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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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James Rolfe ...  The Angry Video Game Nerd / ... 210 episodes, 2004-2019
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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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He's going to take you back to the past.

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Comedy | Talk-Show

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TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

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English | Spanish

Release Date:

25 May 2004 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Angry Nintendo Nerd See more »

Filming Locations:

Newark, New Jersey, USA See more »

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1.33 : 1
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The fake diarrhea used most of the times in the series is a combination of chunky peanut butter and chocolate syrup. See more »

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The Angry Nintendo Nerd: [playing Friday the 13th] That's what's awesome about this game: it's logic free. Logic is for pussies!
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He's Gonna Take You Back To The Past
17 June 2008 | by vince200002000See all my reviews

Ah yes, what can we say about The Angry Video Game Nerd? Aside from having a nerdy shirt and a pocket pouch, James Rolfe is the star of one of the funniest shows a lot of us has ever seen. Everything about the show is hilarious whether it be the words he makes up to describe how much he hates the games he plays, or to see him take out his rage on the game by destroying it after he is done with it etc. Another reason why the show is so great is because of all the neat special effects that James does, and he does one hell of an awesome job. The theme song is catchy and funny too. I applaud him for all the work he puts into his show to entertain his fans. Great job James, your show is excellent.


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