At some point today, Mondo will release its latest poster for the H.G. Wells' sci-fi classic, The War of the Worlds. This poster was designed by Paris-based artists, Stan & Vince. I think they nailed it, especially with the variant, which features glow in the dark green ink. The image really captures the feel of giant invaders from outer space, and I appreciate the way it … [Read more...] about “War of the Worlds” movie posters
Cough. Wow, it's dusty in here. Excuse me a minute while I pull these sheets off the furniture and shake them out. I've neglected this site for far too long. It's not as if I was in the hospital or laid off of work, I just got despondent and lazy. Over the last few months, I've become a huge lurker in various Facebook groups for collectors and a big follower of fellow … [Read more...] about A new year for collecting — and reconnecting!
Despite the seemingly endless flow of art posters out there, I still get excited when a true gem shows up. Lately, those gems all seem to have been created by the hands of Grzegorz Domaradzki (Gabz). Check out his latest beauty... Grey Matter Art under license from Studiocanal S.A. is proud to present a New Officially Licensed, Limited Edition, Screen Print Poster by … [Read more...] about Terminator poster by Gabz
I haven't bought a Star Wars figure since the original trilogy figures hit the shelves when I was a kid, but the size and level of detail on the Star Wars Black 6" figures broke this camel's back. I've been limiting myself to only figures that appeared in A New Hope, because I had to stop somewhere -- but of course that resolve melted once Boba Fett hit the scene. Look … [Read more...] about Star Wars Black 6″ action figures
Morris Everett Jr. is my new hero. He has spent the last 53 years amassing the world's largest collection of movie posters and lobby cards, and now he has decided to sell it as ONE LOT. That's right, he's not piecing this out into 196,000 lots, he wants a single buyer to purchase the collection and continue to add to it. Now that's a collector! Check out this video which … [Read more...] about World’s Largest Movie Poster Collection to be Sold at Auction
Here's the deal -- I recently overspent my collecting budget in a pretty big way. Now, my wife wants me to square up with her, and the only way I can do that is to sell some stuff. Rather than throwing a few items up on eBay, I thought I would try something a little more random... I have eight mystery boxes up for grabs. Each box is packed with a random assortment of … [Read more...] about Mystery Boxes — Grab these while you can!
Hake's Auction #213 is jam packed with amazing pop culture collectibles. Bidding will start to end on November 11, so there's still plenty of time to devour the catalog and put in your bids. Here are a few of the items I'll be watching closely... Batman Glider Toy: I do love all those wonderful Batman toys. I haven't seen one of these gliders before. It looks like Batman … [Read more...] about My wallet weeps again — Hake’s Auction #213
In space, nobody can hear you scream.. but you may have heard me give a little "whoop" when I found out this beauty was coming my way. I need to extend a huge thanks to Philip Reed over at Battlegrip.com for hooking me up with this creepy new addition to the space lab. This is an SDCC 2014 exclusive Funko ReAction figure that comes packaged in a semi-translucent alien … [Read more...] about Funko ReAction SDCC Exclusive Alien figure