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Nerdist Podcast: Lewis Black

The hilarious Lewis Black sits down with Chris to talk about the process of writing “edgy” material, the importance of keeping busy as you get older, his shows being a destination for family outings and his newest special Old Yeller! Click on the banner to shop at and support the show!              … more

Relativity Challenges Kids to Design a Video Game for EARTH TO ECHO

Kids today (said the old man) are clearly more adept at electronics and technology than even we were growing up, but that doesn’t necessarily mean they understand the science behind… more

The First Screen Emerges From 2014′s CALL OF DUTY Game

We learned a couple of months back that the Call Of Duty franchise was switching to a three year development cycle being shared amongst three studios (Infinity Ward, Treyarch, and… 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

Square Enix is Bringing THEATRHYTHM FINAL FANTASY Sequel to the West

Well, it looks like I’m going to have to learn to spell “Theatrhythm” after all – Square Enix has announced that they’re releasing Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call in the… more

Nerdist News: Possible STAR TREK 3 Director, DRAGON AGE: INQUISITION Trailer, and Wooly Mammoths!

Happy Earth Day, Earthlings, and welcome to another delicious helping of Nerdist News! On today’s episode, Jessica Chobot is spilling the deets on the latest director-star team set to tell… more

Nintendo and Tecmo Koei to Bring Back FATAL FRAME on Wii U

Any Wii U owners who may be bummed out about the console’s exclusion from the Dragon Age: Inquisition festivities just received a perfectly justifiable reason to smile: Tecmo Koei and… more

Bioware Announces DRAGON AGE: INQUISITION For October 7 Release

Bioware is taking their talents back to Thedas on October 7 in Dragon Age: Inquisition, set to hit the PS3, PS4, 360, Xbox One and PC platforms. Along with today’s… more

Your Multipass to the 8-Bit Version of THE FIFTH ELEMENT

Cinefix is back with another classic film presented to us in glorious 8 bit. This time, they’ve tackled Luc Besson’s 1997 sci-fi film The Fifth Element. Pretty much every major… more

The Saddest Thing At WonderCon: Super Emo Friends

It’s hard not to get caught up in the excitement of WonderCon. There were a slew of incredible collectible comics and figurines, awesome cosplays, and a swarm of nerds… more

Happy Birthday, Game Boy!

On April 21st, 1989, crowds gathered for a momentous, world-shaking event, whose repercussions would be felt over the next 25 years: That’s right, on this day, thousands gathered in the… more

Sing Along With the New Kirby Triple Deluxe TV Spot

Nintendo has released a new TV spot for Kirby Triple Deluxe and it’s pretty intense for a game about a rotund pink marshmallow. Kirby Triple Deluxe, the character’s first platformer… more

Disney Fan Club Teases April 30th Details for Marvel-Heavy DISNEY INFINITY 2.0

According to the Official Disney Fan Club, last week’s released-then-pulled announcement for Disney Infinity 2.0 wasn’t quite on target with the August 2014 release date. In a D23 blog… more

Walk Through STAR TREK VOYAGER With Oculus Rift and Unreal Engine 4

We’re one step closer to boldly going where no one has gone before thanks to indie developer Thomas Kadlec. He’s created a Star Trek Voyager Oculus Rift demo… more

The Indoor Kids #145: WonderCon LIVE with Kevin Pereira and Jordan Morris!

Today we welcome our good friends Kevin Pereira and Jordan Morris to the madness that is WonderCon in Anaheim! You’ll hear us talk about racist TMNT toys! You’ll hear Snoop… more

Sony Infects Twitch With 50 Minutes of Zombie MMO H1Z1

If you want to see how H1Z1, Sony Online Entertainment’s contender in the survival MMO arena is shaping up, then look no further than this 50-minute Twitch stream the publisher… more

BIOSHOCK INFINITE Barbershop Quartet Cosplayers Sing ‘God Only Knows’

Like to sing and wear costumes? There’s a cosplay made for that combination. In BioShock Infinite, a barbershop quartet appears in the game on a flying barge. The quartet is… more

So Many Dead Knights in the LIFE GOES ON Trailer

Before you ask, no, this item isn’t about that Life Goes On; this one has more dead knights in it. Although “Corky and the Dead Knights” has a nice ring… more

Rumor: 2D PRINCE OF PERSIA In Development

A new 2D Prince of Persia game is in the works at Ubisoft, according to reports, and it’s sporting a new look. French outlet Portail du Jeu Video claims… more

Gravity Runs Amok in the 0RBITALIS Trailer

Mastertronic’s 0rbitalis is out on Steam Early Access this week, and it’s got a trailer to prove it. The hard-to-categorize release (even the developer seems wary about pinning it down… more

By Azura! A New SKYRIM Shrine Statue

Adventurers of Tamriel: It’s time to add to your Skyrim memorabilia. Game Heads has announced a new collectible in its The Elder Scrolls Shrine Series: The Shrine of Azura…. more

Are Marvel Heroes Coming to Disney Infinity 2.0?

It’s not a matter of if Marvel characters will make their way to Disney Infinity but when the Mouse House planned to bring their massive stable of capes to the… more

Sony Reveals PlayStation Now-Enabled Bravia TVs

Sony has just revealed its latest line of Bravia televisions that support the upcoming game-streaming service PlayStation Now. As reported during CES, the new Bravia 4K Ultra HD TV sets… 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

PS4 To Add Video Editing, HDCP Disabling In Update 1.70

The PlayStation 4 has had a killer launch thus far, with over 7 million units sold in its short five months on store shelves. But one area where the Xbox… more