Tomorrow Tristan the Teddy Bear and me will be spending Free Comic Book Day (FCBD) at the Collectors Corner Bel Air Outpost from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Along with the usually Alt World and Teddy Bear Goodies (learn more here) I will be bringing an Exclusive FCBD print – Star Bears, plus anyone who buys a Teddy Bear Tales book will get a FREE Hug Therapy Print (while stocks last). Continue reading
Meet Atlas, a biped free-standing environment aware rescue robot able to move around his surroundings and manipulate them. It is finally here the true dawning of an age I thought I would never see. Atlas is going to be the Grandfather of the Robots we read about in Isaac Asimov’s I, Robot or in 2000AD ABC Warriors, watched as Cylons on TV or as the friendly Androids in Star Wars. Continue reading
Why am I blogging about this Lego kit, especially when there are much more impressive sets out there? I first encountered the Z-95 Headhunter in the Star Wars Tie Fighter game back in the 90’s and out of all the ships you have to face while Piloting your Imperial Fighter the Headhunter was a nightmare to shoot down. Why? Because its ship profile was so small you couldn’t hang behind it and dog it, from the top its T shape made it hard to draw a bead and head to head you couldn’t even see it. It was a pain to fight.
Today is a day that seemed an age away when you were a child, and approaches all too fast when your an adult. This is a day for giving, for seeing the joy on your loved ones faces and knowing somehow, at that one moment everything is right, everything is perfect and how it should always be.
Speaking of perfect, check out that Star Wars Ginger Bread Imperial AT-AT isn’t it cool! The perfect vehicle for an attack on Candy Land and those pesky Rebels.
I wish you all everyone of you a very Merry Christmas, a very jolly Holiday and all the best this season. We may not know the future, but life is beautiful, this season more than any other has shown that. Now just open your eyes and look around, Happy Christmas.
There have been many comics and books created from the Star Wars franchise, many official, many fan generated. One of the best fan works is Lunch Break by Jonathan Adams. We take a humorous look into the diary of Darth Vadar, you can check out the full strip after the jump. Continue reading