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The Angry Video Game Nerd 

A foul-mouthed nerd reviews bad video games.

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James Rolfe
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The Nerd reviews The Town With No Name, or The Game With No Plot. Someone's sick sense of humor burned onto a CDTV disc. Since he doesn't have a CDTV,, the Nerd has to dig his Amiga out...


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James Rolfe ...  The Angry Video Game Nerd / ... 200 episodes, 2004-2018
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Storyline

A series about a serious video game fan who owns almost every single game and console in the world. He goes by the name Angry Video Game Nerd, cause he's always angry when it comes to playing games that don't hold up well to their expectations. Wether it's games that have bad control scheme, unusual use of the buttons on the control, unfinished graphics, bad layouts of a level, or the kind that are too hard for an average player to play. He plays all of those type of games to show the other gamers out there just how bad they are. While the only way to find these bad game more tolerable to play the Nerd would either make fun of the game or curse constantly when struggling to play them. Written by J LeGault

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Taglines:

He's going to take you back to the past.

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Comedy | Talk-Show

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Spanish

Release Date:

25 May 2004 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

AVGN See more »

Filming Locations:

Newark, New Jersey, USA See more »

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

In the third Nerd's Game Room there is a door that is next to the stair case and the closet. That door leads to the studio space where the green screen filming takes place. It's also the area where James keeps extra copies of games he ended up receiving from donations. See more »

Goofs

If you look at the Rolling Rock bottle in some episodes, you can clearly see that beer is not in the bottle, but instead water as the liquid in the bottle isn't dark enough to be the beer. See more »

Quotes

Kyle Justin: [singing] He's gonna take you back to the past to play the shitty games that suck ass. He'd rather have a buffalo take a diarrhea dump in his ear. He'd rather eat the rotten asshole of a roadkill skunk and down it with beer. He's the angriest gamer you've ever heard. He's the Angry Nintendo Nerd. He's the Angry Atari Sega Nerd. He's the Angry Video Game Nerd.
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Alternate Versions

The Rocky episode has a different ending on the DVD than in the online episode. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Todd's Pop Song Reviews: Gorilla (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

The Angry Video Game Nerd - Christmas Theme
Written by James D. Rolfe and Kyle Justin
Performed by Kyle Justin
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My Second review.
17 June 2008 | by aaronkavo-1See all my reviews

First of, I already did a review for this in early June, 2008, but it didn't get through. Whatever. So this is my second review. Well, what can I say? The Angry Video Game Nerd is THE best internet show ever made. My personal favorite is the Bible Games episode, that was so funny. At the moment I am waiting for my Angry Nerd DVD I ordered yesterday (June 16th, 2008). I love this show. I mean, James Rolfe is so creative. He can make anyone laugh. Though it's meant for older viewers, for both nostalgia and curse words, kids and teens love it also just for being awesome. It's weird to think that I found out about this show in 2006 by mistake, but, that's the same with every show, right? Anyway check out the show, you won't be disappointed. Anyway, I hope this was helpful.


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