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Gundam Narikiri RX-78 and Zaku Boxer Briefs and Socks: Roleplay You Say?

Gundam Narikiri RX-78 and Zaku Boxer Briefs and Socks: Roleplay You Say?
The never-ending post-apocalyptic nightmare has started to affect even the supply of gunpla. So what do you do if you can’t get your hands on a Gundam model? Be a Gundam model. Bandai Namco’s silly Narikiri (“roleplay”) line features boxer briefs and socks based on Amuro Ray’s RX-78 Gundam, Char’s MS-06S Zaku, and the mass production MS-06F Zaku from the first Mobile Suit Gundam show.

Dasung Paperlike 253 3K HDMI E-ink Monitor: Stock Footage

Dasung Paperlike 253 3K HDMI E-ink Monitor: Stock Footage
Chinese company Dasung has been working to make larger and more responsive E-ink displays for seven years. They made waves online in 2015 with their 13.3″ E-ink reader, and now they’re back with a product that is almost twice that size.

Iron Studios Dungeons & Dragons Tiamat Demi Statue: Literal Fivehead

Iron Studios Dungeons & Dragons Tiamat Demi Statue: Literal Fivehead
Iron Studios has a treat for die-hard and deep-pocketed Dungeons & Dragons fans. The figure maker’s 1/20-scale Tiamat Demi statue features the legendary tabletop RPG monster as it was depicted in the franchise’s 1980s cartoon. Naturally, the statue also includes figurines of the cartoon’s six protagonists: Hank, Diana, Shiela, Eric, Presto, and Bobby (and Bobby’s pet Uni).

Icy Dock ToughArmor MB872MP-B Can Fit 12 SATA SSDs in a 5.25″ Drive Bay: Super Saiyan Drive Super Saiyan

Icy Dock ToughArmor MB872MP-B Can Fit 12 SATA SSDs in a 5.25″ Drive Bay: Super Saiyan Drive Super Saiyan
The M.2 storage drive specification has been one of the best new additions to PCs in recent years, allowing for extremely compact and easy-to-install SSDs. These days it’s often used by incredibly fast NVMe SSDs, giving you the best of both worlds – small footprint and lightning speeds – at reasonable prices.

Chibson Placebo Pedal Does Nothing: Air Guitar Essential

Chibson Placebo Pedal Does Nothing: Air Guitar Essential
Give the guitar nerd in your life the gift of nothing with Chibson USA and Daredevil Pedals’ Placebo Pedal. All of its parts are legit – the knobs, the footswitch, the power indicator light, and the I/O jacks.

Soul of Animal GX Go Kitten Super Robot Action Figure: Sweded Voltron

Soul of Animal GX Go Kitten Super Robot Action Figure: Sweded Voltron
Taiwanese toy shop Bid Toys won toymaker of the year in my books with its Soul of Animal GX Go Kitten, a parody of the OG Voltron that replaces the Lion Force with cats and boxes.

The JingPad A1 is a Feature-packed, Flagship Level… Linux Tablet?!

The JingPad A1 is a Feature-packed, Flagship Level… Linux Tablet?!
An 11″, 2K, 4:3 AMOLED touchscreen. A 1.8GHz 8-core ARM SoC. 8GB of RAM. 256GB of storage. USB-C. An included stylus. Sounds like an awesome tablet right? But the thing that makes the JingPad A1 truly special is that it’s running JingOS, a Linux-based operating system.

xScreen “Laptop” Monitor Attaches to the Xbox Series S: That’s a Lot of Xs and Ss

xScreen “Laptop” Monitor Attaches to the Xbox Series S: That’s a Lot of Xs and Ss
A lot of modders often make console laptops by transferring the gaming machine’s guts to a smaller case and then slapping a monitor on it. But the Xbox Series S is already small and light enough that someone was bound to put two and two together.

eXtremeRate RISE DIY Back Paddles for PS5: Quadsense Controller

eXtremeRate RISE DIY Back Paddles for PS5: Quadsense Controller
Critics and gamers lucky enough to get their hands on the PS5 often cite the console’s DualSense controller as a true next-gen controller, thanks to its precise haptics and force feedback triggers. However, the previous generation also saw a small but significant addition to gamepads – paddles.

The EXO Giga Bike is a Custom PC in a Bicycle: BMX On

The EXO Giga Bike is a Custom PC in a Bicycle: BMX On
If you’re a PC enthusiast, you might have noticed that boutique manufacturers are actually making open-air chassis that are not meant to be test benches, but for showcase builds. Well, how’s this for an open-air chassis?

Otterbox Xbox Series X | S & Xbox One Rechargeable Battery Pack: Triple A Solution

Otterbox Xbox Series X | S & Xbox One Rechargeable Battery Pack: Triple A Solution
Across console generations, Xbox controllers have always used AA batteries instead of a built-in rechargeable one. It has its pros and cons, but Otterbox has found a solution that combines the best of both worlds. The company’s Xbox Battery Pack gives you two rechargeable packs that you can hot-swap.

Heykube Electronic Puzzle Cube Teaches You How to Solve It: Kompanion Kube

Heykube Electronic Puzzle Cube Teaches You How to Solve It: Kompanion Kube
You can find dozens of tutorials and tips on how to solve a puzzle cube, but a company called Heykube figured out a way to build the guide into the cube itself. The eponymous toy has LEDs at the center of each side.

Fools Paradise Lowfool Steel of League Figure: Mobile Scrum Gundam

Fools Paradise Lowfool Steel of League Figure: Mobile Scrum Gundam
Prolific designer toymaker Fools Paradise is releasing a beastly figure that sees a rugby player wearing parts of the RX-78-2 Gundam as protective gear. The figure is called Lowfool Steel of League Team 01-GD. Yep, the toymakers are saying it’s for a robot rugby league, despite the face mask.

Custom Watercooled Gaming PC Combined with a PS5: Play Everything

Custom Watercooled Gaming PC Combined with a PS5: Play Everything
PC builders have toyed with incorporating entire consoles into PC cases before – Origin even made some – but the folks at Modding Cafe came up with something that’s truly a sight to behold. The Vietnamese builders made a custom ITX build that watercools both a PC and a PS5.

Funko Turbo Man Action Figure Reissue: It’s Scalper Time!

Funko Turbo Man Action Figure Reissue: It’s Scalper Time!
Someone at Walmart slipped up, and Christmas has come early for toy collectors. A few lucky shoppers were able to grab what appears to be a 2021 reissue of the Turbo Man action figure from Arnold Schwarzenegger’s classic holiday movie Jingle All the Way, in which the action star plays a dad who goes to great lengths to obtain the fictional (and shortly real) toy for his son.

Noctua NH-P1 Passive CPU Cooler Can Take on 125W Chips: Fanless Fin Fun

Noctua NH-P1 Passive CPU Cooler Can Take on 125W Chips: Fanless Fin Fun
Fanless or passive CPU cooling heatsinks are nothing new. But they were reserved for low-power CPUs, which usually draw around 50W on average. That’s why Noctua is making waves with its release of the NH-P1, the company’s first-ever passive CPU cooler.

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