Odds ‘n Ends

Welcome to another weekly installment of Odds ‘n Ends. I’m your host, Poe Ghostal. PGPoA now has a fan page on Facebook–become a fan today! I’m thinking about ways to make it worth your while, such as Facebook-exclusive content or contests and such forth. February has always been “Retro Month” at OAFE, and this year […]

Toy review roundup (via Fanmode), 1/24/09

yo go re reviews the Mattel DC Universe Classics Green Lantern figure. Excerpt: “… Hal Jordan isn’t much of a character; this mundane action figure suits him perfectly.” (See also.) Thomas Wheeler reviews the Mattel DC Universe Classics Harley Quinn figure. Excerpt: “… this is one very impressive figure.” (See also.) yo go re reviews the Hasbro G.I. Joe Flint (Cobra disguise version) figure. Excerpt: […]

Toy review roundup (via Fanmode) for 1/16/09

Jeff Parker reviews the Hot Toys The Dark Knight Bat-Pod 1/6-scale toy. Excerpt: “… for me it’s as near perfect as it could get …” Jess C. Horsley reviews the Hot Toys The Dark Knight Two-Face/Harvey Dent 1/6-scale figure. Excerpt: “… Hot Toys once again proves they can make some of the best mass-produced heads […]

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 […]

Pic of the Day

DSC03684 by he9er2o9 Poe’s note: I’ve been slowly making my way through The Dark Knight on my Ipod Touch all week, in 15-minute intervals on my bus commute, so I’ve kind of got the Joker on the brain.