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samurai

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Watch a Samurai sword expert slice a fastball at 101 mph

One of the latest YouTube multimillion-view delights defies the abilities of most humans.

By October 19, 2015

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Bright-red Samurai hell-burgers on the menu for Burger King

Burger King Japan is expanding its universe of surreal burger offerings with a tomato-red bun and red-cheese sandwich slathered in a spicy sauce.

By June 18, 2015

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This samurai-sword-swinging robot arm might be better than WWDC (Tomorrow Daily 190)

Ashley and Khail touch upon the major announcements from Apple's WWDC 2015 keynote, discuss the winner's of the 2015 DARPA Robotics Challenge, and enjoy watching a robotic arm mimic a samurai master's sword skills. #TDWWDC15

By June 8, 2015

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Robot swings a samurai sword just like its masterful human counterpart (Tomorrow Daily 190)

We're usually pretty skeptical of robots learning to use weapons, and we should probably be more wary of a robot arm learning to swing a samurai sword like a true master, but the video is so cool we can't help but enjoy watching this particular robot's skills.

By June 8, 2015

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Forged lightsaber-katana fit for a 'Star Wars' samurai

Once again, feudal Japan crosses over into the realm of "Star Wars" with a "Man at Arms: Reforged" creation that combines a lightsaber with a samurai sword.

By August 13, 2014

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Darth Vader samurai costume: The Force meets feudal Japan

Japanse warriors combine with "Star Wars" for Darth Vader and Stormtrooper costumes designed to look like samurai in space.

By July 23, 2014

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'Sword of Heaven' katana blade forged from meteorite

The "Sword of Heaven" is a blade fit for a space samurai. The elegant katana blade is made with metal from an ancient meteorite.

By May 18, 2015

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Ukiyo-e Heroes: video-game characters as samurai

Ukiyo-e is a centuries-old style of Japanese woodblock prints; in recent years, the style and techniques have enjoyed a resurgence. Now, illustrator Jed Henry is applying it ... to video games.

By July 9, 2012

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Man allegedly stabs PC with samurai sword during FBI raid

The FBI says Kamil Mezalka, whom the bureau was investigating in a child porn inquiry, refused to obey its requests to stop, and thrust a samurai sword into his computer.

By May 11, 2012

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Samurai II: Decapitation and disembowelment

Complicated at first but easy to grasp, Samurai II: Vengeance offers a balanced mix of slashing, bloody violence, and a puzzle-solving storyline.

By October 25, 2010