Episode 21 - General Hawk

February 16, 2015

Custom Celebration 9 is underway - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=42560

Dan aka The Spectre
Jeff aka joemichaels70
Dennis aka drbindy
Brad aka TR101AL 
John aka pluv

Our guest Justin aka General Hawk of GeneralsJoes.com - http://generalsjoes.com/
Also cohost of the What's on Joe Midn podcast - http://whatsonjoemind.podbean.com/
And Anthony Edwards lookalike - http://revengeofthenerds.wikia.com/wiki/Gilbert_Lowe and http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mark_Greene#mediaviewer/File:Mark_Greene.jpg

General Hawk's Cobra Command Compound - http://www.joecustoms.com/customs/customs_specific_item.php?kind=playset&uid=190&id=197


Episode 20 Happy Holidays

January 5, 2015

We look back at the year that was and start wrapping up the Red vs Blue Laser Challenge.

Show notes


Episode 19 - jogunwarrior and sgcaper

October 14, 2014

John aka pluv
Dan aka The Spectre
Jason aka Lance Sputnik
Jeff aka joemichaels70

Guests Jonah aka jogunwarrior and Sean aka sgcaper

Show notes - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=91&t=35038&p=489340#p489340


Episode 18: DanOfTheDead

July 25, 2014

pluv aka John
The Spectre aka Dan
bucky aka Aaron
joemichaels70 aka Jeff 
TR101AL aka Brad

Special Guest: DanOfTheDead aka Dan

Dan of the Dead's customs in the Gallery http://www.joecustoms.com/userops/profile.php?uid=2027

His blog - http://dan-of-the-dead.blogspot.com/

DoTD's Cobra Commander Vanity Statue - http://www.joecustoms.com/customs/customs_specific_item.php?kind=playset&uid=2027&id=165

Keenan's End of Days diostory - http://keenansendofdays.blogspot.com/

sgcaper's All that Remains fanfiction/custom - http://www.allthatremainsbeyond.com/apps/blog/

GI Joe, landmark destruction - http://www.ew.com/ew/gallery/0,,20483133_20713238_21353655,00.html#21353655

Krang - http://www.joecustoms.com/customs/customs_specific_item.php?kind=figureα=K&uid=2027&id=12545
Hunt for the Holochron fan film - Star Wars: Hunt for the Holocron (Original Fan Film by Martin Spitznagel)

Outstanding Customs

DanOfTheDead's Cobalt Blue Lasers - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=41102&hilit=blue+lasers

Rebel transport from Scramble on Yavin set - http://www.rebelscum.com/TLCBPScrambleonYavin.asp

Parting Shots

Legends of Cthulhu Retro Action Figures successful Kickstarter - https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/warpo/legends-of-cthulhu-retro-action-figure-toy-line

OreoBuilder, Bucky, Dusty79 and friends' GI Joe Resurgence - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=41194


Episode 17: Vitruvian H.A.C.K.S. (Highly Articulated Character Kit System)

May 21, 2014


Dan aka The Spectre

Matt aka HypnoHustler

Aaron aka bucky

John aka pluv

Jeff aka joemichaels70


Special guests: Andrew, Erik, and Fred from Boss Fight Studio give us the low down (so far) on their Vitruvian H.A.C.K.S. action figure line and an inkling into their Kickstarter campaign coming very, very soon. 

Boss Fight Studio webpage -
http://bossfightstudio.com/ and Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/pages/Boss-Fight-Studio/305261242935066

Show notes:


Tribute to the Pre-Con Episode

April 7, 2014

Gone but not forgotten, this is a Tribute to a podcast that was recorded but not saved. A poorly recorded recap of notes and a pre-recorded segment.

Show notes and pics can be found here.


JoeCustoms Awards show 2013

March 3, 2014

Master of Ceremonies: Dan aka The Spectre

John aka pluv
Brad aka TR101AL
Dennis aka drbindy
Brian aka nova
Aaron aka bucky
Jeff aka joemichaels70

Listen as we go through the best of 2013.
List of the winners with links to the customs. http://www.joecustoms.com/features/jcas/jcas.php?y=2013


Episode 15: Starring Kevin Watts as The Snake Milker

February 24, 2014

Because of all of the pictures for this one, all show notes can be found at the following link: http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=91&t=35038&p=467948#p467948


Episode 14: New Year’s Resolutions

January 7, 2014

Show notes, pictures, and some bonus content with the creator of Elgin Park, Michael Paul Smith can be found here. http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=91&t=35038&p=462073#p462073


Episode 13: Coby Brown aka AvacsLab; Working in measurements smaller than a gnats [butt]

December 19, 2013

...in degrees measured by color.

