Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Monday, May 22, 2017

When Maetel meets Harlock

Harlock, Banpresto, China, 1999
Maetel, Banpresto, China, 1999

Sunday, May 21, 2017

The amazing Amazon...

Wonder Woman, Gulliver, Brazil, 1978

Wonder Woman, Justice League,
China, 2003

Happiness is a warm puppy !

Peanuts rubber figurines, Bully, China, 2010

Schroeder and Snoopy, Mc Donald's, China, 2015

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Oh bats !

Batman, DC Collectibles, China, 2015

Sunday, May 14, 2017

O.C.P. Detroit - Murphy, are you there ?

Robocop helmet, Orion Pictures Corporation, China, 1993

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

I am Groot !

Dancing Groot, Funko, China, 2017
Went to see GOTG2 yesterday with 2 friends. Welcome to geekdom and to the most improbable superheroes ever !

Sunday, May 7, 2017

These are not the figurines you are looking for...

Les Héros, IDEAL-Galoob, China, 1997
Micro Machines were very popular in the 1990's. No wonder that Star Wars got the treatment also...
A big number of playesets and spaceships were issued, as well as some packs with figurines...

Here the Belgian (French/German/Dutch) version of the heroes.

Others in that serie included :

  • Imperial Commando
  • Rebel Soldiers
  • Sandpeople
  • Imperial Soldiers
  • Jawas
  • Ewoks
  • Imperial officers
  • Rebel pilots
  • "Ice" soldiers (Hoth rebel troops)
  • Imperial pilots

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Beach racing

Race Car, ?, Portugal ?, 1960's
Not everyone could go to Porto to see the Grand Prix... But little kids could easy reproduce a circuit here on the beaches of Estoril or Ericeira...

Monday, May 1, 2017

Holly radio control Batman !

RC Batmobile, AZRAK-HAMWAY, Hong Kong, 1979

Getting ready to go and scare the cat !