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Liberating Barbie

A short I produced examining culture jamming and the Barbie Liberation Organisation.

Barbie Astronaut: In space before GI Joe!

Part of our Ludic Geopolitics project is to understand the ways in which toys and action figures, in particular, reflect contemporary geopolitics. Toy may do so not only as ‘representation’ of contemporary geopolitical climates, fears and desires, but also as co-costitutive of them as they may produce and project ideas in children’s play. 304 more words

Herb Trimpe- 1939-2015

There are guys in any industry that define it, and Herb was one of those. I only spoke to him a few times, but he was always kind and supportive of my work on GI Joe. 103 more words

GI Joe


Writer: Mike Costa
Artist: Paulo Villanelli

Reviewer: Slewo

Now I’ll just put this out front: I’m not very familiar with G.I. Joe. I missed out on the series’ heyday due to both age and lack of awareness. 428 more words

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A Tribute to Herb Trimpe

…one of the best there ever was.

One of my earliest memories of getting anything by Herb Trimpe was my very first Uncanny X-men comic book. 564 more words

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3D Printed M1919 .30 Cal Machine Gun Bale for use with 12" GI Joe

This is one of those projects that was something I needed for my collection, and then other collectors expressed interest once they saw it.  I had a loose M1919 .30 caliber machine gun without any of the hardware for the tripod that I got in a parts lot.   172 more words

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