Dynamite is releasing a new comic book mini-series this September based around the failed spin-off Galactica 1980. Seriously? Somebody, somewhere thought this was a good idea? Galactica 1980 was the universally-despised sequel to the original Battlestar Galactica TV series. The show lasted a whopping 10 episodes, while the original Battlestar Galactica lasted 21 episodes. Writer […]
Archive for August 2009
One Week Until Dragon*Con 2009!!! ‘Nuff Said.
You ever have a lousy day at the office? Just remember, it could be worse… By Jonathan Coulton
In case you missed it yesterday, there was an awesome crossover between fourteen different blogs celebrating the 25th anniversary of Kenner’s Super Powers Collection. In fact, it was so well received that other blogs joined in! Check these sites out: Michael over at The Legion Omnicom jumped in with both feet and did his own […]
*** UPDATED WITH MORE LINKS *** CELEBRATING DOCTOR FATE (AND NEARLY BLUE DEVIL) IN THE SUPER POWERS COLLECTION! Fourteen different blogs have combined forces today to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Kenner’s Super Powers Collection! While we’ll be looking at Doctor Fate here (as well as the proposed Blue Devil figures), every other blog in […]
I saw someone wearing this cool Superman hat in the Atlanta airport this weekend. It took all my self-control not to steal it from him. Looks like most online retailers are sold out, but here is the description of the hat from SuperheroStuff.com: Superman Comic Strip Distressed Baseball Cap The cap is a “superfaded black” […]
These 1970s kids look like they’re on their way to a JCPenny Catalog photo-shoot. Wait just a minute … take a second look. You can find this and other rare Star Wars photos over at Damn Cool Pics. There are some funny ones too (see below).
Going through my closet recently, I came across these great puzzles from the Warner Bros. store featuring DC comic book characters. I really miss the Warner Bros. stores. They were a fantastic source for some really unique DC collectibles. The first one — Heroes of the DC Universe 1000 piece puzzle — was released in […]
I got my Blue Devil DC Direct action figure a couple weeks ago, but this is the first chance I’ve had to write about it. The figure looks great! Below you’ve got a picture of the Blue Devil packaging. This figure is part of the History of the DC Universe series of figures, all based […]