Kenner Aliens Scorpion Alien action figure by splittyhead Submit your Flickr photos to Poe Ghostal’s Pic of the Day!
A reader sends this along: I need help! I just purchased this figure. It’s not any known color variant. I’m not sure if it’s a custom (it doesn’t appear to be) or a prototype. I haven’t received it yet so I’m not sure if it has any tm/manufacturing stamps. do you know any experts? Any [...]
Click on any photo for a larger version. Like Poe said a while ago, Prometheus really isn’t a very good movie. And yet, I own it. And watch it. It raises some interesting discussion, especially on the difference between the philosophies of Dan O’Bannon, who wrote Alien, and Ridley Scott, who wrote Prometheus. Another thing [...]
AVP – Alien vs Predator – Revoltech (Kaiyodo) by sir_winger Submit your Flickr photos to Poe Ghostal’s Pic of the Day!
BigBadToyStore has posted two pre-orders I’ve been waiting for: Fall of Cybertron Grimlock. If this website had a slightly different tone, this is where I’d type “**** AND YES.” Finally. I haven’t even played the videogame yet (want to, though), but I know I need this toy. The vintage Grimlock remains my favorite toy of all [...]
LOT of ground to cover today folks, so let’s get right to it. –ODD– Phil Reed of Battlegrip recently posted “Five Reasons Why Action Figures Cost More Today.” Phil knows what he’s talking about and you should check out the whole thing, which focuses largely on economic factors such as rising labor and materials costs. But [...]
Bear with me here. My favorite “Alien” design is the one from Aliens. That’s solely because it’s the first film of the series I was exposed to, it’s my favorite, and because it’s awesome. Those who argue the more psychologically-creepy design from the first Alien is superior have a strong argument too, given its smoother, phallic-shaped head.
Let’s get one thing out of the way first: Prometheus is not a good movie. It’s a bloated, pretentious, incoherent mess of a film. However, I thought the aesthetic aspects of the movie were great, and that’s where this figure comes in. I had high hopes for Prometheus. I’ve been a fan of the Alien franchise since I [...]