About John 'Spartan' Nguyen

John "Spartan" Nguyen is the editor-in-chief at Nerd Reactor and is based in Orange County, CA. He is a graphic designer and illustrator. Meet the Nerd Reactor Team

Power Rangers Super Megaforce Legendary Megazord figure review

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We’re around the 20th anniversary of the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, and to celebrate we decided to check out the Legendary Megazord figure from Power Rangers Super Megaforce, the 21st season of Power Rangers. (Yes, the show is still going on.) The Legendary Megazord is inspired by pirates, as you … Continue reading

Jason Momoa as Aquaman photo manip

Many sites are confirming that Jason Momoa is going to portray the King of Atlantis, Aquaman, but neither Warner Bros. or the filmmakers have made it official. He has mentioned recently that he’s tired of people asking him about Aquaman. Check out this really bad-ass photo manipulation of Jason Momoa as Aquaman from … Continue reading

Bryan Singer under investigation again for sexual abuse…this time with NYPD

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Bryan Singer was accused and charged of sexual abuse with a minor. Recently, the charges were dropped. You’d think Singer would get a break, but another alleged sexual scandal has surfaced involving a New York City man in his twenties. The NYPD is investigating the alleged incident that happened in March 2014. … Continue reading

First look at Margot Robbie as Jane in live-action Tarzan

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Tarzan fanart by Eddie Nunez Harry Potter director David Yates is directing the live-action Tarzan movie starring Alexander Skarsgard (True Blood) as the title character. Tarzan’s love interest, Jane Porter, will be played by the beautiful Margot Robbie, who can be seen in The Wolf of Wall Street. (I admit I … Continue reading

Harrison Ford is back in action for Star Wars: Episode VII

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Harrison Ford was injured on the set of J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars: Episode VII back in June, causing the production to be delayed. Now production has started again earlier this week at Pinewood Studios in the UK, according to The Hollywood Reporter. For the production to be delayed, that means Han … Continue reading

The Walking Dead cast gets silly with new portraits, plus new character

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Check out these new character portraits from The Walking Dead Season 5 courtesy of Entertainment Weekly. The recent photo feature the cast (Andrew Lincoln, Lauren Cohan, Steven Yeun, Norman Reedus) having some fun while getting ready for the zombie horde. The Walking Dead Season 5 premieres Sunday, October 12 at 9:00pm ET/PT. … Continue reading

Ubisoft delays release of Assassin’s Creed Unity by two weeks

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For those of you looking forward to Assassin’s Creed Unity being released on October 28th, I got some bad news for you. Ubisoft has delayed the game by two weeks, with the new release date being November 11th in the U.S. and November 13th in Europe. Ubisoft made the announcement on … Continue reading

inFAMOUS: First Light DLC (PS4 review)


The first DLC story from inFAMOUS: Second Son is here called “First Light” and follows Fetch, the neon-powered Conduit, looking to find her kidnapped brother. If you have played Second Son, then you already know her story, but the DLC helps you relive the actual moments. Just like Second Son, … Continue reading

Disney’s animated short, Feast, gets new images

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Disney has been coming up with some very fun and heartfelt animated shorts including “Paperman”. So what short can we expect for the upcoming Big Hero 6 film? Walt Disney Animation Studios’ has released new images for Feast, a story about a man’s love life through the eyes of a puppy. The … Continue reading

Joaquin Phoenix finally in ‘final talks’ to play Doctor Strange?

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Yes, it’s like playing yo-yo when we’re discussing casting rumors for Doctor Strange. The names range from Jared Leto to the recent Boardwalk Empire’s Jack Huston. Now it looks like it’s circulating back to Joaquin Pheonix again. According to Collider, Phoenix is in the final talks to portray the Marvel magician. … Continue reading

Bryan Singer sexual abuse lawsuit dropped

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X-Men: Days of Future Past director Bryan Singer was accused of sexually abusing Michael Eagen when he was a minor. It was pretty bad to the point that Singer promoting the X-Men film was affected and his future of directing X-Men: Apocalypse wasn’t certain. Now the lawsuit has been dropped, according to … Continue reading

Ridley Scott responds to the white washing of Exodus: Gods and Kings


Ridley Scott’s Exodus: Gods and Kings was called racist when it was revealed that he hired white actors to play Egyptian and Hebrew characters; for example Christian Bale as Moses, Joel Edgerton as Ramses, Sigourney Weaver as Tuya, and Aaron Paul as Joshua. Hollywood has been known to cast white actors to … Continue reading

Leaked Doctor Doom photos from Fantastic Four reboot

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Art by Michael Turner A leaked photo of the Thing from Josh Trank’s Fantastic Four reboot has been popping up all over the Internet, but it was quickly taken down due FOX sending out cease and desist orders. Later the actual director tweeted the same photo, which was also taken … Continue reading

Steve Rogers’ story will end in Captain America 3?


Fans have been speculating whether Steve Rogers’ story would end in the third Captain America movie. A big hint was that Chris Evans only signed up for 6 Marvel films. 3 films are already out of the way with Captain America: The First Avenger, The Avengers, and Captain America: The Winter … Continue reading

New-gen game, Lords of the Fallen, gets a ‘World’ trailer

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Bandai Namco Games has just released a new trailer for CI Games’ Lords of the Fallen, an action-RPG game that’s coming to the PS4, Xbox One and PC. Just in time for PAX Prime, the 3-minute trailer gives gamers a glimpse into what they can expect including diverse landscapes. Lords of … Continue reading