Immersive Experiences

The Willows: A new interactive horror theatre in a mansion from the minds of Creep LA

It was sunset as I was arriving in a delightful neighborhood to check out a new horror interactive theatrical experience, The Willows. It’s produced by JFI Productions, the creative minds

Red Lantern Escape Rooms’ Midnight on the Bayou transports you into a carnival-like reunion

The usual escape rooms give you one hour to figure out puzzles and escape to freedom. Red Lantern Escape Rooms (Brea, Orange County) is doing things differently. Its new escape

Horror Escapes LA: The Doctor’s Office review

Hey guys, welcome back to another escape room review. If you are familiar with us, you know we love a good escape room. We’ve been pretty lucky as of late

Escape IQ Escape Rooms

Escape rooms. What’s not to love about them? They provide an exhilarating immersive experience, coupled with great team play. Whether you’re a gamer that’s looking for a quick change of

Countdown Live Escape Rooms

Escape rooms, they’re popping up everywhere. In fact, at the time of writing this article, there are roughly more than 150 escape rooms in Southern California alone. So if you

Defenders of the Triforce Escape Room is cheesy and fun

After decades of exploring Hyrule as the hero Link in various Legend of Zelda games, it finally felt as if my time had come to rescue the Princess Zelda and save Hyrule in person

Be Jack Reacher inside an escape room this weekend only

Escape Hotel Hollywood in Los Angeles features many different live escape rooms involving zombies, witches, and the mafia. Now it has teamed up with Paramount Pictures for a Jack Reacher

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

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

Legend of Zelda escape room coming to select cities

Escape rooms are awesome experiences with friends if you want to feel the rush of trying to escape in real life. If you don’t know what they are, you can

Resident Evil Escape Experience brings survival horror to life

You’re inside a dimly-lit living room with paintings on the wall. You’re then escorted by scientists into another room with a chess-like floor, wooden desk, pedestal, and paintings on the

Resident Evil Escape Room coming to LA for a limited time

If you have been following Nerd Reactor, then you may have noticed that we’re big fans of escape rooms. These immersive live-action experiences make you feel like you’re in a

Escaping the Hex Room 2016 edition – The best one yet!

New year, new Hex Room! Adding to our “million Halloween activities to do” list, we made our way back to Cross Roads Game’s Hex Room once more to check out

LA’s new 2-hour immersive theater will disturb and shake you

It was a Friday night, and I arrived at a creepy parking location, near a dark alley. I wasn’t sure if it was the right location. A parking attendant and

That Nerd Life Podcast #6: Titans, Exorcisms and Cults!

It was a busy week for us here at Nerd Reactor, and on this week’s episode of That Nerd Life podcast, we give you a breakdown of everything we did. First up is

We hacked our way to freedom on The Escape Bus

The Escape Crew (basically the core group of us from NR that have been doing escape rooms together) was back at it again with another, you guessed it, escape room.

That Nerd Life Podcast #4 – The Tension Experience: Ascension

On this week’s episode, Nerd Reactor’s Arvin and John sit down and chat with the writer and director of the Saw II, III and IV films, Darren Bousman. Darren and

Jon Braver reveals vampire lore for Delusion: His Crimson Queen

Delusion, the immersive and interactive horror theatre experience, is returning this fall with “His Crimson Queen.” The initial run for the show is sold out, but there is still hope

That Nerd Life #3: Escape Rooms

On this podcast we talk about something we enjoy, escape rooms! John, Mike and Arvin discuss what it takes to make a good escape room, their favorite escape rooms and

Scarlet Starlet Escape Room can’t keep us contained

The awesome people over at Puzzle Workshop invited the Nerd Reactor crew over to try out their newest Escape Room, Scarlet Starlet. Now so far, we (NR) have been making