Interviews with interesting people in the Simpsons Collector community, including Q & A with PlayMates VP Jeff Trojan.... read more ... read more ... read more ... read more
Articles and editorials covering recent events, releases and issues important to the Simpsons Collector community.
While rearranging my sets to accomodate the new church and arcade environments, I realized that when you include exclusives and sets up to Asst. C playsets, that there will be almost a 1 to 1 ratio of Homer figures to playsets.... read more
In June, 2000, Playmates VP of Boys Toys Jeff Trojan asked the members of our forum to put together a list of multi-pack ideas, as a way of expanding the concept Playmates began with Radioactive Man and Fallout Boy. We came up with over 80 ideas for multi-packs consisting of over 250 unique figures. Here is a list of all our ideas, followed by Jeff Trojan's response... read more
Kent: "This is Kent Brockman, reporting for Channel 6 news. We're here live at the First Annual Blinky Awards pre-show. We're looking for celebrities to talk to about tonight's gala event. Oh, here comes the master of ceremonies himself, Mayor Diamond Joe Quimby...MAYOR QUIMBY, can we have a word with you about tonight's show?"... read more
Reviews of Simpsons Collectibles by our staff.
Wave 4 of the Simpsons line is barely cold on the shelf and already we have wave 5! I'm certainly not complaining, and plenty of other Simpsons fans feel likewise. ... read more
For those who love the Simpsons, and love kids meal toys, it seems that the United Kingdom has been having all the luck lately. Last year, in celebration of the 10th anniversary, the Burger Kings in England (and the Phillipines it should be noted) had a series of figures approximately in scale with the Playmates versions.... read more
Short articles and recipes highlighting customs and providing tips for beginners and the experienced alike.
In June, I created a custom figure of Evil Homer, using a Casual Homer as the base figure. While not a complete "recipe", I hope you'll find the following to be useful information. ... read more
For this second custom generic playset / playset extension, we'll be making the schoolyard from the Springfield Elementary playset. ... read more
As we all know, PlayMates releases more figures each wave than fit on the playsets that are released each wave. This causes a serious lack of sensor-pegs in my display and I'm always on the lookout for cool solutions to the shortage problem. Back in June I created a custom Sidewalk playset from an extra Town Hall. ... read more
Advice and walk-throughs which help you get the most out of the message board and website.
OK, for those of you who don't know how to do it, I'm going to take you click-by-click through adding your email address to your profile on the board.
You will be opening a separate window so that you can follow along with the directions, while you read them. If you have any questions about how to switch back and forth between windows, please don't hesitate to ask, or just print the ... read more
- Install the Akbar Font