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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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The Legend Of Zelda: Mechanized Combat Armored Division

(From Kotaku) Reader Khris Ramirez, who last year made those awesome Pokemon x Gundam models, is back with a new one based on Zelda. It combines an SD Neo Zeong model kit with a Nendoroid Link, then paints the whole thing in a very appropriate Hylian colour scheme. You can see more of Khris’ work [...]


 
 
 

 
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Assassin’s Creed parkour in real life

(From The Sun)  A pair of video games fans have taken their obsession to the next level by recreating a real life version of Assassin’s Creed. The incredible video shows parkour expert Ronnie Shalvis dressed as the fictional...
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SWTOR update brings balance to the force

(From The Verge) An upcoming update for Star Wars: The Old Republic will bring changes to the game’s crowd control and class systems, including tweaks to specific class abilities adapting to these changes, BioWare announc...
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Special garage for supercar owners

(From Daily Mail) Supercar owners living in an exclusive new high-rise apartment block can keep a close eye on their beloved motors thanks to a special elevator that allows them to park in their living rooms. Hamilton Parks in ...
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The sexiest Catwoman figure

(From Kotaku) The last few months of Hot Toys’ show-stopping range of Dark Knight Rises figures have seen some great pieces, but the range’s reveals (presumably) come to a close today with the fourth and final prima...
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The ideal home for Hobbits

(From Daily Mail) A couple have told how they spent three years creating one of Britain’s most unusual properties – by converting a former underground reservoir. Civil engineer Robert Hardy and his wife Ann began th...
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Arab-Muslim to join ‘Green Lantern’

(From ABC News)  When DC Comics decided to blow up its fabled universe and create a brave, diverse future, Geoff Johns drew from the past for a new character: his own background as an Arab-American. The company’s chief c...
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V&A to host David Bowie retrospective

(From The Telegraph) A British legend who changed the face of music and fashion in the Seventies, David Bowie’s impact still resonates as much today as it did forty years ago. So who better to star as the subject of a maj...
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Star Wars meets ancient Rome

(From Kotaku) Custom toy builder Sillof has made quite a name for himself in the past few years turning random action figures into themed, fantasy sets of Star Wars pieces. His previous efforts, like Second World War and Steamp...
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Model warship that takes longer to build than the real thing

(From The Telegraph) A new weekly magazine Sovereign of the Seas is offering readers the chance to make their own model warship by providing the parts and instructions over 135 issues. However building the replica will not only...
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Marvel’s Venom moving to Philadelphia

(From The Jakarta Post) Philadelphia’s getting a new anti-hero — in the pages of Marvel Comics. Marvel Entertainment LLC says that Venom, a brute with big teeth and an elongated tongue who’s made a habit of sparri...
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The lost years of Ben Kenobi

The Star Wars movies covered a huge chunk of time but some things remain unknown. The Ben Kenobi Mythos Polystone Statue provides a great look at what might have happened between Ewan McGregor’s Obi-Wan Kenobi becoming Alec G...
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Gameplay demo for Metal Gear Solid 5

(From Geeks of Doom) Video game legend Hideo Kojima was on hand at the PAX 2012 convention recently to talk about his Metal Gear Solid franchise. Kojima didn’t announce the highly anticipated Metal Gear Solid 5 fans were hopi...
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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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Fan made ‘Batpod’ motorbike

(From The Telegraph) Motorbikes may dominate the roads of Vietnam but the ‘Batpod’ that Vu Tung Lam designed and built, using scrap metal and an old Suzuki, is definitely one of a kind. Mr Lam said locals in his hom...
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