Monthly Archives: March 2014

A new Facebook page

No, not ours - a different one. Uncle Paul's Toy Box is a "nostalgic look at toys" - so kind of like what we do in February for Old Toys Month, but about much more than action figures, and much … Continue reading

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OAFEnet Email Update for Thursday, March 20

God may hate a lot of things, but everybody loves the OAFEnet Email Update.

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Arrow addendum: on the subject of proper archery form

For years we've been complaining about figures of archers, saying that very few of them can achieve a "real" archery pose. And every time, we've linked to this review which explains, very thoroughly, the ways that an archer needs to … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #125

Well... it looks like this Hot Wheels thing might be getting a little more substantive for me. As much as the scalpers and store-opening collectors (viewed as collectible competitors in my youth) have given the line a negative connotation in … Continue reading

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If They Could Transform

Via @orion_neos on Twitter comes an art project by Darren Rawlings: And now, some more OAFEry:"Transformers: Prime" Breakdown addendum Flippin' through Previews - March '13 BotCon box set part 5 - Wildrider Need some scenery for your toys? Gingerbread Optimus … Continue reading

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This week in comicshops - 03/19

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

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Cherno Alpha addendum: Epilogue

Everybody loves Cherno Alpha. Some more than others. And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' through Previews - January '15 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #102 Flippin' through Previews - August '15 Flippin' through Previews - October '14 Rustin's Spoils of the … Continue reading

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Minimate Mini-Review #143 - Storm & Jill Valentine

#143 - Storm/Jill Valentine And now, some more OAFEry:Rustin's Spoils of the Week #159 An Xmas gift for you! "Secret Wars" #7 variant Minimate Mini-Review #144 - Taskmaster & Nathan Spencer Minimate Mini-Review #131 - Phoenix & Morrigan

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Lego Zim

Support the set here, and also see some more photos of the interior of the house and the Voot Cruiser! And now, some more OAFEry:Invader Zim blues GI Joe in Lego form ATFC thoughts Shaun of the Dead in Lego … Continue reading

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OAFEnet Email Update for Thursday, March 13

Now is the OAFEnet Email Update of our discontent.

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