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Loot Crate DX aims to take its product to the next level

The mystery geek box train just keeps barreling forward with the latest product announcement from Loot Crate called the Loot Crate DX. What sets the new Loot Crate DX apart from

The mind behind SVCC’s The Lord of the Rings dresses: Ashley Fee

This past week in the North California area, SVCC (Silicon Valley Comic Con) took place. As most of you know, comic conventions tend to have their own fashion shows –

Empire buys John Boyega a birthday cake… so naturally he shows up

They say that the way to someone’s heart is through their stomach, and it appears that to even the most famous among us, humans can’t resist the siren’s call of

McDonald’s Japan’s new animated ad is heartwarming

McDonald’s Japan is looking for part-timers, and what a better way to communicate to the younguns than with anime! Collaborating with Studio Colorido (who also recently did an excellent Puzzle &

Unboxing TokyoTreat, delicious candies from Tokyo (video)

Nerd Reactor recently got the chance to check out TokyoTreat, a Japanese candy monthly subscription box filled with tasty treats straight from Tokyo. There are three different boxes to choose

If Batman v Superman was like a Rocky movie

What would it be like if Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice was inspired by a Rocky movie? The Super Zeroes has released a new parody video called “Batman v

Our new dream job: Cosplay handler

What an amazing day and age we are living in. As the cosplay and convention scenes grow, so does room for growth of occupational opportunities. Much like the rock stars

JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven coming Summer 2016

Here is our first look at the upcoming PlayStation 4 title from Bandai Namco Entertainment, JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven. Fans of the JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure manga/anime series will get to enjoy

Check out this fun Division fan film, The Diversion

(Photo by Steamkittens) I have been spending a lot of time with Ubisoft’s The Division this week, and with Fury Fingers, the team that brought us the action-packed and funny

WGN America’s ‘Underground’ leaves us feeling powerless, yet determined to fight!

What’s a man supposed to do when he feels so powerless? The fear of not knowing where your next step will land. The emptiness in the pit of your stomach

Experiencing the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood

Universal Studios Hollywood is currently doing soft openings for its newest land addition – The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. The official opening of the world takes place on April

Potterheads rejoice! ‘Magic in North America’ stories coming this week on Pottermore

Just announced on Pottermore, J.K. Rowling has penned four new stories about the history of magic in North America. The first story will be released on March 8th at 9

Movie News Guide accuses Gaiman’s American Gods of white-washing by casting black actor?

Well this certainly isn’t online journalism’s finest moment. On Friday, media website Movie News Guide published an article titled “Starz ‘American Gods’ Criticized For Casting Ricky Whittle As Shadow; Book

Darth Maul is a menace in this badass Star Wars fan film

Darth Maul is a fan-favorite character thanks to his cool design and awesome fighting skills. It’s a shame that he met his end at the end of The Phantom Menace.

Marvel To Recast all Actors in the MCU and Marvel Netflix Series

It looks like everyone that has any issue with Marvel’s casting can rejoice! Marvel will no longer go through with Finn Jones (Game of Thrones) as Danny Rand for the

Power ranking MTG’s Oath of the Gatewatch Intro Packs

We’ve all been there.. standing at the store looking at the Magic the Gathering Intro Packs, and trying to decide which one to buy. You sloppily fumble through your phone

The streets of Los Angeles are running wild with ‘Zootopia’! (EXCLUSIVE)

  So I heard this great joke the other day. What happens to a frog’s car when it breaks down? It gets toad away! Mind you, it wasn’t that funny

The horror of Silent Hills’ P.T. gets remade in live-action

Remember P.T.? One of the scariest video games ever created? The only catch was that it was a DEMO for Silent Hills, a game that will never come out because Konami hates

Pokémon Boutique opens at JapanLA for Pokémon 20th Anniversary

It’s hard to believe that Pokémon is celebrating its 20th anniversary. Saturday, February 27th, fans all across the United States celebrated “Pokémon Day” by visiting different locations like GameStop, Toys ‘R’ Us,

MTG: The ‘Vault’ is re-opened as Magic announces latest set

From dragons to angels, From the Vault has been a consistent set release that many fans have anticipated year in and year out. Re-releasing cards that once held its own