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Star Trek Rugs Add a Little Space to Your Floor

Star Trek Rugs Add a Little Space to Your Floor
From 1998 to 2008, the Las Vegas Hilton featured an attraction called Star Trek: The Experience. I remember going to it during a Vegas vacation, and it was quite cheesy- but in a good way. But if you have fond memories of it, or just want to bring a little bit of Trek into your home, check this out.

Watch as This Guy Opens a Pack of Magic Cards and Finds Rare Card Worth $30k

Watch as This Guy Opens a Pack of Magic Cards and Finds Rare Card Worth $30k
This video shows one lucky guy opening a 1993 deck of Magic the Gathering cards. Spoiler alert: This guy just got a whole lot richer.
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Guy Finds Action Comics #1 in the Wall of His House, Family Squabble Ruins It

Guy Finds Action Comics #1 in the Wall of His House, Family Squabble Ruins It
David Gonzalez is a construction worker and home remodeler. He’s also one lucky guy. He was fixing up his newest home and found an issue of the extremely rare and valuable Action Comics #1 inside a wall.

PaRappa the Toaster: Kick! Punch! Toast!

PaRappa the Toaster: Kick! Punch! Toast!
PaRappa the Rapper is one of the quirkiest games ever made. So it’s only appropriate for it to have an unusual merchandise. eBay seller xdeath_5 is auctioning off what he claims is a rare PaRappa the Rapper official Space Age Printing toaster.

Rosko Pom Pom Tank: Coolest Retro Toy Ever?

Rosko Pom Pom Tank: Coolest Retro Toy Ever?
Most of us weren’t born yet back in the 1950s, but it was definitely a time long before modern remote-controlled electronic playthings. But that doesn’t mean there weren’t some cool toys back in the day – like this awesome old-school metal tank I spotted over on Etsy.

Rare Star Wars Poster Looks Stupid, Worth Thousands

Rare Star Wars Poster Looks Stupid, Worth Thousands
There are a lot of rare Star Wars collectibles that are worth money, but usually they are toys and costumes and the like. Some obscure items like this 1978 promotional poster you see here are also worth a lot for some reason.

Complete Virtual Boy Collection on eBay Costs 32 Nintendo 3DSes

Complete Virtual Boy Collection on eBay Costs 32 Nintendo 3DSes
That’s right folks! For the low low price of £5000 (appx. $8,200 USD), you can get the definitive Nintendo Virtual Boy collection! Proof that trash turns to treasure if you give it enough time. And who wants a partial collection of junk?

Nike Air Force 1 PlayStation Sneakers: Shoes Only a Collector Could Love

Nike Air Force 1 PlayStation Sneakers: Shoes Only a Collector Could Love
Video game-themed shoes are nothing new, which is why I’m disappointed with these apparently official Nike Air Force 1 Low PlayStation sneakers.

Rare VFX 3D Virtual Reality Helmet Turns Up on eBay

Rare VFX 3D Virtual Reality Helmet Turns Up on eBay
I was browsing through the deep recesses of eBay today, when I stumbled onto this strange listing for a “Virtual Reality” system.

Rare Transparent Macintosh Se Hits Ebay: Get Out Your Checkbooks, Mac Fans

Rare Transparent Macintosh Se Hits Ebay: Get Out Your Checkbooks, Mac Fans
For some reason, I always thought the first transparent computer Apple ever made was the original Bondi blue iMac. Well, it turns out that back in the late 1980s, a handful of Mac SE computers were made without any pigmentation, so you could see clear through them.

Original Apple-1 Computer Goes Up for Auction

Original Apple-1 Computer Goes Up for Auction
…and when I say original Apple-1, I mean it. Only about 200 of the first-gen Apple computer were ever built, and they have become extremely difficult to come by, with an estimated 50 left in circulation around the world.

Pip-Boy 3000 Alarm Clock: Wake Up and Smell the Post-Nuclear Air

Pip-Boy 3000 Alarm Clock: Wake Up and Smell the Post-Nuclear Air
Fallout fans will be familiar with this promotional item, as it was originally part of the limited Survival Edition of Fallout 3 a couple of years ago. That bundle was only available through Amazon and on top of that, for US residents only, making this super-sized replica quite rare.

Nintendo Love Tester: More Popular Than the Vitality Sensor

Nintendo Love Tester: More Popular Than the Vitality Sensor
The Love Tester is an actual Nintendo product from way back when the company just started making toys. According to gameSniped, it was made by Nintendo legend Gunpei Yokoi, the father of the Game & Watch and Game Boy systems, and producer of the Metroid series.

Romain Jerome Watch has Rocks and Ash From the Eyf.. Eyjfa.. From That Volcano in Iceland

Romain Jerome Watch has Rocks and Ash From the Eyf.. Eyjfa.. From That Volcano in Iceland
Romain Jerome is known for turning tragedy into luxury, and its latest masterpiece is no different. The Eyjafjallajökull-DNA watch has rocks and ash from the volcano that’s currently throwing fits in Iceland. Say what you will about the absurdity of the concept, but I think we can all agree that this is one fine-looking timepiece.

Old School Game Geek Gets $31k for Rare Atari 2600 Game

Old School Game Geek Gets $31k for Rare Atari 2600 Game
I am not big on saving things. Typically, once I get tired of something or bored with it I throw it away or give it away. For years, I carried my Atari 2600 from my youth with me each time I moved, even though I never played it.

Vertu Selling Ultra-Limited Edition “Golden” Cellphones, May Not be as Ridiculous as We Think

Vertu Selling Ultra-Limited Edition “Golden” Cellphones, May Not be as Ridiculous as We Think
To celebrate the first anniversary of their flagship store in Tokyo, Vertu – the luxury brand of cellphone giant Nokia – will be selling four “golden” cellphones. The price? ¥20,000,000 (appx. $215,000 USD) each. The handsets are not really made of gold – they’re “just” decorated with Japanese gold lacquerwork, and they do look amazing.
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