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Get to Know – Former Hot Wheels Designer Bob Rosas

Get to Know – Former Hot Wheels Designer Bob Rosas

As car fans, we explicitly know what drives our fandom. But what about those who help fuel that fanaticism? What are their favorite castings, real-life cars and more? We decided to find out via our Q&A series where we ask icons and veterans from the world of model cars about the automobiles that helped shape […]

Last Day of the Month: What’s New on hobbyDB in May

Last Day of the Month: What’s New on hobbyDB in May

What a month for the hobbyDB database! When the dust finally settles on May, we’ll have added close to 7,600 items from your prefered brands, franchises and beyond. We decided to take a look at some of our favorite new items on hobbyDB this month. Check out what’s new by following this link! What did […]

Remembering Designer Colin Cantwell with our Favorite Star Wars Spaceships on hobbyDB

Remembering Designer Colin Cantwell with our Favorite Star Wars Spaceships on hobbyDB

The galaxy might be far, far away, but the Star Wars community has lost someone that was very near to their hearts with the passing of Colin Cantwell at age 90. If you’re not familiar with Cantwell’s name, you definitely know his work designing many of the most iconic spaceships from Star Wars lore. From […]

ICYMI – News from the Collectibles World You Might Have Missed

ICYMI – News from the Collectibles World You Might Have Missed

We like to keep you up-to-date on some of the news from the collectibles industry that you might have missed. Roman, Busted Friends. Romans. Collectors. Lend me your ears. You never know what you’ll find while shopping at your local thrift store. Could be a rare Hot Wheels Redline. Could be a centuries-old Roman statue. […]

Funko’s Journey Through Willy Wonka’s World of Imagination

Funko’s Journey Through Willy Wonka’s World of Imagination

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Most people bear Tim Burton’s “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” (2005) in mind, when we think about Willy Wonka. However, the work of the British author, Roald Dahl, had its very first contact with the big screen in 1971, with the movie “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.” In this charming and likable film adaptation, […]