popeye Archives

Popeye and Rough House’s Cafe Comes to Mezco Toyz
Mezco Toyz 5-Points figure line is getting a big new addition as they reveal their new Popeye Deluxe Boxed set Bringing back a vintage toy design, Mezco Toyz reveals Popeye and the game are back with this four figure boxed set that includes a playset The four characters included are Popeye, Olive Oyl, Bluto, and[...]
Dick Tracy to Doonesbury, Savage Dragon #252 Homages Cartoon Strips
Whether that's delving into graphic sex, killing the main character, ageing in real-time, introducing trademarked version of God, the Devil, Jesus and Hitler, with changing storytelling styles, from panel layouts to influences and homages. Over the years, creator Erik Larsen has channelled the likes of Peanuts and Calvin & Hobbes for certain scenes in Savage Dragon,[...]
Mezco Toyz SDCC Wrap-Up: All the Reveals in One Place
Mezco Toyz One:12 was not the only franchises with Popeye, Monsters, and Ultraman getting 5-Point figure releases. Mezco Toyz has so many other figures coming soon too like Addams Family Morticia and Gomez Living Dead Dolls This dynamic duo is the perfect couple to come to the LDD collection and horror fans will be very pleased[...]
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 1994 All the NES games above will go to auction on January 7th. credit// Heritage Auctions If you've ever wondered whether your vintage video[...]
One 12 Collective Popeye 4
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 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
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 V Superman: Dawn Of Spinach… I like it! IDW, you've been doing DC Comics crossovers, you publish Popeye, any chance? [...]
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[...]
$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 Wynn The 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[...]