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Under The Tents: Blood Drive, Wil Wheaton, Weta, Toddland, Into the Storm, Nerd HQ

In General News, nerd hq, Panel & Autograph News by Lisa McDowell4 Comments

Although many of us have managed to claim a highly coveted San Diego Comic-Con 2014 badge through the Preregistration Sale, there are many who still await news for the upcoming Open Online Badge Registration sale.  While we may still be waiting for the official announcement from CCI, that doesn’t stop other SDCC news from being announced.  Today, we have another … Read More

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Nerd HQ Crowdfunding Campaign Starts Next Week, Includes ‘Arrow’ Panel, Plan for ‘Chuck’ Movie [Update 3: Starts Week of March 9]

In General News, nerd hq, Offsites by Jeremy Rutz5 Comments

Updates at bottom… When we caught up with Zachary Levi last month, he talked about how #IWantMyNerdHQ trended worldwide as nerds around the globe showed their love for the annual fan-favorite event during San Diego Comic-Con. That initial show of support was just the beginning of a campaign to bring back Nerd HQ this year, bigger and better than ever. … Read More

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Zachary Levi Talks About #IWantMyNerdHQ, ‘Surreal’ Moments and 2014 Plans

In Features, Interviews, nerd hq, Offsites by Kerry Dixon15 Comments

What happened Tuesday afternoon to Zachary Levi was a moment to remember. Levi, best known to audiences from Chuck and Thor: The Dark World, but better known to the Comic-Con crowd as the brainchild behind Nerd HQ, asked his friends and fans to help him out with a simple plea: to tell the world #IWantMyNerdHQ Nerd HQ, the fan-favorite event … Read More

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Under The Tents: BOOM! Studios, DC Cosplayers, NECA, Taran Killam, Nerd HQ, Gentle Giant

In Exclusives, General News, nerd hq by Jeremy RutzLeave a Comment

We’re another week closer to San Diego Comic-Con, and we’ve got another jam-packed week of news and announcements. We’ve learned more about the presence of several artists and publishers, found out about a photoshoot for DC cosplayers, more news about NECA’s possible SDCC exclusives, confirmation on the attendance of a Saturday Night Live fan favorite, word on Nerd HQ, and … Read More

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Zachary Levi’s Nerd Machine Invades NYCC

In nerd hq, Other Conventions by Jeremy Rutz1 Comment

Since 2011, Zachary Levi’s Nerd Machine has organized the wildly-popular Nerd HQ during San Diego Comic-Con. The event has greeted thousands of attendees over the years with nighttime events and intimate “Conversations for a Cause” panels, accommodating those who may have not been able to get tickets to SDCC while raising money for charity. Last month, Levi announced the event … Read More

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San Diego Comic-Con 2013: The Team’s Favorite Moments

In Features, nerd hq by Jeremy Rutz1 Comment

Every year, we look at San Diego Comic-Con in our rear-view mirrors and pick our top five favorite moments. We said this last year, but we really do believe the convention just keeps getting better and better. We had a blast during our five days there, basking in the geekiness of panels, events and fans. We already asked our readers … Read More

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SDCC 2013 – Nerd HQ Rocks Petco Park

In General News, nerd hq, Offsites by Kerry Dixon20 Comments

Nerd HQ moved to Petco Park this year for their third year, and despite a few snafus and strange choices (like never really announcing their hours, only releasing a map of where exactly in the stadium they’d be on Wednesday afternoon, and highly erratic ticketing sales), the offsite proved to be one of the most entertaining and highly-sought after places … Read More