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"Sharknado 2: The Second One" touches down Wednesday - and Syfy has teamed up with Philips to make it even more ridiculous.

Through a special mobile app called Syfy Sync and the Philips Hue connected lighting system, you can augment the viewing experience with lighting effects at key moments in the show (see Mashable video above).

My take: It sure seems like a lot of trouble. But it could be just the ticket at viewing parties for what is surely going to be the grown-worthy laugh fest of the summer.

I just wish FX would do something like this for "The Strain" - where it could actually add a whole new layer of tension.

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