AvacsLab Blog - http://www.avacslab.com/

ecrater store - http://avacslab.ecrater.com/

Some of his other work - http://wiki.joecustoms.com/wiki/Avacs_Lab_Interview

Coal Crusher - https://scontent-a-mia.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-frc3/1014218_520313934707827_532994952_n.jpg

JoeDeclassified/JoeCustoms contest grand prize winning Man-of-War - http://www.joedeclassified.com/?p=757
GIJCC 2nd place medium diorama B.E.T. - http://avacslab.com/2013/05/21/bet.aspx



Spectre's Altar of Bah-Nurr - http://www.joecustoms.com/customs/customs_specific_item.php?kind=playset&id=184

Galactic Primitives: Sacrificial Altar - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=39503

drbindy's AT Commander, Jane, and Knighthawk's son - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=39218&p=455616#p455616

No-Joe Challenge #74 Star Trek entries - 
page 1 http://www.joecustoms.com/albums/index.php/NJC%2074
page 2 http://www.joecustoms.com/albums/index.php/NJC%2074/?page=2

TR101AL's Super Joe Commander - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=39496&p=457673#p457673 
and Blade - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=39496&p=457677#p457677

pluv's Gi Joe Discussion group Halloween contest entry: Destro's Basement with McCullen Clan Cult - http://www.joecustoms.com/customs/customs_specific_item.php?kind=playset&id=182

Lady Jaye in nightgown - http://www.joecustoms.com/customs/customs_specific_item.php?kind=figure&alpha=L&uid=9&id=12044

Fodder Box
Brick Warriors "lego" accessories for Joes - http://wiki.joecustoms.com/wiki/Modifying_brick_figure_weapons_for_Joes

Outstanding Customs
Tanstoys characters from Castle - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=453617#p453617

unknownsoldier13's Hawkgirl - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=454713#p454713

Starbuck's ME updates: The 2000's - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=455733#p455733

Ian’s Annaconda (Water Moccassin on steroids) - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=39212

Tankster's Destroid Mech - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=454223#p454223

hemble's Adventure Team sets - http://www.imperialshipyards.net/SMF/index.php?topic=8824.0

Outback’s Quinjet complete - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=30642&start=90

Spectre's pictures from Hasbro's "Twas the Night Before" NY Comic Con - http://www.imperialshipyards.net/Galleries/the-spectre-invades-hasbros-twas-the-night-before

If you have a question for Dr. Bindy*, please send them to contact@joecustoms.com.

*Not licensed to practice medicine, psychiatry, dentistry, veterinary medicine or voodoo in the United States or any of its territories.


Episode 12: Iowa and Oreo

November 1, 2013

Episode 12: Iowa and Oreo


Brad aka TR101AL

Dan aka The Spectre

John aka pluv

Special Co-Host: Michael aka JoeCzar

Special Guests #1 – Steve Kelting and Brian Sauer from Code Name: Iowa’s Assembly Required November 16th, 2013, at the downtown Des Moines Library 
- https://www.facebook.com/CodenameIowa and  http://www.codenameiowa.com/

Special Guest #2 - Kevin aka OreoBuilder - 

The complete show notes: 


Anniversary Special: One and Done

September 23, 2013

Anniversary Special: One and Done


Dan aka The Spectre

Brad aka TR101AL

Jeff aka joemichaels70

John aka pluv

Call-in guests: Gyre-Viper, drbindy, bithomas, Lance Sputnik, "beav", Meertoh, and J_Man


Drbindy’s Joe’s Cantina dio-story and customs - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=38585


NJCC review - http://www.imperialshipyards.net/SMF/index.php?topic=8756.0



Street Hawk -  http://www.flickr.com/photos/tsutter/9583848089/

Naja Bhoot - http://www.coilcon.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/420177_173975659433729_1982572643_n.jpg

CoilConned Naja Bhootleg - http://www.hisstank.com/gi-joe-news/attach/5/8/0/3/6/naja-bhootleg_1377182088.jpg

Code Name: Iowa’s Assembly Required November 16th Des Moines - https://www.facebook.com/CodenameIowa


JC podcast behind the scenes

How NOT to record voice memos from your inbox - http://pluv50.tumblr.com/post/59251975608/lordbeav-call-in-laptop-to-computer-love

The Spectre’s Iron Throne of Death - http://www.joecustoms.com/customs/customs_specific_item.php?kind=playset&id=179

TR101AL’s GI Joe 3 What ifs - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=38805


Outstanding Customs

bucky’s Stretcher - http://www.joecustoms.com/customs/customs_specific_item.php?kind=figure&alpha=S&page=41&id=11931

Stormavik’s Dreadnoks - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=38762


Iron Will’s El Dorado and Ultimate Duke - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=38773

Lance Sputnik’s Uncharted video game characters - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=38780

Lance Sputnik’s Kwinn and James Bond characters - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=38753

iwbeta’s Flash’s Rogues Gallery - http://i1164.photobucket.com/albums/q570/BadSociologist/C2442BA1-0B47-4C57-95D4-84B67686B091-14951-0000193923628D52_zps482b36b3.jpg

Ending snippet "Call Destro" by Wordburglar (beat by Beatmason) - http://propsdept.bandcamp.com/album/welcome-to-cobra-island-free-download


Episode 10: Erik Araña is Too Sexy for This Podcast

July 26, 2013


Brad aka TR101AL

Dan aka  The Spectre

Jeff aka JoeMichaels70

John aka pluv

Special Guest: Erik Araña aka verdearana, former Hasbro toy designer, current Boss Fight Studio designer, and has nerd cred and Hawaiian shirts to spare.

