Even though I was resistant at first to leave behind my beloved TNBA figures as a customizing base – finding parts was becoming harder and more expensive – I eventually made the logical transition to JLU figures. I’ve come to appreciate the JLU figures not just for their simplicity, but also for the very wide… Read More
Scott Rogers • September 30, 20088 Comments
When your action figure allowance is relatively small each figure counts. You think hard about which ones you buy. And maybe you spend a bit more time savoring new additions to your collection. With that in mind I’m going to take a stab at a monthly column which will choose and review a figure I… Read More
Danny "CantinaDan" Neumann • September 30, 20083 Comments
Markham, ON, Canada – After much anticipation, Round 5 releases the name of their fourth character in their North American MMA collectible figure series. Rounding out the current roster of MMA Champions to be immortalized in plastic, Wanderlei “The Axe Murderer” Silva completes the collection scheduled to hit stores this Christmas season. Joining him in… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 29, 2008No Comments
In "Ambush," the premiere of Lucasfilm Animation’s STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS, episode director David Bullock ("Justice League: The New Frontier") and writer Steve Melching ("The Batman") recall the Yoda of The Empire Strikes Back. This first episode of the brand-new, CG-animated series airs at 9 p.m. ET/PT Friday, Oct. 3 on Cartoon Network. In… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 29, 2008No Comments
Ok, so I finally saw the Wachowski Bros’ Speed Racer the other day. Holy. Cow. This was one of the most amazing movies I’ve ever seen. I’m not sure I know how else to describe it. It was, hands down, the best adaptation of a comic or cartoon to movie EVER. Now, before I get… Read More
Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer • September 28, 20084 Comments
I interrupt the DC/Mattel show to bring you a very important message… I love game shows.    Read More
Jason "JJJason" Chirevas • September 27, 20083 Comments
New York City, New York- It all began with two horror fans from New Jersey and a twisted vision. What started as Ed Long and Damien Glonek hand making dolls to sell at tri-state area conventions turned into a worldwide epidemic. Living Dead Dolls grew from one of the Garden State’s many curiosities to become… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 26, 2008No Comments
In the coming weeks Four Horsemen Toy Design Studios will launch into the 4th installment of their online fan-based action figure experiment, FANtastic Exclusive (http://www. FANtasticExclusive.com) and they want you to be involved in the voting and discussion. If you want your voice heard, and you want to have a hand in the choosing and… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 25, 2008No Comments
I would be remiss if I didn’t give a shoutout to my Dad, who is celebrating his 75th birthday this week. Here’s to you Pop – let’s hope I can swing you a Cubs WS victory this year!    Read More
Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast • September 25, 20082 Comments
  So my beloved Cubbies have once again clinched the division. And even secured the all-important Home-Field Advantage. But, of course, they are the Cubs so I’m tempering my giddy dancing. To get you through the week, here’s a fun little tune, “Someday All The Way", cooked up by fellow Cubs fan and grunge rocker… Read More
Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast • September 25, 20082 Comments
Say you drive to every toy store withing 50 miles every day looking for those elusive toys.  But the price of gas has you down.  You could consider getting a smaller car… Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • September 24, 20084 Comments
Mattel has been busy this week sending out new images of upcoming DC Universe product.  Here’s a round up so you know where to look for all the new goodies:   Raving Toy Maniac has the Wave V DCU Classics carded images. This is the Walmart exclusive wave.   You can see them by clicking… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 22, 2008No Comments