CELEBRATE THE SPOOKY WITH NERDIST AND GEEK & SUNDRY DURING NERDOWEEN
Featuring Spellbinding Series and Specials Including the Anticipated BIZARRE STATES: CALIFORNIA
The spookiest time of year is fast approaching and Nerdist and Geek & Sundry are teaming up again for another season of scares during NERDOWEEN, an annual celebration of all things eerie, macabre, and just plain weird. Throughout this ominous season, NERDOWEEN will frighten and entertain once again with a full lineup of ghastly programming on Legendary Digital Networks’ Alpha,this year with three new series, Bizarre States: California, Vampire: The Masquerade – L.A. By Night, and The Dark Side. See below for just some of the hair-raising highlights:
- NEW SERIES – Bizarre States: California
- Bizarre States hosts Jessica Chobot and Andrew Bowser are expanding their exploration of the oddball world of the occult, supernatural, and inexplicable with Bizarre States: California, a video series building on last season’s Bizarre States: Los Angeles with even more hauntings, urban myths, and unsolved mysteries.
- NEW SERIES – Vampire: The Masquerade – L.A. By Night
- The Vampire: The Masquerade – L.A. By Night chronicle follows after the events of the Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines video game, in which the Camarilla clan failed to install a new Prince of Los Angeles. Since then, they never stopped their attempts to reclaim the city as their own. Another player in the power struggle is clan Ventrue, led by Vannevar Thomas, who has declared himself Los Angeles’ new Prince. Blood, politics, and betrayal sit at the foundation of the City of Angels. This new series stars Erika Ishii (as Annabelle), Cynthia Marie (as Nelli G), B. Dave Walters (as Victor Temple), and Alexander Ward (as Jasper Heartwood), each player representing a different character from a different clan with their own motives and moral drivers. The first two episodes have entertained thousands of fans and received immensely positive responses.
- NEW SERIES – The Dark Side
- The Dark Side explores the dark and twisted truths lurking behind the most iconic faces of pop culture. From your favorite movies, shows, holidays, cartoons, and even breakfast treats, Jess and Bowser bring you the terrifying truths, salacious details, and behind the scenes haunts. New episodes of The Dark Side are available now.
- Alpha Book Blub – The Shinning
- Hosted by Nerdist’s Rachel Heine, Geek & Sundry’s Hector Navarro, and Geekbomb’s Maude Garrett, Alpha Book Club is a weekly live show where the chosen book of the month is discussed with you, the readers! You can join in the conversation in the chat, dial in to video chat with the hosts directly. This Nerdoween the Book Club is tackling a book from the master of Suspense himself, Stephen King’s The Shining.
- We’re Alive: Frontier Season 2
- We’re Alive: Frontier starts its second season this October. Geek & Sundry’s post-apocalyptic adventure follows a band of survivors as they journey into the infected American Midwest. Based on the award-winning podcast, We’re Alive: Frontier features five new characters and countless ways to die! Catch up with the intrepid crew of the Rail Driver and see how long they’ll be able to say “We’re Alive”!!! As a teaser for all fans, Episode 0 will be available to those with and without an Alpha subscription.
- Nerdist Presents
- The creative team behind Nerdist Presents will offer a special “Interview with Other Vampires” that’s sure to be a bloodsucking fun time!
- Alpha Comic Book Club
- Putting the BOO in comic books, Alpha Comic Book Club will be reading horror-themed comics all monthlong.
- The Dan Cave
- Host Dan Casey offers his expertise on must-watch Horror Anime.
- Animation Investigation
- Which cartoon offers the most chills? Animation Investigation invites fans to compare classic The Simpsons vs South Park Halloween episodes.
Nerdoween is presented by Bizarre States. New Alpha members can sign up at www.projectalpha.com with the promo code “BIZARRE” for a special free 60-day trial.
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About Geek & Sundry
Geek & Sundry is a digital entertainment company recognized for producing award-winning Internet television content, featuring leading personalities in gaming and pop culture. Founded in 2012, Geek & Sundry’s online channels offers a diverse slate of reality, narrative, and comedy content created by and for gaming enthusiasts. Geek & Sundry is owned by Legendary Entertainment and is part of Legendary Digital Networks, which includes content powerhouses Nerdist and Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls. To read daily editorial content and watch original shows, visitwww.geekandsundry.com.
Alpha is a leading premium streaming entertainment service from Legendary Digital Networks that offers access to fully interactive live and on-demand channels, exclusive shows, and a suite of innovative features that empower fans to experience the programming they love in a unique and personally customizable way. Since its launch in 2016, Alpha has given members unprecedented access to engage directly with on-air personalities and form immersive communities around their passions. Alpha’s slate of original and exclusive shows includes Talkin’ Toons, Sagas of Sundry, Painters Guild, Because Science, Bizarre States Los Angeles, and Critical Role. Try the Alpha experience commitment-free for 30 days at www.projectalpha.com.
About Legendary Digital Networks
Legendary Digital Networks (LDN) is the streaming media and branded content division of Legendary Entertainment and home to leading digital entertainment brands Nerdist, Geek & Sundry, and Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls, as well as Alpha, a premium streaming entertainment service that gives members access to new and exclusive shows and immersive community-based interactivity.