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  • April 21, 2015
    This is the Make Project created by Christian Poulsen detailing how to build your own functional BB-8 droid with a Sphero robotic ball toy, a foam head, and a neodymium magnet. It works pretty well, although his head doesn't stay on top as smoothly as the real BB-8. Still, im... / Continue →
  • March 17, 2015
    These are the Pokeball bath bombs made and sold by Etsy shop FizzyFairyApothecary (which is currently on hiatus). They cost $5.50 apiece or you can get a whole set including a regular Pokeball, Ultra Ball, Net Ball, Great Ball (I have two!), Premiere Ball and Master Ball for $... / Continue →
  • March 16, 2015
    That is not how you catch a frisbee, that is how you catch a baby. This is the $25 Star Trek U.S.S. Enterprise Flying Disc (not actually a Frisbee, Frisbee is a name brand) available from ThinkGeek. It's a flying disk with a freely rotating saucer section, and a foam body tha... / Continue →
  • March 16, 2015
    Lincoln would not approve. To celebrate the city's upcoming G.I. Joe Collector's Convention, Springfield Illinois mayor J. Michael Houston presented Cobra Commander with a key to the city. You know, because why give it to the good guys? That would make too much sense. Jk jk... / Continue →
  • February 25, 2015
    Oh what, you guys have never seen a giant green peen before? Come on, Joker -- you're friends with Killer Croc. Indonesian photographer Edy Harjo (links to his Facebook page with even more pictures) poses Marvel superheroes (plus Batman and the Joker) in funny situations and ... / Continue →
  • February 17, 2015
    Because some people get their rocks off by watching balls of red-hot nickel melt through things (previously: an ice block and peanut butter), this is a video of a ball of nickel melting its way through a Rubik's Cube. I'm not sure what the video was supposed to teach us, but I... / Continue →
  • February 17, 2015
    Recently announced at the Toy Fair in New York City, this is Hasbro's Jedi Master Lightsaber Set. It costs $50, will hit shelves (and little brothers and sisters) this fall, and includes "a lightsaber with lights and electronic sounds, a pair of lightdaggers, an expansion hilt... / Continue →
  • February 16, 2015
    These are a bunch of shots from Toy Fair 2015 (think Renaissance faire but with fewer busty maidens and grilled turkey legs and more toys) in New York City featuring the upcoming Jurassic World LEGO sets. There will be five total sets including the $129 Indominus Rex Breakout,... / Continue →
  • February 5, 2015
    After receiving enough votes on the LEGO Ideas website, and being reviewed by LEGO (not to mention securing the licensing rights), the company has announced they will be producing Doctor Who and WALL-E playsets later this year. Sadly, they will both appear clearly written near... / Continue →
  • February 4, 2015
    Because everybody needs a hobby, this is a video of Youtuber AAAjoken preparing a scrambled quail egg, miniature sausage and milk tea using a functional little kitchen set from Japanese toymaker Konapun. It was all very relaxing to watch. Did he eat the breakfast when he was ... / Continue →