RIPT Apparel's Geek and T-Shirt Design Blog

Our blog includes articles and graphics, free wallpapers for your iPhone and iPad, and anything to do with what the RIPT community loves - including our custom t-shirts and merchandise for that special geek in your life. Scroll through our recent posts below to check out some of our character spotlights, geeky wallpapers, design articles, and even community member and artist interviews.

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7 Batman Villains That Need To Be In A Solo Movie

A hero is only as strong as their villain. With that said, Batman has to be the strongest hero because his rogues gallery is the best in comics. While many of The Dark Knight’s best villains have been in multiple movies (Two-Face, The Joker, The Riddler, Bane and Ra’s Al Ghul), there are many underused…

Why These Star Wars Characters Would Make the Ultimate Hockey Team

Drafting The Ultimate Star Wars Hockey Team

RIPT Apparel is proud to live and operate in Chicago, one of the greatest cities in the world. We love working downtown, (most) deep dish pizza and being able to get tacos past 3am all over the city! While we certainly don’t love the cold weather, our love for hockey and the Chicago Blackhawks keeps…

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5 Most Frustrating Moments in Pokémon Games

Pokémon is a game people worldwide have loved to play since 1996. However, that love comes with a steep price: your sanity. From gym leaders using full restores when they have zero health to needing one Pokemon to cut basic trees (Can’t my Charizard just burn it down?!) this game can frustrate us all. How…

6 Most Badass Bounty Hunters in Film History

6 Most Badass Bounty Hunters in Film History

Jobs. Everybody needs one. For some, it’s hard to choose one’s line of work. For others, it may seem that your career has been chosen. For these badass mfers, the bounty hunting life chose them. With the long rumored Boba Fett film recently announced to release in 2020, we’re counting down the 6 Most Badass Bounty…

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5 Revived TV Shows You Need to Watch in 2016!

Either TV executives have run out of ideas or they’ve finally listened to what we’ve been asking for. Many old shows are getting revived these days and as long as it’s good TV, we’re not complaining. We’d love to see revivals of Young Justice, Firefly and Happy Endings (every episode is now on Hulu!), but…

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The Hottest 2016 Blockbusters Setting The Internet on Fire

The new year of 2016 is nearly here and with it is are the biggest releases since ’08 with The Dark Knight and Iron Man. Here are The Hottest 2016 Blockbusters Setting the Internet on Fire! Click on any film’s poster to see the trailer! March 25th: Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice   2016 starts off…

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Pro Hacks To Avoid Force Awakens Spoilers!

The amount of people able to ruin your Star Wars moment is strong, so we’ve developed Pro Hacks To Avoid Force Awakens Spoilers. We would estimate that nearly half of planet Earth will be heading to see The Force Awakens sometime this weekend. It’s already sold more tickets on Fandango than any movie ever has during…

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How to Spend Santa’s Money at the Movies on Christmas Day!

Christmas is fast approaching and with it are Grandma’s inevitable three five dollar bills. Unsure of how to spend all that Christmas cash? We got you covered. We broke down all the Christmas day movie options so you don’t have to! Joy Looking at the list of actors you may think this is Silver Linings Playbook…

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Top 8 Blogs Every Well-Rounded Geek Needs to Follow!

From the hottest games coming out this holiday, to the summer movie season to end them all, this is the best time to be a fan of everything pop culture. We know it can be hard to keep track of the all the latest geeky news you care about. That’s why we took one for…

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7 Ways to Get Hyped for The Force Awakens

Two weeks from now, the biggest movie of the decade, Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens drops and will take the entire planet by storm. Here’s your comprehensive guide to what to do, watch and buy before the 18th of December aka The Best Day Ever! 1.) Reserve Your Tickets Stop. Stop what you’re doing…

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Who would win between DC Comics current TV superheroes? Green Arrow, Supergirl, or Flash?!

