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David Bowie Proves “The Next Day” Is The Perfect Time For A Comeback

bowie next day featIt’s not every day that we run music reviews, but then again, it’s not every day David Bowie returns from a decade-long retirement, either.  But the Thin White Duke is back, and his new album “The Next Day” is already a strong contender for album of the year.
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Custom Korner: DC Universe Transmetropolitan’s Spider Jerusalem

One of the best Vertigo characters ever was crusading gonzo journalist Spider Jerusalem, star of Warren Ellis and Darick Robertson’s brilliant Transmetropolitan.  Spider was only released once in toy form, so it seemed like time to do a modern take.

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Mattel’s Scott Neitlich Addresses Castle Grayskull

grayskull-feat-toyfairThere’s changes coming for Mattel’s show-stopping Castle Grayskull playset, and Scott Neitlich is on the forefront, offering as many details as possible to collectors.

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The X-Files Gets A Season Ten (In Comic Book Form)

xfiles-no-1-idwChris Carter will “Executive Produce” IDW’s new X-Files comic series, which is being considered canon.

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Custom Korner: Fun With The Zombie Viper

Not every custom has to be super involved… some of the coolest and most fun figures to build involve very little effort, like my tweaks on the GI Joe Zombie Vipers.

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Behold Pizzanomicon– The Pie Of Pure Evil

DO NOT OPEN THIS PIZZA!

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Custom Korner: The Avengers SHIELD Agents

This week, we pay tribute to the unsung heroes of Marvel’s Cinematic Universe– SHIELD agents Phil Coulson and Maria Hill!

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Custom Korner: DCUC Super Powers Kalibak

With Mattel finally releasing the Super Powers colors Penguin in their new Batman Unlimited line, it’s time to spruce up that Kalibak and make him a better fit to complete the new take on the legendary Kenner line.

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Custom Korner: GI Joe Duke & Stalker… Sideshow Style

Scaled-down versions of two of my favorite Sideshow 1/6 scale figures.

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Custom Korner: Marvel Universe Valkyrie

It took years before Valkyrie finally got an action figure, but she’s still missing from the 3.75″ Marvel Universe… I thought it was time to address that.

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This Week On “The Facepalm Over The Django Toy Controversy”

You can’t make this shit up. Well, apparently somebody could.

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Mattel Wants To Know Why You Don’t Like He-Man Anymore

Did you give up on Masters of the Universe? Mattel wants to know why.

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Custom Korner: Red Sonja

I don’t tend to do commissions, but I’ve customized a fair share of gifts for friends over the years.  That’s how this 6″, Marvel Legends-style Red Sonja came to be.

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Too Cool: The White House Responds To Death Star Proposal

I had a feeling President Obama’s administration were a cool bunch of people, and their response to the “We The People” proposal to build a real-life Death Star proves it.

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Custom Korner: Marvel Universe Jubilee

Hasbro’s Marvel Universe Jubilee had some good stuff going for her, but her modern look can’t hold a candle to her 90’s X-Men style, so I fixed that.

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