Category Archives: Toys

Nanoblock comics

Christopher Tan is a Nanoblock enthusiast who regularly posts new comics-based designs on his Facebook page.  These models are typically a quarter of the size of comparable Lego designs, and I think they’re pretty cute.

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Tailor to the stars

If you want a real-life costume to match your DC Universe Online garb, head to Mr Lee’s store in Madrid, where bespoke super-suits are made to order.   A real-life Edna Mode, so to speak, but without the Spandex. (via Ads … Continue reading

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Tintin Lego

Instantly recognisable, even without the quiff !  What’s not to like ? (via The Tintin Blog)

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Marvel at my Lego

Mariann Asanuma may be a freelance Lego artist and author in her own right, somehow the knack of the brick must run in the family.  Her brothers Matt and Mike have been competing lately with Marvel-inspired creations that are quite … Continue reading

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It’s Panoramix !

Lego wizard Michael Jasper has his peers puzzled with this scene of Panoramix brewing a potion.  If you know how he does this, tell me ! (via the Brothers Brick)

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Batman generator

You’ve probably seen the “My parents are deaaad” image popping up all over the interwebs.  Now you can easily create your own stupid, zany or disturbing Batman and Robin dialogues with the Batman Comic Generator.  Neat. (Thanks to Eclecticbox – … Continue reading

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Play Alley Oop at home

This Alley Oop board game was produced by Whitman in 1936, and was put of for auction recently on Heritage Auctions.  Thanks to reader Lyle Tucker, you can now print out the game board, and play Oop yourself (after the … Continue reading

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Fold your own JLA

Matt Hawkins of Custom Paper Toys has created a whole line of JLA bobble heads for Arby’s kid’s meals.  They’ll arrive in the stores later this week, and will only be availabe for a short time.  They look good  : … Continue reading

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Hellboy Playmobil

Swedish artist Jakob Westman created a full set set of custom Hellboy-themed Playmobil figurines, including bad guys Ilsa, Rasputin, dr. Krönen and Leopold.  On his website, Jakob as more images of the set and its quite delicious lookin collector’s case. … Continue reading

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Papercraft Tintin

Gene spotted this quite cute papercraft Tintin.  Do check out his blog, as he gives quite a few pointers to similar comics-related models. (photo by Cleber Machado, who also has the large sized printable version of the model on his … Continue reading

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