While he may be best known for warding off zombies with skull piercing “Brain Slicer” arrowheads or prepping for lethal milk and cookies with his Oreo Separation Pump Gun, Jörg Sprave of The Slingshot Channel just might have created his most ingenious mechanized weapon device yet.

With an iPhone attached as an augmented reality viewfinder, Sprave’s latest build takes aim at Pokémon Go in the form of The Pikachu Hunter Pumpgun.

“Monsters everywhere, I’m told.”

While players of Pokémon Go are expected to use their fingers to “flick” Poké Ball to “catch ’em all”, Sprave instead opts for a double-barrel pump gun that launches the real things at unsuspecting cartoon monsters:

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Frankly, we think Sprave’s version is way better.


Simon is a Brooklyn-based industrial designer and Managing Editor of EVD Media. When he finds the time to design, his focus is on helping startups develop branding and design solutions to realize their product design vision. In addition to his work at Nike and various other clients, he is the main reason anything gets done at EvD Media. He once wrestled an Alaskan alligator buzzard to the ground with his bare hands… to rescue Josh.