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Avast Ye! A New “Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag” Trailer Sets Sail

Did you feel that? Those were your timbers being shivered. Now watch this world premiere trailer for Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag, exclusively from Machinima, and prepare to be boarded… more

The Indoor Kids #86: Rock n Roll Gaming with Steve Agee

Today Kumail and Emily welcome their old pal Steve Agee to discuss games they’re playing, some recent gaming news, how they deal with motion sickness and addiction to games, 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!  UPDATE: Jessica Chobot has been added to the Nerdist Panel on Sunday at 12:00PM! Details below…… more

The Legacy Music Hour #122: Mahjong Games

Mahjong-based video games is the topic of Episode 122.  Super obscure titles, yet still very fruitful.  Tons of games in this category and they’re all Japanese-only releases.  Real good music… more

“Clueless Gamer” Conan Plays “Tomb Raider.” Pray For Lara

We enjoyed Conan O’Brien’s “Clueless Gamer” segment when he got baffled by Halo 4, a game in which he and Andy Richter appeared. This week’s edition, in which Conan enlists… more

“COPS: Skyrim”: Back in Action

COPS: Skyrim are back. It starts with a domestic disturbance involving an unwanted visitor and a “classy lady” and goes downhill from there. Subscribe to the Nerdist Channel because it’s… more

The Indoor Kids #85: News and Aliens Hour with Jhonen Vasquez

First up, Matthew Burnside stops by for an extended news segment- we discuss all the PS4 news, IGN news, Bioshock news and more! Also, both Burnside and guest Jhonen Vasquez (… more

Previewing “COPS: Skyrim,” Season 2

When the going gets tough in Skyrim, you can count on one thing: COPS: Skyrim will be there to take care of business. Or make things worse. Probably the latter…. more

Everything You Need to Know About the PS4

“PlayStation wants to win the war against reality.” - opening cinematic of the PS4 Launch Event Choo-choo! All aboard the PS4 Hype Train! Next stop – Holiday 2013! Sony’s much… more

DICE 2013: Gabe Newell and J.J. Abrams Debate Movies Vs. Games

We reported from DICE last week about Gabe Newell and J.J. Abrams partnering on either a Valve based movie or a game based on a Bad Robot idea. That… more

The Indoor Kids #84: Musicals, Commerce, Goats, and Depression- with DC Pierson!

Today we welcome podcast pal DC Pierson to talk about the latest video game news, odd things we used to do while playing video games, depression as a video game,… more

Here’s the Trailer for “Mortal Kombat: Legacy II”

If you watched the Streamy Awards, hosted by Chris Hardwick, you may have seen the trailer for the second season of Machinima’s Mortal Kombat: Legacy. If you missed it, or… more

Welcome to the Festival in “The Real World: Whiterun”

This week, the housemates start on their assignments for the water festival on the Nerdist Channel’s The Real World: Whiterun, and they adapt with varying degrees of success. One observation:… more

The Indoor Kids #83: The Gaming Influence with Jordan Vogt-Roberts

Today, the guest is the Indoor Kids’ dear friend and director extraordinaire Jordan Vogt-Roberts. He is a lifelong gamer and talks about how growing up in gaming has influenced his… more

Pickstarter: Death Inc, Rivals, and Whiskey Rox

This week in Pickstarter we’ve got a plague infected horde of cuteness, Rival vinyl toys from the deep, and a way to chill your drink we’ve wanted since we saw… more

DICE 2013: The Winners and the Amazing Intro Video

Last night, the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences held its 16th annual awards show, the DICE Awards. The AIAS was formed to celebrate and foster the art and creativity… more

Watch Coverage Of The D.I.C.E. Awards With Chris Hardwick

Here’s a replay of the 16th Annual D.I.C.E. Awards hosted by our very own Chris Hardwick in Las Vegas Thursday night (2/7), courtesy of our friends… more

“Clueless Gamer” Conan Plays “Halo 4,” Attacks Himself

I love Conan O’Brien’s “Clueless Gamer” series, probably because I’m the World’s Worst Gamer myself (I LIKE games, I just suck at them in a manner that makes me just… more

Mother of Gordon! Portal/Half-Life Film In the Works From Bad Robot and Valve

If the coffee and continental breakfast here at the D.I.C.E. Summit 2013 didn’t wake me up, then this bombshell at the end of J.J. Abrams’ and… more

Super Mario Bros. Plus “Ghostbusters” Equals Mashup Magic

[youtube] You can find practically everything mashed up with everything else around the net nowadays, but this… more

More Bowling Nerdism: Belmonte Interviews Hardwick, Bowling Meets Pokemon

[youtube] In case you didn’t get enough of Chris Hardwick’s bowling prowess on ESPN this weekend (congratulations… more

The Indoor Kids #82: Jilling Off on Violence in Gaming with Devin Faraci

Today Kumail and Emily are joined by Devin Faraci of Badass Digest to talk about a very hot, very annoying topic to many gamers: the role video games play in… more

Wet and Wild in “The Real World: Whiterun”

[youtube] This week, with the snow melting on the Nerdist Channel’s The Real World: Whiterun, the First… more

Will Sony Unveil the PlayStation 4 on February 20th?

Will Sony announce the next PlayStation on February 20th? According to this mysterious video they posted on the PlayStation Blog (in an entry entitled “See the Future”),  they just might… more