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  • ‘Every Fatality Ever’ From ‘Mortal Kombat’ in One Video (Video)

    ‘Every Fatality Ever’ From ‘Mortal Kombat’ in One Video (Video)

    The Mortal Kombat franchise has been around for almost a quarter of a century, offering cathartic torrents of blood, blows, and bluster to teens and teens-at-heart everywhere for that period of time on into the future. Some hero has compiled all of the game’s famous Fatalities into one feature-length video, entitled Every Fatality Ever. Every […]

  • ‘Show Posters: The Art and Practice of Making Gig Posters’

    ‘Show Posters: The Art and Practice of Making Gig Posters’

    Fewer and fewer people are buying albums these days, so a 21st century band that wants to make a visual impression has to do so beyond the boundaries of traditional album art. One way to do that is through the gig poster, the art of which is the subject of Show Posters: The Art and […]

  • Analogue Nt 24k Gold Edition Celebrates ‘The Legend of Zelda’

    Analogue Nt 24k Gold Edition Celebrates ‘The Legend of Zelda’

    The 30th anniversary of The Legend of Zelda is as legitimate a reason for hardcore gamers to drop thousands of dollars on a gold-plated NES that exists, which is why it makes sense that the Analogue Nt 24k Gold edition is now available for purchase from Analogue. In case you’re not familiar with the regular, […]

  • ‘Watch the Stove': The Hamburger Helper Glove Releases Mixtape (Audio)

    ‘Watch the Stove': The Hamburger Helper Glove Releases Mixtape (Audio)

    The Hamburger Helper Glove has survived decades of being one of the least-loved advertising mascots in the world, but its hour of redemption finally arrived on April 1st, when the somehow-not-an-April-Fool’s-Day-joke mixtape Watch the Stove was released to the delight of everyone who listened to it. That’s not a joke.  The Hamburger Helper mixtape is […]

  • ‘The Life of Pablo’ is Now Available on Spotify and Other Services

    ‘The Life of Pablo’ is Now Available on Spotify and Other Services

    Kanye West‘s original concept for his newest (for lack of a better word) album seemed to be a work that was only accessible through Tidal, and constantly subject to tweaks and changes by the artist. But now, The Life of Pablo is eliminating at least one of those elements, since it’s now available on myriad […]

  • Ice Music: Ice Sculptor Tim Linhart Makes Instruments Out of Ice (Video)

    Ice Music: Ice Sculptor Tim Linhart Makes Instruments Out of Ice (Video)

    Ice sculpture is usually thought of as something you look at without it filling any functional purpose (the occasional Ice Hotel notwithstanding), but ice sculptor Tim Linhart specializes in pieces that do a lot more than just sit and take up space. He made musical instruments out of ice for an endeavor he called Ice Music. […]

  • Jack Puzzle Desk Toy From Craighill

    Jack Puzzle Desk Toy From Craighill

    When I see the phrase “Jack Puzzle,” I think of a man’s name, possibly a man who’s really good at puzzles and uses those abilities to fight crime. But the actual Jack Puzzle is almost as cool, getting its name from the classic childhood game. The Jack Puzzle is made up of six brass bars that […]