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The Official Xbox One Launch Lineup

There’s been a heap of exciting and interesting developments leading up to the release of the Xbox One. Recently, we got an impressive tour through the console’s super intuitive user… more

Nintendo Video Provides Us With Zelda, Pikmin, Three More Great Shows

If you’re one of those folks who believe the Nintendo 3DS is only good for StreetPassing and games, behold the versatility of your powerful portable device! Nintendo released the good… 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


Another year, another Call of Duty game. At this point, they’re such a regular occurrence that farmers could set their almanacs by them. While fans of the series, which has… more

The Indoor Kids #124: The Indoor Kids/Jeff Rubin Jeff Rubin Show Podcast Crossover Spectacular!

This week, The Indoor Kids combined forces with the Jeff Rubin Jeff Rubin Show for an event that will blow the doors off the podcasting world! Jeff Rubin, Pat Cassels,… more

Towerfall Ascension Coming To PS4, PC in Early 2014

More great news about our favorite 2D battle royale frag-fest has surfaced as of recently. We found out on Thursday night that Ouya’s killer app, Towerfall, would be receiving its… more

Take Your PlayStation Friends With You Everywhere

Having a difficult time breaking away from your shiny new PlayStation 4? Itching to see what your PlayStation Network buddies are up to while you’re out and about? Sony Computer… more

PLAYSTATION 4 Steps Up The Social Game — First Impressions

Greetings, my fellow nerds! We live in the age of installs, patches and updates, with hardware being altered and expanded upon before the blink of an eye. While I will… more


PlayStation 4 this, Xbox One that, everywhere you turn, one of the new consoles is somewhere in the discussion. Not to be veiled by the cyclone of anticipation from this… more

Here’s What You Missed By Not Playing SKYRIM or ASSASSIN’S CREED III (SPOILERS!)

Joshua Quail returns now with two more of his What You Missed By Not Playing…. series of videos, this time showing you the whole story of Skyrim and Assassin’s Creed… more


Happy Monday and an even happier Veteran’s Day to all of you out there! The weekend may be over, but it’s Monday, which means a brand new episode of Nerdist… more

The Indoor Kids #123: Motion Capture with Danny Tamberelli

Today the Indoor Kids welcome their pal Danny Tamberelli. You might know him as Little Pete from The Adventures of Pete and Pete, or you might know him as Jimmy… more

World Of Warcraft: Warlords Of Draenor Announced

Finally, confirmation on the many rumors arrived at BlizzCon today, as Blizzard pulled back the curtain on the fifth World Of Warcraft expansion. Warlords of Draenor is adding a level… more

Blizzard’s HEROES OF THE STORM Opens Beta Signups, Shows Off New Trailers

Holy cannolis! Beta signups for Blizzard’s upcoming MOBA, Heroes of the Storm, were announced to be going live today at BlizzCon. Along with that announcement came an awesome cinematic trailer… more

Bent-Con, A Convention for LGBTQ Fans, Comes to L.A. This Weekend

While bigger geek related conventions like New York Comic-Con have been getting all the mass-media exposure lately, there is one convention that has slowly been growing into something unique and… more

Skyrim at the Movies: THE AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON

It’s time for another edition of Skyrim at the Movies, brought to you by the good folks at Tyrannicon, the animators of the Nerdist Channel’s COPS: Skyrim. This time, The… more

The First Official XBOX ONE Dashboard Tour

The Xbox One’s Kinect 2.0 camera can make distinctions between different skeletal frames and voices to detect who’s present in the room. That’s one of the many new features… more

New MASS EFFECT Game Teased By Bioware

Mass Effect devotees around the world gathered yesterday to celebrate “N7 Day.” Bioware, who hosted a series of multiplayer matches and livestreams in honor of the holiday, cleverly had one… more

Top Ten Most Iconic Marvel Video Games

Oh, boy, it’s about that time, folks. Thor: The Dark World is here, which means there’s yet another reason for nerds everywhere to put their video games down and leave… more


If you’re waiting for a follow up to Doctor Who’s last video game outing, now may be a good time to consolidate your hopes back into your hope jar. Polygon… more


We came, you saw, and together we conquered the Internet’s overwhelming lack of a thrice-weekly news program that asks the hard-hitting questions you want answered on a set that looks… more

Valve Won’t Develop Exclusive Games For SteamOS, Steam Machines

One of the larger leveraging points that many assumed Valve would use to bring folks over to their recently revealed Steam Machines was their exclusive games. Making their hardware the… more

The Indoor Kids #122: Inside a Cat’s Mouth with Kevin Pereira, Brea Grant, and Sandeep Parikh

This week, Kumail and Emily welcome their pals Kevin, Brea, and Sandeep to talk about Oculus Rift, “girlfriend mode” in gaming, horror movies, GTA 5, and all kinds of other… more

Play Games w/ Team Nerdist For Extra Life Saturday

What are you doing Saturday? Take today to get over your trick or treat sugar induced coma because this weekend the children need you. Team Nerdist is locking it down… more