Interview with Nerdist News’ Jessica Chobot

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Chances are if you’re into video game and nerd culture, you probably have heard of Jessica Chobot. She took the video game community by storm with her PSP-licking viral photo, and soon after, she got a gig hosting at IGN. Now, she’s the host for The Nerdist‘s Nerdist News and … Continue reading

Interview with Rosebud Games on ‘Death in Candlewood’


Freaky abominations that laugh in the rules of nature, creepy locales that send shivers down one’s spine, and a lone doctor caught in the middle of it all. This is the kind of material one can expect to see in Death in Candlewood, the premiere work of newly founded studio … Continue reading

Interview with actor D.C. Douglas


I imagine it’s difficult to be cast as the main villain in a long-running horror video game series only to have the character killed off (for real this time). But voice actor D.C. Douglas has taken it like a champ and embraced the nerd cred that voicing Resident Evil’s Albert … Continue reading

Robot Chicken DC Special: Interview with SEXX Luthor’s Alfred Molina

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Nerd Reactor sat down with Sexx Luthor’s Alfred Molina and discussed the Robot Chicken DC Special and more! In Robot Chicken, Lex Luthor has an ’80s metal band called Sexx Luthor. Nerd Reactor: They were kidding about you going on tour, but man… Alfred Molina: Yeah we would be the … Continue reading

The Gable 5 premieres, plus interview with director Kevin Tancharoen and the future of Mortal Kombat Legacy

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Kevin Tancharoen, who directed the viral Mortal Kombat: Rebirth trailer and the Mortal Kombat Legacy web series, has been busy working on a new web series called The Gable 5 for Machinima. The premiere episode is now available, but before it premiered, a lot of mystery was surrounding the project. … Continue reading

‘Enormous’ web series premieres, plus our interview with director BenDavid Grabinski


Machinima has just premiered Enormous, a web series that takes place in a post-apocalyptic world (you can check it out below). Instead of zombies or apes taking over, the world falls victim of giant monsters. The web series is a comic book adaptation of Image Comics’ The Enormous by creator Tim Daniel … Continue reading

Stranger in a strange land: My time at Colorado’s Animeland Wasabi

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Fifteen degrees and a dusting of snow heralds in the first full day of Animeland Wasabi. After seeing the cosplay at registration yesterday, I wonder how some of the attendees will manage this weather. I’m clothed top to tails and I’m shaking like a dog passing carpet tacks. Nervously I … Continue reading

Interview with King of the Nerds’ Curtis Armstrong, AKA Booger from Revenge of the Nerds


If you’re a nerd from the 80s, chances are you’ve seen Revenge of the Nerds. It’s a movie that gives nerds hope that they can get the hot chick while also rising up against the jocks. And now, nerds all over the nation has a chance to compete to be … Continue reading

Interview with The Walking Dead composer Bear McCreary on Knights of Badassdom


I can personally say that Bear McCreary is one of my favorite composers. For one thing, his first name is awesome! He has worked on composing music for TV series like Battlestar Galactica, The Walking Dead, Da Vinci’s Demons and Agents of SHIELD, just to name a few. The video … Continue reading

Gallifrey One 2014: The Recap


Gallifrey One is the only official Doctor Who fan-run convention in the West of the United States (Long Island Doctor Who Con is on the East Coast). It is organized and run entirely by fans for the fans. Working with the Doctor Who (Sarah Jane Adventures/Torchwood) actors, crew, authors, and … Continue reading

Interview with Pat Williams on ‘How To Be Like Walt’

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This year alone we’re getting some highly-anticipated films under the Disney banner including Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Guardians of the Galaxy, Maleficent, and Big Hero 6. Next year we’re getting the first Star Wars film from Disney. Aside from film, Disney has theme parks all over the world, owns … Continue reading

I Know That Voice: Interview with Bender’s John DiMaggio

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You may have heard of a robot named Bender who likes to drink and smoke. Maybe you played Gears of War and witnessed the tough Marcus Fenix going up against the alien threat. Or perhaps you went on an adventure with Jake the Dog in Adventure Time. What do all … Continue reading

To Catch a Con Perv: A Nerd Reactor Investigation (Comikaze Expo 2013)

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We recently attended Comikaze Expo in Los Angeles, CA, and we wanted to do a segment to talk about the rising concern of pervs and creepers at conventions (and to parody To Catch a Predator). Our very own, Asian Professor X, catches con pervs in the act in To Catch … Continue reading

Comikaze Expo 2013 Hulacam Video

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Photo by Arvin Santiago Our Hulacam video at Comikaze Expo 2013 is now online! Check out all the many different cosplayers as they hoop their way to the sound of Markus Schulz’s “Love Rain Down” (Myon & Shane 54 Summer of Love mix). Some of the cosplayers include Vampy Bit Me, … Continue reading

NR Podcast #24: Chatting with Syfy’s Fangasm’s Dani and Andrew

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Download | Itunes | Subscribe to RSS | Previous Episodes In this week’s Nerd Reactor podcast, we have two very special guests from Syfy’s Fangasm, Dani and Andrew. The NR gang and the Fangasm gang chat about the show and nerd relationships. We’d also like to thank 1337 Lounge Live for hosting the location. Podcasters: Holly Amos, Mark Pacis, Mike Villarreal, Narvin Seegoolam, Robert Galvan and John … Continue reading

Exclusive: Michael Dougherty talks Trick ‘r Treat and comic book movies


Trick ‘r Treat is one of those films that never got a theatrical release. It’s okay though, because it was able to become a cult horror classic anyway. Now that Halloween is coming up, Legendary Pictures is hosting a Trick ‘r Treat screening and panel event with director Michael Dougherty … Continue reading

Exclusive: Interview with Dylan Baker: Trick ‘r Treat and Spider-Man

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Trick ‘r Treat has quickly become a cult horror classic. Written and Directed by Michael Dougherty (X-Men 2), the film follows different stories that happen on the same block on Halloween…with deadly results. Dylan Baker plays the high school principal who also happens to be a serial killer. We had the … Continue reading

Awkward Conversations #63: Chat with Sean Astin and Vox Populi

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Download l Previous Episodes l iTunes l RSS Get ready for extreme awkwardness as Awkward Conversations teams up with Bourbon Lounge to bring you a special episode with special guest star Sean Astin! Sean discusses politics, his podcast Vox Populi and his new Kickstarter campaign Trust us, this is one … Continue reading