Category Archives: DC Direct

Hellboy vs. TMNT, three ways

Thanks to the magic of toys, you can stage the crossover you've always wanted! Go straight back to the comics with NECA's TMNT and Mezco's Hellboy: And now, some more OAFEry:NECA: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990 Movie) Ultimate Casey Jones … Continue reading

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DCeased Harley Quinn addendum - Zombie Harley

As mentioned in today's review, here are the variant covers that showed a zombified Harley Quinn, including the only one that shows her in her old costume: And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' Through Previews - December '06 Collect your own … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: DC Direct DCeased

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figure today is DC Direct's DCeased line. Last month we finished up looking at all the DC Comics figures Mattel left … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: Lucha Explosiva

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figures today are DC Direct's ¡Lucha Explosiva! line. Announced at this year's Toy Fair, ¡Lucha Explosiva! reimagined Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman … Continue reading

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DC Direct Death addendum

This, straight from Mike Dringenberg's art for Sandman #21, is Death of the Endless:

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Talk like a Batman Day

You know, considering that "Talk like a Pirate Day" and DC's "Batman Day" both take place sometime in mid-to-late September, eventually the two holidays will be on the same day. And when that day arrives, this review will be ready! … Continue reading

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Curt Swan Superman addendum

In today's review of DC Direct's Showcase Superman, yo mentioned the classic essay "Man of Steel, Woman of Kleenex." Written in 1969 by famed sci-fi author Larry Niven, the article posits the problems that Clark Kent would face when trying … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: Mecha Wonder Woman

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figure today is DC Direct's Mecha Wonder Woman. Mecha Wonder Woman comes from the Infinite Crisis videogame, and was sculpted by … Continue reading

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ATFC '16 - Day 3: DC Direct

DC revealed most of their figures before the show, but they did have a handful of surprises left. And now, some more OAFEry:ATFC '16 - Day 1: Mattel - Ghostbusters ATFC '16 - Day 1: Square Enix ATFC '16 - … Continue reading

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Arkham City Riddler addendum

Does something seem wrong with the Arkham City Riddler? Something about him not look quite right? Well, you're right: he needs his glasses! That's SO much better! And all it is, is the same kind of glasses I've been making … Continue reading

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