Last week, the newest auction went live over at Hake’s Americana & Collectibles. Every time a new catalog is released, I clear a few hours to devour the pages and see what treasures the crew in York, Pennsylvania has discovered this time around. Usually, I head straight towards the Batman section and branch off from there, […]
I picked up this bootleg figure a couple of weeks ago. It’s just so wrong that it’s right. I have a newfound love of foreign toys produced beyond the reaches of our fine American legal system. Hey Rich, I bet you don’t have one of these in your Super Powers collection!
Here I am, all snowed in with nothing to do but surf the internet and I come across this sale at Entertainment Earth… Batman TV Series Adam West 1:4 Scale Action Figure for just $56.00! Well, I guess if I can’t make money today, I might as well spend some!
I have found Heaven, and apparently, it’s in Thailand, or maybe Singapore. “Tokyo Toy Guy” is a documentary five years in the making, which showcases the world’s greatest Batman collections. These newly released clips focus on Bat-Cat’s Batman museum in Bangkok, Thailand and the Singapore Mint Museum of Toys. Tokyo Toy Guy @ Bangkok Episode2 […]
I only get to attend one or two toy shows a year — northern Virginia isn’t exactly a hot spot for toy collectors — so, I was excited to make the trek to Timonium, Maryland once again this past weekend for the semi-annual toy show put on by Dave Hart Shows. This was the second time […]
While cleaning out the basement over the holiday break, I came across a milk crate full of items saved from my childhood — pretty much all that survived my formative years. I was a conflicted child — raised as a Cowboys fan but then moved to the D.C. suburbs and convinced that the Skins were […]
I do love a good collection video, and this one features my favorite subject — Batman! Kevin Silva was recently awarded the Guinness World Record for the largest Batman collection — I guess I’ll let him hold onto that certificate for a little while. Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the […]
Christmas is fast-approaching, and this is the time of year when we dog-ear and circle items on page after page of the Sears wish list catalog mom brought home from the mall, right? Well, maybe that’s not how it works anymore, but I do fondly remember those days. Now, it’s a bunch of scrolling and […]