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Bear McCreary on KNIGHTS OF BADASSDOM, Heavy Metal, and ANIMAL HOUSE

When it came to scoring his latest project, the funny and charming Knights of Badassdom, composer Bear McCreary took the earnest approach. In a film marked by succubi, magic enchantments… more

Exclusive Look at the 2013 Women of Geekdom Calendar

Did you ever have difficult appreciating the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Calendar, knowing that the models involved would never likely talk to you in real life, and even if they did… more

Nerdist Podcast: John de Lancie

The very talented John de Lancie sits down with the guys to talk about his role as Jane’s father on Breaking Bad, starting his career in the theater, his… more

“Realm of LARP”: The End of the Quest

It’s the end of the road for the LARPers on the final episode of this series of the Nerdist Channel’s Realm of LARP. The LARPers have to choose sides, loyalties… more

The Pure “Realm of LARP”

The battle against Kronin rages on as we reach the penultimate episode of this series of the Nerdist Channel’s Realm of LARP. The LARPers are tring to regain control of… more

Chapter 8 in the “Realm of LARP”: Infection!

So, last week on the Nerdist Channel’s Realm of LARP, our intrepid LARPers, encountering trouble, retreated through a portal, and immediately wondered if perhaps they should have waited a moment… more

The Sword of Death and Portal Panic in the “Realm of LARP”

Last week, our LARPers found themselves in a confrontation over the Amulet of Life on the Nerdist Channel’s Realm of LARP. This week, the battle with the Eternal Knight over… more

Another Challenge in the “Realm of LARP”

Their ranks thinned after confronting the Ahkdahla, the LARPers of the Nerdist Channel’s Realm of LARP — those remaining, that is — are moving on this week, but there’s another… more

More Trouble in the “Realm of LARP”

When last we left our LARPers on the Nerdist Channel’s Realm of LARP, they’d come upon an odd little riddling man and entered a gate that didn’t seem to lead… more

Onward to the Forever Gates in the “Realm of LARP”

In chapter 4 of the Nerdist Channel’s Realm of LARP, the participants are moving forward after last week’s trouble, recovering from the trauma of “killing” that family to move on… more

Forward Into the Past With “Realm of LARP”

This week in chapter 3 of the Nerdist Channel’s Realm of LARP, the LARPers head deeper into the forest, where they meet a seer and get some clues on their… more

Getting Started in the “Realm of LARP”

This week is the official debut of Realm of LARP on the Nerdist Channel, in which we head to the Dark Forest and find out about the players, the characters,… more

Robert Kirkman and Liam Brenner Talk “The Walking Dead Escape”

Culturally speaking, you can’t escape from The Walking Dead, as the TV show and comics continue to spawn a merchandising empire that includes the likes of plush toys and board… more

Enter the “Realm of LARP”

A sneak preview episode of the Nerdist Channel’s new Realm of LARP debuts today at the Nerdist Channel, and you can see it right this minute. The preview is a… more

Are You Havin’ a LARP?

What kind of nerd culture repository would the Nerdist Channel on YouTube be if there wasn’t a look at live-action role playing?  Realm of LARP is a series looking at… more