Who would win between DC Comics current TV superheroes? Green Arrow, Supergirl, or Flash?! We decided to put together a hypothetical scenario. Walk with us as we take you through what our thoughts are and be sure to let us know how you feel about it. STAGE An unknown deity with massive cosmic power has…

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8 Highly Anticipated Xbox One Games Coming This November

Gamers, rejoice! November is a big one for the Xbox One. Some of the most anticipated games of the entire year are released this month. Stock up on cheese balls and Mountain Dew, because we won’t be leaving our rooms for a few hundred hours this November. To celebrate the excitement, RIPT Apparel is giving away an…

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The Best Self Balancing Scooter Fails

In this technological age, people are getting sick of using their legs to move from one place to another. The self balancing scooter, also known as the Phunkeeduck, RoverBoard, CoolReall, IO Hawk, MonoRover, and more, is a whole ton of fun. It’s an awesome contraption, so long as you can keep your balance. These things…

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How 9 Superheros Would Fare In The Zombie Apocalypse

Before we can have this discussion, we need to set some ground rules. We’re operating in a 28 Days Later or I Am Legend type of zombie apocalypse. We’re talking about very quick, attentive and vicious undead monsters. Forget the mindless slow-moving “brrraaaaaiiiinnnnsss” nonsense. Anyone with a shotgun could survive that. Now that that’s settled,…

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Eddie Murphy Reminds America He’s Awesome and Receives the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

Eddie Murphy received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor at the Kennedy Center on Sunday night. For the first time in 28 years, Murphy got up on stage and cracked jokes; namely at the expense of Bill Cosby. SNL and controversial stand-up were what made Murphy famous back in the ’80s, but he’s since…

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The 5 Best New Anime Series on TV this Fall

Alright Otakus, the fall season is upon us and there’s a lot of great new and returning anime series on TV. We ran the numbers and examined them back at the lab to bring you a list of five shows you don’t want to miss! One Punch Man – Season One Since the webcomic went viral…

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9 of the Biggest Moments from NYCC

New York Comic Con took place over October 8-11 at the Javits Center in the Big Apple. There’s been a ton of hype from the 4-day convention. Here is RIPT Apparel’s list of some of the most important moments from NYCC. The “Extreme Costumes” Hulkbuster Iron Man Suit The TV show’s 9.5 foot tall Iron Man Hulk…

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The 11 Creepiest Characters in Adventure Time

In honor of October and all things creepy, we thought we’d put together a list of the most bone-chilling characters from Cartoon Network’s kid’s show, Adventure Time. We use the term “kid’s show” loosely. Pendleton Ward and the other writers must have some seriously deranged minds. The Deer – Season 3, Episode 15: “No One Can…

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8 Games Guaranteed to Make You Geek Out

Everyone loves a good game. And no, we don’t mean bunco, bingo, or bridge. Classic board games are a guaranteed way to bring a group of friends together, or absolutely tear them apart. What’s your favorite non-virtual game, geeky or not? Comment below for your chance to win a free tee! Be sure to check…

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The Re-duck-ulousness of Duck Dynasty

Duck Dynasty is probably one of the most absurd shows on television. Take a group of rednecks, give them millions of dollars, let them run wild, and you’ve got this show. It’s been on A&E since 2012 with 8 seasons (…seriously? what is wrong with America?!) and word on the street is that they’re currently…

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Geeky Cosplay Awesomeness

October is a time for geeks to shine. Halloween allows for the greatest costumes outside of conventions. We found some of the coolest cosplay out there on the interwebs. Your costumes don’t even look close to this good, we guarantee it. Have you ever tried cosplay? What was your best Halloween costume? Share your favorite character to…

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The October Project: Artist Spotlights

As a part of The October Project, we invited our artists to contribute to the cause. The following artists pledged a portion of their design’s earnings toward beating breast cancer, which RIPT Apparel additionally matched! We want to extend a huge thank you to all of these selfless and talented men and women. Comment below…

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The October Project: Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and RIPT Apparel is giving back to our community to help prevent this terrible disease. 1 out of 8 women will develop breast cancer in her lifetime, and we are working with Bright Pink® to change that. Though those odds are scary, when caught early, the five-year survival rate for breast and ovarian cancer can be greater…

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Goriest Deaths in Classic Horror Movies

It’s the most disgusting time of the year when horror, torture, killing, and general evil are celebrated. But hey, blood and guts are fun!  Here’s our list of some of the most classic and gut-wrenching horror movie deaths. What’s your favorite horror movie death of all time?  The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1974): Repeatedly hacked with a…

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10 of the Craziest Star Wars Names

