Celebrate Alien Day with New Alien Merchandise

Happy Alien Day! We know it’s a marketing event designed to sell stuff, but it sure beats National Boss Day. For that last couple years, 20th Century Fox is been declaring April 26 “Alien Day.”  This marketing event is inspired by LV 426, the planet where the crew of the Nostromo first encounter the xenomorph eggs in … Continue reading Celebrate Alien Day with New Alien Merchandise

Kenner’s Coolest Controversy: 1979 Alien Action Figure

Celebrate Alien Day With The Kenner 1979 Alien Action Figure So, 20th Century Fox has created a new Monster Kid holiday with the  first ever ALIEN DAY on April 26th, and it’s being billed as a global celebration of the ALIEN franchise. The day will be marked by all sorts of special festivities and product releases, not … Continue reading Kenner’s Coolest Controversy: 1979 Alien Action Figure

(Video) Monsterama Episode 22 – Alien Movie Props

Alien Movie Props in The Bob Burns Collection We wrap up the Monsterama series with a monster movie that is near and dear to me.  On the heals of Star Wars, I was space crazy like most other pre-teen kids of the late 1970s.  But I had never lost my love for monster movies.  Famous … Continue reading (Video) Monsterama Episode 22 – Alien Movie Props

(Toy Fair 2018) Super7 Debuts New Universal Monsters & Planet of the Apes Collections

Toy Fair 2018 Spotlight on Super7 Super7 is best known for resurrecting the legendary 3.75 inch action figures in the retro Kenner-style and a fan-fave with many classic monster collectors for it’s original run of Universal Monsters figures released while ReAction was licensed by Funko. Well, based on what Super7 just showcased at Toy Fair 2018, … Continue reading (Toy Fair 2018) Super7 Debuts New Universal Monsters & Planet of the Apes Collections

Collecting Monsters @ San Diego Comic-Con 2017

Finding Monsters Amidst the Mayhem   Obviously, San Diego Comic-Con has a much broader pop culture and  entertainment focus than Monster Bash or Monsterpalooza, so seeking out new and interesting classic monster, retro Sci-Fi and vintage fantasy film memorabilia takes a bit of effort. Well, your roving reporter with an eye for magnificent –and not-so-magnificent … Continue reading Collecting Monsters @ San Diego Comic-Con 2017

(News) 2017 Halloween ComicFest T-Shirt is a Monster Rally

Check Out This Halloween ComicFest T-Shirt! If you’re like me (and you probably are since you’re reading this website), Halloween is your favorite holiday! That’s why it’s never too to start planning your next Halloween activities.  For the past six years, Diamond Comics Distributors has organized Halloween Comicfest as an October counterpart to their hugely … Continue reading (News) 2017 Halloween ComicFest T-Shirt is a Monster Rally

Classic Monster Comics – Marvel’s Godzilla

The King of the Monsters Rampaged Through The 1970s Marvel Universe Godzilla King of the Monsters #1 (Marvel Comics Group,  February 1977) Look Out America! The Mightiest Menace of Them All is Coming Your Way! Written by Doug Moench Drawn by Herbe Trimpe & Jim Mooney Lettered by Joe Rosen Colored by Janice Cohen About GODZILLA KING OF THE MONSTERS … Continue reading Classic Monster Comics – Marvel’s Godzilla

(Video) Monsterama Episode 4 – Stan Winston Creature Creator

Monsterama Episode 4 – Stan Winston Creature Creator Stan Winston is the creative genius behind an amazing number of screen monsters – from the Alien Queen in Aliens to the dinosaurs of Jurassic Park.  Who could forget the iconic Predator or any of the Terminators? Thanks to Stan’s talents, we don’t have to. Stan passed … Continue reading (Video) Monsterama Episode 4 – Stan Winston Creature Creator

Monstrous Auction Prices Paid for These Monster Movie Puppets

These Puppets All Claimed Quite a Price at Auction Puppets.  We all know they’re basically creepy and evil. And Hollywood movies have given us some of the creepiest. Here are 5 horrible examples of monster movie puppets you should try not to think about too much. The Wrath of God – Raiders of the Lost … Continue reading Monstrous Auction Prices Paid for These Monster Movie Puppets

Top 10 Most Valuable Movie Monster Props

Top 10 Most Valuable Monster Movie Props & Costumes Ever Sold at Auction We love our movie monsters and we love collecting them in al their forms.  From creatures from outer space to beasts from the ocean depths, movie makers have spent decades creating monsters to keep us on the edge of our seats. Here we take … Continue reading Top 10 Most Valuable Movie Monster Props