Book Review: Mantiques — A Manly Guide to Cool Stuff

Just in time for Father’s Day comes this excellent new book covering all aspects of masculine merchandise. Mantiques: A Manly Guide to Cool Stuff by Eric Bradley is a “must add” to your bookshelf. Fueled by Testosterone and Attitude Not all men can be butt-kicking and headbusting Liam Neesons, Steve McQueens or Clint Eastwoods, but at […]

Strange Kids Comics Magazine needs your support!

If you haven’t backed this project yet on Kickstarter, what are you waiting for?!? This is the fourth installment of the awesome comic magazine produced by Rondal Scott, everyone’s favorite Strange Kid. The project is close to getting funded, but it needs your support to tip the scales. There are plenty of funding levels, so […]

Premiere issue of littleplasticmen is available now!

Toy collectors, drop what you’re doing and go read the brand new toy magazine, littleplasticmen. Blake Wright is the man behind the curtain, and he has pulled off an excellent publication for us toy collectors. The magazine is filled with articles on toys and action figures, and I especially enjoyed the interview with Anaglyph Sculpture’s Scott Hensey. There […]

Book report — Tarzan: The Centennial Celebration

Do you know who’s birthday it is? That’s right, the original vine-slinging, chest thumping, lord of the jungle himself! This year marks the one hundredth year since Edgar Rice Burroughs took us on a journey to the dark jungles of Africa and introduced us to Tarzan. Titan Books has published a massive book that archives […]

Book Report — Awakening: The Art of Halo 4

I may have mentioned this one or two (hundred) times, but I am a huge fan of the Halo video game franchise. Not only do I love the games, but I also devour the mythos and backstory of the Halo universe, so when a new art book comes out detailing aspects of the game, you […]

Book Report — “The Great Showdowns” by Scott Campbell

Just in time for Christmas, Titan Books has released this awesome book of illustrations by Scott Campbell. The Great Showdowns compiles some of the most epic confrontations in pop culture history, in the cutest way imaginable. Gandalf vs. Balrog — adorbs. The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly — try cute, cuter, and cutest. Carol […]