Monthly Archives: August 2013

Minimate Mini-Review #115 - Mr. Sinister & Nimrod

#115 - Mr. Sinister/Nimrod And now, some more OAFEry:Marvel Comics action figure variant covers Hasbro's SDCC exclusives (part 2) Somebody get Marvel on the phone! Marvel announces Lego variant covers Lights, camera, ACTION (figures)!

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The Kingdom - an Action Figure Project

The comic. The Kickstarter.

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OAFEnet Email Update for Thursday, August 29

The OAFEnet Email Update is in the midst of reruns.

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #108

Helm to 108. Yes, sir - HELM! 108! Helm to 108. Okay, so that's been a full calendar month of my SDCC haulage (shameless plug - Haul pt. 1, Haul pt. 2, Exclusives pt. 1, Exclusives pt. 2) and hoo … Continue reading

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A Marvel by any other name

Despite the ire it riled among some fans, Captain Marvel becoming Shazam is just the latest installment in a long tradition of naming issues that surround the character. In 1919, Wilford H. Fawcett began circulating copies of a new magazine … Continue reading

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Transformers Tuesday gets real cute

DAWWWWWW! And now, some more OAFEry:Transformers Tuesday: The War Within Flippin' through Previews - January '14 Flippin’ Through Previews - September '07 Transformers Collectors' Club gets mad about knock off toys Transformers BotBots Flaredevil review

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This week in comicshops - 08/28

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

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Minimate Mini-Review #114 - Unmasked Spider-Man & Green Goblin

#114 - Unmasked Spider-Man/Green Goblin And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' Through Previews - October '10 Marvel Legends addendum: dat (big) body! Rustin's Spoils of the Week #164 Flippin' through Previews - February '14 Minimate Mini-Review #380 - Maximum Carnage & … Continue reading

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The Mattel Big Lots glut continues

Since July, Big Lots stores have been receiving shipments of stock from MattyCollector.com - toys that were formerly online exclusives were suddenly available in stores. This isn't like when Roboto and Gygor showed up at a single random Walmart last … Continue reading

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Comic book vs. comicbook

In today's How to Review Toys the OAFEnet Way column, I said that things like comicbook and videogame are one word, which (surprisingly) is the thing most people seem to be taking issue with. Not my bald-faced bragging, not the … Continue reading

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