2011
Aug 
7

R.I.P.

Filed under: Uncategorized — Nomad @ 12:40 pm  

On a non-Joe related note, our community lost 22 of the very best men within the last 48 hours. I only hope that their families and loved ones are able carry on.

R.I.P. gents.

Hooyah.

2011
Apr 
13

Forums Offline

Filed under: Uncategorized — Cmderinchief @ 9:10 pm  

The forums are off line for some database maintenance.  Thanks for your patience.

2011
Mar 
22

Dynamo Labs preproduction art.

Filed under: Uncategorized — Nomad @ 3:13 pm  

Raptor over at Joe Customs spotted these images on the blog of Dynamo Development Labs. For those unaware, the folks there were responsible for the Xevox toy line designs, as well as some work on Sigma 6.
Dynamo vamp Dynamo Labs preproduction art.

More of their concept illustrations (as well as some other toy lines) can be seen here.

You can also discuss in the forums here.

2011
Mar 
20

Forums up!

Filed under: Uncategorized — Nomad @ 12:01 am  

Yes, the forums are really up and running. Please read all rules before posting. You can follow the tag above, or head there directly: Here.

2011
Feb 
16

Testing, testing, 1 – 2 – 3…

Filed under: Uncategorized — Cmderinchief @ 3:11 pm  

This is a test of the emergency posting system.  If this had been an actual post the thread you would be reading would be followed by a post by Nomad.  This concludes this test of the emergency posting system.

2010
Aug 
7

Issue #3!

Filed under: Uncategorized — Nomad @ 6:27 pm  

Newsletter #3, the All-Canadian issue, available today at the Canadian Joe Convention!

2010
Jul 
9

Sideshow announces new Flint Vs. Zartan statue diorama.

Filed under: Uncategorized — Nomad @ 4:22 am  

Nothing wrong with including some current news, I guess.

Anyway, Sideshow updated their site with pictures of a new statue, Flint vs. Zartan, in 2 separate versions. Check them out here:

Flint vs. Zartan

2010
Jul 
6

Issue #2 is now online!

Filed under: Uncategorized — Nomad @ 3:57 am  

That’s right! Issue #2 from the 2010 GIJoeCon is now up – just follow the link over on the right to take you right to the newsletter. This issue features a behind the scenes peek at the Rise of Cobra movie, a review of the unproduced red DTC HISS tank, an article on unproduced Sgt. Savage figures, a review of the International G.I.Joe Action Figure Guide, and a Collection Spotlight on yours truly. Check it out, and let us know what you think!

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2010
Jun 
16

Argentina Blue Storm Shadow – Revealed!

Filed under: Uncategorized — Nomad @ 4:20 am  

Among the hundreds, if not thousands of strange international variations out there to collect, this Argen “Blue” Storm Shadow has definitely raised some suspicion. (And with good reason.) These were first discovered back in the early 2000′s by some collectors directly from Argentina; during the influx of left-over stock that was being imported by U.S. toy dealers. Only being released in the C.O.P.S. set (usually packaged with a random PAC RAT toy), this Blue Storm Shadow figure was the only one different than the standard figures released on blister cards.

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2010
May 
14

Donors

Filed under: Uncategorized — Nomad @ 9:52 pm  

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I just wanted to post a personal thank you to those who have sent in donation money. When I first put up the tab, I wasn’t expecting nearly such a supportive response. Thanks you.