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WARPO’s Legends of Cthulhu Toyline to Appear at SDCC this week!

WARPO’s Legends of Cthulhu Toyline to Appear at SDCC this week!

July 24, 2014 - 2 Comments

In the one bit of SDCC news I’m actually excited to share this year, retro toymakers WARPO revealed this week that they’ve partnered with Diamond Distributors to bring their LEGENDS OF CTHULHU action figure [...]

The Official Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Treasury [Review]

The Official Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Treasury [Review]

July 22, 2014 - 3 Comments

I recently stumbled upon this little slice of 90s nostalgia while looking for a list of TMNT crossover comics on ebay—a search inspired by IDW’s recent announcement of there TMNT/Ghostbusters mini-series. While I did [...]

Inside The Shell: Jim Lawson’s Tales of Turtles, Tunes & Potato Chip Wrasslin’ [Interview]

Inside The Shell: Jim Lawson’s Tales of Turtles, Tunes & Potato Chip Wrasslin’ [Interview]

July 22, 2014 - 2 Comments

Photo credit: Kathy Lawson Those of us who grew up as comic book geeks in western Massachusetts all felt a close connection to the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. I mean, how could you NOT [...]

Massive Fantastic Unveils “The Birnkrant Collection: A Guided Tour”

Massive Fantastic Unveils “The Birnkrant Collection: A Guided Tour”

July 22, 2014 - (0) comments

Our good friend, Eric Millen, from over at Massive Fantastic recently shared with us a pretty cool documentary that he put together with legendary toy designer and collector Mel Birnkrant. The doc, entitled The [...]

Teenage Mutant ‘Knitting’ Turtles: A Look at the TMNT Knitting Book

Teenage Mutant ‘Knitting’ Turtles: A Look at the TMNT Knitting Book

July 21, 2014 - 1 Comment

Growing up we saw plenty of companies trying to make some fast cash on movie and toy trends by trademarking things like Teenage Mutant Ninja Tortoises, STARSWAR, ROBERT COP, Spader-Man, Transmogrifiers, Ace Team and [...]

IAM8BIT Hosts “Cowabunga! 30 Years of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” TMNT Art Show

IAM8BIT Hosts “Cowabunga! 30 Years of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” TMNT Art Show

July 21, 2014 - (0) comments

WHERE: iam8bit 2147 W. Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90026 HOURS: Thursdays: 3pm to 9pm Fridays: 3pm to 9pm Saturdays: 1pm to 10pm Sundays: 12pm to 6pm DATES: Saturday, July 19 — Sunday, July [...]

Monday Morning Videomania #95

Monday Morning Videomania #95

July 21, 2014 - (0) comments

Lucio Fulci’s Gateways to Hell Faux NES Trailer From the twisted minds of Doc Terror, Frank Browning and Sean O’Connor comes an insanely cool 8-bit tribute to Italy’s Godfather of Gore, Lucio Fulci – [...]

Austin Geek Girl—Danni Danger—Receives 2014 Geekie Award Nomination

Austin Geek Girl—Danni Danger—Receives 2014 Geekie Award Nomination

July 20, 2014 - 2 Comments

In a bit of local (well, local to Strange Kids Club HQ) news, Austin geek girl and web series personality Danni Danger has been nominated as a “Top Personality” in this year’s Geekie Awards. [...]

Attention Turtles Fans — Let’s play some Mazes and Mutants!

Attention Turtles Fans — Let’s play some Mazes and Mutants!

July 18, 2014 - 2 Comments

A few weeks ago I was tooling around on Hulu trying to figure out what exactly I was in the mood to watch. I decided on just clicking on the first Teenage Mutant Ninja [...]

Fan Art Friday: Michael Anderson’s Totally TURTLE-riffic Fan Art

Fan Art Friday: Michael Anderson’s Totally TURTLE-riffic Fan Art

July 18, 2014 - (0) comments

Michael Anderson is an octopus artist/illustration whose hobbies mostly include rocking out to Disney Soundtracks and eating pizza. When he’s not doing those two things he’s busy busting out incredibly awesome artwork of the [...]