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


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Scott Pilgrim vs. The Expendables

Nerds, we have failed miserably! Scott Pilgrim vs. The World came in 5th this weekend behind The Expendables, Eat, Pray, Love, The Other Guys and Inception. While I’m excited… more

Book Review! The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks!

Chances are, if you’ve ever studied biology, you’ve heard of HeLa cells. If you haven’t, well… let me enlighten you a little! HeLa cells are known as… 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

Eleven Doctors: Toy Review

So, I broke down and ordered the Eleven Doctors action figure set, as I knew I probably would, and I’m here with my consensus.  I don’t collect toys in general,… more

Book Review! Horns: A Novel by Joe Hill

They say not to judge a book by it’s cover and I’ve never had that old adage illustrated more poignantly for me than with Horns: A Novel by Joe Hill…. more

Not as naughty as it seems! (Bummer?)

There are very few things that can influence an entire country’s culture, especially those that span across generations. They can sometimes be hard to spot and sometimes they are… more

Comic Con Scared The Crap Out Of Me

Image Via Felicia Day   When faced with the insane crowds at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, I did what any professional journalist would do – I ran back to… more

Book Review! The Disappearing Spoon…

You may or may not have noticed that last Friday was review-less on the book front. For that, I apologize! Too much work, not enough time, yadda, yadda, yadda. Someday… more

All That We See or Seem According to Christopher Nolan [spoilers]

Inception: –noun 1. beginning; start; commencement. 2. film that will blow your mind, directed by Christopher Nolan I’m not going to bury the lead on this story. I LOVED… more

BOOK REVIEW! Little Women and Werewolves

This remastering of the classics trend is going to die, just like every other wayward trend in any industry, but let’s ask ourselves this: is that a bad thing?… more

BOOK REVIEW! The Shallows by Nicholas Carr!

I think we’re all increasingly aware of what type of world we’re living in now, right? Information is literally at our fingertips, more accessible than it’s ever… more

Sex Nerdist Review: The Crab Hand of Doom

My saga of the Leo Ina is one of bold vision, poor execution and a possible conspiracy theory.  Sit down with me a spell while I tell my tale… It… more

Book Review! Ancestor by Scott Sigler

Did you know that Ancestor, by Scott Sigler, was actually released as a podcast? Free and full of awesomeness? AND! It was originally printed in 2007 but was updated to… more

REVIEW: HP Mini 311 Netbook


Feeling Up The Motorola DROID
(With Its Permission, Of Course)

Sleek, snazzy form also has great swiping on glass face. When you first launch, a robot-y voice blurps “DROID” like a classic 80s robot that answers everything with its own… more

REVIEW: Pentax P70 Digital Camera


REVIEW: The New iPod Shuffle

I never like to harsh on anything too much because I don’t want people to feel bad about their products, but this new Shuffle refresh is somewhat baffling to me…. more

REVIEW: Kindle 2-’spensive

The Kindle 2 is beautiful to look at, but like all pretty things it’s just too expensive…. more

REVIEW: Paintballin’ Guns! [southern accent]Yug yug yug![/southern accent]

What’s more fun than firing guns with a lady??? Ultimately I guess sleeping with her. The SECOND most fun thing probably still wouldn’t be firing a gun. That’d be like… more

REVIEW: Headphone Roundup


REVIEW: Sony G3 WiFi Camera

10.1 Megapixels, 3.5″ LCD touch screen AND built-in WiFi so you can upload pictures of your cat in the sink directly the Web. HOW DID I LIKE IT???… more

REVIEW: 3M Mpro 110 Projector

This projector is so adorable, you’ll keep it in a Habitrail and pull it out periodically to snuggle. Oh, and it projects images real nice…. more


This was a super-fun field review of the Canon EOS 50D. It takes amazing pictures, but is a tad more complicated and expensive than the Nikon D-90. It’s a shame… more

REVIEW: Blackberry Storm

I wanted so much to like this phone…… more