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Michael Pao
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Michael Pao is a photographer and writer who loves pretty much anything geek/nerd culture. <a href="http://nerdreactor.com/about/">Meet the rest of the Nerd Reactor Team.</a>

Photos from the Doctor Who Burlesque Show

Recently the Nerd Reactor crew was privileged enough to have been invited to check out Peepshow Menagerie‘s production of a Doctor Who themed burlesque show entitled, ‘Space Tease: A Burlesque Adventure Through

Even More Photos From Anime LA 2012!!!

Even Booster Gold, the greatest hero you’ve never heard of, supports Nerd Reactor! Here we have even more photos from this year’s Anime LA for your viewing pleasure! And if you missed

Comic Hit List: Damaged #5

An early copy of the fifth issue of Damaged recently appeared in our inbox here at Nerd Reactor. Before I get into the nitty gritty of it, I have to say that

Ferris Bueller’s Work Day Off

That lovable rascal Ferris Bueller hasn’t been really up to much since 1986 but just yesterday the internet was treated to a youtube video of that once upon a time highschool slacker. In

Star Wars: The Old Republic Exclusive Founder’s Medal & Title

Sometimes it’s pretty awesome being there at the beginning and able to say you’re a true OG. There’s some bragging rights to that and a touch of pride as well. BioWare

Irrational Games Announces 1999 Mode in BioShock Infinite

2K Games announced today that Irrational Game’s BioShock Infinite will feature a mode called 1999 Mode. This mode will have permanent consequences for the choices players will make. There will

MPsy’s Star Wars: The Old Republic Review (From Levels 1-10)

Alright boys and girls, it’s time to talk about something that’s very near and dear to me. Is it my family? My friends? That cute girl over I saw over

Doctor Who: Worlds in Time

Ever wish you were one of the Doctor’s companions? Ever wanted your own sonic device? Well Whovians and Wholigans you are in luck! Developers Three Rings have teamed up with BBC to

LA’s Golden Apple Comic Book Store for Sale

Ever wanted your very own comic book store? Well if you been saving up big for a rainy day then this is your lucky day! Los Angeles’ landmark nerd mecca is

Epic Beard Man the Movie aka ‘Bad Ass’

The internet sensation known as the AC Transit Bus Fight or more commonly known as Epic Beard Man will be getting a film starring Danny Trejo (Machete and Predators), Charles S. Dutton (Gothika and Alien 3), and Ron Perlman (Sons of

Comic Hit List: Avengers – X-​Sanction #1

It looks like Cable is back and it looks like his mission now is to take out the Avengers. Since the 2010 events of the ‘Second Coming’ story arc where

Comic Hit List: Star Wars – Crimson Empire III #1-2

Crimson Empire III: Empire Lost continues the adventures of former Emperor’s Royal Guard Kir Kanos since Crimson Empire II: Council of Blood which began back in 1998. For those unfamiliar with the Crimson

Comic Hit List: Wolverine and the X-Men #02

Wolverine just doesn’t seem to be able to catch a break since opening up the Jean Grey School for Higher Learning. Since the first issue the new pint sized leaders

Comic Hit List: Butcher, Baker, Candlestickmaker #5

From the pages of fan favorite ‘The Boys’ issue five of ‘Butcher, Baker, Candlestickmaker’ continues the back story of the team’s ruthless leader Billy Butcher. In this fifth issue we

Comic Hit List: Deadpool #46

It looks like the merc with a mouth has some new competition…himself! Well sort of…since we last left Deadpool he just got away from a crazed stalker who kept his

Comic Hit List: The Avenging Spider-Man #1

There once was a time we had multiple Spider-Man titles hitting the shelves every month from the Spectacular Spider-Man, to the Sensational Spider-Man, to the Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man, and so

Comic Hit List: Marvel Point One

Marvel‘s special one shot ‘Marvel Point One’ gives fans a special sneak peek into the company’s future. This book is especially useful to pick up if you’re like many comic

Comic Hit List: Wolverine and the X-Men #1

The line in the sand has been drawn and sides have been chosen with the X-Men since the events of the Schism story arc. Those who chose to side with

Con Report: Long Beach Comic & Horror Con 2011 – Panels, Cosplayers and More!

It was quite a turnout this year for the third annual Long Beach Comic & Horror Con held this Halloween weekend at the Long Beach Convention Center. There was a

Comic Hit List: The Fearless #1

‘The Fearless’ picks up directly after the events of Marvel‘s summer event ‘Fear Itself’. In this first issue the characters Sin (Red Skull’s Daughter) and Valkyrie pitted in a race against