Monthly Archives: May 2008

The Seventh Kingdom

Since today's Elephant Soldiers review is third in our series of Seventh Kingdom Sundays, it seems like a good time to explain just what the Seventh Kingdom is. Here, from the back of the packaging, is the official story: In … Continue reading

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Darth Revan addendum

In today's Darth Revan review, yo said the mask was wrong. What's up with that? One of our readers has an answer: Hasbro looked at the wrong source material. The canonical Revan is a brown-haired male, not a baldy. There's … Continue reading

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Ramathorr addendum

In today's review of the Seventh Kingdom: Ramathorr figure, yo mentioned that the elephant's weapon was chosen in Round Five of the FANtastic Exclusive voting. That's great and all, but what were the other choices? Okay, so A is the … Continue reading

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Heath Ledger's "Joker" Action Figures Sell Out

Eager Batman fans snap them up within minutes of toys going on sale... Action figures of Heath Ledger's Joker character in the upcoming Batman movie have sold out within minutes of them going on sale. And now, some more OAFEry:An … Continue reading

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Heath Ledger Joker update

yo sez: I was really surprised when I read what Shocka posted yesterday about Mattel cancelling the Dark Knight Joker figure. It was unexpected, sure, but was also a bit confusing, so I dug into it a bit more. And … Continue reading

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Heath Ledger "too scary?"

Shocka sez: "Mattel won't release the original version of The Joker figurine, based on Heath Ledger's incarnation for Batman: Dark Knight because it is too scary for children. Instead Mattel have "hastily thrown together" a "friendlier" version they can sell … Continue reading

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GI Joe Movie Watch: a second shot at costumes

Okay, so in our last update, we linked to shots of the movie costumes. Shots which were promptly yanked down everywhere And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' Through Previews - November '10 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #12 Rustin's Spoils of … Continue reading

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