How the Military Will Be Revolutionized By Laser Weaponry
​Silent, searing hot, and moving at the speed of light, today's military lasers will change how tomorrow's wars are fought.
Raygun
A raygun is a type of fictional directed-energy weapon. They have various alternate names: ray gun, death ray, beam gun, blaster, laser gun, phaser, zap gun etc. They are a well-known feature of scien...
Weapons in science fiction
Strange and exotic weapons are a recurring theme in science fiction. In some cases, weapons first introduced in science fiction have now been made a reality. Other science fiction weapons remain purel...
How the Military Will Be Revolutionized By Laser Weaponry
​Silent, searing hot, and moving at the speed of light, today's military lasers will change how tomorrow's wars are fought.
Holy Hand Grenade of Antioch
The Killer Rabbit of Caerbannog is a fictional character in the Monty Python film Monty Python and the Holy Grail. It is the antagonist in a major setpiece battle, and makes a similar appearance in Sp...
Green Goblin
The Green Goblin is the alias of several supervillains that appear in comic books published by Marvel Comics. The first and most high-profile incarnation is Norman Osborn, who was created by Stan Lee ...
ZZ Gundam
The MSZ-010 ΖΖ Gundam (pronounced Double Zeta (ダブルゼータ, Daburu Zēta)), designed by Makoto Kobayashi, is a fictional weapon from the Universal Century timeline of the anime Gundam metaseries. It...
Power-up
In video games, power-ups are objects that instantly benefit or add extra abilities to the game character as a game mechanic. This is in contrast to an item, which may or may not have a benefit and ca...
Orbital Defence Initiative
Predator Cities is the title of a tetralogy, sometimes called the Predator Cities Quartet, consisting of four novels, Mortal Engines (2001), Predator's Gold (2003), Infernal Devices (2005), and A Dark...
Crocea Mors
Crocea Mors (Latin for "Yellow Death") was the name given to Julius Caesar's sword, according to the legends presented by Geoffrey of Monmouth. In Middle Welsh versions, it is called Angau Coch ("Red ...
Safeguard (Transformers)
Safeguard is the name of several fictional characters in the various Transformers universes.
Safeguard appeared as one of the Mini-Cons in the PS2 Transformers: Armada video game.
Power ring (DC Comics)
A power ring is an object featured in comic book titles published by DC Comics. It first appeared in All-American Comics #16 (July 1940).
The first appearance of a power ring was in All-American C...
Gravity gun
A gravity gun is a type of device in video games, particularly first-person shooters using an advanced physics engine, whereby players can directly manipulate objects in the world, often allowing them...
Larfleeze
Agent Orange (alias Larfleeze, real name unknown; Hal Jordan refers to him at first as "Gonzo" because he vaguely resembles the Muppet of the same name) is a fictional comic book supervillain appearin...
Death Star
The Death Star is a fictional spacecraft and superweapon appearing in the Star Wars science-fiction franchise created by George Lucas. It is capable of destroying an entire planet with its powerful su...
Durin
Durin is the name of seven Kings of Dwarves in J. R. R. Tolkien's legendarium. They were held by the Dwarves to be the reincarnations of the first one, Durin the Deathless, resembling him in appearanc...
List of Middle-earth weapons and armour
Weapons and armour of Middle-earth are found in J. R. R. Tolkien's Middle-earth fantasy writings, such as The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings and The Silmarillion. Wars and battles are featured in much...
Captain America's shield
Captain America's shield is a fictional item, the primary defensive and offensive piece of equipment used by the Marvel Comics superhero Captain America; he is seldom seen without it. Over the years, ...
Death ray
The death ray or death beam was a theoretical particle beam or electromagnetic weapon of the 1920s through the 1930s that was claimed to have been invented independently by Guglielmo Marconi, Nikola ...
Particle-beam weapon
A particle-beam weapon uses a high-energy beam of atomic or subatomic particles to damage the target by disrupting its atomic and/or molecular structure. A particle-beam weapon is a type of directed-e...
List of planet killers
In science fiction, a planet killer, planet buster, or similar variations on that meaning, is a fictional object or device capable of either destroying an entire planet or otherwise rendering it uninh...
Weapons in Star Trek
The Star Trek fictional universe contains a variety of weapons, ranging from missiles (the classic photon torpedo) to melee (primarily used by the Klingons, a race of aliens in the Star Trek universe)...