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Learn the history of Westeros in new George R R Martin book

(From The Independent) George RR Martin might be keeping Game of Thrones fans waiting years for his next book, but he released a little something to tide them over in the form of a new companion guide. The back story to fictional kingdom Westeros is explained in The World of Ice and Fire: The Untold [...]

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Tattoo museum with real life models

(From Lost at e Minor) Take a stroll through the Human Gallery and you’ll realize this is no ordinary museum. As part of The International London Tattoo Convention, this gallery in London showcases human exhibits in shadow boxes, behind golden frames. The exhibition features dozens of tattooed individuals, showing off their intricate inked skin, which [...]

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These haunting images will change how you see The Simpsons

(From The Independent) Artist Tim Doyle’s re-imagined images of Springfield, the fictional town in The Simpsons. He told i100 several of the reports on the images were missing “a lot of the good ones and all the context”. Doyle explains in a blog he began making the images two years ago after he realised that [...]

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Lego Mustafar diorama

(From Geek) How many Lego pieces do you need to whip up a truly awesome Star Wars scene? If you’re the kind of perfectionist that Polish Lego artist Michal Kazmierczak is and you’re building a diorama of Mustafar, the answer is around 60,000. If that seems like a lot of bricks, that’s because it is [...]

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Four seasons of Game of Thrones summarized in a beautiful animation

This lovely animation, directed by BlackMeal and Baptiste Pagani, tries to sum up all the major happenings from the first four seasons of Game of Thrones in under a minute. Obviously, there are spoilers for the TV show. The animation get a lot of it but also miss some key plot development and character deaths [...]


 
 
 

 
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‘Destiny’ DLC ‘The Dark Below’ officially announced

Bungie announced that the first DLC expansion for their space magnum opus Destiny, titled “The Dark Below,” will roll out on December 9th of this year. Bungie’s Eric Osbourne made the announcement to the official ...
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‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part I’ trailer

The Hunger Games Franchise comes to an end in the final two films. Lionsgate has just released the final trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part I. The film sees Katniss be the living symbol of the revolution that see...
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Extended trailer for Avengers: Age Of Ultron

Following the release of the first trailer for Avengers: Age Of Ultron, Marvel has released a further sneak peek at the new movie. It came during the broadcast of Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. in the US, as had been promised. So what ...
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Learn the history of Westeros in new George R R Martin book

(From The Independent) George RR Martin might be keeping Game of Thrones fans waiting years for his next book, but he released a little something to tide them over in the form of a new companion guide. The back story to fiction...
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Explore Paris like Gandalf

(From Lost at e Minor) Forget guided tours. See Paris like you’ve never seen before, on the back of a soaring eagle! Yes, just like Gandalf. In the video below, Victor the white-tailed eagle takes off from the Eiffel Tower’...
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This belt is also a scooter

Adám Török, a product designer in Sopron, Hungary, made this scooter for a school graduation project. If your bus is late, you don’t have to walk to your destination. You can just take off your belt and scoot there. The sc...
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IKEA re-creates scene from ‘The Shining’ for Halloween commercial

IKEA is in the Halloween spirit, as can be seen in the furniture store’s latest commercial. The commercial is a homage to the late Stanley Kubrick’s classic adaptation of Stephen King’s The Shining, recreating the famous ...
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More than 86,000 people applied for 600 ‘Game of Thrones’ extra roles in Spain

(From Uproxx) Filming for the fifth season of HBO’s hit series Game of Thrones has been underway for the last few weeks in various locations in Spain, and locals and fans alike have been trying to get a look at the action. Ea...
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I Am Bread

The video game where you play as a slice of bread

(From Gamerant) Bossa Studios has announced the newest creation from their latest game jam, I Am Bread, where, well… you’re bread. In I Am Bread you play as a slice of bread, setting out on a journey to become toast. To thi...
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Peter Jackson’s battle plan for ‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies’

(From Entertainment Weekly) Imagine Peter Jackson in a general’s cap, planted wide-stanced in front of a huge New Zealand flag, teeth clenched around a cigarette holder as he rallies his troops of CG artists. While the realit...
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Marvel releases official ‘Avengers: Age Of Ultron’ trailer and poster after leak

So yesterday the first trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron leaked. It was originally supposed to debut during next week’s episode of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., but Marvel and Disney have responded to the leak in the best way pos...
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X-Men Days of Future Past Wolverine Sixth-Scale Figure

Even as an old guy, Logan can kick butt, and the X-Men Days of Future Past Wolverine Sixth-Scale Figure lets you bring the senior citizen mutant home with you. Thanks to his mutant healing factor, Logan wasn’t exactly a young...
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figma The Thinker

“The Table Museum” is a series of figma figures based on famous works of art that almost anyone will recognize! The first in the series is the classic sculpture by Auguste Rodin – The Thinker! The Thinker was ...
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Star Wars style drone racing videos

(From Geek Tyrant) What happens when French drone enthusiasts strap on video goggles to pilot their drones through a forest? MADNESS! The footage looks like the Endor forest speeder bike chase in Star Wars: Return of the Jedi. ...
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