Work deadlines are hitting hard at the moment, so this week’s post will have to be a quickie.
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Drawing inspiration from one of comic’s most iconic scenes The Dark Knight Returns: Superman Batman Statue was released by DC Collectibles in August 2012.
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After a gap of several years I’ve been bitten by the statue-collecting bug again, and have unearthed this creepy little gem from DC Collectibles featuring Gwen Dylan, star of DC Comics’ iZOMBIE.
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Over the last decade or so Lego has experienced an impressive upswing of popularity in modern culture. Those small multicoloured building blocks have spawned theme parks, cartoons, computer games and a surprisingly existential movie, released in 2014. Thanks mainly to some canny licensing deals — such as Star Wars, Marvel and DC Comics, to name a few — the Lego brand is now one of the most recognisable in the world. So when the company announced a few months ago that it was going to release a set featuring The Beatles Yellow Submarine, the reaction of fans wasn’t so much why, as when? Continue reading Lego: The Beatles Yellow Submarine
Over the years I’ve been lucky enough to amass a large collection of superhero statues and busts, most of which are of an extremely high quality. None though have quite the level of bone-crunching impact as this superb Batman & Killer Croc statue from DC Collectibles.
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Neil Gaiman’s The Sandman was first published by DC Comics’ mature imprint Vertigo in 1989. The story of Morpheus, an immortal being who rules over the world of dreams, quickly became a smash with readers and helped cement Gaiman as an exciting new talent in the comics industry.
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Regular readers of ‘TaintTheMeat.com will know of my fondness for Kidrobot‘s collection of vinyl toys, particularly the oversized editions. This Keith Haring limited edition, apart from being an attractive figure in it’s own right, also has the benefit of being released to support a noble cause.
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