Some of the character’s names in a galaxy far far away are pretty nuts. We don’t think we’ll be naming our kids after any of them, except for maybe Luke. Here are some of the silliest names in the entire Star Wars saga: Salacious B. Crumb (Return of the Jedi, 1983) This creature is Jabba…

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How to Solve a Rubik’s Cube (Fridge)

Have you ever tried to solve a Rubik’s cube?  This week’s giveaway isn’t as puzzling as its inspiration. Enter for your chance to win a mini-fridge shaped exactly like the 1974 brain puzzle by liking RIPT Apparel on Facebook, and following us on Instagram, Twitter, and Tumblr. Liking or following us on each social media site gives…

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The Evolution of Harley Quinn

Harley Quinn made her first appearance in the DC Universe back in 1992. She debuted as The Joker’s fittingly insane love interest and sidekick on Batman: The Animated Series. Since that episode, she’s become a very popular character in her own right, hammering her way into our hearts. She’s been featured in multiple video games…

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The 9 Most Useless Pokemon

There’s no denying that certain species are much more useless from the get-go than others. Many of these Pokemon eventually evolve into something cool and quite useful, but until then, you get what you get. Let’s take a look at some of the most useless Pokemon you could possibly have in your Pokedex, but only out…

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Office Geek Superpack Giveaway!

We’re giving away the ultimate office geek superpack to help you get through the most taxing of weeks. Yeah, we know the work week is difficult. This pack might give you just a little bit of excitement in your otherwise dull 9-5. Included in the pack is Death Wish Coffee, a USB Powered Pet Rock, a…

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Suicide Squad Caption Contest Winner

Yesterday, we asked RIPTsters to stretch their creative muscles and come up with a conversation between the Suicide Squad’s Deadshot and Harley Quinn on our Facebook page.   Here are some of the best ones we saw:   “You’re moving with your Auntie and Uncle to Blüdhaven.” – Ruben J.   “Carry me like you’re…

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6 Awesome Taco Bell Locations Deadpool Can’t Visit

Deadpool loves tacos, chimichangas (or at least saying the word,) and nachos. Who doesn’t!? In Deadpool Sins of the Past Vol. 1, The Merc is quoted as saying: “You have any idea how hard it is to find a joint that’ll serve a guy in a mask and bandolier? They won’t even let me into Taco…

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6 Reasons Stitch Actually Makes A Kick-Ass Pet

In the 2002 film Lilo and Stitch, all Lilo wants is a family. Her parents passed away, her sister is trying her best to be responsible, but Lilo still feels lonely. When they go to adopt a dog, Nani and Lilo come home with the psychotic alien Experiment 626, who she affectionately dubs Stitch. Nani, Lilo’s…

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6 Geeky “Fresh Prince” Parody Videos

Today’s tee, Proud Prince by diegopedauye, is inspired by one of the most recognizable theme songs of all time. You know the one with Will Smith sitting on his throne, singing about how his life got flip-turned upside-down? That’s the one. So we’d like to take a minute, just sit right there, and take a gander…

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The Best-Selling Nintendo Games of All Time

We’re huge Nintendo fans at RIPT Apparel, so we decided to look back on the history of the company’s best-selling games. Nintendo Entertainment System, (NES): Super Mario Bros Release Year: 1985 Copies Sold to Date: 40.24 Million The first version of the Mario Bros. franchise is considered one of the best (if not the best)…

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The 5 Best Quotes Straight From The Merc’s Mouth

This week’s coaster set by BoggsNicholas features Deadpool mixed with some of today’s most recognizable logos. They’re inspired by The North Face, Comic Con, Red Bull, and Lacoste. You can get your set for only $35, through September 16th! Don’t miss out on this merc-tastic coaster set!   Deadpool frequently breaks the fourth wall, much…

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Enter to Win a Yearlong HeroCrate Subscription!

As our Comic Book sale draws to a close on September 6, we decided to share the superhero love with our fans. We’re giving away a one-year long subscription to HeroCrate! Once per month, you receive a box full of four to six superhero-themed goodies, as well as two bonus gifts. Each box features a…

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Happy Force Friday, RIPTsters!

