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Nerdist News: More Live From WonderCon with Jason O'Mara, Simon Kinberg, and Lots of Deadpool

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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

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
 

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

Dave Attell Makes Triumphant Return To Comedy Central with ROAD WORK and COMEDY UNDERGROUND

It’s been an entire decade since the final season of Insomniac aired on Comedy Central, as well as four years since the short lived Gong Show with Dave Attell went… more

Nerdist Comics Panel #38: Emerald City Comicon

Matt Fraction (Sex Criminals; Hawkeye); Kelly Sue DeConnick (Captain Marvel; Pretty Deadly); Greg Rucka (Lazarus; Queen and Country; Gotham Central); and Cullen Bunn (Magneto; 6th Gun) join Ben Blacker (Thrilling… more
 

Watch First U.S. Trailer for Amy and Greg Poehler’s WELCOME TO SWEDEN

Amy Poehler and her brother Greg Poehler might have already have an international sitcom hit on their hands and it has yet to hit stateside. Of course, I’m talking about… more

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
 

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