I cannot get over this shirt, not only is it a very early piece of Aquaman merch but it’s the Filmation Aquaman! I loved that cartoon as a kid/kidult and this is just too good but sadly, I’m an XL.
If there is a better symbol for the phrase “It was a more innocent time”, I’ve never seen it.
I’m fond of the weird toys of Durham Industries and this awesome Spider-Man makes you want an object that you really don’t have any use for.
I’m not sure which is stronger, my love for Buck Rogers or my love for Presto Magix? I may never know the answer to that but I know I’d like to own this.
Here’s another insanely cool thing from Japan. A Ron Ely Tarzan model kit? Did I miss a meeting? Ahhhhh!
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Mego Knock Off Headquarters– The leading group discussing 70s Dime store knock-offs and bootleg action figures, we talk vintage toys and not others. We know the difference between Astro Apes and Action Apeman. It’s a fun group where we talk about Lincoln International, AHI, Mighty Gary, Tomland, Bogi, Demo Man, Mortoys, and other generic greats.
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