Glenn Rhee joins Threezero’s spot-on line of The Walking Dead action figures. The collectible stands 11.5″ tall and comes with four pairs of hands, a knife, a pistol and a rifle. The exclusive deluxe version comes with Hershel’s pocket watch and a walkie-talkie.
(PG-13: Language) When racism, sexism and classism are gone, these two boxes will still remain. Casually Explained tackles two of this generation’s favorite buzzwords. He reminds us that spending time alone and with other people are equally important. Or so he’s been told.
Maker Gustav Evertsson paid tribute to the 2018 Winter Olympics with a neat build. He created a series of motorized blades which he loaded up with steel wool and set ablaze. The resulting persistence of vision illusion reveals a fiery version of the iconic 5-ring Olympic logo.
If there was one new sound that turned up more than any other back in ’80s music, it was the Yamaha DX7 and its cutting-edge FM synthesis. Polyphonic explores what made the DX7’s sound and tech unique, and some of the many artists who incorporated it in their music.
Tennessee Forged starts out with CRKT Woods tomahawks, then dresses them up with a new handle treatment, copper rivets, a leather neck guard, custom filework on the head, and a rust preventive oxide coating. Choose from axe/spike, axe/hammer, or axe only variants.
To kick off the 2018 Winter Olympics, Intel launched 1218 drones, which formed the image of an athlete, then the olympic rings, as athletes mirrored the image below. The drone layer was pre-recorded for the live broadcast due to logistical issues, but it was still breathtaking.
God & Famous’ Faux Pas is made of highly reflective Italian fabric. It also has a 3M Scotchlite strip at the back so you’ll still be visible under low light. It’s also incredibly light, windproof, water-resistant and will keep you warm even when it’s 35ºF out.
The Mycroft Mark II is a voice-operated A.I. assistant. Unlike Alexa, Google Assistant or Siri, it’s open source, which means any programmer can inspect and improve its software. It also won’t sell your data to advertisers, and by default it does not store your voice prompts.
Hot Toys’ new sixth-scale Black Panther action figure features both a new body and likeness of actor Chadwick Boseman. It’s also the first Hot Toys figure to have patterns that glow under “specialized” light, which is probably UV light. An LED that emits said light is included.
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It’s unlikely that you’ll ever stand this close to the back of a jet engine, but if you ever do, it’s a really, really bad idea. The Hacksmith set up a human analog bust to show us the Raiders of the Lost Ark flesh melting that would happen if you got too close. Gooey bits at 9:45.