SDCC 2013: Captain America: The Winter Soldier Hall H panel and trailer description

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The second panel during the Marvel Studios block is Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Attending the panel was directors Joe and Anthony Russo, Frank Grillo (Brock Rumlow), Emily Van Camp (Sharon Carter), Cobie Smulders (Maria Hill), Anthony Mackie (Falcon), Sebastian Stan (Bucky Barnes/Winter Soldier), Samuel L. Jackson (Nick Fury), Scarlett … Continue reading

SDCC 2013: Guardians of the Galaxy Hall H panel and detailed footage description

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The final panel during the Marvel Studios block is my most anticipated Phase 2 film, Guardians of the Galaxy. Marvel Studios head honcho stated that Guardians of the Galaxy started filming 14 days ago (at the time of the panel) so it was a complete surprise that James Gunn and the … Continue reading

Disney Infinity at SDCC 2013: Collecting figures and playing as Disney characters

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At E3 2013, Disney really went big to promote the upcoming Disney Infinity game/ultimate toy collection where you can play adventures with some of your favorite Disney character from a vast library including animated/live-action movies and cartoon series. While E3 is mostly for game industry and media, San Diego Comic-Con … Continue reading

Star Wars Celebration VII heads to Anaheim, CA just in time for Episode 7 in 2015

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Star Wars Celebration is the official Star Wars convention produced by Lucasfilms. The convention travels all over the world every few years starting in 1999. The years are very sporadic, usually to coincide with the release, re-release or anniversary of a Star Wars movie. During Star Wars Celebration Europe II … Continue reading

SDCC 2013: Plants vs. Zombies 2

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You’d be hard pressed to find someone who hasn’t at least heard of the Popcap game, Plants vs Zombies. Just when you thought your garden was safe, Popcap has come out with a sequel, Plants vs. Zombies 2, and it’s looking to be just as addictive as the first game. We … Continue reading

NR Podcast #10: San Diego Comic-Con Edition

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Download | Itunes | Subscribe to RSS | Previous Episodes San Diego Comic-Con 2013 is over, and the Nerd Reactor gang gathers around and talks about the exciting things that happened out of the gigantic nerd convention. We talk about X-Men: Days of Future Past, Godzilla, Avengers: Age of Ultron and more. Hosts: … Continue reading

The types of people you’ll find at a nerd convention

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Check out this art from Dorkly featuring the many types of people you’ll find at a nerd/anime/comic book convention. You’ve got your celebrities who’s pimping out their latest project, the washed-up celebrity who charges for their autographs, the cosplayer who makes everything sexy, Homestuck cosplayers, and more. And if you’ve … Continue reading

Interview with Evil Dead’s Jane Levy and Fede Alvarez at Comic-Con

I was given the ABSOLUTE pleasure of meeting and conducting an interview with Evil Dead’s brilliant director Fede Alvarez and the stunning lead actress Jane Levy while at San Diego Comic-Con. As a huge fan of the original trilogy I was emotionally invested in the re-creation of the film and … Continue reading

San Diego Comic-Con cosplay music videos galore!

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Our good friends over at Aggressive Comix and Sneaky Zebra have released their San Diego Comic-Con cosplay music videos. Check them out below. Sneaky Zebra is one of my favorite cosplay music video groups, and I’m sad I didn’t get to meet them during the big nerd convention (They’re based … Continue reading

SDCC ’13: Kotobukiya statues to throw your money at

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Comic-Con is a place that houses everything nerdy. Everything from comic books to video games can be found under one large exhibit hall, leaving yourself little time to discovery everything. Over at the Kotobukiya USA booth, you can find everything from anime to video games statues, figures and other collectibles. Back at Wondercon, … Continue reading

SDCC 2013: Game of Thrones Ascent at the Game of Thrones Experience

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Fans of HBO’s Game of Thrones were flocking to the Game of Thrones Experience at San Diego’s Realm Exhibition, across from the Omni Hotel. As fans lined up and down the street, Nerd Reactor was given a special inside look into the exhibit and Disruptor Beam’s new game, Game of Thrones Ascent, … Continue reading

New challengers appear with the Hello Kitty x Street Fighter line up San Diego Comic-Con

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Sanrio’s Hello Kitty has never been shy of crossovers or tons of cute collectibles. At last year’s Comic-Con, the Toynami booth showcased three new Capcom-themed Hello Kitty plushies: A Chun-Li x Hello Kitty, Ryu x Hello Kitty and Bison x Hello Kitty plushies, which instantly became a talk of the … Continue reading

Loki surprises San Diego Comic-Con during the Thor: The Dark World panel (video)

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For those of you who couldn’t make it to the Marvel Studios panel in Hall H during San Diego Comic-Con, today is your lucky day. Now you’ll get to see Tom Hiddleston making a surprise appearance dressed as the god of mischief, Loki, as he addresses the peasants during the … Continue reading

CosCast #64: Talking with Anthony Misiano, AKA Harley’s Joker

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Download | Subscribe to RSS | Previous Episodes Hello audience, and welcome to episode 64 of the CosCast. This week’s episode was recorded at San Diego Comic-Con 2013 at the Hyatt. We talk to Anthony Misiano (aka Harley’s Joker) and his beautiful girlfriend, Alyssa. Two of them are amazing rising stars in the … Continue reading

SDCC 2013: Hanging out at the Konami Suite

Nerd Reactor was graciously invited to a small Konami gathering at one of the luxurious hotels in Downtown San Diego. Myself, along with JR and Eric, didn’t know what to expect when we arrived at the suite. I was expecting some sort of panel in a hotel room, however that … Continue reading

The Sidekick premieres at San Diego Comic-Con

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This year, San Diego Comic-Con attendees had the opportunity to attend the premiere screening of The Sidekick, a short film written and starring Rob Benedict and a star-studded cast. In the film, Benedict plays Max McCabe, an aging sidekick with fast hands and a gift for witty one-liners. When Max … Continue reading

Winter is coming right now with these Game of Thrones SDCC collectibles and exclusive

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San Diego Comic-Con is known for exclusives, and if you’re a fan of Game of Thrones, then you can bet your ass that there will be exclusive collectibles from the hit HBO show. HBO has announced a bunch of new licensed collectibles from Dark Horse, Funko, Insight Editions & Factory Entertainment. … Continue reading

Batman: Arkham Origins talks new voice talent, a female Copperhead, and the possibility of Batgirl?

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Today was the first day of San Diego Comic-Con for most attendees, and many were fortunate enough to catch a sneak peek at the up-and-coming Batman: Arkham Origins at their panel. The game, currently being developed by WB Montreal, is a prequel to Rocksteady’s highly praised Batman: Arkham Asylum and … Continue reading