Has Daniel Craig solidified himself as the definitive James Bond? With four films under his belt and a fifth on the way, many have come to view Craig as the preferred face the long-running franchise, a title that once belonged to actor Sean Connery. Of course, Craig’s position in the Bond hierarchy is certainly debatable, but few can deny his impact in bringing a notable ruggedness to the t-debonnaire and refined 007. Now, with his fifth turn as James Bond currently in the production stages, a new teaser has surfaced to kick f the hype-train.
The brief clip finds Craig once again stepping into the signature getup, partaking in the classic Bond opening sequence. The iconic visual is enough to spark waves nostalgia, and many are hoping the upcoming film rectifies some the missteps in Spectre. We won’t have to wait much longer to find out, with Bond 25 set to arrive in April 2020.
Check out the clip now, and sound f below. Are you excited to see another James Bond film with Daniel Craig in the titular role? And more importantly, where do you rank him within the greater hierarchy bygone Bonds?
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One the most iconic Air Max models all time is the Nike Air Max 95 thanks to its chunky dad shoe aesthetic that features some pretty incredible potential colorway combinations. Now that dad shoes are all the rage these days, the Beaverton Brand has brought back some the more chunky silhouettes in its library and the Air Max 95 certainly fits that bill. To further the 90s nostalgia throwback vibes that the shoe conveys, Nike has come through with a multicolor version the shoe that makes it look like a vintage windbreaker.
The toe box and top layer the shoe are white all while blue, turquoise, and yellow stripes make their way throughout. Meanwhile, there is Nike Air branding written in red on the side as the tongue is black.
If you’re looking to cop these shoes for the summer, you can do so right now at Nike’s online store for $170 USD.
The name Tamagotchi may spark feelings nostalgia for most millennials. The toy pet resulted in an epidemic wherein children, teenagers and even adults took their parenting duties extremely when it came to caring for their digital pet. While the original toy launched almost 23 years ago today, in 1996, the company behind the virtual pet craze have announced they would be bringing it back. Bandai America precisely revealed there would be a revamped take the plastic egg toy, set to ficially hit the market on May 13th.
Just like the 1996 toy, the refurbished item will allow users to raise a virtual pet from an egg to maturity, altogether while providing it with the food and care necessary for its appropriate growth. The creators have also linked the toy to a joint app, which will give players access to seasonal events and games. They will also have the chance to earn Gotchi Points which may be used in a virtual store to make purchases for their pet child. The Tamagotchi On app will thus fer users the ability to share their Tamagotchi-love with fellow players.
Moreover, the app will grant a space to “communicate with friends, trade gifts, and find characters for your Tamagotchi to marry and create a new generation virtual pets with.” Furthermore, the latter even lets you meet up with other players through a cross-device feature so your Tamagotchi can get boo’d up.
Though many Pokemon fans have long awaited a live-action film rendition the beloved series, few could have expected Detective Pikachu. Borrowing from the Deadpool formula throwing as much Ryan Reynolds into the mix as humanly possible, the upcoming film features Reynolds in the titular role. Though decidedly less risqué than the Merc With The Mouth, Pikachu appears to be a wise-ass a milder nature, consistently busting the balls his human sidekick Tim.
Now, with the film set to drop on May 10th, another TV spot has been released. While largely rehashing footage from the original reveal trailer, Detective Pikachu’s newest teaser does provide a closer look at Mewtwo, who was previously revealed in the full-length trailer. Though his appearance is brief, it would appear that Mewtwo’s origins as a scientific breakthrough will remain intact, likewise will his steely gaze. See for yourself by checking out the ficial teaser trailer below.
While some may have “outgrown” the series, it’s likely that Detective Pikachu will prove a box fice success, capitalizing on a shared love for nostalgia. Anybody who can remember copping either Pokemon Red or Pokemon Blue likely has fond memories the series, and may very well come out the woodwork to see the Pocket Monsters realized like never before. By the way, if you used your Master Ball on Mewtwo, hold this L.
By this point, some have likely made up their minds about Disney’s upcoming Aladdin remake. Nostalgia is a powerful tool in that sense, and the beloved animated original is heralded by many fans as a Top Five Disney film. Clearly, the bar is high, and while Beauty And The Beast served as an admirable homage to the original’s legacy, the recent Dumbo appears to have had the adverse effect. Where will Aladdin shake-up, once all the dust settles? The jury is still out on that one, though some new footage has emerged to sway your opinion in a favorable direction.
While brief, the clip seems to take a more action-oriented approach, drawing back to some director Guy Ritchie’s earlier flicks. Remember, prior to being tapped for Al, the man has helmed movies like Lock Stock And Two Smoking Barrels, Snatch, Sherlock Holmes, and the messy yet action-packed King Arthur. While the decision raised a few eyebrows at first, perhaps Aladdin might benefit from an action-savvy director; after all, the OG certainly had no shortage elaborate setpieces.
Check out the clip now, and see for yourself. Do you think this one will live up to the hype?