Though Star War Episode VII: The Force Awakens doesn’t launch until December 18, Star Wars fans around the world are celebrating the release of the film’s toys and other loot. Here are some of the awesome events going on around the world on this wonderful and exciting #ForceFriday. Stormtrooper Uber Rides If you live in the Big…

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A Brief History of Futurama Memes

(bookriot.com) It’s hard to believe that the last episode of Futurama aired more than two years ago. With this week’s $35 coaster set by Barbadifuoco, you can relive the fun every time you have a drink! The four-coaster set, called “Obeyrama,” is inspired by Obey Clothing and some of the craziest characters in Matt Groening’s…

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A Lesson on Lightsabers

The newest film in the Star Wars saga debuts this December with Star Wars Episode VII:The Force Awakens. Everyone’s been talking about the newest Dark Side villain on the block, Kylo Ren, and his crossguard lightsaber. This style of saber actually made its first appearance in 2004, in the Star Wars comic Star Wars: Republic 61:…

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Oh My God! They Killed Zombie Kenny!

This week’s coaster set by Donnie is inspired by our favorite fourth graders. Stan, Kenny, Kyle and Cartman, aka the boys from South Park, are shown in different worlds than their snowy hometown. Here are some fun facts about the locations on the coasters! The first coaster features the boys in New York City as…

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It’s Time To Be The Big Geek on Campus!

(screencrush.com) “Back to school, back to school to prove to Dad that I’m not a fool. I’ve got my lunch packed up, my boots tied tight. I hope I don’t get in a fight! Oh back to school…” -Billy Madison Well, here goes nothing! Are you ready for a new school year? RIPT Apparel wants…

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See the Entire Plot of Jurassic World in Less Than Two Minutes!

Jurassic World may be one of the summer’s biggest blockbusters, but sometimes you just don’t have two hours to spend at the movies. See this awesome abridged version of the film (in LEGOs) in under two minutes! Did they miss any important parts? We think it was pretty spot on. Let us know what you…

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Parody Comic Covers: Your Chance to Win a FREE RIPT Sketchbook!

Today we’re giving you the chance to win any one of our super-awesome, brand new RIPT Sketchbooks! Enter to win the sketchbook of your choice! All you have to do is spread the word about these sweet sketchbooks. Enter here: http://bit.ly/RIPTSketchbookGiveaway We asked artists to submit designs inspired by new and classic comic books for our…

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New Product! Announcing RIPT Sketchbooks

Limited-Edition RIPT Sketchbook is available on August 17th, and is only available for a limited time. Don’t miss your chance to own this versatile and fun nerd-book. Our sketchbooks are a unique, handcrafted product, exclusive to RIPT Apparel that will please any artist or pop culture super fan! The full color and full-bleed cover image…

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RIPT Hits Wizard World Chicago!

Wizard World takes place in Chicago August 20-23, at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center for four days of geeky awesomeness, and this year, RIPT Apparel is joining in on the fun! This is the third convention we’ve participated in this year and we enjoy meeting our fans and seeing everyone’s creative cosplay! In addition, our own in-house artist, The…

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Yo Mama Is So Fett…

“Yo Mama” jokes have been around forever. Even the classic film, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, gave us medieval Mama jokes with this zinger: “Your mother was a hamster and your father smelt of elderberries!” We decided to bring “Yo Mama” to the forefront with this awesome design by manospd that ran on August 11. See more…

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Happy Birthday, RIPT!

We are very excited for June as it marks our 6 YEAR ANNIVERSARY! <cue the streamers, birthday poppers, and cake>  We could have not gotten this far on without our AMAZING fans and customers. To celebrate our birthday, we are giving away one of our daily designs, everyday, for the remainder of June. We are currently running this…

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An interview with Josh Ketchen (CreativeOutpouring) – RIPT Apparel’s featured artist for March 2015

This March, RIPT Apparel featured a selection of artist Creative Outpouring’s newest work.  It consists of retro pulp sci-fi book covers featuring some more recently acknowledged video game heroes and motifs.  We call it “Arcade Adventures.”  You can see the whole collection here until the end of March, 2015. Today, RIPT Staffer Atomic Rocket interviews…

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An interview with Atomic Rocket – RIPT Apparel’s featured artist for February 2015

RIPT: Hey Jesse!  I’m incredibly excited about your featured artwork in our online artist store.  A whole month dedicated to you work!  Thanks for joining me for an interview! RIPT: In your own words, what do you think the Atomic Rocket brand is most well-known for? Probably my love of hotdogs RIPT: Where did the name Atomic…

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An interview with Butcher Billy – RIPT Apparel’s featured artist for January 2015

For the month of January, RIPT Apparel has been featuring a fresh face from Brazil known as Butcher Billy.  We came across his work for the first time in early December of 2014 and we had to featured him.  Luckily, Mr. Billy was game for us to feature him and gave us free reign of…

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RIPT Apparel changes Artist payout to 10% of total sales and more!

