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‘Nother Year, ‘Nother CoD

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

Anovos – Ghostbusters Proton Pack Kit (Pre-Order)

Friday, April 29th, 2016


Anovos is a company that deals in high-quality, licensed props from popular science-fiction properties, such as Battlestar Galactica and Star Wars. This time, they’re offering a movie-accurate Proton Pack Kit from the original Ghostbusters movies. The kit is constructed of fiberglass, metal, polyurethane, PVC, and ABS plastic, and comes complete with vinyl decal set and working toggle switches and buttons. It doesn’t come with the glues, paint, and tools necessary to construct it, nor the frame and straps, the later of which is to be sold separately.

Also, they’ll be offering an optional light and sound electronics package with movie sound effects at a later date.


This Day In History 

Thursday, April 28th, 2016

Goat Story Coffee Mug

Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

While not exactly tactical, the Goat Story Coffee Mug resonates with me, largely because it’s very much like a drinking horn, so if you want to play hipster viking, this is probably your best bet, outside of drinking from skulls before it was cool. Read the full release on the Goat Story Coffee Mug below:

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When Coffee meets Creativity

Coffee is a part of the most regular routine of many creatives. Not only it can be a handful boost for creative process itself, it increases energy and helps being more focused on performing task. So no wonder that even coffee shops are known as the most preferred working spaces.

We all know how the famous story of coffee discovery goes. Well, the latter definitely served as a handful creative boost for the team of GOAT STORY (among gallons of coffee they drank). Why? It helped them bring a one-of-a-kind coffee mug to life: The GOAT Mug. It’s a horn shaped Mug, easy to carry around, wherever your internal compass guides you. Wherever you think, you’ll find the right inspiration. While hoping that you’ll get to this “eureka moment” before the last sip of your coffee, right? This Mug brags with double solution, tailored for all creative wanderers. Making any task easier to handle with special holder, which has an ability to transform into a stand. While being able to wander around thanks to a company of two leather straps.

GOAT Mug is a perfect companion for this new-age hectic lifestyle. Whether your creative process starts at home, your favorite coffee shop or at the middle of some quiet forest. A trendy solution for all coffee lovers, rebels, misfits and those, who just dare to be different. And a perfect set for encouraging your imagination.


Fallout 4 – Creation Kit Video

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

X-Men : Apocalypse Final Trailer

Monday, April 25th, 2016

The good-looking super hero movies just keep rolling out, don’t they?

Testing LSD On British Marines In 1964

Sunday, April 24th, 2016

It’s been a while since this was last posted on the site.

LEGO Ideas – Voltron

Saturday, April 23rd, 2016


An individual with the handle of len_d69 has introduced a proposal on LEGO Ideas (formerly LEGO CUUSOO) for a Voltron set. What makes this doubly cool isn’t just that it’s a Voltron set, but that it’s composed of the five separate lions, and they can form into Voltron, just like in the show. Like all Ideas/CUUSOO proposals, it requires two things: enough user/voter support, and, more importantly, the approval of the original rights holder.


The Walking Dead: The Alien

Friday, April 22nd, 2016


Panel Syndicate is offering an exclusive digital ‘The Walking Dead’ comic through a pay-what-you-want model. You can get a copy at the link below:


X Products Can Cannon BATF Restrictions Overturned

Thursday, April 21st, 2016

Can Cannon

The Can Cannon has been acquitted by the BATF! X Products is pleased to announce the re-launch of the infamous Can Cannon soda can launching system for the AR-15 rifle. The Can Cannon has passed the BATF rubber glove test with flying colors. This means that the Can Cannon is 100% street legal and can be attached to an AR-15 lower receiver without being classified as a short barrel rifle or short barrel shotgun. For existing customers this entails a simple part swap, which we’ll be providing free of charge. New customers won’t have to do anything, our re-designed Can Cannon will feature our design changes right out of the box. Here’s the meat and potatoes of the BATF approval letter:

“Our examination determined that the aforementioned design features, combined with thepresence of a permanent and substantial blocking feature located directly in front of the barrel chamber, prevents the chambering of a commercially available .223 Remington caliber ammunition cartridge. FTISB found the submitted sample is designed to only accept a 5.56mm or .223 Remington caliber blank cartridge and the “barrel portion” of the “Can Cannon” incorporating a chamber, is not a firearm barrel.

As a result, if the submitted Can Cannon were assembled to an AR-type firearm receiver incorporating a shoulder stock, this assembly or aggregate of parts would not constitute a “firearm” as defined in the NFA, 26 U.S.C 5845(a)(5). Such an assembly of either of the aforementioned scenarios is lawful.”

