Witness the beautiful Tube-1, a vacuum tube amp and speaker system that can be used with iPods (also comes with an FM antenna). It was designed by Tokyo-based Supercent — made up of the duo of Atsushi Koike and Tadahito Ishibashi — and is apparently being commercialized.

By Jean Snow

Production Services Manager at Ubisoft Shanghai. Before that, half a life spent in Tokyo.