NEW THINGS! MakerBot and Syfy Announce Fresh Designs for New Series
| by Bartees Cox
At Comic-Con last week, Syfy announced an expansion of their successful partnership with MakerBot by publishing a new line of exclusive 3D models from the network’s original series 12 Monkeys, The Magicians, Hunters, Killjoys and Dark Matter. The new designs will include the 12 Monkeys iconic time machine and an alien skull from Hunters, a new thriller from executive producers Gale Anne Hurd (“The Walking Dead”) and Natalie Chaidez (“Heroes”). Printable files are available on Syfy’s page on Thingiverse, and the network will launch additional show-inspired models on Thingiverse in the coming weeks.
Thingiverse houses more than one million 3D designs, making it the largest online community for discovering, making and sharing 3D printable models. Syfy is the first major television network to share content exclusively on Thingiverse.
12 Monkeys – Time Machine
This is a complete user assembled – model of the Time Machine as seen in the Syfy Original Series. By 2043, a virus has wiped out most of the world’s population. One time traveler, Cole, must journey through time to prevent the virus from ever happening and stop its engineers, the Army of the 12 Monkeys.
Hunters – Hunters Skull
You can now print the alien skull from the Syfy original series, Hunters. The show is about a heavily decorated FBI agent and his wife’s disappearance. His search for her leads him to a secret government unit assembled to hunt a group of ruthless terrorists called “Hunters” who do not come from this world.