Action figures are addictive, I’ve learned.I’ve been buying a lot of toys collectibles lately. It all started with the “Breaking Bad” Walter White action figure I bought on impulse while my wife was shoe-shopping several weeks ago. From there, it was just a hop, skip and a jump to purchasing all of the first wave of the “Star Wars” Black Series Six Inch Action Figures. I mean, my love for “Star Wars” predates my “Breaking Bad” fixation by several decades, and if I’ve got love enough for Walter White to purchase his likeness then it’s a slap in the face not to pay homage to Luke, R2-D2 and company in a similar fashion. And tell me that they don’t look freaking awesome hiding out on the shelf above the fireplace.Read More
Each week on 15 Minutes of Fiction…with Fictional Frontiers, Host Sohaib Awan will highlight the best in genre entertainment.Read More
This week, we speak with Michael Crawford, the founder of Captain Toy—the “go to” source for reviews of high and low end genre collectibles—as he reveals the winners of the 2011 Poppies, awarded to the best in collectibles as determined by over 50 industry leaders, toy companies, and professionals.Read More
I don’t mean to “toy” with your emotions…Read More
Not going to make it to San Diego Comic Con this year? Don’t feel bad. We’ve got you covered with all the best stuff here at Suvudu. While comic books are still a very big party of what Comic Con is all about, companies promoting video games, television programs, movies and more are all at [...]Read More
Above:Baroness, Pablo Hidalgo, and Cobra Commander at SDCC.
(Photo by: Nicole Love)
Pablo Hidalgo, author of the Del Rey book G.I. JOE vs COBRA: The Essential Guide, dropped by our booth at San Diego Comic Con. He signed copies of the book for fans and later took a few minutes to speak with us about his [...]
There are all kinds of good reasons to go to Comic-Con: the freebies, the previews of upcoming projects, the chance to meet your favorite author or illustrator, the opportunity to attend professional or informational panels, chances for interviews, autographs, and networking. And then there’s the other reason: the spectacle.
I spent a lot of time at [...]
Really? Ten days? I had to do a double-take this morning when the calendar alert began popping up on my computer, but it’s true. In ten days, the world’s largest comics, science fiction, fantasy, and gaming culture convention will open it’s doors and take in a population base larger than the town I grew up [...]Read More