New 1/6th LIS Robot Model Kit by Moebius coming in July!

Moebius Models will be releasing an all new 1/6th scale LIS B9 robot at the end of July 2013! The cool thing about this incarnation of the robot is the addition of the soil analyzer and door, which makes it possible for the modeler to depict the classic first season robot. What’s also really cool, is that in this scale… Read more »

TV Exec Pushes for Decade Specific Retro Channels (LIS Mention)

Variety is reporting that TV exec Garth Ancier has created a new company which is pitching decade specific, syndicated TV networks to various cable companies. “We have been looking at literally every show that was made in these eras,” said Ancier, former BBC America prexy and chairman of WB Television Network. The concept is patterned after Sirius XM’s satellite radio… Read more »

Irwin Allen’s ‘The Live Adventures of Pinocchio’ storyboards

Our latest find on Ebay was a chance miracle! a complete storyboard and shooting schedule for Irwin Allen’s proposed Live Adventures of Pinocchio. The film was one of Irwin’s last projects, but never materialized due to his fading health. The storyboards are literally every scene illustrated in amazing detail, there were several scenes depicting giant props, blue screen work and… Read more »

Lost in Space Sighting on ‘The Neighbors’

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ABC’s new comedy The Neighbors is about a typical urban family who moves to the suburbs only to find out that everyone else in their gated community is an alien. Surprise, surprise, it’s actually a truly funny and poignant comedy that is not to be missed. In the season finale, The Neighbors paid homage to their spacy roots with guest… Read more »

Sci.Fi & Fantasy Modeller Vol. 29 LIS Space Pod Article out soon!

 I am happy to announce that the forthcoming issue of Sc.Fi & Fantasy Modeller Vol. 29 will feature an article on one of my latest projects, the LIS 1/24th Moebius Space Pod! It will feature a step by step how-to article on building, lighting, painting and diorama lay-out. It also includes the conversion of a race car driver figure I… Read more »

Diamond Select Announces Minimates B-9 Robot!

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Toy Fair has just announced that Diamond Select will be releasing a “Minimates” B-9 robot from Lost in Space. Diamond Select has released many cool genre toys, see Universal monsters and more. Stay tuned for updates on the B-9! And it’s not Irwin, but apparently there was a lot of interest in the 60’s Batman license, so here’s more on… Read more »

LIS Robot & Robby in GE commercial!

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We were watching TV the other night when all of a sudden a GE commercial on  robotics and technology came on with several references to classic Sci-Fi films and television appeared. The commercial includes robots from classics Star Trek, Short Circuit and of course B-9 and Robby from Lost in Space! Both Robby and the LIS robot appear several times… Read more »