It’s been 20 years since we first met Pokémon’s winningest loser, Ash Ketchum. Good Smile Company celebrates Ash and Pikachu’s long friendship with this action figure set. It comes with lightning effects, a Poké Ball and extra faces for both Ash and Pikachu.
Sculpture_Geek’s latest project is a clay bust of Link – hero of time, wielder of the Triforce of Courage, and boy of few words. The actual sculpting doesn’t start until 1:25 in, but it’s worth watching from beginning to end if you’re a fan of the series.
The Cori Traveller is a modular travel pillow that supports your neck and chin. It consists of a strap with Velcro patches where you can attach the two included cushions in a variety of ways. You can roll all three up as one compact ball and hang them with the included carabiner.
Bowling alleys typically coat their lanes with oil to protect the wood. This has a significant effect on the ball, so much so that competitions use a variety of oil patterns to challenge competitors. Vox spoke with pro bowler Phil Edwards about bowling’s hidden layer.
Rising electronic artist Mura Masa and Damon Albarn of Gorillaz and Blur fame invited La Blogotheque to watch them perform a stripped down version of Blu, the last track in Mura Masa’s self-titled debut album. Oh to be young and working with Damon Albarn.
Artist Ashley Wood has been designing the most well-dressed action figures by way of his company 3A for nearly a decade. This upcoming three-pack of monochrome 12″ street samurai are no exception. The set will be available only from 7/14-7/16/17 at Bambaland for $420.
It might look a bit like the Starship Enterprise, but what you’re actually looking at here is a rubber band machine gun that uses a pan-type magazine. While builder parabellum1262 hasn’t provided plans for building one, he does have tutorials for many other cool rubber band guns.
Students from the Ithaca College Low Temperature Physics Lab created a neat version of a quantum levitation track. It still uses supercooling and magnets to work its magic, but adds a fun (and literal) twist to by running its course around a triple-twist Möbius Strip.
ALL WORK AND NO PLAY MAKES JACK A DULL BOY. Time to get out the toys and hope that you don’t lose your mind. These awesome POP! figures of Wendy, Danny, and an axe-wielding Jack Torrance should do the trick just fine. We only wish the Danny figure came on a tricycle.
Google’s DeepMind artificial intelligence algorithms recently were used in an experiment where a stick figure learned to walk all by itself. But Andreas Almström couldn’t leave well enough alone, and added appropriately disturbing sound effects to the silent video.
A young and hungry fox learns that there is more than meets the eye in the supernatural forest that it calls home. Gravity Falls and Star vs. The Forces of Evil storyboard artist Sabrina Cotugno made this cute short film when she was a character animation student.