Evangeline Lilly was lied to about her role in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

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Before The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, people can watch Evangeline Lilly in ABC’s Lost. On the show, her character was involved in a love triangle between Jack and Sawyer. I bet you can guess where the story is heading next. Potential spoiler ahead. Lilly reveals to Yahoo! that before signing on … 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

New York Comic Con 2013 Hulacam Video

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Back by popular demand, the Nerd Reactor team heads to New York Comic Con for their second hulacam video (check out the Dragon Con hulacam video). See cosplayers hula-hooping including Yaya Han, Jessica Nigri, Vampy Bit Me, Meg Turney, Monika Lee, Soni, Ani-Mia, Destiny Nickelsen and many more. Warning: You may be dizzy, but it’s … Continue reading

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 red carpet interviews (video)

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Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 is now in theaters (September 27th). In the first movie, Flint Lockwood and his friends had to deal with food falling from the sky. In the sequel, the food are alive! Check out our interviews with the cast and crew from the movie including … Continue reading

Dragon Con 2013 gets a hulacam video

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Hey guys, we decided to try something a little different with this year’s Dragon Con video. Instead of going for the traditional cosplay music video, we experimented with a camera attached to a hula hoop. The video was inspired by the Burning Man 2012 video by Rob Volkel. Please check … Continue reading

The Geekie Awards red carpet with NR

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The Geekie Awards was a night that honored many great geek talents including Nathan Fillion and NASA JPL Mars Curiosity Rover, with Stan Lee received the Lifetime Achievement Award. I was invited to attend the red carpet for The Geekie Awards (Avalon, Hollywood) on August 18th where I got the … Continue reading

Psy’s ‘Gentleman’ already gets a parody video…by us!

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When we did this video, it was as if the stars aligned just for us. After hearing about the release of Psy’s “Gentleman” music video on Saturday, we knew we had to make this video the day of. And since we were already at Anime Conji, we figured the event … Continue reading

NR on the set of Freddie Wong’s Video Game High School Season 2

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NR’s Joey Rassool heads out to the YouTube Studio in Playa Vista, CA and catches up with Freddie Wong and writer Matt Arnold, who are currently working on Video Game High School Season 2. They discuss what we can expect from Season 2 including other video game schools, using a … Continue reading

Chalkskin 10: Interview with Greg Benson from Mediocre Films

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Actor, comedian, and director of short films, Greg Benson has helped to create the stirring world of YouTube with his production company, Mediocre Films. His credits include The Guild, Retarded Policeman, and countless short films. You can see his latest video on his youtube channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/MediocreFilms

NR Video: Wonderly launch party featuring MysteryGuitarMan

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We head to the Wonderly launch party and chats with MysteryGuitarMan, Chris Thompson, Jasmine Ash, Brizzy Voices, Meghan Tonjes, the Squaresville cast and more. So what is Wonderly you might ask? It’s a site that caters towards female content creators from all over, whether it’s vloggin, videos, music or blogging, … Continue reading

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance launch party at Universal CityWalk

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The Nerd Reactor team heads down to the Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance official launch party at the Hard Rock Cafe inside Universal CityWalk. We asked Metal Gear Solid fans the hard-hitting questions and sing the Metal Gear theme song with Jamie Christopherson, the composer for Metal Gear Rising. Metal Gear … Continue reading

Chalkskin 10: Interview with MC Lars (video)

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MC Lars is an American rapper, the self-proclaimed originator of “post-punk laptop rap.” He was one of the first underground rappers to sample and reference post-punk and emo bands. Before their Comic Con show in 2012, MC Chalkskin took some time to get his burning questions answered. Learn more about … Continue reading