The Silver Screen Action Figure Podcast – An Interview with Hypno-Tronic Comics

Our latest interview episode of THE SILVER SCREEN ACTION FIGURE PODCAST is a one-on-one interview with Joy Ghiglotti, owner of Hypno-Tronic Comics located in Staten Island, NY. The store was listed as TimeOut NY’s Winner for best shop in Staten Island in 2016. We discuss how the business started alongside her late partner, Ed Varuolo, the importance of comic shops as small businesses for our communities, how old movies and TV shows have become new via action figures and collectibles, and so much more.

Hypno-Tronic Comics is located at 156 STUYVESANT PL., STATEN ISLAND, NY 10301. Find out more about the store at “Like” them on Facebook and follow on Twitter @hypnotronic and Instagram @hypnotroniccomics.

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VENDETTA GAMES Resumes Production Next Month & WMIFF Screenings Next Week

VENDETTA GAMES goes back into production next month! We will be sharing updates and pics from our upcoming photo shoot this weekend and also a new Facebook page will be made in the coming weeks. Though the Indiegogo has ended, for anyone who wishes to still donate privately via PayPal or personal check, please contact Andre´ Joseph at We are also seeking actors, crew, investment opportunities and sponsorship from small businesses and special organizations devoted to law enforcement.

We also have news that the Vendetta Games prequel comic book by Brian Bicknell has been completed! For those of you who contributed $60 or more to Indiegogo, you will receive a digital copy of the comic as early as next week. If you have not done so already, please contact us with your email address so we can send it your way.

Lastly, for those of you in the Washington, D.C. area ONE WEEK FROM TODAY, please come see the World Music and Independent Film Festival back-to-back screenings of my short films Andre Joseph’s Tempted and The Dinner Short Film at the National Navy Museum on Thursday, August 20 at 6pm! Tickets are $10 if you order from the Eventbrite link below. Also we’ll be attending the WMIFF Awards Ceremony where both films are nominated for numerous awards including BEST DIRECTOR at the Crystal City Hilton on Saturday, August 22nd at 1pm! Those tickets are also available at Eventbrite and you can also see the trailers there too!

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