With all the cool weapons you see in games and movies, it’s only natural that fans will attempt to replicate them. Here are three that definitely caught our eye. Continue reading to see more.

Gears of War Lancer

Though the special edition Gears of War 2 bundle may come with a Lancer, this gamer decided to build one using a Nerf N-Strike Longshot CS-6. Basically, he had to trim several pieces, minimize the chainsaw part, install LEDs, and repaint the entire thing. The final result was well worth the time and effort put in, as you can see below.


Wolverine Claws

Whether you’re auditioning for the next X-Men movie or just out to impress friends, these homemade Wolverine claws — by the FingerRails.com owner — ensure you stay the center of attention. It was constructed in just 2-days using copper tubing and 1/8″ x 1/2″ steel for the track / blades. A spring-loaded latching mechanism enables the claws to retract or extend at the push of a button.


Aliens M41-A Pulse Rifle

If you’ve always wanted an Aliens M41-A pulse rifle, this nifty DIY project might just make your dream a reality. To build your own, you’ll need: M1A1 components, Remington 890 shotgun, SPAS-12 pump handle/cage, and other miscellaneous parts. This weapon was originally seen in the 1986 classic “Aliens”.