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Nerd HQ Transitioning into Non-Profit Foundation

In nerd hq by Kerry DixonLeave a Comment

As most San Diego Comic-Con attendees know, the words “Nerd HQ” and “charity” already went hand-in-hand — but now there will be an even bigger connection. In a Facebook post today, actor Zachary Levi and The Nerd Machine business partner David Coleman announced that Nerd HQ will be “evolving into a non-profit foundation in the new year”. For the uninitiated, … Read More

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Nerd HQ Won’t Be Happening at San Diego Comic-Con 2017

In nerd hq, Offsites by Kerry Dixon10 Comments

Your San Diego Comic-Con scheduling conflicts may have just gotten a little easier. Nerd HQ — arguably the best offsite at San Diego Comic-Con since it debuted in 2011 — just announced that they won’t be returning this year. “As many of you know, here at Nerd HQ, every single year, we try to not only present you with Nerd HQ, … Read More

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Under the Tents: Felicia Day, Funko, Patrick Ballesteros, Nerd HQ

In Exclusives, General News, nerd hq by Andy WagnerLeave a Comment

It’s been a busy week in the world of Comic-Con news — with the first round of hotel placement e-mails going out on Monday, and another on the way on this upcoming Monday. We’ve also got news about the odds of you seeing Felicia Day at Comic-Con this year, some updates on Funko, news from exhibitors, and so much more. … Read More

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Under the Tents: Nerd HQ, Wynonna Earp Party, Jessica Chobot

In Exclusives, General News, nerd hq by Andy Wagner1 Comment

We’ve heard some rumblings recently that we’ve been too quiet. Let us reassure you, this is just the calm before the storm – Comic-Con news comes in waves, and we’re just in a low tide right now. High tide will come, and we’re all just grateful we don’t drown in it by July. That also doesn’t mean things have all … Read More

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Under the Tents: Funko, Nerd HQ, The Expanse, Teen Wolf, Xbox, Mayim Bialik

In Exclusives, nerd hq by Kerry DixonLeave a Comment

Open Registration is this weekend, which means that by the end of Saturday, odds are very high you’ll know if you’re going to San Diego Comic-Con or not (especially as CCI has confirmed no badge resale this year). But we already know a lot of things you can look forward to at this year’s convention, including news of our first Funko … Read More

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Nerd HQ Announces 2016 “Conversations for a Cause” [UPDATE]

In nerd hq, Offsites by Kerry Dixon18 Comments

The Nerd Machine has started announcing their first wave of panels for their 5th annual “Conversations for a Cause” at Nerd HQ, which will once again be at the New Children’s Museum. The schedule includes Zachary Levi, Joss Whedon, Nathan Fillion, Stephen Amell, cast members of Teen Wolf, Supernatural, Orphan Black, Colony, Drunk History, Workaholics, Con Man, and more. [UPDATE] The second wave of conversations include the men … Read More

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Xbox Unlocks Comic-Con Plans for Gaming, Nerd HQ Offsite, More

In nerd hq, Offsites by Kerry Dixon2 Comments

Fans of Xbox will have plenty of opportunities to try new games first-hand, get sneak peeks at what’s coming next for the video game conglomerate, and geek out with other gamers! Xbox announced its San Diego Comic-Con schedule on their site today, and it’s jam-packed. At Xbox’s Booth (#100), attendees can swing by for a chance to play Gears of War … Read More

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Nerd HQ Dishing Up Activations, Panels, More at San Diego Comic-Con 2016

In nerd hq, Offsites by Kerry Dixon4 Comments

At this point, everyone attending San Diego Comic-Con likely knows that the best offsite around is Nerd HQ. The brainchild of Chuck actor Zachary Levi and his The Nerd Machine partner, David Coleman, it’s a place for attendees to unwind, hang out, see cool Conversations for a Cause panels with celebrities all while raising money for Operation Smile, and more. … Read More

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Nerd HQ Returns to San Diego Comic-Con, New Children’s Museum for 2016

In nerd hq, Offsites by Kerry Dixon26 Comments

The wait is finally over for San Diego Comic-Con attendees, as The Nerd Machine announced today that Nerd HQ is headed back to San Diego Comic-Con 2016. So, this is happening at #thenewchildrensmuseum with @operationsmile @ZacharyLevi #JulyIsComing #NerdHQ #SanDiego pic.twitter.com/QLkTsCVA9o — Nerd HQ (@thenerdmachine) May 13, 2016 Nerd HQ is headed back to the New Children’s Museum, their second time … Read More

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Under The Tents: Nerd HQ, Wynonna Earp, Lucha Underground, Skybound, Korra print

In Exclusives, General News by Robert WarnersLeave a Comment

Don’t know if you’ve noticed, but things have gotten a little busier around here lately! But we’re nowhere near through with announcements. Here’s a look at the news you might have missed: Entertainment Earth is scheduled to have a few of the names of Lucha Underground at their booth during the con. According to the link in the Entertainment Earth … Read More