Archive for May, 2008

Remember this: The News Today March 20, 2008 – 7:34 pm Woke up this morning and the first thing I did was turn on the ‘puter. There, sitting in the inbox, was the first email regarding The Colossus Collection. And it was a doozy. It was EXTRAordinary. Thats all I am going to say for […]


This Is Funny!

14May08

I found this funny pic here.


Original Art X-men Colossus Sketch Card Classic 2.5 inch by 3.5 inch (baseball card-size) Sketch Card Signed and dated. Also signed on rear in gold ink. Original hand drawn and painted, unique 1/1 sketch card by comic artist Lee Horner. On high quality 140lb 300gsm watercolour paper. The medium is watercolour and ink. I picked […]


Gene Colan

12May08

One of our own is sick. Gene Colan – one of the great artists of the Silver Age.  “Best known as one of the signature artists of the Marvel Comics superhero Daredevil, its cult-hit series Howard the Duck, and Marvel’s Tomb of Dracula, considered one of comics’ classic horror series, he was inducted into the […]


Boy, am I glad to see this picture. Although I had read a rumor somewhere that the new X-Men cartoon was going to have Colossus in it, the debut trailer (which is over 3 and half minutes long) doesn’t have a single shot of the Russian Heavyweight. The trailer looks good, but I really like the […]


Only ‘free’ comic I have picked up (so far) is the X-Men one: Ok – so I learnt something this year – see all those ‘free’ comics? They aren’t free to retailers – they cost money – a reduced rate of course but in the region of $0.25 to $0.37 each. So be nice and […]


Marvel Legends – Hasbro Wave 3: Brood Queen Series – X3 Colossus The X3 Colossus comes in two versions – a grey and a silver – both came in the post today. I am not a big fan of the Marvel Legends series – there just always seems something… off… about the sculpts. In this case the […]


Iron Man

01May08

So I saw Iron Man today. It was damn good. Right up there with X2 and Batman Begins – and I think it will be a great (and perhaps greater) rewatch. Favreau & Downey Jr. are a golden team, Marvel Studios has its first bonefide hit – just wait til those grosses come in… $100 […]