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The Ultimate Finish

Wednesday, December 31st, 2014

I’m wrapping up 2014 by posting a video by ART15 titled ‘The Ultimate Finish’. It’s similar to a post I recently made on the TFB Facebook page.


Headplay Toys – 12 Inch Popeye The Sailor

Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

Realistic Popeye

Headplay Toys is releasing a “realistic” take on Popeye the Sailor as a 12″ figurine. Limited to just 500 pieces, the figurines are reportedly not articulated, but pretty badass looking all the same.

You can get yours here: tenacious-toys.blogspot.com/2014/12/12-inch-popeye-sailor-by-headplay-toys.html

Primer Projects – Precious Metals T-Shirt

Monday, December 29th, 2014


Primer Projects has released their first non-crowdfunded product: the Precious Metals t-shirt. The ‘Brass Steel + Lead’ design is printed on a Heather Black poly/cotton/rayon tri-blend shirt.

Precious Metals

For the ammo addicts, these precious metals are worth more than gold.

Available in sizes SM-XL. Made in the USA.


The Star Wars Holiday Special In 7 Parts

Sunday, December 28th, 2014

This is the first of 7 parts of the infamous ‘Star Wars Christmas Special’, a program so terrible that legend has it George Lucas’ contributions to charity from the sale of the Star Wars property to Disney went entirely towards attempting to wiping it off the face of the Earth. Unfortunately for Lucas, the internet never forgets.

Halo 5 Multiplayer Beta Trailer

Saturday, December 27th, 2014

MaxPedition – Discontinued Product Sale

Friday, December 26th, 2014



Best-Lock Construction Toys – U.S. Army Licensed Sets

Thursday, December 25th, 2014


The U.S. Army has lent their license to Florida-based Best-Lock Construction Toys. Sets include a Sherman tank, attack helicopter, and desert truck.


T’was The Day Before Christmas

Wednesday, December 24th, 2014

Merry Christmas and a Happy Holidays to you all!

Bongo Comics – McBane #1

Wednesday, December 24th, 2014


Today at the comic book store, we picked up the first issue of McBane, a new comic based around the action hero parody McBane from The Simpsons. Now, in addition to the comic, you also get this awesome movie poster for ‘Have Bodybag, Will Travel’, the latest McBane flick.


What’s really unique about this issue is the comic is also the poster:


Makes it a bit hard to read, but it’s also really cool. In all honesty, though, I’m hoping this stays a one-off kinda thing, and it doesn’t become a trend.


LaserLyte Triple Tyme Kit

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014


Cottonwood, Ariz. – LaserLyte®, innovators in firearms laser technologies, proudly introduce the seriously fun laser Triple Tyme Kit consisting of the LaserLyte® Reaction Tyme Targets (3), a Trigger Tyme® Compact Training Pistol and a LT-PRO Pistol Laser Trainer. Everything anyone needs to train, teach or just have fun anywhere, anytime.

The Trigger Tyme® pistol cannot accept or fire ammunition, making it a safe training tool for all ages and skill sets. The compact size of the pistol is ideal for training young shooters and individuals with small hands.

The Reaction Tyme Targets work independently of other allowing for a variety of shooting scenarios. interactive target system works in two modes; reaction and training. The reaction mode features random LED signals in intervals of 3 to 7 seconds that can be shot by the Trigger Tyme® compact pistol or any other LaserLyte® Trainer. The training mode allows the user to practice trigger control and accuracy with an always on and ready-to-be-shot mode. When a hit is made the target sounds 2 beeps and a LED flash.

The LT-PRO is easily inserted into the muzzle end of the Trigger Tyme® pistol for hours of training and fun. It can also be used in a real firearm for realistic training with the user’s actual carry firearm. MSRP for the LaserLyte®

TLB-TTK is $279.95.

LaserLyte® continues to get sport shooters and professionals on the target faster, increasing accuracy
and overall hits with affordable and fun laser training tools.

For more information, visit www.laserlyte.com.

BulletSafe – Bulletproof Baseball Cap On Kickstarter

Monday, December 22nd, 2014

BulletSafe Cap

BulletSafe has recently launched a Kickstarter page for a bulletproof baseball cap. The cap is a Flexfit, six-panel cap which includes a BulletSafe ballistic panel. Prototypes of the cap have been tested up to NIJ Level IIA standard, having stopped .40, 9mm, .22 LR, and .38 caliber rounds, and BulletSafe expects the full production model will meet those same standards.


