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Old New Orleans Rum

Old New Orleans Rum
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Made with Louisiana molasses from the oldest rum distillery in the United States, Old New Orleans Cajun Spice Rum is a light-bodied rum with hints of gingerbread and cayenne pepper.

Iron Man Mk 2

Iron Man Mk 2
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Now available for preorder: Iron Man Mark II is the unpainted, pure metallic version of Tony Stark’s vigilante alter ego and boy does it look hot. And yes, it comes with the repulsor hand.

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VOTOMS Scopedog

VOTOMS Scopedog
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Coming this January: Max Factory will be releasing this sweet Scopedog unit from the Japanese anime series, Armored Trooper VOTOMS. Check out all those hands and attachments!

Trailer: Soldner-X

Trailer: Soldner-X
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Warning: the trailer above is LOUD. Somewhat like R-Type on steroids, Soldner-X is a 1080p side scrolling shooter by EastAsiaSoft. Available for the PC, a PS3 version is coming soon.

Book: Wastelands

Book: Wastelands
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Get your post apocalyptic fix with Wastelands: Stories of the Apocalypse, a collection of end of the world tales by Stephen King, Orson Scott Card and Boing Boing’s Cory Doctorow.

Transformers 2: Devastator

Transformers 2: Devastator

Mega construction-bot Devastator is confirmed for Transformers 2; he’ll be composed of seven different vehicles. We can only hope it looks like the rendering above by Josh Nizzi.

Batman: Year One

Batman: Year One
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Written by Sin City’s Frank Miller and superbly illustrated by David Mazucchelli, Batman: Year One is a gritty look into Batman’s origins and a great companion to The Dark Knight.

Urban Gnomes

Urban Gnomes

Dezeen has a sweet collection of Street Style Urban Gnomes; they’re made by London-based designed Vitamin and will show next week at the London Design Festival.

Flash Game: Boxhead

Flash Game: Boxhead

Sean Cooper’s addictive Boxhead is a free flash game with clean, crisp artwork and waves of zombies; if that wasn’t enough, they also have co-op and death match modes.

Fossil Fuels Beer

Fossil Fuels Beer

If wine gets better with age, Fossil Fuels’ Brewing Co. blows vineyards out of the water with their uber-ancient beer: it’s made with yeast extracted from 25-45 million year old amber.

Caprica Cylon

Caprica Cylon
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This 8″ Caprica Cylon faithfully reproduces the centurions from the reimagined BSG series, with 20+ articulating points, 3 sets of hands and 2 sets of wrist-mounted weaponry.

Trailer: Plain Sight

Trailer: Plain Sight

Coming 1Q 2009, Plain Sight starts innocently enough with a cute robot gallivanting around a Tron-esque cityscape. That is, until he takes out a sword and starts kicking robot ass.

Killa Instinct Vinyls

Killa Instinct Vinyls
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First there were his Minigods, and now Marka27’s hitting us again with his Killa Instinct Vinyls. You can preorder this 10″ figure, which comes with a bolt cutter, gas mask and spray can.

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Diamond Foosball Table

Diamond Foosball Table
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It’s not as lux as the bespoke Opus Football, but the Diamond Plate Foosball table is still extra swank with diamond plate accents and a built-in MP3 player dock with speakers.

Castle Troll Assault Wagon

Castle Troll Assault Wagon
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Granted we’re grown-up and all, but we’re giddy for Lego’s Castle Troll Assault Wagon. A goofy mix of LOTR and Warhammer, it even comes with two hapless knights.

Tabasco Tequila

Tabasco Tequila
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It’s like two sins for the price of one: Tabasco has teamed up with Heaven Hill Distilleries to release Tabasco Spicy Tequila. Oh, the Mojitos and Sangritas we’ll make with this…

DIY Jumping Brains

DIY Jumping Brains

If high school bio and anatomy got together, you’d get Emilio Garcia’s Jumping Brains. The limited edition RGB brains are already sold out, but DIY 3″ resin brains are coming soon.

Teaser Trailer: Gatchaman

Teaser Trailer: Gatchaman

Above is an extremely short teaser for the upcoming Gatchaman movie. It looks almost like a spinoff of the recent Speed Racer movie; let’s just hope it has a coherent storyline.

Book: Transit Maps

Book: Transit Maps
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Transit Maps of the World is perfect for map lovers; it contains every urban transit map on Earth and makes an excellent coffee table book. Our fave: a fictional world transit map.

Adams Idea A3 Boxers

Adams Idea A3 Boxers
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Traditional golfers tend to frown on Hybrid clubs, but most who try Adams Idea’s A3 Boxer Hybrids swear by them: they’re easier to hit with, and hit straighter, longer and higher.

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Inc Bear Vinyl

Inc Bear Vinyl
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Something (perhaps unearthly) about the spikes sticking out of Hiroto Ohkubo’s 8.5″ Inc bear speaks to us; the 85 in Japan have been sold out, with only 3 left at Tokyocube.

Book: Force Unleashed

Book: Force Unleashed
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We were surprised to learn that Star Wars: The Force Unleashed made it onto last week’s The New York Times’ bestseller list. No, not the game — the hardcover book!

Video: Killzone 2 Multiplayer

Video: Killzone 2 Multiplayer
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We have mixed feelings for the chatty Killzone 2 video above; it’s trying to sell the multiplayer aspects of the game, but the absence of foul-mouthed 14 year olds is deafening.

KID666 Vinyls

KID666 Vinyls
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Nada”One’s KID666 is now available; these demons with altered Adidas sneakers are sold in batches of 30; so-called secret versions of 13 come with a limited edition drawing.

Gravitron 2

Gravitron 2
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Filled with gorgeous retro-style graphics, Gravitron 2 is a literal blast from the past. Kind of like asteroids with gravity, it’s available for a five-spot; you can try out the demo here.

GP2X Wiz Game Console

GP2X Wiz Game Console
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Coming this November: Gamepark’s GP2X Wiz is a Linux-based handheld game console (read: emulator); we’re digging the OLED touchscreen and 533 MHz 3D accelerator.

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