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The Man Without Fear goes Pop!

February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Marvel’s Daredevil, the Man Without Fear (and soon to be a TV series too!). The Funko Pop! Vinyl series of figures has been staggeringly popular in our stores and on our website, and collectors have...

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Cracking crockery

March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Okay, these are not comics, but it is by one of our gifted comics creators who we admire rather a lot, and frankly since they look so wonderful I had to share a quick look...

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Not to be outdone by all the comics-focused Best of the Year lists we’ve been running on the blog this month, Day Johnson, Uncanny Figure Review / Worlds Apart action figure expert extraordinaire has stepped up to reveal...

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As you’d imagine, a fair few of us here at Forbidden Planet International are huge gamers. So, when speaking to our friends (and ForbiddenPlanet.co.uk affiliates) at the excellent  Sonic Stadium recently, we couldn’t resist asking...

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In the Kitchen with Alain Passard by Christophe Blain Chronicle Books If you approach In the Kitchen as a Christophe Blain book, it’s likely you’ll be disappointed. Blain’s comics have always been a vessel of...

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The Weekly 2000AD – Prog 1844

August 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

The return of Slaine gets the variant cover treatment, Simon Davis on the left, Clint Langley on the right. My natural dislike of Langley’s hyper-realistic, photo real computer manipulated art naturally prejudices me against the...

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Video: the Secret Story of Toys

August 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

We all love our collectables in the geek world – well, here’s a great short film from Anthony Ladesich, The Secret Story of Toys, which looks behind the scenes of how some of those toys...

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Metalhead After feeling rather impotent about his *ahem* weapon, Donatello salvaged a Kraang droid body and assembled a new, improved weapon; a battle droid resembling the Turtles themselves. He gave this weapon a yellow bandana...

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Calling all Lego fans….round up, round up! Series 10 of the blind bag Lego minifigures have finally been released, and what a mix of characters we have in this set! With 16 new characters for...

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No, I haven’t been cooped up in an American hotel for far too long with a psychopath for a father and numerous visions of two creepy twin girls, this is actually the name of the...

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