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5 Awesome Things on eBay this week

Spider-Man Soap- Sure, it’s probably a much more intimate relationship with Spidey than you expected BUT you’ll smell great.    Battlestar Galactica Cosmic Puzzles- I’m actually weirdly good at these and I can’t think of a better use of my time than assembling Lorne Green’s highly kissable mug.   Custom Mego Black Hole Palomino Spacecraft– […]

5 Awesome Things on eBay this Week

Nomura Yamato Water Pistol- Oh wow, I love Star Blazers and drool at every toy made to be honest. This one especially catches my fancy because i could emulate the wave motion gun.   Action Man Storybook–  I am not terribly fond of military toys (more of an Adventure Team guy) but this thing like […]

5 Awesome Things on eBay this week

Monster Puffy Stickers– There are many, many iterations of these packs and I would really love to “Collect them all” but unfortunately I have boundaries and children in college.    C-3PO chogokin TAKARA toy 1977 missile firing diecast Leave it to the Japanese to improve on Star Wars, what makes C3-PO less annoying? If he […]

5 Awesome Things on eBay this week

70s Vintage TV Paperbacks– I am completely addicted to these and buy them at every flea market i see them at. I love the work of Peggy Herz, she wrote “All About Rhoad” for gosh’s sakes..     Hasty Dracula wind up bank– I have never seen this incredibly silly toy before but I love […]

5 Awesome Things on eBay this week

Kenner’s Hugo Man of a 1,000 faces- What a wonderful creation Hugo is, I honestly think he’s a top ten toy concept of the 1970s just below Evel Knievel and the Mego star Trek transporter. I never owned one but I can remember hoping one of my friends did, unfortunately, the only kid I ever […]

5 Awesome Things on eBay this week

Hasbro Super Joe Commander– GI Joe got shrunk down and sent into Outer space in the late 1970s and it wasn’t a big hit. Also, the figures disintegrated over time, so even MOC is kind of trashed but I’m obsessed with them, they’re all kinds of gorgeous.   Peter Pan Shazam! Record: I had no […]

5 Awesome Things on eBay this week

Canadian Exclusive Battle of the Planets Record Player– This is the official turntable of my office and it’s kind of tough to find. This one works and while it’s got a little bit of wear, the price is totally fair right now.   Godzilla Puffy Stickers- Packages of these were on display at my local […]

5 Awesome Things on eBay this week

  Fairy Light Emma Peel Doll:  I’ve never actually seen this very rare doll before, i’ve heard of it in legend. I miss you Diana Rigg.     Battle of the Planet Vinyl Bag   Any Merchandise of Battle of the Planets that features the whole team and not just the leader is OK by […]

5 Awesome Things on Ebay this Week

Battlestar Galactica Lasermatic Rifle- This isn’t an easily found item, also it has nothing to do with the series itself but hey, that happened a lot in the 70s.     Welcome Back Kotter Vinny Babarino Watch– It’s always “What-O-Clock” with this fashionable gem. Seriously, how was this a thing?   King Kong Little Walker […]

5 Awesome Things on eBay this week

Mattel Godzilla Board Game- For years I’ve searched for this at shows and at flea markets but when I do see it I’ve either spent too much or it’s broken. Anyhoo, I’d sure like to play it some day.   Speaking of Godzilla– This “Godzilla” Dangler by Ben Cooper perplexes me, this is obviously not […]