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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #221

Well, I heard Gamestop was both getting in the Batman vs TMNT sets AND was having one of those "buy a $5 shopping bag and get 25% off everything" sales and... well... I Rustin'ed out on some stuff I'd been … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #220

Power Con 2019 has come and gone, and with it the passing into a new era for the show. This was the first time for it out of Torrance, and it's followed Designer Con by moving to Anaheim. Power Con … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #219

And now we partake in the second Mattelocaust in order rush through a handful of 2019 purchases from that once great toy manufacturer. I enjoyed the Aquaman movie far more than I imagined but by the time I'd seen it, … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #218

Star Wars, man... what a world. The Disney/Kennedy-era sure has made it un-fun to be a fan by turning the whole thing in to something so "controversial." It really makes one wonder where the franchise would be at if social … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #217

I don't really want to call this a "Mattelocaust," as that incorporates a very loaded word with a generally pretty specific connotation, and while we love to gripe about Mattel's inadequacies... that seems a rotten comparison to make. However, I … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #216

We celebrated Halloween last year with DST's series of Ghostbusters toys, and the full first five series' which constructed the amazing rooftop diorama! Well, fortunately the line has done well enough that they have continued into Ghostbusters 2, and have … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #215

Had me a big week - let's check out the Spoils! And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' through Previews - August '15 Spider-Man is Ultimately satisfying Flippin' Through Previews - June '10 Distracted boyfriend - Star Wars edition Mattel's SDCC exclusives … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #214

Last year we celebrated October with the Ghostbusters here on Spoils of the Week, including the complete initial wave of Playmobil product! So this year, let's us continue that trend but looking at the second wave of Playmobil Ghostbusters stuff … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #213

Man, I had a pretty fortuitous weekend! I went out and hit a couple Walmarts, Five Belows, Walgreens and Gamestops - and came home happy, only to find my set of Super 7 Masters of the Universe Classics figures waiting … Continue reading

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Imaginext Blind Bagged Figures Series 10

This is kind of an interesting series. It both seems to have specific themes within it (Fantasy, Modern World, Space) rather than the more typical mish-mash, and it includes Imaginext's very first straight-up remake of one of Mattel's classic figures … Continue reading

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