The Compleat Strategist is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

1. The Compleat Strategist

8.4
Toy / Game Store · NoMad · 11 E 33rd St (btwn Madison & 5th Ave.), New York, NY

JaredJared: Check out the "Made in NYC" shelf — Burning Wheel, InSpectres, Lacuna and Dread!

HackNY is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

2. HackNY

College Technology Building · Greenwich Village · 251 Mercer St (W. 4th St.), New York, NY
Apple Store (Temp Location) is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

3. Apple Store (Temp Location)

Electronics Store · SoHo · 72 Greene St (btwn Spring & Broome St.), New York, NY
NYC Resistor is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

4. NYC Resistor

Event Space · Boerum Hill · 87 3rd Ave Fl 4 (at Bergen St), Brooklyn, NY

Zach H.Zach Hoeken: Go to NYCR and learn how to use a laser cutter, 3d printer, program an arduino or learn how to sew.

5. AlphaOneLabs

Building · Williamsburg · 148 Frost St, Brooklyn, NY
Babycastles is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

6. Babycastles

Arcade · Williamsburg · 285 Kent Ave (at S 2nd St.), Brooklyn, NY

Lauren G.Lauren Gardner: soon to be open every day offering yummy fried food! Read more.

7. NYLUG

Uncategorized · Midtown East · 590 Madison Ave, Fl 12 (53rd Street), New York, NY
Forbidden Planet is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

8. Forbidden Planet

9.2
Comic Shop · Greenwich Village · 832 Broadway (at E 13th St), New York, NY

iFanboyiFanboy: Another great NYC comic shop, chocked full of great books and merch

Kinokuniya Bookstore is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

9. Kinokuniya Bookstore

9.5
Bookstore · Midtown East · 1073 Avenue of the Americas (btwn 40th St. & 41st St.), New York, NY

jennijenni: Lots of cute Japanese merchandise, books, stationary, clothes, pens, pop culture things with a decent cafe upstairs. Must see for anyone interested in anime/Japan in general.

New York Anime Festival is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

10. New York Anime Festival

Convention Center · Hell's Kitchen · 655 W 34th St, New York, NY

Jeff W.Jeff Woo: Enjoy exclusive and extensive anime screenings, guests from America and Japan, manga, cosplay, video games, live-action Japanese cinema, fashion and food. Same time and next door to Comic Con. Read more.

New York Comicon - Artist Alley is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

11. New York Comicon - Artist Alley

Art Gallery · Hell's Kitchen · New York, NY

12. Apple Store

8.4
Electronics Store · Chelsea · 401 W 14th St (at 9th Ave), New York, NY

Lucky MagazineLucky Magazine: Leave your iPhone in a taxi in the rush between shows? Stop in here to replace it. You can also check your email and use their restroom (on the 3rd floor).

13. Village Comics

Bookstore · Greenwich Village · 214 Sullivan St (Bleeker St.), New York, NY
Midtown Comics is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

14. Midtown Comics

9.2
Comic Shop · Theater District · 200 W 40th St (at 7th Ave), New York, NY

iFanboyiFanboy: Get upstairs to look at the motherload of toys and statues.

Midtown Comics is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

15. Midtown Comics

8.6
Comic Shop · Turtle Bay · 459 Lexington Ave (E 45th St), New York, NY

iFanboyiFanboy: A little smaller, and more intimate than the other Midtown location with a great selection

Common Ground is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

16. Common Ground

Bar · Alphabet City · 206 Avenue A (btwn E 12th & E 13th St), New York, NY
Apple Store, Fifth Avenue is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

17. Apple Store, Fifth Avenue

9.2
Electronics Store · Midtown East · 767 5th Ave (btwn E 58th & E 59th St), New York, NY
Apple Store, Grand Central is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

18. Apple Store, Grand Central

8.9
Electronics Store · Midtown East · 45 Grand Central Terminal, New York, NY
Apple Store is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

19. Apple Store

8.6
Electronics Store · Lincoln Square · 1981 Broadway (at W 67th St), New York, NY
Apple Store, SoHo is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

20. Apple Store, SoHo

8.6
Electronics Store · SoHo · 103 Prince St (at Greene St), New York, NY

Mario B.Mario Batali: Check their website for their free (very cool) events and workshops.

Google New York is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

21. Google New York

Office · Chelsea · 76 9th Ave (btwn W 15th & W 16th St), New York, NY

Erin P.Erin Pettigrew: The balcony outside the cafeteria has a lovely array of picnic tables and a remarkable view of Chelsea. Makes for an excellent lunch meeting.

