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

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The Indoor Kids #144: Listen To Us Marvel with Devin Faraci

Devin Faraci, one of our favorites, joins us to talk about gaming news, video game movies on the horizon, movie news, Archie comics news, the trouble with Kickstarter, and much… more

2K Launches CIVILIZATION: BEYOND EARTH in New Trailer, Screens

Thanks to the trailer for Civilization: Beyond Earth, it’s pretty clear the team at Firaxis thinks we’re doomed. But there’s hope, thanks to the next installment in the long-running strategy… 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
 

‘Brothers’ Unite in New TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES Promo

Viewers of Sunday night’s MTV Movie Awards got a tiny peek at more of producer Michael Bay and director Jonathan Liebesman’s take on the four green guys with weapons who… more

Happy Birthday, DOCTOR WHO’s Peter Capaldi!

While we can currently only guess at how awesome a Doctor Peter Capaldi will undoubtedly be, we do want to wish him an incredible – dare we say other-worldly? -… more

Nerdist Podcast: John de Lancie

The very talented John de Lancie sits down with the guys to talk about his role as Jane’s father on Breaking Bad, starting his career in the theater, his… more
 

GAME OF THRONES Recap: The Lion and The Rose and A Truly Wonderful Wedding (SPOILERS)

(SPOILERS AHEAD if you haven’t seen this episode yet) I don’t know about you all, but that was hands-down the best wedding to which I’ve ever been invited. Yeah, let’s… more

New TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION Television Spot

On the MTV Movie Awards Sunday night, a new 30 second teaser spot for Michael Bay’s Transformers: Age of Extinction aired. It’s not a whole lot of new footage, but… more

Get A Look At The First Major Battle From X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST

The time of a post-apocalyptic future filled with mutant hunting sentinels is almost upon us, thanks to the highly anticipated X-Men: Days of Future Past. In preparation, Fox has released… more
 

Imitation Achilles Tendon Lets “BionicKangaroo” Hop Like The Real Thing

The geniuses over at Festo Pneumatic and Electric Automation Worldwide in Germany aim to recreate the mechanical effect of natural forms like wings, legs, and hands for use in the… more

Check Out The Opening Scene From This Week’s AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.

Last time, we showed you a clip from this Tuesday’s upcoming episode of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. that saw black-ops extraordinaire Grant Ward take on… more

Blumhouse Productions’ Jason Blum on OCULUS and the New Era of Distribution

Blumhouse Productions seems to be doing it right: They are the go-to production house when it comes to low cost/high reward feature films. Jason Blum is known throughout Hollywood… more
 

Tim Minchin To Direct Animated Movie LARRIKINS

The immensely talented Tim Minchin is now going to add director to his already impressive multi-hyphenate career of musical comedian-composer-actor. You might know how great Minchin is from his Nerdist… more

Director Carlos Saldanha Talks RIO 2

Rio 2, starring Anne Hathaway, Jesse Eisenberg, George Lopez, and Jemaine Clement, hit theaters this weekend and for fans of the first, it certainly won’t disappoint. All of the favorite… more

Paul F. Tompkins Sort-Of Interviews Scott Aukerman on SPEAKEASY

If you’re an avid listener to, or watcher of, Comedy Bang! Bang!, you know that host Scott Aukerman has a lot of fun playing the straight man of sorts to… more
 

Nerdist Interviews OCULUS Director Mike Flanagan

Oculus is the latest release from horror powerhouse Blumhouse Productions. Co-written and directed by Mike Flanagan, the film stars Karen Gillan, Katee Sackhoff, Brenton Thwaites and Rory Cochrane and is… more

Watch Ward Fight A Helicopter In A New Clip From AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.

Things are heating up greatly on Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. the closer we get to the season finale, and last week might have been the… more

Scientists Reconstruct Impact Crater of Asteroid 4X Bigger than Dino-Killer

Just be glad that you live in this particular chapter of life’s history on Earth. Be glad that you weren’t around when the asteroid that formed the Chicxulub crater hit… more
 

Review: CAT PERSON, Seo Kim’s Kitty-centric Cartoons

Creators have been making comics journals for years, but recent developments in website templates and sites like Tumblr have made it easier than ever for anyone to share the inside… more

The Biggest Happenings in Comedy Right Now 4/12/14

If you’re a betting golf aficionado in the Ukraine, you might care deeply about the fate of Ukraine that hangs at Russia’s whim and the Masters golf tournament underway in… more

Setting the Clock Back on First Americans: Stone Tools Could Put Settlement at 22,000 Years Ago

The paintings of Serra Da Capivara National Park have always offered an amazing view of life in pre-Colombian Brazil. Dated to 9,000 years old (and possibly older), the red… more
 

Nerdist Talks to Karen Gillan About OCULUS

Since you find yourself here on Nerdist.com, I am going to assume that the lovely Karen Gillan needs no introduction. But, just in case you need a refresher, she’s… more

Watch Mutantkind Shape History In An All New Viral For X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST

While talk of solo movies and various new trailers are cool and all, no one can deny Fox is knocking it out of the park on the viral front for… more

Pickstarter: Save The Home of Anakin Skywalker

The desert is a brutal environment. Sand, wind, heat – it all combines to create harsh conditions that affect people and structures. Why do you think Obi-Wan got so grizzled in… more