That's One Big Destiny Gun

This Thunderlord exotic machine gun is the work of Kirby Downey (via Dualshockers). As he explains on his My Mini Factory page, the whole thing is built from 45 separate parts. » 10/29/14 6:00am 10/29/14 6:00am

Here are the first-gen starter Pokémon, looking as adorable as ever—but in a physical, huggable form. They come courtesy of Ashley Muldoon, who sells crocheted dolls in her Etsy shop, StarCraftsCo. She's planning to do the third-gen starters next, in honor of the impending release of Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire. » 10/22/14 8:30am 10/22/14 8:30am

Life-Size LEGO Titanfall Sniper Rifle Is Even Better With A Burn Card

Without enhancements, Nick Jensen's life-sized LEGO recreation of Titanfall's Kraber AP sniper rifle is pretty damn impressive. Amp it with a Burn Card and it's downright explosive. » 6/01/14 4:30pm 6/01/14 4:30pm

No Cat Is Complete Without A Set Of Leather Battle Armor

Of course your cat just lays about the house sleeping, eating and pooping all day — it doesn't have proper protection. Unlock your cat's full potential with a suit of hand-crafted leather body armor. » 1/09/14 11:30am 1/09/14 11:30am

Got extra Skylanders? Encase them in endless holiday nightmare. The problem with collecting Skylanders toys and games is extra toys and extra toy-scanning portals of power. Toy customization expert KodyKoala has just the thing — a glowing crystal prison — a Skylanders phantom zone. Such exquisite torture. » 1/06/14 2:30pm 1/06/14 2:30pm

No Cat Should Be Without A Mario Warp Pipe Climbing Box

Cat Mario, meet Mario cat. Redditor Collinferal had a friend with a bored cat. With $140 in materials and his carpentry skills, he made her a magnificent Mario-themed toy that will keep said cat occupied for minutes. » 12/26/13 2:38pm 12/26/13 2:38pm

Uncharted Craftsman Seeks More Help in Battle Against Cancer

David Vigil, a master leathersmith, is well known for his replicas of props appearing in the Uncharted series (and other games made by Naughty Dog.) The 25-year-old craftsman is also fighting stage 2 pancreatic cancer, and trying to raise money to pay for his treatment. » 11/17/13 3:00pm 11/17/13 3:00pm

This Stop-Motion Donkey Kong Is Almost Better Than The Real Thing

There's a clarity to this version of the Donkey Kong arcade game that the original arcade cabinet just can't match. Something about using thousands of perler beads instead of sprites, I'd imagine. » 7/26/13 11:30am 7/26/13 11:30am

Space Invaders Makes for a Great Themed Chess Set

It's no secret I've stayed away from Kickstarter topics, as the whole thing by now strikes me as an Etsy for things that don't exist. That said, there are some pretty cool projects there that have some reasonable fund-raising expectations and stand a good chance at delivering on their promise. This is one, a Space… » 2/02/13 4:00pm 2/02/13 4:00pm

If You've Got the Wood, Money and Time You Too Could Fill Your Home…

In today's special later-than-normal, screw the top-right box edition of Speak Up on Kotaku, commenter Slagathorian shares some truly spectacular wooden creations that the editor is pretty sure he'd make a killing selling on Etsy. » 9/11/12 7:30pm 9/11/12 7:30pm

How Tall is Link? If This Lifesize Papercraft is Any Indication, He's…

Requiring more than 200 pages, 12 hours of work per day for a solid month, and what must have been gallons of printer ink, is this jaw-dropping life-size papercraft Link that the artist Michaela M. completed this week. Yes, she has a template for those with the time and the patience to try to re-create her masterpiece. » 9/17/11 1:00pm 9/17/11 1:00pm

The Astounding Talking Wheatley Puppet Overcomes Valve's Design Flaws

During the creator's commentary in Portal 2, Valve animator Richard Lord called the eye portion of lovable personality sphere Wheatley's design a physical impossibility. Cosplayer Furin's talking Wheatley puppet seems to have done well enough. » 8/10/11 2:00pm 8/10/11 2:00pm

Nintendo: It's For Dresses, Now

Honey, if I bought this for you, would you wear it for me? This Game Boy-themed tube dress costs about as much as the original device did—$70. It's made by HereandThereVintage and available on etsy. » 8/03/11 10:00pm 8/03/11 10:00pm

Show Her You Love Her With a Pus-Filled Zombie

Women love jewelry. Women love large, shambling, goo-filled undead creatures. Combine the two and you've got a one-way ticket to a night of messy romance, thanks to this charming Left 4 Dead Boomer necklace. » 5/25/11 1:20pm 5/25/11 1:20pm

This Coffee Table Is A Giant Working Nintendo Controller

The original Nintendo Entertainment System controller is a thing of beauty, an exercise in simple elegance and efficiency. Apparently that's exactly what Reddit user Cybergern's friend Jocke was looking for in a coffee table, so he built this. » 4/11/11 12:40pm 4/11/11 12:40pm

Five-Inch Space Invaders Doesn't Have to Compensate for Anything

This acrylic Space Invaders coin bank is just five inches tall, etched on 3 mm acrylic using a laser cutter hobby kit. By Thingiverse contributor Krusty, who designed the patterns himself and has posted them, and instructions, on the site. [Seen via Craziest Gadgets, thanks Paul.] » 3/05/11 2:00pm 3/05/11 2:00pm

Scare Yourself to Sleep with this Dead Space Night Light

Dead Space 2 Isaac Clarke Lamp, by DeviantArt's TeamLando. Sculpted for a contest and a friend, says the Lando bros. "Nothing fancy, just super sculpey, acrylic paint and LED-shoelaces, with 70 hours worth of batteries in the back," say the creators. » 2/26/11 5:00pm 2/26/11 5:00pm

The T-Virus Makes for a Charming Specimen

Resident Evil T-Virus charm. "The vial is about 1 and a quarter inches long ... filled with my special, homemade, crystal clear goo, which has a few tiny real bubbles suspended in them to give the charm a more futuristic look to it. It has a double helix design embedded inside that almost seems to glow in the light." … » 2/18/11 11:30pm 2/18/11 11:30pm

Piranha Plant Scarf Will Keep You Warmer Than A Fire Flower

Custom piranha plant scarf by An Enemy Airship, whose work we've featured before. Though this item is not available in her Etsy shop, she has supplied the pattern if you're a knitter. Seen via Hot Blooded Gaming » 1/20/11 11:00pm 1/20/11 11:00pm