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Thursday, July 21, 2011

Comic-Con Photos: Battle Bears, Spider-Man, and a Smurf You Could See From Space

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click to enlarge GIL RIEGO JR.
  • Gil Riego Jr.

Battle Bears might be cute and fluffy, but they're infinitely more badass than the chipper hair-driers of Star Wars 2000 (so named because the original Star Wars is to its prequels what the original Blues Brothers is to Blues Brothers 2000.) Like the original Death Star, they suffer from a great design flaw: in this case, a tendency to collapse into a tinkling heap if they come within fifteen feet of a light saber. We bet this display can't even survive flash photography.

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