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Light Painting with a Drone

Light Painting with a Drone

Builder Tom Stanton attached a long vertical LED light bar to his drone, and managed to fly it horizontally to capture some cool long-exposure images. His design is based on Ivan Miranda’s light bar, but you might be able to pull off something similar with a Pixelstick.

Gymkhana Ten

Gymkhana Ten

Chief Hoonigan Ken Block is back to shred lots more tires. This epic 19 minute video featuring five tricked out vehicles across five locations, including his Focus RS RX, a Fiesta WRC, a Mustang Hoonicorn, an Escort RS Cosworth, and the Hoonitruck, a 914 hp, 1977 Ford F-150.

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Adam Sandler: Chris Farley

Adam Sandler: Chris Farley

(PG-13: Language) Adam Sandler’s Netflix special 100% Fresh is filled with surprises – not the least of which being this heartfelt tribute to his friend, the late, great Chris Farley. It’s a cautionary tale filled with laughter and tears, and may just give you chills.

LG HomeBrew

LG HomeBrew

LG’s upcoming tabletop appliance aims to make brewing and serving craft beer at home easy. It will work with single-use capsules and needs only a single button press to go to work. The HomeBrew can make 5L of beer in 2 weeks. It needs only hot water to clean itself.

Making a Skate Video

Making a Skate Video

(PG-13: Language) We’ve seen some pretty impressive skateboarding videos over the years, but it turns out that it’s not always about the skill of the boarder. Jeff Won Song and guys at Thrasher Magazine share a little behind the scenes footage of how it’s REALLY done.

Puffin Beer Cooler

Puffin Beer Cooler
$20  Buy Comment

You’ve been hiking all day, and you deserve an ice-cold brew when you get to your destination. Keep your bottle chilled in a tiny sleeping bag you can hang on your backpack. It’s got a soft and protective nylon shell, an insulated liner, and a carabiner with a bottle opener.

Overwatch Pharah Action Figure

Overwatch Pharah Action Figure
~$78  Buy Comment

Justice rains from above! Overwatch‘s airborne damage dealer gets the Figma treatment. The Pharah action figure is about 6″ tall and is partially made of flexible plastic. It comes with a Rocket Launcher, detachable Barrage parts and an unmasked head.

Making a Giant Cheeseburger

Making a Giant Cheeseburger

After his meat-loving pal asked him if he could have something other than a cake for his birthday, Tasty’s Alvin Zhou decided to make a 30-pound burger, complete with a beautifully-toasted brioche bun, layered with cheddar and american cheese, lettuce, and tomato.

Mezco Popeye Action Figure

Mezco Popeye Action Figure
$80  Buy Link Comment

Mezco Toyz presents its badass take on Popeye the Sailor. The action figure stands about 5.5″ tall and has 28 points of articulation. It comes with six pipes, seven hands, three hats, two heads, two spinach cans, a coat, a compass, a spy glass and a duffle bag.

Mondo Krampus Tiki Mug

Mondo Krampus Tiki Mug
$30  Buy Comment

Mondo worked with artist Florian Bertmer to make this highly detailed tiki mug featuring the Christmas devil. The handmade Krampus mug has a wiped red glaze on white finish and holds up to 16oz of drinks. Or coal.

Kards

Kards

Kards is an upcoming free-to-play digital collectible card game being developed by former employees of CCP, the creator of Eve Online. It’s set in World War II and will feature iconic weapons and units from the War. The game will be released on Windows and mobile devices.

New Yorker Encyclopedia of Cartoons

New Yorker Encyclopedia of Cartoons
$50  Buy Comment

(PG-13) The New Yorker Encyclopedia of Cartoons: A Semi-serious A-to-Z Archive contains almost 3,000 cartoons from over a century of publication. The illustrations are split into two volumes, 250 categories and 1,600 pages. Also in deluxe and as an ebook.

2018 Movie Trailer Mashup

2018 Movie Trailer Mashup

(PG-13: Language) Editor Sleepy Skunk presents his annual compilation reel, showcasing some of the most intense and emotional moments from this past year’s movie trailers. While the movies themselves weren’t all spectacular, the trailers and Skunk’s edit offer plenty of thrills.

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Resort in a Blimp Hanger

Resort in a Blimp Hanger

This massive structure was once used to house airships, but has been converted into an indoor resort. Located in Eastern Germany Tropical Islands features an indoor rainforest, hiking paths, waterslide, hotel rooms, restaurants, and a beach. Wonder World takes us inside.

Star Wars Epic Moments Sculptures

Star Wars Epic Moments Sculptures
$40  Buy Comment

The Bradford Exchange has started a subscription-based collection of sculptures based on classic moments from the Star Wars movies. The Star Wars Epic Moments Sculpture Collection starts with the Snowspeeder taking down an AT-AT Walker.

