Happy Anniversary Turtles

What else can possibly be said about the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles? Since 1984, the TMNT have been a media juggernaut that has become something of a rarity over the last decade. The Turtles have had their influences known in the realms of animation, video games and even breakfast cereal. It is not a dramatic […]

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just the basics: the whole story

just the basics: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles a look back at the best damn action figures ever made For Nicole- My wife and best friend For Rob- The King of the hosers Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: just the basics Back in 1988, a toy company called Playmates released the greatest action figure line in toys […]

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One More Day: a retrospective

There are certain stories that stick with us as we age. Many of us never forgot the moment we read about Omri bringing plastic figurines to life with a magic cupboard and key. Some of us will never forget about a kid named Alexander and how he had a rough day once. Many of us […]

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DC’s Identity Crisis

The secret identity is a common superhero trope that has endured since the thirties and possibly even longer when you consider the breadth of fiction. While it is a common storyline to have a superhero’s secret identity compromised in some way, it’s never really been something that has any real lasting effects on the hero […]

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