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Tintin in Tibet, Air India and Chang Chong-Chen

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For the Summer 2015 Moulinsart Tintin Collection, a series of eight model airplanes that appear in the Adventures of Tintin will be available. The plane is mounted on a stand, with the involved character on the base. Made of a combination of metal and plastic components, each model is packaged in a clear round display box. Overall height of the model is six inches.

In Tintin in Tibet, Tintin’s friend Chang, having been rescued by Tintin and Capt. Haddock, recounts the crash of the Air India flight he was on into a snowy Himalayan peak. Injured and the only survivor,...

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Funko Science Fiction Mystery Mini Group Portrait

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We managed to get a group portrait of all the Funko Science Fiction Mystery Minis though we had to separate the feuding Bloody Predator and Metallic Alien Queen with Robby the Robot. Anyway, from the back, left to right, the figures, with their packaging ratios are; Alien Queen 1/24 , Clear Predator 1/36, Bloody Predator 1/24, Robby the Robot 1/12, Metallic Alien Queen 1/12, Robocop 1/12, Mars Attack Alien 1/72, Metaluna, 1/24, Predator 1/12, Jaynee Cobb 1/36, Rocketeer 1/72, Glow in the Dark Tron 1/12 , Tron 1/12, Spock Amok...

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Ape Escape Desk Set Will Solve All Your Workplace Problems

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The King Kong Eraser Set is the King of desk swag, lording over all the other accoutrements inhabiting the work space. The King Kong eraser clings to antenna mast pencil at the top of the Empire State Building, which contains the sharpener. The unit stands 8 1/2" and is 2" around at the base.


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Le Petit Vingtieme and Tintin in the Land of the Soviets

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In 1925, the 18 year old Herge came to work at the Belgian newspaper, Le Vingtieme,.as a simple clerk and then rising to art director and illustrator for the newspaper. In 1925, the weekly youth supplement, Le Petit Vingtieme, was started with Herge as editor. Four years later, the panels of Herge's first Tintin work appeared in those same pages, Tintin in the Land of the Soviets.
The theme of the 2016 Tintin calendars will feature the panels of Tintin in the Land of the Soviets, Tintin in America and other works that appeared in Le Petit Vingtieme.
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Tintin Rocket Images From the Spring 2015 Moulinsart Trade Catalog

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Moulinsart, maker of all things Tintin, has just published their 9 page 2015 Spring Catalog. The first page of the catalog shows three sizes of the resin rocket so featured prominently in The Adventures of Tintin Destination Moon and The Adventures of Tintin Explorers on the Moon. The sizes of the rockets are about 7", 14" and 28" tall. We do not have pricing as of yet. We expect delivery sometime this summer.


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