The Monster Squad (1976)

When anybody mentions Monster Squad the squad that appears in my mind is from 1976. The Monster Squad is a television series produced by D'Angelo-Bullock-Allen Productions that aired Saturday mornings on NBC from September 11, 1976, to September 3, 1977. This Saturday Morning program was my jam. Via Wikipedia: The monsters, wanting to make up for the misdeeds of their [...]

Super7’s SilverHawks ULTIMATES! Now Soaring!

The latest addition to the Super7 ULTIMATES! lineup comes straight out of the Galaxy of Limbo! The first wave of SilverHawks ULTIMATES! figures includes their leader, Quicksilver, and the intelligent and extremely strong Steelheart, as well as the villainous mob boss Mon*Star and his robot henchman Buzz-Saw! These cartoon-accurate, made-to-order, highly articulated, deluxe action figures [...]

A Long Time Ago, On TV Sets Every Saturday Morning… CARTOONS

Tis the season, well once upon a time this was the season for new cartoons to be released on Saturday morning. The Saturday Morning preview shows would usually air the Friday evening before the premier the next morning. These programs would usually be in the form of a variety show and they would create a [...]

The Rise and Fall of Saturday Morning Cartoons Toy Galaxy Dan walks us through the entire history of Saturday Morning Cartoons. Back in my childhood I couldn't fathom a time where there would be no Saturday Morning Cartoons on TV. Heck, I would have never even foreseen the fact that I don't even watch broadcast TV any longer. When I was 5 [...]

My 70’s Saturday Morning

So, it's Saturday morning and I woke up at 0500 hours. What could I possibly do? Well I could fire up some old School Saturday morning fun. That's exactly what I decided to do. My theme was Live Action programs. I began with "Land of the Lost" and went down the rabbit hole from there. [...]