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Pickstarter: Jimmy Palmiotti Talks DENVER, His Latest Graphic Novel

Kickstarter is increasingly becoming a way for smaller, independent projects and publishing houses to even the playing field with competitors with bigger war chests. Case in point: the Fantagraphics Kickstarter,… more

GOTHAM Finds Its Jim Gordon in Ben McKenzie

Things are starting to heat up for Fox’s upcoming Batman-adjacent series, Gotham. Taking place in the early days of Jim Gordon’s career, the series mainly focuses on the… 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

Nerdist Comics Panel #30: Listeners Questions Answered

Len Wein, Heath Corson, and Ben Blacker answer questions submitted by listeners, including comic works that are the apex of the medium’s storytelling, debates about creator credit, and work habits…. more

BATMAN: Reanimated – Feat of Clay

Batman: The Animated Series just kept rolling out the second-tier villains and making them not only relevant but brilliant. For two episodes following Mr. Freeze’s debut, the series gave us… more

Conan Gets A Walker Make Over for Last Night’s WALKING DEAD Themed Cold Open

The Walking Dead returns to AMC this Sunday, but the virus plaguing Rick and company has already claimed its next victim: late night host Conan O’Brien. Last night on Conan,… more

Sideshow Toys Premium Format Wonder Woman Figure Available For Pre-Order February 13th

There are a few things I’d always imagined I’d do if I ever won the lottery: travel the world, help some people who really need it, maybe one or two… more

Screen Junkies Imagines What Jesse Eisenberg’s Lex Luthor Might Be Like

When it was announced last week that Academy Award nominee Jesse Eisenberg had been cast as Superman’s best known nemesis Lex Luthor in Zack Snyder’s Batman vs. Superman, the… more

AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON Sets Paul Bettany to Play The Vision

Rumors have been swirling about British actor Paul Bettany ever since news broke that he was signing on to Joss Whedon’s hotly anticipated Avengers sequel, Avengers: Age of Ultron. While… more

Report: FANTASTIC FOUR Director Josh Trank Denies Female Doctor Doom

It was a pretty big day yesterday for fans of The Fantastic Four. Various rumors began circulating regarding a wide variety of actors coming in to screen test for key… more


So take a little bit of Shaun of the Dead, a large dose of James Cameron’s Aliens (and every single video game it inspired) a dash of Galaxy Quest and… more


The good folks at Marvel Entertainment are no dummies. They understand the concept of corporate synergy, and they seem to understand it a lot better than their Distinguished Competition does…. more

Report: Look Who’s Screen Testing for Fox’s FANTASTIC FOUR Reboot

It’s clobberin’ time! Well, at least for comment sections across the land it is, because multiple outlets are reporting that Fox’s Josh Trank-directed reboot of Fantastic Four has begun a… more

Nerdist Talks to LEGO Wonder Woman Cobie Smulders

Between How I Met Your Mother, The Avengers and a cameo appearance in Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D, Cobie Smulders is all over the biggest properties in… more


Ever since their launch in 2007, Warner Brothers’ DC Universe direct-to-DVD movies have been a gift for longtime comic fans. Not all their movies hit the mark, but when they… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for Februay 5th, 2014

Chances are that you’re probably still reeling from the news that Jeremy Irons will be playing Alfred and Jesse Eisenberg will be playing Lex Luthor in 2016′s Batman vs. Superman… more

Directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller on THE LEGO MOVIE and 22 JUMP STREET

Directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller are busy men. The pair seem to bounce from directing major animated films like Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs to The LEGO Movie (… more

THE FLASH CW Pilot Finds Its Iris West

Actress Candice Patton, known for her role in the series The Game and the television movie The Craigslist Killer, has joined the cast for the CW pilot of DC Comics’… more

Advance Review: MS. MARVEL #1

The all-new Ms. Marvel has had a lot of pre-publicity, not only because it’s a new ongoing series featuring a female lead, still sadly a rarity for mainstream superhero comics,… more

Celebrate Valiant’s X-O MANOWAR #25 By Reading The First Issue For Free

In case you’ve been living under a rock or just under the siren spell of the Big Two, you might not know that Valiant Comics has been putting out some… more

GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY Star Chris Pratt On Playing a Hero Both Animated and Live Action

When Chris Pratt first appeared on NBC’s Parks and Recreation, we got to know him as Andy, the lovable doofus next door. He’s since appeared in small roles… more


Following its Super Bowl teaser and trailer, Marvel is now serving up a brand new international trailer for Captain America: The Winter Solder: While, for the most part, this is… more

Exclusive: DETECTIVE COMICS #28 Preview

Don’t let the phrase “Gothtopia” turn you off of Detective Comics #28; Batman isn’t going to start moping around, hanging around the mall food court, and sullenly listening to Sisters… more

Enemies Unite In THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 Super Bowl Trailer

The latest trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 gives us a closer look at Max Dillon and how he became the Spider-Man adversary known as Electro. There’s also a small… more