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Elderwood Academy brings the wood to tabletop gaming accessories

With your precious dice as your weapons of choice in tabletop gaming, you definitely want something awesome to hold them in. Elderwood Academy will have you rolling in style with

Adidas and Parley to feature limited-release shoes during ‘Run for the Oceans’ (update)

Adidas and Parley are teaming up again to help bring awareness to ocean pollution with its second annual “Run for the Oceans” events. To help the movement, adidas will be

Quest Room’s Red Giant escape room transports you into an Egyptian tomb

Having completed over a dozen escape rooms, I wasn’t sure what to expect out of this back alley escape room in Los Angeles. I was pleasantly surprised with Quest Room’s “Red

Adidas launches the new AM4LA shoe

This weekend Adidas is releasing the brand new AM4LA, a high-performance running shoe that’s made with Parley Ocean Plastic. To celebrate the release, Adidas is opening a SPEEDFACTORY lab experience

Knott’s HangTime, the first dive coaster in CA, is its most exhilarating ride yet

Knott’s Berry Farm’s new roller coaster ride, HangTime, is now open. It’s the first and only dive coaster in the West Coast, and it is designed to give riders that

Live a real-life horror film with Quest Room’s Cannibal’s Den

Imagine waking up in a dark and dingy room with no recollection of how you got there. The room is uninviting and is reminiscent of a cellar where things go

Ziplines at Pacific Crest has us ziplining in a forest 300 feet in the air

By Arvin Santiago and John Nguyen If you’re like us at Nerd Reactor, then chances are video games, movies, and escape rooms are the activities that take up most of

Marshall releases the new Major III Bluetooth headphone

If you’re a musician, then you know the name Marshall. For years they’ve been making some of the best amps that musicians can buy. But for the last few years,

Becoming the Monster Vampyr trailer

Out from the shadows comes a gameplay trailer for the upcoming action-RPG Vampyr. Since its last story trailer a month ago, the new Vampyr trailer showcases some of the combat

Professional athletes are sporting their otaku side

Back in the days, it was rare to see a pro athlete show their love for anything nerdy or geeky. But as the years go by, it is more and

Shonen Jump celebrates 50 years

Usually 50-year anniversaries are celebrated with a gift of gold. But I think that would bankrupt Weekly Shonen Jump if they gave everyone gold. Luckily for us we get something

Rowkin’s Surge Charge true wireless sports earbuds now available

True wireless headphones are a blessing for people who are on the move, especially when you’re working out. You don’t have to worry about yanking them as you’re running and

Magic: the Gathering is set to release Dominaria for MTG Arena!

Wizards of the Coast have just dominated the trading card game industry. In terms of any table top card game, there has yet to arise any other that could knock it

Kung Fu Panda: The Emperor’s Quest opens June 15 at Universal Studios Hollywood

Mark your calendar for June 15th, because Kung Fu Panda and friends are invading Universal Studios Hollywood at the all-new DreakWorks Theatre. DreamWorks Animation and Universal Creative’s “Kung Fu Panda: The

‘This Bar Saves Lives’ to launch in Starbucks nationwide

‘This Bar Saves Lives’ is about to save more lives. On April 17, This Bar Saves Lives granola bars will be launched in Starbucks nationwide (It is currently only sold on

Huawei Mate 10 Pro review

The name Huawei is relatively unknown here in the U.S, but globally, it is the second largest phone manufacturer. Now Huawei is looking to make a name for itself in

The LegionFX Chamber is now open in Los Angeles this weekend only!

The second season of Legion is upon us as it premieres this coming Tuesday on FX! To celebrate the release of the season, FX and Marvel Studios have opened up

Get your sweet fix at Candytopia in Santa Monica

Do you have an addiction to candy? Do you want to experience an interactive attraction catered to the sweetest of sweets? Then you should check out Candytopia, the limited, four-month

Art installation lets you enter the hypnotic mind of Legion

In today’s sea of superhero shows, no show has received critical acclaim like FX’s ‘Legion’ has. Personally, it was one of my favorite show last year, so I’m excited that

Nokia Steel HR Review: A sleek way to track your health while you play

Nokia has been known for their amazing cell phones, but today we will look at another side of the company that caught our attention at CES 2018. Nokia creates lifestyle