As far as I’m concerned, Disney and Lucasfilm have knocked it out of the park with their Go Rogue video series. The fourth and final installment is out now and it’s probably my favorite. Especially the end.

The filmmakers did a stellar job showing off the new Star Wars Rogue One toys and I can’t wait to see the submissions people enter into the contest. You can check out more info on that, along with all four videos in the series below. [click to continue…]


If you’re a fan of The Iron Giant, we have the perfect coffee table book for you.

The Art of The Iron Giant is a 144 page hardcover by Ramin Zahed gives you an in-depth look at the making of the movie. The book features a foreword by director Brad Bird and includes rarely seen development art and storyboards from the Warner Bros. archives. Take a peek inside… [click to continue…]

A Glorious Dice Collection


Well, glorious unless you have OCD. You could spend hours pouring over dr_lugh‘s dice collection for issues—issues like the one r_kay noticed and commented on with the appropriate level of outrage:


Plus the dice around the edge aren’t even all the way ’round. Aggghhhhhhhh!!!!


Ashley Wood’s awesomely stylized Sixth-Scale Black Widow figure from ThreeA was unveiled last month, but it can be pre-ordered now for a whopping $159.99 with shipping slated for June 2017. It stands at 13-inches tall and features 24 articulation points, a trench coat (for spy stuff!), two pistols, and an interchangeable head with a cool mask. Check out more pics below. [click to continue…]


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Deep in the woods in upstate New York, US firm Studio Padron planted the Hemmelig Rom (or “secret room” in Norwegian) – a cozy miniature library that could have been plucked right out of a storybook.

The 200 square meter cabin is made entirely from oak and is furnished with a bed, armchair, desk, wood burning stove and walls lined with books. Apparently it’s a guest house for a vacation home, so color me jealous. I would take this over a cupboard under the stairs any day. Take a peek inside… [click to continue…]


Unlock the hero within! Or, more accurately, unlock your front door and grab that hero you left in your fridge when you rushed out the door late for work. You’ll need that lunch to maintain your energy for the quest ahead.

Indeed, the Key Armory designs keys that look like swords—famous swords like lightsabers and gunblades in fact. There’s also a version based on the Hylian shield. Check out more designs below. [click to continue…]


First, there were Samurai Star Wars figures, and then Tamashii Nations added a Samurai-style Spider-Man into the mix. Now they’ve expanded their Marvel “Movie Realization” line with a Samurai-style Iron Man. Take a closer look at the figure in the pic below. [click to continue…]


Artist Disse86 has a twisted mind. He’s taken beloved cartoon characters like Winnie the Pooh, Shrek and Totoro and turned them into hellish nightmares. Honestly, they’re a little unsettling to look at, but I’ll bet you want to check out the pieces below anyway… [click to continue…]


We’re a week away from Rogue Friday and Hasbro just revealed five new Star Wars Rogue One retailer exclusives for Walmart, Target, Amazon, Toys R Us, and Kmart.

Of the five, I’m definitely eyeballing the Black Series Shadow Trooper electronic helmet and the programmable R2-D2, but all five look pretty solid.

There’s a slight spoiler on the Jyn figure packaging/description, so if you’re trying to stay unspoiled, this is your warning. Check out all of the details on the lineup below. [click to continue…]