Last Updated: September 4th, 2012

About a month ago, I reviewed a unique backpack called Solid Gray. It isn't a typical backpack by any standards - it's a unique hardshell pack made of a solid piece of extremely durable polypropylene plastic. Its eye-catching, futuristic design makes it one of a kind, and the overall layout is well thought-out given the nature of the bag.


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Now, it's your chance to grab this unique carry-all for absolutely nothing, because thanks to the awesome guys at Solid Gray, we have one to give away.

How to Enter

The contest is now over. Here is the winner, chosen by Solid Gray:

  • Clint P.

And this is his winning comment:

"This is exactly what I've been looking for. I'm leaving for Mars in November. I've been shopping everywhere for a backpack to fit in with the other chimps on board. You wouldn't believe how hard it is to find a backpack designed for a trip to space."

Congratulations - you will be contacted for your information in the near future!

Everyone else - keep participating and stay tuned to Android Police so that you don't miss our upcoming giveaway announcements. You can follow AP on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, and RSS.

For everyone else, you can buy Solid Gray right here.

As always, this is the easiest part. All you need to do is leave a comment down below telling us one amusing, clever, funny, witty, or otherwise well thought-out reason you want the Solid Gray. Entries like "I want one because it looks cool!!!11!!oneone" will immediately be disqualified, because there's nothing thought-out about that.

This giveaway is open globally.

The giveaway begins now and will run until Tuesday, August 28 at 11:59 PM PT. At that time, we'll read through the comments and pick our favorite.

If you read a comment that you think deserves to win, go ahead an upvote it - we'll definitely take that into consideration as well.
Cameron Summerson
Cameron is a self-made geek, Android enthusiast, horror movie fanatic, musician, and cyclist. When he's not pounding keys here at AP, you can find him spending time with his wife and kids, plucking away on the 6-string, spinning on the streets, or watching The Texas Chainsaw Massacre on repeat.

  • http://www.facebook.com/d3FytH3m1Nd Jinghuang Lim

    With this, all potential robbers would think twice!

  • Sean Shanahan

    I need it for the torso of my personal robot assistant.

  • Josh Rice

    I'll paint it green and it'll perfectly compliment my TMNT costume I'm planning this year!

  • fixxmyhead

    this thing is pretty lame even for free. who in there right mind would sport this turtle shell backpack?

  • Jeremy Wunders

    I can't think of a better backpack for the zombie Apocalypse than one that happens to turn me into a ninja turtle.

  • http://twitter.com/qlr Quint

    Where's the tortoise?

  • David Perales

    because it will get me one step closer to creating a master chief suit!

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Vince-Au/1834195171 Vince Au

    nice one, thank you

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Temitope-Ogungbadero/611003167 Temitope Ogungbadero

    I'm going to build it legs, and it will follow me around like a pet. It will also get a stun gun in case someone tries to steal it. I'll name it Reginald.

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Brandon-Gier/590270856 Brandon Gier

    Well, primarily because it would make a really nice shell for my albino Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles costume.

  • David Keith

    As soon as I saw this I imagined painting the outside to look like a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle. I have the Halloween costume from when i was like 10, but the clothe "back/shell" is lame,

    Granted I am not sure my costume from when I was 10 will still fit, you never know!

  • ryan

    I would like to have it because I ride a scooter and this backpack might help me slide if I ever fall off.

  • Keenan Antonini

    I have a storm trooper outfit that I use the odd halloween along with various CFL football games, just to stand out and this thing could definitly replace my existing back piece and with some customization I am seriously thinking it would be possible to install a mini-keg on one side and a CO2 tank on the other side...along with some minor cooling adjustments I can turn this thing in to a portable keg and it will look great too...will keep my cool on those hot summer football game days!

  • Zach Cooper

    Because life wouldn't be complete without the weird kid on campus riding a longboard with a stormtrooper backpack. Just saying.

  • http://thekonietzkystrain.tumblr.com/ NeuroMan42

    If I had this I could be Archer... or at least look like a time traveler.

  • http://www.facebook.com/lsanchez90 Luis Sanchez

    i ve always wanted to be a ninja turtle!

