Author Archives: Rustin Parr

Rustin's Spoils of the Week #183

Sometimes all it takes is a trip out of town to find what you're looking for! I made it down to Texas this week and with a bit of luck scored some Marvel Legends two-packs and some brand new Imaginext! … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #182

Okay, I’m a bit behind the gun this week, so rather than take photos of the latest and greatest, lets dig in to an unposted batch from a while back! Enjoy my precious! Eeeeeeennnnnnjjjjjjooooooyyyyyyy... And now, some more OAFEry:Minimate Mini-Review … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #181

Sometimes you find some stuff you're looking for (Dooooooolph!!!) and sometimes you find some stuff you're hoping for (novelty Hot Wheels!) and sometimes you find some stuff you never imagined would exist... (Looking at you, Cat'o'Clock) But not matter what, … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #180

Last week I was describing the unpredictable nature of brick'n'mortar toy hunting and that very thing cropped up this week as well! I first went to a Toys R Us and found Dazzler, Enchantress and Sunfire from the latest X-themed … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #179

I know a lot of folks out there in the collecting community have made the change over to mainly doing online ordering but those of us out dinosaurs who still prefer the old fashioned brick and mortar hunt can have … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #178

I got back on the wagon this week, but had no time to prep up a Spoils for the purchases (taking the photos is surprisingly laborious) so let's dip back into the wealth of stuff from yesteryear! With this haul … Continue reading

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J. Jonah Kravenson

Told you so. And now, some more OAFEry:Minimate Mini-Review #141 - Spider-Man & Chris Redfield The wonders of an advertising budget The Batman crossover that never was Superman vs. Muhammad Ali addendum Doctor Strange Marvel Legends addendum

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #177

This week I actually made no new purchases, if you can believe, so let's pull up an undiscussed past haul of ol' Uncle Rustin's to tide our hungry eyes over until my next batch of material wealth is accumulated. And, … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #176

This past weekend was one of Chicago's big comic conventions: C2E2 - and your friendly neighborhood Rustin was on-site to take in the sights and, of course, shop ever-so-slightly responsibly. So, join me on this trip down the booths of … Continue reading

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C2E2 2017

Things finally worked out this year so that I could return to C2E2, a con here in Chicago that I haven't been to since their first year in 2011, and boy.... has this show GROWN! I'd say the floorplan has … Continue reading

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