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Short post. I picked this up on eBay after months of deliberation. Lets face it the toy prototype market is subject to many fakeries (word?). And to drop the almighty dollar on something that has no resale value is not something I like doing. I’ve stated this before – I like commercially available things – […]


When Lego announced the Brick Headz line I was fairly indifferent. I was watching a video on YouTube of someones Lego room and they had the Marvel ones sitting on a shelf; it piqued my interest. They looked awesome. A week later there was a 3 for 2 sale at the local toy shop and […]


I am still here… despite being consumed by work and the gym and family… blah, blah, blah. So this years Con. As per usual I look longingly from afar half a world away. I may never get to nerd out in SD but I will not stop picking up exclusive swag. This years haul includes: […]


This year we got the following Colossus news/stuff: 1.Hasbro X-Men Marvel Legends Wave 2 – Colossus Figure announced. Some nice actual pics over at http://marveltoynews.com/   2. Tom Whalen Mondo X-Men Pins featuring Colossus:   3. Funko Dorbz X-Men 3-Pack featuring Colossus:


A new Colossus figure! In the romper-suit costume. I like the gauntlets though…


Funko Phantom

21Aug15

Mine!


  Colossus looks AWESOME!!! Click to embiggen!   Empire magazine has posted a trailer breakdown with Director Tim Miller and there is a nice titbit of info on page 2: Tim Miller: He should be this monstrous guy, and they actually let me make him seven-and-a-half feet tall. I did actually call Daniel Cudmore to […]


Colossus returns to the big screen in Deadpool – the official trailer was shown last night at the San Diego Comic Con and featured our favorite hero about half-way through. (Various versions on youtube.com, though Fox are on the case taking them down so no promises) Unfortunately Daniel Cudmore has stepped aside, instead we have […]


James Horner

23Jun15

As I am sure you’ve heard James Horner died yesterday. A hugely successful film composer he is perhaps best know for his work on Braveheart, Avatar and Titanic. However his best work, in my opinion, is the score for Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan. “Khan” is still, and perhaps always will be, the […]