New Muppet Diamond Select Figures

Jarrod Fairclough – We already love the Diamond Select Muppet figures, with our Kermits, Fozzies, and old guys in the balcony displayed proudly on our shelves.  Well, make room, because we’ve just been given our first look at Series 4, which will be on preview at this weeks Toy Fair in New York!  The figures include…

New Labyrinth Funko Pop!

Pop culture stores are often filled to the brim with every collectible, toy, comic book and tshirt you can imagine.  On your left is an aisle filled with Ghostbusters merchandise, and to your right it’s all Doctor Who.  So you have to weave your way through the place in order to find that one thing…

Muppet Newsflash: January 15th 2016

Muppet News Update: January 15th 2016 In good news for fans of English Muppets, the Sesame Street ‘spin off’ series The Furchester Hotel has been renewed for a second season of 50 episodes!  Elmo and Cookie (along with Ryan Dillon and David Rudman) will return, alongside Funella (performed by legendary Muppeteer Louise Gold), Pheobe (performed by…

News Update: July 25, 2013

NEWS UPDATE: July 25, 2013The biggest news of the week over in the real world was the birth of the royal baby, the Prince of Cambridge, the son of Prince William and Kate Middleton. Why should we as Muppet fans care about the new heir to the British throne? Because Kermit the Frog and Miss…

News Update: April 5, 2013

NEWS UPDATE: April 5, 2013 Are you ready to hashtag your cares away, Muppet fans? Yesterday The Jim Henson Company started an official Twitter account for Fraggle Rock (handily choosing the username @FraggleRock). They haven’t tweeted much yet, but there is promise of more Fraggle goodness to come–in 140 characters less, that is. In news…

News Update: May 24, 2012

NEWS UPDATE: May 24, 2012 We in the Muppet fan community know all about Paul Williams, scribe of songs in The Muppet Movie, The Muppet Christmas Carol, Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas, and more. However, the general public is vastly unaware of Williams’ incredible contribution to the world of music. That is what filmmaker Steven Kessler…

News Update: March 29, 2012

NEWS UPDATE: March 29, 2012 We’re thrilled to inform you that friends of the blog, Copper Pot Productions, are producing a hugely exciting new documentary bout Caroll Spinney, the man who is Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch. The documentary is called I Am Big Bird and it won’t be out for quite awhile, but…

News Update: February 16, 2012

NEWS UPDATE: February 16, 2012Miss Piggy was chosen to host the BAFTA Red Carpet ceremony in London this past weekend and, as you would guess, she did an amazing job. She mingled with the likes of Daniel Radcliffe, John Hamm, Gary Oldman, and plenty of other major stars all showing up for the British Academy…

News Update: February 9, 2012

NEWS UPDATE: February 9, 2012 Coming soon to a video game console near you: Muppet costumes for the popular game Disney Universe available on the X-Box 360 and PS3! The game, which acts as Disney’s answer to the popular Little Big Planet games (which coincidentally also have Muppet costumes), features downloadable content which allows you…