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Thank You (The New Year’s Edition)

[youtube] Really, there’s not much more to say to you about 2012 here at Nerdist Industries other… more

The Top 5 of Anything for 2012

What were your Top 5 of the year? I asked some of the folks who work on, with, or around the various pillars of the Nerdist empire to tell me… 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

One Way To Dispose Of Your Christmas Tree

Still got your Christmas tree in the house? Here’s one idea on how to get rid of it, courtesy of artist Cai Guo-Qiang, who is known for blowing stuff up… more

One Person, Two Hands Writing Different Languages, Same Time. What?

[youtube] This woman in China writes with either hand. Wait, let’s be clearer about that: She writes… more

Burger Robots and Gold Poop! It’s “Nerd Down & 10″

[youtube] It may be a holiday week, but Randy and Jason Sklar are on duty anyway for… more

Virtually Bigger On the Inside

[youtube] If you were among the many folks who were excited to watch last night’s Christmas episode… more

A Stop-Motion Animated X-Men Opening

[youtube] These are the days we’re truly grateful for the internet. YouTube animator Kyle Roberts has recreated the original opening… more

The Story Of Santabot 2.0

This weekend, as some of you may have noticed in the news or while walking around Manhattan, was SantaCon in New York, the annual convergence of people dressing as Santa… more

Pickstarter: Nightwing, Frosty, and Tailly

This week we’re looking to kick some start into three more crowdfunded projects, from a new fan series about our favorite former boy wonder to a way to wag your… more

The Dark LEGO Rises

In honor of the DVD/Blu-ray release (which is a way of saying, where was this when the movie was in theaters?), here’s a LEGO version of the trailer for… more

Patrick Labyorteaux on JAG’s Favorite Nerd

Take a moment and remember back to the early nineties, where the only mainstream nerd characters on TV were Steve Urkel, Screech, and Bob Newhart as a comic book writer (… more

Should You Choose To Accept: “Mission Impossible”‘s Barbara Bain

From 1966-1973 America had a love affair with a spy. Mission: Impossible aired the weekly exploits of a team of espionage agents as they destabilized governments, stole weapons of mass… more

Beta’d: Spike and Machinima Video Game Award Show Round-Up

Nothing like the end of the year – it’s a time for looking back at all the awesome games we played and have lavish award shows to celebrate them. Over… more

“Welcome to After Earth!” with Will and Jaden Smith

Will Smith’s turn in the post-apocalyptic I Am Legend was damn impressive, and director M. Night Shyamalan still gets the benefit of the doubt since he created The Sixth Sense (… more

Mira, Riker, and La Forge Pilot the Doomed USS AOTS

As its days wind down to a precious few, G4′s Attack of the Show is pulling out all the stops, going out with a bang, all the cliches you want… more

Super Mario Beads 3: The Beads Are Back

Mario animated in beads, navigating a suburban Sweden landscape of sidewalks, boot heels, supermarkets, hillsides, and bookshelves? Yeah, this is another one of those. It’s a sequel to this: Which… more

MST3K Gets a Shout from “Sally Forth”

You would be forgiven for thinking that the world of newspaper comic strips holds no interest for anyone under the age of decomposition. After all, who reads newspapers anymore? But… more

Pickstarter: Bill Nye’s “Aero,” “Showrunners,” “Axe Cop,” and Projecteo for Instagram

Pickstarter this week is highlighting a videogame from our favorite bow-tied Science Guy, a documentary on the mine field that is running a television show on a major network, and… more

Extra “Blood and Guts”

Herewith, the Nerdist Channel proudly presents some deleted scenes from Fangoria’s Blood and Guts with Scott Ian. It’s a bonus, because we love you, and we love special effects and… more

The Dark Santa

When the world is attacked and all hope is lost, a hero will rise. Is Batman ready to save the world from an alien menace? Of course not, Batman’s not… more

Out of This World “All-Star Celebrity Bowling”

Chris Hardwick’s All-Star Celebrity Bowling is back with another very special episode, and this time Team Nerdist — Chris, his assistant Monica Moon, Nerdist News’ Dan Casey, and NerdTerns’ Kyle… more

Bid at eBay on a Wesley Crusher Trading Card Ruined By Wil Wheaton Himself

Looking for a really unique holiday gift? REALLY unique? You have a day left and you need to dig deep in your wallet to get this, but here goes: On… more

The Shelf: “Transformers Prime,” “The Day,” and “ParaNorman”

Welcome to the Shelf. Today we’re primed to talk about the second season of our favorite Transformers show, a great family horror film throwback, and a post-apocalyptic movie for the… more