I’m in the mood to post some pretty pictures, and I’m also feeling a little nostalgic, so in an attempt to scratch both itches at once I’m going to take a quick look at the movie poster artwork for Gerry Anderson’s Thunderbirds Are GO, from 1966 and Thunderbird 6, from 1968. Continue reading Thunderbirds Are GO and Thunderbird 6 movie posters
Star Trek: The Original Topps Trading Card Series was published by Abrams ComicArts and celebrated the series of bubblegum cards originally released by Topps in 1976.
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Work deadlines are hitting hard at the moment, so this week’s post will have to be a quickie.
Continue reading Finn 4.5″ vinyl toy from Titans/Cartoon Network
This will come as little surprise to diehard sci-fi fans but yesterday, 8th September, was the 50th anniversary of the broadcast of the first episode of Star Trek. To help celebrate the US Postal Service has released four commemorative stamps saluting the beloved TV show.
Continue reading Star Trek Forever stamps (2016)
Released – or should I say unleashed – by Kidrobot in July 2013 this six and a half inch vinyl figure features a pallid and gruesome Zombie Bart Simpson. Now he truly is a little monster. Continue reading Kidrobot’s Zombie Bart
Released by Kidrobot to coincide with the 500th episode of The Simpsons this six-inch vinyl toy celebrates the show’s creator Matt Groening. Continue reading Kidrobot’s Matt Groening
Kidrobot have been releasing vinyl toys based on characters from The Simpsons for over six years now, in both three-inch (sold in blind boxes) and limited edition six-inch versions. Their choice of which character receives the oversized treatment has always been a little eccentric (their Homer Buddha for example) but Day of the Dead Homer surely takes the biscuit, or churro if you’d prefer. Continue reading Kidrobot’s Day of the Dead Homer