Retrenders Plays: Metal Gear Solid Online!


To celebrate the launch of Metal Gear Solid Online, The Eddie will be streaming a few games exploring Metal Gear’s Online mode.   Watch all the action here on our brand spankin new Twitch channel!



Do you have lots of action figures stuck in plastic bins or in the closet for storage?  Well, here’s an inventive way of posing your toy action figures now with Blazon Displays Magnaclipz.  Each of these clips have a magnet in the back so you can pose and show-off your toy collection.  The clips have 3 sizes and 2 color choices.  Grab a sampler pack.

MSRP:  $1.00USD to $13.00USD.

For more info, go to:  Blazon Displays Magnaclipz.

Urban Design: Rest & Play Area

Image via 24° Studio

As part of the Shitsurai Art International Competition, Crater Lake was one of the winning art installation projects to be installed in Kobe, Japan.  This structure has all the features I adore in a design – simple, elegant, & functional. Can you imagine this art piece lined along one of the piers or maybe even Fishermen’s Wharf here in San Francisco?   This installation can serve a multitude of functions – a bench to rest, an area for the kids to play on and I just know all the skateboarders are eyeing this wondering what trick they can do off this.

For images and details, go to:  24° Studio – Crater Lake.

History of Board Games

boardgamesimagePopular board games like Monopoly and Game of Life weren’t the first board games.  Since the days of the Egyptian Empire and up to the Roman Empire times, board games have been around for people to play and have fun.  Seeker explores the origins of board games in this article:  Seeker – History of Board Games.

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