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Tomorrow Daily 099: VR 'Pokémon,' real-life fireball shooter, a Middle-earth map and more

For anyone out there dying to launch actual fireballs from your hands, Pyro Fireshooter apparently has you covered. For the low price of just $174, you can wield a contraption that lets you act out all your old Street Fighter fantasies in the real world. "Hadouken!"

By December 9, 2014

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Google's April Fools' prank puts Pokemon in the real world

The search giant's latest addition to its Maps smartphone app includes 150 "catchable" Pokemon, part of a hoax we can only hope foreshadows augmented reality uses down the line.

By March 31, 2014

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'Star Wars,' Nintendo collide: 'Super Smash Wars 2: The Empire Smashes Back'

Link, Donkey Kong, Sonic the Hedgehog, Mario, and Princess Rosalina invade a galaxy far, far away with this tribute to "Star Wars" by animator James Farr.

By January 21, 2014

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Mimoco kickstarts adorable smartphone batteries

Mimoco, known for its adorable licensed-character USB sticks, has taken to Kickstarter with a new character-based gadget: a 5200mAh backup smartphone battery.

By November 10, 2013

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Rare Pokemon card attracts record-breaking $50k offers on eBay

An eBay seller of hard-to-find collectibles has posted one of the most valuable Pokemon cards in existence and it's on course to shatter trading card records.

By September 5, 2013

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PETA wages war on Pokemon for virtual animal cruelty

Although Pokemon and Pikachu are fictional animated species and not real creatures, the animal rights group says their struggle in Pokemon Black and White 2 condones animal abuse.

By October 8, 2012

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Pokemon's Pikachu gets a Lego up

A little bit of midday (sort of) cuteness in the form of the yellow mascot from the anime franchise Pokemon--made in Legos.

By October 5, 2010

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DSi charger powers up on Pikachu theme

Exuberant yellow Pokemon mascot brings its cheerful countenance to game systems.

By August 31, 2010

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The perils of needing to know it all

Short attention span? Let's call it expansive, instead.

By May 29, 2012

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Crocheting a love of video games, anime

Nikki, a nursing student, crochets cool little geek dolls in her spare time. She doesn't sell them, but she does explain how to make them.

By July 16, 2010