NEWS

  • Rock Out Loud: Marvel and Doritos Collaborate on a Music-Playing Bag

    Rock Out Loud: Marvel and Doritos Collaborate on a Music-Playing Bag

    Evidently, according to my sources, Marvel and Doritos have teamed up to promote Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 by developing a cassette player replica Doritos bag that actually plays music, as part of the “Rock Out Loud” campaign. Look, I dunno, OK? I didn’t make this up, it came across my desk and I […]

  • Amazon Echo Look Hands-Free Camera and Smart “Style Assistant”

    Amazon Echo Look Hands-Free Camera and Smart “Style Assistant”

    Step outside your home and look around at some of your fellow humans walking the streets, and you might wonder if anybody OK’ed their outfits before they left the house. Now, maybe this problem of unsupervised sartorial behavior will be ameliorated somewhat, thanks to Amazon and their recently introduced Amazon Echo Look. The Amazon Echo Look is […]

  • ‘The Tick': Live-Action Amazon Series Gets Teaser (Video)

    ‘The Tick': Live-Action Amazon Series Gets Teaser (Video)

    I admit that I’ve lost touch with goofy superhero The Tick since his old Fox Kids days, but it’s my understanding that he’s had a live-action series starring Patrick Warburton, and now there’s a new live-action incarnation from Amazon coming this summer starring Peter Serafinowicz. There’s also a teaser for the show online. The show, […]

  • ‘Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite’ Gets First Story Trailer (Video)

    ‘Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite’ Gets First Story Trailer (Video)

    Oh, damn it, Ultron and Sigma have joined forces, using the Infinity Gems to destroy the heroes from the Marvel and Capcom dimensions, respectively. Now Mega Man, and Captain America, and Thor, and the guy from Resident Evil, and all these other characters have to fight each other—so annoying when that happens. Sorry, I’m just […]

  • ‘Norwegian Joy': Cruise Ship Will Have Ferrari Go-Kart Track on Board

    ‘Norwegian Joy': Cruise Ship Will Have Ferrari Go-Kart Track on Board

    Among automakers Ferrari seems to have the most devoted fans. Those fans don’t just purchase the brand’s luxury sports cars, but visit Ferrari theme parks, buy Ferrari tie-in items, wear Ferrari merchandise, and more. So it’s probably not too much of a stretch to imagine that someone out there will take a cruise on the recently […]

  • Karjala 100-Pack: The World’s First 100-Pack of Beer (Video)

    Karjala 100-Pack: The World’s First 100-Pack of Beer (Video)

    On April 1st of this year, Finnish brewery Karjala unveiled the Karjala 100-Pack, which as its name suggests is a hundred-pack of beer for only the most disciplined and/or socially dominant beer drinkers. Everyone naturally assumed it was an April Fool’s Day prank, but as it turns out this is a real item that you […]

  • Ben & Jerry’s CHILL-aco Introduced for 4/20

    Ben & Jerry’s CHILL-aco Introduced for 4/20

    Of all the brands expected to do it up big for 4/20, Ben & Jerry’s has to be towards the top of the list. This year, the brand rolled out the Ben & Jerry’s CHILL-aco at its Scoop Shops locations, and according to B&J they’re only available for a limited time. The Ben & Jerry’s […]