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Nerdist News: JURASSIC WORLD Updates, FLASH GORDON Reboot, and Google Time-Travel!

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Ben Affleck on the Batman Backlash: “I Handle Sh.t”

You may not have liked them apples when Oscar-winning director and Good Will hunter Ben Affleck was announced as the Batman, but those of you who tuned into Late Night… more

The Shelf: ARROW, DAY OF THE DEAD, DOCTOR WHO

This week, a superhero show’s freshman year, the King of the Zombie’s darkest day, and two Time Lord releases full of Flash Animation. Plus, it’s six weeks ’til Halloween, and… 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
 

Lost Moon Radio Invades NerdMelt This Thursday

Coming this Thursday to the Nerdist Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles is Lost Moon Radio, a sketch comedy/music act that has been making the Los Angeles comedy… more

Go Behind DIY DAMMIT with Joselyn Hughes

The Nerdist Channel has just launched a brand new show, DIY Dammit, in which host Joselyn Hughes and star guests, like YouTube star Grace Helbig, make cool things using household… more

Beta’d: Bend Time, Space and Bodies in SUPERHOT

Are you having difficulty wasting immense amounts of time when you should be working? Are you looking for a new, extremely well designed game on which to wile away your… more
 

Scarecrow Triumphant: The New Chipotle Game App Commercial

This short, courtesy of animation house Moonbot Studios, has the internet abuzz with unabashed brand loyalty to Chipotle. The burrito slingers put out the video, about a humble scarecrow battling… more

Watch a Deadly Game of Chess in ASSASSIN’S CREED: CHECKMATE

While hearing an Assassin speak his mind is nothing new to Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed franchise, we get a look inside the Sherlock Holmesian inner monologue of Edward Kenway as he… more

Get Out Alive! Our Top Ten Final Girls in Horror Movies

One of the key components of the modern horror movie (1970s forward) is the idea of the “Final Girl.” Especially in slasher movies, the final girl is often the most… more
 

DOCTOR WHO: A Companion’s Companion – Season 11

Like all good things, the Jon Pertwee tenure of Doctor Who was bound to end. After four wildly popular seasons of television and just coming off of a mostly stellar… more

Lauren Gregg and Carlos Ramos’ DnD ’83 Rolls a Critical Hit on the Nerdist Channel

If you’re not familiar with Lauren Gregg, either you need to put more points into Intelligence or take a few ranks in Knowledge (local). I say “(local)” because the multitalented… more

The Top 10 Best Recut Movie Trailers

You’ve seen the real films, now watch the films that they could have been. Family-friendly comedies transforms into nightmarish horror. Unsettling thrillers turn into lighthearted romps. Stanley Kubrick metamorphosizes into… more
 

Tim League Talks All Things Fantastic. Fest, That Is.

If you’ve ever been to Austin, TX, you’ll know that one of the major go-to stops, aside from all the barbecue and the hippies with cowboy hats, is… more

Weird Old Sci-Fi: SWAMP THING

In 1978, Richard Donner’s Superman was an astonishing hit and ushered in the modern superhero movie in style. Its 1980 sequel was also a massive success, and DC Comics… more

Who You Gonna Call? Michael Rooker!

Not content to merely have been Merle Dixon, the one-handed Governor-enforcer on AMC’s The Walking Dead, nor to have been a bounty hunter in one of our Course of the… more
 

The Secret of J.J. Abrams’ STRANGER Teaser Revealed

Last month, we posted a very strange and intriguing teaser trailer that was being bandied about as J.J. Abrams’ next project, supposedly called Stranger. Was it a movie? Was… more

The Shelf: STAR TREK, FRIDAY THE 13TH, NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS

On the Shelf this week, we’ve got some boldly going, we’ve got the complete history of the worst camp in the history of the world, we’ve got a favorite of… more

GOOD WILL BATMAN is the Movie You Never Knew You Wanted

Because launching a brand new website wasn’t enough for You Made It Weird host Pete Holmes, he also dons the iconic Bat-cowl once again to show us the version of… more
 

HBO’s TRUE DETECTIVE Trailer Looks Criminally Good

At one point or another, both Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson have been looked at cock-eyed by Hollywood and viewers alike due to their eyebrow-raising off-screen antics. Whether it’s playing… more

Lindalee’s Doctor Who Reviews Turn 1

For nearly an entire fifth of her age, Lindalee Rose has been talking about Doctor Who on the internet. The now-5-and-a-half-year-old began her career as a YouTube sensation with her… more

Miss FUTURAMA LIVE? Now Watch It Taped!

Wednesday night was the clever, touching, and surprisingly violent final episode of perennial animated sci-fi sitcom, Futurama. As you may recall from having seen us tout it for several days… more
 

Watch “The Fox”, Norway’s Most Balls-Trippingly Insane Music Video

“What the actual fuck, Norway?” Those are the words the rang out in our offices after the entire Nerdist editorial staff gathered around my laptop to watch “The Fox”, a… more

Sneaky Zebra Presents PAX Prime Cosplay

Our friends at Sneaky Zebra made it out to PAX Prime this year, and as always, they were ready with their cameras and grabbed some great footage of all the… more

Exclusive: The Stormcloaks Take Broadway in SKYRIM: THE MUSICAL

Move over, Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark, because there’s a new musical in town that looks like it could threaten the lives of every performer involved – Skyrim: The Musical!… more