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Vintage Mego: Captain Americar (Worlds Greatest Superheroes)

Vintage Mego this week looks at the Mego World’s Greatest Superheroes Captain Americar, which was released in 1976 and only sold for one brief year. Why did Spider-Man and Captain America even get cars? We discuss that and more in the week’s installment. Join us at MegoMania: https://www.facebook.com/groups/megomania Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwYta3nz_7FAzPvP8FPSgpg?view_as=subscriber  …

Vote for your favourites in the 2021 MegoMuseum Kubby Awards!

  Another year has passed and that means the annual Kubby Awards return to salute the best in ReMego figures for the year as picked by you, the fans. The Kubby Awards (named after the late Neal Kublan, former VP at Mego)  looks at ReMego figures released in 2020 that are not straight reproductions of…

Mint Off Card: SWAMP THING by Figures Toy Company

Mint off Card takes a look at the new 8″ Retro Figure from Figures Toy Company, SWAMP THING! One of my favourite characters from DC Comics. Get Swamp Thing here: www.figurestoycompany.com Mego Mania Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/megomania Mego Museum Forums: www.megomuseum.com/community Buy Toy-Ventures Magazine issue 1 here: PlaidStallions Toy-Ventures Issue One (September 2020) Limited Edition Gift…

PlaidStallions Toy-Ventures Issue 2 Announcement and Pre-Orders

PlaidStallions Toy-Ventures Issue 2 is now available for pre-order. http://www.megomuseum.com/odeon/store/products/ Issue two covers a number of genres and has some exciting new voices from the hobby. H.R. Puppet Stuff! By Kroffty This colourful piece tracks the careers of the legendary Sid and Marty Krofft through puppet merchandise, it will make you smile. The Lost Outer…

Vintage Mego: Japanese Planet of the Apes

Vintage Mego this week talks about how Toy Maker Bullmark marketed the 1974 Mego Planet of the Apes line in Japan. They did a very unique and quite wonderful job of marketing this iconic toy range. Check out Hunter’s Planet of the Apes archive: https://pota.goatley.com/ MegoMania on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/megomania Buy Toy-Ventures Magazine issue 1 here:…

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/…

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…

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…