The Little Book of Fantastic Four is a small celebration of a very big comic book. Continue reading The Little Book of Fantastic Four (Taschen, 2017)
Over the last couple of weeks I’ve been rooting around in the Taint The Meat Vault of Movie Nostalgia (a.k.a. my attic) when I came across these excellent action figures based on Universal Studios range of classic movie monsters. Continue reading Universal Studios Monsters: Frankenstein action figure by Sideshow Toy (1999)
Time for another look at some of my favourite book cover illustrations. This week it’s the turn of Geoff Taylor’s covers to the UK editions of The Belgariad, the best-selling 1980’s fantasy series by David Eddings. Continue reading Paperback covers #9: Geoff Taylor’s covers to The Belgariad
The Simpsons hit its 20th anniversary in 2009 and to celebrate the United States Postal Service released five eye-catching stamps featuring the world’s most popular cartoon family. Continue reading The Simpsons Stamps (2009)
I’m in the mood to look at some more terrific USPS stamps. Continue reading DC Comics Super Heroes stamps (2006)
Marvel Masterpieces 1994 Edition was a trading card collection by renowned fantasy artists The Hildebrandt Brothers and featured paintings of heroes and villains from the Marvel Comics universe. This batch concentrates on the last cards in the collection, #121-140.
Continue reading Marvel Masterpieces 1994 Edition Trading Cards by The Hildebrandt Brothers, cards #121-140
The Movie Art of Syd Mead, Visual Futurist is a new hardback art book celebrating the career of one of the film industry’s most distinctive and influential concept artists. Continue reading The Movie Art of Syd Mead, Visual Futurist (Titan Books, 2017)