Museum of Mathematics (MoMath) is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

22. Museum of Mathematics (MoMath)

7.1
Museum · NoMad · 11 E 26th St (btwn Madison & 5th Ave), New York, NY
Marvel Entertainment is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

23. Marvel Entertainment

Office · Theater District · 135 W 50th St (btwn 6th and 7th Aves), New York, NY

iFanboyiFanboy: The home to The House of Ideas! NYC Headquarters of Marvel Comics. Keep your eyes peeled for webs.

24. Marvel Enterprises

Coworking Space · Rockefeller Center · 417 7th Ave, New York, NY 10001, New York, NY
DC Comics is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

25. DC Comics

Office · Theater District · 1700 Broadway (bwtn 53rd & 54th St.), New York, NY

Charles E.Charles Edge: No, Batman is not here. But a statue of him is!

Library Hotel is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

26. Library Hotel

8.5
Hotel · Midtown East · 299 Madison Ave (at 41st St), New York, NY
Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art (MoCCA) is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

27. Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art (MoCCA)

Art Museum · SoHo · 594 Broadway (at Houston St.), New York, NY

DoraDora: Got a thing for comics, cartoons, anime and graphic novels? You’ll find it all at MoCCA – just visit the website before you go to make sure exibits are age appropriate. Powered by ParentsConnect.com

Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art (MoCCA) is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

28. Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art (MoCCA)

Art Museum · SoHo · 594 Broadway (at Houston St.), New York, NY

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Unleash your inner teenager and check out the amazing rotating comic and graphic novel exhibitions at this small museum.

Museum of the Moving Image is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

29. Museum of the Moving Image

9.5
Museum · Astoria · 3601 35th Ave (at 36th St.), Astoria, NY

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: Aside from exhibiting all types of media (such as fanzines, old cameras and arcade consoles), the facility also offers a 267-seat cinema with multiple weekend screenings. Read more.

Toy Tokyo is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

30. Toy Tokyo

9.3
Toy / Game Store · East Village · 91 2nd Ave (btw 5th & 6th), New York, NY

Village VoiceVillage Voice: Winner of Best Toy Store in the Village Voice 2011 Best Of issue! Check the comtemporary design pieces from toy and graffiti artists.

Barcade is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

31. Barcade

9.1
Bar · East Williamsburg · 388 Union Ave (btwn Ainslie & Powers St), Brooklyn, NY
The Paley Center for Media is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

32. The Paley Center for Media

8.7
Museum · Midtown East · 25 W 52nd St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), New York, NY

The Transit NavigatorThe Transit Navigator: Head to this wonderful museum and see the history of Television and Radio. Then, watch an episode of I Love Lucy and other classics in the theater. Finally, pick a tape to watch in your own booth!

Brooklyn Superhero Supply Co. is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

33. Brooklyn Superhero Supply Co.

9.0
Toy / Game Store · Central Slope · 372 5th Ave (at 5th St), Brooklyn, NY

Evan C.Evan Cohen: Try the cape blower machine to make sure you get the right look w your new superhero cape

Beekman Bar & Books is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

34. Beekman Bar & Books

6.9
Whisky Bar · Turtle Bay · 889 1st Ave (at E 50th St.), New York, NY
The Way Station is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

35. The Way Station

8.6
Bar · Prospect Heights · 683 Washington Ave (btwn Prospect Pl & St. Marks Ave), Brooklyn, NY

Grant R.Grant Robertson: The TARDIS is oddly larger than it looks. Tell Anders Granty said hi!

Nintendo World is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

36. Nintendo World

9.1
Video Game Store · Rockefeller Center · 10 Rockefeller Plz (at W 48th St), New York, NY

John M.John M: Check out the history of the Gameboy display on the 2nd floor, esp. the Gameboy damaged in the Gulf War that still works! and throw down with some New Super Mario Bros Wii while you're at it.

Games Workshop is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

37. Games Workshop

7.3
Hobby Shop · Greenwich Village · 54 E 8th St (Betw. Green & Mercer), New York, NY

Sean M.Sean Moulson: Best place to paint and learn any Games Workshop game. Full of good painting tips and playing tips.

JHU Comic Books is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

38. JHU Comic Books

9.2
Comic Shop · NoMad · 32 E 32nd St (btwn Madison & Park Ave), New York, NY

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Best comic book store in midtown, with huge selection of titles. Ask the staff for their recommendations based on what you're in to - they are really helpful for finding new books.

