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Jaynesis Ong
Jaynesis Ong 162 posts

He is currently a graphics designer by trade, illustrator for indie games, fashionisto, film production assistant, socialite, sampler of fine music, and taster of various new MMO games. JB likes destructive walks on the beach, visceral plot points, maniacal villains, and collapsing galactic empires.

Star Wars: The Old Republic – Knights of the Fallen Empire (review)

Back in 2003, Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic placed itself as one of BioWare’s iconic games in its legacy for crafting epic narratives that capture the hearts and minds

Review: Legend of Korra – Book 3 Artbook

Oh wow! It was in the latter part of December 2014 that The Legend of Korra had ended. With the flood of fandoms that we at Nerd Reactor juggle, it

Star Wars: The Old Republic – Knights of the Fallen Empire (first impressions)

October 21, 2015, marks the day that subscribers of the MMO – Star Wars: The Old Republic had Early Access to the highly-anticipated expansion that is a sequel to its Shadow

D23 Expo: Disneyland Shanghai

From August 14 to 16, Disney gathered the masses of fans in an event of memories. Among these were various unveilings of Disney’s future in the months to come and

World of Warcraft loses 3 million subscribers

World of Warcraft is not going to collapse anytime soon. The doomsayers would say otherwise and the veterans will be unphased by this news, but ultimately the news is interesting.

Daybreak, formerly SOE, is online

Formerly owned by Sony, Sony Online Entertainment has since become Daybreak. Despite a few layoffs, much of their projects and staff remain as part of the whole. With a new

Megatron is disappointed with Selfies

While much of our coverage stems from major viral trends on the Internet, entertainment studios, or neighboring news outlets, some things don’t come around to our attention until it’s been

Blizzard’s Hearthstone now on mobile

Blizzard is one of the companies several of us at Nerd Reactor follow. If you’ve been an avid fan of Hearthstone and other of Blizzard games, you may have received

Adam Jensen returns in Deus Ex: Mankind Divided announcement trailer

An announcement trailer was just unveiled for the next chapter in the Deus Ex franchise: Deus Ex: Mankind Divided. Set 2 years after Deus Ex: Human Revolution, Adam Jansen returns

Orcs Must Die! (Kickstarter)

I’m reporting on this Kickstarter for two reasons: a) The Backer rewards are great. b) The boardgame developers made Cthulu Wars. Whether you’re a fan of the hit game Orcs

What it’s like inside Riot’s new eSports facility

(WARNING: This article is best loaded using an LTE Mobile connection or a DSL/Cable connection) Last year, you may have remembered that the League of Legends Championship Series was held in

Rapper Jason Chu brings forward growing up as a geek

Rapper Jason Chu released a new single, MARVELS, about the struggles of growing up as a geek. The music video was released yesterday and stars Fresh Off the Boat star Hudson

Ultimate Skyrim gives you Dragon Farts

Just short of sending the masses spam, humor has touched the hearts of Nerd Reactorites everywhere. If you haven’t played The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim, or lovingly referenced as Skyrim,

Terry Pratchett, author of Discworld series, dies at 66

I’ll be blunt, we’ve lost many iconic figures in entertainment this year. But what is special is that these individuals have left a legacy in which we can appreciate their

Ghostbusters: The Board Game goes beyond expectations! (Kickstarter)

Ghostbusters: The Board Game launched in early February 2015 through its spread of awareness. Thanks to the media and social media, it has gone beyond the estimated $250,000 requirement for development

Throwback Thorsday: Flash Gordon

So, I’m too young to recall watching this at all, but my father watched it when he was a child. This serial sci-fi flick was the archetypal inspiration for early

Spock smashes Scissors

One of the cemented additions to Roshambeau, also known as Paper-Scissors-Rock, is the inclusion of “Lizard” and “Spock” thanks to Sam Kass. With the recent passing of Leonard Nimoy, a

Christian Grey could be a Luthor

If you are one of the brave souls who watched 50 Shades of Grey, I commend you for your open mindedness, since this movie is not for everyone. I come

Ghostbusters: The Board Game (Kickstarter)

Individually, each member of Nerd Reactor is invested in pieces of entertainment which we dedicate our fandom. There are a handful of such pieces which overlap between us, especially ones

People still think stormtroopers are clones in Star Wars

For long-time fans of Star Wars, especially those invested in the lore of the Expanded Universe, it is a non-issue whether the Stortroopers seen in the original trilogy (A New