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Jaynesis Ong
Jaynesis Ong 162 posts

He is currently a graphics designer by trade, illustrator for indie games, fashionisto, film production assistant, socialite, sampler of fine music, and taster of various new MMO games. JB likes destructive walks on the beach, visceral plot points, maniacal villains, and collapsing galactic empires.

Sega announces a ‘Sonic Boom’ video game prequel for upcoming Cartoon Network series

If you’ve managed to snag your first glimpse of this new Sonic Boom game here, we’re happy you’ve come! Beyond that, the Sonic Boom video game is announced as a

‘Murdered: Soul Suspect’ heading to Xbox One and PS4

“Murdered: Soul Suspect” takes players on a murder mystery in Salem, Massachusetts. And what’s the murder murder mystery? How about your death. That’s right, you just got murdered and you

EverQuest Next Landmark – Alpha UNLEASHED

As of this typing, Nerd Reactor was summoned to the primordial flux of Norrath. I say “primordial flux” because EverQuest Next Landmark is an amalgamation of various gameplay ideas. If

Elder Scrolls Online – ‘Arrival’ Trailer

A new cinematic trailer for Elder Scrolls Online was unleashed today called “Arrival”, which continues from the “Alliances” trailer. A short recap of “Alliances” shows the forces of the Daggerfall

‘Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster’ at the Gallery Nucleus

To celebrate the release of Final Fantasy X / X-2 HD Remaster on March 18, Square-Enix is providing a selection of their artwork to be displayed over at the Nucleus

Final Fantasy XIV on PlayStation 4

On April 14, 2014, Final Fantasy XIV: Realm Reborn lands on the PlayStation 4. After being overhauled due to poor responses from many fans and players alike concerning the original

Checking out the ‘Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2’ Blu-ray event

Several months back, Nerd Reactor was invited to join the new adventure of the Swallow Falls gang and the return of the “Flint Lockwood Diatonic Super Mutating Dynamic Food Replicator”

He-Man coming at you as a side-scroller! What’s going on?!

GameJolt‘s bWWd has released a demo of the game based on the classic 1980s animation, He-Man and the Masters of the Universe. It’s an action side-scroller in the tradition of many

Blizzard’s HearthStone now in Open Beta

Many people suspected HearthStone was already in Open Beta several months ago, but only the fortunately handful were able to try out Blizzard’s newest addition to their group of games,

CES 2014: Sharp bringing the heat!

With a fair chunk of the CES 2014 coverage wrapped up, I know there’s a number of nerds out there who are also big sports fans. Super Bowl is ramping

CES 2014: SEIDIO Mobile Device Protection at its best!

Among the various companies reaching to gain the attention among its peers, Seidio came to my attention next to the thick device protection group, Otterbox. Speaking to Risa, who is

CES 2014: Square Enix’s ‘Thief’ preview

During CES 2014, Nerd Reactor was invited to the AMD Tent outside of the convention center to meet with some of the Eidos Montréal team and test out their newest

CES 2014: NR Round-Up

CES 2014. For the past decade, the International CES (Consumer Electronics Symposium) has served as the main stage for technology that is looking to being made available for the public.

Mastering Manga 2 review – Learning to draw manga

If you’ve read my review of Manga Studio EX5, you may suspect that there is a trend in the reviews I’m making. Rest assured, it’s purely coincidence – almost. For

Mionix NAOS 7000 – Gaming Mouse (Review)

Leonardo da Vinci expressed, “Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication,” and there is nothing more intuitive about this design than its simplicity. Some of you may prefer the convenience of a

Evutec – Karbon S Series for Galaxy SIII (Review)

Despite the fact that the Galaxy S4 is the currently running model of Samsung’s Galaxy smartphones, many people are still using their Galaxy SIIIs. And while the Evutec website itself

Shawarma chef tests his might!

Test your might. BITE! SHAWARMA KOMBAT! I’m not sure what I was expecting when they said this guy was worthy of being a Mortal Kombat character. I thought he was

Baldur’s Gate 2: Enhanced Edition (review)

On November 15, 2013, fans were able to check out Baldur’s Gate 2: Enhanced Edition, thanks to Beamdog remastering the BioWare classic. The original release, back in 2000, was during an age

Phantom and DERP – Game server shutdowns and what has happened

December 30, 2013. On this day, League of Legends servers for North America and Europe were turned offline. Later in the day, Oceania was also turned offline. A hacking group,

Manga Studio EX5 (review)

Smith Micro released Manga Studio EX5 not too long ago. With an organized interface and various tools, this is an intuitive program for those who already have experience in either