Star Trek nerds have found themselves in the middle of the fourth age of Trek, and that’s a pretty cool thing, whether or not you like what Discovery, Prodigy and Picard…
Golden Age Glory : The Blue Beetle vs. The Phantom
Golden Age comics are hit or miss. As some of the first comics ever created, they form the foundation of all subsequent comics, so there’s a lot of foundational work…
Mego’s Impractical Jokers Figures : The Future Was Then
Everyone needs a little Tenderloin. Or do they?
McFarlane has Batman, and Why That’s a Great Thing
If you’re a toy collector of a certain age, it’s hard to remember a time when Mattel didn’t own a vast portion of the DC Comics action figure license. But…
Bootleg Batmen 2 : Play Arts Kai or Die
Welcome to comic nerd confessional blog #452 : I love when superheroes and villains get mashed together into brand new, ridiculous, probably stupid characters. Sure, there’s always some convoluted and…
Never Too Many M.U.S.C.L.E. : The Modern Keshi & the Mystery of the Street Sharks
The MUSCLE figures you loved in the ’80s and ’90s are back… in Street Shark form, for some reason!
DC Flixstars : Leaping Tall Buildings
When something is exclusive to Dollar Tree stores, it’s usually good to approach it with trepidation. Dollar Tree is the place where sad crates of Pineapple-Ham soda go to die,…
Impractical Action Figures : Jokers in Miniature
Impractical Jokers is a reality TV show wherein four born-and-bred New Yorkers, with all of their brashness and neuroses, challenge each other to potentially humiliating tasks. Every episode is a…
What Price Batman? : Bootlegs from Around the World
Does it pay to go bootleg on high-end Batman toys?
Playmates Star Trek Action Figure Archive
A gallery archive for Playmates Star Trek action figure line, with images of accessories, and how to distinguish one Geordi from another.
DC Comics Multiverse Dr. Psycho : How to Celebrate Hate
Dr. Psycho and Frank Miller’s Wonder Woman are some odd choices to turn into action figures and here’s why.
This Month in Batman: Sketchy Jim Lee
What new Batman stuff came out around the summer of 2016?
The Mystery of the Rainbow Batman
The Rainbow Batmen were supposed to be released for Batman’s 25th anniversary. And then they weren’t. Where did they go?
Bootleg Transformers: Norse Horse & Soda Force
Not everything is meant to transform, and that includes The Mighty Thor.
Marvel Legends Photodump
A collection of Marvel Legends photographs; X-Men & Guardians of the Galaxy.
Sprukits Batman : The Dark Knight Defective
When it comes to building your own Batman, is Sprukits the way to go?
So Many Symbiotes: Marvel’s Agent Venom & Beyond
There are many Marvel Legends symbiotes, but which one is the best so far? And what’s a symbiote?
Funko Cubed: DC Magnetic Interchangeable Vinyl Figures
One of Funko’s many all-too-brief novelty licensed toys, their DC Comics interchangeable magnetic figures died all too soon.
The Greg Capullo Batman : DC Designer Series
Batman’s adapted a very, very slightly different look after his New 52 gear. Does it matter?
Messed Up: Marvel Super Hero Mashers
Marvel toys designed for fun and creativity, Marvel Mashers let you put Hulk’s head on Doom’s body. But how much fun is this new Doctor Dulk?
BootLEGO: For the Love of LEGO Bizarro
Are fake LEGO better the the real thing? LEGO forces us to find out.
S.U.C.K.L.E.: Simply Unimportant
Sucklord by way of M.U.S.C.L.E.
OMFG : Nostalgia’s Wonderfully Ugly Side
The M.U.S.C.L.E. look is being borrowed by many tiny toylines, but does everyone deserve it? OMFG definitely does.
Picard in Your Pocket: Star Trek Minimates
Tiny movie Kirk comes with a huge surprise, and it couldn’t be better.