Today RIPT Apparel is making some major announcements regarding our relationship with our artist community.  One of our many goals for 2015 is to sweeten the deal between RIPT and our artists.  But we just can’t wait until 2015 rolls around so as of today the following policies are in place: Changes to Artist Commissions Currently artists…

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RIPT Apparel ranks in the 2014 Inc. 500 and gives away 500 free tees to its community.

RIPT Apparel is proud to announce that they have received the honor of entering the Inc. 500 of 2014! To celebrate this extraordinary event, RIPT Apparel has decided to share the love with YOU, it’s community of dedicated customers and artists. CEO Matt Ingleby made the following statement. We couldn’t have done it without you!…

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Eriphyle Interview: On Art Nouveau, Japan, and Scouts

Eriphyle is Dora Lerf, an artist that has been creating her own blend of artistic mash-ups in the daily shirt scene since as far back as we can remember, and we’re super old!  Ok, only five years old, but you get the point. Eriphyle’s recent series of “Scout Nouveau” posters gave RIPT a chance to…

We are hiring!

RIPT Apparel is looking for a few highly skilled, motivated and awesome people.  If you think you would be a good fit for any of the following jobs, please apply now! Django/Python Developer – Click here to apply Assistant Screen Printer – Click here to apply Warehouse Assistant – Click here to apply  

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15 Free Fonts That Look Like Chalk

For this weeks Free Font Friday, we thought we’d explore fonts that remind us of summer – those that you might see replicated on a sidewalk or in chalk art. Below you will find 15 free fonts that look like chalk. Feel free to download them to help you design an awesome poster or tee.…

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19 Free Fonts That Look Like A Stamp

For this weeks free font Friday we would we would take a trip back to our childhood. Growing up I remember collecting stamps – yes I am old and a dork – so we thought we would take a trip down memory lane and give you some free fonts to download that look like a…

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What It Might Look Like If Bansky Did Geeky Street Art

We got thinking about what it might look like if the infamous street artist Bansky was a huge geek and started doing street art of some of the most iconic pop-culture icons. For those of you you don’t know who Bansky is: Banksy is a pseudonymous United Kingdom-based graffiti artist, political activist, film director, and…

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Sailor Moon T-shirts and Posters of the Cast of Characters

Check out these Sailor Moon T-shirt and poster designs that just missed the font page today at RIPT. These feature not only Sailor Moon, but the cast of characters from the hit Japanese Manga Series. The series begins with a 14-year-old schoolgirl named Usagi Tsukino befriending Luna, a talking cat who reveals Usagi’s identity as…

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63 Free Beautiful Wedding Fonts To Help You With Your Custom Design

Getting married soon? Will you be designing your own wedding invitations or save the date cards? For this weeks Free Font Friday you will find a list of 63 beautiful free wedding fonts that you can use to make that special day even more memorable. They include free elegant fonts, free wedding calligraphy fonts, free…

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Periodic Table of the Plumber: Mario T-Shirt and Poster Design

Check out this awesome Mario t-shirt and poster design – titled The Periodic Table of Mario. The design by Zarkan is a list of characters and iconic figures from the Mario Brothers series of video games, but designed as a periodic table in the shape of Mario.

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Dragon Art Posters and Tees by @LeBlogDeDonnie

Check out these cool Dragon Ball designs by Donnie that feature some of the most iconic Dragon Ball Characters. These designs are done is a unique sketch-like anime style with a red ball covered with stars representing print number.

