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Beta’d: Spike and Machinima Video Game Award Show Round-Up

Nothing like the end of the year – it’s a time for looking back at all the awesome games we played and have lavish award shows to celebrate them. Over… more

Internet on Random: Skipping Stones with TMNT’s Master Splinter

Remember when the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles formed a band and went on a tour presented by Pizza Hut? Stop lying, yes, you do. The hair band vibe of the “… 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

Throwing Cases Of Beer Around For Fun And Profit

Some nerds are orderly folks. Everything in its place, everything neat and tidy. For those of you in that category, here’s a video that will either frighten or intrigue you,… more

The Joy of Animated Velcro

Proving you can animate pretty much anything, here’s a music video largely consisting of stop-motion animation of colored Velcro dots. The video, made by artist/director Mike Cantor and singer/… more

A “Hobbit” Post-Production Update

Here’s what might be the last (or close to the last, at least) progress report on The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, as the thing gets closer and closer to its… more

Space Opera, Please Come Back

The announcement of new Star Wars movies the other week filled me with a bit of trepidation, but mostly a lot of childlike excitement. I’m not merely excited for… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 11/20

Whether you’re hopelessly entangled in the whirlwind supernatural romance or you’re a preening cynical person who can’t stand it, the Twilight Saga has undoubtedly divided us as a people. I… more

Why Louis C.K.’s Return To HBO Isn’t The End For DIY Comedy

Ever since Louis C.K.’s announcement that he will be doing an HBO special, ostensibly returning to his roots in the way he does his stand-up on TV, there… more

“Doctor Who” Christmas Special Stuff

Ahoy, all!! Over in the UK on the “Children in Need” special, they, as always, had some delicious Doctor Who stuff for us to chew on, both introduced by Matt… more

Mother of Mecha! It’s the Opening Minutes of Evangelion 3.0!

Feeling NERVous for tonight’s midnight release of Evangelion 3.0: You Can (Not) Redo in Japanese theaters? Well, why not let the first 6 minutes and 38 seconds assuage your… more

TOKYOPOP: Take a Stroll Down Neon Alley

Remember the good old fashioned days when you could turn on the television and watch your favorite anime? Well, with a general disinterest from other cable networks, the slow, agonizing… more

So Say We All: “Blood & Chrome”‘s David Eick

In case you couldn’t tell by my post from last Friday, I was beyond excited to finally see the first two episodes of the long-awaited Battlestar Galactica prequel mini-series Blood &… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 11/13

People are talking secession from the U.S. Real human beings that live in 2012 are calling upon secession because the person they voted for didn’t get elected this year… more

Frak Yeah Friday: Machinima Brings “Blood and Chrome” To Your Galaxy

What would the Old Man say if he could see what the Old Man was like before he became the Old Man? If he’s anything like me, he was whispering “… more

Every Bond Movie – Five Minutes at a Time

This is one of the most interesting and coolest mash-up experiments I’ve seen in a while. A YouTube channel called simply “James Bond” has posted a video of all 22… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 11/6

The election is finally over and that barrage of political ads will thankfully stop just in time for the barrage of Christmas ads in anticipation of this year’s holiday season…. more

The BSG Prequel’s Coming… This Friday. Really

Your wait is finally being rewarded. The Battlestar Galactica prequel Battlestar Galactica: Blood and Chrome, for which the words “long awaited” surely apply, now has a release date: Friday (November… more

The Best of Louis CK on “Saturday Night Live”

After the New York-New Jersey region was hit hard by Hurricane Sandy, Louis CK made sure his first time hosting Saturday Night Live was memorable. Here are some of my… more

Universal’s “Despicable Me 2″ With Steve Carell Gets a Trailer

If you’re a super villain with a heart of gold and kids to look after, you need help and the minions look like they have it covered. But who or… more

Here’s Some “Angry Birds Star Wars” Gameplay Video

We told you that Angry Birds Star Wars was coming, but we now have some gameplay videos to show you what it’ll be like, which is… well, Angry Birds with… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 10/30

It would seem as though the Internet is going through equal amounts of anguish with the announcement of Disney buying up the Star Wars franchise from George Lucas and the… more

Pardo the Interruption: Jimmy Pardo Joins The Nerdist Channel

Jimmy Pardo is a busy, busy man. When he’s not performing stand-up comedy, opening for Conan or recording his long-running (and highly recommended) podcast Never Not Funny, what does he… more

Ten Topical, Pop-Inspired Halloween Costumes To Annoy Your Friends And Neighbors

Boo! Nerds! It’s that time of year again where I admit to all of you that I am not in a place to give you any sort of Halloween advice…. more