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5 Delayed Games That Turned Out Great This Year

Drop your game with flaws and be a hero, or push it back long enough to watch yourself become the villain. This seems to be the suitable philosophy of many,… more

The Indoor Kids #120: Life Tips with Devin Faraci

Today we welcome back our old pal Devin Faraci, Badass in Chief of Badass Digest, to the show to talk about anything from GTA torture to weight loss tips to… 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

Watch This 17 Minute BATMAN: ARKHAM ORIGINS Walkthrough

Have you ever wondered what the first couple of years of Batman’s career must have been like? Today, the folks at Warner Brothers Montreal have released a 17 minute gameplay… more

The ASSASSIN’S CREED Movie Is Happening

So it looks like we’ll being seeing Assassin’s Creed take a “Leap of Faith” onto the big screen after all. I say “Leap of Faith” not only in reference to… more

Add Some Danger to Your Life with an ASSASSIN’S CREED Toy Giveaway

The fourth numerical installment of the critically acclaimed action game series, Assassin’s Creed, will hit store shelves on Tuesday, October 29th, and with it, your timbers will officially be shivered…. more

The Top 10 Dungeons & Dragons Modules

This article was co-written with the help of Patrick Wilson. No, not the actor, but he’s similarly handsome. After the release of Zero Charisma, Nerdist’s first feature film which we… more

Express Yourself With ELDER SCROLLS ONLINE’s Character Creation

Zenimax Online wants players to get as personal and creative with expressing themselves as possible, offering intensely deep character creation options in Elder Scrolls Online. The game’s Art Director, Jared… more

Here’s the Long-Awaited KINGDOM HEARTS III Gameplay Trailer

It feels like an entire generation has gone by with us waiting for Kingdom Hearts III. Oh, wait, it has been an entire generation, hasn’t it? Yet for some reason,… more

The Indoor Kids #119: New York Comic-Con

This week, Kumail and Emily bring you their patent-pending Con Audio Diary (if anyone has a snappy name for that, holler) all the way from New York Comic-Con! Be with… more

Ten Existing Games We’d Love to Play on Oculus Rift

Seeing the Oculus Rift steadily gaining steam and influence among gamers and tech enthusiasts made us wonder which already existing games and franchises would be awesome to get the virtual… more

See The Steam Controller In Action

For the skeptics who’ve reserved judgement on the viability of the Steam Controller, Valve has released a video today giving us a first hand look at the game pad in… more

Rollin’ the Dice with ZERO CHARISMA Directors Katie Graham and Andrew Matthews

Katie Graham and Andrew Matthews may well be this generation’s answer to Kevin Smith. They’ve so accurately honed in on a specific group of geek, and made a movie about,… more

Beta’d Review: THE WOLF AMONG US – ‘FAITH’

Fresh off of their critically acclaimed, Game Of The Year award-winning triumphant outing with The Walking Dead last year, Telltale Games is back with their next episodic adventure, The Wolf… more

Princess Zelda: Hy-Rulerz (LORDE ‘Royals’ Remix)

Oh, the feels! The love is strong today on the Nerdist Channel with this heartwarming Zelda/Lorde parody mash-up from Bryan Basham. Princess Zelda is declaring her true feelings by … more

THE WOLF AMONG US Season Premiere Launch Trailer

The masters of episodic game content, Telltale Games, are making their first non-The Walking Dead return this weekend with the premiere of their no-punches-held thriller, The Wolf Among Us. We’ve… more

Thor: The Dark World Movie Poster Gets LEGO’d

Everyone loves LEGOs. It’s a fact. You can’t not love them, because that would mean you hate joy and that’s mean. As we all know there are no “mean people”… more


Any Bioshock fans out there ready to take a trip back to Rapture? Bioshock Infinite: Burial At Sea – Episode 1  is inbound this holiday season, and we have the… more

Nerdist Presents BOOKER CATCH – A Bioshock Infinite Short

Not everyone is an NFL wide receiver, a small bit of information Elizabeth often forgot while she and Booker Dewitt battled through the callous streets of Columbia in Bioshock Infinite…. more

The Indoor Kids #118: Live from the LA Podcast Festival

This episode comes to you live from the LA Podcast Festival, where Kumail and Emily are joined by their pals Blair Butler, Jordan Morris, Jonah Ray, and Matthew Burnside to… more

New Half-Life Fan Film “Raises The Bar”

The man behind the epic fan film Assassin’s Creed: Checkmate, writer/director Joe Miale, is back with another popular video game short at Machinima Prime. Half-Life: Raise The Bar is… more

Try The Interactive Video FREAKS AND GEEKS Retro-Game

Our friends the Fine Brothers have created interactive retro video games — actual videos done 8-bit or 16-bit style that you can “play” to various conclusions by making choices for… more

Win LOST PLANET 3 Codes for Steam

When we first played 2007′s Lost Planet: Extreme Condition, we were interested in the spoken-about war between the humans attempting to colonize the new planet of E.D.N. III… more

The Legacy Music Hour #153: Free Play 15.3

For this free play, Brent is joined by Erich Beckmann and Ryan Olson of the video game music cover band Kirby’s Dream Band.  They talk a lot about Kirby music… more