Microsoft wants to ‘introduce’ to you the Xbox One…again…

Guys! Hey guys! Guys! Listen, guys! It’s the Xbox One and it’s finally here!!! Wait – wasn’t it already here during E3? According to recent news, Phil Spencer, the VP of Microsoft Game Studios, along with Phil Harrison, the corporate VP of Interactive Entertainment, are planning to reintroduce the Xbox One … Continue reading

Five drinks from science fiction and fantasy


I recently read this article on NPR by Jason Sheehan, which begins with a recollection of the scene from Road Warrior in which Max eats dog food, but soon expands into an examination of food and drink as an integral element of sci- fi and fantasy world building. After I … Continue reading

First two episodes out for Monty Oum and Rooster Teeth’s RWBY


Rooster Teeth has recently released the first two episodes for RWBY, a cel-shaded animated web series created by the talented animator, Monty Oum (Haloid, Dead Fantasy). The series is heavily inspired by anime and Japanese video games. Before the release of the series, we’ve been teased by four different trailers, … Continue reading

Joseph Gordon-Levitt to play Doctor Strange?

These rumors persisted for a bit a couple months ago and are now resurfacing again. Will Joseph Gordon-Levitt, or better known as JGL, be donning the mystic wardrobe of Marvel’s ultimate sorcerer supreme? JGL’s last superhero screen time consisted of working with Christian Bale in The Dark Knight Rises, which … Continue reading

Avengers 2 will have more Hawkeye! Oh my!

Will the real Hawkeye please stand up? NO, not you Zombie Hawkeye! You’re benched – indefinitely. Guess who’s glad to actually be playing Clint Barton this time around in the Avengers 2? Yes, Mr. Jeremy Renner! We’ve all heard what Mr. Renner had to say about his minimal role in … 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

The original Power Rangers (US version) are back in a brand new graphic novel


Remember the ’90s? Remember the original Power Rangers? Of course you do; it was a staple of that decade much like boy bands and Zima. ’90s kids spent hours watching their favorite colorful teens fight the evil Rita Repulsa and her horde of Putties. Now they can read about this … Continue reading

Tired of people sneaking up behind you? Now you can stay alert with the Tingling Electronic Spidey Sense Shirt


Are you a paranoid person who thinks the world is out to get you? Thanks to ThinkGeek, you can feel safer with the Tingling Electronic Spidey Sense Shirt, since you’ll be more alert of your surroundings. The front of the shirt features an artwork Spider-Man’s head with tingling action. On … Continue reading

Labyrinth of Jareth Masquerade 2013 photo gallery


Photos by Kimberly Pham Labyrinth of Jareth is a fantasy masquerade ball filled with the best elaborate costumes and creatures. Filled with the sexiest attendees, live music/performances, and some intricate booths, it’s never a dull moment. The best thing of all is that everybody is dressed up, so the illusion … Continue reading

Harassment in the nerd place: What can be done?

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After every major convention or industry event, we are flooded with articles from men and women who witnessed or were victims of inappropriate conduct and/or sexual harassment. This year’s E3 was no exception, with stories of people being inappropriately touched, someone handing out their business card by slipping it into … Continue reading

GoFreakMedia presents: Hot Sexy Cosplay Live: An Erotic Costume Ball at Comic Con!


Going to Comic Con? Do you have any plans for Thursday night, July 18th, of Comic Con? Well, we have an event for you! GoFreakMedia is holding an Erotic Costume Ball. It’s not just female cosplayers, there are sexy male cosplayers there as well There will be drinks, dancing, costume … Continue reading

Nerd Reactor sponsors Hotline Comic-Con party Friday, July 19th, featuring Miami Horror DJs


San Diego Comic-Con is almost here, and we’re co-sponsoring the Hotline Comic-Con party in San Diego on Friday night, July 19, 2013. And yes, there will be a full service bar. Check out the information below. Hotline Comic-Con Featuring Miami Horror DJs & Scattle This year, Oh! Eyemusing, RichAndCreamy, Paradise … Continue reading

Gay organization, Geeks OUT!, protests ‘Ender’s Game’


Ender’s Game is quickly becoming one of the most anticipated films of the fall season, but like many films, it is facing social protesting by gay organization Geeks Out. The author of the Ender’s Game series, Orson Scott Card, is a well-known gay-rights opponent who has actively expressed his opinion … Continue reading

Go Grindhouse with Batman 1972


Batman is a timeless character, so much so that it is possible to see him fit into almost any decade. Artist Francesco Francavilla thinks so too, and has created several character designs for a grindhouse version of Batman called ‘Batman 1972′. This iteration of the dark detective would see him … Continue reading