St. Mark's Comics is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

39. St. Mark's Comics

7.6
Comic Shop · East Village · 11 Saint Marks Pl (btwn 2nd & 3rd Ave), New York, NY

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: One of the best comic book stores in the city, especially for back issues. Great selection of vintage and current toys, and very knowledgeable staff - ask them about titles you're not reading yet.

Next Level is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

40. Next Level

7.8
Arcade · Sunset Park · 4013 8th Ave (btwn 40th and 41 Sts.), Brooklyn, NY

Joey B.Joey Bautista: If you think you're good at fighting games.. Wait til you come here.

FAO Schwarz is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

41. FAO Schwarz

Toy / Game Store · Midtown East · 767 5th Ave (at E 58th St), New York, NY

DoraDora: Hop across the ivories of the famous piano dance mat on the second floor. Tell the pros who perform that it’s your kid’s birthday and they’ll tap out Happy Birthday!Powered by ParentsConnect.com

Tannen's Magic Shop is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

42. Tannen's Magic Shop

7.8
Hobby Shop · Koreatown · 45 W 34th St Rm 608 (btwn 5th & 6th), New York, NY

Eric P.Eric Polhill: THE magic shop of NYC!!

Galaxy Comics is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

43. Galaxy Comics

8.0
Comic Shop · Central Slope · 429 5th Ave (9th St), Brooklyn, NY

Dan M.Dan Masso: Great for mainstream stuff but if you're looking for your indie fix best look elsewhere.

The LEGO Store is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

44. The LEGO Store

8.8
Toy / Game Store · Rockefeller Center · 620 5th Ave (at Rockefeller Plaza), New York, NY

Barrett L.Barrett Lane: As touristy as they are, the oversized Lego sculptures, including the model of Rockefeller Center, are really cool.

8 Bit & Up is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

45. 8 Bit & Up

7.3
Gaming Cafe · East Village · 86 E 3rd St (btwn 1st & 2nd Ave), New York, NY

Brandon M.Brandon McGraw: This place is great! Good selection of old school games with plenty of new stuff too. Staff is as friendly as you need them to be. Has gotten some tough reviews on Yelp but I've had great experiences.

BODIES...The Exhibition is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

46. BODIES...The Exhibition

Science Museum · Financial District · 11 Fulton St (South Street Seaport at Pier 17), New York, NY

Keith G.Keith Green: Weekends, arrive before 11am & you'll have the place to yourself.

47. Bento Burger

Asian Restaurant · East Village · 101 E 2nd St (btw. 1st Ave & Avenue A), New York, NY

AskMenAskMen: Bento is coming down hard on the burger of old with variations made of Japanese kobe beef, Korean barbecue bulgogi pork & seafood with Thai chili sauce served with Japanese pickles & mango slaw. Read more.

New York Hall of Science is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

48. New York Hall of Science

8.8
Science Museum · Flushing Meadows-Corona Park · 47-01 111th St (at 47th Ave), Corona, NY

Burton W.Burton Wynne: At the great Hall of science! I hadn't visited here since I was a kid! Read more.

Ninja New York is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

49. Ninja New York

7.8
Sushi Restaurant · Tribeca · 25 Hudson St (btwn Duane & Reade St), New York, NY

ClickflickcaClickflickca: Best food experience I have ever experienced anywhere! Great food too! Our Ninja server that night was awesome and funny! Lot's of surprises!

Hack Manhattan is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

50. Hack Manhattan

Event Space · Chelsea · 137 W 14th St, New York, NY
New Work City is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

51. New Work City

Coworking Space · Downtown Manhattan · 412 Broadway (at Canal St.), New York, NY

BaratundeBaratunde: Whoever came up with the name for this place must feel pretty satisfied with him or herself.

GenspaceNYC is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

52. GenspaceNYC

College Lab · Fort Greene · 33 Flatbush Ave, Brooklyn, NY

Sung won L.Sung won Lim: We usually do ccr5 coreceptor screening for people for the 'hack' of it haha

NYU ITP is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

53. NYU ITP

College Arts Building · Greenwich Village · 721 Broadway Fl 4 (at Waverly Pl), New York, NY

DensDens: Hey, I graduated from ITP in 2004! My thesis project, dodgeball.com (sold to Google in 05) was born here. A lot of the "life as a game" ideas in 4SQ came the "Big Games" class Frank Lantz's taught.

NYC Tech Meetup is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

54. NYC Tech Meetup

Tech Startup · Greenwich Village · New York, NY

Kirsten P.Kirsten Power: Be sure to hang out at the talks/ mixers after the main NYTM event - speak to the demo teams!

