Category Archives: cancelled toys

Toys that Time Forgot

How would you like a pretty art book all about toys that never happened? One is being Kickstartered right now! Written and complied by journalist Blake Wright, the 200-plus page hard cover book will take an in-depth look at over … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: R'Zor Predator

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figure today is Kenner's R-Zor Warrior. In 1994, Kenner had plans to add "Predator Hunters" to the ranks of the Space … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: the Gobbledy Gooker

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figure today is Mattel's Gobbledy Gooker. If you're unfamiliar with the Gobbledy Gooker, Cracked, Mental Floss and even TV Tropes have … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: more S.L.U.G.s

Last year, we showed you the cancelled Series 5, 6 and 7 of Jakks Pacific's SLUG Zombies. Today, in honor of our review of Series 1, we've got something else entirely. And now, some more OAFEry:Rustin's Spoils of the Week … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: Hero Mashers Monsters

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figures today are Hasbro's Hero Mashers Monsters. The Monsters would have been an expansion of Hasbro's Hero Masher line, which also … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: Transformers Beast Wars Uprising

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figures today are Transformers Collectors' Club concepts. Shown at the UK's TFNation convention, these potential repaints were intended to go along … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: Fossilsaurus

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figure today is Tonka's Fossilsaurus. Fossilsaurus would have been part of the GoBots-spinoff Rock Lords line, a four-figure combiner that turned … Continue reading

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The Pythona that almost was

In today's review of the GI Joe Collectors' Club member incentive figure Pythona, we spoke briefly about the character's introduction in GI Joe: The Movie and the fact that she didn't get an action figure. But she almost did: And … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: Animated Waspinator

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figure today is Hasbro's Fugitive Waspinator. Fugitive Waspinator would have been part of the Transformers Animated line, a straight repaint of … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: Homemade Heroes

In today's review of the Amazing Heroes Blank Slate figure, yo said that while other companies have made similar things in the past (a company called Spherewerx, for instance, seems to trade almost exclusively on this idea, with their "Create … Continue reading

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