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G.I. Gary Classic Toy Review- 1987 Raptor, the Cobra that’s always in Halloween Costume!

October 31, 2017 Author: Gary Viola

1987 is a love it or leave it year for G.I. Joe. Many fans feel it left behind the military aspect for fantasy. One of the examples commonly pointed to is the Cobra character Raptor. Being that it’s Halloween, and this guy is in a bird costume, perfect time for a review! As a figure, Raptor comes Read More

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G.I. Gary Classic Toy Review: Transformers G1 Starscream and the Seekers

October 16, 2017 Author: Gary Viola

In 1984, Hasbro’s “The Transformers” launched, with not only a toyline, but TV show and comic books provided by Sunbow  and Marvel. Among the initial release were three transforming robots that turned into F15 fighting jets, Starscream, Skywarp, and Thundercracker. Using the molds from Japanese company Takara’s Diaclone line, these three are the definition of “repaints.” Read More

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GAMING POINT OF LOU – OCTOBER 2017 NEW VIDEO GAME RELEASES

October 6, 2017 Author: Lou Federico

  Welcome Back Everyone!!! I know it’s been a couple of weeks since my last article.  Life, as it has a way of doing, threw some curveballs in my direction, but I did not want the month to go by without touching on the cavalcade of new video game releases. As many long time gamers Read More

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GAMING POINT OF LOU – THE DESTINY 2 REVIEW

September 22, 2017 Author: Lou Federico

  Destiny 2 made its debut back on September 6th, and while my initial reaction was to rush out a review, I decided to wait a couple of weeks, to really dig into the game to see what it had to offer. Regular readers will undoubtedly know that I have a soft spot in my Read More

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GAMING POINT OF LOU – PATH OF EXILE

September 20, 2017 Author: Lou Federico

  Ok everyone, it’s time to take a trip in the wayback machine with me. The year: 1997, a very young, and super nerdy Lou was at his local Funcoland, and saw a game on the shelf, it was a PC game. Up until that point Lou didn’t use his PC for gaming, he did Read More

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G.I. Gary Shows You How: Properly Change a G.I. Joe O-Ring

September 18, 2017 Author: Gary Viola

If you’ve ever had the 1980s G.I. Joe figures, you’ve had an O-ring break. With the basic design established in 1982, the O-ring design lasted until 2006 in retail, making this a very common issue. With these figures as old as 35 years, the rubber deterioriates and eventually needs to be replaced. Follow along as Read More

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A Very Groovy Double Feature: A Ganache On The Street Report

September 5, 2017 Author: John Amenta

Saturday night August 26th The Pint (or one half at least, more on that later) attended another double featurepalooza hosted by Connecticut Cult Classics at The Strand Theater in Seymour, CT. If you are a listener of our podcast or radio show, you have heard us gush over these events and interview the head of Read More

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GAMING POINT OF LOU – THE GODS MUST BE CRAZY

September 3, 2017 Author: Lou Federico

  Growing up, one of my favorite games was Clue. Of course as an eight year old I had no idea what the hell a Conservatory was, why anyone would want to kill Mr. Boddy, or even that a candlestick could be used as a weapon. What intrigued me the most was figuring it all Read More

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GAMING POINT OF LOU – SEPTEMBER 2018 VIDEO GAMES

August 25, 2017 Author: Lou Federico

    Welcome back one and all, it’s time for the monthly look ahead to September’s upcoming new video game releases. Keep in mind this isn’t a comprehensive list, it’s just the ones that pique my interest the most, and since this is my column I make the rules!!!!! So scroll up (down?) and take Read More

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Terrificon 2017

August 22, 2017 Author: Jon Johnson (Sir)

Pint O’ Comics stormed into the Mohegan Sun casino on Friday, the 18th of August, with all the good intentions of making new friends, finding new comics and meeting fellow pop culture enthusiasts of all sorts. We came away with all of that, and much, much more. After attending Terrificon last year for a single Read More

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