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Netflix series ‘One Day at a Time’ shows the world what a true familia looks like (review)

I’m Latino. Being blessed as a second-generation American in this Nation, I’m very proud of my heritage. Growing up, you learned to appreciate your culture, from the food to the

Idris Elba takes advice from kids for his Omaze date

In a video advertising Idris Elba’s Omaze campaign, Elba asks kids some dating advice for his potential Omaze Valentine’s date. The British kids are adorable and try their best in

Be Jack Reacher inside an escape room this weekend only

Escape Hotel Hollywood in Los Angeles features many different live escape rooms involving zombies, witches, and the mafia. Now it has teamed up with Paramount Pictures for a Jack Reacher

Hello Kitty Cafe Truck rolls into Los Angeles this month

*UPDATE: New date for Rancho Cucamonga * The popular Hello Kitty Cafe Truck arrives in Los Angeles this month at select locations! The first stop in February will be in Valencia at

Markiplier raises $128,000 in 20 hours for LGBTQ+ rights

As we progress into 2017, a lot of hope for a majority of people has slowly degraded. It’s a hard time for many, but it’s the people we love and

Mario and Nintendo invade the Los Angeles Public Library

Everyone’s favorite Hero of the Mushroom Kingdom recently visited the Los Angeles Public Library recently not to read books but to let attendees kick back, relax and share functions of

Stance x Sanrio team up for Hello Kitty and Friends sock collaboration

Sock company Stance has teamed up with Sanrio to create exclusive and one of a kind socks of Hello Kitty and the Sanrio gang! The collection, set to release on

The Basement is the best escape room experience in LA and OC

Escape rooms have been getting really popular worldwide, with many popping up all over Southern California. Imagine yourself in a real-life video game where you and a small group of

House of Blues shows off bigger and flashier venue in Anaheim

House of Blues has closed up its Sunset and Downtown Disney venues and is opening up in a new Southern California flagship location at the Anaheim GardenWalk. Nerd Reactor had the

Beyond Wonderland debuts new theme for 2017

EDM and music festivals in general have definitely come a long way from what they were in the past before. Over the years, festivals like EDC, Nocturnal and Tomorrowland have

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter LA party this Friday

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter is hitting theaters this Friday, and Club Nerdtopia will be hosting a night event in honor of the film. Join Resident Evil fans and cosplayers

Cards Against Humanity is looking for a new CEO

Cards Against Humanity, the #1 best-selling card game and global phenomenon is looking for a new CEO, according to a posting they made on Craigslist yesterday. And anyone can apply! However,

Lucille beer being produced for fans of The Walking Dead

Apparently, the controversial fiasco with Negan and his beloved baseball bat, Lucille, has made quite an impression among fans of The Walking Dead. Memes and sketches are to be expected,

Lucasfilm officially reveals ‘Star Wars: Episode VIII’ title

It’s official! Lucasfilm today has announced that Star Wars: Episode VIII will now be officially called Star Wars: The Last Jedi. It’s a very ominous title with plenty of questions arising

CES 2017 Tech Awards

Another CES has passed, and it was filled with new technology that will change our daily lives, with everything from self-driving vehicles, companion apps that will let us do everything

‘Totally Awesome Hulk’ comic series pairs Hulk with Marvel Asian heroes

Asian Americans have been in pop culture news a lot recently, though usually it’s because of Matt Damon films or Steve Harvey jokes. So it’s nice to see a pretty uniformly

Review: Dungeon and Dragons – Storm King’s Thunder

Dear Reactorites, I apologize for my disappearance. I was lost in Ten-Towns selling scrimshaw to survive, alas I have returned to greet you with my long waited review of Dungeon

Myx TV’s My Motto: How Yaya Han built a cosplay empire – exclusive video

We’ve known Yaya Han through her many beautiful cosplays. She has created an entire empire through her art of cosplaying. But, little is known about Yaya’s life and the struggle

Fnatic Duel TMA-2 headset review

If you haven’t heard of Fnatic, here’s a little tidbit about the company: It’s very popular in the world of professional competitive gaming. It boasts a lot of PC gaming accessories

Review: Escape the Hydeout and find Dr. Jekyll

The Nerd Reactor Escape Room crew are back in the saddle again with our first escape room of the new year. Our newest challenge comes courtesy of Mission Escape Games