SDCC 2014: Game of Thrones’ Dothraki Lessons

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Learning a new language can be very difficult, especially one that only book or TV geeks would truly understand. I’ve learned J. R. R. Tolkien’s Elven and Star Trek’s Klingon (teH!) growing up and now, with my love of George R. R. Martin’s books and HBO’s hit television show, I had … Continue reading

Young boy writes to George R.R. Martin asking for gruesome death in Game of Thrones

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A 13-year-old boy has written a letter to George R.R. Martin, the author of A Song of Ice and Fire and the creator of Game of Thrones. This was a response to Martin holding a crowdfunding campaign to help a wolf sanctuary. One of the prizes include a chance to … Continue reading

Nerd Block July 2014 Mystery Box Review

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Nerd Block July 2014 Classic Mystery Box arrived on my doorstep yesterday, and it comes with 5 nerdy items inside. So how does Nerd Block fare this month? Read below and find out. Like any good nerdy mystery box subscription, the thing I check out first is the t-shirt. With Nerd Block, … Continue reading

‘Adult Wednesday Addams’ leaves the nest in this web series

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If your a fan of the hilarious and macabre, then you must check out the web series “Adult Wednesday Addams”, created by and starring Melissa Hunter. The series follows the misadventures of Wednesday, as she she navigates life outside the “Addams Family” home, dealing with apartment hunting, getting a job … 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

STEVEN SPIELBERG RESPONDS TO HIS HUNTING PHOTO!

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If you’ve been living under a rock and didn’t know, it’s been about a few days since a picture of Steven Spielberg was released of him posing next to a dead dinosaur. The photo itself has gone viral and has a lot of anti-hunting activists up-in-arms about it. They’ve gone … Continue reading

Labyrinth of Jareth 2014: A first time experience!

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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

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

Neil Gaiman’s ‘American Gods’ headed for television

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It was announced this past Tuesday that Neil Gaiman’s novel American Gods will finally be adapted to the small screen for STARZ television. Gaiman released a statement regarding the project that was very… Gaimanesque: “When you create something like ‘American Gods,’ which attracts fans and obsessives and people who tattoo … Continue reading

Support ‘Kitchen Overlord’s Illustrated Geek Cookbook’ Kickstarter!

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Are you a geek? Throwing a Doctor Who premiere party? How about a Superhero themed party? Need some good and quick recipes for the event? Well, you’re in luck! Kitchen Overlord’s Chris-Rachael Oseland is releasing her illustrated recipes into a book! Together with artist Tom Gordon, Oseland has created over 120 recipes starring … Continue reading

A few of my favorite things: Denver Comic Con 2014

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This is the Denver Comic Con’s third year, and I have to say, I could not have been prouder of my home state for hosting such a wonderful event. The major complaint/concern from most of the patrons revolved around the massive line waits from last year. This year, however, the … Continue reading

E3 2014: Interview with Extra Life’s Jeromy Adams

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Love gaming? Why not do that and help sick and injured kids along the way? Now you can. Extra Life is a fundraising program for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals that has raised over $8 million since it started in 2008. Extra Life raises money year-round for its one-day non-stop gaming event called … Continue reading

Video Game Vixens Burlesque this Friday in Los Angeles!

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Courtney Cruz is back! Yes, I am entertained by performance art and dancing, so you can imagine I adore movies like Black Swan and Moulin Rouge (among the popular titles). When you combine performance art with nerd culture, levels of entertainment explode into the stratosphere! Writers Rocky and John have … Continue reading