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With Bandai AT-AT Desk Tidy, Your USB Cable Is The Snowspeeder’s Tow Cable

Calling out all Star Wars fans whose work desk has fallen into an utter disrepair from the barrage of work dropped on you by your Sith Lord, wait, I mean your boss. However messy it is, this 1/72 scale AT-AT Multi Stand i.e. desk tidy from toy maker Bandai is here to save the day. It won’t relief you have the workload or get rid of those pesky documents, but it will take care of those tiny stuff like stationery and loose change, and also, it will make your desk stupid cool. I don’t know why it is called multi stand, but it sure is a multipurpose collectible. Continue reading With Bandai AT-AT Desk Tidy, Your USB Cable Is The Snowspeeder’s Tow Cable

Crazy Case DeLorean Time Machine iPhone Case

Can’t get enough of Back to the Future? Then we trust that the Crazy Case DeLorean iPhone Case will be on top of your BTTF must-have list. Conceived by Japanese toy company Bandai, the same company that brought you the Batmobile Tumbler iPhone Case, the DeLorean iPhone Case features intricate detail of the iconic DMC-12 that travels through time. The DeLorean iPhone Case won’t hover, however, even though it is fashioned after the flying variant of the DeLorean that travelled to the future (and back) – complete with the folded wheel and junk-consuming Mr. Fusion Home Energy Reactor, and it will not, in any way, let you time travel. Continue reading Crazy Case DeLorean Time Machine iPhone Case

Pico-Falcon Star Wars RC Toys Let Your Dream of Flying Iconic Star Wars Fighters a Dream Come True

We have seen Star Wars-loving, radio controlled hobbyists trying all they could to make iconic Star Wars fighters come to life as remote controlled aircraft on Planet Earth, but those are just, well, too complex for some folks. Lucky for those who are not as apt in crafting a foam into a X-Wing Fighter, Millennium Falcon or TIE Fighter and stuffing the myriad of electronics in there to make them take to the sky, there are the Pico-Falcon Star Wars RC Toys to content with. Yes. They are based on Bandai Namco’s CCP popular Pico-Falcon cute RC flyers and yes, they don’t look as serious as their actual movie counterparts, but because of the latter, they are classified as adorable toys and you wouldn’t frown upon cute little things, do you? At least we don’t. Continue reading Pico-Falcon Star Wars RC Toys Let Your Dream of Flying Iconic Star Wars Fighters a Dream Come True

This Is How Darth Vader And Stormtrooper Looks Like As Samurai

When George Lucas dreamed up of Star Wars, it was no secret that he drew inspirations from a variety of cultural sources, among them was the obvious homage to Akira Kurosawa’s iconic, if not legendary, samurai flicks. What? Yep, he sure did. So now you know and also, now you know why Darth Vader life-supporting suit look so eerily like some space age samurai warrior’s armor. If the sudden revelation that dark Sith could be a space age version of the feudal age’s samurai sends your mind wondering what he’d look like in the ancient samurai armor, well, then wonder no more – all you have to do is look at S.H.Figuarts Samurai Darth Vader and Stormtrooper action figures. Released by Japanese toy maker Bandai, specifically, Bandai Tamashii Nations, the S.H.Figuarts iteration of the Star Wars iconic characters are referred to as ‘movie realization’ pieces, with the characters kitted in traditional samurai battle outfit. Continue reading This Is How Darth Vader And Stormtrooper Looks Like As Samurai

Star Wars: Battle Pod Arcade Game is Probably the Closest You Will Ever Get to the ‘Real’ Star Wars Universe

if you are a huge Star Wars fan, you probably have, at one point in time, fantasied about piloting one of those awesome star ships even though you know they are frictional stuff. what? they are not real? yes. they are not real. everyone knows that, right? in fact some of them like the TIE Fighters and Snowspeeders pretty much defies the law of physics (remembering places like Endor and Hoth appears to have gravity, don’t they?). still, that has never stop us from dreaming that kind of machines. but not all hopes are lost, because there is the Star Wars: Battle Pod arcade game where you can take command of iconic flying vehicles like X-wings, snowspeeders, speederbikes, TIE Advanced and even the Millennium Falcon and get into some film-to-game actions. Continue reading Star Wars: Battle Pod Arcade Game is Probably the Closest You Will Ever Get to the ‘Real’ Star Wars Universe

Bandai Sushi Transformers Toys

take your obssession with things that transforms, including laptop-to-tablet and vice versa, to transforming robot toys, a step further with these Bandai Sushi Transformers Toys aka Gyakusaisei Motomodoru Sushimodoru. while we are not exactly sure if that’s in fact their official English product name, we can be sure that this is really ‘transformable’, albeit not in the way as you would have imagined, but more like a disassembling and assembling process. so for now, you will just have to forget what you know about Transformers and go with breaking apart the plastic sushis and piecing them into their original form and by ‘original form’ we meant to say, the form before they got turn into sushis, such as a tuna, ikura (aka salmon eggs), squid, kappa (aka cucumber – no relation to any fraternity, though). Continue reading Bandai Sushi Transformers Toys

Crazy Case Batmobile Tumbler iPhone Case

compact form factor is so passe in smartphone today as evidence by today’s growing smartphone size. and since size is not going stop us from putting a brick to our ears, why not do it in a loud fashion? like slapping your otherwise slim form iPhone with this Crazy Case Batmobile Tumbler iPhone Case. what? the Tumbler is now an iPhone case? yes. indeed – which needless to say, is one of the coolest, if not the quirkiest iPhone case we have seen to date and we think any self-respecting The Dark Knight fans would gladly forsake the slim form factor of the iPhone and eagerly bump up of the size of their handsets with this awesome case. from top down view and or in fact, any other angle when the case is lay flat and down, you won’t even suspect it was an iPhone case cos’ it look totally like a model of the Tumbler, albeit a wee flatter. Continue reading Crazy Case Batmobile Tumbler iPhone Case