  • http://twitter.com/KingPinX KingPin

    cocoon mode activate! this is where im going to store my homemade ironman suite.

  • Alex

    To paint it green and be a Ninja Turtle for Halloween.

  • Sxeptomaniac

    I think my wife might strain something rolling her eyes at me if I were to win this one.

    I thought about the Ninja Turtle paint job, but realized that if you paint it flat black, it looks like something Batman would use (The Nolan/Bale one, obviously, there's thankfully no neon and black lights on it, so it's obviously not Schumacher's version, and too boxy/futuristic-looking for Burton's).

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Vladimir-Griga/100002164648011 Vladimir Griga

    Just going to college this year. This would serve as a great backpack. Love your giveaways, Android Police !

  • http://www.facebook.com/MorrisSEX Javier Cárdenas

    You got it: paint it green and turn yourself into a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle!

    • http://www.facebook.com/MorrisSEX Javier Cárdenas

      Or you could paint it like a Koopa Troopa!

  • Alexandro Garcia

    That looks like Master Roshi's turtle shell.. i want it

  • Noah

    So I can put my Asus Slider in it and play Jetpack Joyride in real life.

  • EzEp

    I am a soon-to-be police officer and what would make me look more cool than this backpack? nothing... I almost HAVE to have it. Its for the protection of the public after all. THINK OF THE CHILDREN!

  • Daniel

    I commute on my bike every single day, and it would be really awesome if my devices had some protection :-) basically, so I can throw it at cars that almost kill me without breaking my tablet.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1745689461 Hal Motley

    What about respraying it and pretending it's part of a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle costume.

  • Sheldon H

    I'd slap a couple logos on that thing and advertise my geekness. Android, AP, Solid Gray to name a few.

  • Jon Helsel

    I want to paint it to look like a turtle shell... then I can be a true ninja turtle!

  • Ryan Stuckmaier

    To be completely honest I will probably paint it like a turtle shell and try to mount bo sticks to it.

  • acivick

    I could use it to fend off the giant zombie rats in the subway when I go to NYC. Serious, I think I need this bite checked out, it looks infected.

  • http://www.facebook.com/rinalds.egle Rinalds Egle

    Perfect match for my everyday commuting with motorcycle! :)

  • Eric Garcia

    I need a shell to complete my Michel Angelo (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle) outfit.

  • http://twitter.com/deontologician Josh Kuhn

    I want one to protect my gadgets from the hurricane that is going to hit us in a few days.

  • Muzafar Umarov

    I need that so I can carry my eggs in that shell with extra protection.

  • Ryan Stewart

    I would like it because it appears to be more durable/stout than a standard cloth bag. This would be good for the bike. If i were to eat it there might be some hope that the electronics and lunchables inside might not be smashed to oblivion.

  • http://www.facebook.com/troop.threeninetwo Troop Threeninetwo

    I would look so cool biking to work with this bad boy on my back!!!

  • Tim Peyton

    I think it'd be an awesome accessory for a MegaMan costume.

  • https://twitter.com/SoFloEasycore SoFloEasycore

    I'd love to win one, so that if I drown while wearing it, I might be mistaken as the Sydney Opera House.

  • Scott

    I like turtles.

    • chey023

      haha, I read it in his voice.

  • Kip

    I want that thing so that I can accessorize my closest. You see, right now my closest is full of useful items such as my work clothes and snowboarding equipment. What it really needs is junk and what better to start that collection with than a ugly backpack that will drive the ladies away. She spends the night, of course enjoys herself in bed, in the morning takes one look in the closest and boom she's out like a frivolous lawsuit.

  • christoph411

    For some strange reason I keep on thinking this backpack looks like some crazy scary snail robot from the future or something... I'm afraid I would wake up in the middle of the night and see the backpack scurrying across the floor or running up a wall or something haha! Thanks Android Police and Solid Gray.

  • RenatoFontesTapia
  • http://www.facebook.com/cavkic Adnan Cavkic

    When i first saw it i thought: helluva Teenage Mutant Ninja Shell! ^^

  • http://www.facebook.com/italyguy Michael Oberhausen

    If i had one of these I could skid on the ground using my back like the Ninja Turtles!

