The real Apple Park, also known as the spaceship campus, is located at 1 Apple Park Way in Cupertino, California, United States, and spans 175-acres. LEGO fanatic Spencer Rezkalla decided to create a 1/650 scale version using thousands of bricks, right down to the surrounding trees. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Consisting of 826-pieces and priced at $199.99 (Nov. 23 release), the LEGO Creator Expert 10268 Vestas Wind Turbine set is fully motorized, and captures the elegance and graceful movement of a traditional wind turbine. It stands approximately 39" (1m) high, towering above a wooded hill and a house with furnished patio, mailbox, flowers and a white picket fence. Turn the nacelle left or right and switch on the included power function motor to rotate the adjustable wind turbine blades and illuminate the cottage's porch light. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
SwimWays' Inflatable Star Wars Millennium Falcon is perfect in the pool, or just for lounging around inside your home, and it's being offered for just $16.03, today only, originally $29.99. This inflatable pool float measures approximately 61 x 46 x 6.5 inches (when inflated) - a great size everyone can enjoy. Great for pool parties, vacations, and everyday use, making it a fun gift for Star Wars fans of every age and for collectors, too. Product page. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.
Remember the LIMBO top from the Christopher Nolan masterpiece "Inception"? Well, now you can own a functional replica that currently holds the world record for spinning continuously for 27 hours 9 minutes and 24 seconds. The top is machined from solid aluminum and boasts a hollow interior that houses an electric gyroscope that can spin at 10,000 RPM to keep it spinning on just about any surface. Continue reading for two more videos, pictures and information.
LEGO fans can literally build the future, or at least their latest ads would like you to think so. Called "Imagine", this campaign brings childhood fantasies, such as King Kong scaling a skyscraper or Moby Dick pursuing the elusive whale, to life using thousands of colorful bricks. Continue reading for more.
LEGO fans who love Harry Potter rejoice! The new LEGO Harry Potter Hogwarts Castle (71043) set is now the second largest ever, with 6,020-pieces. Featuring Whomping Willow and Hagri's Hut, complete with microfigs of the students, teachers, Dementors, Aragog, the Basilisk, and even a Hungarian Horntail. Priced at $399.99, it will become available on August 15 for VIP members and to the general public on September 1. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
LEGO and Final Fantasy fanatic Marius Herrmann spent countless hours, along with 10,000 LEGO pieces, to create a massive model of Bahamut from Final Fantasy X. With a wingspan of almost 1-meter, it features gold plant stems for the wing details, purle pentagonal shields, dark blue scales, and discontinued wedge plates as well as grilles in a shade of purple. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
At San Diego Comic Con this week, Blizzard's Overwatch officially announced its collaboration with Hasbro by debuting an Overwatch-themed NERF gun, called the Wight Reaper NERF Blaster. Featuring an all-white make with chrome with black / bronze accents throughout, this gun has an eight round capacity and can shoot darts to 90 feet per second. Continue reading for the leaked teaser video and more information.
Priced at $149.99, the 10262 James Bond Aston Martin DB5 set consists of 1,295 LEGO pieces, complete with a detailed straight-six engine, rotating license plates, wheel-mounted tire slashers, a rear bullet shield and even hidden machine guns that can be deployed by pulling back on the gear knob. However, the coolest feature is the working ejector seat, which works when you pull back on the rear bumper. Continue reading for a full video review, more pictures and information.
Grow-in-water toys, with this example being a 23-year-old "Grow Babies", are basically novelty items made from a superabsorbent polymer. They expand up to 500% of their original mass or volume after putting them into water for several days. One thing you may not know is that they shrinks with saltwater, though some shrink simply from air after being removed from water. Continue reading to see what happened after this person placed this over two-decade old toy in water.