Overwatch definitely doesn’t have an awareness problem, but that didn’t stop Blizzard from creating three enormous statues designed to look like packaged action figures of Genji, Pharah, and Tracer.
The Tracer statue popped up in Hollywood, CA, Genji appeared in Paris, France, and Pharah was put on display in Busan, South Korea. Blizzard even included some funny product descriptions on the back of the action figure boxes: [click to continue…]
Dave Delisle of Dave’s Geeky Ideas has come up with another brilliant concept for a product that once, in my ignorance, I lived happily without.
This time it’s a Star Trek Shuttlecraft tent. I know, you’re already sold (even though you hate camping), but wait—there’s more! [click to continue…]
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YouTuber “kaptainkristian” has created a six minute video extolling the virtues of the beloved Calvin and Hobbes comic strip along with the integrity and vision of its creator, Bill Watterson.
The video takes a look at the strip’s longevity and the state of art itself, explaining that there’s no “low” or “high” art and that works either speak to people or don’t. There’s also an examination of commercialism in the art/comics world that leads to the title of the video itself, Art Before Commerce.
That being said, there’s a heavy dose of opinion in the production, as well as some unabashed dumping on other comics – especially Garfield. Check out the video after the break…
Corridor Digital used drones mounted with various cameras to recreate a Star Wars X-Wing vs. TIE Fighter dogfight that’s fit for the big screen.
Digital effects were used to transpose 3D-printed X-Wing and TIE Fighter cockpits into the production, which shows the craft twisting and turning through a mountainous landscape. Even drone crash footage was used to represent TIE Fighters being shot down.
Grab a barf bag and check out the video below (along with a look behind the scenes). [click to continue…]
I think AT-AT pug is all the proof you need. Not enough? You are a tough sell my friend. Check out more examples below that will surely melt your cold heart.
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Gillian Anderson may be the death of us all because the universe could implode from the gravity of her amazingness.
Not only did she share an amazing tweet about becoming the next 007, she also launched a Tumblr called “Chewie’s Girlfriend”.
Yes, you read that right. Plus, she’s been answering questions. This is 100% Gillian.
100% Gillian is probably more than any of us can handle—but you have to try. For science. Read more after the break…
We’re only a few weeks out from the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles film and since Michael Bay doesn’t do things low key, they decided to hold the world premiere at Madison Square Garden.
Not only was the cast on hand, but Vanilla Ice did a live performance of “Go Ninja, Go Ninja Go!” complete with ’90s Turtles dancers. Soak up the nostalgia in the video below. [click to continue…]
If you’re a Star Wars convention goer, it’s very likely you’ve met Roxy The Rancor and even had your picture taken with her.
Well, Roxy is about to get a buddy. [click to continue…]
NECA will be debuting a new collection of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle action figures this summer at the San Diego Comic-Con. The 7″ figures are a SDCC exclusive and are based on Konami’s awesome Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles arcade game that was released back in 1989.
The figures will come in two sets of four figures each. Check out more details, pics and a promo video below. [click to continue…]