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.

The History of Mego Tarzan: New Video Short

Mego Museum Presents the history of Mego Tarzan, a complete overview of one of the earliest and shortest-lived figures in the Mego World’s Greatest Superheroes line. Check out our Mego playlist for MegoMuseum short films, restored Mego commercials, unboxings of new Mego figures and live feeds from the annual Mego Meet convention: Narrated by Jason…

Mint Off Card: Frankenstein by Mego Corp.

Time for another Mego Museum Mint off Card episode where we de-card a new Retro Figure and let you explore what’s inside. Our subject this week is the wave two Frankenstein from Mego Corp, shipping to Target stores right now! This review has a special section discussing Mego’s history with our big green friend. Tell…

Meet the Creeper!

2019 is not far off, and over the past few months Figures Toy Company has let everyone know that they can expect big things from the world of DC Comics retro figures as we close out 2018 and head into the new year. In this week’s #MMFTCNEWS, another new face for FTC’s World’s Greatest Heroes…

Mint Off Card: Blue Falcon from Figures Toy Company

Time for another Mego Museum Mint off Card episode where we de-card (or in this case we unbox) a new Retro Figure and let you explore what’s inside. Our subject this week is the new Blue Falcon from the Dyno Mutt TV series from 1976! Blue Falcon was one of my favourite characters growing up…

The Penguin is on the loose!

Last time it was The Riddler.  Before that it was Bane.  Now, in this week’s #MMFTCNEWS, another rogue is revealed, one that is joining the fight against the Dark Knight.  It’s a new version of an old favorite, as The Penguin is coming back to Figures Toy Company to ruffle some feathers as part of…

First Look: Mego Cliff Claven from Cheers

Another Mego Wave two figure that’s made its way to market extra early is Cliff from Cheers! They nailed the John Ratzenburger likeness on this one and how. You can see all the updates on the 2018 selection over at our new Mego Corp 2018 Wing of the Museum!   Shop for Mego on Ebay and each click…

Exclusive Mego Reveal: Kris Munroe from Charlies Angels

  Another reveal popping up at Target stores across the USA is the Wave 2 Charlie’s Angels Kris Munro figure. We’ve created a new wing to the Museum, the 2018 Mego Corp section, it contains everything we know about wave 1 and wave 2. Check it out here.   Shop for Mego on Ebay and…

Mego First Look: Wave 2 DC 14″ Superheroes

  Wave two of Mego has been slowly sneaking into Target stores across the country and one lucky MegoMuseum reader has all of it! They’ve graciously provided us with an early look at what we believe to will be one of the most collectible lines for the new Mego Corp. Above is the new Green…

Mint Off Card: Jimi Hendrix

Time for another Mego Museum Mint off Card episode where we de-card (or in this case we unbox) a new Retro Figure and let you explore what’s inside. Our subject this week is the new Jimi Hendrix action figure from the Mego Corp “Music Icons” series and it’s one i’m kind of excited about. What…

A double shot of the Riddler from Figures Toy Company!

A rather questionable character is the subject of today’s #MMFTCNEWS! Figures Toy Company is once again pulling back the curtain on their upcoming collectibles assortment so that FTC fans can get their first look at two new retro Riddler figures! Slated for released in a new wave of the popular Batman Retro Series, the new…