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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

Down to the Wire at the Tournament of Nerds

Willy Wonka.  Admiral Adama.  The Nerdist Channel’s Tournament of Nerds.  Finals. Who will win?  Watch it now. Vote by August 28th. Subscribe to the Nerdist Channel.  It’s like a magical… 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

Farscape Minisode 6: Thank God It’s Friday, Again

Tannot root’s on the lunch menu today on the Nerdist Channel: This week on Minisode 6 of Farscape, D’Argo experiences an epic mood swing from rage to bliss after dropping… more

This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

It’s the fourth week of August, which means we get to celebrate fun holidays like Thailand National Science Day! We’re also celebrating another amazing week of shows here at NerdMelt… more

A Date With Cabbage Head On “The Kids in the Hall”

The latest classic Kids in the Hall sketch on the Nerdist Channel features Bruce McCulloch as the defensive yet aggressive, cigar-chomping, insult-comic-like Cabbage Head, looking for some “goodnight nooky.” Subscribe… more

The Art Of “Magic Meltdown”

This week on the Nerdist Channel’s Justin Willman’s Magic Meltdown, the theme is “Art.” A balloon decal becomes a real balloon, the Mona Lisa does a card trick, and there’s… more

“Ain’t It Cool” Swims With Sharks

Jaws got released on Blu-ray this week, and that’s enough reason for Harry to talk about the classic 1975 thriller on the Nerdist Channel’s Ain’t it Cool with Harry Knowles…. more

“4 Points” Live From NerdMelt

This week’s episode of 4 Points with Alex Albrecht was taped before a live audience at Nerdist Theater at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles with guests including actor Michael Biehn… more

“Hero Complex” Talks to Neal Adams at Comic-Con

It’s hard to imagine better tour guides for a look at San Diego Comic-Con International 2012 then the Los Angeles Times’ Geoff Boucher and  comics legend Neal Adams, and that’s… more

A Shameless “Face to Face” With William H. Macy

In the season finale of the Nerdist Channel’s Face to Face with “Weird Al” Yankovic, esteemed actor William H. Macy gets a grilling from the master of the interview arts, “… 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

Farscape Minisode 5: “Back and Back and Back to the Future”

This week on the Nerdist Channel’s Farscape minisodes, an Ilianic ship is disintegrating and Crichton gets some disturbing premonitions. Who is Matala and what is her real agenda? Hmm. Subscribe… more

Ladies’ Night: Nerdist BBC America Special Saturday Night

There’s another Nerdist TV special Saturday night on BBC America. This one’s a “Tribute to Nerd Girls.” Felicia Day’s on it. So are our own Emily Gordon (and her husband,… more

The Kids in the Hall Go Mad With Power

After six long years, Joel the Mail Guy gets promoted to Second Assistant Manager in this classic sketch from the Kids in the Hall on the Nerdist Channel, and, naturally,… more

Justin Willman’s Magic Castle “Meltdown”

It’s a Hollywood legend, and it’s a fitting place for the Nerdist Channel’s Justin Willman’s Magic Meltdown: This week’s episode was taped at the storied Magic Castle. How do you… more

Spies in the Basement: “Ain’t it Cool”

With the release of The Bourne Legacy this weekend and Skyfall on the way for a November release, Harry talks about spy films on the Nerdist Channel’s Ain’t it Cool… more

Hot Money, Angry Termites, German Swearing, Net Addicts? “4 Points”

Dana Gould, whose podcast you might want to sample, is this week’s guest on the Nerdist Channel’s 4 Points with Alex Albrecht, co-hosted as usual by Alison Haislip, with Just… more

“The Indoor Kids” on a Different Couch

The Indoor Kids went to San Diego Comic-Con International, and they brought back this episode for you, shot at the YouTube Lounge aside the west gate at Petco Park. Emily… 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

Second Round Action in the “Tournament of Nerds”

We’re in round 2 of the Tournament of Nerds, everybody! This week, the Nerdist Channel features two who-would-win-in-a-fight matchups, and here’s the first, Captain America vs. Willy Wonka: And here’s… more

Farscape Minisode 4: “Throne for a Loss”

In Minisode 4 of Farscape at the Nerdist Channel, Rygel gets kidnapped by Tavleks, and while he’s being held for ransom, there’s trouble back on Moya, too. Subscribe to the… more

Nerdist News Talks to the Cast & Director of “Total Recall”

The Total Recall remake is in theaters this weekend, and Nerdist News’ own Dan Casey got to sit down and chat with the stars, Colin Farrell, Jessica Biel, Bryan Cranston,… more

A Stray Businessman on “The Kids in the Hall”

This week’s classic Kids in the Hall sketch on the Nerdist Channel, “Can I Keep Him?,” finds Bruce McCulloch as a kid who finds a stray pet… businessman. If he… more