Tuesday, July 14, 2015

McDonald's Swearing Minions

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The movie Minions (2015) was a big hit so naturally parents would buy Minion toys for their kids however, some parents think that the McDonald's latest happy meal minion toys are not good for their kids since the talking toy seems to be swearing "WTF".

McDonald's said that people are just hearing what they want, since the toy utter nonsensical words. The representative said "Minions speak 'Minionese, which is a random combination of many languages and nonsense words and sounds. We're aware of a very small number of customers who have been in touch regarding this toy, and we apologize for any confusion or offense to those who may have interpreted the sounds as anything other than gibberish. The allegation that this toy is saying any offensive phrase is not true. Any perceived similarities to actual English words are purely coincidental."

According to McDonald's the toy words are "Para la bukay," "Ha ha ha," and "Eh eh."

People accross the country have complained about the particular toy which is the "Caveman Minion." The fast-food chain said that they will continue to sell the toy.

Here are parents that say that their minions swear:


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Caligula Jones, on a YouTube video explained that the "Caveman Minion" is not swearing he opened up the toy to clearly hear what the toy is saying.

Friday, July 3, 2015

"Batman v Superman" and Barbie "Wonder Woman" toys debut at Comic-Con

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Comic-Con 2015 will be held at San Diego Convention Center's cavernous Hall H on July 11, 2015 and fans can't wait for the Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Preview and action figures will also be presented.
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Mattel has revealed their doll version of actress Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman from Dawn of Justice. The toy is 12 inches tall and comes with some accessories: sword, shield, tiara, bulletproof bracelets and her signature lasso of truth.

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Barbie, Gal Gadot Wonder Woman, Batman v Superman, Superman, Batman, BVS, Comic-Con, Hot Wheels

They are also selling action figures of Henry Cavill's Superman and Ben Affleck's Batman for $30. Both figurines are 6 inches tall and is equipped with fabric capes and display base.

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Hot Wheels will also have a die-cast version of Batman's new Batmobile for $25 which will is equipped with rubber tires and machine guns and missile launchers.

Monday, June 22, 2015

Tales of Berseria RPG Teases Sole



Bandai Namco Entertainment released the first promotional video for the game "Tales of Berseria" for  PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 role-playing game (RPG) on June 22, 2015 Monday. The clip is two minutes long.

The release date for this game has not yet been announced.

The clip shows that this game will only feature a heroine as the protagonist instead of the dual protagonists which is a man and a woman in the Tales of Xillia. Mutsumi Inomata designed the heroine Velvet, and Rina Satou is the voice.

Sunday, June 14, 2015

DOTA 2 Reborn, overhauled gets new Interface, new Engine, Custom Game System

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Valve announced the new overhauled Dota 2 that is named "Dota 2 Reborn". The company said that it will feature an entirely new interface and a new engine which is rumored to be Source 2.

They have completely rebuilt and change the dashboard, this means that it will be different and will offer an all new experience for gamers specially if you have been playing DOTA 2 for quite some time now. One of the reasons why Valve is revamping the interface is to "make the game more lightweight" according to their blog post.

It will also reportedly make it easier for amateurs to learn to play, with better training tools and guided bot games. It will include an expanded DotaTV, with detailed stats and graphs available, and information to help users decide which games to watch.

Friday, June 5, 2015

HEXBUG VEX Robotics Toys


HEXBUG—VEX Robotics da Vinci’s Flyer ($14.99) is a replica of Leonardo da Vinci “Aerial Screw” in 1493. It is man's first crack at vertical flight that inspired modern day helicopter. The original has a 4.5-meters canvas screw, while this model is approximately just 10 inches. It is equipped with a series of gears and powered by a hand crank that features the mechanics of the machine.

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Aerial Screw was designed to compress air for it to be able to fly, which is similar to how helicopters fly today. However, don't expect it to fly because it won't. Just like da Vinci’s Flyer it is too heavy to fly.
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VEX Robotics Catapult ($19.99) - it's a model inspired from the ancient Greek and Roman designs, this modern Catapult has a ratcheting winch that can give you control on how far the projectiles are thrown. If you use the maximum level you can shoot the projectile up to 10 feet. This machine is a good example to teach children about variable shot power and how machines store kinetic energy.

other HEXBUG toys here.


Thursday, May 28, 2015

Hot Toys: Reveals Iron Man Mark XLV and the Iron Legion drone


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Hot Toys added two more Iron Man figures to join their Avengers: Age of Ultron lineup, the Iron Man Mark XLV and the Iron Legion drone. The Mark XLV figure will be Hot Toys' 300th figure for their Movie Masterpiece Series.

The Mark XLV is very impressively done with amazing details, it features die-cast metal pieces that light up using LED, specially applied metallic red, gold and silver colored paint with weathered effects, hands that can be changed, interchangeable damaged chest piece, and a detailed display base inspired by the climax of Age of Ultron. The 1:6 scale measures about 30cm tall.

The Mark XLV cost $354.99. It maybe released between July and September 2016.

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The Iron Legion figure are the armored drones built by Tony Stark to assist the Avengers during their missions at the early part of the movie. It is also sized about 30 cm.

The movie-accurate Iron Legion Collectible Figure is specially crafted based on its image in Avengers: Age of Ultron. The Iron Legion figure features a finely created armored body, metallic red, white, and blue colored on armor with weathered effects and Avengers decals, interchangeable armor parts, and a specially designed figure stand.

The Iron Legion Drone is not yet available for pre-order.

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Hot Toys: "Age of Ultron" Vision Action figure

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Hot Toys show off their the Avenger: Age of Ultron collectible figure of The Vision. It is a 1:6 scale movie accurate figure. The toy features 30 points of articulation, a newly developed head sculpt with a very detailed texture and Mind Stone. The tailored costume and lavishly designed cape. It also has four pairs of interchangeable hands, a display stand and Thor’s hammer.

Hot Toys’ Age of Ultron Vision is expected to be available in Spring 2016.

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