A Live-Action Mobile Suit Gundam Movie Is Really Happening

A Live-Action Mobile Suit Gundam Movie Is Really Happening

The RX-78-2 on the duvet of Gundam the Origin Vol. 1Image: Vertical Mobile Suit Gundam, one of the most influential giant robot sagas of all time, is heading to the large display screen. Legendary has simply introduced a brand new collaboration with Sunrise at Anime Expo 2018 that can see Gundam get its first ever […]

What was hot in pop culture in June of 1998

What was scorching in popular culture in June of 1998

YouTuber thepeterson makes video montages that pull collectively clips from popular culture days of yore, highlighting what films and TV exhibits the lots had been watching, what they had been listening to on the radio, and what video video games they had been enjoying. In the newest one, June 1998 is put into the highlight. […]

iPhone 3GS comes again from the lifeless in South Korea

Whether or not you’d take pleasure in this nostalgia journey is one other matter. Remember, the iPhone 3GS did not also have a front-facing digicam, not to mention different fashionable bells and whistles — selfies on an Apple smartphone needed to wait until 2010. And since Apple dropped software program help for the 3GS after […]

Grafx 2 is "the ultimate" 256-color pixel art app

Grafx 2 is "the ultimate" 256-color pixel artwork app

Designed to appear like one thing operating on the Commodore Amiga however with all the trendy conveniences, Grafx 2 is pitched as “The ultimate 256-color painting program.” GrafX2 has a protracted historical past, with the primary variations being printed in 1996. The improvement by the unique staff (Sunset Design) continued till late 1999, once they […]

Jurassic Park Was My Nerd Haven

Jurassic Park Was My Nerd Haven

Twenty-five years later, Jurassic Park nonetheless holds up.Photo: Universal Today is the 25th anniversary of Jurassic Park. I used to be 11 years outdated when it got here out. Here’s what I bear in mind. There was a time within the mid-’90s my household didn’t go to the theater that always, so I really noticed […]

Very short films about very small sculptures made from scraps

Very quick movies about very small sculptures constructed from scraps

Five years in the past, my artist/engineer pal Kal Spelletich drew at crowd at an Institute for the Future convention by demonstrating his “Huggerer,” a pneumatic robotic that delivers free hugs. Now robotic hugs are the topic of latest scientific analysis! At a current human-robot interplay convention, researchers from Stuttgart, Germany’s Max Planck Institute for […]

The First ThunderCats Reboot Was Ahead of Its Time

The First ThunderCats Reboot Was Ahead of Its Time

Some ThunderCats, in preparation to, err, ho.Image: Cartoon Network The web, as it’s wont to do, received right into a little bit of a hissy match lately with the announcement of ThunderCats Roar, a comedy-tinged, closely stylized re-imagining of Lion-O and his pals that had some followers wishing the franchise may’ve gotten a extra severe […]

The Best Stories to Watch During Twitch's Absurdly Ginormous Classic Doctor Who Marathon

The Best Stories to Watch During Twitch's Absurdly Ginormous Classic Doctor Who Marathon

Splendid chaps, all of them.Photo: BBC Today, Twitch begins a seven-week endurance run/celebration of all issues old-school Doctor Who, dwell streaming over 500 episodes worth of adventures in Time and Space. Unless you occur to have seven weeks of free time beginning imminently (wherein case, I envy you), you probably can’t sit down and watch […]

This Concept Art From the 2011 ThunderCats Reboot Is a Glimpse of What Could Have Been 

This Concept Art From the 2011 ThunderCats Reboot Is a Glimpse of What Could Have Been 

Ryu Kihyun’s unused idea artwork for a younger Lion-O and Tigra.Illustration: Ryu Kihyun There are any variety of causes as to why followers of the unique ThunderCats collection from the ‘80s are up in arms over the model of ThunderCats Roar, Cartoon Network’s upcoming reboot of the franchise that’s decidedly extra whimsical and aimed toward […]