palitoy

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.

MegoMuseum Special Bif Bang Pow! Doctor Who Retrospective

Live at 8:30 PM this Evening. We’re  launching a new series today “The History of ReMego” speaking about toy lines that tried to rekindle the 8 inch format created by Mego. For our first installment we’ve got president of Bif Bang Pow! Jason Lenzi to talk about their range of Doctor Who action figures. We…

ToyFair 2020: Mego 8″ DC Superheroes Update!

Previously announced at the 2019 MegoMeet convention, a lot of fans have been wondering what’s been going on with the 8″ DC Comics line that has been promised. Toy Fair is the perfect time to give you an update from Mego, here’s everything we know:   They are set to arrive in 2020, possibly summertime.…

Bizarro is back at Figures Toy Company!

The maniacal mirror image of the Man of Steel is making #MMFTCNEWS headlines again!  Bizarro is back at Figures Toy Company, as FTC has just released a retro figure variant featuring the fiercely flawed foe of Superman in a variant purple outfit! www.figurestoycompany.com has just made this new Bizarro available, which is an update to their original…

Exclusive: World’s Smallest Mego figures by Super Impulse

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This year Mego fans have two booths at Toy Fair to look foward to, the first one being Mego of course but the second belongs to toymaker Super Impulse, creator of the “World’s Smallest” line of figures, who have add the Mego Monsters to their assortment this year and we have an exclusive first look!…

Exclusive Reveal: Mego Stan Lee and Twilight Zone

Toy Fair is this weekend we’ve been treated to some advanced sneak peeks from Mego Corp. Official higher resolution photography will be released after the fair but after months of waiting, we’re excited to be showcasing Stan Lee and the Kanamit from the classic Twilight Zone episode “To Serve Man”. Please these are early prototypes…

Exclusive first look at Mego Wave 8 Monsters

Toy Fair is this weekend we’ve been treated to some advanced sneak peeks from Mego Corp. Official higher resolution photography will be released after the fair but after months of waiting, we’re excited to be showcasing The Fly, Mr. Hyde and Harold the Scarecrow. Please these are early prototypes missing things insignias and other accessories,…

Exclusive first look at Mego Data and Picard

Well ahead of toy fair this weekend we’ve been treated to some advanced sneak peeks from Mego Corp. Official higher resolution photography will be released after the fair but after months of waiting, we’re excited to be showcasing Captain Jean Luc Picard and Lt. Commander Data from Mego’s Wave 8 Star Trek: The Next Generation…

Vintage Mego: Childhood Megos!

Total departure this week, I want to share the Mego figures I had as a kid that somehow survived childhood! I’ve shown you what I still have, now show me yours, you can hit me up in the following places: The Mego Museum Forums: www.megomuseum.com/community Mego Mania on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/megomania/ Mego Ambassadors Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/201580127134713/

Svengoolie Returns in exclusive Studio Set

Svengooli, MeTV’s venerable horror returns in action figure form courtesy of Figures Toy Company and MeTV, this time in a studio set complete with Coffin. The two previous Svengoolie action figures sold out very quickly,  so we don’t expect this new exclusive coffin version to last long. The Svengoolie studio set will be available exclusively…