You could arm your robots with boring old firearms, or you could train your robots to FIGHT WITH KATANAS. If the robot uprising happens, at least we'll be able to admire their precise swordplay ballet before they run us through.
Abraham Lincoln was a man famous for using his words, but in one situation he came very close to physical — and potentially deadly — blows. When Lincoln was challenged to a duel with a political rival in 1842, the future president was honor-bound to accept. But he thought his best chance for survival was to duel with…
Courtesy of IDW Publishing, here's an exclusive sneak peek of the next issue of Road Rage, the comic book adaptation of Richard Matheson's highway thriller Duel. This issue hits stores this Wednesday, April 25. Here's the plot synopsis:
Ever wondered what an iPhone would look like if it took on a semi? Wonder no more, for Mike Beauchamp's iPhone went one-on-one with a huge, mo-fo of a semi, and guess what? It was not disintegrated into a plastic/metal mangled mess, oh no. The iPhone stood tall, and only lost part of its brushed aluminum buttocks.…
The Contestants: Five from Gizmodo, five from Kotaku.
The Time: Friday, October 12.
The Arena: Halo 3. Best of 7.
The Prize: Unlimited splices for a day.
No shows mean immediate disqualification and that team forfeits the match.