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Nerdist Podcast: Lewis Black

The hilarious Lewis Black sits down with Chris to talk about the process of writing “edgy” material, the importance of keeping busy as you get older, his shows being a destination for family outings and his newest special Old Yeller! Click on the banner to shop at and support the show!              … more

Telltale Games Posts A Must-See Vine About THE WALKING DEAD Game (SPOILERS!)

Oh, you evil little teases! That’s totally directed at Telltale Games, who just posted a Vine video that is sure to tug at the heartstrings of anyone who played through… more

Exclusive: BATMAN #26 Preview

Year’s end is a time for reflection, and Scott Snyder’s latest Batman arc gives us a moment to stop and reflect on how Bruce Wayne went from playboy billionaire to… 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

Highlights And Trailers From Saturday Night’s VGX Show

The VGX awards show that took place last night was a stride in a new, weird direction for the ceremony, mainly because it didn’t feel like a ceremony at all:… more

Gordon Ramsay and The Muppets’ Swedish Chef Get in a FOOD FIGHT

In anticipation of Muppet’s Most Wanted coming to theaters in March of 2014, Muppet Studios is bringing us all-new muppisodes. In the latest short, “Food Fight!,” The Muppets go head-to-head… more

Think Geek’s Technomancer Digital Wizard Hoodie No Longer a Joke

Our friends at Think Geek, those knowledgeable nerds who create some of the most fun products on the planet, have dreamed up some wild stuff in their time, but nothing… more

Into the Fire with OUT OF THE FURNACE’s Casey Affleck

From playing Robert Ford in The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford to the deadpan Charlie in Tower Heist, Casey Affleck has time and time again proven… more

GAME OF THRONES Telltale Game Is Real

So all of the big announcements from the VGX awards have pretty much been Telltale Games related. Accompanying Tales From The Borderlands in today’s slew of game reveals is the… more

TALES FROM THE BORDERLANDS Announced By Telltale Games

As if those suckers at Telltale Games haven’t given us enough to look forward to with The Wolf Among Us and The Walking Dead: Season Two, out comes the announcement… more

What To Expect From The VGX Awards Saturday Night

Saturday night, video games will once again be honored via national broadcast courtesy of the folks at Spike TV. Their three-hour VGX award show will be live streamed starting at… more

Macaulay Culkin Crawls Back Into Our Hearts with Pizza Underground

Macaulay Culkin. Velvet Underground. Pizza. No, this isn’t some updated vision for Kevin McAllister tripping out on drugs and coming up with inventive ways to steal a large cheese pizza… more

Bungie’s DESTINY Set To Release September 9, 2014

One of the most anticipated titles of the new generation, Destiny, will release on September 9, 2014. The news was broken on Bungie’s blog earlier today, confirming that the game… more


We did it, friends. We made it to the end of the week. And waiting for us: a deep pot of pop culture news gold! We’ve got a villainous breakdown… more

First Look at THE WOLF AMONG US Episode 2: SMOKE & MIRRORS

With the launch of Telltale’s wonderful Fables-inspired game The Wolf Among Us on iOS this week, it was only a matter of time until they gave those of us who… more

Disney Secures Rights for All Future Indiana Jones Films from Paramount

Crank up the John Williams and clear a spot on your shelf for a few new archeological artifacts, because the path has been cleared for new, Disney produced Indiana Jones… more

It’ll Be Back! A TERMINATOR Series In Conjunction with Film Reboot

Because the franchise has been left dormant for a whole four years (and we can’t have that), it seems that we will not only have a new Terminator film trilogy… more

Drew Goddard to Write, Direct, Showrun Marvel’s DAREDEVIL Netflix Series

It makes sense that the man who scared us silly and skewered horror tropes in The Cabin in the Woods would be the one to tackle the Man Without Fear…. more

Visit Ancient Westeros in New GAME OF THRONES Novella

If you’re like me, you’re laying on a tortuous bed of anticipation waiting for both the new season of HBO’s Game of Thrones and the arrival of George R.R…. more

The Biggest Happenings in Comedy Right Now 12/6/13

You might think that “the industry” (unnecessary nomenclature for entertainment industry, specifically in regards to comedy) might be winding down near the end of the year, but, alas, that was… more

Bryan Singer Announces X-MEN APOCALYPSE in 2016

As official as any tweet can be, Bryan Singer, the director of next year’s hotly-anticipated X-Men: Days of Future Past has announced that 2016 will see the release of the… more

EXCLUSIVE: Edgar Wright Intros the Film Crit Hulk Book

This is a film fan’s dream come true: Film Crit Hulk, the syntax-smashing yet surprisingly erudite film critic from Badass Digest has authored an e-book, entitled Screenwriting 101. The book… more


The new The Amazing Spider-Man 2 trailer’s here! The new The Amazing Spider-Man 2 trailer’s here! Um, here: Andrew Garfield’s version of Peter Parker will be back for round 2… more

Wednesday: The 5th Annual Inside Gaming Awards By Machinima

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! You know, the time where game enthusiasts everywhere convene to recognize the créme de la créme of the year’s video… more

New SHERLOCK Series 3 Photos

A mix of promotional images and screengrabs from the upcoming (and very long-awaited) third series of BBC One and PBS’ Sherlock are here for you today. It was recently announced… more