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  • November 23, 2015
    Capes: they used to be really popular. Now they aren't anymore. But UK based online fashion retailer ASOS is hoping to turn that around by introducing this £30 (~$45) Loungewear Cape. It might be working too because they're currently sold out. Still, I added added one to my... / Continue →
  • October 27, 2015
    Note: Full-res version HERE in case you're not into squinting, which you shouldn't be because it makes you look like you're trying to not shitting your pants. This is a chart comparing the height of different DC Comics superheroes. Is it accurate? I'm the wrong person to ask... / Continue →
  • October 14, 2015
    This is a video from Youtuber Sufficiently Advanced of him building a magnetic Thor's Hammer that only he can pick up by deactivating the electromagnet using a fingerprint scanner (although one smartass at the very end does manage to rotate the whole thing off a manhole cover a... / Continue →
  • September 29, 2015
    This is a Wolf's mona monkey (Cercopithecus wolfi) spotted at a zoo in Malang City, Indonesia. It looks like Wolverine. You think wolverine designed his costume after a monkey but named himself wolverine because monkeyman doesn't exactly strike fear into the hearts of your en... / Continue →
  • September 14, 2015
    This is designer Simon Koay's 'Superbet,' the alphabet with each letter represented by a particular superhero/supervillain. You can buy prints/mugs/phone cases etc. of the whole set or individual letters at his Society6 store HERE. Can you name them all? I only recognized ab... / Continue →
  • August 20, 2015
    This is a couple's wedding cake that has a SECRET IDENTITY. That secret identity is a superhero themed cake hidden in the rear. I've hidden things in my rear before. Mostly drugs at concerts, but one time a friend's car keys because he was trying to drive drunk. I don't act... / Continue →
  • August 20, 2015
    This is a highlight reel of the most cringe-worthy scenes in comic book movies, as compiled by io9. They also have a user-submitted list of the whole top 50 on their website. Which do you think is the worst? I've actually only seen four of the movies included in the list so ... / Continue →
  • August 4, 2015
    This is a video of the Human Torch drone built by marketing firm Thinkmodo flying around a firefighting training facility in New York. It looks pretty believable. So, who's going to see the new Fantastic 4 movie this weekend? What's the premise of this one anyways? Isn't it... / Continue →
  • July 23, 2015
    This is a whole series of Marvel superheroes and villains reimagined as different dog breeds by artist Josh Lynch. I could really go for that Doberman Ghost Rider. I feel like if your dog's head is on fire nobody is really going to yell at you to pick up after it shits in the... / Continue →
  • July 13, 2015
    These are the superhero bookends and floating bookshelves available from Israeli design studio Atori Design. They cost $25 apiece and make it look like Superman some generic caped superhero is saving your books from falling. Pretty clever. Me? I don't use any bookends becau... / Continue →
  • July 10, 2015
    This is the wearable Batman cowl made from tree bark by French artist Christophe Guinet. I wood wear that. See what I did there? I'm sorry, it's Friday and my brain told me to piss off even before lunch. together with warner bros france and the splendens factory, the arti... / Continue →
  • July 6, 2015
    This is an infographic featuring lesser-known facts about Superman, made for the folks at BuyMetalOnline (related: Man Of Steel). Did you know that in an issue of Supergirl set in an alternate reality that pink kryptonite could turn Superman gay? I feel like I might have writ... / Continue →
  • July 2, 2015
    This is the first shot of the new LEGO Batmobile set for the upcoming Batman Vs. Superman movie. The set will be released January 1st of 2016, contain 306 pieces, and retail for $30. Honestly, I'm not a big fan of this Batmobile and I hope Superman kicks Batman's ass for driv... / Continue →
  • June 18, 2015
    This is a shot from Mike and Roxanne Daly's Father's Day photoshoot. It features Mike and the couple's son dressed as Batman and Robin, rescuing Roxanne from the train tracks. Aaaaand people on the internet were so outraged they put themselves and their son in danger that the... / Continue →
  • June 17, 2015
    This is a BMW X6 with heat-sensitive paint that reveals The Hulk when doused with hot water (previously: this car treated with the same style of paint). Pretty cool, right? Unfortunately, cars usually don't get doused with hot water that often. I guess pee would work too. H... / Continue →
  • June 11, 2015
    This is a series of digital paintings by artist Daniel Kamarudin reimagining Avengers characters with a dark fantasy twist (previously: this other person who did the same thing back in 2012). Who is your favorite? I like Black Widow and The Hulk. If I had to raid a dungeon I... / Continue →
  • May 27, 2015
    This is a chart of all the superhero movies being released over the next four years, provided the world doesn't end in the meantime, which of course I'm still hoping for. Which ones are you most excited about? I'm most excited about all the upcoming female superhero movies. ... / Continue →
  • May 26, 2015
    This is an infographic detailing the Marvel Universe's most proficient killers. Are the numbers accurate? I don't feel like it. I feel like a lot of those numbers should be way higher, and some of the universe's biggest killers aren't even included. That's the thing about ... / Continue →
  • May 26, 2015
    This is a redneck themed bad lip reading of The Avengers. It's arguably better than the real movie, although I haven't seen the real movie because it's rated PG-13 and my parental controls (read: the movies my mom will sit through with me) are set to PG. I've seen Paul Blart:... / Continue →
  • May 14, 2015
    This is the $60 Captain America Shield Backpack available from ThinkGeek. It looks like Captain America's Shield, has a padded laptop/tablet pocket, and a hard plastic exterior. Speaking of backpacks -- is it still cool to only wear your backpack on one shoulder? Because w... / Continue →