The best Nebula cosplay you’ll see from Guardians of the Galaxy

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It’s hard to believe that this cosplayer isn’t actress Karen Gillan simply posing and chilling at a hotel dressed up as Nebula from Guardians of the Galaxy. This was taken at a Norway geek convention called Torucon just recently. It’s amazing that we get an accurate cosplay just weeks after the … Continue reading

San Diego Comic-Con teen cosplayer had a ‘sexual relationship’ with 29-year-old photographer


The San Diego Harbor Police Department is definitely trying hard to close the case while also giving misinformation. We reported about how a teenage cosplayer was found bloodied near the swimming pool of the San Diego Marriott Marquis and Marina during San Diego Comic-Con. Many assumed that she was assaulted, … Continue reading

*Update* Cosplayer found covered in blood at San Diego Comic-Con


Update (July 1, 2014): Polygon has an update from the Police saying that the cosplayer wasn’t assaulted. However, that isn’t affecting the charges and no more information will be released because the cosplayer is a minor. The teenage cosplayer found injured and unconscious at a San Diego hotel during Comic-Con … Continue reading

Adrianne Curry beats up guy for sexual harassment at San Diego Comic-Con

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Photo by Tony Forte/WENN Sexual harassment is a serious issue, and when it heads to a nerd haven like San Diego Comic-Con, the issue is amplified 100 times more. The reason is because people expect these conventions to be a fun and happy place, so when something bad happens, it … Continue reading

Top 6 best YouTube music of Legend of Zelda!

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I’m a fan of movie and video game scores, and if your reading Nerd Reactor, chances are, you are too.  Perhaps the most iconic music in video game history comes from the Legend of Zelda series. For many of us, the “Overworld Theme” from the first game will remain forever a part … Continue reading

Videogame BANG! Episode 40: Birthday Sex…EDUCATION

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Videogame BANG! is turning 1 year old this week and in podcast years that means we are hitting puberty so what better way to celebrate than a little bit of Birthday Sex..EDUCATION!! Aaron and Cory are surrounding themselves with some of the most beautiful woman in the world of geek … Continue reading

AX 2014: ‘Learning About Cosplay In Italy’ from Giada Robin (panel coverage)

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For the second year, Anime Expo has brought in international cosplay guests to talk about cosplay and their works around the world. Giada Robin came from Italy to talk about cosplay in her home country and the differences and similarities between cosplay in Italy and the US. Check out the full … Continue reading

Labyrinth of Jareth 2014: A first time experience!


We sent two of our writers to document their experience at Labyrinth of Jareth. Anastasia and Holly had never experienced Labyrinth until now. Anastasia attended Friday’s events while Holly went to Saturday’s festivities. Check out their experiences below. Anastasia Washington: On Friday, I stepped into a magical dreamland for the … Continue reading

A simple guide to preparing yourself for convention season

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When it comes to conventions, whether you’re cosplaying or not, we all struggle last minute to get everything organized and ready to go. Not only that, at conventions we tend to forget to do a lot of things that can affect our health in drastic ways. Since San Diego Comic-Con … Continue reading

Come see SuicideGirls’ Blackheart Burlesque show including San Diego Comic-Con

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The Blackheart Burlesque is quite the show. It is put on by SuicideGirls, where they dance to nerdy songs and dress as our favorite superheroes, video game characters, and so much more. Luckily for us, we’re all able to go see it. Yes, even you! Trust me, it’s a nerd’s … Continue reading

Anime Expo 2014: League of Legends gathering and cosplay

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Cosplay has been a huge part of the League community since season one. Colorful characters with unique personalities fill Summoner’s Rift on a daily basis. But for one glorious yet extremely hot day, the midsection of the Los Angeles Convention Center was brimming with the champions we all know and … Continue reading

Marvel premieres cosplay web series, ‘Marvel Method: Cosplay’


Cosplay is becoming huge to the point where we’re getting TV shows like Syfy’s Heroes of Cosplay and Myx TV’s Call to Cosplay. Although it’s not on TV, Marvel is joining by producing its own cosplay web series called Marvel Method: Cosplay. The show will focus on creating Marvel costumes and … Continue reading