Tag Archives: Retro

April 24

The Mighty Hercules Cartoon (1963-1966)

One of my favourite TV shows as a kid, that my mom absolutely detest, was The Mighty Hercules cartoon.

August 17

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Classic Collection Retro Figures (2013) from Playmates Toys

Day four of my Teenage Mutant Turtles week brings us back to the beginning! Well, almost.  These are figures that were released in 2013 by Playmates toys to give fans of the original 1988 TMNT line another opportunity to get them!

March 06

“Weird” Al Yankovic Retro Style Figure by NECA Toys (Sponsored by Silver Screen Toys & Collectibles)

Weird Al has been a fixture in my music diet since I was a child. I loved his parodies and the blending of numerous songs into his polkas but most of my favourite stuff where his original songs.

September 12

Quick Look – Animal (The Muppets) from Diamond Select Toys

Ask anyone who knows me what my top three entertainment properties of all time are and they should be able to name Star Wars, Masters of the Universe, and The Muppets. I could go into one of my classic diatribes about what The Muppets mean to me and maybe I will down the road, but […]

July 03

Movie Maniacs Chucky by McFarlane Toys

Sometimes you get a gift and it blows you away. You totally remember who gave it to you and when you unwrapped it. For me, this is one of those gifts!

June 19

Friday the 13th & A Nightmare on Elm Street Killer Trivia Game!

I think that those who are now following the site and those who know me personally know I love the Friday the 13th and A Nightmare on Elm Street franchises. This game came out in 2005 and featured questions from both franchises!

June 12

Mint in Package – Ultimate Warrior Figures by Jakks Pacific & Mattel (w/a Diatribe and Some History)

If you know me or have followed this site over the past few months it’s no surprise I’m a wrestling fan, although I may be more of a critic now who just wishes we were back to the Attitude Era of WWE or at least having some competent story lines and writing.

June 11

Mint In Box Rewind: Movie Maniacs Series 3 Figures – McFarlane Toys

I took a look previously at some figures from McFarlane’s Movie Maniacs series one and two. Today I’m going to wrap up my MIB Rewind features on this line  for the regular sized figures as this article contains the last Movie Maniacs figures I own in the six inch scale. I have two more larger […]

May 12

Quick Look: A Nightmare on Elm Street 3 Screen Grabs by Mezco

Today, as I’m getting ready for something Friday the 13th themed for tomorrow (hint – it’s probably pretty obvious), I thought I’d do a quick look a collectible I have.

May 04

Mint in Box Rewind: Movie Maniacs Series 2 – McFarlane Toys

Recently, I gave some history on the Movie Maniacs line from McFarlane Toys and showed the figures I had collected from Series One. If you missed it, you can catch up HERE. For this feature, I’ll be looking at figures I cherry picked from Series 2 way back in 1998. Let’s get going!

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