Nighthawk Begins

As you learned today, Nighthawk takes his name from a fandom hoax. At least, that's the story Roy Thomas tells:

Richard Kyle had once pulled a fandom hoax by making fanzine-publishers Don and Maggie Thompson print a piece about an old pulp magazine or some such thing called NIGHTHAWK... obviously supposed to be a precursor of Batman. So as a joke, I took that name [...] and made it the name of the Batman homage in the Squadron.

But something seems to be missing.

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The Evolution of the Living Laser

As mentioned in today's Living Laser review, the toy we got is the modern look, not the classic. Here, as proof, is what he looked like as a human:

(That's not his first costume, but it is his best-known.)

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OAFEnet Email Update for Thursday, June 6

Wake up annoyingly early with the OAFEnet Email Update.

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Fortnite: Green Glow Skull Trooper exclusive review

Remember when McFarlane Toys was the first company to hit on the idea of doing Walgreens exclusives, way before Funko or Hasbro or DST or Mattel decided to get in on the action? Well it's been a while, but they're at it again.

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This week in comicshops - 06/05

Find out what toy-related items you can get at your local comicshop this Wednesday.

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How much do you like slime?

If it's a lot, these Kitarō of the Graveyard toys may be of interest to you:

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Zombie Lab - chapter 5


Chapter 5

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OAFEnet Email Update for Thursday, May 30

The world hates and fears the OAFEnet Email Update.

Our reviews this week were only about one thing. So rather than talk about them in vague terms, we're just going to share the best jokes from each.

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Transformers BotBots Sour Wing review

Series 2 of the Transformers BotBots expands the number of factions to a daunting 11 - with more on the way. One of the new tribes are the Spoiled Rottens, the junk that's been tossed into the trash bins on every level of the mall. Today's bot comes from Level 2.

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This week in comicshops - 05/29

Find out what toy-related items you can get at your local comicshop this Wednesday.

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