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For $400 You Can Own a Flawlessly Detailed Tiny Replica of Seinfeld's Apartment

It’s quite possibly one of the most recognizable apartments in TV history, and if you’ve been looking to fill a Costanza-sized hole in your heart …

Jerry Seinfeld

See Dave Grohl React to Hearing His First Solo Demo From 1990

Dave Grohl reacts to hearing his first ever solo recording, a track called "Gods Look Down" recorded in 1990 at Barrett Jones' Laundry Room Studio in …

Laundry Rooms

Cate Blanchett’s Manifesto Is a Cheeky Work of Art

Director Julian Rosefeldt brings modern art to the movies in this appealing experimental piece, starring Blanchett 13 different ways.<p>Be honest: there are times you visit a modern art museum, only to scratch your head over the stenciled Artist’s Statement welcoming you on the track-lit white wall. …

Alien semiotics keycaps for your mechanical keyboard

The typography and semiotics of <i>Alien</i> are fascinating, and now you can have them on your keyboard. The G20 Semiotic Keycap Set from Signature Plastics …

Cool Staircase Designs Guaranteed To Tickle Your Brain

Staircases are almost always focal points for the spaces they are in. It’s in their nature. Whether it’s their look, functionality or something else …

Watch the Lucasfilm Story Group Point Out Several Obscure Rogue One Easter Eggs

The weekly <i>Star Wars</i> YouTube show, <i>The Star Wars Show</i>, has been off for a few weeks, but a bonus “Secrets Explained” episode popped up Friday night …

Star Wars

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The Making of The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past<p><b>originally featured in the 1/92 edition of Famicon Tsuushin</b><p>—Both the Legend of Zelda and …

The Legend Of Zelda Was Planned On These Sheets Of Paper

There’s something about analog development materials. Take, for example, these <i>Legend of Zelda</i> original design documents. Hand drawn on paper, they …

The Art Of 1313, A Star Wars Game We Never Got To Play

<i>Star Wars 1313</i> was a big-money game in development at Lucasarts, scrapped after the publisher’s demise and seemingly never to return. We may never …

Understanding Titanfall 2 's 'action block' level prototyping process

<i>"We say, 'Don't get attached to this, because it might go nowhere, but go make something. Take a week, take a few days to make something fun.'"</i><p><i>-</i> …

5 Top Designers On How To Create The Ultimate PowerPoint Presentation

Slide presentations usually suck–but a good designer can turn that around. Here are four tips for selling your ideas.<p>PowerPoints are awful. Long and uninteresting, they are the corporate drone of visual media–synonymous with endless meetings, academic conferences, and corporate retreats.<p>For graphic …

Sacha Baron Cohen: What I've Learned

The comedian behind Ali G, Borat, and Brüno shares some wit and wisdom.<p><b>I</b> <b>have been incredibly lucky.</b> And this business is predominantly luck. It's hard to tell others to keep following their dreams forever. Unlike becoming a surgeon, you can be incredibly talented and still unlikely to make enough …

Half-Life's writer reflects on his masterpiece: 'It was like writing a novel'

The lead writer reflects on drafting one of gaming’s best stories, way back when<p><i>Author’s note: Another file from the same disk with the Nihilanth sketches, with this one, if it is to believed, written the day after we shipped Half-Life. I do believe it, because the file’s creation date is indeed</i> …

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Hear Andrew W.K.'s Aggressive EDM Debut 'Party Til We Die'

Andrew W.K. is now dipping his toes into the dance music world with new track "Party Til We Die." The bass-heavy, big-room house track was produced …

Andrew W.K.

The 10 best new graphic design tools for September

This month, our search for the best new graphic design tools took us from painstakingly created Photoshop brushes to Bjork, and back to the UK town …

Every Perfect Gene Wilder Comedic Pause–All In One Video Essay

<b>WHAT:</b> A supercut demonstrating Gene Wilder’s mastery of the comedic pause.<p><b>WHO:</b> Filmmaker and video essayist Rishi Kaneria.<p><b>WHY WE CARE:</b> By now, most superfans know the story of Gene Wilder coming up with one of the more memorable moments of <i>Willy Wonka and The Chocolate Factory</i>. It was his decision …

Enhance your design projects with these quality icons

Icon can signify actions and tell the user a lot despite being so small. And you’ll have no shortage of them if you grab over 2,000 icons from …

Hi-tech imaging has revealed exceptionally rare manuscript overlaid by 16th-century deerhide document held at Oxford University<p>One of the rarest manuscripts in the world has been revealed hidden beneath the pages of an equally rare but later Mexican codex, thanks to hi-tech imaging techniques.<p>The …

Archaeology

Peek Inside The Notebooks Of A Legendary Logo Designer

A new Kickstarter is raising funds to publish the notebooks of Lance Wyman, the designer behind the iconic 1968 Mexico Olympics logo.<p>In 1968, graphic designer Lance Wyman designed the iconic Mexico Olympics identity, hailed today as arguably the strongest branding of any Olympic Games. The success …

Jon Gruden still sees '1995 vintage Favre' in old graybeard Brett Favre

In preview for 'Gruden's QB Camp,' Brett Favre impresses the Super Bowl winning coach<p>The last time we saw Brett Favre slinging footballs, he was …

How Paul Thomas Anderson Selectively Defined Two Decades of Music Videos

A look back at the auteur's work in the smaller, more musical medium.<p>Unlike his peers Spike Jonze, Sofia Coppola, or David Fincher, Paul Thomas Anderson never spent a formative period in the music video coal mines, crafting eye-popping images for '90s buzz bands and pop ingenues, as his public …

Steven Spielberg: Director's video tour of Universal backlot

Steven Spielberg is gonna need a boat.<p>Not a <i>bigger</i> boat. Same-sized boat, preferably.<p>Actually, the closer they can replicate the Orca fishing vessel …

Steven Spielberg

As his Noam Chomsky animation proves, nobody does freewheeling movie-making like the French director<p>Today’s film-makers are a navel-gazing bunch. Often, they seem less concerned with each project’s individual worth than with its place along some grand career trajectory, or “umbilical cord” as …

Noam Chomsky

Ridley Scott’s Original ‘Alien’ Storyboards And Notes Are Really Cool

If you’re a fan of science fiction, you are also a fan of Ridley Scott’s <i>Alien</i> franchise. You just are. There’s no way around it. The series is now heading towards sequel number five and has even crossed into other mediums, proving the longevity and versatility of the film’s universe. But …

Die Hard

Artist Reveals Unused Apocalypse Design, Heavily Inspired by the Comics

Ironhead Studio — the costume design company headed by superhero movie artist extraordinaire Jose Fernandez — stopped by Monsterpalooza 2016, in the …

Lord, I Can’t Change

<i>by Alexander Nemerov</i><p>We are excited to be publishing a new photo book this fall by photographer Bill Yates called “Sweetheart Roller Skating Rink”. I …

Alexander'S

Superman Returns: Bryan Singer and Brandon Routh look back 10 years later

Ten years ago, <i>Superman Returns</i> reached theatres with the promise of reinvigorating the Man Of Steel's big screen presence. It had a director who had …

Man of Steel