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Nerdist Podcast: Ken Levine

BioShock creator Ken Levine is on the Nerdist podcast! He sits down with Chris and Chloe to talk all things video games including their reactions to BioShock Infinite, how science… more

The Indoor Kids #107: “The Last of Us” with Bruce Straley

Today the Indoor Kids are joined by the Game Director of The Last of Us, Bruce Straley, a guy who has been with Naughty Dog for many years, to discuss… 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

Neil Gaiman Presents “Wayward Manor”

Neil Gaiman is one of the most renowned comic book creators, screenwriters, and authors in the world; you can now add video game mastermind to that prestigious list. Wayward Manor … more

Season 2, Ep. 1 of “Video Game High School”: Now

Look what’s back: the first episode of Season 2 of Freddie Wong, Matt Arnold, Will Campos and Brian Firenzi’s Video Game High School is here. There’s a new, tough FPS… more

In August, Join the HarmonQuest!

Dan Harmon has solidified himself as a god among geeks. From the various parodies on Community, he’s shown us that he’s no stranger to the stuff we all love. He’s… more

“Game Off”: Catfished and the Nerdist Channel’s Game Off is back with more of what Goombas are talking about while marching through the Mushroom Kingdom. This time, online dating is on… more

The Indoor Kids #106: Comic-Conga with Steve Agee, Jordan Morris, Jensen Karp and much more!

Like we always do for Comic-Con, Emily and Kumail spent their time roaming the floor and talking to their friends about the wonders of Comic-Con. You’ll come with us to… more

BREAKING: Nerdist, Tribeca to Distribute Film “Zero Charisma”

This could not be any bigger. Being announced right now at the Nerdist Industries panel at Comic-Con International in San Diego, Nerdist Industries, together with Tribeca Film, will be co-releasing… more

“Firefly Online” Coming For Mobile Devices

Firefly is coming back again. No, not as a show or movie, but in long-rumored, long-delayed game form, this one for mobile platforms from Fox Digital Entertainment, QMx, and Spark… more

The Indoor Kids #105: Metagame and More with Jeff Rubin

After numerous requests, we brought on one of our favorite guests, Jeff Rubin, to play the Metagame with us, talk about the games we’re playing now, and much more. Burnside… more

The Collection: LEGO Wimbledon!! Sharknado!

With all the stuff going on here regarding Course of the Force and Comic-Con preparations, The Collection, our irregular sampling of stuff going on that we didn’t have any place… more

The Legacy Music Hour #141: Manga 2

Manga-based video games are the topic of Episode 141 (as they were for Episode 97).  Once again, Rob is absent, and this time, there isn’t even a guest, so, Brent… more

A Gameplay Trailer For “Grand Theft Auto V”

We now have a gameplay trailer for Grand Theft Auto V, and it shows what your three heroes, former bank robber Michael, “street hustler” Franklin, and Trevor, seen stomping something… more

“Game Off”: Tinker, Texter, Goomba, Spy and the Nerdist Channel’s Game Off is back with another look at what Goombas are talking about while marching through the Mushroom Kingdom. This time, they’re suspicious that… more

The Indoor Kids #104: Dungeon Mastery with Spencer Crittenden

Today, Kumail and Emily welcome Spencer Crittenden, the resident Dungeon Master of Harmontown, to talk about how he started world-building, how that applies to his love of video games and… more

Nerdist Podcast: Randy Pitchford

CEO and president of Gearbox Software Randy Pitchford comes on the show to talk about the process of making video games, how they come up with ideas for games, and… more

The Legacy Music Hour #140: Free Play 14

For the first time in LMH history, Rob is absent!  Can Brent handle the show on his own?  Listen and find out.  In this Free Play, Brent is joined by… more

The Collection: Hulk Smash GTA IV, Shakespeare Does Star Wars

Working during a holiday week is always weird. Either you’re on half-speed or there are a zillion things that HAVETOGETDONERIGHTNOW before you go off to whatever it is you plan… more

The Indoor Kids #103: Nerd Consensus with Jordan Morris

Today the Indoor Kids welcome back one of their favorite guests, Jordan Morris, to sit around and discuss some of the weirder aspects of nerd culture: dissenting opinions, piling on… more

Course of the Force Gets Angry (Birds)

Everyone’s favorite intergalactic lightsaber relay race, Course of the Force, is back and this time it’s brought friends… feathery, enraged friends. Angry Birds, the massively popular, globally beloved video game… more

Conan Goes to E3: Console Wars 2013

Conan O’Brien and video games go together like… um… well… it’s always funny, anyway. So Clueless Gamer Conan headed down to E3 and got a chance to wander the floor… more

E3 2013: The Nerdist Best of E3 Awards

Now that the dust has mostly settled and the backlash, whiplash and digital tonguelashing has slowed a bit, it’s time to collect our thoughts and dole out Nerdist’s 1st annual… more

The Nerdist Channel & Effinfunny Present: Sandeep Parikh’s “Game Off”

Herewith, a new series, Game Off, described as “an inside look at the lives of Goombas as they march through the Mushroom Kingdom.” Yes, Mario and Luigi’s nemeses have lives… more