Archive for Cartoons

Children’s shows being rebooted

Children’s shows being rebooted

The whole ‘reboot thing’ in general is something I want to address properly in a future post. Is it good? Is it bad? Does it keep franchises alive and allow our children to appreciate a property we loved? Or does it ruin or dilute our…

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Top Ten Cartoon Theme Tunes

Top Ten Cartoon Theme Tunes

Another difficult list here. If you ask me next week I might change the order of this list. And if I was focussing on best intro sequences I might order it a bit differently too. But for this one I was focussing on the music…

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Masters of the Universe Panini sticker album

Masters of the Universe Panini sticker album

Panini sticker albums were a huge part of my childhood. I had this Masters of the Universe one as a child but I never managed to complete it and I didn’t hold on to it. I picked this complete one off eBay and it’s all…

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This A1 M.A.S.K. poster from 1987 is a thing of beauty

This A1 M.A.S.K. poster from 1987 is a thing of beauty

This M.A.S.K. poster is huge. And it’s amazing. Just check out that artwork. If I had gotten this when I was a kid it would most certainly be adorning my bedroom wall. Not sure my wife will allow it just now though. One thing M.A.S.K….

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Transformers Legacy: A book review

Transformers Legacy: A book review

Transformers Legacy: The Art of Transformers Packaging. This book was first advertised about 9 months ago as far as I remember. And it got delayed once too. So the pressure was on for it to be worth the wait, when it finally arrived a couple…

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Top Ten – Cartoon Villains

Top Ten – Cartoon Villains

We all love our cartoons from the 80s but what would these cartoons be without villains? How can you have goodies without any baddies? Here is my own personal rundown of the meanest, scariest, terribliest villains from the cartoons that we’ve loved over the years….

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Possibly my favourite magazine of all time

Possibly my favourite magazine of all time

I love magazines. There’s just something about them that I love. It’s a medium which gives you a glossy interface into a niche interest which, when done well, can feel like you’re enjoying a conversation with like-minded friends. Your Sinclair is probably my all time…

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G.I. Joe v Action Force

G.I. Joe v Action Force

This is my first blog post as a part of the League of Extraordinary Bloggers. Check out the original post for this week. The theme this week is ‘Yo Joe!’. I’ve had a strange history with G.I. Joe to be honest. I know it’s massive…

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