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NAMM 2012: Beat Junkies 20 Year Anniversary Performance

Nerd Reactor was at the 2012 NAMM show and caught the Beat Junkies performing in the RANE booth for their 20 year anniversary.  The Beat Junkies is a world famous

Reality Show ‘Cross Assault’ for Street Fighter X Tekken

Capcom is teaming up with IPlayWinner and Team Spooky in creating a reality internet show where 5 Street Fighter fans will be facing against 5 Tekken fans. The winner will

Comic Hit List: Damaged #5

An early copy of the fifth issue of Damaged recently appeared in our inbox here at Nerd Reactor. Before I get into the nitty gritty of it, I have to say that

Teasers for The Avengers and John Carter Super Bowl Spots

What a world we live in where we get teasers for a teaser. Take both Disney movies, The Avengers and John Carter, for example. The Avengers movie is doing a

4-Player Syndicate and Twisted Metal Demos Available Now

Soul Calibur V and Never Dead just released today, but if you’re not in the buying mood, that doesn’t mean that you’re out of options regarding new things to play.

NR Joins Pixel Perfect’s Podcast and Talks Games

I’m pretty excited about this podcast, because it’s our very first podcast as guests. Thanks to the lovely gamers, Jared Reiman, Devin Miller, and Justin Brenis at Pixel Perfect, we get

Jedi Goes to Jail After Toys R Us Incident

A jedi just can’t practice the Force without the police interrupting. 33-year-old David Allen Canterbury was honing his skills as a jedi by using Toys R Us customers at Hayden

CosCast Episode 12 – California Cons, Cosplay Photographers, and Bad Live-Action Anime Films

Here’s episode 12 of The CosCast with your hosts, Joey Rassool, Matthew Lewis, and Tara Strand. The gang talks about the many great conventions in California, cosplay photographers, perverted photographers,

RIM Tries to Revitalize Blackberry with Cartoon Superheroes = FAIL! *UPDATED*

RIM has just introduced their new “Be Bold” campaign in an attempt to raise the flailing Blackberry brand. So who will be the new face of Research in Motion? Cartoon

Everquest to go Free-to-Play

  Everquest has enjoyed a long, healthy life so far, coming onto its 13 year anniversary and releasing 18 different expansions during that time. It’s become a bit of a

Want to Play the Resident Evil 6 Demo? Well, Buy a Copy of Dragon’s Dogma

What’s the best way to push sales of a new IP? For Capcom the answer is to include a demo of Resident Evil 6 with Dragon’s Dogma. Not only will

Konami’s NeverDead Is Out Today

NeverDead is out today for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360! From developer Rebellion Developments and published by Konami, the third-person action game was conceived by Shinta Nojiri, game director

Mass Effect 3 Voice Cast Lineup Includes IGN’s Jessica Chobot and Freddie Prinze, Jr.

Along with the returning voice cast for Mass Effect 3, two new voice actors join the crew. Jessica Chobot, reporter for IGN, and Freddie Prinze, Jr. (Scooby Doo). Jessica Chobot

Neil Gaiman and Todd McFarlane Ends Dispute

The two comic book giants have finally ended their dispute over Gaiman’s claim to characters in the Spawn universe. These two have been fighting for nearly a decade about which

The Sequel to Wind Waker That Never Was or Will Be

Is it trollin’ if you create a fairly believable sequel trailer to one of the most beloved series in all of video game history? I suppose the explanation underneath the

Kindle Fire Reigns Over Samsung Galaxy Tab

The Kindle Fire is now the most used Android tablet. That honor used to belong to the Samsung Galaxy Tab two months ago. That just shows you that Amazon is

The Walking Dead’s First Three Minutes from Ep 8: Nebraska and TV Spots

Here are the first three minutes from The Walking Dead’s Episode 8, “Nebraska”. I’m really hoping that the episodes from here on out will pick up the pace, since the

Director Matthew Vaughn to Return to X-Men: First Class Sequel

There was speculation as to whether Matthew Vaughn, the director of X-Men: First Class, would return to direct the sequel. Now it’s confirmed by Deadline that he is. “Fox has

On-Set Interview with Tomb Raider XXX’s Chanel Preston, Plus New Trailer

The Tomb Raider XXX trailer debuted today, which features the stunning Chanel Preston as Lara Croft. We’ve also had a chance to interview Chanel Preston on set and see her

CES 2012: Madcatz Bringing the Fight to You

Fighting games have remained strong in the last 2 decades, with franchises like Street Fighter and Mortal Kombat still at the forefront. If you wanted the arcade experience, you had