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PROJECTIONS: Pixel Ripped 1995 and The Room: A Dark Matter Preview

This week, we preview two upcoming VR games we played at Oculus Connect 6! Pixel Ripped 1995 is the follow-up to the fantastic indie VR game Pixel Ripped 1989, and Jeremy chats with creator Ana Ribeiro about the scope of the sequel. Plus, a look at the upcoming atmospheric puzzle game The Room: A Dark Matter.

Uncle Jessy Shows Adam Savage His Magneto Costume!

At New York Comic Con, Adam Savage meets YouTuber/prop maker/cosplayer Clayton Parker (aka Uncle Jessy) for the first time! Clay shows Adam his Magneto costume, which is a mashup of the classic Jim Lee X-Men comic design and a modern looking statue from Sideshow Collectibles. Known for his 3D printing, this was Clay's first time sewing, but you'd never know it!

Adam Savage's One Day Builds: No-Face Animatronic Mouth!

One of Adam's favorite cosplay costumes gets revamped and upgraded with an awesome animatronic feature! No-Face transforms into a hungry beast with a massive mechanized mouth, a build which ends up being much more complicated that planned. Shop assistants Jen and Mel also take on the task of fabricating foam props for No-Face to eat. This cosplay build ended up being quite a journey!

Episode 522 - The Strangeness of 120fps Film - 10/17/19
Google formally announces the Pixel 4 and we discuss the unique features of Android's new flagship. Jeremy and Norm try to explain what it was like watching Gemini Man at 120 frames per second and what content might be best suited for high framerate cinematography. Plus, an intriguing new handheld gaming system, Matrix 4 casting, and the science of marathon optimization.
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X-Plus's World of Kaiju and Godzilla Collectibles

Fans of Godzilla films may know about X-Plus, the Japanese toy company that has long produced immaculate recreations of the king of Kaiju and his fellow man-in-suit monsters. We meet up with the company at New York Comic Con to chat about their approach to vinyl figure design, attention to detail, and the of obsessive world of Godzilla fandom.

Adam Savage Meets Cowbutt Crunchies Cosplay!

At New York Comic Con 2019, Adam Savage meets Regan Cerato and Scone of Cowbutt Crunchies Cosplay, two extraordinary makers and cosplayers. Adam was SO impressed with their costumes -- Helga Sercle, a boss character from a Korean MMORPG, and an original cosplay/sewing-inspired knight design -- we had to motion to him off-camera to please stop talking because we were running over time!

The Tested VR Project - Still Untitled: The Adam Savage Project - 10/15/19
We're joined by Tested producer Joey Fameli and special guest Eric Cheng this week to discuss filmmaking and storytelling in virtual reality and the making of our Tested VR video series. Adam shares the story of our first experiments making VR video, and what we found so compelling about the process and playing in this new format.
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King Korpse: James Groman's Designer Toy of the Year

We meet artist and toy designer James Groman, whose King Korpse toy won the best Designer Toy of the Year award in 2017. We check out his latest one-off painted variant of the figure, and chat with James about his art style and origins of this jaw-dropping sculpt!