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Replay Arcade

Replay Arcade

There used to be a time when holding the high score on an arcade game in the back of your local pizzeria meant something in your town. Those games are mostly gone (replaced with large screen TVs blasting Serie A action) but that addiction to button pressing never left us. Assumin...

Brooklinen: The Sheets You Need

Brooklinen: The Sheets You Need

Great sleep starts with great sheets. That’s why our friends at Brooklinen have crafted a set of sheets that will make your whole bed feel like the cool side of the pillow. They’re a team of sheet experts that cut out the middleman and put their products through a rigorous R&D process to ensure the optimal balance of quality, comfort, and affordability. You can mix and match their sheets to make your bed look as good as it feels. Plus, as a Cool Material reader, you can get $15 off your first purchase with code COOLMATERIAL.

Custom Video Game Covers

Custom Video Game Covers

Tired of being looked down on cause you're a gamer? Do people think you're a mindless zombie pressing buttons while they spend their time reading Faulkner? Instead of putting down the controller and picking up a hardcover, simply deck your games out in some of these custom covers...

Monopoly The Godfather Edition

Monopoly The Godfather Edition

As Don Corleone said, "A man who doesn't spend time with his family cannot be a real man." So how about a nice relaxing evening of Monopoly The Godfather Edition with the people who are most important in your life ("relaxing" may vary from family to family). Monopoly The Godfathe...

HyperDog Ball Launchers

HyperDog Ball Launchers

Fido does a lot of important things for you. He makes you feel better. He can fetch you beers. He keeps your feet warm at night. Playing catch with him (or her) is one way you get to return the favor, but it has its downsides. The ball gets slimy. You throw out your shoulder. You...

Custom XBox 360 Controller with Bullet Buttons

Custom XBox 360 Controller with Bullet Buttons

You can add bullets to anything and it will immediately be cooler. They're like camo, or caffeine, or tattoos, or explosions or boobies. There can never be enough of any of those things. But if it gets out of hand you'll end up being in a Michael Bay movie, and no one can stand t...

Ultraviolet Playing Cards

Ultraviolet Playing Cards

There are a lot of awesome products that end up on Kickstarter. The funding platform/payment system/social support vehicle has drained our bank accounts in the best way possible, but it's most effective for a few things: pens, docks and playing cards. Ultraviolet from design hous...

The Classic Wooden Roller Coaster

The Classic Wooden Roller Coaster

We have one rule when it comes to roller coasters: Don't go double on the funnel cake before getting on. Other than that, we're all in. Whether it's the latest and greatest that achieves insanely high speeds while you hang upside down or it's an old rickety number that happens to...

Hipster Playing Cards

Hipster Playing Cards

If you choose to conceal your tells during a game of poker with a pair of neon plastic Wayfarers, these are probably the cards you should be playing with. This deck of Hipster Playing Cards showcase all the classic gear everyone wore, ate or drank as they waited in line on R...

Blue Blood Playing Cards

Blue Blood Playing Cards

Everyone needs at least one quality deck of playing cards. Once you start drinking things that don't come in Vortex bottles when you play poker you need to step up your card preferences too. The Bicycle two-pack is fine in a pinch, or for a bit of nostalgia, but there are way bet...

Scrabble Typography Edition

Scrabble Typography Edition

There was a time before iPhones when games of "Words With Friends" weren't played over daylong stretches where you guessed until you got a word that existed thus proving your superior intelligence. No, it was Scrabble, and it was played on a board you got at the toy store that y...

Hardware Chess Set

Hardware Chess Set

If you've ever been hesitant to pick up the game of chess because it's stereotypically nerdy, first off, go play a few rounds with the guys in Washington Square Park and get back to us, and second, pick up this Nuts and Bolts set. The thinking man's game gets a working man's mak...

One Widow Playing Cards

One Widow Playing Cards

At first glance, a deck of cards that costs more than two Manhattans in NYC sounds insane, especially when you consider your drunk friends will probably spill beer all over them the next time you have a poker night. That being said, these are probably not the cards you want to wh...

Hot Wheels iNitro Speeders

Hot Wheels iNitro Speeders

It doesn't matter if you're three, thirteen or thirty, men will never grow out of Hot Wheels cars. Hot Wheels cars will always be fun to play with even if you happen to be too "old" to have a sweet track to race them through. They're even cooler now because Mattel saw fit to comb...

Bar Games Coasters

Bar Games Coasters

If you didn’t want social interaction when you were out at the bar, you’d drink alone at home. Talking about sports, or the weather or traffic over a cold one is just as much of an American pastime as baseball itself. Eventually you’re going to run out of things to talk abo...

Vintage Plaid Playing Cards

Vintage Plaid Playing Cards

Game night is no joking matter. When your friends arrive ready to hand over their cash you don’t want to bust out just any box of cards. You want premium stock (these are also cambric finished) and a quality container (a leatherette box in this case) to hold the cards that look...