Bungie fires veteran ‘Halo’ and ‘Destiny’ composer Martin O’Donnell

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Halo will forever be one of the few franchises that can survive the test of time. From its groundbreaking gameplay, to its icon characters and fierce multiplayer, there’s not much to dislike about it. Another huge reason for its success, was the incredible soundtrack that carried you into immersion as you … Continue reading

Neverwinter: Curse of Icewind Dale announced for May 15th – Trailer + giveaway!

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Adventure awaits, weary traveler. Neverwinter: Curse of Icewind Dale is coming out on May 13, 2014, and we’ve got you covered. Any champion of D&D would recognize this age-old scenario right off the bat. An iconic location within the Forgotten Realms, Icewind Dale is the subject of R.A. Salvatore’s Icewind Dale Trilogy, and famed … Continue reading

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

Sony is selling off all its Square Enix shares

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First Sony sells its headquarters and surrounding buildings in central Tokyo, and now today it has announced it will be selling its 9.52 million common shares of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd. to SMBC Nikko Securities Inc. Sony will be receiving 4.8 billion yen (around $48 million) for the 9.52 million shares which is … Continue reading

Killer Instinct fan film has Jago going up against Sabrewulf

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We don’t get too many fan films for the fighting game Killer Instinct. On second thought, I don’t think we have any at all, and that’s a shame. Well, our very own, David “Hoangster” Hoang (under the Really Clever Androids banner), has directed one featuring Jago vs. Sabrewulf. Will the monk … Continue reading

Interview with Rosebud Games on ‘Death in Candlewood’

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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

Mickey Mouse’s Castle of Illusion is free for PS Plus members starting today

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Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse was a Sega Genesis classic title back in the ’90s. Today PlayStation Plus members will have a chance to play the remastered game for free. The remastered game features upgraded graphics and transforms the original 2D game into a 3D space. Also, the Castle of … Continue reading

Drinking with DC Douglas: DC on Apocalypse Kiss & Resident Evil

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Welcome to a very special edition of Nerd Reactor’s Drinking with DC Douglas. John “Spartan” Nguyen chats with Douglas, who stars in the live-action film, Apocalypse Kiss, and voices Wesker from the Resident Evil series. Apocalypse Kiss is now available on DVD and Digital Download.

Smite Down: Kumbhakarna teaser

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Hot off the Smite game presses, a new god makes a cameo on the internet. Kumbhakarna is the Hindu god of sleep, and a Guardian class in Smite. No release info has surfaced yet, but we should be getting him soon. Check out the YouTube video for more info on … Continue reading

The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker Link Nendroid coming this August

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Back in 2012, Good Smile released The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword Figma which sold out quickly and originally never made it to America due to high demand, and then a year later Good Smile released another large batch into the market. Now another Link will be immortalized by Good Smile but … Continue reading

Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist gets a Ryu teaser trailer

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This Street Fighter web series may be the closest thing to a really good Street Fighter live-action adaptation. As much as I enjoyed Street Fighter with Jean-Claude Van Damme, it’s by no means a “good” movie. And let’s not even talk about the Legend of Chun Li movie with Kristen … Continue reading

Interview with Paul Granger, owner of Ottawa’s new ‘House of Targ’

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If you were to ask someone from Ottawa what they thought of their city, it’s quite possible the word “boring” might come up. The city has some nice parks and museums but unless you’re a drinker, its nightlife is missing a little “je ne sais quoi.” (Actually we do know … Continue reading

Smite down with Ullr – Plus we’re giving away gods and skins

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Smite hasn’t been out long fully and already the game is dropping new content to satiate your god complex. Ullr is the Norse god of hunting as well as Odin’s stand-in when Odin sleeps. He has left his post to be the latest god to join the fray, and he … Continue reading