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Yoshi and Lakitu T-Shirts and Poster Designs

Inspired by today’s design that features a mashup of the Mario characters Yoshi and Lakitu, we wanted to showcase some of the designs that just missed the front page. Below you will find a few of the Yoshi and Lakitu t-shirts and poster designs from our community. Cleaver Girl Designed by: Coinbox Tees The Green…

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15 Star Trek T-Shirts and Posters For The Trekkie In Us All

Check out these really cool Star Trek t-shirt and poster designs that just missed the front page. All Stark Trek Designed By: Creatiboom Enterprise Girl Designed By: Mikaelak Khaaan Crunch Designed By: BrandonWilhelmART Captain Mal Designed By: LiRoVi Live Long and Prosper Designed By: LiRoVi Beer Me Up Designed By: Crocktees Club Vulcan Designed By:…

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Geeky Duos Series: Heroes Batman and Robin Poster

This is the next geeky duos poster from our geeky duos series. This print features the Heroes from DC Comics – Batman and Robin.

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The 29 Funniest Supernatural Quotes You Won’t Believe They Said

Sometimes we think that shows that are geared towards young adults are clean and free of crazy quotes and sayings – Dean and Sam Winchester from Supernatural, break that idea with some crazy lines in the show. check out this list of 29 of the funniest Supernatural quotes you won’t believe they said. Which is…

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Geeky Duos Series: Hunters Winchester Brothers Poster

This is the next geeky duos poster from our geeky duos series. This print features the Winchester brothers from Supernatural – Sam and Dean.

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25 Inspirational Disney Movie Quotes About Life, Love, and Faith

Disney movies over the years have had a ton of influence on the lives of many people, teaching lessons about life, love, and faith. Growing up I remember watching the old animated Disney movies, which have since evolved into Pixar’s movies that take computer animation to a new level. We wanted to pay homage to…

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Want a Ride from Optimus Prime?

Fan of the Trandformers? Ummm hell yeh! How would you like a ride from one of the most iconic Primes ever? Uber is giving you the chance ahead of the debut of Transformers: Age of Extinction later this month. Uber, a popular ride-sharing service, announced on Monday that it is rolling out an option for…

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22 Awesome Rock Band Logo Fonts

We have all seen rock logos on concert stages, in print, or on a poster or CD cover – but what fonts are used in those kick-ass rock logos. The list below shows 22 rock band logos and the fonts used to create them. You can download them for free to use in your custom…

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Geeky Father’s Day Cards From The Nerd In Us All

We can’t leave all the geeky dads out this year on Father’s Day. So as a follow up to our Geeky Mother’s Day Cards We created some fun and cute geeky cards that you can print out or email to your dad this Father’s Day. These custom illustrated set of different styled cards feature some…

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Geeky Duos Series: Best Mates Shaun of the Dead Poster

This is the next geeky duos poster from our geeky duos series. This print features the best mates from Shaun of the Dead – Shaun and Ed.

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Win a free tee from the RIPT Apparel Graveyard by “loving” your favorite designs

RIPT Apparel is resurrecting 10 tees from the graveyard.  All you have to do to enter is have a registered account at RIPTapparel.com and click the “love” button on your favorite designs in the graveyard. Every time you “love” a design you’re entered to win so spread the love and help breathe some life back…

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Geeky Duos Series: Brothers Mario and Luigi Poster

This is the next geeky duos poster from our geeky duos series. This print features the Brothers from Mario Bros – Mario and Luigi.

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The 12 Best Harry Potter Quotes About Life and Friendship

As with most movies, there are undertones and quotes that teach us about life, love, and friendship – the Harry Potter series is no exception. Below you will find the 12 best Harry Potter quotes about life and friendship. These quotes were hand picked from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone; the Chamber of Secrets;…

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Zelda T-shirt and Poster Designs

Check out these amazing Zelda T-shirt and poster designs from some of the talented artists in the RIPT Apparel design community. Super Link Bros Designed By: Worldcollider Link in Park Designed By: Barefists Castletown Hyrulians Designed By: Hartmasl Link vs Link Designed By: Adho1982 Sword of the Master Designed By: Teeketch The Nightmare on Termina…

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Calvin and Hobbes Parody T-shirt and Poster Designs

Check out some of these amazing Calvin and Hobbes parody t-shirt and poster designs from the RIPT design community, that just missed the front page. Leon and Mathilda Designed by:Justyna Percy and Grover Designed by:Vahlia Gone Fishin 2 Designed by:MightyRain Attack on Calvin Designed by:Crocktees Kal Vin and Zoddes Designed by:Arinesart Life of Calvin Poster…