View the full BATF response at: https://www.xproducts.com/sites/default/files/docs/Final-Approval-BATF-Can- Cannon.pdf

NERF Team Fortress

Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

PTS Masada Gas Blowback Rifle – Now Available In Flat Dark Earth

Tuesday, April 19th, 2016


Boba Fett – Bounty Hunter For Hire Patch

Monday, April 18th, 2016


Created by Canada-based Patch Panel and available from Violent Little Machine Shop, this Boba Fett patch consists of PVC with a black Velcro back.



Sunday, April 17th, 2016

Another great creation from ZaziNombies, this time a 5000+ piece recreation of DOOM’s BFG 9000.

Threadsmiths – Cavalier Dress Shirt

Saturday, April 16th, 2016


Threadsmiths is a company based out of Melborne, Australia which has developed a patented hydrophobic nanotechnology application that repels water and dirt. Their first product was the Cavalier t-shirt, and they’ll soon be expanding their product line with the Cavalier Dress Shirt. Like the Cavalier T-shirt, the Cavalier Dress Shirt is capable of repelling any water-based liquids, and any left over “stains” can easily be washed away with the application of more water.

This is a pre-order, so expect it to be available soon.


Nuka Cola Quantum Available Direct From Jones

Friday, April 15th, 2016


If you missed out on your chance to pick up a pack of Nuka Cola Quantum-branded Jones Soda from your local Target store, you’re (kinda) in luck. Jones is currently selling it direct to the consumer, however there is a few caveats:

1) One order per person – 4 bottles per order
2) Quantity is limited
3) It’s pretty darn expensive

On that last bit, it’s not online auction price bad, but at $27/4 bottles, it’s pretty close. This is purely a collectors item, folks. If you want the taste, crack open a Jones Berry Lemonade instead; it’s the same thing.


R2D2 Translator

Thursday, April 14th, 2016

R2D2 Translator

For all your astromech translation needs – provided your translation is 30 characters or less.


Doctor Strange Teaser Trailer

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

A Red, White, And Blue Plate Carrier Is Now Available From Mission Spec

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016


As a company that is happy to accept custom work orders we are asked, fairly consistently, if Mission Spec can build a Red, White, and Blue EOC plate carrier for novelty use. The answer is of course, yes. We have built many of these for different customers and are happy to do it. Customers wanting pricing information on a custom build such as this should use our website contact. It will speed up the process if you include your shipping address with the initial inquiry.

Please note that building a product in this color scheme dictates that we must use some non-MilSpec materials. In other words this specific item SHOULD NEVER be used in a life support capacity. It will also NOT come with our limited lifetime warranty. It is purely cosmetic and to be used only for novelty purposes.


SilencerCo Announces Spring Clothing Line

Monday, April 11th, 2016

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SilencerCo’s new Spring clothing line was designed to promote the new millennial shift and consumer in the firearms industry. Through this new line, SilencerCo is pairing Marvel characters and other iconic images with their #FightTheNoise campaign, as well as placing special focus on their upcoming Maxim 9 integrally-suppressed 9mm pistol.

Below is a quote from SilencerCo CEO Josh Waldron regarding the direction they’re taking with their new lifestyle line:

“SilencerCo is able to reach the younger millennial audience because that’s actually a large portion of the people who make up our company. We can understand and market to that group because we are that group. My advice to companies looking to reach a younger demographic would be to consider hiring professionals from that particular demographic to run your marketing division; that way, you produce content that speaks to your desired market and really hits the mark.”

– Josh Waldron, CEO


ZaziNombies – LEGO Locus – Black Ops 3

Sunday, April 10th, 2016

ZaziNombies of YouTube has created this impressive-looking model of the Locust sniper rifle from Black Ops 3, entirely out of LEGOs.

Airsoft Snipers Kill An Entire Enemy Squad

Saturday, April 9th, 2016

In this video, NOVRITSCH and Jet the Desertfox snipe an entire enemy squad at the MilsimWest game Jump to Rastov.

Good stuff.

NERF Test Range

Friday, April 8th, 2016


On the official NERF website, there’s a simple-if-fun flash game called ‘NERF Test Range’, where you can “try out” blasters from various NERF lines, including Zombie Strike and Badlands. It’s a good time killer for at least a few minutes, plus the theme track isn’t half bad.


Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Teaser Trailer

Thursday, April 7th, 2016

Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End Gameplay

Wednesday, April 6th, 2016

I have to say it’s looking pretty good.