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Cyber Monday: Nerdist’s 3rd Annual Holiday Gift Guide Giveaway

Happy Holidays! We’re officially past Thanksgiving, in the middle of Chanukah, and now in a final countdown toward Christmas, which means it’s time to get moving on getting your family… more

Exclusive: CM Punk Lays Down a Grammar Slam

Let it never be said that professional wrestlers aren’t smart, erudite, and great at oratory. WWE Superstar CM Punk is all of these things, and is also a huge grammar… 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

The Job Never Stops in COPS: Skyrim Season Three

Just when you thought it was safe to start marauding again, those diligent and overworked men and women keeping the dirt paths and carriageways of safe for peasants are back… more

Giant Mech Celebrates Geek Week

As you surely know, last week was YouTube’s Geek Week, in which we and a number of other channels made and released content pertaining specifically to geek culture. It’s possible… more

Get Saved by the Bad with “Breaking Belding”

(UPDATE: Thanks for your patience- the videos have arrived!) It seems like such a good idea, it’s surprising no one’s done it yet. Arguably the best show currently on television,… more

All Star Celebrity Bowling – Vsauce Edition

It’s an all YouTube edition of All Star Celebrity Bowling to celebrate Fan Friday on YouTube’s Geek Week. For Team Vsauce, it’s founder Michael Stevens, Vsauce 2 host Kevin Lieber,… more

YouTube Geek Week Presents Fan Friday!

And now, Geek & Sundry takes the Ambassador stage to offer “Fan Friday” for YouTube Geek Week. It’s all about you, the fan, today. Ladies and gentlemen, Felicia Day: So, let’s… more

The To Do List Presents Top Ten 90s Things

Well, “Top Ten” might be a bit too structured, but it’s definitely stuff from the ’90s, as The To Do List’s writer-director Maggie Carey and stars Aubrey Plaza, Rachel Bilson,… more

Even Goombas are Whovians in “Game Off”

Seeing as it’s Gaming Thursday on YouTube’s Geek Week, it’s high time for another episode of Game Off, the animated look behind the lives of Goombas. This is an extra… more

It’s Gaming Thursday at YouTube Geek Week!

It would not be a proper Geek Week without a day focusing on gaming, and that’s what today is at YouTube Geek Week, Gaming Thursday. To introduce today’s festivities, please… more

Larry King’s Top Ten Superheroes

Larry King is like a superhero himself, but instead of a cape and cowl, his power comes from his suspenders and glasses. Truly, he belongs here on Nerdist and on… more

Corey Taylor’s Top Ten Ghost Movies

Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor has a thing for ghosts, and he knows a lot about them. He should; he’s spent a great deal of time going around… more

Geek Week Comic Creators Panel: Big Names, Big Projects

Another highlight of YouTube Geek Week is something our own Dan Casey and Brian Walton did at Comic-Con in San Diego, the Geek Week Comic Creators Panel, a series of… more

It’s Super Wednesday at YouTube Geek Week!

Look! On your computer or cell phone or tablet! It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s a ridiculously old-school superhero reference! It’s Super Wednesday at YouTube Geek Week! Here’s our… more

Adam de la Pena Shows Us the “Outlands”

Writer Adam de la Pena loves old school video games. Not only does he still play them, but he writes comedies within them. Having written on the Comedy Central programs… more

It’s Brainiac Tuesday at YouTube Geek Week!

Today is Brainiac Tuesday at YouTube Geek Week, and Derek Muller from Veritasium introduces the day in the above video. And then, he’s back to show off “Slow-Mo Non-Newtonian Fluid… more

It’s Global Geekery Monday at YouTube Geek Week!

It is Global Geekery Monday at YouTube Geek Week, with videos celebrating geekery and nerdism around the world. Your ambassador for the day is YOMYOMF, and Philip Chung is here… more

Geek Week Goes All Who-y

In conjunction with Global Geekery Monday, the second day of YouTube’s Geek Week programming, we’ve got some videos from across the pond, and through time and space. That’s right, we’ve… more

Geek Week: 18 Days and an Interview with Grant Morrison

Last week we gave you a preview of Grant Morrison and Graphic India’s latest project, the animated, comic-inspired 18 Days. Today, as part of Geek Week’s Global Geekery Day, Graphic… more

More Blockbuster Sunday Videos from YouTube’s Geek Week

The cavalcade of content for the first day of YouTube’s Geek Week just keeps on trucking and we’ve got another round-up of some of the best things floating in the… more

YouTube Geek Week Begins with Blockbuster Sunday!

Today begins YouTube’s Geek Week, six days dedicated to the best in internet content. Sunday is designated “Blockbuster Day” and is hosted by Freddie Wong of FreddieW fame. Here, Freddie… more

Top Ten Gangster Movies w/ “The Blacklist”‘s Megan Boone & Diego Klattenhoff

The new NBC series The Blacklist is about the capture of notorious gangster Raymond “Red” Reddington (James Spader) so, as part of YouTube’s Geek Week, we asked co-stars Megan Boone (… more

Slash Talks Making Horror Movies

He’s been a rock & roll god for the better part of three decades, but it turns out Slash is just a big ol’ geek. In honor of YouTube’s Geek Week,… more