Monday, July 24, 2017

Link Round-Up: July 24, 2017

"Only They Pronounce My Name" by Faryn Hughes
Pan's Labyrinth Poster

A bit of gaming history has been clarified recently: It’s the story behind the famous photo of a gamer duct-taped to a ceiling.

The deluxe Patrón x Guillermo del Toro set is available for preorder

Dina Amin picks a random product, disassembles it, examines it, and makes a stop motion story with its parts.

How Did This Get Made?: A podcast dedicated not only to sending up bad movies, but attempting to delve into just why things went wrong. I found this one way back in their 20th episode where Patton Oswalt helped the director of Punisher: War Zone, Lexi Alexander about how a pretty spot-on Punisher adaptation was made and still didn’t work out in theaters.

LazerModels is now offering X-Wing fighter, TIE and TIE Advanced X1 fighters, and Millennium Falcon models.

The Last Days of New Paris is China Miéville’s novella about a surrealist Paris magically overlapping with our realist Paris.  At the back of the book, Miéville offers endnotes on the surrealist art that inspired him. Here is all the art in one place.

Kate Kato is a designer who creates recycled paper models of the natural world. My favourites are her enhanced 3D books.

Microsoft has killed Paint after 32 years of faithful service.

My Son Has Ruined Zelda: Breath Of The Wild

A top down view of the Aarhus Theatre, in Aarhus, Denmark, looks suspiciously like it may be an Imperial Star Destroyer patiently waiting to attack.

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