Nerdist was started by Chris Hardwick and has grown to be a many headed beast.

 

Nerdist Podcast: Brian Henson

Brian Henson and Chris sit down to talk about their pet dogs, the technique of puppetry, growing up in the heyday of The Muppet Show, and the show Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge on SyFy!… more

Relive Coachella, Weekend 1 with JBL’s INDIO BINGO

What year is it? Do I have a great bushy beard? Who is the president? Or, dare I say, the space president? These were but a few of the questions… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 4/14/14: Matt Porter’s ‘Shiksa’

Without The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day, an angry social media coordinator for U.S. Airways might have tweeted porno in response to your dissatisfaction with their service,… 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
 

GREEN LANTERN Animated Series Producer Details the Hell of Focus Groups

Conceptually, I have no problem with focus groups. When a studio dumps millions of dollars into a mass market project, they want to make sure that the target audience is… more

2K Games’ EVOLVE, The Diaper Dandy Of PAX East 2014

A shared concern by many going into Turtle Rock Studios’ Evolve was the recurring issue of uneven balancing seen in a majority of online multiplayer games. If 4v4 and 8v8… more

Today We Learned #34: Jade Catta-Preta

What’s the difference between a crevice and a crevasse? Where does Velcro come from? What happens to old Pizza Huts when they die? Comedian Jade Catta-Preta (Californication, Daddy Knows Best)… more
 

The First Nature Doc for the Oculus Rift is Coming

There’s a nature documentary coming to the Oculus Rift, so you can basically put yourself into the middle of the action. Or the sky. It’s called Conquest of the Skies,… more

Old At Heart: Scientists Unearth the Oldest Known Cardiovascular System

The Cambrian Explosion was a period in which animal life on earth went from a few less-than-thrilling blobs of cells to an immensely complex group of highly mobile creatures including… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #161: Panel from Emerald City Comicon

Featuring Ben Acker & Ben Blacker; WorkJuice Players Marc Evan Jackson, Mark Gagliardi, Annie Savage, Craig Cackowski, and Hal Lublin; and guests Molly Quinn and Paul & Storm. Moderated by… more
 

Nerdist News: TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES’ Splinter Revealed!

Wow, can you believe it’s Monday already, friends? Hope you’re ready for a hot and fresh helping of Nerdist News! On today’s episode, our special guest host Malik Forte will… more

New CHILD OF LIGHT Trailer Introduces the Water-Color Beauty of Lemuria

This is one fine looking trailer. Child of Light, the side-scrolling RPG from Ubisoft, is on the way later this month, and here’s probably one of your best chances to… more

THE LEFTOVERS Don’t Look So Happy to Be Alive in New Teaser

If Justin Theroux is good at one thing, it is most definitely doing voiceover work, because his gritty, gravel-filled baritone gives the latest teaser for HBO’s The Leftovers just the… more
 

Lionsgate and RocketJump Are Teaming Up

Lionsgate and our friends and neighbors at RocketJump Studios have announced a deal allowing “Lionsgate to access RocketJump’s upcoming slate of digital content.” Basically, this means that Lionsgate now… more

Watch Bruce Timm’s BATMAN: STRANGE DAYS

We teased it at the beginning of the month, and now you can watch the brand new Batman short film, entitled Batman: Strange Days, by the legend that is Bruce… more

Paul Bettany Discusses Playing The Vision in AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON

Paul Bettany is right by Tony Stark’s side and often saving his rear as J.A.R.V.I.S. He’s faithful, and he’s funny. There’s nothing quite like hearing… more
 

It’s That Episode #114: Eddie Pepitone/ALL IN THE FAMILY – Series Finale

Eddie Pepitone (The Bitter Buddha) joins Craig to watch the series finale of All in the Family. Eddie and Craig watch while incorrectly assuming that Edith will die. Eddie tries… more

It’s Rock vs Lion In An All New TV Spot For HERCULES

It’s hard to believe any major blockbuster starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson would be a dark horse film, but in a summer filled with web crawlers, fighting robots and time-traveling… more

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

‘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