  • Joshu

    They told me I could be anything I wanted. So I became a turtle.

  • http://twitter.com/AlcatrazKing AlcatrazKing

    Hmm, now I have always wanted to look like a white turtle. This backpack might just give that to me, Mhahaha!

  • Carlos Berumen

    I need this backpack!! my childhood dream was to be called "teenage-apple-geeky-turtle"! aaaand that was before TMNT existed, before apple was popular and before geeks were the new cool!!! GIMME
    GIMME !!!!!!

  • NightSider

    I saw a picture of this backpack yesterday and I immediately thought that its great looking thing but it will never see the day of light because its so futuristic. And now you I see one here...it would be so great to have this one, because I could paint it and not only it will be one of a kind looking on its own it would really be one of a kind :)

  • Leon

    I want to build stuff inside!
    Developing for android hardly justifies any need for huge hardware, but as I'm studying media and fine art I'll go further.

    I have no specific Idea, but some of these would get in there for sure:
    Battery (probably lead, i neeed a bag for that :), Antenna/Router (Hotspot), Raspberry-Pi mini ARM Computer (maybe with android :), LED-Beamer, Amp/Speakers (embedded!? my current amp: http://screencast.com/t/O0BA5sx7q5Tq ).

    Fun to have with it (just a few Ideas that come up right now):
    - shell + amplifier for an electronical instrument (e.g. this thing I build, which definitely needs a pretty shell http://interface.khm.de/index.php/teaching/works/mimicry-physics-slider-prototype-1-0/ )
    - recording people in public spaces and amplify them with a slight delay (I'm currently developing an android App that will fit in here.)
    - party
    - maybe i can mod it into an RC-boat (:

    [insert flattering comment about androidpolice and a gushy complimentary close],

    tl;dr: embed electronics for funky art'n stuff

  • andrew zavala

    yo quiero solid gray!

  • trumpet444

    I'd def paint that thing to look like a rupee from a Link/Zelda game. It already sort of has the shape

  • http://www.geekchoice.com Dagmar Schneitz

    That looks like a backpack only a doomsday preparer could love.

  • td0s

    I'm a giant snail and I'm looking for a new apartment, I think this looks like just the thing

  • Derik Taylor

    I would want one so the next time my friend Jose comes up behind me and bear hugs me I won't have to worry about my laptop getting crushed to death! :O

  • Adam92Wilkins

    Step One: Win backpack
    Step Two: Paint backpack to look like turtle shell
    Step Three: Wear a headband and a green spandex suit
    Step Four: Attack pizza delivery people screaming the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle theme song
    Step Five: Profit?

    • Brett Burns

      No one is going to beat this comment.

      • Barrie McNaught

        Agreed, I was going to make a similar comment till I found this

        • http://www.facebook.com/nyczducky Albert Kim

          Son of a..... I was going to say just this.

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    • fixxmyhead

      no, none of this "profit????" im sick and tired of that

      its step 1-4 only. what is this "profit??" anyways

      • http://www.facebook.com/adam.szopa Adam Szopa

        South Park, man.

        • fixxmyhead

          got it. hate that show.

    • Rebecca Faber

      exactly what I was thinking.

  • Me

    ping (can't find my lengthy comment and test another one...)

    • Me

      my bad...

  • KreeTerry

    I need one to start my transformation into a turtle.

  • H3xTo

    I want it so I can get delayed by airport security

  • Rock Steady

    I would hack it to make it my war drive/walk kit for wireless audits. Also rig up my wireless audio distribution kit for audio/video/data distribution on the go. All of this done on Android powered devices. No Microsoft or Apple allowed. Then I'd send you guys the write up to post it! :)

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Ajay-Jose-Appaden/524880909 Ajay Jose Appaden

    I could seriously use a backpack like the Solid gray coz I travel a lot and I really cannot go anywhere without my Lappy: a 17 inch beauty that Ive modded a bit here and there and intend to do more. This will seriously help me in keeping it safe while en route, as she really is dearer to me than anything else.

