Category: Cool Stuff

The Snowman Game

The Raymond Briggs’ classic The Snowman was made into a board game in 1987.

A Very Merry Cricket

I’d always thought A Very Merry Cricket was an underrated classic, if only for it’s amazing artwork and background, but a new DVD pickup has made me an…

Muppet Christmas Carol Colouring Book

Apparently there was a Muppet Christmas Carol colouring book produced in 1993. Cool!

Review: A Very Merry Holiday Movie Guide

Many thanks to Rachel McMillan (@rachkmc), author of the new book ‘A Very Merry Holiday Movie Guide’, for sending over a copy for me to enjoy. I got…

Photo Release for Tukiki and His Search for The Meaning of Christmas

Another obscure eBay find, this time a photo release sent out for the broadcast of the Ottawa-made Christmas special ‘Tukiki and His Search for The Meaning of Christmas’….

Star Wars Holiday Special Trading Card

Image Scans from A Cosmic Christmas Book

Keith Haring: A Very Special Christmas Longbox Cover

I think everyone’s familiar with the ‘A Very Special Christmas’ compilation put out in 1987 to support the Special Olympics. Keith Haring’s cover went on to iconic status…

Les Trois Mages Du Cosmos (French A Cosmic Christmas)

I have another cool A Cosmic Christmas item to share with you…

Mick Foley’s Favourite Christmas Song

Mick Foley, WWE Hall of Famer and Year-Round Christmas Enthusiast, shares his favourite Christmas song.

Scrooged Action Figures

Black Christmas Gingerbread House

I always why no one had done this before, so what do you do if no one else has done it? You do it yourself!

Merry Christmas from Joey Jeremiah!

Thanks to and Pat Mastroianni (and special guests Dan Woods and Stacie Mistysyn) for this fun video wishing everyone Merry Christmas from Joey Jeremiah! 

A Visit To Retrofestive

I finally had a chance to get out to Oakville to visit Retrofestive. After wanting to for so long, I was thrilled to get there. It’s Canada’s Pop Culture…

A Cosmic Christmas Animation Cel

The tale of finding and prepping a Cosmic Christmas animation cel for display.