Category Archives: HOBBIES

Miniature BBQ Grill May Not Be Practical, But It Sure Looks Like Fun

Not everyone has the luxury of a spacious balcony or backyard. When you don’t have the aforementioned and still yearn for a good BBQ, what do you do? Well, easy. Just do what Mr Useful did: make yourself a mini BBQ grill. Now, to be clear, this DIY project is not exactly practical in the sense that grilling a pair of hot dogs at one time isn’t going to feed the army fast enough, but it sure looks like a hell lot of fun. Continue reading Miniature BBQ Grill May Not Be Practical, But It Sure Looks Like Fun

You Can Soon Get Evangelion-Themed Guitar Accessories In Japan

Evangelion may not have new anime, TV shows or movies in recent memories, but this mecha anime has quite a cult following. In fact, it is probably still a thing in Japan, since there are actually racing teams in its name in Land of the Rising Sun and also the fact that Japan music instrument supplier Kyoritsu Corporation has recently announced a collaboration with Evangelion on a series of musical instrument accessories. These music gears include collections of products with themes based on the popular anime by Gainax/Tatsunoko Production. Continue reading You Can Soon Get Evangelion-Themed Guitar Accessories In Japan

Russian Cosplayer Warhammer 40K Cosplay Is Absolutely Gorgeous

Here’s a visually spectacular, accurate cosplay of Warhammer 40K’s Saint Celestine by Russian cosplayer Polina Vishnevskaya. Impressive, but this cosplay and other like this, never failed to be of reality. How so? Well, simple. It reminds us that fantasy will always be fantasy because a person can’t be running around and expecting to fight off enemy when this cumbersome getup. Fact. No, wait. Saint Celestine isn’t human. So, I guess that makes it plausible. I think. Continue reading Russian Cosplayer Warhammer 40K Cosplay Is Absolutely Gorgeous

Ava Is Not Your Usual Ukulele. It’s Electric And Very Unusual Looking

Forget about Google Translator. It is said that wherever you go, music is the universal language. So, pack your huge-ass piano and hit the road because, you are about to connect with people. Oh, not really. You can’t pack a piano, can you? You could go the iPad way, or guitar sounds good too, but imagine leaving your guitar at the mercy of baggage handlers. Tell you what. Perhaps this ukulele here, called Ava, could be a better travel companion candidate. Continue reading Ava Is Not Your Usual Ukulele. It’s Electric And Very Unusual Looking

In Japan, Landscape Artists Are Building Gardens On Tiny Truck Beds

You know Kei class cars and trucks? Kei is often use to describe Japanese keijidōsha statutory class vehicle, be it cars or trucks. OK. You probably knew that, but I bet you have never heard of Kei Truck Garden Contest, or as I would like to call it Kei gardens. Yup. There is such a thing and it is beyond awesome. What Kei Truck Garden Contest does is, it challenges landscape artists to turn the tiny bed of their Kei truck into beautiful gardens. Continue reading In Japan, Landscape Artists Are Building Gardens On Tiny Truck Beds

Meet The Canadian Who Has The Most Marvel Comic Characters Tattooed On The Body

While some Marvel fans expressed their love for comic characters by collecting action figures, one man from Canada, Rick Scolamiero, has other idea of how to express his love for Marvel comic characters: by tattooing 31 figures from his favorite comic book universe on his body. The figures he had on his body include made-famous-by-movie favorite include Hulk, Mystique, Star-Lord and not-movie-famous characters like Black Cat, Galactus and Fin Fang From. Continue reading Meet The Canadian Who Has The Most Marvel Comic Characters Tattooed On The Body

You Can Learn To Draw Your Favorite Avengers Characters With This Book

Drawing. It is the most expressive form after words, but unlike words, not everyone is born with the knack to draw. Fortunately, humans are capable of learning and this 128-page Learn to Draw Marvel’s The Avengers (Walter Foster, ISBN 978-1633225121) is one such help – IF you yearn to draw characters from Marvel’s Avengers like a pro. It may not turn you into a comic master, but it can probably turn you from a comic disaster to a comic hero… in drawing, that is. Continue reading You Can Learn To Draw Your Favorite Avengers Characters With This Book

Here Are Some Unique Interests You Can Explore Online

With so much access to unique and interesting things on the Internet these days, it’s a shame that many people limit themselves to traditional hobbies and are still afraid to take a more open-minded look at their lives. You can truly explore yourself and expand your interests in amazing ways today, and all it takes is to reach out and look for those opportunities. Continue reading Here Are Some Unique Interests You Can Explore Online

How To Make An Electric Rotary Gun That Spits Out 50 Shots Per Second

Prepping for a BB gun battle? Well, if you want to have an edge over your competitions, then you will want to built this DIY Electric Rotary Gun. From the folks who shown you how to put together a drone catcher, comes this super sleek DIY Electric Rotary Gun that spits out 50 pellets a second downrange. Already, the rounds per minute is a major win and the devastation? From what I see it should sting, a lot. It will probably make a grown man squeal in pain. Continue reading How To Make An Electric Rotary Gun That Spits Out 50 Shots Per Second

Japanese Youths Don’t Eat Tide Pods, They Make Shiny Aluminum Foil Balls

Unless you have been living under the rock, deep at the bottom of the Mariana Trench, you would have heard about a recent challenge of turning aluminum foil into a solid-looking, shiny aluminum ball. It is quite an amazing stuff, really. Something which I never knew can be done, but as one Japanese youth, YouTuber SKYtomo, shown us, it is totally possible. To cut long story short. SKYtomo is a Japanese youth who posted a video of him turning regular aluminum foil into a shiny, aluminum ball. The process was, naturally, not easy. Continue reading Japanese Youths Don’t Eat Tide Pods, They Make Shiny Aluminum Foil Balls