  • Tyler D’Ambrosio

    i'd like it because it will be a great place to store a baby until needing it later

  • http://www.facebook.com/probableigh Leigh Andrews

    I want the Solid Grey backpack as I am quite accident prone and starting (accidental) fires. That shell looks perfect for scooping water out of local duck ponds to quench the flames of fury! Also handy for making sand castles! :D

  • Alonzo Davalos

    My nephew totally needs this for his ninja turtle costume!

  • will

    so i can turn into a ninja turtle

  • Keyan X

    Does it no one remember Master Roshi from DBZ? Cmon hehehe :-)

  • Mousey

    I want the solid gray becaise my electronics have a vendetta against hard floors

  • Jerry Runion

    I could find many purposes for this.... :)

  • Tony Le

    The TSA will have a field day with this one.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=628187306 Chris Todd LeBel

    I would like a new house for my cat

  • SF_Steven

    That looks like the PERFECT way to take my kid on a road trip.

  • meowmixman

    If I had this, I can go on far away adventures to battle evil. Armed with a hardened backpack and GNex forged from the android gods, I can vanquish all of my enemies.
    Its a cool backpack

  • Ryan McFadden

    It will make me look like a ninja turtle!

  • Ryan Schafer

    Looks the right size to stick my 3 year old in to smuggle on a plane so i don't need to buy an extra ticket. The hardshell will keep her from bruising like last time :-)

  • http://twitter.com/Pieraziel Pierangelo Carozza

    I will put a weyland-yutani logo on it and i will pretend i'm a colonial marine. That's why i want it!

  • http://twitter.com/tech_engineer Tech Engineer

    I want it to be able to go around to work area with my laptop :)

  • Dennis Sinclair Sr.

    I own/drive one of these: http://www.yamaha-motor.com/sport/products/modelgallerylib/180/1/0/gallery.aspx, a Yamaha FJR1300. The awesome Solid Gray backpack would match the lines of the bike very well, and also provide an aerodynamic profile when I am hauling butt down the road.

    In addition to the above features, I believe the angles of the pack would help to deflect bullets in the event I need to flee from international terrorists and/or the mob. I will not get into why this might be an issue here....let's just say I like to be prepared!

  • http://www.facebook.com/JosephSoultatos Joseph Soultatos

    I can dress up as a robot and wear the backpack. Really confuse people

  • http://twitter.com/dljordaneku Darrell Jordan

    Cool. I always wanted an iPad smasher!

  • Kent

    People are always sticking 'kick me' notes on my back, I need it for protection!

  • Guillermo

    I simply want a sturdy bag to start college with

  • Greg Allen

    I'd use it snorkeling. It would act as a flotation device and I could store some grub in there and when I got hungry I could stop mid snorkel and have a snack!

  • http://twitter.com/blackadderboy Andy Fraser

    I want it to house a battery big enough to run my nexus for a weekend!

  • http://www.facebook.com/madboy13 Abhishek Pandey

    starwars dream come true *_*

  • Todor Velichkov

    I'll put beers in it while camping

  • frank

    I want one because I've always wanted to be a ninja turtle

  • Kernschatten

    I think it would go nice with my Clone Trooper armor.

  • Stuart

    Well, I've just adopted this sea turtle, let's call him Crush as that's his name, who unfortunately has become homeless as he has no shell, he feels quite uncomfortable swimming around the local pool naled. I am also thinking that if I win this, I could have a spin off of Finding Nemo with Crush as the star in an adventure of finding a new home...the Solid Gray.

  • Kris

    Perfect piece to complete my Star Wars Trooper kit that I have on right now (well at least in my head)...LOL

  • ronnie

    Floatation device for the goods inside

  • http://www.facebook.com/xD.HeartlessRomantic.xD Nico Aguila

    since it's tough, for sure i can use it as a shield like how captain america does it. i can also use it as a weapon for self defense. freedom!!!

