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Watch Jonah and Matt Play Games with Wil Wheaton

Wanna watch Jonah Ray and Matt Mira play the game “Say Anything” with Wil Wheaton and screenwriter Josh A. Cagan? Since the answer is assuredly yes, enjoy this episode of… more

Comic Book Club: Adam P. Knave + Matthew Dow Smith + Will Hines

It’s a packed show with Adam P. Knave (Amelia Cole and the Unknown World), Matt Dow Smith (The October Girl), and comedian Will Hines (UCB)! Luckily, we all become friends… 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

Thomas Jane’s Billion Dollar Babies

Though he’s starred in such memorable movies as The Mist, Deep Blue Sea, and The Punisher, Thomas Jane isn’t waiting around by the phone for the next big thing to… more

Say Hello to The Hylian with No Name!

That’s right, folks, The Game Station’s epic Legend of Zelda/spaghetti western mashup is here and we’ve never been happier to say hello to the Good, the Bad and the… more

“The Indoor Kids” on a Different Couch

The Indoor Kids went to San Diego Comic-Con International, and they brought back this episode for you, shot at the YouTube Lounge aside the west gate at Petco Park. Emily… more

Insert Coin to Start with “Wreck-It Ralph” Director Rich Moore

Disney’s Wreck-It Ralph looks like it was tailor-made for us: it’s about video game characters (and features cameos from fan-favorites like Bowser, Zangief and Dr. Robotnik), stars comedic talents like… more

The Indoor Kids #57: The Indoor Kids Level With You, w/ Jordan Morris

Remember back when every video game had an ice level, a fire level, and an underwater level, regardless of whether it fit into the plot? We do, and we invite… more

Beta’d: Transformers – The Fall of Cybertron

Transformers may be one of the greatest franchises of all time, but it has a knack for coming up short as far as movies and games are concerned. For some… more

The Legacy Music Hour #92: Punching and Kicking 2

The Double Dragon Boyz return to the topic of Beat ‘Em Up Games (which includes Hack and Slash Games). They discuss what it means to be a beat ‘em up… more

The Indoor Kids #56: Undying Zombie Consoles with Stephen Johnson

This week, joining Kumail and Emily to talk about this freakishly long console life cycle is Stephen Johnson of! We’ll discuss what long console cycles mean for the… more

Beta’d: Guild Wars 2

This past weekend, Guild Wars 2 held its third and final Beta Weekend. Heck, you might’ve even been in there playing it for yourself if you were lucky enough… more

Chris ‘n’ Aisha Play the Doctor Who Video Game

As a reminder for you to watch the Nerdist TV specials on BBC America Saturday night (9/8c and 10/9c), here’s a little clip from the Tribute to Toys… more

The Legacy Music Hour #91: Cartoons

In Episode 91, Brent and Rob focus on music from video games based on cartoons, but it ends up being much more of a focus on ducks.  Episode 91 is… more

Pete Holmes vs. The Indoor Kids

Is crispy visual? Find out as You Made it Weird host Pete Holmes visits his fellow Nerdist Podcast Network hosts Kumail Nanjiani and Emily Gordon on their couch for the… more

The Indoor Kids #55: Batman Batman Batman!

Given the Batmania that the country has been infected with, we decided to do a podcast salute to the Dark Knight, the Caped Crusader, Gotham’s Savior, World’s Greatest Detective, Bats,… more

Pickstarter: Our Favorite Crowdfunded Projects 7/22

This week in Pickstarter, we zero in on a proposed revolution in gaming, a new process to express yourself in your clothing, and a WWII-era graphic novel that doesn’t pull… more

Beta’d: Halo 4′s Spartan Ops – It’s Better with Friends!

Welcome back to Beta’d, dear reader! Now that the dust has settled from SDCC and I have been convalescing thanks to a nasty bout of San Diego Nerd Flu (a… more

The Legacy Music Hour #90: Free Play 9

Brent’s sister Laura Weinbach sits in with the Double Dragon BOI-ZZZ on this free play episode of The Legacy Music Hour.  They talk about jockstraps, alarm clocks, and newscasts, and… more

Beta’d: Did Someone Say 1,000 Guild Wars 2 Beta Keys?

(EDITOR’S NOTE: All 1,000 codes have been claimed; they’ll go out to the lucky thousand shortly (they tell me they’ll be emailed Thursday morning). Thank you for entering!) What’s… more

The Indoor Kids #54: The Comic-Con Episode

The Comic-Con episode with Devin Faraci, Matt Mira, Jordan Morris, and more! Kumail and Emily wanted to bring Comic-Con to you, so they decided to bring along a recorder, Twin… more

The Legacy Music Hour #89: Pro Wrestling Games

The main event for Episode 89 is Pro Wrestling Games.  Brent and Rob body slam their way through the myriad of wrestling video games released during the 8-bit and 16-bit… more

The Indoor Kids #53: Gaming School with Adam Sessler

Kumail and Emily welcome Adam Sessler to the show to talk about how he became one of the most well-respected industry voices (hint: it involves banks), what he plans on… more

Pickstarter: Our Favorite Crowdfunded Projects 7/8

This week’s Pickstarter brings us a documentary about the celebration of the imaginary, an internship on the moon, and a way to bring your iPhone games to the TV with… more