Sunday, December 09, 2007

Model Kit of the Day: Masters of the Universe Talon Fighter Flying Vehicle (Monogram; 1983)

From the legend on the box: "This sleek, bird-like craft transports MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE forces through the skies in their ceaseless quest for victory. The excitement of fantasy is captured in model kit form in this unique air-attack vehicle..."

The kit has a wingspan of 32.7 centiments, and is intricately detailed "from the thrusting eagle's head to the claw-like landing gear. It includes top-mounted gun turret, side-mounted laser cannons and a canopy that opens for easy access to the contoured cockpit."


  1. joey_bishop_jr.11:06 PM the idea is you build a model of a toy that looks exactly the same? Guess the double dip isn't new!

  2. Actually the model kit is much sleeker and more detailed looking.


Cult-TV Blogging: Buck Rogers in the 25th Century: "Return of the Fighting 69th" (October 25, 1979)

In “Return of the Fighting 69 th ,” Colonel Wilma Deering ( Erin Gray) finds that her past has caught up with her in two ways. Fi...