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Nerdist News: More Live From WonderCon with Jason O'Mara, Simon Kinberg, and Lots of Deadpool


Nerdist News WTFridays: Most PAINFUL Frozen Parody Ever!

Who’s ready to get casual-as-heck with another episode of Nerdist News WTFridays?! We’re all over the place on this week’s installment – from impressive, indie sci-fi shorts to a little… more

Rodarte Uses The Force in STAR WARS-Centric NY Fashion Week Collection

Geek chic has gotten the highbrowiest of treatment at this season’s New York Fashion Week, where kooky house of clothing Rodarte has channeled their inner Force to bring some of… 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

New GAME OF THRONES Figures Are Crazy Detailed

With an cast of characters and scenarios as lengthy and exhaustive as a New York City phone book, there is no shortage of potential Game of Thrones collectibles and merchandise… more

Download This Immediately: HOUSE OF CARDS Against Humanity

Well, well, well. It looks like Cards of Humanity has done it again. In a move of sheer genius, everyone’s favorite card game has partnered with Netflix’s smash hit… more

Odd City Releases Limited Edition TRUE ROMANCE Print

It’s hard to believe it’s been just over twenty years since True Romance was released. Arguably one of both Quentin Tarantino and Tony Scott’s best films, True… more


Once in a lifetime, a book hits shelves so magnificent, so utterly enchanting that it becomes an eternal beacon of paper magic for ages to come. If you love Pocket… more

Holiday Gift Guide: Comic Book Edition

It’s Comic Book Day and chances are you’re already neck deep in preparation for tomorrow’s Turkey Day feast. But, you’d be foolish to head into Black Friday and Cyber Monday… 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

Holiday Gift Guide: GAME OF THRONES Edition

The promise of new Game of Thrones episodes may be enough to keep us warm through these cold, Westeros-less winter months, but like the Night’s Watch, we’ve sworn to protect… more

Fashion! Pizza! Action Figures! What’s New in the World of 3D Printing

While 3D printers have already made a splash in the medical community and even the auto industry with their laser-precise ability to create parts that fit just about anywhere, here… more

ThinkGeek Unveils New Autumn Goodies

Our friends at ThinkGeek, the purveyors of fine (and way above fine) nerd-friendly gadgets and toys, unveiled three super cool new objects of enjoyment at San Diego Comic-Con that will… more

Her Universe Takes On “The Walking Dead”

Continuing its commitment to fine geek-themed garments for the discerning female nerd, Ashley Eckstein’s Her Universe clothing line has taken a giant stagger toward the ghoulish with its new selection… more

Budget Steampunk with “Try This At Home”

So you’re into steampunk and you want to do it without having to spend a whole lot. No problem: this week, Clare Grant and Chloe Dykstra join Holly and Jessica… more

Nerdist’s Great Cyber Monday Holiday Gift Guide Giveaway

Santa Nerdist is coming to town! You want presents; we got ‘em – about $5,000 worth. So for one lucky contestant, all your seasonal shopping has already been done… more

DVD “Who”sday – November 2012

You’re right; it most certainly isn’t Tuesday, but if we’ve learned anything from Community, any day can be Whosday. This month has several great Doctor Who releases, so let’s buckle… more

Disney Buys Lucasfilm and the Star Wars Sequels Begin

Those of us who grew up with Star Wars the first time around remember how disheartened we were after Return of the Jedi when George Lucas said there wouldn’t be… more

A Visit to the Jonah Ray Store

You love the Nerdist Podcast’s Jonah Ray, right? Yes, I know, you do. We all do. (Maybe Matt might not be… aw, yeah, Matt, too) Anyway, the dilemma up to… more

“Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn” Is Here

Oh hello, Halo! At long last our dreams of a moviefied Master Chief are coming true – and we don’t even have to pay $20 and watch it through Real-D… more

Filling Your E-Reader with StoryBundle

When last we left Jason Chen, the intrepid former Gizmodo reporter and Friend of Nerdist was leaving Lifehacker and launching a new e-book venture on his own, StoryBundle. It’s in… more

Party Like It’s 1987 at Power-Con/ThunderCon

Perhaps the only downside of attending Fantastic Fest this weekend in Austin is that I won’t be able to attend Power-Con/ThunderCon in Torrance, CA this weekend. In a year… more

Figures & Speech: The Dork of the Moon-dane

There’s a quote that pissed me off this week, and you’ve probably seen it linked on a few movie sites. At a recent press conference, Hasbro CEO Brian Goldner was… more

Figures & Speech: WWE Entrance Stage and the Lost Art of the Playset

When I was a kid, a toy line wasn’t complete without a super-duper-sized playset to go along with it. I’m not just talking A-listers here, like the Star Wars Millennium… more

You Have the Power…To Save He-Man!

At the recent San Diego Comic-Con International, fans packed an upstairs room to get a glimpse at Mattel’s new Masters of the Universe Classics figures that would be made available… more