Nerdist was started by Chris Hardwick and has grown to be a many headed beast.


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

EXCLUSIVE: Fan-Made “Man of Steel” Opening Credits Pack a Punch

[youtube] Most of us can’t wait to see some of the summer’s biggest blockbusters, but have you ever been so eager… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for April 24th, 2013

C2E2 is looming large on the horizon, but whether you’ll be waiting in lines at the Chicago con or just relaxing at home with your weekly haul, we’ve got you… 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

Comic Book Day Exclusive: DC’s Talon #7 Preview

Creating a villain worthy of going toe to toe with Gotham’s caped crusader is one thing, but creating a villainous cabal so awesome that they warrant their own spinoff book?… more

Comic Book Day Extra: Corey Taylor Takes Us to “The House of Gold & Bones”

For most of us, the prospect of writing a comic book – even one based off of a popular franchise – is daunting enough to make us just want to… more

Donate Comics For the Marathon Bombing’s Youngest Victims

If you’re looking for a way to help the youngest victims of the Boston Marathon bombing, Boston PR specialist/certified nerd Adri Cowan is doing something that you might want… more

Zounds! Marvel’s “Thor: The Dark World” Gets a New Poster

While the Guardians of the Galaxy rumor mill continues to work overtime, the rest of the Marvel Universe isn’t just resting on its Herculean laurels. Today, Disney released a brand… more

Superman Turns 75! His Top 5 Screen Appearances

75 years ago today, Jerry Siegel and Joe Schuster took their character, the very first comic book superhero, to Detective Comics. You may have heard of him; blue tights, red… more

Watch Ryan Reynolds Die in the “R.I.P.D.” Trailer

While it may appear that someone put Rooster Cogburn, Ghostbusters and Men in Black into a blender, R.I.P.D. is so much more than what it seems. Based… more

Comic Book Club: Thomas Baehr and Gideon Kendall

Thomas Baehr and Gideon Kendall (Act-i-Vate) join the stage to discuss the intersection of penguins and comics. Really. THE STACK: Hawkeye #9, Batman & Robin #19, Avengers Arena #7  … more

Comic Book Day: Catching Up with Amanda Conner

Based on her artwork alone, I was predisposed to like Amanda Conner. From her work Painkiller Jane to Power Girl to Before Watchmen: Silk Spectre, the writer/illustrator clearly has… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for April 17th, 2013

What a week for comic book fans, huh? Electro’s Amazing Spider-Man 2 costume was revealed, there’s a brand new Man of Steel trailer, the Eisner Award nominations are out, and… more

Jamie Foxx’s “Amazing Spider-Man 2″ Electro Costume Revealed!

Sitting somewhere between Hipster Darth Sidious and Dr. Manhattan’s Avatar love child, the newly leaked photos of Jamie Foxx as Electro in Marc Webb’s upcoming The Amazing Spider-Man 2 are,… more

Nerdist Writers Panel #82: Celebrating “Husbands,” the Comic!

The creators of Husbands, the series, Jane Espenson (Once Upon a Time; Buffy; Caprica) and Brad Bell (“Cheeks”), have written a wonderful series for Dark Horse Comics, and it is… more

Beta’d: “Injustice Gods Among Us” Review

Since I first laid eyes on Injustice: Gods Among Us at last year’s E3 Expo, I have been unreasonably excited to get my grubby little mitts on the final copy… more

Comic Book Club: Frank J. Barbiere

Frank J. Barbiere, author of Five Ghosts, hits the stage to chat about his sold out new comic. THE STACK: Saga #12, Deadpool #7, Locke & Key: Omega #4, Glory #… more

Comic Book Day: “Superman Unchained” with Scott Snyder and Jim Lee

While it’s difficult to say if J.J. Abrams has a comics industry equivalent, Scott Snyder is right at the top of our list. The Batman and Swamp Thing scribe… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for April 10th, 2013

Better bring a friend to your local comic book shop this week because this pull list is going to weigh you down while lightening your wallet’s load. With a collection… more

Comic Book Club: Craig Rowin

Craig Rowin, star of Adult Swim’s Your Pretty Face Is Going To Hell, joins the boys to discuss bad TV! THE STACK: Batman Inc #9, Hack/Slash #25, East of… more

Comic Book Club: Scott Eckert Returns

Comedian Scott Eckert returns to Comic Book Club, to teach the guys all about how children’s books are basically comic books. Check out the website at to find… more

Marvel’s “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” Begins Filming

According to a press release from Marvel, Captain America: The Winter Soldier has officially commenced principal photography in Los Angeles, with additional shooting locations in Cleveland, OH and Washington DC… more

Joss Whedon’s “S.H.I.E.L.D.” Show Gets New Name, Cast Member

  While the rest of us are busy tinkering away on our Life Model Decoys to send to do our day jobs so we can stay home and watch Joss… more

“The Nerdist” Preview: Robert Kirkman on Lost Hands and Do-Overs

Saturday night, The Nerdist on BBC America will feature Robert Kirkman and Michael Rooker, so you know it’s going to be The Walking Dead-centric. (Kyle Kinane’s also on this episode,… more

Comic Book Day: Digital DIY with deviantART’s Angelo Sotira

Since its humble beginnings as a computer skinning community in 2000, deviantART has evolved into one of the biggest online enclaves of artists, designers, cosplayers, and illustrators, with over 25… more