Thursday, April 8, 2021

Adieu Galaxy Express 999 - the Happinet Gashapons

Harlock and Arcadia, Happinet, China, 2007

Hoshino Tetsuro with campfire, Happinet, China, 2007

Hoshino Tetsuro with Lord Mecha, Happinet, China, 2007

Queen (special chase figurine), Happinet, China, 2007

Emeraldas holding Maettel, Happinet, China, 2007

Maettel pointing to the sky, Happinet, China, 2007


(detail)

Emeraldas with Tochiro's hat, Happinet, China, 2007


Maettel sleeping, Happinet, China, 2007

Saturday, April 3, 2021

To the moon and back... eating cookies !

Tintin, LU (biscuits)
Hergé 1994


This figurine was a promotional item in the days when biscuit packages still had some freebies ! There were 5 figurines in total (Tintin, Haddock, Snowy, Thompson and Thompson) + the moon rocket as a keyholder. There were also other gifts, like little puzzles and so on. Oh, good times...

Friday, April 2, 2021

Tetsu....gantor

Tetsujin 28, ?, Singapore, 2008-2009

He's back... the Pinocchio-nozed robot !

This is another colour... (see here)... I still need to find goldy !

Thursday, April 1, 2021

Captain SD /Super Deformed

Captain Harlock, Vance Project, 2007, Japan

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Vigilantes in the sewers

Leonardo, Playmates, 1988, China


Donatello, Playmates, 1988, China


Footsoldier, Playmates, 1988, China



Sunday, March 7, 2021

Feathers and drumsticks

 

Indian Joe, Alps, Japan, 1960's

Quick, a selfie !

Super Sentai Dekaranger (2004-2004), China


Monday, February 15, 2021

Black and blue and exploring the galaxy !

Yonezawa, Japan, 1970
Space Explorer Robot



 

Monday, February 8, 2021

Robo Force - Suction Sargeant Robot

Robo Force Sargeant, CBS Toys, 1984, Hong Kong


Saturday, January 23, 2021

Sunday, January 17, 2021

1.21 Gigawatts ?!

Delorean Time Machine, Playmobil (Geobra)
Germany, 2020

After their great Ecto-1 from Ghostbusters, this is the second movie vehicle Playmobil launched earlier this year. Comes with all the gimmicks. And Doc... and Marty... and Einstein !!!




 

Thursday, January 14, 2021

Feeling badly motivated ?

R5-D4 droid, Hasbro, China


With Kenner R2

 

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

It's bath - time Bruce !

Batman Bubble Bath, Grosvernor,
United Kingdom, 1992
 

Monday, January 11, 2021

Sunday, January 10, 2021

Tatooine's pimp mobile



Landspeeder (diecast) 1978, Kenner, Hong Kong

They could have made one with a roof and some air-co...  come on... the planet has two suns... I am sure you were baked to death before reaching your destination in that thing.

Thursday, January 7, 2021

Monday, January 4, 2021

Hey, don't steal my candy !

Pez, Austria, ?

Lucky Luke has the Daltons, Uncle Scrooge has the Beagle Boys... (Les Rapetou in French, Irmãos Metralha in Portuguese, ...)

Not the brightest of thieves if you ask me...

Sunday, January 3, 2021

Duke Fleed AKA Actarus

Somebody has to pilot the greatest robot of them all - ad this task lays in hte hands of the prince of planet Euphor.

King Arts, China, 2018

Duke Fleed 






Saturday, January 2, 2021

Bacon for the beast...

Rancor, Kenner, 1984, Mexico

Jabba's pet has to be one of the scariest monsters of the original trilogy...

Friday, January 1, 2021

The Force is strong in the Familly !



Merci Mam !

Star Wars minicube - Noëlle de Terwangne - 2020