In celebration of Back To the Future’s 30th anniversary Sideshow Collectibles and Hot Toys are excited to present the Marty McFly sixth scale figure!
The movie-accurate collectible sixth scale figure is specially crafted based on the image of Michael J. Fox as Marty McFly in the movie, featuring a newly developed head sculpt, highly detailed costume and a number of accessories.
Check out all the amazing images of this iconic collectable after the break:
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We’ve been having a great time celebrating Back to the Future Day with you, in a number of different ways, with a number of different posts. But nothing compares to Queen’s University Belfast (QUB) in Ireland, which had its own unique take on the day with a special hometown hero — the university is using today’s “holiday” to unveil an all-electric DeLorean.
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In an instance of life imitating art, a Nike exec confirmed that the company is working on getting its Marty McFly “Back to the Future” shoe — with Power Laces — out to customers. Nike’s innovation chief Tinker Hatfield said the shoe — known as Nike Air MAG — would hit in 2015, and not a moment too soon!
But for those of us that don’t want to wait on Nike, and need your BTTF Shoes now – and I mean NOW-NOW, then check out what YouTuber Aloishis89 created – if you’re thinking what I’m thinking, then yes… self lacing shoes are here!
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Watch as teens realize that we’ve made it to the date in Back to the Future 2 and talk about what it will be like for them in 30 years. The moment it hits them is PRICELESS! Video after the break:
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Roads? Where we’re going, we don’t need roads. Check out this awesome new animated “Back to the Future” parody short from Lego filmmaker MonsieurCaron. Last year, he impressed us with his Lego “Ghostbusters” short. His “Brick to the Future” short is just as impressive, with several characters and popular items from several geeky film and TV franchises making appearances. Can you spot all the pop culture and geek references? We dare you to try!
There are at least 11 things to find in the clip, ranging from Luke Skywalker’s lightsaber and Captain America’s shield to Ant-Man, Rocket Raccoon and baby Groot. Ready? GO!
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Halloween is right around the corner, and what better way to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of Back To The Future, than to dress up as Marty McFly! We have just the geek guide to get your costume in order – because where we’re going – we don’t need roads, just the internet and a bit of creativity.
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Nice Kicks and Team Fox Present – “OUTATIME: A Charity Art Auction Benefiting The Michael J. Fox Foundation.”
“OUTATIME” features artwork created by talented artists from across the globe. All of the pieces available in the auction are inspired by the beloved Back to the Futuretrilogy. 90% of the proceeds earned from the auction will be donated to the Michael J. Fox Foundation. (10% of the auction’s proceeds will be used by Shop Nice Kicks to help recoup the Art Gallery’s cost and fees.)
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What better way to celebrate Back To The Future Day, then with a Back To the Future T-shirt. There are too many awesome designs out there, so Gabbing Geek did a little research and found some of our favorites, like the shirt design above from HypeBeast. See our top interweb picks, and then choose for yourself which one best represents your love for one of the most beloved film trilogies EVAH!
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Even Apple’s SIRI in the iPhone is getting in on the action today! Tell her “Happy Back To The Future Day” and she’ll respond with a quick quip relating to our favorite time traveling movie. We captured quite a few responses, but we know there are more! Test it out on your phone – grab a screen shot, and let us know what she said!
See some of SIRI’s responses after the break
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In a press release from Toyota, Back to the Future co-creator and producer Bob Gale offers some background on the manufacturer’s partnership with the franchise. “Toyota stands apart for their nod to the future and the past with the auto technology depicted in the movies. When Toyota approached us about helping tell a bigger story about the future and innovation with the Mirai, we loved the direction — and who can resist Marty’s retro Toyota truck?” Check out where, how, and when after the break:
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