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Marvel Legends Mystique addendum

Today's review of the Walgreens-exclusive Marvel Legends Mystique action figure spoke of how Dave Cockrum had designed the character before Chris Claremont decided to use her in the comics. "This drawing was done for fun and hung in my office … Continue reading

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Genis-Vell addendum: costume origins

Here is Alex Ross' design for the new Captain Marvel ("new" as of 2002, clearly): And now, some more OAFEry:Marvel Legends addendum: dat (medium) body! Minimate Mini-Review #366 - Captain Marvel exclusives Spoilers on toys Marvel Legends: Captain Marvel review … Continue reading

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Lady Death and friends

Today we reviewed Lady Death and also mentioned artist Adam Hughes. Seems like a fine excuse to post this image: Interestingly, all three of those characters - Lady Death, Vampirella, and Witchblade - have been turned into toys by Moore … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: Gen13

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figures today are the other Gen13 figures that were planned to come out alongside Fairchild. In order to promote the line, … Continue reading

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Distracted boyfriend - Star Wars edition

And now, some more OAFEry:Star Wars Gamorrean Guard addendum ATFC '12 - Day 1: Hasbro The #WheresRey people don't know what they're talking about Rustin's Spoils of the Week #90 Flippin' Through Previews - February '09

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Darkseid addendum

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Aggressive sales tactics

And now, some more OAFEry:Minimate Mini-Review #330 - Ms. Marvel & Kang the Conqueror Minimate Mini-Review #293 - Captain Marvel & New Thor Secret Wars standees "Secret Wars: Carol Corps" #1 variant Rustin's Spoils of the Week #204

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X-Men Legends Multiple Man addendum

Comicbook worlds often reflect our own modern culture, without any thought of how that world's culture would look on its own - especially pop culture. If you, like Gwenpool, somehow made your way from our world into the 616 universe, … Continue reading

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Team Fortress 2: The Spy addendum

Today's Team Fortress 2 Spy review mentioned his fancy suit. Here's the man himself, explaining its quality: Those are a few panels from issue #6 of the official TF2 comic, "The Naked and the Dead." Read the rest for... slightly … Continue reading

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RIP Stan Lee

There's no way you missed the news that Stan "The Man" Lee died today at 95 years old. We're all very saddened by this, but choose to remember him by his work. So here, from Captain America Comics #3, is … Continue reading

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