AirSplat – This Or That Holiday Promotion

Sunday, December 21st, 2014


AirSplat is having a ‘This or That’ promotion for the Holidays. You can chose from a rebate, or a free product, when you reach certain minimum purchase amounts. Use coupon code THISAS for the rebate, or code THATAS for the free product. While supplies last.


Samurai Stormtrooper

Saturday, December 20th, 2014


Check out this awesome Samurai Stormtrooper figurine. It looks like it’s a Japanese exclusive, but if your local comic book store is anything like mine they’ll likely be carrying it all the same. There’s also this awesome Samurai Vader:



Supra x Rothco Project

Friday, December 19th, 2014


Shoe manufacturer Supra has teamed up with Rothco to produce special variants of the Stacks Vulc II and Vaider shoes, as well as a “medium transport bag” backpack.

Stacks Vulc II

The Stacks Vulc II features a suede and ballistic fabric upper, both black, with gunmetal hardware and olive accents. The laces consist of black nylon rope with olive speckle. The interior is made of padded mesh with a shemagh tactical scarf pattern. The Stack Vulc II also features white foxing with Rothco heel scabs.


The Vaider features an olive drab ballistic fabric upper, with an embroidered black Velcro heel collar, olive drab hardware, and a traditional Vaider metal tongue slider. The interior is made of padded mesh with a shemagh tactical scarf pattern. The Vaider also features white foxing with Rothco heel scabs.

Rothco Supra Backpack
Supra x Rothco Backpack

The Supra x Rothco Medium Transport Backpack is made from black cotton canvas. It features multiple zippered storage compartments with a water repellent lining. The shoulder straps are padded, and the back consists of padded mesh for comfort and breathability. The backpack also comes with custom Supra and Rothco nametapes.


Every Death In A Quentin Tarantino Film

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

Quentin Tarantino // Every Death from Jaume R. Lloret on Vimeo.


Wednesday, December 17th, 2014


The SPACELIFE Jacket is inspired by the classic spacesuit design, and is made from a waterproof, light-reflecting trilobal fiber. The hood features built-in speaker which are controllable either via Bluetooth or a remote integrated into the sleeve; this remote also allows the wearer to control their phone.


Winnifred Beach – Summer / Beach Sport Utility Bathrobe

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014


The third variant of Winnifred Beach’s Sport Utility Bathrobe, this version is made from ultra lightweight organic hemp linen, and features:

– Cotton hood, panels and pockets
– 2 large side cargo pockets
– Conveniently able to fit an iPad
– 2 chest pockets
– 1 pocket-side sunglasses holder loop
– Buttoned sleeve loops

Available in sizes SM – LG.


TGX Tactical Notebook

Monday, December 15th, 2014


Available exclusively at ThinkGeek, the TGX Tactical Notebooks are made from “durable material”, with PALS webbing throughout the exterior. Available in Small and Large sizes, both sizes come with 2 pen loops and a carabiner. The large notebook also features a clear vinyl pocket, two internal card slots, and a mesh pocket. Both notebooks come with 96 lined pages.


Entertainment Earth – Aliens Xenomorph Queen Figure Pre-Order

Sunday, December 14th, 2014


Entertainment Earth is offering a pre-order on this upcoming action figure of the Xenomorph Queen from Aliens. Measuring 30″ x 15″, the Xenomorph Queen features 30 points of articulation including a fully poseable tail, and also comes with two interchangeable inner mouths, and a display stand. The Queen is also completely in-scale with the Alien 7-inch action figure line.

The Xenomorph Queen figure will be available January 2015.


Mad Max: Fury Road Official Theatrical Trailer

Saturday, December 13th, 2014

LaWS In Action

Friday, December 12th, 2014

The US Navy released this video of the LaWS in action.

End Of The Line

Thursday, December 11th, 2014

Source Filmmaker is powerful. Can you believe this is entirely a fan project?

Project Triforce – Halo 2: Anniversary Edition – Plasma Rifle Full Scale Replica

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014


Available for pre-order from Project Triforce, this replica is a fully licensed full scale model of the Plasma Rifle from the Halo series. Cast in polystone, it is hand-finished and hand-painted, weights 15 lbs, and comes with working LED effects. Limited to just 500 pieces.


SOG – Elite Entrenching Tool

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014


SOG has just released their Elite Entrenching Tool. 26″ in length, the Elite E-Tool features a foldable glass-reinforced nylon handle and a Steel shovel head. Also included is a serrated blade which attaches to the bottom of the handle.


G-Shock – Five Minutes

Monday, December 8th, 2014


G-Shock has released this interactive zombie adventure. A steady mouse hand is a must if you want to make it the full five minutes.