Capcom Energy Drinks! Resident Evil T-Virus Antidote!

Do you know what would be completely shitty? if you were having a lovely day out in the Arklay Mountains on the outskirts of Raccoon city and you ended up getting chewed on by a wandering zombie, which would probably result in you contracting the T-Virus, guaranteeing a slow and painful death as well as …

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Halloween Countdown 2017! Thirteen Days of Horror! Day I- Kinder Surprise ‘Glowing Ghosties’ toys from 1996!

It's that time of year again! That glorious but finite occasion where confectionery in stores become suddenly horror themed, costume parties are aplenty and we garb our homes in cobwebs, plastic spiders and other seasonably fiendish items. Or if like me you live in the UK, you'll probably  treat Halloween as a minor inconvenience or …

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The Christmas reveal post 2016!

        Before I write about cheerful fun things, I feel I should acknowledge the sad death of Carrie Fisher.  Initially I was in shock and in disbelief when I was first informed about it. She was a fantastic, witty woman and a strong advocate for mental health. And to so many she …

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Day V, Halloween Countdown 2016! Ghostbusters candy! So much Ghostbusters candy…

There is hella lotta Ghostbusters themed candy out this year. Probably because of the new movie out but I can't remember a time where a movie has seemed to focus so much  on candy in the way of merchandise. I remember Star Wars episode I had everything to promote it. Star Wars chocolate, bubble bath, …

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Day I, Halloween Countdown 2016! Halloween hunting in £1 shops!

Welcome to the first day of the Halloween countdown 2016! Over the next thirteen days I will be taking a deathly delve into all things Halloweenish, some repulsive retro toys, vicious video games and some creepy candy. But just as a warm up for today, I will be showing off some pound shop pickups of …

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Halloween cakes and biscuits! Spooky stuff finally on the shelves!

You know it's getting that time of year when you're in the supermarket and go down the aisle for bread and cakes and discover it has adopted a strange fluorescent orange tint.  In actuality, there wasn't that much Halloween stuff in the whole store. There was far more Christmas stuff than Halloween but the bakery …

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The Multicoloured Mess of Rainbow Grilled Cheese Toasties! Also, Gagging on Harry Potter Bertie Bott’s Every Flavour Beans!

Rainbow Grilled Cheese Toasties! Sometimes the internet throws things at you that look and sound too interesting not to try. It was my girlfriend who found this online, and decided that we should give it a go. The sprinkles on the toast offended me. In my experience, sprinkles are always sweet, and I am not …

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Odd food! American candy special- Hotlix banana flavoured Scorpion lollipop, Hershey’s chocolate flavour Twizzler twists, and crispy M&M smores!

I don't know if I had intentionally been putting it off quite, but after my relative bought me a scorpion lollipop, it was an inevitability that I was going to have to consume it at some point. This is the same relative that gifted me a garlic bread flavour stick of rock which you can …

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Odd food! Hotlix blueberry ant lollipop!

I have mentioned before how I am no stranger to eating bugs. I have never tried ants before though, and a rainy sunday afternoon seemed a perfect time to change this, seeing as I was gifted a selection of insect candy following my garlic bread and pasty sticks of rock encounter.     Looks a delight doesn't it. …

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Promotional Mars 1994 Super Mario Bros figures

  Remember when you could buy  a chocolate bar in the '90s and could get a  free Super Mario toy inside the packaging? I sure as hell don't but wish I did.       There isn't much information online about these little figures, but I think they were only available in Germany in 1994, …

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