Nerdist was started by Chris Hardwick and has grown to be a many headed beast.

 

Nerdist Podcast: The Expressionless

It’s another spontaneous hostful! They talk about how lovely L.A. is when everyone is at Coachella, Matt and Jonah get into a bit that probably lasts too long, and they read a scary ghost story! Artwork by Fernando Pinto… more

Doug Dorst, the Writer Behind JJ Abrams’ S.

Doug Dorst had JJ Abrams on the phone. Though he’s an accomplished novelist and his work has appeared in McSweeney’s, Ploughshares, ZYZZYVA, and other journals, as well as… more

NERDIST NEWS: Black Friday Spectacular and OLDBOY’s Josh Brolin

Jessica Chobot is off brining her turducken, so once again the job of hosting today’s Nerdist News fell to yours truly. In our first annual Black Friday Spectacular, we try… 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
 

Holiday Gift Guide: Grumpy Cat, Pulp Fiction and a Super Book for Superheroes

You won’t need a car charger, headphones, protective cases, or extended warranties for the old standby in the art of gift-giving: The Book. What’s it called?: Grumpy Cat,… more

NYCC: Jim Henson Remembered and an Interview with Lisa Henson

At New York Comic Con, Jim Henson was remembered by some of his long time collaborators and friends on a panel to promote the book Jim Henson: The Biography. Panelists… more

THE WOLVERINE: UNLEASHED with Director James Mangold

The Wolverine: Unleashed releases on Blu-ray next Tuesday. As you know from Dan’s The Wolverine review this past summer, the film does some massive course correcting from Logan’s previous solo… more
 

First Non-Valve Steam Machine Prototype Images Surface

It looks like we’ll be graced with an addition to the growing number of weirdly designed video game boxes soon, as the very first third-party Steam Box prototype images have… more

NERDIST NEWS: Magneto Kills JFK, Daredevil’s New Digs, and Matt Smith Talks DOCTOR WHO

Thanksgiving may still be three days away, but let us braise the turkey of your brains with the finest pop culture gravy the Internet has to offer. Wait, no, that’s… more

Exclusive: Mark Waid and Chris Samnee Talk DAREDEVIL #1 for All-New Marvel NOW!

Daredevil is known to millions as the Man Without Fear, but soon he’ll be the Man Without an Ongoing Series. Or will he? The news that Ol’ Hornhead’s monthly series… more
 

XBOX ONE, A Stride Towards The Future — First Impressions

Greetings, my fellow nerds! We live in the age of installs, patches and updates, with hardware being altered and expanded upon before the blink of an eye. While I will… more

Shatter World Records and Get Free Gifts with reddit’s Secret Santa Exchange!

They say that it is better to give than to receive, but sometimes it’s best to give and receive. That’s why, this year, we’re participating in redditgift’s Secret Santa -… more

The Best of Doctor Who Week, Vol. 2

We’re hours away from the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special, “The Day of the Doctor,” and we’re happier than an adipose at a Texas BBQ festival. We’ve been celebrating Doctor… more
 

NERDIST NEWS: DOCTOR WHO, Monty Python, and Xbox One vs. PS4

What a banner week for news, huh, guys? The Xbox One has finally arrived! Telltale is making a Game of Thrones game! The Doctor Who 50th anniversary is nearly upon… more

John Carmack, A Founding Father Of FPS Games, Steps Down From id Software

John Carmack, one of the co-founders of id Software (Doom, Quake, Wolfenstein), has decided to part ways with the company in order to further commit himself to projects outside of… more

The Biggest Happenings in Comedy Right Now 11/21/13

Yes, you’ve probably been falling into the Internet news hole on just the names of Rob Ford and George Zimmerman alone in the last week. That’s why important that you… more
 

Report: Telltale Working on a GAME OF THRONES Game

When Kanye West impelled us to “Watch the Throne,” chances are he wasn’t talking about George R.R. Martin’s now-seminal A Song of Ice and Fire series, better known to… more

Doctor Who Themed Google Doodle Game Is The Coolest Ever

Whovians across the world, prepare to have your mind blown into ginormous proportions. We’ve had quite an eventful week celebrating the upcoming 50th anniversary of Dr. Who here at Nerdist… more

Comedy Central Orders A Chris Gethard Pilot

After one attempt at a show with Will Ferrell and Adam McKay on Comedy Central (Big Lake), doing a live variety/talk/game show at UCB in NYC where he… more
 

Llamas’ Asses to Go Unwhipped as Winamp Shuts Down

For many PC users, the pre-iTunes era was a terrifying, lawless place that made managing your music library and playlists a challenge. One program in particular stood out as a… more

Nerdist News: Blair Herter, more DOCTOR WHO News, XBOX One Impressions & Giveaway

Welcome back true believers and false followers. We’re glad to have you all. In today’s epsiode of Nerdist News, Jessica takes a look at critics’ first impressions of the Xbox… more

Pickstarter: Alex Winter’s Bitcoin/Silk Road Documentary DEEP WEB

You’ve probably been reading a lot about Bitcoin and the controversy over the shutdown of the Silk Road website and the arrest of its alleged owner, accused of being the… more
 

THE DAY OF THE DOCTOR Adds One More Doctor

Sometimes there can be too many cooks in the kitchen, but when it comes to Doctor Who’s 50th anniversary special, “The Day of the Doctor”, we say the more, the… more

The Official Xbox One Launch Lineup

There’s been a heap of exciting and interesting developments leading up to the release of the Xbox One. Recently, we got an impressive tour through the console’s super intuitive user… more

Touch Ron Burgundy and Win Fabulous ANCHORMAN 2 Prizes

Feeling a dearth of classiness in your life lately? Do you crave the smell of rich mahogany and owning many leatherbound books? Have you been spending countless hours practicing your… more