Tag Archives: IGN

“Film School Chronicles” Contest!

May 6, 2012

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In honor of the upcoming DVD/Blu-Ray/Digital Download release (May 15) of the very well-received found footage super power yarn “Chronicle”, IGN and Fox Home Entertainment present “Film School Chronicles” a short film-making contest that should be right up your Nerd-y alley. To enter, submit your 30-9o second video on the subject of the “extraordinary” through […]

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Nerd City Interview: Benjamin Nugent

May 13, 2010

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Benjamin Nugent is the author of “American Nerd“, pretty much the only book ever to look at the origin and historical impact of the word “Nerd”. I recently finished the book, and it is great. It’s well-researched, funny, and fascinating. I recently got a chance to speak with Nugent about his book and the current […]

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Untitled 27 Digital Collage by ITEM

May 4, 2010

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Any loyal reader of Nerd City will already know that our friend TEM is an exceptionally talented artist/designer who makes some totally mind-blowing digital collages that he makes available for download directly from his Flickr here. You may notice something particularly interested about his latest piece, Untitled 27, though.  That’s right!  It’s the Nerd City […]

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Mega Man Retrospective Leading Towards Mega Man 10

February 18, 2010

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Mega Man cover drawing

Lucas Thomas over at IGN.com has written a great retrospective on all 9 8-Bit styled Mega Man games and how they impacted the development of Mega Man 10. Each game is covered talking about the highs and lows of each game. For a great read, head on over to the article right here.

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Uncharted 2: Among Thieves out today for PS3

October 13, 2009

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In the past I have detailed certain games that I thought people should go out and buy, most recently being Muramasa: The Demon Blade, Marvel VS Capcom 2 and Contra: Rebirth. Well today a game that doesn’t deal with 2D graphics came out that I will tell everyone who owns a PS3 to go buy. […]

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Batman Arkham Asylum out today

August 25, 2009

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Today is the day we nerds have been waiting for. We finally get our hands on a good Batman video game. Now the Lego Batman wasn’t that bad but it doesn’t truly show what Batman is all about, and that is going to change with the release of Arkham Asylum today. Batman:AA is available for […]

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