Before they were Mighty, before they were New, before they were Disassembled – they were the Avengers!  Banding together to combat threats too great for one hero to handle alone, the Avengers were created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby in 1963 and went on to become one of the Marvel Universe’s premiere super-teams.  Now… Read More
Daniel Pickett • May 6, 20081 Comment
I was in a local Target over the weekend, looking at the new Indiana Jones figures, giggling at the TERRIBLE Hulk figures and wondering why the Dark Knight figures are at any of the Targets in town, and I came across this:     This picture is untouched and I didn’t move anything.  Look at the… Read More
Daniel Pickett • May 5, 2008No Comments
  Don’t forget, today is free comic book day.   There’s a lot of great books to be had this year as well as an Iron Man HeroClix and a pair of Star Wars miniatures.   For a complete listing of what’s available, check out this list.   If you don’t know where your local comic… Read More
Daniel Pickett • May 3, 2008No Comments
Wow, this was a fun job this time.  Can you feel my sarcasm?  It seems the gods of Lost or the gods of weather are not happy with Oklahoma of late.  For the last three weeks every Thursday night we’ve had severe weather that has threated the airing of the program.  Last Thursday, we had… Read More
Glenn Moss • May 3, 20082 Comments
NY- Future Hiro- One of the most highly anticipated figures of the season, is now available for pre order at Mezco Direct.  Future Hiro features his highly detailed sword of Takezo Kensei, as well as a sword sheath. This limited edition figure (edition size to be revealed in July) will only be available at Mezco… Read More
Daniel Pickett • May 2, 2008No Comments
Filmation closed out the 70’s with one of their finest cartoons: The Adventures of Flash Gordon. Unfortunately, it lasted only 2 seasons. That may have been for the best given the wrong turn NBC forced it to take, ie: abandoning the serial format and adding Gremlin the Dragon. Recently, I rewatched most of the series…. Read More
Danny "CantinaDan" Neumann • May 2, 20089 Comments
Moab is two weeks away! Indiana Jones is three weeks away! And the Indy toys are great fun and make me feel like a little kid again. dudemadness.com Megan Fox words that annoy me: persnickety, erudite, jocular, penultimate, antidisestablishmentarianism words that please me: soufflé, macabre, noodle, poop deck, Fukudome I also like "Plethora” simply because… Read More
Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast • May 2, 20081 Comment
The celebrated third series of action figures based on the Sci-Fi Channel hit series Stargate Atlantis are ready to embark on their most important mission to date – exploring your collection!  Featuring characters from the third and fourth seasons, this assortment offers new faces, new uniforms, new threats and a bonus figure-sized Ancient Control Chair!… Read More
Daniel Pickett • May 2, 20081 Comment
Once again our pal Toy Guru from Mattel updates us on the answers to our post NYCC burning questions:   Q1. Is the Wal-mart Wave considered wave 5 of DCUC or is it a separate wave in your numbering system?   Thereby making the Hawkman/Mr. Miracle/Recovery Suit Superman wave 5 or wave 6? A: The Wal-Mart… Read More
Daniel Pickett • May 2, 2008No Comments
Happy Indiana Jones Toy Day! For this Indiana Jones final sneak preview, we take a look at Hasbro’s 12" Talking Indiana Jones figure and he’s got a lot to say! At first glance, Hasbro’s 12" Talking Indiana Jones figure represents Indy as he appeared in Raiders of the Lost Ark, he actually is meant to stand-in for Indy… Read More
Scott Rogers • May 1, 20081 Comment
After going to three Wal-marts and three Targets (Toys R Us isn’t open yet) this morning on a mostly successful search for Indiana Jones figures, the one figure I didn’t get was Irina Spalko, Cate Blanchet’s raven-haired Russian from Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull. I don’t get it. We don’t even know much… Read More
Scott Rogers • May 1, 200818 Comments
Well, May 1st has FINALLY arrived and my excitement comes from being able to "officially" buy the new Indiana Jones toys (Jonathan Coulton’s idea sounds good, but I’m gonna need a wife first, but I digress…).  I hit the local Wal-Mart at midnight and scored one of every basic and deluxe 3 3/4" figure for… Read More
Jim Abell • May 1, 20087 Comments