Monthly Archives: April 2011

Minimate Mini-Review #12 - Admiral Cain & Lt. Starbuck

#12 - Admiral Cain/Lieutenant Starbuck And now, some more OAFEry:Minimate Mini-Review #20 - Cannon Centurion Cylon & Lieutenant Boomer Flippin' Through Previews - June '07 Science Fiction Mystery Minis - Starbuck & Cylon I seem to recognize your face - … Continue reading

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OAFEnet Email Update for Thursday, April 28

The OAFEnet Email Update is delayed for a reason. We would have sent out this week's email sooner, but we were waiting for a blog post to finish. We'll link it at the end, though, so first have some reviews.

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Mattel's SDCC exclusives revealed

So, earlier today Mattel confirmed via Twitter that their Comic-Con 2011 exclusives would be announced on G4TV's Attack of the Show tonight at 7. Cool. Well, don't have a television? Can't watch AOTS when it airs? Then come back here … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #15

Toys Я Us apologized for providing nothing last week in a relatively big way. Between the Hasbro "2 for $10.99" and Lego "Buy 1 Get 1 50% Off" I did quite well. And now, some more talks toys Here's … Continue reading

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A McDonald's Lego podracer

It seems George Lucas has revealed his plans for the upcoming 3D re-release of the Star Wars films: new digitally enhanced product placement! (McDonald's Burger & Fries Podracer by GeekyTom) And now, some more OAFEry:Darth Revan addendum Transformers meets Star … Continue reading

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This week in comicshops - 04/27

Find out what toy-related items you can get at your local comicshop this Wednesday.

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Soon Forget: Legendary Heroes Series 3 Frost Giant BAF

So, in today's review of the Marvel Universe "Giant Battles" Savage Frost Giant and Loki set, I told you that ToyBiz planned to make a Conan-based Frost Giant in Legendary Comicbook Heroes Series 3. Here are some pictures: I also … Continue reading

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Minimate Mini-Review #11 - Superman & Lex Luthor

#11 - Superman/Lex Luthor And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' through Previews - October '15 Imaginext DC Blind Bagged Figures Series 2 Transformers BotBots Captain Cartridge exclusive & Swapbox 16 review Battle-Armor Lex Luthor addendum Star Trek: The (Stop-)Motion Picture

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Behold - Atheist Barbie

Just something a little silly and fun today: Atheist Barbie. This was created by Jen McCreight. You can read her reasoning behind it, including info on the doll that inspired her, right here on Blag Hag. It's certainly cooler than … Continue reading

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NECA's making Robocop - now here's what I want.

So yesterday, NECA quietly revealed that they'll be making a Robocop figure: Now, we've already had a really quite good Robocop figure in the Movie Maniacs line, but NECA has a reputation for upping the quality of figures that McFarlane … Continue reading

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