What the Hawk, man?

I recently became interested in Hawkman due to his great-looking DCUC figure, much as I became interested in Deathstroke last year for the same reason. As a result, I’ve started looking into the character. And holy shit, is his continuity a mess. And I once thought Marvel had ruined Wolverine’s history. As much as I […]

Mattel Q&A Roundup for January 14

Wow. Mattel had no fewer than nine ten Q&As yesterday. Here’s a list for reference: Mine The Fwoosh Kastor’s Korner Action Figure Insider Raving Toy Maniac Pendragon’s Post Cool Toy Review DC Collector Hall of Justice Action Figure Times About 50% of the questions had something to do with quality control or distribution, but there […]

On DC Direct’s History of the DC Universe

While the line’s existence was announced months ago, DC Direct raised a few eyebrows this week when it released the first photos of its upcoming “History of the DC Universe” line. Inspired by the 1986 book by Marv Wolfman and George Perez, the figures are based on Perez’s art. The figures appear to share certain […]

Odds ‘n Ends > Subtraction Edition

Is it Tuesday again already? Man, time flies… ODD: I beat The Simpsons Game over the weekend. Wow, that game is short. I think my total play time was under six hours. And I still got through 60% of the game, meaning I could wander around and find all the other hidden items and so […]

Odds ‘N Ends > Iron Edition

ODD: Yes, I saw Iron Man over the weekend, and yes, in the parlance of my home region, it was wicked good. Or at the very least, it was an entertaining blockbuster action flick with no pretentiousness, pretty good pacing, good acting, some great humor and good characterization. I’ll probably see it again, since Mrs. […]

Comic > Batman vs. Predator: Old Scores #1

I thought I’d give a non-humorous figure comic a try. I’m hoping/planning to make more–I have an idea for a whole storyline. —- For the purposes of this comic, the only “canonical” texts are the first Predator film and the first Batman vs. Predator miniseries–all other comics and movies involving the Predator are ignored. As […]

Review > Iron Man movie figures

Poe: Howdy, Poe here, and with me is my good friend and PGPoA Power Pal Pete of Fanwank.net. Pete: Hello! Poe: Today we’re going to do a review of a few of Hasbro’s new action figures based on the upcoming film Iron Man, starring Robert Downey, Jr. and Gwyneth Paltrow. The figures hit stores last […]