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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

Nerdist News Talks To The KICK-ASS 2 Cast

Nerdist News’ own Dan Casey was on the scene at Comic-Con in San Diego to catch up with the cast of Kick-Ass 2. Dan talked to Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Christopher Mintz-Plasse,… more

Set List: Kurt Braunohler

Hey, look, it’s Kurt Braunohler taking his turn on the latest edition of Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad’s exercise in “stand-up without a net,” Set List on the Nerdist Channel…. 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

A Preview of Grand Theft Auto Online

Rockstar Games released an official gameplay video for Grand Theft Auto Online today, and GTA fans are gonna like what they see and hear. Some of it will seem familiar… more

Walking the Beat with COPS: Skyrim

The intrepid officers of COPS: Skyrim are back for more on the Nerdist Channel. This week, it’s vehicle weight limitations, loitering (with an added surprise), a standoff with a disturbed… more

Explore The TARDIS With Google Maps

Okay, this is the Best Google Maps Easter Egg Ever. Bar none. Here’s what you do, and thanks to Jalopnik and TechCrunch for pointing this out: 1. Go here. 2…. more

After “Comedy Bang! Bang!”? Why, “Comedy Talk! Talk!,” Of Course

Well, you can’t say you didn’t see it coming. Since our own Chris Hardwick has become King of the After-Show, you had to know that IFC would sign him up… more

See the “Breaking Bad” Finale With Jesse ‘n Walt and Support a Good Cause

Breaking Bad’s Aaron Paul did a Reddit AMA today to raise money for a charity that’s close to his heart. It’s a good cause, so let’s see if we can’t… more

The Giving Tree Gets Revenge

You read Shel Silverstein’s “The Giving Tree” when you were a kid and you saw it as… well, I don’t know what you saw. It was kind of weird, when… more

Help the Hero Initiative Help Comics Creators In Need

Last year, Jack Kirby’s granddaughter Jillian told you about the Kirby4Heroes campaign to raise money for the Hero Initiative, a nonprofit group that’s devoted to helping comic book creators, writers,… more

A First Look At Frank Darabont’s “Mob City”

Interested in what Frank Darabont is up to now? Here’s TNT’s brand-new sneak peek trailer for the former The Walking Dead Executive Producer and The Shawshank Redemption director’s Mob City,… more

Badger’s “Breaking Bad” Star Trek Speech, Animated

If you watched the first of the final eight episodes of Breaking Bad on Sunday night, you know that there was a goofy interlude in which Badger broke out his… more

Making A Starfleet Insignia? “Try This At Home”

The Nerdist Channel’s Try This at Home is back for another season of DIY fun, and this time Crabcat Industries’ Holly Conrad and Jessica Merizan are offering a quick lesson… more

Conan O’Brien, Clueless Gamer, Plays Atari 2600 Games

In the latest “Clueless Gamer” segment on Conan, Conan O’Brien goes old school on us. Really old school. Atari 2600 old school. After realizing that the console is not a… more

The Complete YouTube Geek Week Comics Panel Interviews

Say, did you want to see the entire YouTube Geek Week Comic Creators Panel interviews our own Dan Casey and Brian Walton did with some of the big names in… more

This Week on “Talking Bad”: Vince Gilligan and Julie Bowen

I don’t have to remind you that the first installment of the final eight episodes of Breaking Bad airs tonight — Sunday, August 11th — at 9/8c on AMC… more

Comic-Con 2013′s Anti-Bullying Panel

Comic-Con 2013 hosted its first annual Anti-Bullying panel, moderated by Carrie Goldman, author of “Bullied: What Every Parent, Teacher, and Kid Needs to Know About Ending the Cycle of Fear.”… more

Reminder: HarmonQuest Screens “Zero Charisma” — Saturday at L.A.’s Cinefamily

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Comic Book Club Reviews “Elysium”

Our guys at the Comic Book Club saw Neill Blomkamp’s Elysium, and in a special edition of their series of BEST. SUMMER. EVER. movie reviews, Pete LePage, Justin Tyler, and… more

YouTube Geek Week Presents Fan Friday!

And now, Geek & Sundry takes the Ambassador stage to offer “Fan Friday” for YouTube Geek Week. It’s all about you, the fan, today. Ladies and gentlemen, Felicia Day: So, let’s… more

Set List: Neil Hamburger

What happens when the legendary stand-up experience that is Neil Hamburger is confronted with having to come up with jokes on the spot about topics flashed on a screen behind… more

It’s Gaming Thursday at YouTube Geek Week!

It would not be a proper Geek Week without a day focusing on gaming, and that’s what today is at YouTube Geek Week, Gaming Thursday. To introduce today’s festivities, please… more

Stephen Colbert And Friends “Get Lucky”

On Comedy Central’s The Colbert Report last night, Daft Punk didn’t show for “Colbchella ’013.” But that didn’t stop Stephen Colbert from a “Get Lucky” dance party, which managed to… more

Geek Week Comic Creators Panel: Big Names, Big Projects

Another highlight of YouTube Geek Week is something our own Dan Casey and Brian Walton did at Comic-Con in San Diego, the Geek Week Comic Creators Panel, a series of… more