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30th Anniversary Of Apple’s ’1984′ Commercial

This week Apple marks the 30th Anniversary of their Ridley Scott directed “1984” Super Bowl commercial. A room full of blank-faced, greyish, and zombie-esque men fixated on the broadcast of a ‘Big Brother’-like figure from an enormous screen. ...

Scott Pettersen is Still Making Incredible Stuff

A few months ago we caused an international web incident by reporting on the work of artist Scott Pettersen, who sculpts and otherwise cobbles together an amazing assortment of 12-inch Blade Runner action figures. Pettersen reproduced likenesses ...

Blade Runner Action Figures – More Human Than Human

Artist Scott Pettersen brings Blade Runner characters back to life in action figure form. After Kenner was burned by their ill-conceived toy line for the R-rated Alien in 1979, American toy companies focused on bright and happy space movies such ...

More Human Than Human? – Could Blade Runner Be Our Future?

Is Blade Runner the best depiction of our future doom at the hands of traitorous robots? Ask Siri about Blade Runner and the iPhone’s digital assistant will tell you that Ridley Scott’s 1982 sci-fi classic is about “intelligent assistants that ...

Essential Collectibles and Toys

If you were wiry enough, you could almost sit down and drive this thing. Batman Tumbler You’ve seen toy versions of the Tumbler before, but you’ve never seen one like this. This re creation of the new Batmobile is in scale with the ...