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Clueless Gamer: Conan O’Brien IS The ‘Flaming C’

The latest edition of Conan O’Brien’s “Clueless Gamer” segment has the semi-intrepid Conan playing Injustice: Gods Among Us. As usual, Aaron Bleyaert helps him out, but Conan isn’t impressed by… more

A Trailer For “300: Rise of an Empire” Is Here

How long of a lead time do you want for trailers for your hot movies? How about nine months? 300: Rise of an Empire doesn’t arrive at your multiplex until… 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! Details below… As convention season, which seems to be competing with road construction season for longest of… more

Meet the Hosts and Correspondents for Course of the Force 2013

In the Star Wars Universe it’s all about the friendships. Where would Han be without Chewie? He wouldn’t have even made it off Tattoine the first time if the big… more

Teaser Trailer For “The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug”

Well, then, here you go, the teaser trailer for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, two minutes of footage with some familiar faces, action, and portentious dialogue, plus a glimpse… more

Nathan Barnatt’s Super Mario Super Dance, With Some Special Guest Stars

This is the new Nathan Barnatt dance video. It’s the Super Mario Super Dance. Starting and ending at Meltdown Comics. Starring our own Jonah Ray as the clerk. Plus special… more

Five From “Set List”

Did you catch the live stream of Set List on the Nerdist Channel during YouTube Comedy Week? No? Well, then: Jon Dore!: Moshe Kasher!: Matt Kirshen!: Kira Soltanovich!: And Dan… more

“Cosplay Piano” Meets “Game of Thrones”

Cosplay Piano’s back at the Stan Lee’s World of Heroes YouTube channel, and it’s the Game of Thrones theme this time, performed by Sonya Belousova joined by a cast of…… more

George R.R. Martin Watches Fan Reaction to “The Red Wedding”

Yesterday, we read about the historical roots of the “Red Wedding” episode of Game of Thrones, as explained by George R.R. Martin himself. Conan, however, did that one better… more

Pickstarter: A Luke Cage Fan Film by Sneaky Zebra

Sneaky Zebra is a couple of creative guys from the UK whose work you may have seen on your YouTube thing or even around here (their Doctor Who cooking mashup,… more

Pickstarter: Help 5 Second Films Make “Dude Bro Party Massacre 3″

There are Kickstarter movies, and then there are… well, here: If you’re a fan of 5 Second Films, AND WHO ISN’T?, they want to make what they call “a wild,… more

From “The Nerdist”: Jenna-Louise Coleman Visits the Podcast

From last night’s “The Nerdist” on BBC America, here’s a clip wherein you get to see video of Doctor Who’s Jenna-Louise Coleman on the Nerdist Podcast. This was obviously before… more

Evolution of Man: Prepare for “Animal Fighting Championships”

Man evolved from a brutish, battling beast into…. whatever it is we are. But animals still fight, and Max Landis is bringing you the Animal Fighting Championships, starting June 5th… more

One More Time: Nerdist Lads in London

As we approach the season finale of The Nerdist on BBC America Saturday night, here’s another look at Jonah Ray and Matt Mira’s trip to London, in which they review… more

Meet “Lil Women”

Hey, our friends at PERIODS. Films are unleashing a whole series of Lil Women on the general public, and it starts right here with Part I, “It’s Me, Meg,” featuring… more

One Last BBC America Giveaway For “The Nerdist”

This is The End. No, really, it’s the end of this season of The Nerdist on BBC America, on which Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg guest to promote their new… more

Becoming Judy, “Just Cos”

This week on the Nerdist Channel’s Just Cos, the show follows Meg Turney in her cosplay preparations for Planet Comicon in Kansas City, from concept (Judy from Cowboy Bebop to… more

The Doctor Puppet in the Garden

The latest episode of Alisa Stern’s brilliant animated Doctor Puppet is up, and it lands our time traveler in… a garden, investigating his own past, and he encounters… someone… familiar…. more

Course of the Force, Ep. 1: Lightsaber’s Lost

Course of the Force 2013 is coming soon, and to get things started, Matt Mira headed up to Industrial Light and Magic to get this year’s saber and to chat… more

A Preview Of the Nerdist Channel’s “Animal Battles”

The Nerdist Channel will be bringing you a new show, Animal Battles with Max Landis, starting June 5th. Here’s a preview, in which Adam Savage ponders the question of which… more

How Superman Shaves? Ask Bill Nye, Kevin Smith, Mayim Bialik, and Mythbusters

How does Superman shave? I mean… you know… there HAS to be an explanation of how he manages to get rid of the facial, um, stronger-than-hair. Kryptonite razor? Naw, that’s… more

Minecraft “Man of Steel”

Here’s the Man of Steel trailer #3 with Hans Zimmer’s “An Ideal of Hope,” recreated in Minecraft. No, really, here it is Minecraft style, the creation of Steelehouse. This is… more

The Collection: Capture Creatures, Skyrim Commercials, and Lots Of “Get Lucky”

Hey, it’s Memorial Day and I’m way, way, way, way, way, way, way, way, way, way, way, way, WAY overdue to post some more stuff that didn’t fit anyplace else… more

Your Instant Reactions To “Arrested Development” Redux

Okay, some of you have now had the chance to see all or most of the new episodes of Arrested Development on Netflix. I haven’t even started, but the mixed… more