Guy has been scouring the lands of the great white North for years, hunting for rare and exciting toys to add to his incredible collection. Let's take a closer look... How did your collection start? What was the first item in your collection? My collection started over my deep love for Batman. The first item in my collection I recall was the Batman 8" Mego Action Figure … [Read more...] about Collector Profile: Canada Super Guy
Bill Leff has been collecting toys for nearly 30 years and his collection will blow your mind! If you can make it through the obnoxious Banana Splits intro sequence, you will see some amazing toys. This is the kind of collection that may look like a pretty nice collection at first, but when your eyes adjust to what you are seeing, you realize just how incredible it really is. … [Read more...] about Bill’s House of Toys
If you are a Batman collector, you will certainly appreciate Chaz George's collection of rare Batman memorabilia. Let's take a closer look... How did your collection start? What was the first item in your collection? My collection started over my deep love for Batman. The first item in my collection I recall was the Batman 8" Mego Action Figure as a child growing up in … [Read more...] about Collector Profile: Chaz George’s Rare Batman Toys
The League is back in action after taking a couple of years off, and the first assignment is "Shelfie." If you've lingered around my site for a while, you'll know that I post a LOT of shelfies, and it was actually difficult for me to come up with something new. You've seen a multitude of photos of all my stuff, but you've never seen a video of it before. Behold! True … [Read more...] about Lights! Camera! Batman Shelfie!
Do you have an amazing collection focused on pop culture -- toys, comics, posters, video games, movies, etc.? A huge part of the Cool & Collected magazine will focus on these collectors and their collections, so I want to hear from you! There's nothing better than seeing other people's collections and how they organize and display their cherished items. Please contact me … [Read more...] about Calling all collectors!
Well, this is a fun surprise! This Fall, Mark Hamill is going to produce and star in "Mark Hamill's Pop Culture Quest," a new show on Comic-Con HQ that will feature collectors and their collections. Count me in! “I’ve been a collector all my life,” said Hamill. “This show is a natural outgrowth of that passion. Now I have an opportunity to collect other people’s collections! … [Read more...] about Mark Hamill’s Pop Culture Quest
Safestore is a storage facility company based in the UK, and their new "Stuff is Great" series of videos highlights collectors and their "stuff." These videos celebrate the collector and his passion in the best possible way. I want someone to film me and my collection like this one day, but you're going to need to find a narrator with a British accent -- that brings a level of … [Read more...] about “Stuff is Great”
Hunting season officially started this weekend -- the yard sales are back! Our annual neighborhood sale has always been a worthwhile picking field, but the threat of rain and off and on drizzle scared away many people from participating on Saturday. I still managed to score a few good finds to stock the shelves, and even found one item that I will treasure always. Here's the … [Read more...] about Y is for Yard Sales