Some things in life are just so much fun that they hardly need explanation, and Ellula's HotAir inflatable multimedia speaker is one such thing. The HotAir is compatible with any type of computer or portable music source, including personal CD players and MP3 players. With a little help from a connection kit, gameheads can even use these speakers with most gaming consoles. Do the HotAirs sound good? At $49 each, why not grab a couple and find out?
One of the biggest events in film and DVD history, The Lord of the Rings deserves a place in every home theater, and not just on your disc shelf. Sideshow Toy has partnered with Weta Workshop, providers of special effects for the Lord of the Rings trilogy, to produce authentic memorabilia, including limited-edition weapon sets like this collection of Legolas' bow, arrow, and swords ($40). The weapons collections are compact, beautiful, and the summit of coolness for those shrewd enough to recognize them.