Unboxed

Unboxed: NECA Ultimate John Connor (SDCC Exclusive)

After waiting for what seemed like forever, my ultimate John Connor finally arrived. I didn’t even wait to take pictures of it in the box, I just opened it right up. I have been looking forward to this figure for a long time. All the other exclusives I wanted I struck out on, except this one. (more…)

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Unboxed: Mezco Toyz One:12 Collective Clown Prince of Crime Joker Action Figure

When I saw this figure in New York a couple of years ago, I knew I wanted it in my collection once it was finally released. 

Plus, now that he is finally here, he can play the perfect advisory to my Onyx Sovereign Knight Batman.  I like how Mezco takes the risk and comes up with versions of their comic book characters that are uniquely their own.  I think this was one of the reasons I liked the look of this figure so much. (more…)

Unboxed: NECA Friday the 13th (2009) Ultimate Jason

NECA makes a lot of awesome figures that cross quite a few different genres.  This can be problematic when faced with two figures you want and only one in the budget.  After what seemed like a dry spell, NECA’s shipping calendar is all of a sudden full.  It also doesn’t help that summer is here, and with the kids out, my Target runs have become less frequent.  Take my latest trip for “toilet paper” for example.  (more…)