May 232016
Topps adds new television show Preacher to its TOPPS NOW™ brand

The Topps Company is adding another great entertainment license to its portfolio with the addition of the new AMC original series Preacher. The first cards for the television show will be available May 23 – the day after the first episode airs – under the TOPPS NOW™ line. A set of five physical trading cards [… read more]

Jul 172015
Hallmark 2015 SDCC & NYCC Exclusives

So you missed the San Diego Comic Con and all the goodness of the Hallmark Exclusives? Guess what? You will get another chance at the New York Comic Con in October. itty bittys® Plush – Boba Fett™ & Han Solo™ in Carbonite Boba Fett and Han Solo in Carbonite become the latest in Hallmark’s itty [… read more]

Jun 222015
Funko Science Fiction Mystery Minis

By now you have all seen these Funko Science Fiction Mystery Minis around, but I am just now getting around to reviewing them. As I have just posted my collection of them on Gemr. As you can see I don’t have them all and I don’t feel like I have to track down the ones I’m [… read more]

Jan 012015
DS9 Look-a-Like Timepiece

Hammacher Schlemmer has a product that looks just like Star Trek’s Deep Space Nine and it only costs $31,000! The The 24th Century Time Machine is not an officially licensed Star Trek item but the resemblance is clear (as is the name). So why didn’t the manufacturer’s foot the bill and go ahead and get the [… read more]

May 042013
Star Wars Day Free LEGO Build at Toys R Us

Today, Saturday May 4th (aka Star Wars Day), Toys R Us is having a special LEGO promo to build a mini Star Wars ship from the new Cartoon Network show The Yoda Chronicles airing May 29th at 8pm. The LEGO ship you can build is the mini-version of Jek-14’s Stealth Starfighter. The TRU site says it is for children 5 [… read more]

Apr 292013
Star Trek Fighter Pods Series 1 Checklist

First there were Star Wars Fighter Pods, then there was Spider-man, now we have Star Trek! Since Hasbro hasn’t seen fit to make their site live yet here is a checklist of the Star Trek fighter Pods for all you geeks, like me, out there. (I will be doing one for the Kre-o toys as [… read more]

Jan 102013
Godzilla Plush Slippers

I was so excited when I saw that they Godzilla Plush Slippers are still available! Since I have been loving my Furry Adventurer slippers so much maybe I will go ahead and get these other big feet to stomp around in and smash tiny cardboard Tokyos with! Product Description: Now you can knock down buildings and [… read more]

Jan 042013
Hobbit Feet Slippers Are Loads of Fun & Comfy Too

I know they are called Furry Adventurer Slippers (as they are not officially licensed and are only inspired by The Lord of the Rings), but I like to call them my Hobbit feets. I got myself a pair of these for Xmas and a second pair for a friend. Not a huge fan of slippers. [… read more]

Nov 022012
Big Bang Theory Soft Kitty Hoodie

I first spotted the soft kitty hoody at and then had a chance to see it in person at the Philadelphia Comic Con last year (2011) at the‘s ginormous stand. I think it was at that point that I decided to purchase one for myself, although I did not buy it at the [… read more]

Jul 122012
LEGO Systems Celebrates a New Theme Each Day at San Diego Comic-Con

Surprises abound for fans as construction toy maker unveils new playsets, life-sized models, mystery builds, contests and one-of-a-kind giveaways in support of popular licensed properties. SAN DIEGO, July 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON — LEGO Systems, Inc., the world’s leading construction toy manufacturer, unveils its largest ever San Diego Comic-Con presence with a [… read more]