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Nerdist News: Live From WonderCon, Plus GODZILLA Rules and So Does Marjorie Liu


Auction For INTO THE PIXEL Art Pieces To End Sunday

Last year during E3, the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences teamed up with the Entertainment Software Association and selected 16 rad works of art to feature in the 2013… more

Report: Sony Talking To Seth Gordon To Direct UNCHARTED Film

Uncharted fans, do I have some beeping-frag-grenade-explosive news for you or what? According to Deadline, Sony Pictures Entertainment is negotiating with Seth Gordon to direct the live-action Uncharted film. Formerly… 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

Join Our D.I.C.E. 2014 Swag Bag Giveaway By Predicting The Game of the Year Winner

The D.I.C.E. Summit 2014 is underway in Las Vegas, and to celebrate, we’re giving away magnificent swag bags to twenty lucky folks who enter our contest, two… more


Note: There may be some minor spoilers contained herein about the events of The Wolf Among Us Episode 1. I’ll endeavor to not ruin anything, especially about this new episode,… more

METAL GEAR SOLID V: GROUND ZEROES Graces The Cover Of March Game Informer

As a Metal Gear fan, following Hideo Kojima on Twitter as of late has been about as painful as watching the ending to MGSIV on repeat. There’s enough teasing and… more

Jenkins’ Semi-Triumphant Return on COPS: Skyrim

Officer Jenkins is ceremoniously reinstated to the force for his heroism on the latest COPS: Skyrim on the Nerdist Channel, but he gets a surprise when he finds out about… more

ENDER’S GAME Film Producers Hosting A STARCRAFT II Tournament

You can easily see the similarities between Ender’s Game and StarCraft, as the movie depicts a boy presumedly playing a StarCraft-like game with what would be a Kinect in front… more

RTX 2014 Tickets Go On Sale With RWBY Volume 2 Set To Premiere

Rooster Teeth fans, get ready to head back to Austin, Texas this summer. The fourth annual RTX convention is set for July 4-6, and tickets just went on sale today…. more

Update: Ubisoft Says WATCH DOGS Trademark Abandonment Filing Was Fraudulent

First, Ubisoft’s open world action-adventure title, Watch Dogs, was delayed from last November until the summer of this year. Then, just last week, news broke out that the game’s release… more


Glorious! Just plain effing glorious. I can’t fathom who sits back and not only conceptualizes something like this, but then actually puts in the time to go through with it…. more

The Indoor Kids #134: Tricks and Relapses with David Wain

Today The Indoor Kids welcome David Wain (director, writer, former member of The State) to talk about how he had a real live arcade in his garage at the age… more

Check Out Some All New Teasers For NEED FOR SPEED

Following our recent visit to the set, and with its release a little over a month away, check out the latest television spot and trailer for Dreamworks’ upcoming adaptation of… more

What If Your Favorite Video Game Characters Were Slaves To Fashion?

This past week, we told you guys about Sashiiko, the Russian artist who envisioned what some of our favorite Marvel and Disney heroes/villains would look like as high fashion… more

Sherlock Holmes Sleuths The Video Game Scene In CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS

Take Robert Downey Jr.’s dashing demeanor, throw in the eccentric aura of Benedict Cumberbatch and mix those with the modern spirit of Jonny Lee Miller and you have all… more

Pickstarter: Help Hero Forge Create Custom, 3D Printed Tabletop Miniatures

Choosing just the right miniature to represent your character is an important part of tabletop role playing. A tangible presence of your character on the map can make it easier… more


You heard about the PlayStation freebies earlier, now lets move on to some good ol’ Nintendo goodies. For the next four days, you can get The Legend Of Zelda: Four… more

Pickstarter: An Incredible Look At Video Games In OUTERLANDS

The video game medium is a young and growing one that’s just now beginning to ascend to a similar level of social prominence seen with other forms of entertainment. My,… more

Microsoft Will Give You $100 Credit Towards An Xbox One For Your PS3

Whoa, holy shots fired, guys: Microsoft sent out a massive email to folks today, beckoning them to kick their PlayStation 3 consoles to the curb in exchange for a $100… more

Let Your Nerd Imagination Run Wild With SPACETEAM

Back in August, Nerdist listed Spaceteam - an increasingly popular party app for iOS and Android from Sleeping Giant Games- as one of the top 10 gaming apps you should… more

OUTLAST Among February’s Free PS Plus Games

It’s confirmed: being a PlayStation Plus member is the video game equivalent to being an audience member during a taping of Oprah. So many freebies! And as if this month’s… more

The World’s First Full SUPER MARIO Action Figure Coming This May

He’s had his own cartoon show, starred in a live-action movie, and been in countless games spanning across different genres, but would you believe that in his 28 years as… more

Beta’d Review: BROKEN AGE – ACT 1

Let me tell you, friends, of a time long past… When story and character ruled the gaming world… When a sense of adventure wasn’t predicated on length or budget,… more


Ah, Blizzard, one of the few companies in games that can acceptably release a collector’s set for downloadable content. Perhaps that’s because they rarely disappoint, like with their first expansion… more