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AKA Brian. Curator/helper monkey on the Mego Museum. Webmaster/Creator of Plaidstallions.com . President (and sole employee) of Odeon Toys. Freelance pop culture writer, toy historian and author of the book "Rack Toys: Cheap, Crazed Playthings" which is now available. Shoe size is 15 wide.

Vintage Mego: 12″ Buck Rogers

  Vintage Mego looks at in our humble opinion, is one of the nicest range of action figures produced by Mego, the 12″ Buck Rogers line. However, it’s not without its problems. Join us and our special guest, Marty Abrams, talking about Mego’s 1/6th scale revival in the late 1970s. Get Toy-Ventures Magazine here: http://www.megomuseum.com/odeon/store/products/…

#MMFTCNEWS FTC announces a huge tie-in to the President toy line

  Figures Toy Company’s Presidential Series of retro figures has made history in the toy world while focusing on US History; it has allowed people around the world to collect of the world’s most notable leaders. With news that current President-elect Joe Biden would be joining the line in the future, FTC is proud to…

Mego Straight Jacket Hannibal Lecter First Look!

  Mego has graciously given us another surprise reveal today in the form of the upcoming straight jacket variant of Hannibal Lecter from “Silence of the Lambs”, truly how many of us picture the character.  You can Pre-Order Hannibal and dozens of other Mego characters from Entertainment Earth, proud sponsor of the MegoMuseum!    …

Mego 1978 REImagined Catalog Project (Mint Off Card)

Let’s talk about the Mego 1978 REImagined Catalog project, a fan labour of love and how it managed to predict the future and what we hope still happens like Mego Star Wars. DOWNLOAD YOUR FREE COPY HERE: PDF COPY OF 1978 REImagined   You can Pre-Order Q and dozens of other Mego characters from Entertainment…

#MMFTCNEWS Figures Toy Company adds 46 to the Presidential Series

Politics are the hottest topic in the world right now, and it’s even stretching into the realm of retro toys! The Presidential Series produced by Figures Toy Company has featured a variety of collectible US Presidents dating back to the very first one! While not every President has been produced by FTC, that is the…

Mego Willy Wonka First Look!

We have a very sweet treat today that won’t give you cavities, a series of gorgeous photos of the upcoming Mego Willy Wonka figure that will make you act like Veruca Salt. You can Pre-Order Willy and dozens of other Mego characters from Entertainment Earth, proud sponsor of the MegoMuseum!   You can Pre-Order Q…

Mego Ultraman : Mint Off Card First Look!

  Mint Off Card gets an early look at the highly-anticipated Ultraman figure from Mego Corp. What Ultra characters would you like to see next from Mego? Special Guest Music by the Gothees! https://www.youtube.com/user/thegothees you can order Ultraman at Entertainment Earth https://www.entertainmentearth.com/s/mego/c?id=ME-002202116 Mego Ambassadors Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/MegoAmbassadors/ MegoMania https://www.facebook.com/groups/megomania/ Subscribe to the MegoMuseum Newsletter here…

Mego Hammer Dracula : Mint Off Card Review

  Mint Off Card gets an early look at the highly anticipated Christopher Lee Dracula figure from Mego Corp. What Hammer Horror characters would you like to see next from Mego?   you can order Dracula at Entertainment Earth https://www.entertainmentearth.com/s/mego/c?id=ME-002202116 Mego Ambassadors Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/MegoAmbassadors/ MegoMania https://www.facebook.com/groups/megomania/

The Action Jackson Post Cereal Promotion?

From the “we learn something new everyday” file comes this cereal box submitted to us by Kevin and Clem of the Mego Action Jackson and Friends Facebook group. This post cereal box depicts a promotion where will two box tops of post cereals and $1.50, a child could not only get their own Action Jackson…

Mint Off Card: Mego Creature from the Black Lagoon Review

The Gillman is loose! We’ve been granted early access to one of the most talked-about Mego figures of the year, the Creature from the Black Lagoon. We not only de-card the Creature but also compare him to the earlier version released back in 2010. Also coming this week: Mego Christopher Lee Dracula. you can order…