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Batman Meets Steampunk And Awesomeness Ensues

Considering how dark Batman’s comics, cartoons and movies are, I think it is only fitting that this world’s famous, fictional caped crime fighter receive his fair share of steampunk treatment and steampunk treatment it did get, courtesy of Olivier Xavier. Little is known about this awesome creation, but according to the man himself, this Victorian-age cape crusader’s ride was scratch built for his son’s fan film and that was it. No build details, no words on when the fan film will be out and if we will be able to catch it. Regardless, we have a feeling that it is going to be an awesome work of art too. I mean, seriously, a Victorian Batman? That’s clearly beyond awesome. Continue reading Batman Meets Steampunk And Awesomeness Ensues

The Last Why: JP Toys Exclusive Is A Clear Homage To Jared Leto’s Joker

Just when we thought the The Last Ride vinyl figure was ridiculously awesome, Fools take it up several notches with another even more awesome edition, called The Last Why: JP Toys Exclusive. This latest edition proves that colors can do wonder to the vinyl figure character. In this edition, Lowfool’s ‘Batman’ garb is splashed in the iconic Joker’s color, namely purple and bright green and peppered with graffiti, infusing an air of mischief to the figure and clearly, a homage to Jared Leto’s Joker in the big screen adaptation of DC Comics’ Suicide Squad. Continue reading The Last Why: JP Toys Exclusive Is A Clear Homage To Jared Leto’s Joker

Lowfool Dressed Up As Batman, Ponders Over A Tumbler Kiddie Ride

Can’t get enough of cutesy version of superheroes that are sometimes too sweet to handle? Well, if that’s the case, Fools’ Batman The Last Ride Vinyl Figure might just be right up your alley. Fools’ character, Lowfool is now garbed in classic Batman costume and bestowed with much exaggerated muscles with, if you must know, prominently protruding nipples, along with rather tiny legs like Mr. Incredible. Though his legs aren’t that tiny; they are more like squarish which adds to charm and not to mention, overall stability of the figure. Continue reading Lowfool Dressed Up As Batman, Ponders Over A Tumbler Kiddie Ride

Batpod From The Dark Knight Trilogy Is Set To Go Under The Hammer

If you are still in the process of cobbling together a real working The Dark Knight’s motorcycle AKA Batpod, well, we have news for you. You can put away your tools cos’ the real deal is going under the hammer. Which means, if you have piles of cash to burn, you may have shot at owning it and save yourself the agony of building one. The two-wheeler with ridiculously fat tires that seem almost inhumanly possible to steer you see pictured here was one of the six real working Batpod made for Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight trilogy and was mainly driven by stunt rider Jean-Pierre Goy. So you can be assured that it is rideable, though its road-legality is questionable. Continue reading Batpod From The Dark Knight Trilogy Is Set To Go Under The Hammer

Batman Egg Cup Makes An Egg Looks Like Humpty Dumpty in Batman Costume

Breakfast, if you ever have time to enjoy it, is hardly consider fun for adults. Can you even imagine what it is like for kids? I am sure you can, but luckily, there’s a quite a few way to spice up your breakfast time, or that of your kids, and this DC Comics Batman Egg Cup and Toaster Cutter is one such way. If really think about it, egg cup is one of those things for Scrooge McDuckians who are of overly obsessed with table etiquette and hence, it is, in our humble opinion, totally optional. However, if you really have to have a receptacle to hold up an egg before shoving it down your throat, then this adorable egg cup should be right up your alley. Continue reading Batman Egg Cup Makes An Egg Looks Like Humpty Dumpty in Batman Costume

This Batman: Arkham Origins-inspired Cosplay Suit Has 23 Working Gadgets

I am sure most people are familiar with what cosplay is, but what you probably don’t know is, a well thought out and executed cosplay costume could land you with a recognition by the world leading international authority on cataloguing and verification of world records, Guinness World Records. Such is what happen to special creature effects expert Julian Checkley’s incredibly detailed Batman getup. What makes Julian’s Batman: Arkham Origins video game-inspired suit so unique is, it actually has 23 functioning gadgets which lands him with the world record for “most functional gadgets on a cosplay suit” (yep, it is a thing) in Guinness World Records 2017 Gamer’s Edition. Continue reading This Batman: Arkham Origins-inspired Cosplay Suit Has 23 Working Gadgets

Iron Man Mark V x Joker Action Figure Mashup Is One Bat-ass Kicking Creation

DC Comics and Marvel never cross paths, but imagine if they did and super villains like the Joker got his hands on Tony Stark’s super suit (like many Marvel’s villains did in history), well, then in that case, this is what it will look like: an Iron Joker. Created by master of over imaginative (but crazy awesome) action figure customization, Sam Kwok Workshop, this Iron Man Mark V x Joker mashup started life as two different action figures: a 1/6th scale Hot Toys Iron Man Mark V and a Dark Knight Joker figure. After putting the two through Sam Kwok’s magical touches, an armored suited Joker is born and believe me, it is one bad Joker that the Dark Knight won’t want to mess with. There’s no Kryptonite to counter it and it flies, supposedly, unlike poor little Batty who can’t. Boo hoo. Continue reading Iron Man Mark V x Joker Action Figure Mashup Is One Bat-ass Kicking Creation

Another Life-size Batman Figure Hits The Market, This Time Without Armor

The hype of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice may not be as big as Star Wars: The Force Awakens but the collectibles are certainly bigger, like literally. First, it was the Armored Batman Life-size Figure, now there’s another life-size Batman, also by Hot Toys, in his more ‘regular’ getup as we will see in the upcoming DC Comics’ blockbuster Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. The Batman v Superman Batman Life-size Collectible Figure is part of Hot Toys’ Life-size Masterpiece Series and it boasts, not surprisingly, movie-accurate and realistic details like Ben Affleck’s jaw (almost time for him to shave, eh?), Batman’s cowl, fabric cape, and fine detail and textures. Continue reading Another Life-size Batman Figure Hits The Market, This Time Without Armor

Find Out How You Can Take A Spin In Batman V Superman’s Batmobile

Apart from building yourself one, or winning a scaled replica, odds of you having a chance to take a spin in a Batmobile is next to zero. The prospect seems bleak, but with a little luck, you might just get the opportunity to do so. Ben Affleck has teamed up with Omaze, an online cause marketplace, to offer a shot in having a chance to take a ride in the Batmobile. What you need to do is really simple: donate $10 to have 100 chances to win. 10 bucks is the base, but there are other tier of donation, right up to a cool $50,000 for 500,000 chances to win. Continue reading Find Out How You Can Take A Spin In Batman V Superman’s Batmobile

Mezco Unveils “Collector-grade” Batman V Superman Action Figures

During the New York Toy Fair, toy maker Mezco Toyz showed off an abundance of wonderful movie-theme toys and among them are Ben Affleck’s Batman and Henry Cavill’s Superman from the upcoming superheroes flick Batman v Superman, collectively known as The One: 12 Collective Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice action figures. What makes these two unique is, they are toys that are recreated with “authentic likeness’ of the respective actors, namely Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill. Though we would say they are short of hyper-realistic, but then again, we shouldn’t be demanding for such degrees of movie-accuracy for a 75 bucks action figures. Continue reading Mezco Unveils “Collector-grade” Batman V Superman Action Figures