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There are Pokemon Nanoblocks and I am so excited

You will not believe what I found today. You’ll never guess, so brace yourself. There are Pokemon Nanoblock sets. I went out on a shopping adventure and I actually found one of them, in the wild. Oh, and what a Pokemon Nanoblock set I caught. Feast your eyes on Mewtwo! The Mewtwo I found was more »

There are Flappy Bird stuffed toys and t-shirts

Ugh. That’s actually what I said when I saw the Flappy Bird products in F.Y.E. I just let out a huge groan. Then, there was a spectacular eyeroll when I realized that these products were full priced and not on sale. This is the kind of world we live in now. I’m still stunned. I more »

Here’s the Metal Slime PS4

Were you excited about that White PS4 that’s coming in that neat Destiny bundle ? Sorry, but I have to burst your bubble. The Metal Slime PS4 is cooler. Yes, there is a Metal Slime PS4. It is silver, adorned with a Dragon Quest slime, and, thankfully, not really slimey. Brace yourselves, because here it more »

Important Importables Review: Betoyo Bento

Love surprise boxes and Japanese novelties? Well then, Betoyo Bento may be up your alley. It’s a subscription box plan geared towards otaku. For $38 (or $110 for three months) you get can get one of the monthly boxes shipped out to you. To give an idea of what you can expect, today’s Important Importables more »

Pre-order those Amiibos!

Like the idea of Nintendo’s Amiibos? Well then, you can go ahead and start ordering your NFC figures now. Nintendo doesn’t have a release date for them yet, but they’re more than ready to start taking your money for these little guys. The launch lineup of Amiibos consists of 12 characters appearing in for the more »

This is what a Disney Pokemon looks like

We need to talk, Emolga, because I saw you this weekend and you looked like this. When you should really be looking . So I just had to find out if there was… oh, I see. You’re a Disney Pokemon Emolga. People may think it strange, but bootleg Pokemon plush exist. Some distributors and vendors more »

Important Importables: Snow Miku Nendoroid Magical Snow Ver.

As promised, here’s another Important Importables in a timely fashion! I’m getting good at this! This installment is all about the incredibly lovely, 2014 Snow Miku Nendoroid. It was going to be a long review of the figure, with lots of detailed pictures, but something happened. This post happened. Here’s how it all went. I more »

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Beware of bootlegs at the 2014 Wizard World Chicago Comic Con (update)

I have a warning for you, oh Wizard World 2014 attendees. If you’re going to the Chicago Comic Con happening this weekend, shop wisely. I browsed the dealer room today and came upon some rather unfortunate things. First of all, most of the items at Credits Remaining’s booth 120 in Hall A are bootleg products. more »

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Heroes Loot Crate: Guardians of the Galaxy, TMNT, Mega Man and more

Hey, Technology Tell readers, check this out: starting this month, I’ll be going over and offering my thoughts on that Loot Crate thing everyone is talking about. For the sake of maintaining the surprise for everyone (half of the fun!) I figure waiting a day is reasonable enough. If you’re a big Loot Crate junkie more »

Lego Minecraft Cave and Farm sets coming

There is no game more perfect for Lego adaptations for Minecraft. I mean, it is essentially an entire video game built around the notion of creating amazing things with blocks. It’s a perfect fit. Yet all we’ve seen so far are an assortment of which, while cool, really are more of a for-show thing. You more »

Skylanders Trap Team iOS, Android ports match the console game

There’s a dirty little secret in the Skylanders game world – the mobile adaptations typically don’t hold a candle to the 3DS and console experiences. While people with systems get full games, Android and iOS devices got titles like , , and . Well, no more, because Skylanders Trap Team is changing that. Forget getting more »

August 9, 2014 is a GameStop Disney Infinity Day

Love Disney Infinity and can’t wait for Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes? Go to GameStop on August 9, 2014. It’s a Disney Infinity Day. Theoretically, it’s an opportunity for fans to gather, swap power discs, and play the games. In reality, it’s a chance for GameStop to put the various Disney Infinity games and paraphenalia more »