The Want List: Marmit Alien Figures (Approx. 2009)
I’ve been looking for these Japanese Alien toys for a couple of years now. Please let me know if you run across an auction or website that’s selling them!
Toy Geekery: More "Farbs" Trivia!
It turns out that two more Farbs were prototyped, but never produced: Bye A Nose and Wyndan Cheeks! You can see the “protos” for these and the rest of the Farbs here!
Comic Geekery: "The King" Deserves His Own Museum
Yes, I know Graceland exists. Not that King - Jack “King” Kirby! If you’d like to see a (pop-up) New York brick-and-mortar museum for the King of Comics, please become a member and donate to The Jack Kirby Museum!
Blog Artwork Thirteen
I got a message from a Tumblr pal, so I thought I’d whip up a new piece of artwork. Who knows? Maybe it’ll become a new category!
From The Mailbag: Jace Asks About Makato-Mushi, My...
Hi Mr. Pidgeon! Two questions. Do you know where I can get one of these: http://www.flickr.com/photos/67896537@N00/467241137/in/set-72157600083711798 What are your top 5 favorite toys that you have? thanks, Jace. Hi, Jace - I bought that Makoto-Chan (or Makoto-Mushi) bendy quite a while ago, and I haven’t seen it for sale since then. I’ve tried looking on Google, Hobby Link Japan,...
...And The Sacha Baron Cohen Total Commitment...
…Michael Apted, who is currently hard at work on 56 Up. If you don’t know anything about the Up series, you can learn about it here.
Hot Toys Teases Full 'Avengers' Figure Line-Up
Hot Toys isn’t going to stop with Nick Fury, apparently. Since HT versions of Thor, Captain America and Iron Man already exist, I guess the news isn’t exactly a shock, but it’s still cool that they’ve got the license and are going all the way with it. Excelsior!
Beaver Toy Update!
I just got a call from Marco at BIC. Looks like production is truly beginning, and the new beaver toys will be finished on March 10th!
It Won't Be Too Much Longer Now
UPDATE: I just got an email asking to approve shipping box markings for the new Happy Beaver toys. We’re getting very close!
Blog Artwork Twelve
Since there’s bound to be posts about animation in the future, I whipped up a Toon Geekery icon! If you don’t know what this drawing is referencing, check out this link.
New Blog Artwork, Part Eleven
The Space Stallions clip inspired my to do a TV Geekery piece (even though I haven’t figured out how to insert an icon into a video post). I’m sure it’ll come in handy at some point!
The Other Shoe: The Full Bilko Drawing
This was drawn for a friend’s retirement party. D.J. was the best at getting great deals on stuff for us employees, so the reference seemed apt. Enjoy!
Tr!ckster Figure: Latest Revisions
Here’s the digital sculpt of the new fox design, fresh from this morning’s inbox. Much simpler and (I think) much more appealing. More developments later as they come in!