Tag Archives: Novelty

Daiso Recalls Cut-Your-Finger Prank Knife Because Real Knife Mixed Up

Daiso is most famous as the “100 yen shop” that stocks an astonishing variety of products costing, you guess it, 100 yen. It has stores all over the world, selling anything from household products to fashion to novelty gag items like the Dokkiri Cutter, AKA Cut-Your-Finger Prank Knife you see here. What this cut-your-finger prank knife offers is quite obvious: while looking like a real utility knife, the blade is actually blunt and it has a little semicircular indention that, when you position your finger in it, makes it look like you have cut deep into the finger. Continue reading Daiso Recalls Cut-Your-Finger Prank Knife Because Real Knife Mixed Up

This Poké Ball Won’t Hold Monsters, But It Sure Will Contain Your Lunch

The Pokémon fad may seems to be faded, but it really has not. I still see many people, young and old, filling out the parks every now and then to catch digital creatures lurking in the wild. Well, for these people, they are probably the ones feverish enough to want this: Poké Ball Lunch Case, AKA Poké Ball Lunchbox. Obviously, this 6 1/2 inches wide by 5 inches tall contraption is not for catching Pokémon, but it will, however, provide a safe place for your lunch. Continue reading This Poké Ball Won’t Hold Monsters, But It Sure Will Contain Your Lunch

Dumbbell Beer Glass Answers The Question Of “Bro, Do You Lift?”

With this dumbbell shape beer glass, aptly called Dumbbell Beer Glass, the next time anyone asks “Bro, do you lift?” You can smile with confidence and answer “yes, I do” but, “I lift differently.” You won’t be lying, except that you’d lifting 24 oz of beer that goes weighs lesser fairer quickly (and possibly packing your tummy with a single pack, instead of six pack, over time. If you have to know that this drinkware isn’t going to replace your actual dumbbell. Continue reading Dumbbell Beer Glass Answers The Question Of “Bro, Do You Lift?”

You Can Turn Yourself Into Evangelion Unit-01 With This Shoulder Cushion

You may not feel it if you are outside of Japan, but the Evangelion ‘fever’ has never stopped. The number of merchandises being turn out is a testimony of the on-going popularity of this pop culture giant mecha. The cushion, AKA throw pillow, you see here is the latest to join the growing Evangelion merchandises. The cushion’s odd form is inspired the shoulder section of the EVA Unit-01 and it is, obviously, cushy and totally huggable unlike the actual shoulder of EVA-01. Continue reading You Can Turn Yourself Into Evangelion Unit-01 With This Shoulder Cushion

Pizzeria’s Whimsical Take Of The Pizza Saver Will Put Smiles On Your Face

I am sure you are familiar with pizza saver. You know, the little, three-legged plastic that comes with each takeout pizza? There is really nothing spectacular about this little plastic; it is there to do one job. Well, that was until Canada’s Boston Pizza and ad agency John St. gave it a fun twist. Recently patrons in parts of Canada opened boxes of Boston Pizza to find a little summer surprise: there was a set of outdoor furniture set with the pizza. Continue reading Pizzeria’s Whimsical Take Of The Pizza Saver Will Put Smiles On Your Face

Razor In Mini Axe Form Makes Shaving Even More Manlier

What could possibly be more manlier than a dude removing facial hairs? Nothing. However, if you feel like it, the act of shaving facial could be made manlier (yes, as it turns, it could!) if you do it with an axe. An axe-shaped shaver, that is. This is exactly what the Straight Razor Warrior Axe Razor has to offer – a razor in the form of an axe. This thing is practically an axe, only smaller – very much smaller. If Vikings did shave, which I doubt they did anyways, this will be it. Continue reading Razor In Mini Axe Form Makes Shaving Even More Manlier

NACHOsaurus Is A Fitting Nachos Holder Because, Stegosaurus

Dino fans with a taste for nachos, or any snack for that matter, will not want to eat nachos out of a regular glass bowl, or foil packaging. You will want the Barbuzzo NACHOsaurus Dip and Snack Dish Set, why? Because, Stegosaurus. When empty, it appears to be a Stegosaurus with a serious fin (anatomically correct term: plates) crisis, but throw in a bunch of thoughtfully placed nacho chips and it totally looks like a model of a Stegosaurus… with very tasty fins. Yummy. Continue reading NACHOsaurus Is A Fitting Nachos Holder Because, Stegosaurus

Beck’s Wants To Make Beer Classy With Champagne Glass-shaped Beer Can

When it comes to beer, it is certainly not the go-to alcoholic beverage for classy events like, say, reception of operas, galleries, or black tie event. The impression of beer is that of pubs, bars, man caves, or sporting events. In short, it is never about classiness. If anything, beer conjures up of rowdy crowd often in a state of drunken stupor. However, German brewery, Beck’s, wants to change this “undesirable” image/perception and it is starting with a special edition Beck’s canned beer that bears the shape of an elegant champagne glass called Le Beck’s. Snazzy. Continue reading Beck’s Wants To Make Beer Classy With Champagne Glass-shaped Beer Can

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

This Wine Glass Has A Reservoir So You Can Drink More, Pour Less Often

You know how in some fantasy movies or TV shows, sometime you will see mugs that magically fills itself? Well, as it turns out, in real life, there is such a thing. OK. This self-filling Glass Tank Wine Glass by Kouichi Okamoto won’t self-fill infinitely, but it is as close as you can get. If you one of those wine guzzler, or just about any liquid guzzler, the Glass Tank is for you. Continue reading This Wine Glass Has A Reservoir So You Can Drink More, Pour Less Often