Whether you’re an April Fools person or not, or even if you forgot that the day existed then Google Maps is here to remind you in the best way with a simple game Snake. The older game (that was made popular for anyone who had a Blackberry around 10 years ago) just follows a digital snake as they take over the world and collect points from picking up objects on your screen.
“Google Maps shows you how to get around on foot, car, train and bicycle, and now, you can ssslither to your destination too,” Omar Abdelaziz, Product Manager Google Maps, said in an ficial statement. “Starting today, you can play a twist on the snake game in different locations across the world—including Cairo, London, San Francisco, São Paulo, Sydney, and Tokyo—right from Google Maps.”
As for how to launch the game, it’s simple: “To start playing, simply open the Google Maps app, tap on the menu icon on the top left corner, then select “Play Snake” to get your daily dose 90s nostalgia (boy bands, fanny packs and slap bracelets not included).”
Though his repute and integrity have been questioned occasionally, few can deny that Birdman, aka Baby, aka the Numba One Stunna, is a hip-hop legend. Having constructed the Cash Money from the bottom up, Birdman found Lil Wayne, and helped deliver Juvenile, Turk, BG, and Mannie Fresh into the mainstream eye. The classics are quite a few, likewise are the developments set by the Cash Money Millionaires. To this present day, their impression stays felt, with Birdman sitting someplace on the prime the genealogical household tree. Now, the enduring rapper has come ahead to declare himself royalty.
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“Really been doin this shit,” writes Birdman, IG. “#stunnaman unique uptown shit #king hip hop yung Stunna.” The accompanying image finds Birdman when he was only a Birdboy, posted up alongside some ornamental vegetation. From the look it, it will seem some networking is at play, no shock given his nature as a businessman.
The throwback pic paints an image easier occasions, and it is arduous to not really feel a bit pang nostalgia for some these early Cash Money tunes. Say what you’ll about Birdman, however he is accomplished some huge issues for hip-hop. Upon declaring himself King, would you pledge fealty to Birdman?
Adidas Originals has immediately launched an all new ZX mannequin, dubbed the ZX 10000C, which is able to make its retail debut on February 23.
According to Adidas, the ZX 10000C, retailing for $160, diverges from the same old Adidas Consortium means working, in that it was created in-house by Adidas. The closing consequence was solely made potential – and elevated to such nice heights – as a result of enter former adidas Director Footwear Creation, Jacques Chassaing.
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Chassaing is the designer chargeable for the ZX working shoe collection, which utilized an equally enduring know-how additionally designed by Jacques, the Adidas Torsion system.
“The ZX 10000C is the lengthy awaited reply to many collectors query ‘what occurred after ZX 9000?’ The ZX 10000 C retains the Torsion system that is still a proud half adidas’ efficiency capabilities to at the present time, in a shoe that at the beginning look reads like a by no means earlier than seen mannequin from the unique ZX archives that has solely simply been unearthed. Its aqua, orange and impartial coloring conjures up nostalgia for a really particular period efficiency footwear, utilized throughout a various mix pure and technical fabrications that embrace mesh underlays, webbed Three Stripes, premium suede overlays and strengthened TPU on the ghilly and heel.”
Adidas Consortium ZX 10000C shall be accessible for buy on February 23 for $159.95.
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While many hip-hop have earned “beloved” standing, few can press to be as appreciated as Tip and Tiny. Though their eight-year marriage has gone by many ups and downs (like many, many marriages, albeit with an added dose public scrutiny!), it will seem that the pair is trying again from a spot safety, mutual respect, and deep-seated love. Today, the Xscape singer took a second to replicate on the day their union, which came about on July 31st, 2010. Perhaps the dose fond nostalgia has one thing to do with Tip’s current relocation again into Tiny’s house. In any case, Tiny took to Instagram to reminisce, doe-eyed, in regards to the massive day.
Sharing a good looking aerial shot the mansion, Tiny described the ceremony as a “fairytale,” probably referring to the modernized Disney variant and never the extra macabre tales Grimm. “I used to be scrolling on my timeline & ran throughout the home I acquired married in!!” she writes. “One the most effective days my life!” She additionally described the reception as one for the ages, dubbing it “lit,” “star-studded,” and “extravagant.” It actually seems like a spectacle to behold, and you’ve got gotta admire Tiny for injecting a bit romance into the sport. Respect to her and T.I. for maintaining it actual throughout the years, and looking out again on their recollections with affection.
Every March, Nike has their annual “Air Max Day” which celebrates one the model’s most iconic traces footwear. Considering the resurgence the Air Max 97 and the wave nostalgia folks have been having lately, it is no shock Nike is making the shoe an element Air Max day. In true Nike kind, the Beaverton model goes for some storytelling, because the well-known “Have A Nike Day” slogan from the 70s is coming to the well-known 97.
