Category Archives: Fan Art

Star Trek Re-imagined as Mid-Century Modern

Artist Matt Wiley has many inspired creations on his website, but this re-imagining of classic Star Trek as Vintage Advertising is by far my favorite. The travel posters are swell and would look great as a poster on any wall, … Continue reading

Marvel Two-In-One Featuring: The Thing…And Tron?!

I love the Thing. He is hands down one of my favorite Marvel Comics characters and has been since I read my first John Byrne issue of the Fantastic Four (#243), I mean what is there not to like about … Continue reading

Have a Disney Afternoon with James Silvani

One of many websites I enjoy visiting for its retro art is that of Dark Ink Art which is usually well stocked with Super Heroes, Star Wars and other delights. Today was no exception when I found this wonderful Disney … Continue reading

The Terminator via Dr. Seuss

As a big fan of The Terminator franchise and as someone who read plenty of Dr Seuss throughout my childhood, I was pleased to find that one of my favourite artists, DrFauststusAU created a mashup of the two to glorious … Continue reading

Cookie Monster As Galactus By David Branstetter!

With Disney now owning both the Muppets and Marvel Comics I don’t think it’s too far of a stretch to say we might see some type of mash-up in the near future. At least that is the line of thinking … Continue reading

Alvaro Tapia Hidalgo’s Illustration For The Penguin Is Equally Awesome And Terrifying!

It’s good to be back! Now during my vacation I can honestly say I did not see anything nearly as awesome AND terrifying as Alvaro Tapia Hidalgo’s illustration of the legendary Burgess Meredith in the 1966 Batman TV series. Make … Continue reading

This Moon Knight Illustration By Chris Samnee Is Incredible!

My first introduction to the Marvel Comics character Moon Knight was thanks to an unintended road trip that my Father dragged me on, a three hour drive for a classic car show…sadly that just wasn’t my bag and I kept … Continue reading

Kurt Wolfgang’s 7 in ’77 T-Shirt is Simply Amazing!

I am on a bit of t-shirt kick lately. Even with that, I wasn’t go to post two t-shirt here on the site on the same day, but I just fell in love with the design for Kurt Wolfgang’s 7 … Continue reading

Dragon’s Lair Meets the Legend of Zelda on this Ganon’s Lair T-shirt

Who wouldn’t love a version of Legend of Zelda done in the style of Dragon’s Lair or maybe even one done the other way around? It is probably never going to happen, but if they do I will be one … Continue reading

Take A Moment To Watch This Incredible Animated Tribute To Doctor Who By Chang Dai

Like a lot of people who visit the site I am a fan of Doctor Who (Pertwee is still the best) and believe me when I tell you that by the end of this animated short by the amazingly talented … Continue reading

Check Out This Hilarious Robocop ‘Baby Food’ Ad By Giovanni Costa!

We know from the classic 1987 Robocop that Murphy being mostly robotic requires very little sustenance to keep his remaining human portions functioning, in fact baby food seems to do the trick since he can’t actually digest most food anymore. … Continue reading

If They Could Transform: The Art of Darren Rawlings

A recent Knight Rider post here at The Retroist received a comment that suggested that KITT might be the first Cylon from the universe of Battlestar Galactica. This amused me enough to search the internet for more about this theory … Continue reading

Derek Langille’s “Level 6″ Illustration Mashes Dr. Strange With Q*Bert!

You might recall the awesome artwork by Derek Langille we featured a couple of weeks back where he presented us an alternate world in which Jonny Quest met Hellboy. Now as you can see from the artwork above he presents … Continue reading

Aurelien George Sculpts Metal Versions Of An Arwing And Saw Boss!

A big thanks to Chris Sims of the Comics Alliance for giving us the heads up on Aurelien George’s awesome metal fan art sculptures featuring the likes of the Star Fox Team’s Arwing… …and Jayce and the Wheeled Warriors villainous … Continue reading

The Knight Rider Companion

You all know what a Super Fan is, don’t you? In case you don’t, it’s a fan who really does know everything about their chosen subject and there are quite a few of them around. I wouldn’t call Nick Nugent … Continue reading