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Nerdist News: Lady Gaga Goes Gaga for Hatsune Miku

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PAX SOUTH In San Antonio Announced For January 2015

Gamers can begin to prepare themselves for some southern hospitality, because the folks at Penny Arcade are taking their newest iteration of PAX down to San Antonio. The convention will… more

Bryan Singer Drops Hints About X-MEN: APOCALYPSE

With X-Men: Days of Future Past arriving in theaters in less than two months, everyone’s interest is piqued in regards to the mutant time travelling epic. But in a recent… 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! Details below… As convention season, which seems to be competing with road construction season for longest of… more
 

Nerdist News at Emerald City Comicon 2014

Our guys Malik Forté (Gaming Editor) and Brian Walton (Editor-in-Chief) were on the scene at Emerald City Comicon in Seattle recently, and they had cameras with ‘em as they met… more

Review: ONLY LOVERS LEFT ALIVE

Moody, deep, and atmospheric, Jim Jarmusch applies his trademark hipster affect to the vampire genre. It mostly succeeds. A few words kept running through my head while I was watching… more

Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction #61: Round 1 (Mike Colletta, Brett Hamil, Adam Norwest, Monica Nevi, and Tanner Hodgeson)

Round one with Mike Colletta, Brett Hamil, Adam Norwest, Monica Nevi, and Tanner Hodgeson. Recorded at Tacoma Comedy Club, January 6, 2014. See Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction LIVE every third… more
 

Seth Rogen Back For a Third Set of SNL Promos (Oh, and Hosting This Weekend As Well)

As you might have read in the headline, comedic writer, actor, director, producer, Alzheimer’s spokesperson Seth Rogen is returning to host Saturday Night Live for a third time this weekend…. more

Ding-Donger #46: The Big 30 Minute Episode Episode!

Whoa whoa whoa, I know you’re all mad, but Matt’s got a good excuse. Sure, you’ll have to listen to this episode to hear it, but it’s worth it. Trust… more

Music Geek Track of the Day: ‘Player’s Ball’ by OutKast

For the first time in about eight years, Big Boi and Andre 3000 will be performing together as OutKast (Brian Walton’s favorite Coachella band) tonight at everyone’s favorite music festival… more
 

Miracles of Weird: The Mexican Blind Cavefish

Species: Astyanax mexicanus Range: Flooded caves of northeast Mexico Weird Feature(s): Navigation via pressure reading, lack of pigment, lack of eyes How do you find your way through complete… more

Stream Coachella All Weekend Long With Nerdist!

Nerds! Coachella is upon us, and the Nerdist team is currently in Indio, checking out some of our favorite bands, lounging on comfortable beanbags, and committing to other rigorous activities… more

Michael Bay Finally Reveals Plot Details For TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION

It’s been about a month since we last got any goodies from the latest sequel in Michael Bay’s robot fighting franchise, Transformers: Age of Extinction. Actually, up till this point,… more
 

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 4/11/14: Esther Povitsky with Hot Chicks

Today, Hillary Clinton joins the leagues of George W. Bush in that she had a shoe hurled at her during a public appearance. While in Las Vegas speaking on recycling,… more

THE EVIL WITHIN Thrills The Crowd At PAX

One of the main reasons that the last two Resident Evil titles were heavily scrutinized was because of their focus on action-based gameplay over what originally brought the series to… more

Dark Horse Announces Exclusive Wondercon Variant Covers

Dark Horse Comics, purveyors of fine graphic literature and general badassery, are big fans of giving convention-goers a little something special, and next week’s Wondercon is no exception. In fact,… more
 

Review: CUBAN FURY

Cuban Fury banks on clichés, but plays so well and is suffused with such joy, that it’s hard not to be utterly charmed. We’ve all seen this kind of… more

The Newcloner’s Guide to ORPHAN BLACK

So you’re thinking of watching Orphan Black season two, are ya? Welcome to the trip, man. It’s complex. However, we here at Nerdist HQ are semi-cloneiacs (Clone mania… oh,… more

Big Pop Fun #101: Tom Solos a Hollywood Lent

In this sleigh ride, Tom takes a solo on his travels, novelists, and philosophers, including Scott Baio. Enjoy!… more
 

Hey, Clone Club, Meet ORPHAN BLACK’s Cast and Creators at Premiere Screening in NYC!

New York City area Clone Clubbers: the chance to get a sneak peek at season two of Orphan Black is all yours! The BBC America series is taking its premiere… more

Interview: Martin Freeman Buries His Ego in the Snow in Fargo

Life isn’t great for Martin Freeman’s character Lester Nygaard. Without spoiling it, the put-upon hero of the FX series Fargo finds himself mired in murder and money, thanks to the… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Booze Cruise, Tinkle Twins, Horrible Movie Night, and more!

Come get your laugh on! The NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles has one heck of a week planned and lots of laughs coming with shows like Booze… more
 

DisneyNature Releases Clips from BEARS Documentary

In anticipation of DisneyNature’s Bears, Disney has just released two clips from the movie. The movie follows a mother Alaskan brown bear, Sky, and her two cubs Scout and Amber… more

Terrified #37: Anthony Raneri

Anthony Raneri is the lead singer and rhythm guitarist for pop punk band Bayside.  He and Dave talk the artistic process, and all types of fears of failure.  They also… more

BATMAN Reanimated – Almost Got ‘Im

With 34 episodes already aired to that point, Batman: The Animated Series was flying high with its unique blend of comic book mayhem, Art Deco design, and storylines that didn’t… more