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

TOKYOPOP: The Otaku’s Guide to NYCC ’12

Even more exciting than when the Muppets take Manhattan is when New York Comic Con rolls around to fill the city streets with pop-culture-crazed throngs dressed in outlandish costumes and… more

Ten Things to Look for at New York Comic Con

Don’t panic, New York Comic Con newcomers. We know there’s a lot to take in, and a long weekend might not cover it if you’re still busy dithering over choices…. 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

The Mutant Season #50: Caleb Monroe

Comic book writer Caleb Monroe (Batman; Steed & Mrs. Peel; Ice Age; and Hunter’s Fortune) hangs out with Gil to talk about writing comics, and communicating with comic book artists,… more

Pickstarter: Our Favorite Crowdfunded Projects 10/7

Welcome back to Pickstarter, our weekly look at the world of crowdfunding. This week we’ve included a campaign to get a “Star of the Dead” on Hollywood Blvd., a web-series… more

Comic Book Club: Thrilling Adventure Hour Crossover!

Ben Blacker and Ben Acker from Thrilling Adventure Hour join the guys in New York to talk about their upcoming comic books: a Thrilling Adventure Anthology, and one for a… more

Nine Questions for “The Walking Dead”‘s Greg Nicotero

If you’ve had a chance to check out Fangoria’s Blood & Guts, you’ve already seen Anthrax guitarist and major horror fanboy Scott Ian get up close and personal with The… more

Nerdist Writers Panel #57: An Evening with Ed Brubaker

Comic book writer/creator of Fatale, Criminal, Captain America, and more, Ed Brubaker. Topics discussed include the “rules of comic book writing,” the state of Marvel and DC and its… more

Comic Book Club: EPICS Anthology

Fernando Ruiz (Archie Comics), Fabio Redivo (Hell Yeah!), and Anthony Marques (The Gutters), from the new indie anthology EPICS, hit the stage, and one of them may have a terrifying… more

Your Move, Cape: “The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1″ Premiere

All in all, it’s been a pretty good year for Bruce Wayne’s crime-fighting alter ego. In The Dark Knight Rises, he beat up an asthmatic bodybuilder, then went on an… more

Fantastic Fest: “Sinister” and “The Greatest Movie Ever Rolled”

It’s a massive testament to the skills of director Scott Derrickson that in Sinister, he takes what sounds on paper like a three year-old’s dumbest idea for a high-concept monster (… more

Comic Book Club: Calista Brill + Scott Eckert

Calista Brill (Senior Editor, First Second) and comedian Scott Eckert join the boys to talk about sexy mermaids, all-ages books, and Jennifer Aniston. The Stack: Chew #28, Avengers vs. X-Men #… more

Vintage Comics, Cool Collectibles at eBay Fall Comics Fest

Hey, comics freaks, there’s an eBay auction underway that you should probably get over to and check out, like, right now. It’s the Fall Comics Fest, with goods from Sparkle… more

Comic Book Day: Getting Down to Business with Simon Bisley

Legendary Comics’ first new title, The Tower Chronicles, is nearly upon us! It’s T-minus one week until your local comic book store is faced with the grim, steely-eyed stare of… more

Avengers Disembowel! Marvel NOW’s “Avengers Arena” is Battle Royale for Superheroes

  Marvel NOW is about to get a lot bloodier, because Dennis Hopeless and Kev Walker are sending sixteen of the Marvel Universe’s youngest heroes to a reality show-themed Murderworld… more

Comic Book Club: Fred Van Lente + Warren Simons + Pearl And The Beard

Fred Van Lente (Archer & Armstrong) and Warren Simons (Executive Editor, Valiant Comics) stop by to talk about the resurgent Valiant Universe, and much more. Plus, musical guests Pearl and… more

Comic Book Day: Bill Jemas Wants You to “Wake the F#ck Up!”

Bill Jemas has worn many hats over the course of his career: NBA executive, Marvel Publisher, comic book writer, and straw fedora. Okay, that last one is an unsubstantiated rumor,… more

The Mutant Season #46: Geoff Johns

It’s another Mutant Season field trip! Gil goes to DC Comics to sit down with Chief Creative Officer Geoff Johns and talk about what Geoff does, his favorite comic books,… more

Comic Book Club: Nick Lowe & Tom Brevoort

Marvel Editors Nick Lowe (The X-Men books) and Tom Brevoort (The Avengers books) stop by to chat about the huge changes coming up for Marvel in October, as part of “… more

Comic Book Club: J.K. Woodward

The artist of IDW’s smash hit Star Trek: The Next Generation/Doctor Who stops by, and talks about why drawing the Borg is easier than drawing Cybermen. Hint: it’s a… more

More Neal Adams on “Hero Complex”

There’s more. Yes, Geoff Boucher’s talk with comics legend Neal Adams on the floor at San Diego Comic-Con International 2012 was more than we could fit in one episode of… more

ABC to Deploy Joss Whedon’s “S.H.I.E.L.D.” Pilot

Prepare yourselves, True Believers, because Nick Fury and the Helicarrier are touching down on ABC this fall. Deadline has confirmed that ABC ordered a live-action pilot entitled S.H.I…. more

Shanghai Batman

DC Nation recently previewed this clip of “The Bat Man of Shanghai”. I saw this on reddit and freaked out a lot. I want to make babies with it…. more

The Mutant Season #44: Matt Gagnon

Editor-in-Chief of BOOM! Studios Matt Gagnon sits down with Gil to talk about comic books, what an editor-in-chief does, and zombies! Click here to support Mia’s Kickstarter for her book… more