  • http://twitter.com/homncruse Aaron Burke

    Once upon a time, a child -- let's call him Bobby, because that was his name -- was born to two ordinary parents. Bobby was a completely ordinary child except for one teeny-tiny, itty-bitty, small little detail: the child was born with no skin on his backside.

    Bobby grew up with an exposed spine. Other children at school made fun of him and frequently poked at his vertebrae with sticks, pencils, and just about anything else they could find that was moderately sharp and pointed. If you've never had your nerve endings exposed like poor, skinless Bobby, imagine how it feels when you hit your "funny bone" and part of your arm goes numb, except instead of going numb, it's like taking a bath in burning hot magma. It isn't very pleasant, and certainly not funny. Not to Bobby.

    Bobby's parents felt terrible for their role in Bobby's abominable existence. They couldn't help but feel that it was somehow their fault, that maybe the sexual intercourse that led to Bobby's conception shouldn't have taken place on top of a large pile vegetable peelers. It didn't matter who was on top. Bobby's backside was peeled like the potatoes the peelers were used on just moments later. Karmic justice, perhaps. Of course, their indiscretion was exposed - how they never noticed the film crew and the growing crowd of restaurant patrons who oddly no longer had any appetite for the restaurant's food is almost as big of a mystery as Bobby's genetic mishap. Love really is blind.

    Bobby's parents were fired, and their dream careers as Olympian vegetable peelers was ruined. They trained all their lives to be world-class vegetable peelers, hoping one day to win the gold medal for the highly-competitive, highly-skilled Olympian sport of vegetable peeling. Nobody would hire them after their wild night of fetishistic passion. No trainer would train them. They survived the term of Bobby's pregnancy with nothing to eat except the discarded vegetable peels of their former colleagues.

    Bobby is an young man now, and to say his life has been difficult is like saying a glass of water is wet. His parents don't have the money for the experimental surgery required to make Bobby whole. Even if they did, the side effects of such surgery may include headache, nausea, heartburn, depression, insomnia, diarrhea, sensitivity to light, schizophrenia, and spontaneous human combustion.

    Bobby's spine needs protection. This backpack is ideal for protecting his exposed spine. It's either this, or a fundraising effort on Kickstarter or Indiegogo.

    Please, think of Bobby.

    • http://twitter.com/homncruse Aaron Burke

      Because it's a FAQ: How do I know Bobby?


  • http://www.facebook.com/dustindwaynew Dustin Dwayne Wann

    I can use it store my computer plus my zombie apocalypse survival tools, a decent amount of Slim Jim's just in case I get hungry, plus my phaser just in case machines become self aware and begin a revolt. Plus it will keep it all safe. Yeah , I definitely need it.

  • poncho

    I've been looking for a worthy backpack of my awesomes laptop for a while and a minimalist, pixelated, new aesthetic turtle shell is the only thing that will suffice.

  • Miles Mabry

    If I win it, I intend to wear colored bandanas and maybe spray paint it brown... :)

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=739332592 Joe Bertolino

    I ride my bike to work everyday and I also work in IT. I'm constantly carrying all sorts of electronics in my cloth backpack. I NEED the Solid Grey.

  • Adolfo Nava

    create the most realistic ninja turtle shell out of it, and go out and try to get a job delivering pizzas

  • Randy Bihlmayer

    My son needs a Ninja Turtle Shell Backpack for Christmas. This would be so awesome. He could
    fight underage crime in school every day and go out as Michelangelo for Halloween!

  • Thomas Kefalas

    Looks like a cross between a Baby Bjorn and a turtle shell...maybe put a pair of Sai, nunchucks, swords and collapsible BO staff inside

  • Tyler Kenepp

    I'll finally be able to say "Why yes, I do carry the future upon my back, its a burden, but its mine. And I'll look darn good as I do it."

  • Brett Burns

    I always wanted to be a ninja turtle.

  • http://www.facebook.com/rob.watkins.7 Rob Watkins

    I would enjoy winning this pack because it looks like it would hold up well during fast-paced hiking. Normally I'm worried about tearing my pack on something, or getting caught on the fabric. With a solid, hard-shell pack like this, I wouldn't have that worry, nor would I end up tearing my pack multiple times per year. As long as it doesn't weigh much, it could be a great pack for a three or four day hike.

