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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

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

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

The Indoor Kids #102: Nebulous Weiners with Blair Butler

Chronicles of Mistara, Far Cry 3, Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon, Animal Crossing: New Leaf, Batman: Arkham City, Skyrim, State of Decay, The Last Of Us, Tomb Raider, Resident Evil 4,… more

Freddie Wong Takes Us Back to “Video Game High School”

Freddie Wong and Matthew Arnold, the co-creators and directors of the YouTube series Video Game High School sat down with the crew and cast of the first and upcoming season… more

Nerdist News at E3

Nerdist News hit the floor and the press conferences (and, from what I hear, the parties) at E3 in Los Angeles recently, and Dan Casey brought along the Nerdist Channel… more

Pickstarter: Space Nomads Fight Off Insectoids (With Your Help)

Here’s a video game looking for crowdfunding on Indiegogo: Space Nomads is a “first person, cooperative, tower-defense PC game, set in a procedurally generated world,” created by Loading Studios, a… more

Beta’d: A Ducktales Remastered Preview, Woo Hoo!

“Life is like a hurricane.” Utter this phrase to anyone over the age of 20 and you’ll most likely illicit a smile and a new friend for life. Ducktales – … more

Jimmy Fallon’s “We Are The World Of Warcraft,” Featuring Chris Hardwick and Felicia Day

It’s Video Game Week on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, and that made it totally appropriate for Jimmy and friends to sing the stirring anthem “We Are the World of… more

The Indoor Kids #101: The E3 Audio Diary Episode!

 This week, you’ll come along with Kumail and Emily as they brave the crowds of E3. You’ll be at the conferences and on the floor with us as we watch… more

“Pacific Rim,” Minecraft Style

Someone — Steelehouse Digital, to be specific — did a version of the Pacific Rim trailer in Minecraft, because, well, boxy Jaegers, that’s why. Nicely done by the same folks… more

Skyrim at the Movies: Superman

Skyrim at the Movies is back, and this time (and an appropriate time it is indeed), the Man of Steel gets dropped into the Skyrim universe. Tyrannicon, creators of Skyrim… more

Clueless Gamer: Conan O’Brien IS The ‘Flaming C’

The latest edition of Conan O’Brien’s “Clueless Gamer” segment has the semi-intrepid Conan playing Injustice: Gods Among Us. As usual, Aaron Bleyaert helps him out, but Conan isn’t impressed by… more

The Legacy Music Hour #137: Asiatic Music 2

Asiatic sounding video game music tracks are all the rage of Episode 137 (also see Episode 74).  Good music here, with lots of pentatonic action.  Brent and Rob try to… more

The Mutant Season #84: Matthew Burnside

Matthew Burnside hangs out with Gil to talk about testing video games for The Indoor Kids, new consoles, and their favorite video games! Follow @matthewburnside on Twitter! Watch Gil’s videos… more