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‘Forgotten Giants’ of Denmark

(From Lost at e Minor) A Danish scrap artist has put six massive wooden trolls in nature spots amidst the woods of Western Copenhagen to encourage people to stray off the popular trail and visit undiscovered and overlooked places. The project intends to bring art out of the enclosed space of a museum and turn [...]

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Therapists are now using ‘Dungeons & Dragons’ to talk to troubled kids

(From Lost at e Minor) Sometimes it can be hard to express how you feel inside. What better place to open up emotionally than in a magical realm of wizards, warriors, and mythical beasts? Adam Davis is the co-founder of Wheelhouse Workshop, a therapy group that engages kids in a setting that’s more comfortable than [...]

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Star Wars goes Medieval

(From io9) Star Wars might be in a galaxy far, far away, but it also takes place a long time ago. You know what else was a long time ago? The Middle Ages. It’s one of the reasons this artistic pairing is a perfect fit. Artist André Araújo recently released a colored print called “Star [...]

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Disney is opening a Star Wars Hotel

(From The Independent) Star Wars fans will soon be able to play their part in an interactive adventure inspired by the film franchise, as a new Star Wars inspired resort has been confirmed by head honchos at Disney. The hotel will be part of Disney’s new “360 vacation” concept – the brand wants to create [...]

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In a post-Pokemon Go world, the big craze is playing hide-and-seek with rocks

(From Lost at e Minor) Forget Netflix and Twitter, people in East Idaho have decided to take a pause from the frenetic digital life and play hide-and-seek with hand painted rocks. Talk about going old school! Thousands of enthusiasts in the region have signed up to this particular game that involves colorfully hand painting rocks [...]


 
 
 

 
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Javier Bardem in talks to play ‘Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales’ villain

(From Geeks of Doom) Skyfall and The Counselor star Javier Bardem, who won an Academy Award for his work in the Coen Brothers’ No Country for Old Men, has entered into early negotiations for the next installment of the Pirate...
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Return of Darth Vader

(From Aceshowbiz) Will Darth Vader be resurrected in the upcoming “Star Wars Episode 7″? The most recent rumor surrounding the much-talked-about movie project suggests that the space villain will likely take part in...
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Thrilling trailer for J.J. Abrams’ and Alfonso Cuaron’s ‘Believe’

(From Geek Tyrant) We’ve got a thrillingly cool new trailer for J.J. Abrams’ and Alfonso Cuarón’s upcoming NBC TV series, “Believe”. The show is a sci-fi story that follows a young girl with super...
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New cable ad of The Walking Dead

(From Geeks of Doom) A new Time Warner Cable ad helps remind us that the second half of season three of The Walking Dead debuts on Sunday, February 10th. The new ad features a housewife talking on the phone cleaning a fresh blo...
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IKEA’s ‘party train’

(From Design Taxi) To celebrate the opening of a new IKEA outlet near Tokyo’s Tachikawa Station, the furniture giant converted the Tama Monorail Line into a “party train”. Lucky customers were selected via a raffle an...
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1:1 Half-Life Gravity Gun from NECA

Sadly, it won’t make the holiday shopping season, but toy company NECA’s replica Half-Life 2 gravity gun will be available for purchase next Spring. It’s 1:1 scale, and as you can see from the prototype, light...
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New trailer for Telltale’s episodic ‘Borderlands’ game

Now that The Walking Dead video game’s second season and the debut season of The Wolf Among Us have wrapped up, it’s time for Telltale Games’ next pair of games to take over. Their episodic entry into Gearbox Software’s...
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Walking Dead Rick Grimes figure

(From Gizmodo) The Walking Dead has a whole host of walker-killing badasses—Carol, Michonne, Morgan, Daryl, and so on—but none moreso than Rick Grimes. There’s been action figures based on the show and the comics before, ...
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Enter Snowman: Watch Metallica’s historic Antarctica concert

(From Spin) Metallica made history earlier this month by performing a full concert in Antarctica. On December 8, the heavy metal vets became the first and only band to play shows on all seven continents in under a year. The rec...
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Attack of plastic dinosaurs

(From Daily Mail) When sleep deprived parents Refe and Susan Tuma decided to pose their children’s toy dinosaurs to make it look like they were coming to life at night they sparked a family tradition and a global internet...
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Beautiful rendition of ‘Creep’ incorporates old-school sound

(From Mashable) It’s official, Postmodern Jukebox can masterfully cover any song and make it sound like it belongs in a different decade. This time, the band has tackled Radiohead’s ’90s hit “Creep”...
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Blizzard releases WoW patch 5.04

(From Geeks of Doom) With the newest World of Warcraft expansion, Mists of Pandaria set to launch on September 25th, Blizzard Entertainment released Patch 5.04. This patch paves the way for Pandaria. The new Talent System overh...
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First image from live-action Kiki’s Delivery Service movie

(From Anime News Network) The first still image from the upcoming live-action adaptation of Eiko Kadono’s popular children’s novel series Majo no Takkyūbin was released in Japan. The image features 16-year-old Fūk...
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LEGO He-Man

We can thank Alex Jones (Orion Pax) for this, a set of designs for He-Man LEGO so complete and professional that it’s a wonder he didn’t just sneak into my dreams and steal them. Characters, vehicles, playsets, weap...
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