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Benson Chen is a contributing writer for Nerd Reactor. <a href="http://nerdreactor.com/about/">Meet the Nerd Reactor Team</a>

4Kids will soon lose hold over the Yu-Gi-Oh! series

Following their recent bankruptcy, some papers filed to the US Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York on Tuesday has revealed some interesting insight. Famous North American anime

Review: Mythbusters ‘Newton’s Crane Cradle’ Episode

Continuing our reviews on the new Mythbusters season, I present you with episode 172, “Newton’s Crane Cradle” With the new season starting only last week, the Mythbusters have decided to

Bethesda Officially Confirmed Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Collector’s Edition

Earlier today, Bethesda has announced a collector’s edition for their highly anticipated Elder Scroll V: Skyrim. the Collector’s Edition will cost  $149.99. It will be made available for Xbox 360,

New PS3 Model Will Have a Change in Output format

Kotaku has recently released some GameStop internal memo about the new “K” model of the PS3 coming to store shelves. According to the memo, the new model will support only

Anime Expo 2011: What Aniplex Has Done For Us

Puella Magi Madoka Magika, one of the more popular titles of the past year, is coming state side. Aniplex of America has announced last Friday at Anime Expo that they

Anime Expo 2011: Aksys Games Panel Highlights

Unlike last year, Aksys Games did not have many titles to reveal to us, fans, but that does not mean the games made us any less excited. As their first

The Very Special Edition of Otomedius Excellent

Otomedius Excellent, the game where Konami decided to combine the two loves of an otaku, side scrolling shoot ’em up games and anime girls in sexy outfits. For the first

A New Way to Look at Pokemon

A lot of people, myself included, grew up playing, or at least watching others play Pokemon games. To us, Pokemon are the pets that our parents never allowed us to

Mass Effect 3 Collector’s Edition is Out of this World

Following the tradition of making collector’s edition for hardcore fans, EA games has announced the content for the collector’s edition of the highly anticipated Mass Effect 3, and it is

Prototype 2 Now with More Mayhem and Destruction

The E3 Trailer for Prototype 2 has just been released, and the game looks more bad ass than ever. Now with more blood, more mayhem, new abilities, and renewed graphics,

This Will Probably be the New Name for the NGP

A few days ago, Kotaku broke the story about the page source code on Sony’s website about a product named “PS Vita”, article here. Now, we are all waiting for

Tetris Coming Out of the Screen and Onto a Handheld Near You

After almost 30 years, Tetris has become one of the most well known video games of all time. Many versions of Tetris have existed down the long line of Nintendo handhelds.

Final Fantasy V Coming State Side on the PSN

After being taunted by Square Enix with a Japanese PSN release, and an announcement for the European release, an ESRB rating has revealed Square Enix’s intention of bringing this game

Australians Goes Back in Time with the Ocarina

A few days ago, Kotaku reported that a French writer from the French site, Le Mag Jeux Video, had received a plastic ocarina and a wooden (maybe wood-patterned) pen as their press

Ubisoft Has Assassin’s Creed, Splinter Cell, and Ghost Recon Movies for You

Since its initial launch earlier this year, Ubisoft’s motion picture department is not wasting any time in getting some of their biggest franchises onto the silver screen. 3D feature movies

Chrono Trigger Coming to Wii Virtual Console This Week

Your Wii Virtual Console will get a blast from the past this week with the release of the 1995 classic Chrono Trigger. Being one of the best RPG’s of all

The 3DS Store Won’t be Launched as Planned

When the 3DS launched, the online store was not ready for business quite yet. With the original intention of releasing the internet browser along with the launch of the online

You Will Be Old in the Next Assassin’s Creed

The fourth and final Assassin’s Creed game featuring Ezio, Assassin’s Creed: Revelations, is due out later this year. Since this is the last game in the Ezio trilogy, it is

Trigun Movie Cast Confirmed

The North American anime company Funimation has confirmed to be releasing an English dub version of the widely popular movie Trigun: Badlands Rumble. The cast list is as follows: Johnny

iOS RPG Chaos Rings Gets Prequel and Sequel

Last year, Square Enix decided to release a Japanese RPG game to the Apple app store. Released on the iOS devices, Chaos Rings is a turn-based dungeon crawler that was