Everything is not so awesome and all heck bricks loose as Emmet teams up with an oddly-familiar new friend to try and save Lucy and his friends. Margot Robbie, Tiffany Haddish, and Maya Rudolph join the cast of minifigs The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part.
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Car hacker Master Milo decided to take an old Ford Ka and give it new life as a thrill ride. By slicing it up, adding a roll cage, and setting it into a set of round tracks, he transformed the subcompact car into a dizzying ride for two. Check out Milo’s original video here.
LEGO Ideas contributor Sleepy Cow created this 2,798 piece model of a grand piano which features 25 working keys, complete with strings, pedals, and dampers. It doesn’t actually play music, but it’s still a mechanical marvel. If you’d like to see it produced, vote here.
Musician Alexandr Misko works his magic on Klaus Badelt and Hans Zimmer’s familiar He’s a Pirate, the swashbuckling theme music from Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean movies. He manages to charm a rich array of sounds out of just a single acoustic guitar and a wooden stick.
Photographer Darren Dyk teamed up with card wizard Sean O to create a cardistry video like none we’ve ever seen before. Everything you see here was captured using real fire, and Sean’s hands were coated with dish soap and butane while performing. Don’t try this at home.
Keurig takes its pod technology from making coffee to making cocktails, cider, and sangria. The Drinkworks uses pods that contain all of the ingredients, then chills them to the right temperature and adds the right amount of fizz where appropriate. Currently in limited release.
Our latest look at the live action adaptation of the cyberpunk manga Battle Angel Alita shows some of the heroine’s various armor and body modifications. It also gives us a peek of Alita competing in the deadly sport called “Motorball.” The film drops 2/6/19.
Based on the eponymous tabletop RPG, Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden is a post-apocalyptic adventure game with a turn-based combat system inspired by XCOM. Control a trio of mutants and gather resources to survive. Drops 12/4/18 for Windows, Xbox One and PS4.
Loft: The Jetman Story is a documentary that features Jetman flying wing inventor Yves Rossy and his proteges Vince Reffet and Fred Fugen. The film sees them flying over the fjords of Norway and telling the story of their journey towards autonomous human flight.
The first official live-action Pokémon movie follows a young man (Justice Smith) whose father goes missing. He ends up enlisting the help of his father’s former partner, who happens to be Pikachu. Oh, did we mention Detective Pikachu is voiced by Ryan Reynolds?
Magician Eric Chien won the 2018 FISM Close Up Grand Prize with this amazing series of tricks. He uses a ribbon and two rectangles to transform playing cards (and his vest), swapping their colors, slicing and repairing and ultimately turning the cards into coins.
Do you like to entertain and serve cocktails? Batch Bottles make it easy to make perfect libations every time. Simply gather the ingredients marked on the glass bottle, fill them to the indicated level, and serve. Available in 20 classic recipes, each serving 6 to 8 drinks.
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