Mail Call: G.I. Joe V.A.M.P. (1982)

Mail Call: G.I. Joe V.A.M.P. (1982)

   This came in the mail today, a Hasbro G.I. Joe V.A.M.P. from 1982. There are a few issues with it, such as the steering wheel is wrong, the guns are pretty beat up and the roll bars are busted in two spots. No worries, I love it.    Clutch, on the other hand is in [...]

My Vintage Shopping Day Finds for Under $20

My Vintage Shopping Day Finds for Under $20

   Today was somewhat of a free day for me. I took it off for one reason, but something else came up. All of that aside Mrs. Multiverse and I went out for Sushi then visited a few local antique malls. Here is my haul, all for under $20 (US).   Mystery Figure    First [...]

Wonder Woman: Princess of Themyscira Statue

Wonder Woman: Princess of Themyscira Statue

   Inspired by the character's ties to Greek mythology, the Wonder Woman: Princess of Themyscira Statue reimagines her as a classical Greek sculpture. Paying homage to the famous Venus de Milo, the marble-colored polyresin statue measures 12 inches from the base of the plinth to the top of the spear and features gold-accented versions of [...]

Avengers of the 1950: What-If Marvel Animates this Story from 1978?

Avengers of the 1950: What-If Marvel Animates this Story from 1978?

   Back in the late 70's I picked this incredible story up in a bulk buy deal. It was my very first "What-If" comic, and it blew my mind. The concept of a story set in a version of the Marvel universe that never existed was incredible to me. I think it is prime fodder [...]

Big Jim’s P.A.C.K. – Dr. Steel

Big Jim’s P.A.C.K. – Dr. Steel

   For a very long time I've wanted to do this design. It is from Jack Kirby's illustration of Dr. Steel from the packing for that classic Mattel toy. Recreating the line art using nothing by shapes was a pain, but it's scalable to any size. As what is virtually the digital inker of the [...]