Category Archive for: ‘Design Lists’

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Retro Video Game Box Art of the 80s and 90s

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Video games have changed a lot since the 80s and, let’s face it; a lot of those changes have been for the better. Modern games immerse the player in huge, interactive worlds and feature arresting plots and breathtaking graphics. But, as a designer, I feel like there’s at least one way that modern video games can’t compete with their retro video game counterparts—box art. Older video games caused us to use our imaginations much more and get involved in those crude pixels. …

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10 Incredible Houses on Wheels

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The overactive imaginations of designers have created amazing portable domiciles. Ideal for the nomadic homeowner, these great houses on wheels enable you to change location without sacrificing the comfort of your home. Why move house when you can simply move your house? Removal firms pack your bags; your days may be numbered. 1.  Derek’s Dinky Domicile via Placed on the market in 2009 for $34,000, this tiny house on wheels was built by dexterous Derek from salvaged Cedar, Douglas Fir and Redwood. …

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5 Reasons Why You Should Enter the Print Express Comic Book Competition

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  UPDATE: Extended to first week of September 2012 Do you see yourself as the next Hergé or Stan Lee? Do you spend hours locked away penning new comic storylines and devising superheros, heroines, damsels in distress and other unique characters? If you are now screaming, ‘This is me!’ then the new competition from Print Express could be for you. All you need to do is send off your comic in PDF form and if you win, you will receive five professionally …

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10 DeviantArt Delights [Week #2]

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DeviantArt is one of the greatest places to find some upcoming artists and their awesome works of geeky art, and that’s why we have the 10 DeviantArt Delights series of posts.  This week we have another killer set of art, and I think you’ll like what you find.  You’ll also like what you find under my shirt, but that’s off limits for right now.  At least until I take a shower/ use duct tape to wax it. 1.  How To Train Your …

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10 DeviantArt Delights [Week #1]

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Welcome to the first installation of 10 DeviantArt Delights!  Every Thursday of every week, from here on out, we will feature this post of 10 awesome creations that were posted on DeviantArt within the last week.  I’m sure we’ll find some cool things together, and if you ever want to submit your piece for an upcoming article, don’t hesitate to contact me! 1.  Dark Pokeball With Wings Title: The Pokeball of Fang (Maximum Ride) DeviantArtist: wazzy88 This is an awesome piece of …

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18 Pokemon Vehicles That I Must Ride To Become The Very Best

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Pokemon is one of the greatest things ever invented in terms of everything ever invented.  The combustion engine?  Not important.  Smallpox vaccinations?  Who cares!  Nothing can match that feeling when you watch your little buddy evolve for the first time into something even more powerful than before!  Also, that feeling when you’re trying to get to a PokeCenter and Geodudes keep showing up.  WHO EVEN MADE GEODUDES? These eighteen Pokemon vehicles include cars, planes, and trains, so there should be no shortage …

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Underwater Restaurant List: 6 of The Most Awesome

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Eating food at an underwater restaurant beats shoving Burger King in my mouth above land any day.  And I’m not saying that the food is better underwater, I’m just saying that the only thing I would ever eat from Burger King is their new bacon sundae.  (Haven’t heard about that?) This underwater restaurant list gives you six of the most awesome establishments under the sea.  Actually, it gives you the only underwater restaurants under the sea.  To my knowledge, at least, but …

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Five Amazing Steampunk Wallpapers For Your Computer

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What most geeks love about steampunk is the intersection between retro steam-powered technology and cutting-edge scientific advances. (Case in point: This DIY Tesla gun makes steampunk aficionados and science nerds drool.) Why not bring some steampunk-inspired retro fun to your workspace with these amazing steampunk wallpapers? 1.  Ladybug Steampunk Wallpaper Regular ladybug? Too twee, and sort of lame. Steampunk ladybug? AWESOME.     2.  Steampunk Abraham Lincoln Wallpaper Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter?  It’s been done. Honest Abe, steampunk weaponsmaster? Geek heaven.     …

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