Tag: Philip Reed


by Daniel Pickett
January 22, 2018
The next toy and Star Wars based book from our friend Philip Reed is live now on Kickstarter:   More Star Wars toys as found in the newspaper ads of the seventies and eighties!   Over the last five years, in addition to posting near-daily content at battlegrip.com, I have published ten different books about…


by Daniel Pickett
August 9, 2017
ONLY 2 DAYS LEFT TO GET IN ON THIS BOOK! An 80-page hardcover book that looks back at how Hasbro’s G.I. Joe was advertised in newspapers of the eighties Now up for pre-order on Kickstarter.     hanks to the support of toy fans and readers of BattleGrip, since 2012 I have written and published nine different…


by Daniel Pickett
May 16, 2017
My friend Philip Reed is finishing up his 9th self published book about toys, and it’s live now on Kickstarter.  The best news it that it’s already fully funded so there’s no nailbiting on whether it will happen or not.   You have 14 more days to head over to the Kickstarter campaign and reserve your…


by Daniel Pickett
June 27, 2016
Our friend Philip Reed  is back once again with a new Kickstarter campaign to launch another of his great books covering the toy world.  This time he turns his focus to the wonderful world of action figure carrying cases!   This is a fun and fascinating corner of the collecting universe and Phil has done tireless…