Show Posts

This section allows you to view all posts made by this member. Note that you can only see posts made in areas you currently have access to.


Messages - Mikey D

Pages: 1 ... 4 5 6 7 8 [9] 10 11 12 13 14 ... 222
121
Hall of Justice / Re: DC Universe Classics Club
« on: March 29, 2012, 12:13 PM »
Platinum and Tin
Mirror Master

122
Finished ASoS over the weekend and it's my favorite of the three so far.  Had a few things spoiled by reading some of the Westoros Wiki entries for certain dead characters (prior to finishing the book), but that didn't diminish my reading and enjoyment of the book.

Has it been confirmed that this book will be two seasons?  It almost has to be given the length and the amount of **** that happens.  The Red Wedding seems like a nice, but shocking, end to the first season if they go that route.

Can't wait to see this book on the small screen.  Now to sign up for HBO - season 2 starts Sunday.

123
Middle Earth / Re: LOTR Legos
« on: March 23, 2012, 11:21 AM »
http://thelordoftherings.lego.com/en-us/default.aspx

Bios and pics of the Fellowship characters...

124
Did my marathon viewing of season 1 over the weekend.  Fantastic stuff.  I think everyone was cast perfectly and like so many others think, thought the Imp stole the show.

There were a few parts that I don't recall from the book (like the Flower Knight giving Renly a BJ) but that's probably because the cast of characters is so large and there's so much going on.

Now I'm debating if I want to watch season 2 weekly or wait until the DVDs come out.  Not because I'm not looking forward to season 2, but because the weekly wait is going to suck.  I like being able to watch back to back episodes (or in some cases, back to back to back to back to back).


125
I have my season 1 set coming from Amazon and will be watching as soon as I get it (first time).

I just finished Clash of Kings last night and immediately started on Storm of Swords.  Thinking about getting HBO just for season two.

126
The Bullpen / Re: 2011/2012 Marvel Legends
« on: February 20, 2012, 08:39 AM »
Found my set yesterday at Target.  It's great to finally see Legends return to the shelves.  I refused to buy the Universe figures out of protest (and not wanting to start another collection in another scale), so it's been a long time since I bought a Marvel figure (other than the occasional two pack).

Terrax was one of my biggest wants and he doesn't disappoint.  He's going to look great on the Galactus / FF / Space shelf.  Klaw's a little disappointing in his size, but at least it's good to get another classic villian on the shelves (same with Constrictor, although I like him better.  Must be the better costume).  Steve's got a big noggin and seems to be oversized just a tad.  Hope's ok I guess, but I don't really know who she is as I'm more of a DC comic reader nowadays.  Iron Man I only really bought for the BAF piece, but it's a good representation of the Extremis armor. 

Wave 2 looks even better.  Two members of the Wrecking Crew, probably my biggest wants in the line over the years, 2 classic female villians in Madam Masque and Viper plus a classic villian BAF.  Bucky Cap is looking good also.

Time to start thinking about rearranging the shelves as I'm quickly running out of room between all the Marvel and DC 6" figures I have (with a **** ton more coming).

127
Joe Defender / Re: GI Joe 25th Alpine
« on: February 20, 2012, 08:24 AM »
Damn, I guess I got lucky with my Alpine.  I made a Best Offer to a seller on ebay for a bunch of unique Joes from the vehicles, 5 packs, etc (Alpine, Lift Ticket, Dusty, etc) a while back.  I think I got Alpine for something like $15.

Definitely one of my favorite figures from the 25th anniversary line.

And that canceled Snowpine looks like ****.

128
Other Toy Lines / Re: Modern Masters of the Universe
« on: February 14, 2012, 03:33 PM »
New figures shown at Toy Fair:

Spikor
Frosta
generic Snakemen 2 pack
Sir Lazer Lot (Geoff Johns character for the 30th anniversary line)

129
Hall of Justice / Re: DC Universe Classics Club
« on: February 12, 2012, 03:23 PM »
New figures shown:
Poison Ivy, green skinned
Black Mask
Rocket Red
Mirror Master (finally more ******* Rogues)
Platinum w/ Tin

130
LEGO / Re: Lego 2011
« on: February 10, 2012, 08:30 AM »
Super Star Destroyer revealed

Coming soon on Lego.com

My wife (and by extension my boys) went way above the call of duty and got me this bad boy for my birthday yesterday.  I told her she didn't have to spend that kind of money on me but I am extremely grateful.

I honestly don't know where I'm, one, going to build it and two, where I'm going to put once it's done.

131
Feedback / Re: shmashwitdaclub's feedback
« on: February 4, 2012, 07:37 AM »
Fourth props in a row to Justin for hooking me up with the new Joes that have been non-existant my neck of the woods. 

132
LEGO / Re: Lego Mini Planet/Ship/Figure Sets
« on: February 2, 2012, 10:56 AM »
$12 is the price I saw at TRU also

133
LEGO / Re: Lego Mini Planet/Ship/Figure Sets
« on: February 2, 2012, 07:57 AM »
Saw them at TRU this week as well and passed till either a sale nets me them for a ltitle less, or at least a lower pricepoint at Target/Wal-Mart (I hope).

Yeah, I hate TRU's jacked up prices.  Once they hit the Lego Store, Walmart or Target, they should be $10.  I have a $25 gift card from Xmas to the Lego Shop that I was going to use on them, but they weren't in as of last Saturday.  I think the new sets hit Lego Stores earlier this week, so they should be there next I go.

134
Joe Defender / Re: GI Joe Retaliation - The Toys!
« on: February 1, 2012, 04:02 PM »
First look at the new movie toys

http://www.usatoday.com/life/comics/story/2012-02-01/GI-Joe-Retaliation-movie-toys/52918456/1

Other than the Halo helmet, I'm kind of digging the Joe Trooper

135
Joe Defender / Re: 30th Anniversary Line
« on: January 30, 2012, 07:51 AM »
So I still have some Joe's to get rid of.  Someone on another site basically backed out of buying these from me:

1x Lifeline
1x Airtight (Renegades)
1x Law & Order (Renegades)
1x Sci-Fi
1x Techno Viper
1x Scarlett (Renegades)
1x Cobra Trooper (Renegades)
1x Ripcord (Renegades)
1x Tunnel Rat (Renegades)

$9.62 each (my cost).  Thankfully I still have a receipt to return these if no one wants them.

I'll take them all except Scarlett, Ripcord and Tunnel Rat.  I'm tired of trying to find these in the stores.  Shoot me a PM to discuss.

Pages: 1 ... 4 5 6 7 8 [9] 10 11 12 13 14 ... 222