55. iPhone Developers Meetup

Uncategorized · Financial District · New York
Halloween Adventure is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

56. Halloween Adventure

8.8
Clothing Store · Greenwich Village · 104 4th Ave (btw 11th & 12th), New York, NY

Irene M.Irene M: Year-round Halloween paradise with great selection and quirky, knowledgeable staff. Also, they support the local costume/party community with special promos & events for those in the know.

Twenty Sided Store is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

57. Twenty Sided Store

9.2
Toy / Game Store · Williamsburg · 362 Grand St (at Marcy St), Brooklyn, NY

BlackStar StudiosBlackStar Studios: Super convenient for the Brooklyn based! If you are in Williamsburg and game, you owe it to yourself to stop in. Ask for Pathfinder stuff and ask for local Brooklyn based publishers!

58. Space Shuttle Enterprise

Moving Target · Central Harlem · New York, NY
HOPE Number Nine is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

59. HOPE Number Nine

Convention Center · Chelsea · 7 Avenue A, New York, NY

Bunni3 B.Bunni3 Burn: Best hacker con....ever.

World Maker Faire is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

60. World Maker Faire

Other Event · Flushing Meadows-Corona Park · 47-01 111th St (at 44th Ave.), Corona, NY

O'Reilly MediaO'Reilly Media: The Smart Phone Application is a great tool to make your Maker Faire experience more fun and find more information about makers and sponsors. 'Read More' has link to the app for Android and iPhone. Read more.

Recurse Center is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

61. Recurse Center

Building · SoHo · 455 Broadway (Grand St.), New York, NY
Bergen Street Comics is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

62. Bergen Street Comics

9.2
Comic Shop · North Slope · 470 Bergen St (at Flatbush), Brooklyn, NY

iFanboyiFanboy: Check out the sweet original art on display in one of New York's best comic book stores.

Strand Bookstore is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

63. Strand Bookstore

9.6
Bookstore · Greenwich Village · 828 Broadway (at E 12th St), New York, NY

RackedRacked: This over-80-year-old establishment houses thousands of discounted new and used titles, rare books, and hard-to-find art and photography books. A total classic. [Racked 38 Member] Read more.

Hive at 55 is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

64. Hive at 55

7.3
Coworking Space · Financial District · 55 Broad St, Fl 13 (Beaver Street), New York, NY

Brian D.Brian DiFeo: work out of the hive and join a great community of independent professionals!

Alpha One Labs is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

65. Alpha One Labs

College Lab · Williamsburg · 657 Meeker Ave (Kingsland), Brooklyn, NY

David H.David Huerta: Tweet @alphaonelabs to hear a robot voice speak your tweet!

66. New Work City

Event Space · Hudson Square · 200 Varick St Rm 507B (Houston St), New York, NY

drron S.drron Suarez: Best co-working in Manhattan - with really smart, friendly members Read more.

OpenPlans is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

67. OpenPlans

Building · SoHo · 148 Lafayette St (btw Grand & Howard), New York, NY

noel h.noel hidalgo: raid the fridge, it's always full of beer

Action Burger is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

68. Action Burger

7.6
Burger Joint · East Williamsburg · 292 Graham Ave, Brooklyn, NY

Noah P.Noah Pryor: Burgers are delicious, free arcade!

Gotham City Lounge is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

69. Gotham City Lounge

8.3
Dive Bar · Bushwick · 1293 Myrtle Ave, Brooklyn, NY

Brett S.Brett Saxon: Best bar on the southside of Bushwick!

Tumblr HQ is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

70. Tumblr HQ

Tech Startup · Flatiron District · 35 E 21st St (at Broadway), New York, NY
tardis is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

71. tardis

Moving Target · North Slope · All Of Time And Space, New York, NY
Gallery 69 is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

72. Gallery 69

7.3
Art Gallery · Tribeca · 69 Leonard St, New York, NY
Hope is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

73. Hope

Other Great Outdoors · Turtle Bay · New York, NY
HOPE X is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

74. HOPE X

Conference · Chelsea · 401 7th Ave, New York, NY
Anime Castle is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

75. Anime Castle

Toy / Game Store · Flushing · 35-32 Union Sq W (Northern Boulevard), New York, NY

76. ToyQube

Toy / Game Store · Downtown Flushing · 3706 Prince St, Flushing, NY
Two-Bits Retro Arcade is one of Ultimate NYC Nerd List.

77. Two-Bits Retro Arcade

8.3
Arcade · Lower East Side · 153 Essex St (at Stanton St), New York, NY