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The Biggest Happenings in Comedy Right Now 4/19/14

Now that we have processed that Stephen Colbert replaced David Letterman next year, the focus of the comedy world can shift to other big moves that we’re made this week…. more

SET LIST: The Sklar Brothers

Can two brains handle the comedy challenge of Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad’s Set List on the Nerdist Channel? Randy and Jason Sklar give it a go in the latest… 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

Oni Announces Zac Gorman’s ‘Costume Quest: Invasion of the Candy Snatchers’

Zac Gorman’s star has been rapidly rising with both comic fans and gamers, thanks to his blog Magical Game Time. Now Oni Press is set to publish Gorman’s first ever… more

SET LIST: Iliza Shlesinger

Iliza Schlesinger’s done a lot in her comedy career, winning Last Comic Standing, hosting a dating show, all over TV… but here, she takes on the challenge of Paul Provenza… more

DIY DAMMIT: Joselyn and Jake Weisman Make a ‘YEAH’ Light Sign

Who DOESN’T need a sign that says “YEAH” in lights? Everybody does. (Okay, you can do other words, but “YEAH” is pretty universal.) This week on the Nerdist Channel’s DIY… more

Get Ready for 52 Weeks of Batman with BATMAN ETERNAL

What’s that old adage about having too much of a good thing? Whatever it is, I’m sure it doesn’t apply to Batman and thank goodness that DC Comics agrees with… more

Music Geek Track of the Day: ’1 Trap Mind’ by Gordon Voidwell

What do Bill Cosby sweaters, lopsided fades, and Prince-esque funk have in common? They are all crucial ingredients to Gordon Voidwell’s blissful aesthetic. The branded intro of “1 Trap Mind”… more

SET LIST: Jon Daly on Sex, Sidewalks, and Cockroach Motivation

Comedian Jon Daly gives Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad’s Set List a shot this weekl on the Nerdist Channel. Right out of the box, the topics about which he has… more


Nerdist News’ Dan Casey was able to get a few minutes with The Muppets at the junket for Muppets Most Wanted, opening this weekend. Dan talked to Kermit and Miss… more

Report: ASSASSIN’S CREED: UNITY Revealed Through Leaked Screenshots

Can’t get enough historical parkour and murdering corrupt figures across the ages in your life? Well, you’ll be pleased to know that Kotaku has acquired screenshots of the rumored Assassin’s… more

Cut SNL Sketches Will Get New Life at LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS

Many of you might know that the legendary sketch variety show Saturday Night Live often cuts sketches during dress rehearsal before putting together the final version of the show that… more

The Top 10 Post-Apocalypses in Pop Culture History

This week’s premiere of The Hundred on the CW ushers in a fresh perspective on how life as we know it on the planet will come to a halt. The… more

SET LIST: Todd Glass

Our own Todd Glass of The Todd Glass Show fame takes on the stand-up obstacle course of Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad’s Set List on the Nerdist Channel this week,… more

Mark Long and Christian Johnston on Bringing RUBICON to Machinima

Last summer, I spoke with Mark Long about his thrilling graphic novel Rubicon, a gritty modern adaptation of Akira Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai set against the backdrop of the War in… more

SXSW: Translating GODZILLA With Director Gareth Edwards

If you were at SXSW and lucky enough to be at the screening of the original 1954 Japanese classic Gojira, you know that the footage Gareth Edwards revealed from his… more

SXSW: GODZILLA Footage Reveals Massive Kaiju Battles

Note: This article contains potential spoilers for Godzilla, so read with caution. Holy fuck. I do not write articles from my phone. I hate it. But here I am, sitting… more

Exclusive: ARCHIE #653 Preview

There’s no time like the present to make your way back to the comforting confines of Riverdale! When it isn’t being overrun by hordes of flesh-hungry undead monsters, it’s actually… more

Exclusive: Here’s Where to Celebrate Hellboy Day with Dark Horse Comics

Time flies when you’re having fun and it flies even faster when you’re fighting all manner of paranormal menaces while going to hell and back. That being said, we can… more

The GAME OF THRONES Rap Album is Everything You Want and More

Let’s be honest with ourselves: what’s the one thing that Game of Thrones is missing? If you said “thundering 808 bass and Khaleesi-inspired freestyle flows” then you’re correct! Westeros is… more

@midnight Last Night: Kurt Braunohler, Chris Jericho, Andy Kindler

The K Ohle host Kurt Braunohler! Wrestling star and podcaster Chris Jericho! Comedian and Kids Court judge Andy Kindler! That was the panel on last night’s edition of @midnight with… more

Twisted Fishing Line: The Cheap and Easy Artificial Muscle

For anyone who’s ever been fishing, twisted fishing line probably doesn’t sound like the answer to anything. But at the University of Texas at Dallas, researchers have found that a… more

You’re Invited To A Batman Birthday Party

When a Batman-themed birthday party goes wrong, what do you do? Get another Batman, right? But that might not work to rescue this children’s soiree. Only another Bat celebrity can… more

NASA’s Robonaut 2 Adds Basic Medicine to the Resume

It’s not often that you meet a medical doctor/aerospace technician, but that’s just what NASA hopes to make out of its ever versatile Robonaut 2 (R2). Already designed to… more