Friday, December 7, 2012

Best of 2012: May

The coolest stuff I posted in May 2012.  (You can see more of the best of 2012 here.)

Daenerys Targaryen as a Disney princess, with Figment, Elliot, and Maleficent as her three dragons. T-shirt by Mona Collentine on sale at Etsy.

Aerial view of The Haunted Mansion and its facade.

Dead Space cosplay.

Blk Beverages Black Spring Water available at Amazon.

Father and child team up for a Han Solo riding a Tauntaun costume.

GSteve J/AP-PEL Caesar by threeA, available at eBay.

Tron: Uprising concept art and storyboards.

Red Queen cosplay from Alice:Madness Returns.

The Wrath of Khan poster by We Buy Your Kids for Mondo.

Redshirt tee by Ian Wilding.

The new monorails at Disneyland reminded me of The Dark Tower's Patricia and Blaine.

Kozyndan's Jellyfish Lake gallery.

Daredevil #173 cover by Paolo Rivera.

Avengers paper toys.  (Homemade bookmarks, too.)

Nike's reversible periodic table trenchcoat - - part of the Nike x Tom Sachs space travel-inspired clothing line.

Prometheus concept poster by Mick Minogue.

Weyland-Yutani's version of the Voight-Kampff test.

Self portrait by Paul Pope.

Top Stories:

1. "Vanderbilt Football Coach Will Not Hire Assistants Until He’s Seen What Their Wives Look Like."

2.  The solar-powered, disguised sensors we're hiding throughout Afghanistan.

3.  Reddit's fan theory thread makes movies and tv shows much better.

4. There's a Spanish-language T-Mobile girl. Same dress, body-type, mannerisms.

5.  Mitt Romney, the bully.

6.  "Roman Emperors, Up To AD 476 And Not Including Usurpers, In Order Of How Hardcore Their Deaths Were."

Best Videos:

1.  Supercut of all of the spells from the Harry Potter movies.  And the kicking from Kickboxer, and the transforming from Transformers.

2.  Gator attacks a fisherman (who lets loose with a flood of profanity).

3.  Lion tries to eat a baby at the zoo.

4.  Deus Ex as a handheld LCD game.