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The Indoor Kids #24: The Death of Arcades (with Al Madrigal)

Al Madrigal (Free Agents, The Daily Show) drops in to take us back to the days when cigarette burns adorned Street Fighter 2 cabinets and the possibility of an actual… more

The Indoor Kids #23: Lost Games (w/ Jordan Morris)

Jordan Morris & The Indoor Kids put on their Indiana Jones hats and go Indiana Jonesing into the world of rare and unreleased/canceled games. Walk with us through this… 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

The Indoor Kids #21: The Church of Skyrim (with Blair Herter and Jessica Chobot)

G4′s Blair Herter & Jessica Chobot visit The Indoor Kids to share how they broke into the gaming industry, and to give tips on how you can too. Then everyone… more

The Indoor Kids #17: Origin Stories (with Chloe Dykstra)

Host/model Chloe Dykstra stops in to discuss cosplay, growing up awkward, and being a girl in the scary/anonymous world of online gaming. We then get into a discussion… more

The Indoor Kids #16: The Indead Kids Scare-oween Bloodcast (with Blair Butler)

The Indead Kids host Blair Butler (G4′s Attack of the Show, Fresh Ink) as they each discuss their 5 favorite scary games. Blood is spilled! Lives are lost! Lists are… more

The Indoor Kids: The Fun Sized Bonus Mini-sode #1

The Indoor Kids recorded a 10 minute long special bonus episode in which they reviewed the PS3 re-release of Ico and discuss their annoyances with current downloadable content trends. These… more

The Indoor Kids #13: Video Game Addiction Episode (with Tom Lennon)

Recovering video game addict Tom Lennon (The State, Reno 911, I Love You, Man) tells The Indoor Kids about the horrifying struggles which led him to quit video gaming forever…. more

The Indoor Kids #12: The Wrong Horse (with Paul Scheer)

Paul Scheer (NTSFSD:SUV, The League, Human Giant, Children’s Hospital) has made some terrible decisions when it comes to choosing consoles. In the past he has owned Sega CD,… more

The Indoor Kids #11: The Gaming with Parents Episode (With Ron Funches)

The Indoor Kids tell stories of gaming with their parents, and read listener letters about their experiences. Ron Funches (Conan) drops in to talk about bonding with his 8 year… more

The Indoor Kids #10: Aisha Tyler

Aisha Tyler (Archer) & The Indoor Kids discuss her gaming rules, her gaming strategies, and her plans for the impending Zombiepocalypse. Oh, and masturbation. They talk about masturbation for a… more

The Indoor Kids #9: Dominic Dierkes

Dominic Dierkes (Derrick Comedy, The Anytime Show podcast) stops by to discuss racism & sexism in video games and his experiences writing for the video game awards for Spike TV,… more

The Indoor Kids #8: The Letters Episode (with guest Steve Agee)

The Indoor Kids say farewell to Ali Baker, who must move back to the East Coast to further her education, and welcome Emily V. Gordon as the new co-host. Steve… more

The Indoor Kids #7: Moshe Kasher and Brent Weinbach

The special 16 bit music episode features comedians Brent Weinbach and Moshe Kasher playing their favorite music from SNES games and trying to figure out what the secret of Mana… more

The Indoor Kids #6: Carlos Ferro

Carlos Ferro (Dom from Gears of War, Leonardo Da Vinci from Assassin’s Creed, and hundreds of other games) stops by to talk about the his favorite superheroes, whether being a “… more

The Indoor Kids #5: Jordan Morris

Jordan Morris (Jordan, Jesse, Go!) talks about his Top 5 fighting games, video gaming as a spectator sport, and who he would want to dress up as at Comic-Con. (Hint:… more

The Indoor Kids #4: Todd Levin

The Indoor Kids welcome Todd Levin (writer on Conan) to the show to discuss his series of articles “Consoles I Have Known” ( They… more

The Indoor Kids #3: Emily V Gordon and Pete Holmes

The Indoor Kids welcome comedian Pete Holmes (Conan, Fallon), and Emily Gordon (G4′s Feedback, Program Director of the Nerdist Theater at Meltdown Comics). We discuss the pros and cons of… more

The Indoor Kids #2: Justin Roiland

The 2nd episode of The Indoor Kids sees Kumail Nanjiani and Ali Baker welcoming Justin Roiland (Oscar from Disney’s Fish Hooks) to the show. They discuss the future of 3D… more

The Indoor Kids #1: Steve Agee

It’s the inaugural episode of The Indoor Kids with Ali Baker and Kumail Nanjiani! We welcome Steve Agee (The Sarah Silverman Program) & discuss the creepy-uncle-lameness of Duke Nukem Forever,… more