links for 2007-12-11
Ashley Wood’s World War Robot. >Hi>IM>BERTIE> Hitting stores April 2008. 43 points of articulation. 14″ tall. Bertie the PipeBomb is designed by Ashley Wood and produced by Bigshot Toyworks X Threezero.
Lab Zero using shipping containers as architecture: 1) when you can, you should reuse existing materials for somewhat obvious environmental reasons, and 2) the spatial, logical, and combinatorial systems that cargo containers simply are simply awesome.
Grand Prize Winner: Something needs to be done (about Miyazaki) [(Miyazaki o) do gen ka sen to ikan – （宮崎を）どげんかせんといかん]. In reference to the need to escape from the old ball and chain that has become the root of stagnation.