What started as an April Fool’s joke in 2012 has now become a real ThinkGeek product, the Technomancer Digital Wizard Hoodie. The magical hoodie enables wearers to cast nine different spells with light and sound effects using hand movements. It’s available to purchase online at ThinkGeek.
Wild Mage. Wizard. Sorcerer. Illusionist. Enchanter. Invoker. Necromancer. There are so many words to describe people who wield magical powers. We have one word: badass. Let’s look at your average adventuring party: The fighter swings her greatsword, cleaving through two orcs. Sweet. The rogue pops out of the shadows, backstabbing the hobgoblin. Nice! The ranger fires an arrow through the throat of The Bandit King, right in the middle of his monologue. Love it. The cleric is adept with both a mace and a bandage. Phew! But the wizard sets entire battlefields on fire before lunch.
Here’s how it works:
And this is the original 2012 April Fool’s video:
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