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The Basement is the best escape room experience in LA and OC

Escape rooms have been getting really popular worldwide, with many popping up all over Southern California. Imagine yourself in a real-life video game where you and a small group of

House of Blues shows off bigger and flashier venue in Anaheim

House of Blues has closed up its Sunset and Downtown Disney venues and is opening up in a new Southern California flagship location at the Anaheim GardenWalk. Nerd Reactor had the

Beyond Wonderland debuts new theme for 2017

EDM and music festivals in general have definitely come a long way from what they were in the past before. Over the years, festivals like EDC, Nocturnal and Tomorrowland have

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter LA party this Friday

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter is hitting theaters this Friday, and Club Nerdtopia will be hosting a night event in honor of the film. Join Resident Evil fans and cosplayers

Cards Against Humanity is looking for a new CEO

Cards Against Humanity, the #1 best-selling card game and global phenomenon is looking for a new CEO, according to a posting they made on Craigslist yesterday. And anyone can apply! However,

Lucille beer being produced for fans of The Walking Dead

Apparently, the controversial fiasco with Negan and his beloved baseball bat, Lucille, has made quite an impression among fans of The Walking Dead. Memes and sketches are to be expected,

Lucasfilm officially reveals ‘Star Wars: Episode VIII’ title

It’s official! Lucasfilm today has announced that Star Wars: Episode VIII will now be officially called Star Wars: The Last Jedi. It’s a very ominous title with plenty of questions arising

CES 2017 Tech Awards

Another CES has passed, and it was filled with new technology that will change our daily lives, with everything from self-driving vehicles, companion apps that will let us do everything

‘Totally Awesome Hulk’ comic series pairs Hulk with Marvel Asian heroes

Asian Americans have been in pop culture news a lot recently, though usually it’s because of Matt Damon films or Steve Harvey jokes. So it’s nice to see a pretty uniformly

Review: Dungeon and Dragons – Storm King’s Thunder

Dear Reactorites, I apologize for my disappearance. I was lost in Ten-Towns selling scrimshaw to survive, alas I have returned to greet you with my long waited review of Dungeon

Myx TV’s My Motto: How Yaya Han built a cosplay empire – exclusive video

We’ve known Yaya Han through her many beautiful cosplays. She has created an entire empire through her art of cosplaying. But, little is known about Yaya’s life and the struggle

Fnatic Duel TMA-2 headset review

If you haven’t heard of Fnatic, here’s a little tidbit about the company: It’s very popular in the world of professional competitive gaming. It boasts a lot of PC gaming accessories

Review: Escape the Hydeout and find Dr. Jekyll

The Nerd Reactor Escape Room crew are back in the saddle again with our first escape room of the new year. Our newest challenge comes courtesy of Mission Escape Games

‘Batman Vol. 1: I Am Gotham’ showcases compelling tale of emotion and bravery (preview)

As much as the discussion is still wide open, in terms of their films, it’s pretty easy to say that DC is still knocking it out of the park in

Ben Affleck rules Florida -but not his accent- in ‘Live by Night’ (review)

“I signed up to fight in the war. I went away a soldier, I came home an outlaw.” We are in full swing of 2017, and now that a lot of

Idris Elba offers opportunity to ‘pound his yams’ for charity

Critically-acclaimed actor and sex symbol Idris Elba is offering an opportunity for you and a friend to be his Valentine’s date. Through his partnership with Omaze, they are offering you

Naughty America VR turned me on in a packed room at CES

Naughty America is moving grounds with VR, and thanks to the technology, porn finally made an appearance at CES 2017 since 1998. With a lot of cool tech being shown

CES 2017: Kingston shows off new SSDS and 2TB flash drive

Kingston had a very successful CES run this year as they showed off many new and updated products that are all affordable and made for the both the consumer and

The Princess Bride gets an Honest Trailer

One of the most funny and iconic films in cinema history has gotten an Honest Trailer! The Princess Bride is one of those films that no matter what time of

Move over Vans, these retro Super Nintendo sneakers are amazing

Last year, Vans teamed up with Nintendo to release a line of retro-inspired shoes and apparel. Now, a new company, Freaker Sneaks, has just released a pair of custom-made sneakers inspired by the Super