Boss Fight Studio

Show notes with lots and lots of pictures courtesy of Erik and Alyosha: 


Episode 9: Welcome Matt Brandenberg

June 28, 2013

Episode 9: Wlecome Matt Brandenberg

Special Guest Matt Brandenberg. You might not know his name now, but trust me, after listening you won't forget it.


Dan aka The Spectre

Jeff aka JoeMichaels70

Brad aka TR101AL

John aka pluv A link to everything we talk about including some of Matt's custom work previously seen on the Hasbro tour in Rhode Island. http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=91&t=35038&p=442155#p442155


Episode 8: The Widening Gyre-Viper

June 13, 2013


Jeff aka JoeMichaels70

Dennis aka drbindy

John aka pluv

And special guest: Gary “Goggles” Head aka Gyre-Viper

Show Notes

Pics Gyre shared - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=91&t=35038&p=440183#p440183

JoeIntel.com Glossary of Preproduction terms: http://joeintel.com/general_page_desc.php?left_search=&cat=&countries_id=OTk5OTk5&cat_id=OTk5OTg5OTk=&cat_content_id=OTk5NzU5OTk=&desc=desc


Gyre’s youtube channel with Rhode Island Convention Hasbro tour, Bill Merklin interviews and sculpting tutorial - http://www.youtube.com/user/garygoggles#p/u/4/F98NgO-avCU


Cadillacs and Dinosaurs comic/cartoon/toyline - http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/blog/cantinadan/cadillacs-and-dinosaurs/


JoeDeclassified/JoeCustoms Custom Contest - http://www.joecustoms.com/features/declassified/declassified.php


Kokomo Toys’ convention life sized cardboard displays - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/download/file.php?id=27365&mode=view


Gyre working on his custom during the New Orleans Con Hasbro Custom Class - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=92&t=34149&p=393899&hilit=notpicard#p393899


Goro “run” and 2-up buck - http://joedeclassified.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=589&start=0


Additional pics (including Fridge [swoon]) - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=91&t=35038&start=45


Episode 7: To be, or not to bcost74

May 12, 2013


Dan aka the Spectre

Brad aka TR101AL

John aka pluv

Special Guest: Brian aka bcost74

We talk with bcost74 about his custom work and what it means to be a customizer. We talk a little bit about the NJCC that the local guys are going to, how to help bio writer's block, what it was like to have Mary McDonald Lewis and Bill Ratner stop by the JoeCustoms table in Indy, and something about goats.

iwbeta’s Doc - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=37572

iwbeta's Muskrat and Mainframe - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=37556

drbrindy’s Dr. Watson – http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=37157&p=432773#p432773

Obi-Shinobi’s Beachhead - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=37573

Iron Will’s Red Son Superman - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=37535

Roboulus’ Ash - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=37503

Dremel’s Dreadnok vehicle – http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=37465

MJ Tanner’s Marvel Now FF - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=37507

Gunghojoe’s movie verse X-Men Beast - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=37580

Cap’s Defniance Irisa WIP - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=37551

Doctor Robert Strange's Indiana Jones - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=36142&p=434419

NJCC Salvo (ronin took some great pics of the figure he won and KrymsynGard666 gives a little insight into the making of)- http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=37661&start=30

Lady Jaye and Flint learn some customizing - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WqQt8jqnCf8&feature=share&list=UUYfuRdbC4xCYJYt3XUZHCgA


Episode 6: 3D printing and imaging with MarkM

March 29, 2013


John aka pluv – JoeCustoms.com admin and laughs at his own jokes

Dan aka The Spectre – hoarder of goblins, ogres, and orks

Brad aka TR101AL – Southern Super Hero

Jeff aka joemichaels70 – hates sculpting

With special guest MarkM

MarkM’s Forum discussion about his 3D printing projects so far - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=36909

JCwiki article he wrote for us – http://wiki.joecustoms.com/wiki/3D_Design_and_Creation

ltfalcon’s AT Mobile Support Vehicle - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=37029

3D Doodler Kickstarter - http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1351910088/3doodler-the-worlds-first-3d-printing-pen

MakerBot’s 3D photobooth article - http://www.slate.com/blogs/future_tense/2012/11/20/makerbot_photo_booth_will_3d_print_a_replica_of_your_face.html

Outstanding Customs Doctor Robert Strange’s Amazing Spider-Man and Doc Ock http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=429420#p429420

ZombieGuide’s ARAH repaints - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=37086

LIVEVIL’s Cobra Blue Beret Commandoes - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=37162

Sgartz’s AT Hannibal Smith - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=37090

TR1ER Desert Gravedigger - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=37021

Obi-Shinobi’s Zero Dark Thirty Navy Seal - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=37133

Dusty79’s Clutch - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=37159

TR101AL’s Insta-Mold product review  - http://www.joecustoms.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=427422#p427422

Also, some JoeCustoms Convention plans and expectations. We hope to see you there.