5 Awesome Things on eBay this week

Popy World Heroes Ultraman carry case– I adore this piece, it’s the Darth Vader carry case but with Ultraman. I already have one of these but they’re so cool, they need pointing out.   Peter Pan Empire Strikes Back Record-  Dig that off-brand cover! I want to see that movie. Also, I bet the “Now […]

5 Awesome Things on eBay this week

Marvel Superhero Action Stand Ups by FunStuf Stuff like this, made the 70s childhood better, beautiful, colourful standees of superheroes that we had no real need for but look at them! Battlestar Galactica 8-track Nothing screams “1978” more than this, absolutely nothing. Hong Kong Phooey 7-11 Cups-  I was not aware this was a thing, […]

Toy-Ventures: 80s toy find!

   My friend dropped off a box of his childhood toys, so let’s take a look through this awesome time capsule of childhood friends! PlaidStallions Toy-Ventures Magazine #2 is now available and it’s been called “not only an entertaining read, but it’s also an impeccable work of reference” by PopCult. FACEBOOK GROUPS FROM PLAIDSTALLIONS […]

5 Awesome Things on ebay this week

Italian Tomland Star Raiders Morlock- Oh Tomland was an insane toy company, they made so many copyright infringing toys from Star Wars to the Bionic Man, they were one cheeky organization and this seller has tons of their action figures, if you ever wanted to collect Knock-Offs, well this is the time. Shogun Warriors Goldarak […]


After Mattel ceased production of the Shogun Warriors brand in 1980, Popy’s parent company Bandai decided to forge ahead and market their characters in the United States themselves. They branded the line of diecast robots GoDaikin which combines the Japanese words for alloy “gokin” with the word for big “Dai”.  Many of the characters chosen […]

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 […]

Limited Edition Puma Man/Brick Mantooth Now Available

proud to announce that the limited edition Brick Mantooth as Puma Man figure is now available for order. This limited edition figure is based on the 1980 Italian classic Superhero series made famous by “Mystery Science Theatre 3000” and features gorgeous card art by Robyn Adams and some wonderful work by LaserMego.com  Proceeds of these […]

Plaid Stallions Limited Edition Gift Sets Now Available

Rather than crowdfund the next issue of Toy-Ventures magazine, we whipped up these gift sets full of merch we’ve created in the past. Just that thing for the retro fan in your life. Thanks for indulging me, more content soon! OUR STORE: http://www.megomuseum.com/odeon/store/products/ Issue 1 of Toy-Ventures magazine is available here: http://www.megomuseum.com/odeon/store/products/plaidstallions-toy-ventures-issue-one-september-2020/ Mego Knock Off […]

Pod Stallions 83: Creature from the Black Lagoon

It’s October and that means nothing but monsters and horror and we kick it off with a discussion of one of our favourite monsters ever, the Creature from the Black Lagoon. But, we’re us and we veer off into a million directions with discussions about Monster Cereal and Christmas displays being put up too early. […]