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Hatsune Miku Makes TV Appearance on Letterman (Why It's a BFD)

Hatsune Miku Makes TV Appearance on Letterman (Why It’s a BFD)

What is the cultural significance of Hatsune Miku appearing on David Letterman last week? Unsolicited opinion: Potentially huge. Hatsune Miku: “Sharing the World” – David Letterman [Late Show@YouTube] Late Show with David Letterman [Official Site]   Let’s break it down… After the fiscal shakedown of the 2008 recession in the US ushered in an era... Read More »
Mimoco New York Comic Con Costume Contest

Mimoco New York Comic Con Costume Contest

 Official rules and method of entry 1. Tweet Mimoco (@mimobot) a picture of your favorite costume(s) spotted during NYCC! 2. The photo that receives the most engagement* by the end of the contest [Saturday, 10/11 @ 7pm ET] will be the designated winner.** 3. Winner(s) will be notified by Mimoco via the company’s official Twitter... Read More »
Tenacious Collective Booth at New York Comic Con

Tenacious Collective Booth at New York Comic Con

Heavily influenced by street and underground art, the members of this year’s Tenacious Collective will be bringing elements of urban culture, graffiti art, tattoo art, toy design, lowbrow and pop art together in one place: Booth 208. Hailing from the US, the UK, Canada and Japan, the world-famous Tenacious Collective will present New York Comic... Read More »
Art Talk: Sitting Down with TADO

Art Talk: Sitting Down with TADO

1) When did you first realize that Mimoco is awesome and decide you desperately wanted to work with us? We first found out about Mimoco a few years back and thought the product was very cool and an unusual cross over. Of course we were thrilled when Evan (Mimoco’s CEO) dropped us a line and... Read More »
Art Talk: Sitting Down with Nathan Jurevicius of Scary Girl

Art Talk: Sitting Down with Nathan Jurevicius of Scary Girl

Working with artists is always fun. Creating art toys that are cool and functional is what we’re about, so what better way to merge the two than to work with independent artists to create some truly unique mobile accessories? One of the first artists we got to work with on our limited edition SDCC 2014... Read More »
Are You Ready for More BMO MIMOBOT?! Finn and Jake's Beloved Video Game Console is Back!

Are You Ready for More BMO MIMOBOT?! Finn and Jake’s Beloved Video Game Console is Back!

BMO MIMOBOT is back! After last year’s sold out limited edition run of BMO Rainbow flash drives released at South by Southwest, we knew we had to re-release Finn and Jake’s beloved video game console in a variant MIMOBOT form. Which is why we’re proud this day is finally here. No longer will anyone be... Read More »
Mimoco Announces Star Wars x MimoPowerBot Universal Chargers at CE WEEK ‘14 in NYC!

Mimoco Announces Star Wars x MimoPowerBot Universal Chargers at CE WEEK ‘14 in NYC!

Introducing Star Wars X MimoPowerBot universal backup battery chargers for smartphones, tablets, and more! With 5200mAh battery capacities and 2.1A outputs for fast universal charging, Darth Vader and R2-D2 MimoPowerBots will keep your mobile devices powered up for the long haul. MimoPowerBot charges smartphones up to 3 times on a single charge. Included with MimoPowerBot... Read More »
The Birth of the Lightsaber in the Age of Ray Guns and Blasters

The Birth of the Lightsaber in the Age of Ray Guns and Blasters

George Lucas gives an inside look into how the lightsaber came to be. “Star Wars creator George Lucas, actor Mark Hamill, and sound designer Ben Burtt discuss the concept and creation of the lightsaber. George Lucas recalls that Star Wars was influenced by pirate and swashbuckling films of the ‘40s, which showcased the romantic side... Read More »
Bronies Are Redefining Fandom — And American Manhood

Bronies Are Redefining Fandom — And American Manhood

What does it mean to be a Brony? Well, for one, it’s breaking down traditional male stereotypes. “The reasons why people enjoy brony fandom are complex, in part because of the gender assumptions surrounding the show and its “intended” audience. The cartoon, as well as its values (caring, generosity, and kindness), is widely seen as... Read More »
Ralph McQuarrie, Star Wars Concept Artist: Tribute to a Master [VIDEO]

Ralph McQuarrie, Star Wars Concept Artist: Tribute to a Master [VIDEO]

An inside look into the impact of Ralph McQuarrie’s art on the Star Wars universe. Ralph McQuarrie, concept artist of the original Star Wars trilogy, was essential in bringing the characters, ships, and locales of a galaxy far, far away to life. In this special retrospective, Star Wars creator George Lucas, Industrial Light & Magic... Read More »
Happy Friday! Buffy Tweet’d About Star Wars MIMOBOTs!

Happy Friday! Buffy Tweet’d About Star Wars MIMOBOTs!

Happy Friday, indeed! Thanks for the love Sarah Michelle (@RealSMG)! #Rebels- Who is the more powerful zipdrive? Lando vs Jawa!!! To the death! pic.twitter.com/mntFuoq60b — Sarah Michelle (@RealSMG) February 23, 2014   And, if you’re interested in a Jawa MIMOBOT or Lando Calrissian MIMOBOT, then look no further than our Star Wars MIMOBOT collection available... Read More »
5 Second Films Kickstarts some bloody good Art

5 Second Films Kickstarts some bloody good Art

If you haven’t heard the exciting news, our friends over at 5 Second Films (5SF) are making a feature length horror movie Dude Bro Party Massacre III!  But they need your help.  Do us, them, and yourselves a favor, and check out their Kickstarter Page, find out about the project and donate whatever you can! We’ve... Read More »