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Nerdist News: Lady Gaga Goes Gaga for Hatsune Miku


Directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller on THE LEGO MOVIE and 22 JUMP STREET

Directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller are busy men. The pair seem to bounce from directing major animated films like Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs to The LEGO Movie (… more

Star Trek Fest Comes To EPIX

The EPIX network has announced that it will present an all-day tribute to Gene Roddenberry’s classic science fiction franchise with Star Trek Fest, including the world television premiere of last… 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

Join Our D.I.C.E. 2014 Swag Bag Giveaway By Predicting The Game of the Year Winner

The D.I.C.E. Summit 2014 is underway in Las Vegas, and to celebrate, we’re giving away magnificent swag bags to twenty lucky folks who enter our contest, two… more

METAL GEAR SOLID V: GROUND ZEROES Graces The Cover Of March Game Informer

As a Metal Gear fan, following Hideo Kojima on Twitter as of late has been about as painful as watching the ending to MGSIV on repeat. There’s enough teasing and… more

HOUSE OF CARDS Renewed for Third Season

Just a week and a half before the premiere of its much anticipated second season, The Hollywood Reporter confirmed today that House of Cards has been renewed for a third… more

THE FLASH CW Pilot Finds Its Iris West

Actress Candice Patton, known for her role in the series The Game and the television movie The Craigslist Killer, has joined the cast for the CW pilot of DC Comics’… more

Get ORPHAN BLACK’s Pilot Free on iTunes and Join the Clone Club Already

If you haven’t watched an episode of BBC America’s brilliant drama Orphan Black, what in the ever-loving hell is wrong with you? No matter now, though, because the time to… more

Tweet Along With The Cast And Crew of VERONICA MARS As They Re-Watch the Series

There may be no television show fandom having a better year than the Marshmallows of Veronica Mars. The Rob Thomas series-turned-Kickstarter-movie will see their long-held dream come to life on… more


The movie adaptation of Seth Grahame-Smith’s novel Pride and Prejudice and Zombies is still undead and kicking. Though it’s been stuck in a development spiral since 2009, it seems to… more

Celebrate Valiant’s X-O MANOWAR #25 By Reading The First Issue For Free

In case you’ve been living under a rock or just under the siren spell of the Big Two, you might not know that Valiant Comics has been putting out some… more

ENDER’S GAME Film Producers Hosting A STARCRAFT II Tournament

You can easily see the similarities between Ender’s Game and StarCraft, as the movie depicts a boy presumedly playing a StarCraft-like game with what would be a Kinect in front… more

Bruce Yan Brings Pop Culture Twist to Gallery 1988

On Saturday, February 1st, Gallery 1988 (East) welcomed artist Bruce Yan for his first ever solo show. Featuring original pieces and limited edition prints, Bruce Yan’s “Brand New: Iconic… more

RTX 2014 Tickets Go On Sale With RWBY Volume 2 Set To Premiere

Rooster Teeth fans, get ready to head back to Austin, Texas this summer. The fourth annual RTX convention is set for July 4-6, and tickets just went on sale today…. more


Following its Super Bowl teaser and trailer, Marvel is now serving up a brand new international trailer for Captain America: The Winter Solder: While, for the most part, this is… more

Update: Ubisoft Says WATCH DOGS Trademark Abandonment Filing Was Fraudulent

First, Ubisoft’s open world action-adventure title, Watch Dogs, was delayed from last November until the summer of this year. Then, just last week, news broke out that the game’s release… more

Nerdist News: Super Bowl Trailers, Harry Potter, Xbox Kinect, and iWatch

On today’s episode of Nerdist News, you will experience the best of the Super Bowl trailers (and one particularly awesome commercial), some Harry Potter retconning by JK Rowling, a fascinating… more

Elizabeth Banks Talks LEGO and Directing PITCH PERFECT 2 at THE LEGO MOVIE Premiere

Elizabeth Banks is keeping herself busy. Not only is she starring in The Hunger Games series, she is also the voice of Wyldstyle, a character in The LEGO Movie whom… more

Super Bowl Promo For 24: LIVE ANOTHER DAY: Jack And Chloe Save London, And The World

One reason for anyone outside Seattle to stick it out through the fourth quarter of the Super Bowl blowout was the promo for 24: Live Another Day: London! A decidedly… more

Enemies Unite In THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 Super Bowl Trailer

The latest trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 gives us a closer look at Max Dillon and how he became the Spider-Man adversary known as Electro. There’s also a small… more

THE MUPPETS MOST WANTED Gets Reviewed by the Internet in Super Bowl Commercial

As everyone knows, there’s nothing but the truth on the Internet, which is exactly why The Muppets Most Wanted once again brought the wise professional opinions of the Internet’s finest… more

J.K. Rowling Regrets Ron and Hermione Love Match

J.K. Rowling says that “distance has given [her] perspective” on the decision to have Hermione marry Ron in the seventh and final novel in her hugely popular Harry Potter… more

Philip Seymour Hoffman, 1967-2014

The thing we’ll remember most about Philip Seymour Hoffman, who died this morning at his apartment in New York City of what some news organizations are reporting as a drug… more

For Stem Cell Creation, A Little Stress Goes a Long Way

Once an intricate and complex process, scientists have found a surprisingly simple way of making stem cells. Stem cells are fundamentally different from other types of cells in that they… more