Posts From Kate Keough

American Gods: Yes, this is what we’ve been waiting for (review)

Finally, the adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s award-winning novel American Gods has come to life on screen. Nerd Reactor had the pleasure of checking out the first four out of eight

The new Fantastic Beasts exhibit debuts at Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood

Devoted Potter fans on the West Coast have long known that one of the best places to experience the magic from the Harry Potter films is at the Warner Brothers

Japanese bank unveils Hatsune Miku credit card

Most banks entice new members with points driven programs, cash back percentages and airline miles in an attempt to earn your loyalty. In Japan, banks appeal to the otaku (one

‘The Winds of Winter’ release date confirmed false by publisher

Photo credit: Nick Briggs/HBO We can all go home now, it was just a false alarm! This past weekend, an Amazon.com France listing caused quite a stir among Game of

50 Cent cosplays as Cyborg for his son’s birthday

This past weekend rapper/actor/TV producer 50 Cent, aka Curtis Jackson, threw a Teen Titans Go birthday party for his 4 year old son and cosplayed as the DC character Cyborg.

Russia has an MMA-style medieval fighting league

Photo credit: M1 Medieval via YouTube Fighting for sport and entertainment has been embedded in our culture for quite some time. Think back to gladiators in the colosseum, recent history

Natalie Portman hides Star Wars Episodes I-III from her son

Photo credit: Jimmy Kimmel Live/ABC Natalie Portman’s son is old enough to appreciate Star Wars; however, she has not allowed him to see the prequels in which she starred in

Game of Thrones’ Kit Harrington speaks now that winter is here

It’s been quite a journey for Harington’s character, Jon Snow, on the latest season of Game of Thrones. We saw him return from the dead only to face those that

Japan’s Prime Minister emerges as Super Mario during Rio Olympics closing ceremony

(Photo credit: Telegraph and AFP) The prime minister of Japan, Shinzo Abe, made a spectacular appearance at the closing ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The

Death Eaters to attack Harry Potter Wizarding World Japan this Halloween

Universal Studios’ Wizarding World in Osaka, Japan is adding a new haunting theme to their park this Halloween. Aside from the typical haunted houses and characters roaming the Universal Studios

John Williams to return to score Star Wars: Episode VIII

As a manner of tradition, John Williams confirmed this week that he will be returning for the eighth time to the Star Wars franchise to compose the score to Star

‘Music is Coming’ epic Game of Thrones concert tour announced

(Photo: HBO/LiveNation) Game of Thrones will be going on an epic concert tour across the U.S. in 2017. The tour was announced today in Hollywood with the USC Marching Band

Brie Larson prepares for Captain Marvel role

(Credit: @brielarson instagram) Brie Larson shows us how she’s already preparing to join the MCU as Captain Marvel. Tweeted this weekend, she is seen reading “Captain Marvel Volume 1: Higher,

Rare ‘The Walking Dead’ comics and art for sale through Tony Moore’s estate sale

(Credit: Image Comics) Tony Moore, co-creator of The Walking Dead, just listed an estate sale at Everything but the House which includes some pretty amazing collectible comics and art from the series.

Sadly, the Harry Potter version of Pokemon Go is a hoax… for now

(Art by Drew Wise) Due to the recent success of Pokemon Go, fans of other franchises are craving something for their own. Harry Potter fans are at the top of

Magical creatures identified in new Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them trailer

The new trailer for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them dropped at San Diego Comic-Con, revealing fresh new footage from the movie to come. Being the Harry Potter nerd that

Charlie Hunnam will not be returning to Pacific Rim 2: Maelstrom

Photo courtesy Legendary Pictures. At this past weekend’s Comic-Con, Charlie Hunnam confirmed rumors in an interview with Yahoo! that he will sadly not be reprising his role as jaeger pilot

Nintendo shares tank as investors realize Pokémon Go to make a ‘limited contribution’

The worldwide success of Pokémon Go recently sent Nintendo shares up over 70% last week, according to IGN. This week is a different story. Upon today’s market closing, Nintendo shares fell

Nerd Reactor barely survives the new Escape Hotel in Hollywood

The Nerd Reactor gents and I were invited to try out the new Escape Hotel escape room experience in Hollywood, California, this past weekend. Joined by Arvin, Narvin, Jose, John and Mark,

Netflix’s ‘Stranger Things’ takes us on an ultimate ’80s nostalgia adventure (spoilers)

Image courtesy of Netflix If you’re an ’80s baby like me, you could not resist binging all 8 episodes of ‘Stranger Things’ that premiered on Netflix this weekend. The show