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Texas Skyline Posters: El Paso, Houston, Austin and Dallas Skylines

Below you will find a set of prints of the skylines of Texas. These city scapes are done in a minimalistic way, set on different colored backgrounds. El Paso Texas Skyline Poster This is a minimalistic poster design of the El Paso Texas skyline. This poster features the tallest building in the city is the…

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The RIPT Album Parody Covers Will Live On

Awesome album cover parodies from the artist community at RIPT Apparel on a variety of products including bluetooth speakers, new print sizes, headphones, coasters, and laptop sleeves. Kingler the Pincer of the Land Rampancy Rage Against the Mystery Machine Enema of the Asylum Arcee in Chains The Smashing Brothers The Rise of Gallifrey My Seasonal…

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Geeky Duos Series: Smugglers Chewbacca and Han Solo Poster

This is the next geeky duos poster from our geeky duos series. This print features the Smugglers from Star Wars – Chewbacca and Han Solo.

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Denver Skyline Minimalistic Poster

This is a minimalistic poster design of the Denver Colorado skyline. The tallest building in Denver is the 56-story Republic Plaza, which rises 728 feet and was completed in 1984. It stands as the 109th-tallest building in the United States, and the tallest building in the state of Colorado. The second-tallest skyscraper in the city…

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Bryan Cranston Hints That Walter White Might Not Be Dead

Bryan Cranston hinted, in an interview with Ashleigh Banfield on CNN, that his character Walter White could still be alive — having possibly survived his bloody gunshot wound. Here’s the Cranston-Banfield interaction in all its glory (skip to the 3:38 mark): What do you think? Will Walter White be back?

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Dragon Ball T-Shirts and Posters

Check out these cool Dragon Ball t-shirts and poster designs from the design community at RIPT Apparel. Attack on Oozaru Designed by: Ddjvigo Out Of This World Designed by: clsantos82 Kakarot Is Coming Designed by: Moysche DBZ Designed by: karlangas Saiyan With Balloon Designed by: Ddjvigo Mortal Kami Designed by: RatiganProductions Saiyans Are Coming Designed…

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Tennessee Skylines: Memphis and Nashville Skyline Posters

Below you will find posters of the skylines of Memphis and Nashville Tennessee. They are done in a minimalistic way to showcase the basic outline of each city scape. Memphis Skyline Poster This is a minimalistic poster design of the Memphis skyline. Nasvhille Skyline Poster This is a minimalistic poster design of the Nashville TN…

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RIPT Apparel’s iOS 7 Superhero App Icons

What if superheroes had iOS7 app icons what would they look like? Check out these app icons from RIPT Apparel, designed for the iPhone’s iOS 7 titled iOSuperheroes. Superheroes include; Superman, captain America, Hulk, Iron Man, Spider-man, wolverine, Batman, Green Lantern, Flash, Thor, Wonder Woman, Punisher, Martian Manhunter, Aquaman, Deadpool, and Mr. Fantastic.

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RIPT Apparel: 25 Doctor Who Quotes About Life and Living

As huge fans of Doctor Who we rarely think of the show from the standpoint that it can and does teach us lessons about life. The 25 Doctor Who Quotes below about life and living, prove that over the last 50 years the great Doctors have taught us more than we know.

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Anchorage Skyline Minimialistic Poster

This is a minimalistic poster design of the Anchorage, Alaska Skyline. Downtown’s architecture substantially defines the Anchorage skyline today. The tallest buildings in Alaska are located here, most notably the Conoco-Phillips Building and the Atwood Building.

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Seattle Skyline Minimalistic Poster

This is a minimalistic poster design of the Seattle, Washington Skyline. The tallest building in Seattle, Washington is the 76-story Columbia Center, which rises 937 feet and was completed in 1985. It is currently the 20th-tallest building in the United States, and the tallest building in the state of Washington. The second-tallest skyscraper in the…

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Star Wars Poster: Boba Fett and Vader All Business

Check out this cool Star Wars poster featuring Boba Fett and Darth Vader is titled All Business. It depicts a normal day on the Death Star where Boba and Vader are casually discussing plans to take over the universe over their morning cup of coffee.

