Toys & Collectibles Archive

  • Hello! How has your week been? Mine has been the usual geeky fun. We're still enamoured by <em>Fortune and Glory</em>, breezing through the Indiana Jones movies so we have more quotes to add during gameplay. I also just bought a copy of <em>Willow</em> the Board Game as a birthday present to myself.

    Inter-Galaxy Portal News RoundUp 12th July 2013

    Hello! How has your week been? Mine has been the usual geeky fun. We're still enamoured by Fortune and Glory, breezing through the Indiana Jones movies so we have more quotes to add during gameplay. I also just bought a copy of Willow the Board Game as a birthday present to myself.

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  • Considering what a cult movie Jim Henson’s <em>The Labyrinth</em> is, it seems amazing that it’s taken over 20 years for <em>Labyrinth</em> collectibles to become available.

    Labyrinth Hanging Goblin by Plan B Toys

    Considering what a cult movie Jim Henson’s The Labyrinth is, it seems amazing that it’s taken over 20 years for Labyrinth collectibles to become available.

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  • Regular readers will probably have heard me mention a little store that Webmonkey Rob and I like to hang out at in Edmonds, called Otherworlds. It's a wonderful little steampunk store owned by Brynn Watson and Ahren Paulson who I got to sit down and chat with when they weren't busy running board game groups and decking customers out in gorgeous corsets and bustles.

    Interview: Otherworlds

    Regular readers will probably have heard me mention a little store that Webmonkey Rob and I like to hang out at in Edmonds, called Otherworlds. It's a wonderful little steampunk store owned by Brynn Watson and Ahren Paulson who I got to sit down and chat with when they weren't busy running board game groups and decking customers out in gorgeous corsets and bustles.

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  • Tweet I am feeling pretty good this week. Not only have I finished the first draft of my latest novel, but the TARDIS is completely done. Okay, I lie. Not completely. I still have to find a ridiculously small handle for the “pull to open” sign, but until I dig […]

    Inter-Galaxy Portal News RoundUP 14th June 2013

    Tweet I am feeling pretty good this week. Not only have I finished the first draft of my latest novel, but the TARDIS is completely done. Okay, I lie. Not completely. I still have to find a ridiculously small handle for the “pull to open” sign, but until I dig […]

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  • Four months, countless hours of labour and dollars, I am finally able to reveal the #mysteryproject I have occasionally tweeted about.

    Project TARDIS Studio

    Four months, countless hours of labour and dollars, I am finally able to reveal the #mysteryproject I have occasionally tweeted about.

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  • Tweet Anybody who has spent even a short time on this website knows that I am a massive fan of the movie Aliens. It’s my all-time favourite film. So of course, I absolutely adore the M41A pulse rifle, the weapon of the Colonial Marines. Is the pulse rifle the most […]

    Matrix M41-A Pulse Rifle

    Tweet Anybody who has spent even a short time on this website knows that I am a massive fan of the movie Aliens. It’s my all-time favourite film. So of course, I absolutely adore the M41A pulse rifle, the weapon of the Colonial Marines. Is the pulse rifle the most […]

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  • Tweet It’s not cheap being a geek. You know how it is, Quantum Mechanix announces the release of some cool new Firefly item and you have to have it. So I look for bargains wherever I can, and one of the places I like to look, is over at Geek […]

    Interview: Dan Abend of GeekDealHQ

    Tweet It’s not cheap being a geek. You know how it is, Quantum Mechanix announces the release of some cool new Firefly item and you have to have it. So I look for bargains wherever I can, and one of the places I like to look, is over at Geek […]

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  • Tweet Hope you all had a good week. It’s been another fairly quiet one at IGP. Webmonkey Rob was out of town, but now he’s home. We spent the week enjoying the rare blue skies here in Seattle, and settling in to catch up on new episodes of Doctor Who […]

    Inter-Galaxy Portal News RoundUp 5th April 2013

    Tweet Hope you all had a good week. It’s been another fairly quiet one at IGP. Webmonkey Rob was out of town, but now he’s home. We spent the week enjoying the rare blue skies here in Seattle, and settling in to catch up on new episodes of Doctor Who […]

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  • Tweet A few weeks back our local gaming group got to try out a brand new Steampunk-themed card game called Sky Thieves, created by Seattle local Lieutenant Randolph AKA Bill Clark. In Sky Thieves each player gets to be the captain of an airship. The goal of the game is […]

    Interview: Sky Thieves Designer Bill Clark

    Tweet A few weeks back our local gaming group got to try out a brand new Steampunk-themed card game called Sky Thieves, created by Seattle local Lieutenant Randolph AKA Bill Clark. In Sky Thieves each player gets to be the captain of an airship. The goal of the game is […]

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  • Tweet Another week has gone by and the “mystery project” is still at a standstill, although I do plan to take a small step with that tomorrow. Let’s see, what else have I been up to this week? I played a cool game called Sky Thieves which is a Munchkin-style […]

    Inter-Galaxy Portal News RoundUp 22nd March 2013

    Tweet Another week has gone by and the “mystery project” is still at a standstill, although I do plan to take a small step with that tomorrow. Let’s see, what else have I been up to this week? I played a cool game called Sky Thieves which is a Munchkin-style […]

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