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J.J. Abrams To Direct the Next Chapter Of “Star Wars.” Whaddya Think?

Star Wars Episode VII… J.J. Abrams. Multiple outlets are reporting that Abrams will be directing the next chapter of the saga, and The Wrap and Deadline say he beat… more

Nerdstalgia: The ’90s, Revisited in a Microsoft Ad

Microsoft is trying to get the message out that Internet Explorer’s changed and isn’t the same browser it used to be, and let me just say here that I use… 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

The Twist Ending to “AOTS”

[youtube] If you missed the final Attack of the Show on G4, you missed an ending… more

FEaB #16: Hot Pilgrims

The boys are back with more meandering, including an update on cool TV cars, Devil’s Playground and other Amish stuff, and beer. Art, as always, by Dana Lechtenberg…. more

See the Nerdist Writers Panel Live In S.F. Friday

You already know about the Nerdist Writers Panel podcast here at Nerdist with top professional entertainment writers discussing their craft and business, and you may know that it’s recorded live… more

The Nerdist TV Show is Back on BBC America March 30th

Hey, when we posted earlier about the new run of Doctor Who episodes starting March 30th, we weren’t yet able to officially say that along with Doctor Who, BBC America… more

Another Trailer For the New “Walking Dead” Half-Season

In case you missed the latest trailer for The Walking Deadkicking off the second half of Season 3, here it is. The season resumes on February 10th, and this trailer… more

“Workaholics” vs. Workaholic on “All-Star Celebrity Bowling”

[youtube] Chris Hardwick’s All-Star Celebrity Bowling returns on the Nerdist Channel with Team Nerdist taking on Team… more

BBC Sets March 30th For Doctor Who’s Return

The BBC has announced that Doctor Who will return starting Easter weekend, with the first of eight new episodes airing on Saturday, March 30th. The announcement from the mothership doesn’t… more

The Sklars Try Richard Blais’ Super Bowl Pigskin Burger

[youtube] The Super Bo… wait, are we allowed to say it? Or are we supposed to say “… more

Buy “Chris Hardwick: Mandroid.” Or Win It. Or Both.

You’ve seen the cover art and its development. You’ve enjoyed the preview clip. And, now, you can buy the DVD and/or the CD of Chris Hardwick: Mandroid, the unexpurgated… more

Bronies, Explained In Music, Sung By John DeLancie. Because.

[youtube] Still baffled by the Brony phenomenon? From the documentary Bronies: The Extremely Unexpected Adult Fans of… more

A Bovine Bollywood Episode of “Neil’s Puppet Dreams”

[youtube] The season finale of the Nerdist Channel and Neil Patrick Harris’ Neil’s Puppet Dreams drops Neil… more

A Minor Alteration To “Losing My Religion”

Nothing gets people more worked up than when their favorite songs get covered, altered, edited, and/or screwed with. Herewith, to that end, is a musical reworking by Major Scaled… more

Watch This DIY Sci-Fi Computer-Animated Student Short

It’s become commonplace for people to make their own animated shorts using just their computers, but even in an age when animation is a dime-a-dozen on YouTube and Vimeo, this… more

Cosplay on a Budget, “Just Cos”

[youtube] On this week’s episode of Just Cos on the Nerdist Channel, taped at New York Comic… more

An Exclusive Preview from the “Chris Hardwick: Mandroid” DVD

[youtube] As we’ve mentioned, the DVD and CD versions of Chris Hardwick: Mandroid, the Man Himself’s Comedy… more

Hey, Look, An Animation Scholarship from Warner Bros.

Here’s something for you budding animation stars out there. Are you a graduating high school student enrolling in a college, university, or trade school? Are you interested in studying animation?… more

Copy That: Did “Glee” Pilfer Jonathan Coulton’s “Baby Got Back”?

There are your garden variety deja vu moments, and then there are the You. Have. Got. To. Be. Kidding. Me. moments when you experience something and it seems too familiar,… more

Bad News from “The Kids in the Hall”

[youtube] This week’s classic clip from The Kids in the Hall on the Nerdist Channel finds Dave… more

Chris Hardwick to Host the 3rd Annual Streamy Awards

Well, look at this, another prime hosting gig for our own Chris Hardwick. This time, Chris has been quite appropriately been tapped to host the 3rd Annual Streamy Awards on… more

Your Next Dream Car: A Real-Life Halo 4 Warthog

Not sure why we didn’t see this when the L.A. Times slipped it out there on Christmas eve — holiday haze, I’d say — but Microsoft commissioned a real-life,… more

From Costco to Smithereens: A Trailer for “RED 2″

The sequel to RED isn’t due until August 2nd, but the trailer for RED 2 is here, and it starts at Costco (with Polident in the cart!) and kicks into… more