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Figura Obscura Gods of Ancient Egypt packaging

The Figura Obscura packages are always pretty good, and we normally just talk about them in the reviews. But this newest release, the Gods of Ancient Egypt, has a problem. The mysteries of ancient Egypt, including the various deities they … Continue reading

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Introducing Hot Wheels Optimus Prime

Well well well, look at this! A Hot Wheels version of Optimus Prime that can actually change from a truck to a robot! That's pretty awesome! As soon as it shows up on the store pegs, we'll be happy to … Continue reading

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GI Joe Classified Shooter addendum

Okay, important things first: Larry Hama is basically responsible for creating the brand from scratch, and still has to work in his 70s to stay alive? It would be one thing if he was choosing to write, but to have … Continue reading

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Well damn, never buy from grepdogg, I guess

Now, if it were me, and I were a raging bigot, I wouldn't sign my weird screed with my name, but hey, you do you, stupid: "grepdogg," as he goes by on eBay and Deviant Art and Flickr and HissTank … Continue reading

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Animals often use specific displays to ward off rivals

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Meet the newest Junkion

At least, we assume it's a Junkion, since it looks like unfinished garbage. (via) And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' through Previews - July '11 Flippin' Through Previews - February '11 Transformers BotBots Greed Feed review Transformers BotBots Ol' Tic Toc … Continue reading

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Shredder's colors

Mirage Studios' Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #1 was published, in all its black and white glory, in 1984. For such a foundational comic, it's no surprise companies have taken any excuse they can to reprint it. Often that excuse involves … Continue reading

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Well well well, if it isn't the consequences of our own actions!

Oops! And now, some more OAFEry:A tale of two Walmarts Marvel Legends addendum: dat (teen) body Rustin's Spoils of the Week #50 Tales of Terrax Custom Ant-Man helmet

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Which way, Western Man?

...or...

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Super7 Animaniacs addendum

Unlike Yakko and Wakko, Dot does not have a signature song. It's not like Tress MacNeille can't sing, but "I'm Cute" is more of a trivia note than something memorable. Come on, guys, she could have sung the universe song … Continue reading

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