The footwear could have the standard tooling and supplies seen from an Air Max 97 and have some fascinating coloration decisions which can be certain to make this shoe fairly flashy on foot. There is a silver midsole with every stripe above changing into a unique coloration. First, we get a deep lilac, then a black stripe with “Have A Nike Day” written all through it. From there, the shoe alternates between a creamy beige and aqua earlier than arriving on the tongue.
At the underside the laces, there’s a smiley face that accents the “Have A Nike Day” aesthetic.
According to Highsnobiety, the rumored launch date for these unhealthy boys is March 23rd, however that’s topic to vary as Nike has not confirmed something.
Last week we reported that B2K, the beloved boyband from the early 2000s, could be reuniting for a tour with all 4 members the group, Omarion, Boog, Fizz and Raz B. Dubbed “The Millenium Tour,” B2K’s reunion is bound to convey these nostalgic vibes to all of the 90s infants on the market. Well, now we lastly have some ficial tour dates and cities.
The tour will start on March eighth in Pittsburgh and can end on April 28th in Louisville, KY. Pre-sale for the March dates begins on January 4th whereas the pre-sale for April will start on January 11th.
Included on the tour are Mario, Pretty Ricky, Lloyd, Robby V, Ying Yang Twins, and Chingy. Considering the names on the invoice, the tour is bound to be a terrific throwback for these searching for a rush nostalgia.
“We are excited to be a component what is going to undeniably be a nostalgic and electrifying efficiency that may awaken cherished reminiscences and create new, indelible ones for the following technology,” Michelle Le Fleur, COO at Omarion Worldwide advised Billboard. “While admiring their solo successes, the followers have persistently demanded a B2K reunion and, with the willpower an extremely gifted workforce, that dream is now a actuality.”
Will you be going to any the tour dates?
The Stranger Things mania that has engulfed the world (and died down barely) since season one has not produced an unlimited roster spinfs, till now (except course you rely the nostalgic reference on the runway Louis Vuitton SS2018).
The annual Game Awards had been held final evening and, together with asserting the years finest in gaming and a brand new Mortal Kombat, the showrunners Matt and Ross Duffer got here onstage to introduce the trailer for the aptly named Stranger Things three: The Game. The little trailer was made particularly for the Game Awards, and options two character (Chief Hopper and Steve, perhaps?) exhibiting up exterior the awards present after smashing their method via some enemies.
The success Stranger Things is basically based mostly on its nostalgic enchantment to loads individuals who weren’t even alive within the 80s and the folks making the sport look to be cashing in on that signature too, designing the sport (in 2018!) in a 16-bit model. The folks behind this are BonusXP, a developer identified principally for making cellular video games, together with the Stranger Things cellular sport. Here’s the trailer:
In the wake receiving a well-deserved star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame, Snoop Dogg has been exploring reminiscence lane with growing frequency. With Doggystyle’s 25th anniversary having transpired on November 23rd, Snoop has since continued to mirror on his musical partnership with Dr. Dre, who performed a pivotal position in shaping the sound the Doggfather’s legendary debut. Now, almost thirty years have handed since Dre and Snoop first linked up on The Chronic, which basically kicked f one hip-hop’s most iconic and enduring partnerships.
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Together, the pair have crossed paths on sufficient hits to line a playlist, together with the next:
“Nothin’ But A G-Thang”
“Fuck Wit’ Dre Day”
“Bitch Please” & “Bitch Please 2”
“The Next Episode”
There’s definitely extra the place that got here from, together with a pair deep cuts f The Wash soundtrack. Not to say a number of Dre-produced Snoop bangers, like “Lay Low,” “Who Am I,” and “Round Here,” amongst others. In any case, few can dispute the standing Dre and Snoop within the pantheon hip-hop duos, and that is not even registering their respective, and equally fruitful, solo careers. Capable instantly evoking nostalgia inside followers all ages, D.R.E. and D.O.G.G have lengthy solidified themselves as hip-hop “Superheroes.” Inspirational to make certain, and Snoop took a while to pay homage to their friendship on Instagram. Here’s to a few consecutive a long time, and extra to come back.
For those that know Kenan Thompson from SNL, the truth that was an enormous little one star might come as a shock (however have a look at that smile, how might he not be?). The present that made him was Kenan and Kel, which he starred in with Kel Mitchell who was additionally recognized for All That, though now just isn’t recognized for all that a lot.
The two reunited lately on the set a TV present that was lately rebooted to capitalize on peoples’ nostalgia for an period when slime was one thing you dumped on individuals, not a nickname on your mates or one thing you bought paid to make on YouTube. Double Dare has been round, on and f, since 1983. Measured within the common unit Lil-Wayne-Lifetimes, that’s slightly below 1. In different phrases, the present’s been round for some time now. It was revived this yr and Kenan & Kel appeared on the present to lift cash for the Make A Wish Foundation(Kenan) and the National College Resource Foundation(Kel). You can watch a video the basic duo doing an impediment course beneath. The two additionally reunited lately (with a bunch others from All That) on Wild ‘N Out; you possibly can watch that video right here.