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The Dan Cave

The Dan Cave

Deep within the underground network of caverns beneath Nerdist HQ is a special place where pop culture, passion, and groanworthy puns collide: THE DAN CAVE. Each week, your host, Dan Casey, will use his expert knowledge of pop culture, amiable demeanor, incredible sense of humor, unrivaled handsomeness, and tremendous modesty to take you on a deep dive into the worlds of cinema, prestige television, comic books, and much more. As Uncle Ben once said, with great power comes great responsibility, and Dan feels a great responsibility to give you an insider’s perspective of the expansive, often daunting world of pop culture. You know, like a nerdier Jules Verne. From putting breaking news stories under the microscope (What does Harrison Ford’s broken leg mean for Star Wars?) to sounding off on burning nerd questions (What’s really going on with the DC Cinematic Universe?) to curating some of the best pieces of pop culture ephemera the Internet has to offer (have you seen the slow-mo BMX prom scene from Rad?), Dan will be your spirit guide through the wide world of nerdiness, offering up a little something for everyone and plenty of laughs along the way.

Everything You Need to Know About X-Men's Apocalypse

Everything You Need to Know About X-Men's Apocalypse

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The Best Worst Movie Sequels That Were Never Made

The Best Worst Movie Sequels That Were Never Made

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9 of the Best Worst STAR WARS Ripoffs Ever Made

9 of the Best Worst STAR WARS Ripoffs Ever Made

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Everything You Need to Know About Marvel's Black Panther

Everything You Need to Know About Marvel's Black Panther

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Everything You Need to Know About Marvel's CIVIL WAR

Everything You Need to Know About Marvel's CIVIL WAR

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15 Movies You Absolutely Need to See This Summer

15 Movies You Absolutely Need to See This Summer

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Everything You Need to Know About DOCTOR STRANGE

Everything You Need to Know About DOCTOR STRANGE

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9 New Anime Series You Need to Watch This Spring

9 New Anime Series You Need to Watch This Spring

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Is the DC Cinematic Universe Heading Towards CRISIS ON INFINITE EARTHS?

Is the DC Cinematic Universe Heading Towards CRISIS ON INFINITE EARTHS?

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6 Times Superman Was a Super Jerk

6 Times Superman Was a Super Jerk

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8 WTF-Worthy Films to See Before You Die

8 WTF-Worthy Films to See Before You Die

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6 Totally Insane Alternate Movie Endings You Need to See

6 Totally Insane Alternate Movie Endings You Need to See

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Everything You Need to Know About BATMAN V SUPERMAN's Doomsday

Everything You Need to Know About BATMAN V SUPERMAN's Doomsday

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The Best (and Weirdest) Fan-Made POKÉMON Games You Need to Play

The Best (and Weirdest) Fan-Made POKÉMON Games You Need to Play

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Everything You Need to Know About X-MEN: APOCALYPSE's Psylocke

Everything You Need to Know About X-MEN: APOCALYPSE's Psylocke

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The Deadpool-Thanos-Death Connection: Marvel's Weirdest Love Triangle

The Deadpool-Thanos-Death Connection: Marvel's Weirdest Love Triangle

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The 5 Most Insane POKÉMON Fan Theories

The 5 Most Insane POKÉMON Fan Theories

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8 Marvel and DC Movies That Almost Happened

8 Marvel and DC Movies That Almost Happened

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Everything You Need to Know About DEADPOOL

Everything You Need to Know About DEADPOOL

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Golden Globes 2016 Predictions: Who Will Win and Who Should Win

Golden Globes 2016 Predictions: Who Will Win and Who Should Win

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The Best New TV Heading Our Way in 2016

The Best New TV Heading Our Way in 2016

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The Best Binge-worthy TV Shows of 2015

The Best Binge-worthy TV Shows of 2015

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How Steven Spielberg Won a $40 Million STAR WARS Bet

How Steven Spielberg Won a $40 Million STAR WARS Bet

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The Crazy Low-Budget STAR WARS Sequel That Almost Happened

The Crazy Low-Budget STAR WARS Sequel That Almost Happened

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