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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.

Top Five License we want Mego to do next

Since Mego’s triumphant return in 2018, we at the MegoMuseum have compiled a list of the Top Five Licenses that we’d like to see Mego do next and to keep it interesting, we didn’t consider Marvel Comics or Star Wars. Agree or disagree with our list? It’s all good, let us know your thoughts in…

12″ Heroes Launch this December from Figures Toy Company

If you’re an avid reader of #MMFTCNEWS every Friday, you already know that big things are in the works over at Figures Toy Company.  FTC has a huge run of retro figures in the works, andDecember is going to bring forth one of their biggest releases yet!  Make room for foot tall figure fun as FTC releases their new DC…

Mego Face of the Screaming Werewolf: Mint Off Card Review

  A new episode of “Mego Museum Mint off Card”, where we de-card a new Retro Figure and let you explore what’s inside. Our subject this week is the Lon Chaney Jr from “Face of the Screaming Werewolf” from Mego Corp, shipping to Target stores right now! We also do a bonus segment on Mego’s…

Wave 3: Captain Kirk in Green Shirt

A welcome sight at wave three reveals is Captain Kirk in his classic Green tunic, something Mego fans have wanted for decades. Wave three is set to be released at Target stores in November but some of them are popping up right now, check your stores! Shop for Mego on Ebay and each click supports…

Wave 3: 14″ Batman and Joker first looks

These sightings of wave 3 are just zooming in and we’ve got some very early sighting photos from the wave 3 14″ Superheroes which includes a Blue version of Batman that has a corrected neck. And this is exciting, our first look at wave 3’s The Joker! Shop for Mego on Ebay and each click…

Mint Off Card: Mego 14″ Superman

A new episode of “Mego Museum Mint off Card”, where we de-card a new Retro Figure and let you explore what’s inside. Our subject this week is the 14 inch Superman from Mego Corp, shipping to Target stores right now! We also do a bonus segment on Mego’s history with larger versions of the Man…

Exclusive First Look at Black Canary by Figures Toy Company!

Nothing beats a classic, especially when that classic happens to be one of DC Comics’ most famous female characters!  In a previous installment of#MMFTCNEWS, we revealed that Figures Toy Company was putting plans in motion to add a Black Canary retro figure to their large assortment of items, and today collectors can finally take their…

Mego Buck Rogers Display at the 1980 Toyfair

The MegoMuseum was fortunate enough to receive some wonderful “Behind the Scenes” photos from Mego Corporation in 1980 that we’ll be sharing over the coming weeks.  While the folks in this photo aren’t identified (but we’d love to know who they are) we can identify that this is the show room for the Mego Buck Rogers…

KISS Returns to Figures Toy Company due to Popular Demand!

Things are heating up at Figures Toy Company, thanks to the hottest band in the world! Two of FTC’s most popular KISS collaborations are making a comeback, because12-inch both the Alive! and Dressed To Kill retro figure series are set for a re-release! Both the 8 inch and 12 inch versions of each of these…