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I Probably Shouldn’t Spend £16,000 on This Moon Landing Homage Pen, Right?

Watchmaker MB&F isn’t as well-known as Rolex or Timex, but that’s because the company’s unique creations — like a TIE Fighter-shaped music box that plays the Star Wars theme — are made for die-hard collectors. Its latest creation is a rocket-shaped pen inspired by the moon landing, and I’m desperately trying to justify its £16,000 price tag. Read More >>

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Time Appears to Slow Down Inside This Magical Picture Frame

Jeff Lieberman’s Slow Dance picture frame appears to rely on magic to make objects float in stunning, strange slow motion. But it’s science that gets all the credit here, cleverly manipulating what your eyes see. Read More >>

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Your Living Room Becomes a Music Festival With This Cheap Laser Light Show Machine

Why fight the crowds, wade through mud, and spend the night in an uncomfortable tent when Wicked Lasers has created a compact laser light show that syncs to your music, turning your living room into a music festival with all the comforts of home. Read More >>

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I Must Own These Daft Punk Figures With Light-Up LED Helmets

Medicom has been creating Daft Punk figures for a while now, including versions of the secretive duo as they appeared promoting their latest album, Random Access Memories. But the toymaker is now introducing versions of the figures dating back to their 2001 album Discovery, which for the first time will include light-up helmets. Read More >>

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Our First Look at Lego’s Upcoming Adventure Time Set is Missing a Few Characters

Back in March Lego revealed it was officially putting aBetterMonkey’s Adventure Time Lego Ideas set into production, after it received 10,000 votes from supporters. Today we have our first official look at the new set, although it appears to be missing a few characters from the original. Read More >>

gaming
A Labyrinth Board Game Will Test How Well You Know Your Way Around Goblin City

The Labyrinth sequel may never materialise, and a reboot’s future is uncertain after the untimely death of David Bowie, he who played the orb-juggling Jareth (all hail the Goblin King). But as you pick out the right crotch-gripping trousers to celebrate the film’s 30th anniversary this summer, the Jim Henson Company is releasing a board game to keep the dance magic dance alive. Read More >>

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Star Trek Risk Will Finally Determine Who’s the Best Starfleet Captain of All Time

The Kirk vs. Picard debate will wage on in internet forums for centuries to come, but you can settle it at home by gathering your friends around a table and going head-to-head with Star Trek Risk. It pits your favourite Starfleet captains against each other including Kirk, Picard, Sisko, and Janeway. Jonathan Archer is also in the game. Read More >>

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At Last, You Can Own the Moon Monolith from 2001: A Space Odyssey

I’m not a huge toy collector. I generally exercise my nerd muscles in other ways, like re-watching certain films over and over, including 2001: A Space Odyssey. But this recreation of 2001's iconic monolith may make me reconsider. Although, it does cost $300 (that translates to £212), a sum which would probably buy an unlimited supply of bush babies. Read More >>

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You Can Now Add The Beatles’ Yellow Submarine to Your Hot Wheels Collection

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ Yellow Submarine album, and the animated film that followed two years later, Mattel is finally getting around to turning that imaginary golden underwater explorer into a Hot Wheels car, followed by an entire line of vehicles inspired by the movie. Read More >>

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Yes, This Amazing Star Trek Delta Coin is Real Currency in Canada

On paper the Canadian dollar is struggling to keep up with US currency and doesn’t seem like a wise investment. But when you discover that the Canadian Mint now makes an entire line of Star Trek-themed collectible currency, including this delta-shaped gold coin, how could you possibly resist buying them all up? Read More >>

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No Living Room is Complete Without a Star Trek Pinball Machine Coffee Table

Your mum always told you to keep your feet off the coffee table, but you’ll finally have good reason to listen to her advice with this wonderfully over-the-top Star Trek pinball machine sitting smack dab in the middle of your living room. Read More >>

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This Custom Iron Man Figure is What a Real-Life Buzz Lightyear Would Look Like

Master toy customiser Sam Kwok has turned Hot Toys’ sixth-scale Starboost Iron Man XXXIX figure into what Toy Story’s Buzz Lightyear would almost certainly look like in real life. If Tony Stark ever started doing children’s birthday parties, this is definitely the armour he should wear. Read More >>

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The First App-Connected Sofa Can Transform Into Any Piece of Furniture You Need

Sometimes you want to sit up. Sometimes you want to lie down. Sometimes you need a place to put your computer, or perhaps a drink. A single piece of furniture rarely fulfills all these desires. This shapeshifting sofa can reconfigure itself into a seat, a couch, a bed, or even an end table, all with a few flicks of your iPad. Read More >>

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There is a Mario-Themed Airbnb in Japan And I Want to Go There

From the ceiling to the floor, this Japanese apartment is Mario-lover’s heaven. Goombas, mushrooms, Yoshi and more are scattered throughout, and there’s even a Nintendo-themed gaming area with SNES and NES consoles to pass the time. Read More >>