Have you checked out the latest Hake's auction catalog yet? The highlight of this particular auction is the Franco Toscanini Superman collection, but even if Superman isn't your thing, there is plenty to rev up your collecting engines! I always set aside a good hour or two to carefully go through the auction, category by category, usually finding items that I normally … [Read more...] about Hake’s Highlights — Top Picks from Auction #215
Something big arrived in the mail today. No, seriously, this thing is BIG! How cool is that!? The other games on the shelf are jealous of this game -- all board games should come in packaging as beautiful as this. Straight from the creative geniuses over at Funko, comes this fun new board game for kids (and kids at heart). The Batman vs. Joker Throwdown game comes … [Read more...] about Funko Throwdown Battle Game — with Batman!
I had some great luck with a Craigslist run yesterday. The ad was offering a King Zor for $25 and a 60's viking ship. I'm not sure how many people know what King Zor is, and that certainly seemed to work in my favor! King Zor is a HUGE battery-operated toy produced in 1962 by Ideal. It originally came with a gun and suction darts, and when you shot its tail, it would … [Read more...] about Vintage toy haul — King Zor and Lionel trains!