RetroBlasting continues restoration of the Cobra Night Raven vehicle from Hasbro's G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero! In this section we do a little MacGyver magic to get all the parts working again!
RetroBlasting and Broken Vader examine one of the Holy Grails of vintage Star Wars toys - The Palitoy Death Star playset!
RetroBlasting takes a look at 80s Cartoons that only lasted one season at DragonCon 2015.
Part 3 coming soon!
RetroBlasting returns to DragonCon 2015 to delve into the hidden history of Voltron: Defender of the Universe!Read More
We are confirmed to present for our 2nd year at DragonCon here in Atlanta as part of the American SciFi Classics Track! If you're planning to attend, please stop by and say hello and check out one of our panels.Read More
What sets Generation X apart from Millennials and Boomers has been our unquenchable appetite for our own nostalgia. We revere and embrace it like no other. However, I’m starting to believe that such a gift has come at a tragic price.Read More
RetroBlasting attempts a restoration of the Cobra Night Raven vehicle from Hasbro's G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero!
Lots of people have asked about our theme song, and in particular wondered what the lyrics are. Our good friend, Dolph Amick is a musician, puppeteer, actor, and all-around awesome guy who has a great sensibility for retro/pop stylings. So we were thrilled when he said he’d help us out by writing a fun song for the beginning of our feature videos.Read More
Despite being a wildly successful film series in the 1980s with both kids and adults, the Indiana Jones toy line could never get a foothold in the marketplace. We take a look at the various attempts at marketing Indiana Jones toys and ask the question, "What went wrong??"Read More
After quite a long break, we are back to finish up our deflocking of Skippity Doo, a So-Soft pony that was in desperate need of restoration. In this final part of our series, we touch up her cutie marks (symbols) and her eyes with acrylic paint. Then we review how to replace the tail using a zip tie to prevent rust formation in the future. Finally, we style her hair as well as reviewing some basic hair styling tips. After a year and a half wait, she's all set for display!Read More