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.

Monster General Store launches Super Monsters line with Dracula Vs Frankenstein

Monster general store

The Monster General Store, the brainchild of Actor/Director Daniel Roebuck (The Munsters), MarketingCreative Director /Illustrator Pete Bregman, and Toy maker Brent Sorenson (Brentz Dolz) is releasing itsfirst officially licensed Action Figures.Dracula, Frankenstein, Dr. Shocker and Igor are making their toy debut as part of the line of Monster General Store’s Super Monsters. The more famous…

Mego World’s Greatest Super-Heroes 50th Anniversary Red Tornado Box Artwork

The World’s Greatest Super-Heroes 50th Anniversary Red Tornado Box Artwork With the power of cyclone-force winds, Mego is bringing fan favorite, Red Tornado, to the 50th Anniversary World’s Greatest Super-Hero collection! The Red Tornado was created by supervillain Dr. Morrow to defeat the Justice League. Red Tornado “contemplated the nature of good and evil and…

New Type S dark green muscular body from Figures Toy Company

Figures Toy Company Type S

Get ready for some retro figure smashing and crashing with Figures Toy Company’s latest offering! Another new Type S body will be in stock this fall that will allow collectors and customizers a chance to make some powerhouse creations. Look for the new Type S dark green muscular body from FTC! Whether you want to…

Mego Meet Exclusives now available at White Elephant Toyz!

White Elephant Toyz Exclusives

Jason from White Elephant Toyz dropped us a line that the remaining exclusives from this summers Mego Meet 2023 are now up for grabs at WhiteElephantToyz.com but I’d act fast because once these are gone, they aren’t coming back. Here are some of the inspired items he’s created. Mego Meet 2023 Prom Night 2 pack-…

The World’s Greatest Super-Heroes 50th Anniversary Firestorm Box Artwork

Mego FireStorm Figure

 Mego Corp is continuing the 50th Anniversary World’s Greatest Super-Heroes celebration with 8 all-new classically styled Mego DC Comics action figures! Fan favorite Firestorm is making his Mego debut! (F.I.R.E.S.T.O.R.M.) was a project dealing with matter transmutation at Hudson University. In an unforeseen accident, student Ronnie Raymond and Physicist Martin Stein were caught in a reactor explosion. The two…

12″ Type S bodies from Figures Toy Company #MMFTCNEWS

12" Type S Bodies- MMFTCNEWS

This week’s #MMFTCNEWS is big news for collectors and customizers of Figures Toy Company’s retro style figures! Hot on the heels of their Type S 8 inch retro bodies which features updated construction and articulation, FTC is releasing the Type S bodies in the 12 inch format! Collectors of toy lines like FTC”s 12 inch…

Toy-Ventures: Mego Meet @Power-Con Recap!

Toy-Ventures: Mego Meet @ Power-Con Recap

Toy-Ventures covers last week’s Mego Meet, which was a show within a show at Power-Con! We talk about the latest Marvel comics news from Mego Corp, take a look at the show floor and then I share my haul, which was pretty incredible. Check out the PlaidStallions store for Toy-Ventures magazine, Tura Satana and much…

Mego Corp Reveals from MegoMeet/Powercon

Mego Meet Reveals

From the Mego Meet panel at Power-Con, we have the exclusive first look at the upcoming Mego World’s Greatest Superheroes, Star Trek, and other lines, including Firestorm, Deadman, Bizarro, Two-Face, Ted Lasso, Willy Wonka Oompa Loompa, Krampus, Creepshow Creep Christmas Edition, Star Trek Talosian, Star Trek Andorian, Dr.Fate, Clarke Griswold from Christmas Vacation, Annabelle, Brainiac,…

Mego Exclusive Big Lots Worlds Greatest Superheroes

Mego Superheroes Big Lots

Mego Superheroes Big LotsAfter Marvel, the second most fantastic announcement at this weekend’s Mego Meet was the Big Lots exclusive Mego 50th Anniversary Superheroes coming this September. We’ve been granted an early look at the variants. Superman has been detailed to resemble the Fleischer Superman. The outfit is a deeper blue, the belt is now…