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
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
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
Nerd Reactor recently went to the IndieCade 2013 event in Culver City this past weekend. We were able to check out some cool indie games and test out peripherals like the Occulus Rift. Video by Mauricio Portillo and photos by Chris del Castillo.
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
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 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
This week was the release of the first 30-minute episode of the new season of Video Game High School. With the success of the last season (mainly due to the 2.5 seconds that you can see me in the background), this newest 6-episode arc was greatly anticipated. At the premiere … Continue reading
The Nerd Reactor gang had a recent celebration for Alexander “Scorpion” Brooks’ birthday. To celebrate, we decided that the best way to bond is to hurt each other with plastic balls in a day of paintballing fun at the Jungle Island Paintball Park located in Lake Elsinore, CA. The place is … Continue reading
FanimeCon 2013 is now over. The event was held during the Memorial Day weekend at the San Jose Convention Center and brought in a lot of attendees, spilling out to many other different locations in Downtown San Jose. Check out our FanimeCon 2013 Cosplay Music Video below.
David Hoang and Alex Rodriguez head to the midnight launch of Injustice: Gods Among Us at their local GameStop in Georgia as they compete against other fighters. Also in attendance is cosplayer Destiny Nickelsen dressed up as Harley Quinn, and she is looking lovely! Photo by Tobias Roybal Photography.
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’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
I was only able to attend WonderCon on Sunday while my other colleagues covered the event all weekend, so a part of me is bummed out that I couldn’t get the Saturday cosplayers (Saturdays are always cool). WonderCon 2013 was held this past weekend at the Anaheim Convention Center. The … Continue reading
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
Recently we went to cover the AX Live x Desu-Nation’s St Patty’s Cosplay Event in Temple City, CA. Join our hosts Andrew Alandy and Christina Tellifson as they chat with cosplayers and the people behind the event. Hosts: Andrew Alandy, Christina Tellifson Editor: Jaymes Romero Cameras: JR Cajigas, John Nguyen
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
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
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
The Nerd Reactor team visited the Xena Convention in Burbank, CA, in January. Join your hosts, John and Laura, as they cosplay as Hercules and Gabrielle, respectively, and embark on a legendary journey. We interview cosplayers and fans alike at the one-of-a-kind convention featuring the Warrior Princess.
Boy, that escalated quickly. Just last week, a bunch of Harlem Shake videos popped up, and it’s now the biggest thing on the internet right now. It’s a viral craze that includes Baauer’s dance track, “Harlem Shake,” and a guy grooving to the track by himself in front of others oblivious to his … Continue reading
Check out our behind-the-scenes video of Destiny Nickelsen’s Sailor Moon cosplay photoshoot with Atlas Photography. Model: Destiny Nickelsen www.Facebook.com/OfficialDestinyNickelsen @R2Des2 Photography by: DeOndré Bonds Atlas Photography www.Facebook.com/AtlasPhotography Song: Sailormoon Theme SAF Remix Filmed/Edited By: David Hoang
We recently attended the AVN AEE Expo at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas, and it was a blast. Here’s a music video of the Nerd Reactor crew and adult entertainers singing and dancing to “She Said Okay” by Big Boi. Yes, this is probably our most censored video … Continue reading
MC Frontalot is a Brooklyn-based hip hop artist. He is best known in nerdcore hip hop and video game culture, for naming the nerdcore subgenre, and for performing at Penny Arcade’s annual Penny Arcade Expo. Before their Comic Con show in 2012, MC Chalkskin took some time to get his … Continue reading
Mass Effect 3′s new ending has gotten Gamer_Bob’s panties in a bunch. So much promise, so much hope: dashed upon a boulevard of broken dreams. And it’s not the first time that amazing possibilities faltered in the end. Our favorite geek reveals to us his top five games that could … Continue reading