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Pokemon Travel Poster Series By Alice Mongkongllite @little_pxl

We came across these amazing Pokemon Travel Posters (from the poster series by the same name) and felt compelled to share these designs with the RIPT community. These posters are the vision of designer and artist Alice Mongkongllite (Owner/Illustrator at Little Pixel Posters), and represent her take on what the Pokemon lands might look like…

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Winchester Brothers Tee and Poster Designs

Winchester Auto Designed by: TeeKetch El Sol Beer Designed by: Serobriant Sam, Dean and Cas Designed by: Kiki American Hunter Sam Designed by: Matty Rogers Winchesters in Black Designed by: Manuel Peters Castiel Beer Designed by: Nanaleonti Winchester Whiskey Designed by: Konoko479 Demon Hunter Designed by: Arinesart Sons of Winchester Designed by: Konoko479 American Hunter…

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Godzilla Movie Review By The Community At RIPT Apparel Daily Tees

For all you movie buffs, it’s no secret that last Friday the 16th director Gareth Edwards tried to resurrect one of the most iconic movie monsters of all time. He attempted to do it in a way that brought Godzilla to life like no other version before it has – by pitting it against malevolent…

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Steve Jobs Poster – Design Is Not Just What It Looks Like…

This is one of our favorite design quotes by the late, great Steve Jobs – showcased in a cool poster design. Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works. So often we simply look at something and say it’s a good or bad design, but Jobs took…

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The Best X-Men Comics to Read Before Days of Future Past

Of the entire Marvel Universe, nothing quite rivals the sprawling vastness of X-Men comics. While other Marvel heroes are at semi-reasonably contained within specific book titles (Like the Avengers? Try reading Avengers. Like Spider-Man? Try the Amazing Spider-Man), the X-Men and Marvel’s mutants are spread all over the place like organs after Wolverine has a…

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RIPT Records Is Open: Get Your Pop-Culture Parody Album Covers Now

Ever wonder what it would be like if some of your favorite pop-culture icons replaced the images on some of the most iconic album covers of all time? The design community at RIPT Apparel did just that. These designs feature some of the best bands mashed-up with some of the best characters from movies, tv,…

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“RIPT RECORDS” presents 25 Parody Album Cover Designs

Everyone has a favorite band, and maybe even a few favorite albums.  If you really thought about it, you could probably think of at least two dozen iconic album covers that you’ll never forget.  RIPT Apparel worked with their community of talented artists to create some hilarious parodies of some of the world’s most iconic…

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Monsterous Godzilla T-shirts and Poster Designs

With the 2014 remake and reboot of the Gozilla (Kaiju in Japan) film franchise hitting theaters May 16th, 2014, we thought we would reboot, and showcase some of the Godzilla tees and poster designs we’ve received over the years. Big in Japan Yoshizilla Bubzilla Japanese Monster Hello Godzilla Monster King is Coming Yoshizilla 2 Legendary…

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Top 3 Green Arrow Stories

Arrow recently wrapped up its second season on the CW and solidified its place as the best comic book TV show airing (sorry Agents of SHIELD! Better luck next year!). This has a lot of people wondering two things: 1) Have I failed my city? and 2) What are the best Green Arrow stories to…

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Pennsylvania Posters: Philadelphia and Pittsburgh Skylines

Below you will find posters of the beautiful Pennsylvania skylines. These are minimalistic designs of the two major cities; Philadelphia and Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh Poster This is a minimalistic poster design of the Pittsburgh Pennsylvania skyline. Pittsburgh, the second-largest city in Pennsylvania, is home to 135 completed high-rises, 29 of which stand at least 300 feet…

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Portland Skyline Minimalistic Poster

This is a minimalistic poster design of the Portland, Oregon Skyline. The tallest building in Portland is currently the 41-story Wells Fargo Center, which rises 546 feet. The building has been the tallest skyscraper in the State of Oregon since its completion in 1972. The second-tallest building in Portland is the US Bancorp Tower, which…

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3 Guardians of the Galaxy Comic Book Stories To Read Before the Movie

A lot has been made lately of Marvel Studio’s confidence in releasing a Guardians of the Galaxy movie as their next big superhero blockbuster. If you’ve never heard of the Guardians of the Galaxy, you’re certainly not alone. It even took the Nova corps a while. Then again, that seems to be sort of the…