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Valve’s Final Announcement: The Steam Controller

Following the announcements of SteamOS and Steam Machines earlier this week, Valve has concluded its trio of surprises with today’s unveiling of the Steam Controller. While numerous folks had anticipated… more

Beta’d: Ed Boon on His MORTAL KOMBAT Legacy

Mortal Kombat: Legacy premiered its second season today on Machinima. It tells the continuing, and hyper-violent, journey of your favorite characters from the classic video game franchise. The man behind… 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

Skyrim at the Movies: PREDATOR

From Tyrannicon, the animators of the Nerdist Channel’s COPS: Skyrim, as well as Throthgar and Skyrim Battles, comes another edition of Skyrim at the Movies. This time, it’s a Skyrim… more

Steam Machines: Valve Graces The World With SteamOS-based Hardware

The rumored “Steam Box” that has sent the gaming world into a frenzy of anticipation was confirmed to be in existence today. Well, sort of. Many had been speculating that… more

Dive Into DOUBLE JUMP with Gearbox’s Randy Pitchford

If you can pry yourself away from the mean streets of Los Santos long enough to watch a video on the Internet, then feed your need for constant video game-related… more


Exactly one week into it’s release, and Grand Theft Auto V  is officially the best-selling (and one of the best reviewed) video games of all time. Would this be the… more

FORTPLAY Takes On Real Tactical Training and TAKEDOWN: RED SABRE

Chloe Dykstra, Whitney Moore, and Michele Morrow are here to bring you FortPlay, on which this time they get some real-life tactical training before trying out Serellan & 505 Games’ Takedown:… more

Introducing Valve’s Linux-based SteamOS

Remember those three Steam-related announcements Valve teased us about late last week? Well, the first countdown timer has concluded and Valve has just pulled the curtain open on its new,… more

The Indoor Kids #116: GTA Galore with Zach Cregger

Today, actor Zach Cregger (The Whitest Kids U Know) joins Emily and Kumail to rapturously gush about the wonder that is GTAV. We talk about its success, improvements the series… more

Valve To Make Three Steam-Related Announcements In The Next Week

The folks at Valve will be making three announcements in relation to Steam and its living room initiative in the next week. The company, in true meta fashion, announced its… more

Clueless Gamer Conan O’Brien Plays GRAND THEFT AUTO V

Conan O’Brien, Clueless Gamer. Grand Theft Auto V. It had to happen. And it has. Conan takes a spin with Aaron Bleyaert around Los Santos in the Game of the… more

ZERO CHARISMA New York Premiere to Take Place During NYCC

If you’re heading out to the city so nice they named it twice in a few weeks’ time for New York Comic Con, you now have one more reason to… more

GAME OFF: Buy Now Tweet Later, with Alex Albrecht

Yes, but how do the Goombas feel about the Twitter IPO? Leave it to and the Nerdist Channel’s Game Off to reveal what the squashable denizens of the… more

Screen Team Lives the GTA Life

The newest YouTubers to join the Nerdist Alliance are the Screen Team, the video game and pop culture channel made up of Chad and Angie, two people who love cosplaying… more

Pickstarter: MUTANT LEAGUE FOOTBALL Rises From the Grave

If you were one of the lucky ones who had a Sega Genesis growing up, you probably know about the ultraviolent and hilarious 1993 game Mutant League Football. This gory… more

New Trailer for ZERO CHARISMA

The release of Nerdist Industries and Tribeca Films’ Zero Charisma is mere weeks away (October 8th digitally, October 11th in cinemas) and we’ve got a brand new trailer for you… more

We’re Digging: Fantasia: Music Evolved

Fantasia: Music Evolved is the atmospheric adventure that’s been making a splash at E3, PAX, and around the web this year: Harmonix, the developers responsible for bringing your rock star… more

DOUBLE JUMP with John Davison

This week on the Nerdist Channel’s Double Jump, the talk show about video games for people who aren’t gamers and the gamers who love, er, games, Jeff Cannata and Christian… more

The Legacy Music Hour Bonus: Brent Weinbach VGM Dance Mix Vol. 3

The Legacy Music Hour presents Brent Weinbach’s third installment of continuous dance party music comprised of only 8-bit and 16-bit era video game music.  No remixes, no covers, no adaptations… more

The Indoor Kids #115: Movies, Games, and Tuna Lap: An Episode with Jordan Morris

Today we are joined by our favorite regular guest, Jordan Morris, to discuss all the latest gaming news, movies we’ve seen, books we’ve read, and Kumail’s connection to Tay Zonday…. more

Beta’d: Taking to the Seas of Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag turned out to be the bad kid that got straight A’s at PAX Prime this year. Ubisoft Montreal has taken the naval battles… more

Beta’d: Bend Time, Space and Bodies in SUPERHOT

Are you having difficulty wasting immense amounts of time when you should be working? Are you looking for a new, extremely well designed game on which to wile away your… more

Scarecrow Triumphant: The New Chipotle Game App Commercial

This short, courtesy of animation house Moonbot Studios, has the internet abuzz with unabashed brand loyalty to Chipotle. The burrito slingers put out the video, about a humble scarecrow battling… more