  • casillas94

    So the thought of being able to tackle someone with my backpack just makes me smile so much inside. Plus if I win this I would not be mad at you, like at all. =)

  • Aaron Nieves

    I found a very large shell-less turte that this would be perfect for

  • http://meatcastle.com/ Youre My Boy Bloo

    I need this so I can fall on my back and get stuck like a turtle.

  • martinlink

    I live in a country where it is snowy 80% of the year. Also, this part of Europe is rather abundant in hills. My daily commute to university consists of going down (and up) a lot of these terrain elements. I can manage the climbing-up part on my own, but just imagine how AWESOME it would be to sleigh down on one of these, then after I've reached the summit, just put it on my back and be on my merry way again!

    I'd slap a custom paint job on it and polish it for extra slippery-ness. My schoolday would be the coolest ever with the Solid Gray on my back.

    Thanks for reading and I really hope I win!

  • drummerboyforlife

    I'd look like a total boss on campus... and by boss I mean android... and by android I mean robot. Futuristic backpacks ftw..

  • McLean Riley

    Because Ninja Turtles!

  • http://www.facebook.com/briandshipley Brian Shipley

    I need a backpack that looks like a futuristic six pack holder!

  • http://twitter.com/psych2L Joseph Lee

    I need one because they said I could be anything, and I want to be a turtle. Seriously I'd cover each panel with a nfc sticker and be some sort of media god, the ladies would tap that all day long ;)

  • Sanat Puri

    Perfect home for Forever Alone guy!!!

  • http://twitter.com/pjwarner Paul J Warner

    I want one because, after I win it and paint it green, I'll be all the rage at my next Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Meetup.

  • Collin

    So that I can put turtles inside the backpack and carry them around

  • Miggiddymatt

    I need this to complete my teenage mutant ninja turtles outfit. I'm going to go as mattalangelo.

  • bedwa

    This would be part one for my Spacesuit for Halloween. Ignore the fact that I'm 31.

  • http://www.facebook.com/sllui Lawrence Lui

    I've always dreamt to be a Ninja Turtle. This is the closest I can get.

  • Pedro Rodriguez

    Hilarity at airport security!

  • http://www.facebook.com/Bozzinator Albert Tony Boswell

    This is something that I want to carry important documents in, hard drives, books for school, oh yea and I WANNA BE A TURTLE!!!

  • Tom

    I want this backpack because it looks like it can provide me a shelter in case of a nuclear holocaust. I'm from Israel, nuclear holocaust is imminent.

  • http://www.facebook.com/rivapalacio Rudy Rivapalacio

    i want one cause the aliens are coming. they'll invade and begin to wipe out the indigenous species wearing their colorful backpacks. we the, the Solid Gray, will go unnoticed. we will mount the rebellion.

    Cybermen and Daleks are going down and this backpack is the beginning. #Dr.WhoApproved

  • http://www.facebook.com/djben75 Ben Wolfe

    I would like to add some variety to my wardrobe! I wear almost excessively solid black, would be a nice viriety to add some solid gray! Plus my wife says it would protect my back while riding the Harley.

  • GiveMeTheBag

    Need the bag to hide all my google sweets

  • http://www.facebook.com/V.Patrick.Do Patrick Do

    Too be honest, I've been looking for a backpack for university, and this looks perfect for me. It looks like it will hold all my tech goodies and do it in style.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000779020091 Dushyant Chogle

    Step One:Find a guy wearing green spandex suit and yelling Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle theme song.
    Step Two:Neutralize him.
    Step Three:Get the Back-Pack
    Step Four:Profit? It will already look like turtleshell !!!!!

  • WyngoMasala

    One word: Wings!

  • Dylan Ea

    Would look great for my Contra Henchman costume!

  • http://twitter.com/misterE33 Mr E

    This will be my Halloween costume (and for casual Fridays): TMNT, heroes in a half shel, with Android power!

  • Cole Dowden

    This will complete my Chewbacca/Tron/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle mashup costume. It will be halloween everyday when I ride around town on my glow-in-the-dark bike.

