Lexus Gs F Now Available As Diecast Model In Japan

Lexus GS F Now Available as Diecast Model in Japan

Japanese toy manufacturer Kyosho has released a high-quality diecast model of the Lexus GS F — the scale is 1/18, and the detail is astounding:

The GS F is offered in Obsidian and Ultra Sonic Blue, with a retail price of ¥15,000 ($135 USD). Availability outside of Japan is currently unknown, but we will update the forums with any new information.

Rocket League Now Available On The Nintendo Switch

Rocket League Now Available On The Nintendo Switch

Earlier this year it was announced that popular game Rocket League would be arriving for the Nintendo Switch. It was later confirmed that the game would be released on the 14th of November, so if you own the Nintendo Switch, you'll want to fire up the Switch's eShop (or head over to a retailer) because the game is now available for the console.

According to Nintendo's description of the game on its website, "Take to the pitch for a fully-featured offline season mode, multiple game types, casual and competitive online matches, and special “Mutators” that let you change the rules entirely. Express yourself with one of the deepest customization systems around and battle opponents on other platforms with groundbreaking cross-network play!"

Sony Makes Available Playstation 4 Firmware 5.01 - Download Now

Sony Makes Available PlayStation 4 Firmware 5.01 - Download Now

Just now, Sony has made available the download links for the new 5.01 system software update developed for its PlayStation 4 gaming consoles, which is a minor update that improves the system’s overall performance.

If you intend to make use of this new release, first ensure that your PS4’s currently installed firmware isn’t either newer or matching version 5.01, and only afterward save the appropriate .PUP file.

Toys "r" Us Will Have The Snes Classic Available At Launch

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As you might have heard, established toy retailer Toys "R" Us has recently filed for bankruptcy, but it seems that despite the company filing for bankruptcy, operations will continue as per normal. In fact according to a report from Polygon, the company has confirmed to the publication that they will actually be selling the SNES Classic on launch day itself.

The rep was quoted as saying, "Stores will open at normal time and have limited inventory of the console, so we encourage customers to get in line before doors open on Friday morning for the chance to scoop up this hot item." This is in line with what Toys "R" Us had previously stated, in which they expect that operations will continue to proceed as per normal for the time being.

Subaru Five-year Warranty Offer Available Through September

Subaru five-year warranty offer available through September

Japanese manufacturer Subaru is currently offering a five year, unlimited kilometre warranty on certain models for the month of September.

Until September 30, buyers will not only get the aforementioned warranty cover, but also five years of roadside assistance on selected Forester, Outback, Liberty, Levorg, BRZ, WRX, and WRX STI models.

$300 Hand-built Lexus Lc 500 Diecast Model Available In Japan

$300 Hand-Built Lexus LC 500 Diecast Model Available in Japan

It turns out AutoArt will not be the only company to produce a diecast model of the Lexus LC, as the Make Up Company of Japan have just announced their plans to manufacture a right hand drive 1:43 scale LC coupe.

Make Up have built a solid reputation for meticulously crafted hand built models with the utmost of detail. Their cars are made in small numbers and at premium cost.

Download Firmware 4.73 For Sony Playstation 4 Gaming Console - Links Available

Download Firmware 4.73 for Sony PlayStation 4 Gaming Console - Links Available

Just now, Sony has made available the download link for the new 4.73 system software update developed for its PlayStation 4 gaming consoles, which improves the overall system performance, just like the previous 4.72 PS4 Firmware.

If you intend to make use of this new release, first ensure that your PS4’s currently installed firmware isn’t either newer or matching version 4.73, and only afterward save the appropriate .PUP file.

Nintendo Switch Online App Is Now Available

Nintendo Switch Online App Is Now Available

A couple of weeks ago, Nintendo announced that they would be launching the Nintendo Switch Online app. This is Nintendo's upcoming app that will be used for its online services, where users will be able to interact with other gamers, manage their games, and also more importantly use it for voice chat.

The app was scheduled for a launch on the 21st of July, but it seems that someone might have pulled the trigger a bit earlier than expected because the app is now available for download for both iOS and Android devices. That being said, it seems that there's not much that one can do with the app at the moment since Splatoon 2 is the only game that will fully support it at the moment.

Available August, Honda Announces 2017 Clarity Electric Lease Price At $269 A Month

Available August, Honda Announces 2017 Clarity Electric Lease Price at $269 a Month

Honda today announced a competitive introductory lease price of $269 a month for 36 months (plus tax) for the 2017 Honda Clarity Electric sedan, which is coming to select dealerships in California and Oregon August 20171. The lease terms include an attractive allowance of 20,000 miles per year and 24/7 roadside assistance. The lease, which has a federal tax credit built in, requires $1,730 down, plus the first month's lease payment at signing (not including tax, registration or official fees)2. In addition, California customers qualify for the state's Clean Vehicle Rebate of $2,500.

"The Clarity Electric is the only affordable five-passenger EV sedan with all the technology, and safety and premium features a consumer expects today, including Honda Sensing® as standard equipment," said Steve Center, vice president of the Connected and Environmental Business Development Office at American Honda Motor Co., Inc. "Honda customers have been asking for a true five-passenger sedan and we are pleased to make this a reality at an affordable lease price, enabling more consumers the opportunity to take home a zero-emissions vehicle."

Refreshed 2018 Honda Fit Launches Next Month With More Aggressive Styling, New Sport Trim And Available Honda Sensing®

Refreshed 2018 Honda Fit Launches Next Month with More Aggressive Styling, New Sport Trim and Available Honda Sensing®

Honda today revealed the 2018 Fit with fresh new styling, the addition of a Sport trim and the availability of Honda Sensing® on its popular hatchback. Updated styling at the front and rear, and a splash of additional color add vibrancy and infuse the versatile Fit with an enhanced youthful, sporty and emotional character. The availability of Honda Sensing® brings the suite of advanced safety and driver assistive technologies to the subcompact Fit.

"With sporty new styling and additional feature content, the 2018 Honda Fit ups the ante with new styling and sophistication not typically found in the subcompact segment," said Jeff Conrad, senior vice president of the American Honda Automobile Division. "Fit has always represented a great value for subcompact customers and the addition of available Honda Sensing® to its fun-to-drive performance and unmatched versatility will keep the Honda Fit as the industry's benchmark subcompact."

New Firmware Is Available For Sony Playstation 4 Consoles - Get Version 4.70

New Firmware Is Available for Sony PlayStation 4 Consoles - Get Version 4.70

Just now, Sony has made available the download links for the new 4.70 system software update developed for its PlayStation 4 gaming consoles, which allows players to view match results for each player in tournaments and improves the system’s overall performance.

If you intend to make use of this new release, first ensure that your PS4’s currently installed firmware isn’t either newer or matching version 4.70, and only afterward save the appropriate .PUP file.

Full-frame Nikon 8-15mm F3.5-4.5e Ed Fisheye Zoom Now Available

Full-frame Nikon 8-15mm F3.5-4.5E ED fisheye zoom now available

The Nikon AF-S Fisheye Nikkor 8-15mm F3.5-4.5E ED is a circular fisheye for the company's full-frame DSLR bodies. At its wide end it has a 180-degree vertical and horizontal angle-of-view, changing to a non-circular 180-degree diagonal AOV at its long end. The lens has three ED and two aspherical elements as well as Nano Crystal and fluorine coatings.

The 8-15mm F3.5-4.5E ED is available immediately for $1249.95.