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Remembering Fantagraphics’ Kim Thompson, 1956-2013

I don’t write much about comics here; I leave that to Dan and Matt and Whitney and Brian, who are a lot better at it than I would be. Truth… more

Jimmy Fallon’s “We Are The World Of Warcraft,” Featuring Chris Hardwick and Felicia Day

It’s Video Game Week on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, and that made it totally appropriate for Jimmy and friends to sing the stirring anthem “We Are the World of… more

Nerdist Podcast: John de Lancie

The very talented John de Lancie sits down with the guys to talk about his role as Jane’s father on Breaking Bad, starting his career in the theater, his… more

L.A.! Come See Live Test Shows of Chris Hardwick’s “@midnight” for Free!

It’s official. Or, perhaps I should let the man Chris Hardwick tell you himself. From his Twitter posting today: It's official! My @ComedyCentral show is called @midnight. Follow!… more

Uninstalling McAfee Anti-Virus, Sort Of (NSFW)

I’m not sure how to describe what this video is, other than to say that it stars John McAfee, the controversial (if you haven’t been following what’s been going on… more

Zachary Quinto Invites You to the Trailer for “Breakup at a Wedding”

Hot on the heels of our announcement last week of the L.A. premiere of Breakup at a Wedding and how you can attend, here’s the full trailer for the… more

A Teaser For Disney’s “Frozen”

Coming off the high of Wreck-It Ralph, Disney is offering this teaser for next winter’s Frozen, to accompany the release of Monsters University in theaters this week. This is the… more

New “Anchorman 2″ Trailer: The Team is Back

The long-awaited official full trailer for Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues has arrived. Salon-quality hair, underwear, dolphins, and deeply embarrassing situations abound. The team is back, facing down rivals and… more

An Epic “Periodic Table of the Muppets”

Artist Mike Boon of Mike Baboon Design did this: a “Periodic Table of the Muppets.” It’s a chart that includes all the Muppets you’ll remember, some you won’t, and all… more

See “Pop My Culture”‘s Cole Stratton’s “140 Characters” in Santa Monica

Our own Pop My Culture podcast co-host and SF Sketchfest co-founder Cole Stratton is going solo with his first one-man comedy show here in L.A. — okay, Santa Monica,… more

See “The Kings of Summer” AND “Doug Loves Movies” Live in L.A. Wednesday (6/19)

Are you in the greater Los Angeles area? Will you be in the greater Los Angeles area this Wednesday evening, June 19th? Okay, then, here’s what you need to do:… more

The Collection: Father Stuff

It’s Father’s Day! How about a Special Edition of The Collection with videos all about fathers? I could bring you the obvious: Or a reference to Rory’s dad on Doctor… more

Ketchup with the Hot Dogs: A “True Blood” Season Recap

Today, the Nerdist Channel presents the debut of Henson Alternative’s Ketchup with the Hot Dogs, in which wieners re-enact the last season of your favorite TV series. Today’s recap: True… more

Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel, and Craig Robinson on Making “This Is the End”

Nerdist News’ Dan Casey talked recently with Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel, and Craig Robinson about their new movie This is the End. Subscribe to the Nerdist Channel for more interviews…. more

Live “Set List”! Friday Night/Saturday Morning, 1/12c/10p, Here

Did you enjoy Thursday night’s live stream of Set List, Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad’s “stand-up without a net” series as seen on the Nerdist Channel and live around the… more

“Pacific Rim,” Minecraft Style

Someone — Steelehouse Digital, to be specific — did a version of the Pacific Rim trailer in Minecraft, because, well, boxy Jaegers, that’s why. Nicely done by the same folks… more

Comic Book Club Takes On “Man of Steel” and the Biggest. Summer. Ever.

Hey, it’s a video version of Comic Book Club from the Nerdist Channel! This time, Patrick Cassels of College Humor and the Upright Citizens Brigade’s Michael Hartney join Pete, Justin,… more

Skyrim at the Movies: Superman

Skyrim at the Movies is back, and this time (and an appropriate time it is indeed), the Man of Steel gets dropped into the Skyrim universe. Tyrannicon, creators of Skyrim… more

Live “Set List”! Thursday, 9:30/8:30c/6:30p, Here

Say, how would you like to see another live edition of Set List, Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad’s “stand-up without a net” series as seen on the Nerdist Channel and… more

The Collection: Magic, Trek, Minecraft Westeros, and Other Stuff

Where’s The Collection at? Well, I’ve been traveling for a little bit, in exotic places like King of Prussia, PA and Spring Lake, NJ, and in the meantime we’ve been… more

FeAB #19: Fix a Flat

The long-awaited nineteenth episode is here, with this official description: “Scott and Matt talk about new exciting breakthroughs in cosmetic surgery.” I’m scared…. more

Kevin Smith Joins Justin Willman For Some “Sleight Of Mouth”

From Justin Willman’s live late-night-style talk show Sleight of Mouth at NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in L.A. come these clips from the Nerdist Channel. In the first, Kevin… more

We Request The Honor Of Your Presence at the L.A. Premiere of “Breakup at a Wedding”

We have, of course, previously established that our friends at PERIODS. films, the folks who brought you Lil Women, Viking Wives, Big City, Bright Lights, and other gems of web… more

“Get Lucky” Through the Ages

In case you haven’t seen PV Nova’s epic reimagining of Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky” in the styles of every decade since the 1920s, you should listen to it now. I’m… more