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Top 5 comic arcs

I’ve been watching cartoons and reading comic books ever since I was a young kid. I was drawn in by the art, but as I grew older I appreciated the

Batman v Superman’s split reactions result in fanboy war

Before I begin, let’s all get several things straightened out for everyone to understand: Just because someone didn’t like Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, it doesn’t mean they’re a

Collision with Jupiter

At 00:18:45 UT March 17, 2016, reports had come from amateur astronomers claiming they just witnessed something crash into the planet Jupiter. The object, most likely an asteroid or a

Batman’s 5 Best Batsuits

If you’ve already seen Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice or, at least, have seen the trailers for the movie, then you already know that Batman creates a suit for his

Simple DIY science pranks for April Fools Day

Guess what cool holiday is coming up?! That’s right – April Fools Day. Every year it gets crazier and weird, and I never know what to expect anymore. It seems

JAXA loses contact with Hitomi telescope

This past year on February 17th, JAXA (Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency) launched its Hitomi X-ray observatory, an amazing telescope that can capture image emissions from black holes, hot gas in

Figure Skating anime finally announced: Yuri!!! on Ice

Finally! At long last, after the long slew of major athletic and sports-focused anime that have recently been released, Yuri!!! On Ice (by Mitsurou Kubo) will focus on the art

Project UROK: Sharon Paul and Jenny Jaffe discuss fear of getting lost in space in the Balloon Room

In the most recent episode of Project UROK's Balloon Room wth Jenny Jaffe, Project UROK celebrates Women's History Month by welcoming writer and performer Sharron Paul of Lady Parts Justice

C2E2 Cosplay Music Video

Comic Con Entertainment Expo, also known as C2E2, was this past weekend and our good friends over at Aggressive Comix were able to attend and not only get some great

Disney, Marvel vow to leave Georgia if discriminatory bill passed

What do you do when the people you’re arguing with about human rights don’t actually care about human rights? Threaten to take away something they do care about: money. That’s

Comets miss the Earth

(Image of another comet by NASA) This morning, while most of us were asleep, a comet that had been heading in the direction of our planet for some time, passed

Loot Crate DX aims to take its product to the next level

The mystery geek box train just keeps barreling forward with the latest product announcement from Loot Crate called the Loot Crate DX. What sets the new Loot Crate DX apart from

The mind behind SVCC’s The Lord of the Rings dresses: Ashley Fee

This past week in the North California area, SVCC (Silicon Valley Comic Con) took place. As most of you know, comic conventions tend to have their own fashion shows –

Empire buys John Boyega a birthday cake… so naturally he shows up

They say that the way to someone’s heart is through their stomach, and it appears that to even the most famous among us, humans can’t resist the siren’s call of

McDonald’s Japan’s new animated ad is heartwarming

McDonald’s Japan is looking for part-timers, and what a better way to communicate to the younguns than with anime! Collaborating with Studio Colorido (who also recently did an excellent Puzzle &

Unboxing TokyoTreat, delicious candies from Tokyo (video)

Nerd Reactor recently got the chance to check out TokyoTreat, a Japanese candy monthly subscription box filled with tasty treats straight from Tokyo. There are three different boxes to choose

If Batman v Superman was like a Rocky movie

What would it be like if Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice was inspired by a Rocky movie? The Super Zeroes has released a new parody video called “Batman v

Our new dream job: Cosplay handler

What an amazing day and age we are living in. As the cosplay and convention scenes grow, so does room for growth of occupational opportunities. Much like the rock stars

JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven coming Summer 2016

Here is our first look at the upcoming PlayStation 4 title from Bandai Namco Entertainment, JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven. Fans of the JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure manga/anime series will get to enjoy

Check out this fun Division fan film, The Diversion

(Photo by Steamkittens) I have been spending a lot of time with Ubisoft’s The Division this week, and with Fury Fingers, the team that brought us the action-packed and funny