Deadmau5 turns down Disney’s offer to remix Fantasia for the 75th Anniversary over trademark dispute

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Things are starting to heat up between  Canadian musician and the House of Mouse. In case you missed it, the whole mess started back in September when Disney denied Deadmau5’s right to trademark the mouse head he wears during his live performances. Deadmau5 aka Joel Zimmerman, was extremely outraged by Disney’s … Continue reading

Throwback Thorsday: Vintage Halloween Commercials

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The Halloween season is officially upon us which means that it’s time to dress up, watch horror films and bask in the nostalgia of youth. Unfortunately, there aren’t many Halloween-centric commercials around these days, but is’t that what YouTube is for? Please enjoy this collection of retro Halloween promos from … Continue reading

WB reveals plans for DC films like Wonder Woman, Cyborg and Suicide Squad, plus Flash and Aquaman actors confirmed

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This is big news for the WB and DC camp. After Marvel revealed some big news for its upcoming plans with Robert Downey Jr. and Captain America 3, WB followed suit by announcing its big plans. Warner Bros. held a shareholder meeting today that revealed some pretty interesting information on the … Continue reading

‘A Brief History of Time Travel’ gets a Kickstarter

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If you’re like me, you have probably wondered what it would be like to have a time machine. Whether it be TARDIS or Delorean, I think all of us have wished for another shot at the past, or a glimpse of the future. But have you ever wondered why we’re … Continue reading

Have a safe and happy Halloween with the Power Rangers Super Megaforce

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Halloween is right around the corner, and Saban’s Power Rangers Super Megaforce is going to be having special events around the country. On October 12th, the Power Rangers will be at the Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota, filled with different activities including letting fans meet and take photos of the Power Rangers. Fans will … Continue reading

Ghostbusters to have an all-female cast

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The original Ghostbusters starred an all-male team that included Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis. Now Paul Feig has confirmed on his Twitter that he’ll be directing the new Ghostbusters film. Feig is known for directing The Heat and Bridesmaid, both comedy movies starring female characters. He will be taking that formula to … Continue reading

The Marvel Experience tour dates and locations announced

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During New York Comic Con, Hero Ventures announced today the first four tour locations for “The Marvel Experience: The World’s First Hyper-Reality Tour.” If you haven’t heard, it will feature the ultimate Marvel experience over two acres inside seven giant Domes. You’ll get to check out a life-size Avengers Quinjet, the world’s only … Continue reading

Experiencing Delusion: Lies Within, a Los Angeles interactive haunted play

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“No new horror can be more terrible than the daily torture of the commonplace.” – H.P. Lovecraft, Ex Oblivione By D.M. Kumarasinghe I hate horror. Always have. I don’t blame it on the horror, horror creators, or those who indulge in it. I hate it because my imagination is so … Continue reading

Alfonso Ribeiro gives us what we want on Dancing with the Stars!

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Did you catch Dancing with the Stars last night? If you felt a bit of nostalgia, you should. Last night’s Dancing with the Stars featured Alfonso Ribeiro with his dancing partner Witney Carson dancing to Tom Jones’ ‘It’s Not Unusual”. Known as “The Carlton”, Ribeiro and Carson performed the routine during their … Continue reading

Bilbo Baggins ready for battle in new The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies poster

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In less than two months, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies will conclude the The Hobbit Trilogy. Warner Bros. has released a new poster featuring Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman) getting ready for a fight with his sword, Sting, pointed at the viewer. Oh my how he’s grown *sniffle* … Continue reading

Golden Heart Awards recap

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On September 30th, the Beverly Wilshire brought the who’s who of the industry to celebrate a charity and the 100th birthday of a charitable organization. The Midnight Mission Golden Heart Awards Gala honored some of its most hardworking members including Carrie Fisher and Arlene Van Dyke for being an amazing … Continue reading

Interview with Scott Youngblood, Lead Game Designer of Firefall

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After my Firefall review, I had the opportunity to speak with one of the game developers from Red 5 Studios. Scott Youngblood, lead game designer of Firefall, took a moment to answer a few questions about Firefall, explained some of the mechanics and intentions of the game, the true meaning of Free-to-Play … Continue reading

John Hodgman’s ‘Star Wars’ screenplay

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The new Star Wars films are the talk of the geekosphere these days. One doesn’t have to go very deep into daily newsfeed to encounter new set photos of the Millennium Falcon or cryptic messages from director J.J. Abrams. While it’s certainly exciting that we’re getting new live action adventures … Continue reading

The Purge: Breakout – The hardest Halloween game you will ever play

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For 12 hours every year all crime is legal, including murder. Unlike last year’s Purge experience, The Purge: Breakout, a challenging half murder mystery, half haunted maze experience where the game puts you inside the basement of one of The Purge: Anarchy characters: Big Daddy. He is keeping you locked up … Continue reading

Guardians of the Galaxy Blu-ray and DVD to get Avengers: Age of Ultron sneak peek

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Marvel announced last week that we would be getting Guardians of the Galaxy on Blu-ray and DVD in December. Now we have some more info on the special features including an exclusive sneak peek at Marvel’s The Avengers: Age of Ultron. In addition to that, we also get a look at … Continue reading

Knott’s Scary Farm 2014 opening night experience

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Last night, Nerd Reactor’s John and I had the opportunity to make it out to the opening night of Knott’s Scary Farm. The opening night had so many activities to do, so many shows to see, and was beyond incredible. They had plenty of events to keep you busy, and … Continue reading

The Purge: Breakout comes to L.A. this Halloween season

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I’m a fan of horror experiences, and Los Angeles is definitely the place to be when the Halloween season hits. From interactive theatre experiences like Delusion to haunted attractions like Knott’s Scary Farm and Haunted Halloween Sports, it’s a great time for horror fans. Now The Purge: Breakout is returning to L.A. … Continue reading

Cabo San Lucas Hurricane relief by comedy show in Irvine, CA, on October 1st

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If you want to help a good cause, make your way down to beautiful Irvine, CA, in Orange County where NUVOtv has partnered with Levity Entertainment to organize “Stand Up & Deliver: Cabo Relief” event. It’s to benefit the hurricane devastated Cabo San Lucas on Wednesday October 1, 2014, and … Continue reading

Beautiful message about the truth of Internet Trolls

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We’ve dealt with issues regarding cyber bullies and internet trolls, but those were just factual articles. Here is something deeper. More emotional. More raw. Writer Shane Koyczan wrote a beautiful spoken word about internet trolls that plague us with their presence. The artwork by Gareth Gaudin mixed with the music … Continue reading