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Marvel Select action figure reviews: Rhino Spider-man, arguably, has the best rogue’s gallery in all of comics; from Doctor Octopus, to Kraven the Hunter, to the Vulture, but none is more intimidating than Aleksei Sytsevich...

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Batman: Arkham City [Wave 4] action figure reviews: Deadshot As we near completion of the roster of characters from the Arkham Asylum/City games, we begin to get some of the more obscure characters mixed in....

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DC’s New 52 reboot brought a lot of awesome stuff back to continuity, one of those things being the original and best Batgirl; Barbara Gordon! In the previous DCU, Barbara was shot and paralysed by...

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Check out Barbarian Hulk on the FPI webstore here Jason Aaron’s run on Incredible Hulk was very interesting, and explored the topic that Bruce Banner, was in fact the bad part of the Hulk/Banner character....

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DC Comics Unlimited [Wave 1] action figure reviews: Hawkman & Flash (New 52) DC Comics Unlimited, for those who don’t know, is the retail continuation of the DC Universe Classics figures that have been fan favourite DC...

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Gold Diggin’ #1

December 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Down here in the Forbidden Planet International dungeon archives, I’m forever coming across treasure of all kinds: rare, brilliant, bargainous, weird, wonderful, etc. Unfortunately, the brass upstairs weren’t too keen on my original plan of hoarding it...

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Upcoming: Have a Hilda of your very own….

November 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

More great looking, limited edition (in)action figures for great looking books. First there was Felt Mistress’ Tippy from Blank Slate, and  here’s Luke Pearson’s Hilda in figure form, 8 inches of lovely vinyl, all packaged...

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Merch: The Three Doctors

September 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

All week our various branches and the the blog have been teasing on Twitter and Facebook about a new and exclusive Doctor Who box set to be announced later in the week. Well, it is...

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Craft: Hand-made rocket ships of wonder

August 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Oh ye great pulp sci-fi gods of all the moons of Mongo, but these are objects of much beauty and serious coveting – hand-made sculpture from blown-glass and metal of some gloriously retro rocket ships...

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Want Want Want: Nick Abadzis T-Shirt joy…..

August 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

I loved Laika (told you about it here) and I loved Hugo Tate (which I really, really, really must get around to telling you about), so I’m really, really hoping we’ll get the chance to...

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