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LEGO Overwatch and A Souped-Up R2-D2 Are The Mightiest Toys Of The Week

LEGO Overwatch and A Souped-Up R2-D2 Are The Mightiest Toys Of The Week

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, Gizmodo’s regular round-up of the latest and greatest toys. This week, we officially get on the objective for LEGO’s Overwatch line, Hot Toys unleashes the galaxy’s most kitted-out Astromech droid, and the new Bumblebee movie gets a very cool figure. Check it out!

YouTube’s Craziest Inventor Built A Giant Sword-Launching Slingshot

YouTube’s Craziest Inventor Built A Giant Sword-Launching Slingshot

Video: Amateur life-risker Joerg Sprave has successfully built custom slingshots capable of firing everything from bowling balls, to Christmas trees, to lethal LEGO bricks. His latest creation, a slingshot that can launch full-size swords, is as ludicrous-sounding as it is awesome to see in action.