Odds ‘n Ends > AICN, Collector Gene, MOTU Fan Films, SHM Rodan

PGPoA was mentioned on Ain’t It Cool News’ AICN Toys section yesterday in regard to my recent post about DCUC. Unfortunately, the quote they attribute to me is actually something I quoted from NoisyDvL5’s editorial on ItsAllTrue. I posted a comment to try and set the record straight. It’s been a banner week for Power Pals. […]

Diamond Reveals Their Plans for Battle Beasts

The new Battle Beasts website has gone live. Highlights: There will be a new comic from IDW,  written by Bobby Curnow (Godzilla Legends, Night of 1000 Wolves) and penciled by Valerio Schiti (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Donatello, Dungeons & Dragons: Eberron) At San Diego Comic-Con, DST will unveil the first full wave of Battle Beasts Minimates, which […]

Odds ‘n Ends > Battle Beasts, Disney/WB, & a new Outer Space (Wo)man?

As of this posting it’s just under a day and a half to go until we find out what Diamond Select’s plans are for Battle Beasts (probably at C2E2, if I had to guess). Keep an eye on this site. As a favor to Poe Power Pal and resident homicidal maniac Doc Thomas, please “Like” the […]

Battle Beasts to return on April 12, 2012?

I was perusing the Battle Beasts News and discovered something I’d completely missed: a countdown timer for Battle Beasts from Diamond Select. (Or supposedly from Diamond Select–BBN says Diamond posted it, but I couldn’t find the original link.) It appears to be set for April 12, 2012. What will happen on that day? BBN speculates that […]

Odds ‘n Ends > October 19, 2011

Today’s Odds ‘n Ends is sponsored by the letter Ω, who surprisingly had a PayPal account. The Spawn Message Board was taken down last Friday. Rustin Parr of OAFE has written an excellent obituary here. His comment that the Spawn Board was the birthplace of the online toy collecting community is only mildly hyperbolic–I certainly got […]