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Wanted: Larry Burns action figure

Just realized we need the Larry Burns toy for Figuretoon use. Here's a digital mock up of why: And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin’ Through Previews - September '07 NECA to do The Simpsons Flippin' Through Previews - April '07 Rustin's … Continue reading

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Uhh...

pic.twitter.com/DfNOjVMUxh — Bootleg Stuff (@Bootleg_Stuff) May 25, 2017 And now, some more OAFEry:cus anime is teh s uck Xevoz Series 5: Rocka Huna Popular toys of the last 145 years yo: catching up with Bionicle

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Do you know this feeling?

Obligation Toys: Toys you buy not because you reallllly want them, but just to complete the set or have all of the related characters to toys you do.

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Screw you, Groundhog! It's Bunny Mech Day!

Enjoy this amazing custom by Almighty 404 - there are even more in-progress shots on his Twitter.

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The undone future of Xevoz

In today's Xevoz Tomb Wraith review, I said that all the Xevoz toys are must-owns. But truly, more than "all" of them are must-owns! After Hasbro axed the line, the design team gave us some hints of what the future … Continue reading

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Xevoz Series 5: Ursa Khan

Oh man oh man oh man! Readers, I need you to give me money!!! For years the only information about one of the unreleased Xevoz figures was this piece of art from that big group shot: Yes, that's all the … Continue reading

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Xevoz Series 5: Sledge Trooper 2.0

Hello again, dear readers. I don't know who this is! We know there were plans for at least two more Biomecha in the future of Xevoz: a Sledge Trooper 2.0, and something called a Machete Mech. This toy uses a … Continue reading

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Xevoz - what is that... thing?

All the early Xevoz toys came with some mysterious accessory that didn't seem to be anything. It was basically just a little handle that served no purpose. Ah, but it did serve a purpose, just not one that any of … Continue reading

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The creation of Zim accessories

You know what's awesome? Invader Zim. You know what else is awesome? Zim toys! Here's a gallery of design sketches for a bunch of the Zim accessories: Aren't those neat? They were all drawn by Cassandra Poe and turned into … Continue reading

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Yep, pretty much want all of these

Bunch more over here! And now, some more OAFEry:9 Unintentionally Terrifying Old-Timey Children's Toys Cracked.com makes old toys awesomer If "Ghostbusters" met "The Shining" The 25 Most Baffling Toys From Around the World Meet Bild Lilli, the original Barbie

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