World’s Strangest

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Retro Video Games in Real Life

Waka waka waka! German Photographer Patrick Runte’s project Jump ‘N’ Run visualizes what retro video games, like Pac-Man above, would look like in real life: Link – via Design [...]

The Pump Action Slingshot Crossbow

(Video Link) We’ve featured slingshots by German CEO Jorg Sprave before, but this amazing pump-action slingshot was just too awesome to ignore. True, it might not fire machetes, circular blades or any of the other horrendously deadly ammo he has used in other machines, but I certainly wouldn’t want to be hit by one of these [...]

The Finnish Dog That Mocked Hitler

Recently-unearthed documents from the the German Foreign Office reveal a World War II dog story destined to eventually become a movie. A dog in Finland named Jackie could do a Hitler salute so well that the Nazis considered it a gross insult. The dog, Jackie, was a mutt owned by Tor Borg, a businessman from the [...]

Dog Born without Eyes Uses Echolocation to Navigate

Rowan, a German Spitz, was born without eyes. But he’s able to navigate by barking and listening to the echo: Mrs Orchard who breeds dogs at Spilmah Home Boarding in Potton, near Biggleswade, Beds added: “‘When he’s running around in the open it’s just as if he were the same as the rest of my dogs. ”When [...]

Best Sci-Fi Ad Ever!

I’m not going to say anything that’ll give away the ending of this 21-second long ad for the German Sci-Fi Channel, but I’ll say this one word: fascinating. Link [embedded YouTube clip]