Episode 373 – Dongle Required – 10/27/16

Norm and Jeremy record a duocast to catch up on this past week in technology news. It’s been a busy week, from Tesla’s autopilot announcement to Nintendo’s new console, not to mention the big two unveils from Microsoft and Apple. We chat about Surface Studio, the new MacBooks, and our hopes and fears for each. Plus, did we mention we’re putting on a live show this weekend?

Photo Gallery: The Making of Adam Savage’s Zorg ZF-1 Prop Replica!

Ripe for Misadventure – Still Untitled: The Adam Savage Project – 10/25/16

We’re all over the place this week! Before embarking on another week of travel, Adam shares another recent find connected to his obsession with the Shining maze, we talk about halloween haunts and costumes, and Will goes off on a rant! Plus, we give out more details about our upcoming live stage show, taking place this Saturday!

The Design and Development of High-End Collectible Toys

We meet Klim Kozinevich, who runs Bigshot Toyworks, a design firm that works with companies like Sideshow Collectibles, Mondo, and KidRobot to develop and produce high-end collectible figures. At New York Comic Con, we chat with Klim about what goes into the making of toys like Mondo’s Iron Giant and Sideshow’s StarCraft II Raynor figure.

Adam Savage’s One Day Builds: Totoro Costume!

Here’s how Adam Savage built his amazing Totoro cosplay that he wore at New York Comic Con! In this One Day Build, Adam shows us how he designed the costume to be lightweight and collapsible, how he formed Totoro’s iconic shape, and the little details that brought the huggable character to life!

Shot and edited by Joey Fameli
Music by Jinglepunks