Note: As always, our prize list can be found on our "Stupid Prizes Page
Below are the list of prizes that you can win by contributing to the development community
this month. Simply log your contributions (points awarded for close to 100 types
) and the geeks with the most points at the end of January can win one of the prizes shown below. You can also see the past winners and prizes on our Stupid Prize Page.
World's smallest MP3 Player
This little cube-shaped MP3 player has been causing quite a stir around the gadget world lately. It is the worlds smallest MP3 player and it is shaped like a cube. Very Cool!
The Lamp that Rocks!
Adesso, the innovative, contemporary home furnishings company, has jumped into the world of personal electronics with the introduction of its new product line, the iLamp™ Collection --- literally, the lamps that rock! Each iLamp™ pairs the use of speakers with a desk lamp and is compatible with all portable music players – MP3, iPod®, CD players, radios – anything with a headphone jack
5000 Years And Still Ticking!Now you can tell time accurate to within one hour just like the ancient Druids! Famous circle of giant stones faithfully reproduced to scale on the inside of this elegant pocket watch. Point it due north (compass included) and you can quickly determine almost exactly what hour it is (if it's a sunny day, of course). If you're really patient, you can tell which season it is and even significant days like the winter solstice. If you're really, really patient, you can observe the next lunar eclipse (they're exactly 223 lunar cycles apart). If you just can't wait (or it's overcast) read the time on the face of the ornate outer watch. With complete instructions (thank Odin).
Keep 'em GuessingThe time with this fun wall clock -- the hour marks are denoted by their binary code equivalent. They might not know the time, but you will.
Ah... the classicsThis Frogger™ Arcade Game is where today's video craze began! Take a trip back to the arcades of the past with this tabletop version of your favorite arcade classic! Frogger delivers all the action you remember, including joystick game play, authentic sounds, multi levels, and familiar graphics.
Now You’re Playing With Power!
Join forces with Mario, Luigi, Link, Zelda, Kirby, and others on a quest to defeat your opponents and own it all, MONOPOLY-style. The most unforgettable characters in the video game world have teamed up to bring you an incredible collectible! Buy, sell, and trade your favorite Nintendo characters! From everyone’s favorite red-capped plumber to barrel-tossing Donkey Kong to bounty-hunter Samus Aran, they’re all up for grabs in this fun-filled adventure! Includes 6 collectible pewter tokens of Donkey Kong’s Barrel, Link’s Iron Boots, Hylian Shield, NES Controller, Mario’s Cap, and Koopa Shell. Are you game?
Know a "porgrammer"?Almost everyone does. Now you can poke fun at their splling disability with this shirt
Go, Speed Racer, Go!The Legacy of Speed Racer drives forward in in this fantastic looking update to the Mach 5. This vehicle measures rougly 15-inches long from tip to tail, and comes with a classic Speed Racer figure that stands 5-inches tall and has 14 points of articulation. Also included is a bonus DVD which contains three episodes with new Speed Racer animation! Of course, the Mach 5 still has its sweet two-seat interior, removable canopy front saw blades and snap on auto jacks - all that you would need to battle traffic. Celebrate the 40th anniversary of Speed Racer with this great looking boxed set that combines the classic with the new.
He holds your CDs so you don't have to
Add an artistic touch and keep your CDs organized with our Human CD Holder. These CD Holders feature human figurines that are positioned to look like they assist in holding the CDs.
Hey, I gotta call you back later...
Everybody gets those annoying phone calls. The kind where you sigh heavily, roll your eyes, and make those annoying "blah-dee-blah" hand gestures like some demented muppet that won't shut up... Believe me, we get those calls, too. We feel your pain. Luckily, we have an awesome solution.
The Excuse Box is no ordinary key tag. Its onboard memory holds 10 full minutes of environmental effects designed specifically to befuddle your annoying caller. Click on the links below, and imagine yourself gleefully escaping from an otherwise awkward and potentially trouble-filled phone call.
- Um, sorry, I really gotta hang up - there's a thunderstorm coming!
- Hey, can I let you go? I'm here at the auto-shop, and the mechanic wants to talk.
- Oh, jeez! There's all kinds of flashing lights ahead. I'd better hang up...
- I'm sorry, the baby's crying. Can I talk to you later?
- I'm... jeez, I can't hear a thing - they've got this crew putting up dry-wall over here. Can I call you back?
- Okay...hey, that was the final boarding call, I have to get on the plane!
- ...hello?... can you... can you hear me?... you're breaking up...!
- I'm sorry, that was my secretary - I have another call...
- Wow, did you hear that? The operator is breaking in - I gotta take this, it must be important!
- Hey, the flight attendants are telling me I have to hang up, now...
Hypnotic light show at your fingertipsPut on your favorite music, turn down the lights, and dazzle yourself with beams of pure color. You control more than 20 different pre-programmed light show patterns, plus a black light and strobe light add mind-blowing effects.
Make Your Own SnowMake your own snow in minutes! Add one tablespoon to 32-ounces of water and stir! The more you stir, the more it shines and sparkles! Super Snow expands to over 100 times its size and lasts for weeks without rewetting. Also, the snow can be reused again and again—just think of the fun!
How long can you hold on?How long can you hold on with the Shocking Duel game? The first person to let go is a wimp! This electrifying game is shockingly simple. Each player grabs a handle. You each receive a very low and short electric shock as blue lights flash and the handles buzz. The shocks become longer, up to 5 seconds, then start over. The shock levels continue to increase until the loser gives in and lets go.
Cut straight every timeCut straight every time with these unique, high-quality Laser-Guided Scissors. The built-in laser pointer gives you an absolutely straight guide line to cut along. Two adjustment screws allow you to aim the laser light perfectly
The Song You love to hateThis Annoying Thing™ Crazy Frog sings the song you love to hate. Push the wacky plush frog's tummy and he sings the chorus to the unforgettable (if you only could!) “Ba Ding Ding Ding” song. 12" tall figure recreates the flying amphibian in 3D with jacket, helmet, and goggles
Almost ImpossibleThis Man The Torpedo Puzzle is almost impossible -- but it’s only extremely difficult! Does the torpedo slip out between the bars or lift out through the top or bottom? Do the metal pegs move or do the bars lift out? You could spend hours (or days!) trying to find the answer. Better yet, give it to a friend and watch them break into a sweat as they twist and turn the torpedo in its cage.
The stuffed toys are nothing short of a stupid miracle
they're Wacky Packs that have been lovingly enlarged and turned into Wacky Pack Pillows.
Slum Maid Raisins
Chock Full of Nuts and Bolts Coffee
Mutt's Apple Juice
Struggle Stool Softener
Krusty Krumbs Doughnuts
Suffertone Tanning Lotion
Gutterade Sports Drink
Sneeze It Crackers
Blister Party Game
If you remember Wacky Packs from your troubled youth, they're a new twist on nostalgic lunacy. If you're new to Wacky Packs, they're just plain, old funny!
The style and artwork of the original Wacky Packs have been remarkably converted to 3-D form. The colors are perfect, and the artwork superb!
My PreccciiiioouuussssssssssssssssssssThis is simply the most beautiful, well-made keychain we have ever seen. The sculpting, coloring, and details are nothing short of perfect.
And as if that weren't enough...
Press the button and listen to poor Gollum hiss, "My precioussssssssssss!"