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Nerdist News: More Live From WonderCon with Jason O'Mara, Simon Kinberg, and Lots of Deadpool


Finalists Announced for the INFINITE CRISIS Cosplay Competition!

All right, you can exhale now. The finalists for DC’s Infinite Crisis Cosplay Competition, brought to you by DC, WB Games and your pals here at Nerdist, have been announced!… more

Aaron Paul’s Top 5 Reddit AMA Moments: The Bitchies

Not to be outdone by his onscreen mentor, Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul took to the self-proclaimed “front page of the internet” – – yesterday to answer fan… 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

From the S.F. 48 Hour Film Contest: DETENTION

This is VERY cool. The official description says it all, so: In DETENTION, an animated entry from the 2013 San Francisco 48 Hour Film Contest, two middle schoolers uncover a… more

Casting From A Mold? Try This At Home

Crabcat Industries’ Holly Conrad and Jessica Merizan are here with another edition of the Nerdist Channel’s Try This at Home, and it’s part 2 of last week’s lesson in molding…. more

Sneaky Zebra Shows Us It’s Always Sunny on Tatooine

Our friends Nick and Gary from Sneaky Zebra are very good at making Star Wars parodies. They’ve done a lot of them on their channel, about everything from presidential campaigns… more

Nerdist News Talks To The KICK-ASS 2 Cast

Nerdist News’ own Dan Casey was on the scene at Comic-Con in San Diego to catch up with the cast of Kick-Ass 2. Dan talked to Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Christopher Mintz-Plasse,… more

Set List: Kurt Braunohler

Hey, look, it’s Kurt Braunohler taking his turn on the latest edition of Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad’s exercise in “stand-up without a net,” Set List on the Nerdist Channel…. more

Walking the Beat with COPS: Skyrim

The intrepid officers of COPS: Skyrim are back for more on the Nerdist Channel. This week, it’s vehicle weight limitations, loitering (with an added surprise), a standoff with a disturbed… 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

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

Help the Hero Initiative Help Comics Creators In Need

Last year, Jack Kirby’s granddaughter Jillian told you about the Kirby4Heroes campaign to raise money for the Hero Initiative, a nonprofit group that’s devoted to helping comic book creators, writers,… 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

Making A Starfleet Insignia? “Try This At Home”

The Nerdist Channel’s Try This at Home is back for another season of DIY fun, and this time Crabcat Industries’ Holly Conrad and Jessica Merizan are offering a quick lesson… more

The Complete YouTube Geek Week Comics Panel Interviews

Say, did you want to see the entire YouTube Geek Week Comic Creators Panel interviews our own Dan Casey and Brian Walton did with some of the big names in… more

Comic-Con 2013′s Anti-Bullying Panel

Comic-Con 2013 hosted its first annual Anti-Bullying panel, moderated by Carrie Goldman, author of “Bullied: What Every Parent, Teacher, and Kid Needs to Know About Ending the Cycle of Fear.”… 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

Comic Book Club Reviews “Elysium”

Our guys at the Comic Book Club saw Neill Blomkamp’s Elysium, and in a special edition of their series of BEST. SUMMER. EVER. movie reviews, Pete LePage, Justin Tyler, and… 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

Set List: Neil Hamburger

What happens when the legendary stand-up experience that is Neil Hamburger is confronted with having to come up with jokes on the spot about topics flashed on a screen behind… 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

Win a Batman Bust As a Thank You from the Nerdist Channel

The Nerdist Channel just passed 500,000 subscribers. That is truly amazing; we’re flabbergasted. Thank you! Thank you all so much! It’s been a fantastic journey thus far, and we… 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