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Be a Zombie (Or Run From Them) at “The Walking Dead Escape”

So… you wanna be a zombie? Or watch zombies be, you know, zombies? Well, then, have we got the event for you. July 12th through 14th, while that big convention… more

Working “2nd Watch” With Wil Wheaton

When the first season of Falling Skies ended in a pretty shocking cliffhanger, we immediately wanted to talk about it with someone. Sure, we finally caught up to actress Jessy… 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


Oh, the middle of June. E3 has washed over us and now the Mac nerds hunch over their iPads to read live blogs of WWDC. Don’t get me wrong… more

This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

Exhausted from that midnight screening of Prometheus? Just got out of the clink after trying to sneak into That’s My Boy? Well we have a fantastic week of shows down… more

This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

It’s June, which means we’re officially in the throws of the Summer Blockbuster Season. Who’s counting down the days to the release of Channing Tatum’s Magic Mike? Just us? Well… more

Visit the Nerdist Industries Booth at the Hester Street Fair in Hollywood on Saturday

Psst… Hey, you. Yeah, you. You gonna be in Los Angeles on Saturday? Got something for you to do. See, there’s this thing in New York, the Hester Street Fair,… more

This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

Have you stocked up on everything you need for your Memorial Day weekend? Popsicles, sunscreen, Friendship Bread? (We were raised in a traditional Amish community.) Great! We here at NerdMelt… more

Win Tickets To See Nerdist Podcast Live In L.A. June 2nd

You’ve purchased your tickets for the Nerdist Podcast Live at Club Nokia at L.A. Live in Los Angeles on June 2nd, right? Well, you should. But our siblings at… more

Downtown L.A. Gets a Hero Complex this Weekend

UPDATE: Stan Lee has canceled his Monday appearance. Ticket-holders will apparently be contacted directly for refund information. If you’ve watched Hero Complex on the Nerdist Channel (and if not, why… more

This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

Still recovering after seeing that awesome Supermoon last week? Well we here at NerdMelt theater have some super shows to satiate your super needs! Friday at 8:00 is another… more

Nerdist Channel Panel Coming To Long Beach Comic Expo Saturday

Planning to head over to the Long Beach Comic Expo at, appropriately, Long Beach, CA this coming Saturday? If you are (and if you weren’t, this might help convince you… more

Chris Hardwick To Appear at the BJ Shea Comedy Riot in Seattle 6/1

Attention, Nerdist partisans who reside in, or can be in, the Seattle-Tacoma area on June 1st, for Chris Hardwick will be making a special appearance at the BJ Shea Comedy… more

This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

We’re back with another crazy slate of shows at NerdMelt Theater! Shows that are fun and affordable, even after you blow a month’s salary on a failed exacta box during… more

This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

The first week of May isn’t just for brushing up on the Battle of Puebla so you can impress everyone at your Cinco de Mayo shindig, it’s also another week… more

This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

Boy, have you been outside recently? It sure is heating up! But boy, we have just the shows to cool you off here at NerdMelt! (Metaphorically; we make no claim… more

Nerdist Podcast Live Returns To San Diego July 13th

Hey, San Diego! July 13th. 7 pm. The Balboa Theatre. Yes, the Nerdist Podcast Live is coming back to America’s Finest City, and you will want to be there. And… more

This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

  It’s mid April! Which doesn’t just mean you only have ten and a half shopping weeks until Lionel Richie’s birthday (we’re making him a picture frame with seashells!) but… more

C Chris @ C2E2 Friday

Are you going to C2E2 in Chicago this weekend? If you are, you’ll have some opportunities to see Chris Hardwick himself on Friday, and you’ll want to know how and… more

Aw, Nuts: Nerdist Podcast Live State College Show Postponed

If only science fiction was reality and you really could just instantly beam up to wherever you need to be transported. That way, the Nerdist Podcast Live’s appearance on April… more

This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

What’s up, y’all! We’re back with another awesome week at NerdMelt Theater, so we suggest you go outside and find a sturdy stick because we have more fantastic shows than… more

Hats Off: New Era x Marvel West Coast Avengers Caps

Avengers and streetwear fanatics assemble! To kick off the fisticuffs and festivities for Marvel’s universe-shaking crossover event Avengers vs. X-Men, Marvel has teamed up with sultans of streetwear New Era… more

Chris Hardwick To Be Special Guest Host At “Star Wars Celebration VI”

Fans of the movies probably don’t need a lot of additional reasons to head to Orlando in August for Star Wars Celebration VI, the convention/exhibition/party celebrating everything Star… more

This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

It’s almost April, but we aren’t fooling you when we say that there is a slew of incredible shows this week at NerdMelt Theater! Friday at 8:00 is An… more