  • http://www.facebook.com/LaRiviere.Tim Tim LaRivière

    I want one because I've always wanted to look like a turtle - I've even had to dance like one!

  • George Tunaya III

    Pfffft. Fifty Shades of Grey? This clearly is the only Gray worth getting.

    (Yes, they're spelled differently. :D )

  • tzar

    Amusing, funny, clever, witty, well thought out comment

  • http://twitter.com/mdknight79 Ismael J. Rodriguez

    While, I wouldn't find myself dressed as a Ninja Turtle...this backpack would make a tool for my group's traveling. We're big on paranormal adventures and overnights in the dark...and we're kinda clumsy. (Ok, ok...I am the clumsy one.)

  • Michael

    I want one because if I attach dryer hoses, nozzles and put a small fog machine inside people will think I actually own a jetpack

    • Michael

      Above comment has the wrong email due to phone keyboard proper one in this post

  • http://www.facebook.com/christian13 Christian Marquez

    lol if i won this id make it look like the turtle shell from the old guy in dragon ball "The Turtle Hermit"

  • jonathan3579

    Honestly, I'd cosplay an astronaut for a day or two. Don't believe me? Send me the backpack and I'll post pictures. :)

  • Lars Callahan

    This will be perfect for Basic Training... It's the Dark Helmet-sized sun visor I've been looking for! ;-]

  • Akshay

    I want to win because I want to know what it really is. Can't get any idea abt what it is looking at photos seems like a storage box....

  • http://twitter.com/ShakeyJakey Jake Connolly

    smart answer - my macbook pro, htc one x and nikon dlsr would all be safe and dry within the backpack.
    Funny answer- I'll dress up as lady gaga (http://www.rockabyebabymusic.co.uk/blog/wp-content/themes/rockabye/images/posts/gaga.jpg) and use this to fit in public and to not stand out.

  • http://twitter.com/Eldmore Joseph Menear

    I want to decorate it various ways, depending on the event I'm going to whether it be convention, concert, or everyday life.

  • Ryan B

    I'd love to win one, so I can feel like a Koopa Troopa

  • http://twitter.com/cameronwu Cameron Wu

    I want one so that I can live my childhood Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle dream!

  • Joe

    I would like to win this for several reasons; a) I could really use an extra backpack b) I love winning things c) so I can put stickers on it d) so i can impress the ladies

  • David Hess

    Paint it grey, add handles and everyone will look at my jet pack.

  • Josh Flowers

    i want to win the backpack because i believe BattleBots to be coming back on television and with this, i've already got 95% of the framework done. Add some wheels and a servo, and bam.
    "50 Shades of Solid Gray Death" now entering the arena."

  • Arpit

    looks great to safely carry my DSLR with various Lenses and ofcouse Nexus 7.

  • http://twitter.com/sic4672 Chris Maher

    I would dress up as captain apple and use it as a shield! (I'm going to need it to block all of the tomatoes ;)

  • Kaustubh Ghanekar

    Dave did not know where to use Jetpack. Paint it awesome, Print India flag and then Fly along Curiosity!

  • borche

    OMG!! I'll look like one of Dart Wader's soldiers with this on attached to my back. I hope that it will fit my custom modified AR.Drone (in SW style)

  • Andy

    man, I could just see myself jumping on the ground randomly with this on my back and start doing backspins...weeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee

  • Aaron Stedfast

    So, I work in the technology department for a public school district. We just built a new office in the elementary school for me. Can you imagine the expressions on the kids' faces when I am wandering the halls with this killer backpack on?? Besides protecting my tech as I move from building to building, I could paint an Android with a big question mark on the back to have a monthly contest where the kids guess what the computer guy has in his pack. Afterwards, I can reveal the secret item (laptop, Galaxy Note, *cough* iPad *cough*, anything!) and get them to geek out about cool tech!!

  • Chris W

    As a soon to be dad that does most of his classes online I want this bag so that while I am out and about with my son I want something that will take care of my laptop and tablet and other devices just as well as my sons car seat will take care of him.