Oakley has never been a brand to shy away from striking design , but its latest eyewear has such a crazy look that the company has used augmented reality (AR) to help introduce it to a select group — and to make it possible to understand how these sunglasses will look once they’re on your face. Why? Because the Oakley Kato’s frameless, wraparound, contour-fitting design makes them appear more like a superhero-style mask than your average pair of Oakley sunglasses. Digital Trends has been given an exclusive look at the AR experience that accompanies the Oakley Kato, which you can see in the video above, along with a series of sketches and concepts that led to the creation of the Kato’s special AR-equipped “pod.” To help promote the Kato glasses, Oakley sent the pod containing them, which appears to be modeled on a UFO, to members of Team Oakley, including NFL players Patrick Mahomes (seen in the photo below) and Juju Smith-Schuster, and motorcycle racer Valentino Rossi When … [Read more...] about The design of Oakley’s new Kato eyewear is so crazy, it needs an AR introduction
By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Wednesday was “National Superhero Day” and UPMC Children’s Hospital celebrated in a big way. READ MORE: Jurassic Quest Drive Thru Experience Coming To Pittsburgh Superheroes scaled the building to wash some windows and bring a smile to the patients and families in the hospital. READ MORE: First National Bank Pledges $5 Million Investment For Economic Development In The Hill District The window washers even had fun giveaways with superhero-themed masks and capes. MORE NEWS: Canon-McMillan High School Student Chosen To Represent Pittsburgh At FBI National Academy Even with the special window washers, hospital staff said that superheroes walk the halls of the hospital every single day. … [Read more...] about Superhero Window Washers Surprise Patients At UPMC Children’s Hospital
Fans were on cloud nine on Monday after Marvel unveiled some brand-new footage of Oscar-winning director Chloe Zhao's upcoming film, Eternals . The short teaser for the superhero flick came as part of a three-minute long hype reel for Marvel’s return to cinema after the global coronavirus pandemic battered the film industry and kept theaters shuttered for over a year. The snippet of the upcoming film shows Angelina Jolie’s avatar sporting blonde hair and wielding a sword made out of light. Fans also got a glimpse of Kumail Nanjiani’s Kingo staring into the distance, Salma Hayek’s Ajak riding a horse and Richard Madden’s Ikaris leading a team. Fans are expecting a full-fledged trailer of the highly-anticipated film to roll out in the coming months. The film is directed by Zhao who made history last month by bagging two Academy Awards for Best Picture and Best Director for her film Nomadland . … [Read more...] about Watch: ‘Eternals’ first look featuring Angelina Jolie’s superhero avatar
Jupiter's Legacy is the latest superhero show to come to a streaming service following The Boys and Invincible on Amazon and Disney+'s The Falcon and The Winter Soldier. Like those shows, the Netflix drama is based on a comic—in this case, Mark Millar's Jupiter's Legacy series about a historic group of superheroes from the mid-20th century and the children who are trying to live up to their parents. For those who have not read the comics, here's everything you need to know about the main characters before they arrive on Netflix on May 7. All the main cast members of Jupiter's Legacy and their powers Note: All superheroes in the Jupiter's Legacy comics have superhuman speed, strength, durability, agility, stamina, sight, flight, and accelerated healing/decelerated aging. Sheldon Sampson / The Utopian Who are they: The leader of a group of superheroes known as The Union, who was given powers by aliens via a gateway on a mysterious island. Played … [Read more...] about ‘Jupiter’s Legacy’ Explained: Who Are the Superheroes in the Netflix Show and What Powers Do They Have?
Marvel fans can celebrate National Superhero Day with MCU star Scarlett Johansson in this new featurette for her upcoming Marvel Studios superhero venture, Black Widow . Celebrating National Superhero Day, Marvel Studios have debuted a new featurette that looks back at the illustrious career of Marvel hero Natasha Romanoff AKA Black Widow. Johansson, who reprises her role as Natasha in Black Widow appears in the featurette to assure fans that "it's time for her story." The featurette looks back at the life and super heroic times of Black Widow , reminding us of her dark, mysterious past as a KGB agent before becoming a valuable member of The Avengers and tackling villains such as Loki, The Chitauri, and Ultron. And that's before mentioning the time she fought her fellow heroes and managed to play both sides in Civil War . Finally, we are reminded of Black Widow's efforts navigating through time to defeat The Mad Titan, Thanos, a battle which ultimately led to her … [Read more...] about New Black Widow Featurette Celebrates National Superhero Day with Scarlett Johansson