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Comic Book Club: Scott Adsit and Frank Tieri

Scott Adsit (30 Rock) and Frank Tieri (Space: Punisher) talk to the guys about the end of 30 Rock next season, and sending the Punisher to shoot space right in… more

Comic Book Day: 20 Years of McFarlane Independence

There is no denying that in 1992 the comic book industry was changed dramatically and permanently. In the name of creator’s rights and ownership, six men left Marvel comics… 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

Comic Book Club: Chris Hardwick & Chris Gethard

Chris Hardwick (The Nerdist) and Chris Gethard (The Chris Gethard Show) hit the stage to talk about growing up with “interesting” last names. Plus, Hardwick talks about being a fan… more

Nerdist Channel Panel Coming To Long Beach Comic Expo Saturday

Planning to head over to the Long Beach Comic Expo at, appropriately, Long Beach, CA this coming Saturday? If you are (and if you weren’t, this might help convince you… more

EXCLUSIVE: Take a Sneak Peek at Dark Horse’s “The Guild” for FCBD

Still not convinced on the merits of Free Comic Book Day yet? What’s wrong with you? Do you hate fun or something? In case you’re still on the fence or… more

Comic Book Day: Getting Fresh Ink with Denise Mina

DC Entertainment is giving comic book fans plenty of reasons to be excited with events like Before Watchmen and the New 52 Second Wave, but you may already know the… more

Comic Book Club: Bill Hader & Steve Wacker

Bill Hader (Saturday Night Live) and Steve Wacker (Editor, Marvel Comics) talk about working on “The Short Halloween” together, and what it takes to get a geek reference on SNL. &… more

Free Comic Book Day: Exactly What It Sounds Like!

Some holidays are obtusely titled and their true meaning gets lost in the shuffle. Case in point, Easter: nowhere in the title is it suggested that it’ll be a day… more

LYT Review: “Avengers” is the Mighty Money Shot You’ve Been Awaiting

The term “geekgasm” does not go amiss here. If you’re like me – not in every way, obviously, because that would be weird, but in the key hypothetical way required… more

Comic Book Club: Kevin Conroy & Jon Glaser

Kevin Conroy (The Voice of Batman) and Jon Glaser (Delocated) hit the stage to discuss how Batman saved 9/11, and Wrist Hulk, the Hulk that only gets angry in… more

Comic Book Day: Eric Powell’s a Total “Goon”

This week, in a very special issue of The Goon, everyone’s favorite zombie killin’ lug racebends, genderbends, transforms into a socialist, finds Jesus, and generally gets bent out of shape…. more

Devin Clark on the Mirthful Monster Madness of “Ugly Americans”

If you turn off the TV after watching South Park these days, you’re missing out. Ugly Americans, a satirical cartoon of a vastly different stripe, depicts a parallel New York… more

Comic Book Club: Axel Alonso & Al Madrigal

Axel Alonso (EIC, Marvel Comics) and Al Madrigal (The Daily Show) came on the show to talk about Avengers vs. X-Men and their comedy career respectively, and then it turned… more

Comic Book Day: Lurking in the Shadows with Alex Ross

The Shadow is, perhaps, the archetypal superhero, a mold from which all other costumed crusaders were wrought. Before there was Batman, before there was Superman, before there was Alec Baldwin… more

Interview: Brea Grant Wants to Make “Best Friends Forever”

Though perhaps best-known as Daphne Milbrook on Heroes, Brea Grant is more than just a super-actress. In addition to being a comic-book writer, she’s also working on her feature directorial… more

C2E2 Exclusive: Interview with Legendary Comics’ Bob Schreck

Couldn’t make it to the Nerdist Industries Live! panel at C2E2? Well, we’re not saying you missed history in the making (you did), but you missed one hell of an… more

Comic Book Club: Devin Clark and Kurt Metzger (Audio and Video Versions Available Now)

Ugly Americans’ Devin Clark (Creator) and Kurt Metzger (voice of Randall) hit the stage to talk about their upcoming Batman-themed episode, and why no one is playing DC Universe Online… more

The Nerdist Channel Presents “Comic Book Club” #1

Sure, you can listen to the Comic Book Club podcast, like today’s edition with Judah Friedlander and Joe Kelly. But now you have another option: the show is available in… more

Comic Book Club: Judah Friedlander & Joe Kelly

It’s our first show at Pianos, with guests Judah Friedlander (30 Rock), and Joe Kelly (Man of Action, Ultimate Spider-Man)! Judah teaches us how to fight a bigfoot, and Joe… more

Comic Book Day: Turning the Page with Comic Book Club Live

For the past five years, comedians and self-professed comic book lovers Justin Tyler, Pete LePage, and Alex Zalben have been hosting the weekly talk show Comic Book Club live in… more

Bring These Heroes Home to Celebrate 50,000 Nerdist Channel Subscribers

To slightly paraphrase Princess Leia as Boushh from Return of the Jedi, our way of saying “Fifty thousand; no less” is “Koto. Koto!” As in Kotobukiya, makers of finely sculpted… more

The Mutant Season #23: Adam Beechen

Comic book and TV writer Adam Beechen hangs out with Gil and the two come up with some great ideas for comic books! Follow @mutantseason on Twitter! Special thanks to… more

Your Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Men: Jeph Loeb and Paul Dini

What’s red and blue and covered in a sticky film all over? That’s right, it’s your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man (what did you think I was going to say?)! America’s only… more