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Monstrous Mondays: Monster Orbs
Countdown to Halloween / Holidazed / Plastic Kingdom

Monstrous Mondays: Monster Orbs

Remember Masters of the Universe? Specifically, do you remember the Meteorbs, the transformable egg-shaped beings that became mostly animals? They were, of course, an idea made by Japanese toy company Takara, as most good toy ideas from the ’80s were. The Meteorbs only made one appearance on film, in an episode of She-Ra, Princess of Power, … Continue reading

Frightening Fridays: Zombie Dance Sugar Cookies
Artsy Fartsy / Countdown to Halloween / Holidazed

Frightening Fridays: Zombie Dance Sugar Cookies

I love Halloween-themed food. Everyone loses their mind about pumpkin spice, but I’m all about the Monster cereals and Halloween-themed baking. Hand me a box of Trader Joe’s Joe-Joes with jack-o’lantern faces on them, and I’ll murder the box (while at the same time being sad that they’re all gone). Hand me a baking challenge … Continue reading

Weirdo Wednesdays: Mr. Monster (Sort Of)
Comic Bookery / Countdown to Halloween / Flea Market Finds / Holidazed

Weirdo Wednesdays: Mr. Monster (Sort Of)

Have you ever been rifling through your comics and stumble upon something that makes you say, “What the heck?!?” I was looking for something else to cover for today’s post, but once I ran across this gem, I couldn’t resist. This random comic is from the early days of Dark Horse. Apparently in 1987, Wacky … Continue reading

Monstrous Mondays: Monster High Bootlegs
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Monstrous Mondays: Monster High Bootlegs

In my travels to Orlando this summer, my pals and I discovered a world of Chinese knock-off toys the likes of which we’d never seen. Seriously. We spent about an hour taking pictures, laughing, and making purchases. We found everything from a line of Dino Ninjas  (like Dino Gary) to a PCP videogame system to … Continue reading