Popeye is Ready to Knock Some Skulls with New Mezco Two-Pack

Popeye is Ready to Knock Some Skulls with New Mezco Two-Pack

Popeye is a classic cartoon that has lived on throughout the generations He has easily had an amazing fanbase and now you can bring him home with a new Mezco Toyz to pack figures it This 2Pac figures that feature is Popeye and his nemesis Bluto in a stormy seas ahead bundle Like most ONE:12[...]

Heritage Auctions Now Accepting Slabbed Retro Video Games

Which doesn't come with the kind of pedigree and authentification process as Heritage boasts.The current collection includes:Gyromite, NES 1985 Popeye, NES 1986 Rad Racer, NES 1987 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, NES 1989 Battletoads, NES 1991 Super Metroid, NES 1994All the NES games above will go to auction on January 7th. [caption id="attachment_966677" align="aligncenter" width="458"][...]

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Popeye Gets His Due from One:12 Collective with New Figure

Popeye is coming from One:12 Collectibles Everyone's favorite strongman will come two interchangeable heads, seven pairs of hands, SIX corncob pipes, two cans of spinach, and all kinds of other fun stuff He is up for order now and will ship in winter 2018/1019 This is a great high-end collectible for fans of the classic[...]

Funko Pop Popeye

Popeye and Krypto the Superdog are the Latest Funko Specialty Store Exclusives

Popeye and Krypto are coming to Funko Both were announced today as the next wave of specialty series Pop vinyls that will only be coming to specialty shops Both figures will be in stores in May.Every store deserves an amazing Funko exclusive!In an effort to recognize our most special accounts and loyal retailers, Funko is continuing[...]

Roger Langridge Suggests An Alternative To Batman V Superman

Popeye V Superman: Dawn Of Spinach.. I like it!IDW, you've been doing DC Comics crossovers, you publish Popeye, any chance?From Comica Comiket in London on Saturday.. Popeye V Superman: Dawn Of Spinach.. I like it!IDW, you've been doing DC Comics crossovers, you publish Popeye, any chance?From Comica Comiket in London on Saturday..[...]

Popeye Animated Feature Gets A New Writer

Deadline reports Sony's animated Popeye feature has a new writer in the form of T.J Fixman.Fixman was a lead storyline developer on the Ratchet & Clank video games series and wrote a screenplay for the feature film version.He also has a number of projects in development, including One Night On The Hudson at Universal.The Popeye[...]

Even Popeye Ends Up in Just A Jockstrap With Harley Quinn

So, yes, the last few issues of Harley Quinn have seen them battling Captain Horatio Strong, a buff Popeye lookalike with an addiction to power-giving alien seaweed. Though obviously, he's an evil Popeye And must be dealt with.So how, in the world of Harley Quinn does Captain Horatio Strong get dealt with? Why, with a quick[...]

Fox News Takes Sexism In Comics To A Whole New Level

In a segment that looks like its right out of the 1950s, Fox & Friends this morning did a report that started off with what they called the "wussification" of Popeye and lead to complaints about Thor being a woman and Wonder Woman not being in short shorts and a halter top in the new[...]

Sony Releases Popeye Animation Test With Intro By Genndy Tartakovsky

Director Genndy Tartakovsky (Hotel Transylvania, Star Wars: Clone Wars) is heading up Sony Pictures Animation upcoming CG Popeye movie In the below video we get to see an animation test he did with Sony that shows Popeye, Olive Oyl, Eugene the Jeep and Bluto on a ship The voices are temporary and no casting has[...]

First Image Of Genndy Tartakovsky's CG Popeye

The Las Vegas Licensing Expo is underway right now and among all of the completely boring reveals of logotypes and title treatments for films that don't even have titles yet - 2015's Mission: Impossible, 2016's Planet of the Apes - there's the odd gem...Apparently not on the show floor is anything to do with Sony's[...]

$28 Million? Or $15? Your Choice…

Yesterday, we ran a Swipe File piece based on Cartoon Brew's fine observational skills regarding the Jeff Koons stainless steel Popeye statue that sold for $28,200,00 and its similarity to a Dark Horse Comics Popeye toy from a few years ago, part of a set that sold for $40 then and about $75 now. Though if[...]

The $28 Million Dollar Swipe File – Jeff Koons And Dark Horse Comics

Jeff Koons has created a six-and-a-half foot, two thousand pound, stainless steel statue of Popeye, auctioned for $28,200,000 by Sothebys to casino owner and art buyer Steve WynnThe auction house stated “The history of Pop Art begins and ends with Popeye From his first representations by Roy Lichtenstein and Andy Warhol in the 1960s, to[...]

ComiXology All Over The World – Israel Feels Fear Itself, Popeye Takes China

Meanwhile it's totally random madness down the rest of the list with Spain bringing in Invincible #98 in the first slot, Thunderbolts #1 winning it in Japan, Popeye Classics #1 taking China, Before Watchmen: Comedian #4 laughing it up to number one in India, Grimm Fairy Tales: Myths & Legends #23 is of course the[...]

Hotel Transylvania 2 Loses What Made The First One Interesting – Genndy Tartakovsky

Tartakovsky, however, will not be returning as his next big project is a big-screen adaptation of Popeye, which he is apparently planning to make as "as artful and unrealistic as possible".Critics have praised Hotel Transylvania for its very cartoonish style of animation Tartakovsky took his experience as a 2D animator and applied the same rules[...]

Genndy Tartakovsky's Popeye Film To Be "As Artful And Unrealistic" As Possible

For Tartakovsky, the exaggerated poses are the whole point of working in animation to begin with — cartoons, he believes, should actually be cartoonish. And hopefully Sony are happy with what they see - though I expect just how happy they are will depend on the critical response and, even more, the box office that the[...]

Popeye The Public Domain Man

In the European Union, Popeye went into the public domain back in 2009, but not in the US It seems to be down to Popeye being labelled work for hire in the US, and thus a beneficiary of the "Disney Laws" that extend such ownership, currently until the end of 2024 Until it gets changed[...]