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Nerdist Podcast: Rooster Teeth

Joel Heyman, Gus Sorola and Burnie Burns from Rooster Teeth sit down with Chris in Austin! They talk about how they got started creating internet videos, how loud computers used… more

Play “Once Upon a Time” With Wil ‘n Phirm on “Tabletop”

Hey, look who’s playing “Once Upon a Time” on Geek and Sundry’s Tabletop with Wil Wheaton: why, it’s Mike Phirman, the man who puts the Phirm in Hard ‘n’Phirm and… 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! Details below… As convention season, which seems to be competing with road construction season for longest of… more

The Collection: PBS Avengers, LEGO Breaking Bad, and a Downton Abbey Musical

Overdue for more from The Collection, we are, so here are a buncha videos to amuse and entertain all y’all: First, some of public television’s legends band together Avengers-style to… more

Jonah Raydio #27: Rated E(pisode)

This week on Jonah Raydio we have Ryan Kattner from Man Man!  On this episode you’ll hear stories about seeing dead bodies, and Neil tells us about the dark… more

Win a Guacamelee! Download Code

[youtube] Remember all the old side-scrollers you loved on the Nintendo? Like Super Mario Bros., Castlevania, and Metroid? So… more

The Collection: The Spirit of the ’90s, “Game of Friends,” and Xbox Pizza

Hey, what say we look at some more of the stuff we’re collecting for… er… The Collection? (Hey, it’s a FINE name. It tells you what it is, doesn’t it?)… more

“Ratchet & Clank” Get an Animated Movie in 2015

Anyone who’s had the pleasure of playing Insomniac Games and Sony Computer Entertainment’s Ratchet & Clank series has probably thought to themselves, “Hey, this kind of feels like a movie!… more

The Indoor Kids #93: Infinite Bioshock Spoilers with Blair Butler and Film Critic Hulk!

They’ve talked around it for weeks, but now it’s time to unbutton their gaming pants and let loose. Kumail and Emily welcome old friends Blair Butler (on her second playthrough)… more

Sifl and Olly Sing “Omega” (UPDATE: And “Oh Yeah,” Too!)

You heard the stirring ballad “Omega” by Sifl and Olly in the “Calls from Gamers” episode of Sifl and Olly Video Game Reviews on the Nerdist Channel, and you wondered,… more

Extraterrestrial Sifl and Olly

It’s the last episode of the season for Sifl and Olly’s Video Game Reviews on the Nerdist Channel, and it’s a road trip to a game company located in Area… more

Beta’d: “Injustice Gods Among Us” Review

Since I first laid eyes on Injustice: Gods Among Us at last year’s E3 Expo, I have been unreasonably excited to get my grubby little mitts on the final copy… more

The Indoor Kids #92: The Language of Games with Tom Bissell

Today The Indoor Kids welcome Tom Bissell, author of some of our favorite video game essays and writer of Gears of War: Judgment. They talk about how they evaluate games,… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #112: Sparks Nevada, Marshal on Mars, “Support Your Local Marshal”

Starring Marc Evan Jackson as Sparks Nevada and Mark Gagliardi as his faithful Martian companion Croach the Tracker. Also starring Annie Savage as the Red Plains Rider; Brendan Hines as… more

The Indoor Kids #91: Bioshock and Babies with Blair Herter and Jessica Chobot

Today The Indoor Kids welcome back their favorite couple, Blair Herter and Jessica Chobot! We haven’t seen them since they had a baby a few weeks ago, so there’s lots… more

The Legacy Music Hour #127: Taito 2

Taito, famous for Space Invaders, Arkanoid, Bubble Bobble, and the Darius series, is the focus of Episode 127.  This is The Legacy Music Hour’s second pass at Taito titles (the… more

Calling Sifl and Olly

In this week’s edition of Sifl and Olly Video Game Reviews on the Nerdist Channel, they take calls from gamers and tackle a troublesome theme song. You’re on the air!… more

“Injustice: Gods Among Us” Gets a Free-to-Play iOS App

Despite the fact that the DC Universe’s greatest heroes will spend the spring whaling on each other in NetherRealm’s upcoming brawler Injustice: Gods Among Us, there still must be a… more

The Indoor Kids #90: Salute to Tabletop Games with Ivan Van Norman

In honor of Tabletop Day (which was Saturday), we invited King of the Nerds/Outbreak:Undead creator Ivan Van Norman on the show. As both a gamer and a tabletop… more

GDC: Going Hands On with Ouya

From Kickstarter concept to home console, the journey of Ouya has been long, strange, and, most of all, exciting for both gamers and developers alike. Don’t let its relatively minuscule… more

GDC: “Journey”, “Cart Life” Sweep the GDC and IGF Awards

Last night marked what is probably the biggest awards night for the gaming industry outside of the DICE Awards as GDC’s double whammy of the 13th annual Game Developers Choice… more

Telltale’s “Fables” Game is “The Wolf Among Us”

Time to bust out your best Bigby cosplay, because, come very soon, we’ll be slipping into the Big Bad Wolf’s shoes in Telltale Games’ The Wolf Among Us, based on… more

GDC: Hideo Kojima Reveals “Metal Gear Solid V”

Fans of skulking about heavily guarded military complexes in cardboard boxes rejoice! During his GDC talk entitled “Photorealism Through the Eyes of a FOX: The Core of Metal Gear Solid… more

Still More “COPS: Skyrim”

Another episode of COPS: Skyrim? Sure, here you go. Since, once again, the show wasn’t available for preview, I can’t tell you what they’re up to this week, but we’ll… more