Triple Frontier (Trailer)

Triple Frontier (Trailer)

Struggling to make ends meet, five military veterans decide to rob one of the world’s most violent cartels. Netflix’s heist film intrigues us if only for its star-studded cast: Ben Affleck, Oscar Isaac, Charlie Hunnam, Garrett Hedlund and Pedro Pascal. Premieres March 2019.

Can You Yo-Yo on a Slackline?

Can You Yo-Yo on a Slackline?

Stephen Robinson of 52 Skillz met up with experts to help learn two new abilities – slacklining and yo-yo tricks. The resulting video is a great bit of storytelling, and will immediately be relatable to anyone who has ever been frustrated by learning a new skill.

Fallout 4 X-01 Action Figure

Fallout 4 X-01 Action Figure
$380  Buy Comment

The latest in Threezero’s jaw-dropping line of sixth scale Fallout 4 Power Armor action figures. The X-01 stands 14.5″ tall and has nearly 40 points of articulation. It has a light up helmet and comes with a swappable head and an Assaultron Blade.

Difficulty in Video Games Pt. 2

Difficulty in Video Games Pt. 2

(PG-13: Language) Back in 2016 game critic videogamedunkey talked about the pros and cons of fixed versus adjustable difficulty in video games. He revisits difficulty in this video, musing about how it should be paced or adjusted.

Sphero Bolt Robot

Sphero Bolt Robot
$150  Buy Link Comment

The Sphero Bolt is a spherical robot designed to teach and enhance computer programming skills. Use it with its app to make it zip around a track, display graphics or data on its LED matrix, and more. You can even make multiple Bolts communicate.

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GAEMS Sentinel

GAEMS Sentinel
$350  Buy Comment

GAEMS’ console carrying case works with the Xbox One S, Xbox One X, PS4 and PS4 Pro. It comes with a 17.3″ 1080p IPS LCD monitor with an anti-glare coating. It also has chambered speakers and an audio jack.

Girl x Kodak Skateboard Decks

Girl x Kodak Skateboard Decks
$60+  Buy Comment

Girl Skateboards‘ love for analog film manifests in its latest collaboration. The skate company worked with Kodak to create seven skateboard decks adorned with the logos of Kodak’s 35mm films. The collection also includes clothing and headgear.

Pro Office Calculator

Pro Office Calculator
Free  Buy Comment

Rob Jinman’s Pro Office Calculator looks like a normal calculator program when you launch it. But wait for it and you’ll see that it’s actually one giant Easter egg. You’ll need to solve puzzles if you want to find out the mystery behind it. Also on Steam.

Making a Giant Paper Airplane

Making a Giant Paper Airplane

The Q decided to see if he could build a larger-than-life version of a paper airplane that actually can fly. To pull off the build of his 122-inch long airplane, he ended up using polystyrene foam and glue, so it’s not exactly paper, but he scores points for airworthiness.

MMX Marshmallow Crossbow

MMX Marshmallow Crossbow
$98  Buy Comment

MMX Vancouver’s Marshmallow Crossbow looks more like a genuine weapon than other toy crossbows. It fires dry regular-sized marshmallows up to 60ft. MMX recommends sprinkling your ammo with corn starch for smooth firing and a cool puff when fired.

Circular Domino Wall

Circular Domino Wall

Domino master Hevesh5 shows off an impressive structure she built – a cylindrical wall made up about 5,500 individual dominoes. Rows of mini dominoes start the chain reaction which took her 4 days to set up, and less than a minute to come crashing down.

Godzilla: King of the Monsters (Trailer 2)

Godzilla: King of the Monsters (Trailer 2)

The second trailer for Godzilla: King of the Monsters sees the Earth reduced to ruin. Our planet has become an arena for the ultimate showdown between Godzilla, Mothra, Rodan and the three-headed King Ghidorah. We wonder who named them in this timeline.

The Outer Worlds (Trailer)

The Outer Worlds (Trailer)

From Obisidian, the developer of Fallout: New Vegas, comes a first-person RPG set in the future and in a space colony, like Mass Effect meets Fallout. The Outer Worlds appears to feature everything we loved about New Vegas. Drops 2019 for Windows, Xbox One, and PS4.

4-in-1 Grill

4-in-1 Grill
$280  Buy Comment

This stackable outdoor cooking system can be used for charcoal grilling, smoking, slow cooking, or as a fire pit. When not in use, the whole thing collapses down to 1/3rd of its full size for storage. Includes four hooks for smoking meats and fish.

Gourski & Appel: Docks

Gourski & Appel: Docks

Rather than using traditional instruments, performers Daniel Gourski and DJ Jonas Appel headed to an abandoned industrial compound, and sampled sounds of the equipment to create every sound you hear. The good old metal drum seems to be the most versatile.

Star Trek: The Metal Generation

Star Trek: The Metal Generation

If you haven’t heard by now, Captain Jean-Luc Picard is coming back with a new Star Trek series on CBS All Access. In anticipation of the show, we suggest taking in this hard rockin’ cover of the themes from TNG and First Contact by Captain Meatshield.

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