doesn’t mean you can’t cool off with a refreshing virtual glass of cosplay goodness… 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

Art Snob: Gallery 1988′s “We Made Them Do It”

Few art galleries in the “geek game” hold the distinction of being around for a decade, and fewer still can claim to be one of the first to offer nerdy… more

A Sneak Peek at Mickey Mouse in “Get a Horse!”

It’s a good time to be a fan of the mouse. With the recently released (and absolutely wonderful) new Mickey Mouse shorts hitting the Disney Channel and the interwebs, it’s… more

Talking Heads: Dragon Ball Z & One Piece’s Eric Vale

Eric Vale is a name you may not know, but the owner of a voice you’re surely familiar with. In his 12 years in the anime industry, Eric has been… more

Sneaky Zebra’s Comic-Con Cosplay Video

Missed out on Comic-Con? Sorry you didn’t catch all the awesome cosplay action? No worries, here’s your chance to experience the event first hand, through the delightfully twisted eyes of… more

Neil Gaiman Presents “Wayward Manor”

Neil Gaiman is one of the most renowned comic book creators, screenwriters, and authors in the world; you can now add video game mastermind to that prestigious list. Wayward Manor … more

Cosplay Friday #38

As summer draws to an end, the big movie studios have been ramping up the releases of their “blockbusters,” giant, staggeringly-budgeted films that are sure to delight and entertain on… more

Voice Actress Barbara Goodson on “Robotech: Love Live Alive”

Few anime series have been as beloved as 1985′s Robotech, and fewer still have stood the test of time in the mind of fans. The same could be said about… more

YouTube Launches “Geek Week”

A few days after Comic-Con, anyone who was in San Diego this weekend can attest to the fact that the geeks are truly inheriting the world. From Game of Thrones, … more

Cosplay Friday #37

Note: Matt Cohen’s brain is currently on hiatus mode, as he is deeply entrenched in all things San Diego Comic-Con (including photographing a hand-picked Comic-Con edition of Cosplay Friday, for… more

A Chat With Regular Show Creator (and Mordecai) J.G. Quintel

Every few years, a new cartoon comes along that captures the imagination of a generation. Regular Show is one of these cartoons. Dude. Since its debut on Cartoon Network, Mordecai,… more

Art Snob: (More) Odd City Pac Rim

Pacific Rim is now out in theaters (and is my favorite movie of the year and probably the last few years), but that doesn’t mean the “Pac Rim” (I’m a… more

Cosplay Friday #36: Anime Expo Edition

Here we are, friends – back with another edition of Cosplay Friday! This is the part where I usually make some sort of semi-witty (at least I like to hope… more

Art Snob: Odd City/Pacfic Rim Poster Giveaway Contest!

Beloved filmmaker Guillermo Del Toro’s Pacific Rim is nearly upon us, and the entire geeky world is crazy for all things Kaiju and Jaeger. Luckily for us, the art world… more

Art Snob: A Talk With Vinyl Toy King Frank Kozik

When I first discovered the world of vinyl toy collecting, there was one man who I can thank (or blame) for what would become a now decade-old obsession; Frank Kozik…. more

Art Snob: Into the Pixel- E3 2013

Everyone knows E3 is the home of all things gaming, from hands-on demos, to keynote speeches, to questionable cosplays (it wouldn’t be a con without em’); but for the 10th… more

Course of the Force: The Schedule

With a little less than a week to go, the entire galaxy is gearing up for the biggest light-saber relay race this side of Tatooine, Course of the Force. We’ve… more

Cosplay Friday: #35

Every week, I come up with a (hopefully) witty and original introduction for this column; and next week, I’ll be back at it. This time around, however, I thought I’d… more

Mickey Mouse: 2013

In the 1920′s, one mustachioed man and one tiny mouse started an animation revolution that would single-handedly change the world, and then, just as quick as he burst onto the… more

Course of the Force: Episodes 3 and 4

When last we saw our intrepid heroes, Matt Mira and Moshe Kasher were trying to rally the troops to find the lightsaber and Kyle Kinane was making little progress in… more

“Man at Arms” Makes A DIY “Thundercats” Sword of Omens

Each week, Tony Swatton - Man at Arms- takes you on a visual tour through the process of crafting some of geekdom’s most beloved weaponry, and then turns said weapons… more

Captain Planet: The Movie

Earth, fire, wind, water, and, yes, even heart: Your favorite environmentally-conscious superhero is back (sorry, Conservation Corps), and this time he’s headed to a cinema near you. The Hollywood Reporter… more