Purloined Letters > Toy storage, the MOTU movie, and bad toy memories

I looked over a huge list of comic book letter column titles for inspiration for that title. Ultimately, I think “Going Postal” is still probably the cleverest one, but given the origin of that term and current events I think it’s in even poorer taste than “Poe’s Sack.” So I decided to play up the […]

Bat-Libs II Winner

We’ve got a winner in last week’s Bat-Libs II contest! The winner gets a Dark Knight Rises Funko POP! Batman figure, courtesy Superheroden.com. First, the runners-up. The first comes courtesy dasbookpimp: It is a cheap time in Gotham City. Koalas run rampant through the streets. Absent for years, the time has come for the Batman to […]

Review > Snake Men 2-Pack (Masters of the Universe Classics, Mattel)

Wikipedia has a page for “Reptilians,” which states, “The idea of reptilians on Earth was popularized by David Icke, a conspiracy theorist who says shape-shifting reptilian people control our world by taking on human form and gaining political power to manipulate our societies.” I love the idea that there are people who think half-human half-lizards […]

Poe’s Point > Eras End All the Time

Ryan “The Superfly” Prast has a blog post at AFI in which he predicts “within the next few years, the 6″ action figure will be an endangered species, and possibly completely extinct.” He continues: My rants on ‘corporate greed’ are commonplace on the forum, but I am also aware that overseas manufacturing costs have been […]

DASH is Giving Away Amazon Gift Cards

At DASH we have a pretty good idea what collectors like, but we can’t make everyone happy with every single contest. So we’ve decided to take the route of grandmas around the world this holiday season and simply give away gift cards. You might think it lacks creativity, but there’s nothing quite like a shiny […]

MOTUC Bio Discussion > Rattlor

Rattlor Real Name: Slltyo of the Rattlor House A loyal leader in King Hssss’ army, Rattlor was the first of the Snake Men to escape their imprisonment in the Void. He worked with the Snake Men descendent Kobra Khan to liberate the entire serpent army. Once freed, Hssss quickly began a three-way war against the […]