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King Kong Stands his Ground with New Star Ace Toys Statue 

New Star Ace Toys King Kong Statue Stands His Ground

King Kong is here and he is angry! I am one that loved the 2017 film Kong: Skull Island movie. It is a rehashed story line and isn’t very original but King Kong is one of those characters that is just iconic enough to not matter. With one of the next Godzilla films being King […]

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Mike Dougherty Says Godzilla is Underdog in ‘Godzilla Vs. Kong’ Fight

It’s no spoiler that we’re getting a Godzilla: King of the Monsters followup pretty darn quick by away of one of the greatest match up films in history- Godzilla vs. Kong. Production actually started on the titan-tastic rumble back in November of 2018, theoretically to keep the continuity strong. King of the Monsters director Mike Dougherty has […]

‘Godzilla vs Kong’ Gains Alexander Skarsgård as Star

Legendary Pictures and Warner Bros. upcoming matchup of the century Godzilla vs Kong is sure shaping up to be a helluva thing. Godzilla: King of the Monsters hasn’t even hit theaters yet, and the studio is going all-in on the next chapter in the saga. Alexander Skarsgård is reportedly joining the likes of Julian Dennison, Brian Tyree Henry, and […]


What’s in the Box?!: Loot Crate DX – June 2018

We mentioned a few days ago that our June subscriptions from Loot Crate came in late, and today we have the last of them from June with the Loot Crate DX. We honestly weren’t sure what to expect from them this month as the theme for this month seemed to be “Colossal”, so we cracked the box […]

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King Kong Roars Into Toy Collections from Mezco Toyz

King Kong is leaving Skull Island and taking over your toy collection. Mezco Toyz is putting out a new seven-inch version of the massive ape. The figure will also come with interchangeable hands and face portraits, and it will feature over 25 points of articulation. There is even a Ann Darrow figure for him to […]


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Kong Gets a Very Amazing, Very Expensive Statue from Prime 1 Studio

Kong has a ridiculously awesome statue coming from Prime 1 Studios. Shipping next spring/summer, this thing is a massive rendition of a battle between King Kong himself and one of the critters from Kong: Skull Island. The skull crawler looks really gnarly. There will be two versions of the statue to order, a regular release […]

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The Beginning of the End for Adventure Time: Boom! Studios May 2018 Solicits

Lumberjanes reaches a landmark 50th issue! Return to Fraggle Rock with Jared Cullum. It’s the Beginning of the End for Adventure Time. Kong: Skull Island gets a 2018 Special. Also, color your own Dark Crystal! These are provided by Boom! Studios this May. Details below.   CODA #1 Publisher: BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $3.99 Writer: Simon Spurrier Artist: Matías Bergara Wraparound Main Cover A: Matías Bergara Intermix […]

Color Your Own Damn Dirty Apes: BOOM! Studios April 2018 Solicits

Brian Wood and Jorge Coelho bring your Robocop: Citizens Arrest #1, Nicole Andelfinger, Esdras Cristobal, Sarah Webb, Brittney Williams, and Ilaria Catalani bring you the R is for Reptar special, WWE brings you a Wrestlemania 2018 special, Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers Annual 2018 comes at you, and you can finally color your own Planet of the Apes. All this is brought to you by BOOM! Studios April solicits. Details below. ROBOCOP: CITIZENS ARREST […]

BMO’s Bonanza, Dodge City, 25th Anniversary of Power Rangers, and More- BOOM! Studios March 2018 Solicits

Things get Mighty for the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers 25th Anniversary issue by Kyle Higgins and Daniele Di Nicuolo. Plus, BMO’s Bonanza, Lucy Dreaming, Nuclear Winter, and more new titles and graphic novels from BOOM! Studios’ March 2018 solicits. More details available below. MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS #25 Publisher: BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $4.99 Writer: Kyle Higgins Artist: Daniele Di Nicuolo Polybag […]

Star Wars, Valerian, and King Kong Make Shortlist for Visual Effects Oscar

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science have narrowed down the potential nominees in the category of Outstanding Visual Effects. This is one area of the Oscars that the big blockbusters have the best chance of winning. The list includes the big budget films like Blade Runner 2049, Alien Covenant, and the late entry […]

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‘Kong: Gods Of Skull Island’ #1 Review: All Hail Mighty Kong

An expedition reaches Skull Island, looking for an uninhabited place to “civilize” and resources to mine and profit from. It’s led by a man named James Copland, who discovered the island months earlier when his plane went down. They find people who worship a god named Kong, and they run into trouble when they realize […]

BOOM! January Solicits: Abbot, Mech Cadet Yu, Adventure Time/Regular Show, And More!

BOOM! has some of the most colorful and fun comics in the industry. With creators like Greg Pak, James Tynion IV, and David F. Walker, they have some sweet titles in their listings right now. Take a look at what is coming this January. MECH CADET YU SC (DIRECT MARKET EXCLUSIVE) Publisher: BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $14.99 Writer: Greg […]

The Fight Is On! Godzilla Vs. Kong Finds Its Director

We got another step closer today towards the epic smackdown fight of the ages. Legendary Entertainment and Warner Bros. are continuing to ramp up production on Godzilla vs. Kong as they have signed on Adam Wingard as director. His previous works have been a range of lower-budget independent horror films, with V/H/S and it’s sequel […]

Godzilla King Of Monsters Gains Game Of Thrones’ Charles Dance

Big giant famous monsters will forever be alive in Hollywood, whether in the classic film memories or in reboots.  Just within the last three years, we’ve gotten a new Godzilla, AND a new King Kong.  If you didn’t see Kong, you missed out! Especially since it ties into the upcoming Godzilla film. It was announced today that Daddy Lannister, Charles Dance […]

King Kong Vs. Godzilla And Other WB Movies Get New Release Dates

Disney recently moved a bunch of their release dates around, and according to ComingSoon.Net, now it’s time Warner Bros. to do the same. The big one, the 4th entry in the “kaiju-verse” (yes, I’m still calling it that — no, you can’t stop me), King Kong vs. Godzilla, is moving up from May 29th, 2020 to May 22nd, […]


Castle of Horror: Kong Hits Big Time, Develops Drinking Problem in King Kong vs. Godzilla

  This week we talk about the strange “monster mash” of American and Japanese giant monsters with the 1962 King Kong vs. Godzilla from Godzilla‘s own Toho Studios. Listen here: http://traffic.libsyn.com/castleofhorror/King_Kong_vs_Godzilla_rev.mp3   Listen on YouTube:   Check out the trailer:   Castle of Horror Podcast Links: Join us over on Facebook to chime in. The show […]

Castle of Horror: Peter Jackson’s King Kong is Lovingly Way Overlong

We continue our look at Kong with Peter Jackson’s 2005 3-hour-plus tribute to the 1933 King Kong, featuring Andy Serkis‘ moving performance as the emotions of the great ape. Listen here: http://traffic.libsyn.com/castleofhorror/King_Kong_2005_rev.mp3 Listen on YouTube:   Check out the trailer:   Castle of Horror Podcast Links: Join us over on Facebook to chime in. The show […]