This Spotlight honor’s my dear friend Teri Pope! She also dresses up as The Skipper, whilst I dress up as her Little Buddy Gilligan! We’ve yet to cosplay these two characters together, but we’re always been together in spirit! Teri’s not only a huge fan of Cosplay, she’s also a huge fan of the Autobot character Ironhide! It’s now an honor, to spotlight my dear friend!
(Photo credit on the Tala/Moana one is unknown (random Disney employee. Edit by Trick.)
Continue reading The Skipper To My Gilligan!
Who better to head this blog, then Optimus Prime himself!
Transforming Art into something amazing! Spotlighting another brilliant artist! Terry Huddleston does more then just Transformers of course, but I’ve always leaned more towards those Bots and Cons! To see more, follow Terry at: thuddleston.deviantart.com
Followed by the leader of the Decepticons!
If you’re a Transformers fan.. I’m sure you’ll know each of the following characters by name! Again brilliant art Terry Huddleston and thanks for sharing!
Continue reading Transforming Art!
Spotlighting a beautiful selection of Retro art, by uncannyknack! This piece is titled Gatchaman Phoenix!
Another impressive piece pays tribute to Blackstar!
Continue reading A Beautiful Selection of Art!
I haven’t spotlighted a favorite talent in a while, and since Jack Angel has always been one of my favorites! He had to be to be a first! If you’ve read his profile on voice chasers, you’ll find he’s worked on everything! He’s a brilliant actor! But I’ve always leaned more towards his Transformer characters.
Jack’s unforgettable as Astrotrain! “It’s always the same thing. I fly them to points unknown, exhaust all my fuel, and they get to have all the fun.”
A personal favorite with Astrotrain!
Continue reading Transforming a Generation! A Shout Out To Jack Angel!
Tamiko dressed and honoring her favorite Autobot, Wheeljack!
Tamiko Rockin’ It Out as Jem!
Keeping up with my Spotlights, I now interview a dear friend, that’s become like a sister to me! Like myself, my friend Tamiko is a huge fan of Jem and the Holograms! She collects these Truly Outrageous dolls, among many other things! Aside from collecting, she has an amazing amount of costumes!
I now share that amazing interview along with pictures!!
Continue reading A Truly Outrageous Fan!
I’ve spotlighted a few friends recently, and I plan to keep spotlighting friends, along art and fan-fiction. But for now.. Some of our collection. I took these pictures years ago, but it’s always fun to share again!
Continue reading Transformers Boxed Collection [Part 1]
Pictured with Treat! At Retro Con!
Designing a Retro blog, that centers on the fans and collecting, can be exciting and cool! Especially when you have so many talented friends! In saying that.. I spotlight my friend Treat! He’s costumed many characters including: The Thundercat’s villain Mumm-ra, Doctor Who and The Goblin King from Labyrinth! Of course I’m only naming a few.. I’ll let Trick tell the rest, in this fun little interview.
Scream: Having known you for years Treat, I know just how geeky you can be! I of course say that in a good way. But if you had to pick just one favorite what would be it? [Movies, television shows, etc?]
Counting costumes, how many do you have and is there a favorite?
Treat: Movies are my favorite. Any great movie that allows me to escape for a couple hours from the some of the madness that’s happening in the world these days. I have so many favorites! But if I had to list a couple it would be The Empire Strikes Back and Tim Burton’s first Batman. I have about a dozen or so. I have 4 favorites. My Captain Jack Sparrow, Captain Jack Harness, My Batman and my 10th Doctor costume.
Continue reading Becoming a Super Fan!