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Attack on Titan cosplay troupe

This cosplay troupe from Russia has an incredible Attack on Titan set. There’s even horses and a real Titan-stopping giant wall. Pictures come from cosplayer Alien Orihara, a 22 year old law student in Moscow, and her Deviant Art page. Orihara cosplays as Hange Zoe and the two other characters featured here are Levi and […]

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6 mighty mechs: The art of Daryl Mandryk

Daryl Mandryk is a Canadian artist who works with computer games. His website lists cients like Dark Horse, Hasvro, Radical Comics, Privateer PRess, Paizo Publishing as well as EA, Lucasfilm, Blizzard and Warner Bros. If you’re a fan of his style then you can see pleny more at his wordpress blog or at inprint.

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Short film: The Black Case

In English but with French subtitles The Black Case reminds us that the most important moments in history often occur in secret. The secrets start off slow and then come thick and fast in this short film from ArtFx. Worth a watch. Promise.

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vinyl Pop figures are cute

It was barely two months ago I said I don’t always go in for Pop vinyls but the How to Train Your Dragon models were super cute. I’m doing it again. This time it’s the Guardians of Galaxy who’ve caught my eye. Groot, in particular, seems adorable. Remember when he was a baddie for the […]

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Adam Savage shows off his mecha-glove from Hellboy

This is an open-ended but very complex project. It’s also clearly a labour of love for Adam Savage. It’s based on a glove that’s seen briefly in the movie. He wants two gloves and explains this means he’ll try and build four. Why? In the process of building the gloves he fully expects to ruin […]

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The world of tat: A review of Ashens and the Quest for the GameChild

I remember when I first encountered Ashens on YouTube. I was visiting friends, they had YouTube running on a big TV and were laughing hysterically as someone with a smooth English accent tried to review some awful toy. That’s what Ashens does. He collects old tat – bric’a’brac, old toys, the sort of crap you […]

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Impressive Assassin’s Creed Unity parkour in Paris

I know. I know. Dressing up in assassin’s robes and showing off a little parkour skills is not new to the internet. This team takes the parkour stunts to a whole new level. If you’ve seen the trailer for Assassin’s Creed Unity you’ll recognise the arrival of the four assassins. You’ll also recognise the wrist […]

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SJ Games promote new Munchkin messenger bag

I had no idea transporting card games was so dangerous! I totally need a Munchkin Messenger Bag right now! The branded messenger bag is currently priced at $74.99. It will ship internationally but isn’t available on other sites like Amazon.co.uk. It’s the first bag I’ve ever seen that actually been designed to hold game boxes. […]

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Short film: Unbinilium

Shot with a Canon 550d (with infrared modification) and a Canon 5D Mk 11, Unbinilum walks that line between a sci-fi and an overly dramatic poem. Either way, the narrator Martin Magestro walks us through the end of the world as we know it. Directed by Christian Scheck and Jonathan Albert, Unbinlium is the story […]

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Darth Vader’s Hot Wheels

What if Darth Vader was into Hot Wheels? If you’re one of the lucky souls at San Diego Comic-Con between the 23rd and 27th then you’ll be able to check out this car. This life-size Darth Var is the result of Hot Wheels and Star Wars working together. There’s an LS3 engine, 526 horsepower and […]

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