I Hope You Can Eat Every Part Of This Incredible Batman '66 Cake

Yes, right down to the itty-bitty Adam West and Burt Ward. But then again, how do you eat any of this marvellous cakey recreation of the Batcave from the classic Batman '66 TV show? » 1/01/15 10:46am 1/01/15 10:46am

Morbid Cross-Sectional Cake Is a Delicious Anatomy Lesson

This anatomical confection from Conjurer's Kitchen reveals what one of their intricately crafted cakes looks like on the inside. » 7/11/14 7:20am 7/11/14 7:20am

How Bad Would It Be to Eat This Whole Discworld Cake?

I realize that polite society frowns on plunging your hand right into the middle of a cake and then shoveling that cake into your mouth, but sometimes you can't help the impulse. And I JUST WANT TO DEMOLISH THIS WHOLE CAKE. » 6/19/14 9:00pm 6/19/14 9:00pm

Dark Crystal Wedding Cake! Dark Crystal Wedding Cake!

Holy skeksis, this insanely detailed Dark Crystal cake makes me want to throw all other cakes on the ground. Just about every character from the '80s puppet epic is represented in fondant, and the whole thing is balancing on the famous crystal. WONDERFUL! » 3/12/14 8:45am 3/12/14 8:45am

A hundred Tim Burton cakes too creepy to eat

To celebrate the spookiest director's 55th birthday, Cakenweenie has collaborated with 100 different culinary artists to build a giant blog of Burton Cakes. They're crazy clever. Here are a few of our favorites! » 9/09/13 8:55am 9/09/13 8:55am

Creepy wedding cake is adorned with realistic chocolate animal skulls

Annabel de Vetten of Conjurer's Kitchen really puts the death in "Til death do us part" with this morbid wedding confection. Instead of flowers and flourishes, her latest wedding cakes are decorated with chocolate animal skulls. » 3/23/13 4:00pm 3/23/13 4:00pm

Tigger is Eleven and Piglet plays a Dalek in this adorable Doctor Pooh…

The Doctor has stripes now. Stripes are cool. Likely inspired by this Tigger in the Tardis tee, the confectionary wizards at Nerdache Cakes devised this darling sugary treat. It's Piglet's homespun Dalek outfit that really sells the sweetness, though. » 11/18/12 11:30am 11/18/12 11:30am

The sweetest model of Minas Tirith is made of cake and icing

The cake knife that was broken shall return to Minas Tirith. The Cake Geek of Valrico, Florida, made this amazing wedding cake replica of the fortified city from Lord of the Rings. It's almost a pity that it fell to the siege of hungry wedding guests. » 11/10/12 8:00am 11/10/12 8:00am

This 500-pound Darth Vader cake could feed the entire Death Star

Have you ever wondered what Darth Vader would look like if he hailed from Candyland? After building a 300-pound, Imperial-stormtrooper-shaped pastry earlier this year, the bakers at Amanda Oakleaf Cakes upped the ante and recreated Anakin Skywalker out of gâteau. This Sith dessert was served last weekend at the 501st… » 8/28/12 12:35pm 8/28/12 12:35pm

This Alien versus Predator wedding cake is disturbingly adorable

It seems like the Predator is making up with everybody nowadays — this pastry only confirms it. A baker named Tracey at The Little Cherry Cake Company in Rossendale, England has sculpted this monstrous gâteau. Behold — in frosting — two of cinema's foremost extraterrestrial monsters making romantic amends. It's too… » 6/12/12 9:55am 6/12/12 9:55am

If H.R. Giger were a pastry chef, his cakes might look something like…

For his Cakeland project, Oakland sculptor Scott Hove takes cues from both the animal kingdom and the modern kitchen. He gives flamboyant gâteaus teeth, jaws, and imposing frosting spikes. If someone decided to reboot Alien on Planet Candyland, Hove's work would be a good place to start. » 5/28/12 4:00pm 5/28/12 4:00pm

This Tim Burton zoetrope cake is way too nifty to eat

Here's a pastry that has too much technical merit to be so callously consumed. Confectionary sculptor Alexandre Dubosc has created this edible zoetrope as a tribute to the oeuvre of Tim Burton. Watch as monster eyeballs morph into Jack Skellington and Batman's insignia. If all cakes were this aesthetically thrilling,… » 5/25/12 7:05am 5/25/12 7:05am

How to bake an insane cake based on the geologic time scale

This geologic time spiral cake — which was baked by a group of geologists at Oxford University — took 32 eggs, 3 kg of marzipan, 7 people, 30 hours of labor, and several billion years of evolution. Watch how they constructed it in the above how-to guide. That K-T boundary looks scrumptious. » 1/04/12 7:45am 1/04/12 7:45am

There is nothing better than the unicorn-riding rainbow zombie cake

Rainbows, zombies, a piranha plant, robots, skulls lightning bolts, let's just say Awesome Cake is awesome. Hey, Ace of Cakes — you just got served! » 1/26/11 3:28pm 1/26/11 3:28pm

The best Lost memes, videos, t-shirts, fan art, and more

While waiting for Lost's final mindfrak this Sunday, spend some time looking at all the brilliant artwork, videos, and photoshopperie this epic show inspired. Check out our massive round-up. » 5/21/10 7:00pm 5/21/10 7:00pm

Apocalypse Cakes Taste Like The End Of The World

Looking for the right bundt for The Rapture? The perfect pie for global pandemics? You just might find your recipe at Apocalypse Cakes, quite possibly the internet's only doomsday-themed pastry blog. » 3/09/10 12:00pm 3/09/10 12:00pm

Nerdiest Wedding Cake Toppers We Adore

It's wedding season again. Lovers, don't be fooled into using the boring old cake-toppers of yesterday. Get some science fiction icons, like Stargate heroes, or zombies, on your wedding cake and do it with style. » 6/24/09 5:15pm 6/24/09 5:15pm