Based on the highly popular 90s toyline which featured awesome mini-playsets, Mighty Max followed the titular pre-teen hero as he came into possession of a powerful artifact that took the form of a red baseball cap that lets him travel across time and space. Teaming with his allies Virgil and Norman, Max has to battle the evil forces of Skullmaster, who wants the cap for his own evil purposes.
This weekend finds the world of King Arthur coming to the modern day in The Kid Who Would Be King but back in 1992, a 90s football team was sucked back in time by Merlin to take over for the captured Knights of the Round Table in King Arthur and the Knights of Justice.
Michael Jordan, Bo Jackson and Wayne Gretzky teamed up in 1991 to form the ProStars, who helped kids in need and used their sports skills and an assortment of gadgets to battle various supervillains.
Airing in 1997, Captain Simian and the Space Monkeys pitted the titular crew of primates, who gain enhanced intelligence from a mysterious alien race, against Nebula, a living black hole who wants to destroy the universe and remake it in his own image.
As we are at peak Star Wars this week, it seems like a good time to look back on one of the weirdest bits of the Expanded Universe, the short lived solo adventures of C3PO and R2D2 in Star Wars: Droids.
In our new semi-regular feature, we check out the first episodes of various shows to see where things started and how much they reflect the rest of the series. To kick things off, we look at the first episode of the 1995 animated series, Skeleton Warriors.
The definitive history of the Ninja Turtles is arriving in August with the documentary, Turtle Power.
Go Ninja, Go Ninja Go!
With Transformers: Dark of the Moon out this week, we take a look back at the Transformers 80’s animated movie, that features arguably the greatest soundtrack in film history, led, of course, by Stan Bush’s “The Touch”.
This week we finally got the first big news about what Arnold is going to be doing, a bunch of casting news and the Justice League might be coming to a theater near you in 2013.