Custom Toys Category

3d1a
Wednesday 02 March, 2011

12″ Ultimate Adam West Batman Project

This is my jam. Back in 1979, there was a little thing called – Disco.   Internal photo:  


ScootAd1
Monday 27 December, 2010

Long ago, in a galaxy far away…

A good friend of mine that goes by Julius Marx in the toy world just blogged about some of my old custom figures. Thought I’d share it here, as embarrassing as it is: Check it out HERE


2007mar02
Tuesday 22 January, 2008

1:25 Batcave Diorama: Part 4 (The Cave has a home.)

Editor’s Note: The following post has been migrated over from our now defunct Batcave Blog and dates originally from January, 2008: We decided to build the diorama in this large 6ft long glass store display case. We found this case fairly affordably from a local used store fixtures supply warehouse in Pittsburgh. It came with [...]


08b9_1
Saturday 22 October, 2005

1:25 Batcave Diorama: Part 3 (& Then There Were Gadgets.)

Editor’s Note: The following post has been migrated over from our now defunct Batcave Blog and dates originally from June 8, 2006: I met Roman Schelling from Germany through the Custom Batman forum where he was showcasing a beautiful Wayne Manor he had modeled for a film. I approached him about possibly modeling some pieces [...]


batcavesprang
Thursday 22 September, 2005

1:25 Batcave Diorama Project: Part 2 (TV vs. Comics?)

Editor’s Note: The following post is originally from September, 2005. I always LOVED the 1966 TV Batcave set. Primarily because it was real. You could see it live, two times a week when I was a kid. The comic book Batcave, on the other hand, while cool – was never the same thing twice. It [...]


43_12_sb
Monday 22 August, 2005

1:25 Batcave Diorama Project: Part 1

For years, I had mused about creating a full-on, Batcave diorama in my favorite scale – 1:25. It seemed like a great idea to house some of the many models I had created and also for a fun, large-scale project all its own. I had been inspired by my friend Mike Stutelberg, whose own Batcave [...]