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Pod Stallions 89: US Remakes of British Shows

“What do ‘Fawlty Towers’, ‘On the Buses’ and ‘Open All Hours’ have in common? If you answered ‘They’re all classic UK shows that got crappy US remakes’, you’d be right! But you’d have to add, ‘Brian & Jason also know way too much about it’. For every ‘All in the Family’, there are a dozen […]

5 Awesome Things on eBay this week

Gundam Inflatable I don’t think I’ve watched the show but I sure know those robots and designs from hobby shops and toy shows. I know there has to be fans who dig them. Aquaman Supersea Aquarium There was a time in my life where I had this killer office loaded with Aquaman merchandise and this […]

Toy-Ventures Magazine on Global News

    Toy-Ventures Magazine recently was featured on Global News in Canada (where Toy-Ventures is based) and the story went national. You can check it out here. We’re very grateful to Frazer Snowden and the Global News team for this vital exposure as a small start-up it was deeply appreciated.       PlaidStallions Toy-Ventures […]

5 Awesome Things on eBay this week

Foreign Incredible Hulk Bendy- I’m not sure what’s worth more here, the card artwork or the expression on the Hulk’s face, that’s how I look when I see the kid’s mobile phone bill. Thunderbirds 2086 UK Annual- My goodness how much I loved Thunderbirds 2086, a Japanese show called “Scienctific Rescue Team Techno Voyager” that […]

5 Awesome things on Ebay this week

Steve Austin’s Belt Buckle- Ok so it’s not the exact one but it’s the same one the Six Million Dollar man wore. Anything that gets me closer to looking like Lee Majors is a good thing, also I imagine he smells really good. 70s Star Wars rip off parachute guy from Spain- This hits an incredible […]

Five Awesome Things on Ebay this Week

Another weekly recap of all the things I sincerely can’t afford to purchase at the minute. Oh well, where would i put it? Remco Star Trek Instant TV- I have this fascination with the Remco Star Trek toys, they’re just previously existing toys with “STAR TREK” written on them but for some reason, I WANT THEM […]

Pod Stallions 63: Convention Stories

The last PodStallions we did was so much fun, we rushed back to do another, look at us being proactive! This week’s show is all about conventions and toy shows. We explore our humble first conventions (which were mind blowing to us then) and eventually get all the way to modern tales of San Diego […]

Pod Stallions 57: Amicus Films

It’s our October double shot! Episode 57 is all about the films by England’s other horror studio (even though it was run by two Americans) Amicus! We get into every film they make touching on their classic horror anthologies, Doctor Who movies and their amazing adventures with Doug McClure. We even discuss later films such […]

Pod Stallions 54: Movies of 1982

For our 54th show, we start with a brief (well for us) discussion about our thoughts on the newest actor to take the mantle of Doctor Who.  Then we dig deep into the movies released the summer of 1982. Some call it the greatest summer for movies and hey, a lot of these movies went […]

Pod Stallions Minisode 3: Records!

We’re back this week with another mini-sode and we’re talking about one of our favourite subjects, haunting record shops and collecting, of course. Mini-Sode was inspired by last weekend’s Record Store Day festivities where we talk about experiences, vinyl, collecting philosophies, soundtracks, Doctor Who. Fawlty Towers, Power Records, The Ramones, Wild in the Streets,  GI […]