Craft Your Very Own Time Travel Adventures with This ‘Back To The Future’ Flux Capacitor!
Alright, all you time-travel enthusiasts and Back to the Future fanatics, have we got some electrifying news for you! Picture this: you, yes you, could soon have the power to hop through time just like Marty McFly and Doc Brown. How, you ask? Well, hold onto your DeLoreans because Factory Entertainment has conjured up a limited edition Back to the Future flux capacitor replica that’s making waves in the geek world faster than you can say “1.21 gigawatts”!
Let’s dive into the juicy details of this time-twisting marvel. Factory Entertainment is pulling out all the stops with this 1:1 scale replica of the iconic flux capacitor. Whether you’re a standard model enthusiast or a hardcore collector aiming to secure a signature edition, they’ve got you covered.
The buzz started at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con where the veil was lifted on this sensational piece of cinematic history. Factory Entertainment has meticulously recreated the flux capacitor, ensuring every intricate detail is on point. We’re talking complex mechanisms that’ll make your inner gearhead swoon and embossing tape labels that add that touch of authenticity. Tommy Vargas, the mastermind behind Factory Entertainment’s flux capacitor project, spilled the cosmic beans, saying they had some top-notch resources and assets from Universal Studios and the brainiacs who restored the original DeLorean. This collaboration allowed them to capture every specific detail that would make even Doc Brown proud.
But wait, there’s more! The replica is a feast for the senses, with lights and sounds that are so screen-accurate, you might just find yourself checking for time-traveling residue. And for those who can’t get enough of the nitty-gritty, there’s a numbered plaque, a prop story booklet to keep the backstory alive, and a remote control that’s as slick as the DeLorean itself.
Now, let’s talk about these two tempting editions. First up, we have the standard model that’s going for $1199.00. A steal for something that could potentially transport you through time, right? But if you’re feeling extra fancy, consider the signature edition at $1499.00. What makes it special, you ask? Well, hold onto your flux capacitors because this one comes with a plaque personally signed by none other than Christopher Lloyd, the time-bending genius himself. That’s right, your collection could hold a piece of history that has been touched by the man who brought Doc Brown to life.
Before we get too carried away with visions of time travel, let’s give a quick refresher on what the flux capacitor is all about. Built by the eccentric Doc Brown, powered by stolen plutonium (that’s a story for another time), and nestled snugly in a DeLorean, this gizmo is the key to zipping through the ages. It’s the reason Marty McFly got to hang out with his parents when they were his age (talk about a mind-bending family reunion). Remember that intense quest for 1.21 gigawatts of power? Yeah, that was to make sure this baby could do its magic. And magic it was, as Marty managed to harness lightning to power the flux capacitor, setting off a wild series of time-hopping adventures.
Oh, and did we mention the future-proof upgrade? In Back to the Future Part II, Doc Brown went all out and fitted the flux capacitor with a “Mr. Fusion,” turning it into a trash-chomping, time-hopping wonder. Yes, you read that right – your garbage could fuel a time machine! Imagine telling that to your eco-conscious pals.
Let’s give credit where credit’s due. Directed by Robert Zemeckis and penned by Zemeckis and Bob Gale, Back to the Future struck gold upon its release in 1985, becoming a cultural phenomenon that still has us humming the iconic theme tune. With over $380 million in box office earnings and the status of the highest-grossing film of its year, it’s safe to say that audiences were hooked on the McFly-Brown time-travel cocktail.
And though we might secretly wish for a fresh installment, the minds behind the magic, Zemeckis and Gale, are content with leaving the trilogy untouched. But fret not, time-travel aficionados, you can still relive the glory with this incredible flux capacitor replica.
Ready to take the leap into the past (or the future)? Both editions of the flux capacitor replica are up for pre-order on Factory Entertainment’s website. So buckle up, sci-fi lovers, and get ready to embrace the magic of time travel – well, almost. And as we anxiously wait to see if this replica might just unlock the secrets of the universe, don’t forget to check out FilmSweep for the latest updates. And while you’re at it, catch an exclusive interview with the legend himself, Christopher Lloyd, and his co-star Lea Thompson. It’s time to rev up those DeLoreans and get ready for a journey that’s out of this world!