Tag Archives: X-Men

How to best display your extra Marvel Legends heads

And now, some more OAFEry:Who's your daddy? Marvel Legends: Hellfire Club Guard exclusive review "Secret Wars: Star-Lord and Kitty Pryde" #1 variant Rustin's Spoils of the Week #159 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #166

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Protecting a Third-Earth that hates and fears them

Dynamite Entertainment has a new Thundercats comic debuting this week. And as the Dynamite do, there are a bunch of variant covers available, including this one by Jae Lee: Like the original, it's actually a set of five covers: the … Continue reading

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Revisiting the 2009 Marvel Legends Concept Case

We keep talking about these figures, so let's make a list of them all. And mark them off when they finally get made. First, the winners of the fan vote: Deadpool Valkyrie Black Widow And now, some more OAFEry:Marvel Legends … Continue reading

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Behind the Laughter

Recently, friend of the site googum went digging through his musty garage well-maintained archives and pulled out this old Twisted ToyFare Theatre strip, because why should we realistically have to wait 95 years for an abandoned copyright to expire? If … Continue reading

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Scarlet Witch addendum: Multiverse of Madness Series 2

Despite what yo implied in today's Scarlet Witch review, it's not necessarily spoilers for her role in the movie that kept us from getting a toy for so long. Perhaps instead, they were planning a second series of movie figures, … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: "Missile Fighters" Cable

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figure today is a ToyBiz Cable. Reader Nance asked about this recently in relation to another set of unreleased X-Men: "Wasn’t … Continue reading

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Re-creating Uncanny X-Men #275

In honor of today's Retro Collection Wolverine review, here's the comic that inspired him and both "Strike Force" box sets: And now, some more OAFEry:The panel that launched a thousand fan theories Minimate Mini-Review #49 - Cloak and Dagger X-Men: … Continue reading

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Ehn, I can't believe that sonuva--

Today's review was Fred J. Dukes, The Blob. Being fat and angry, he looks a lot like South Park's Eric Cartman. In honor of that, we were going to use this space to share "Block Cartman Beats," a long-ago relic … Continue reading

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The original Starjammers

Dave Cockrum was a wildly creative guy, and was constantly coming up with ideas for new characters. For instance, Marvel fans will recognize Raza and Ch'od, part of the Starjammers team: Cockrum came up with the team of space pirates … Continue reading

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Kid Omega's non-omega costumes

Oof. You dodged some bullets there, Quentin. And now, some more OAFEry:Rustin's Spoils of the Week #15 Flippin' through Previews - July '11 Soon Forget: DC Direct DCeased Flippin' through Previews - October '12 ATFC '13 - Day 4: DC … Continue reading

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