I've had the privilege of showing many collections on this site, but when Atomic City Pop sent me his photos recently, it was as if I was looking at my own collection, rearranged on someone else's shelves. We share almost identical interests, and just knowing there is another collector seeking out a fabled blue AJ Renzi King Kong bank, makes me feel a little less crazy. Check … [Read more...] about Collector Profile: Atomic City Pop’s excellent eclectic collection
Not only is Neca continuing to produce amazing Planet of the Apes 7" action figures, now they have retro Mego-like figures for the great apes! Due out in march 2015, these guys will certainly be finding their way onto my shelves! Entertainment Earth has the Gorilla Soldier and George Taylor figures up for preorder now! … [Read more...] about Like I’m not going to buy these — Neca Retro Planet of the Apes figures
I haven't written about my yard sale finds much lately because the Facebook groups and Instagram feeds are overflowing with that sort of thing, but I had to share what I found this past Saturday because I am downright giddy over these things... The guy I bought these vintage advertising signs from was in the middle of downsizing and moving from his house to an apartment. … [Read more...] about Yard Sale Finds — American Pickers version
I didn't even know I was in the market for a new car, but when I saw this, I realized that my wheels could definitely could use an upgrade. This beauty is Captain Nemo's Nautilus car from 2003's League of Extraordinary Gentlemen. It's a fully-functioning vehicle, so I could conceivably drive it to Dunkin' Donuts for my morning caffeine fix -- though the six-wheels might take … [Read more...] about I found my new ride — Captain Nemo’s Nautilus Car
Last night, this Belgian Congo King Kong poster sold at emovieposter.com with a final bid of $479.00 -- you know it's something special when the experts at emovieposter.com have never seen one before. There's no telling how high the price may have reached if the poster was in better condition, but personally, I love it just the way it is. I can picture this poster being glued … [Read more...] about This King Kong poster tells a story
I've always been a firm believer of going out on top. Unfortunately, that would have meant putting the League of Extraordinary Bloggers to bed about a year ago. But rather than beating this poor horse any longer, I have decided that it's time for the League to come to an end. I've had an absolute blast writing responses each week and reading those written by my fellow … [Read more...] about The end of the League of Extraordinary Bloggers
The second wave of Funko ReAction figures shows that Funko is clearly responding to its fan base. Not only will we get an Alien facehugger, but there's also a chestburster! These new Funko ReAction figures will be available in November. I can't wait to see what they come up with for the other movie lines. … [Read more...] about Alien ReAction Facehugger and Chestburster figures? Yep.
Check out this awesome assortment of turtle power that Mondo will release tomorrow... Tom Whalen. 18"x24" screen print. Hand numbered. Edition of 300. Rich Kelly. 18"x24" screen print. Hand numbered. Edition of 300. JC Richard. 36"x16.5" screen print. Hand numbered. Edition of 225. Andrew Kolb. 18"x24" screen print. Hand numbered. Edition of … [Read more...] about Mondo Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles posters