Category Archives: Hasbro

That time Arby's prompted a Transformers/GI Joe crossover

Arby's, the amazingly delicious restaurant that got constantly picked on by The Daily Show for some reason, has a history of making cute, artsy ads to promote itself on social media. Yesterday they posted this: And now, some more OAFEry:Unrustable … 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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Transformers Sky Lynx addendum: the fanmodes

Unlike the vintage Sky Lynx (which was made of molds leased from the same company behind Omega Supreme), the Generations "Combiner Wars" version can't split into two components - he is not a bird and a cat, he is only … Continue reading

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Spider-Man Marvel Legends: Black Spider-Man review

My thought process: "do we really need another black-suited Spider-Man? We just got one... nine years ago? Good lord." And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' through Previews - January '14 Guardians of the Galaxy Gamora addendum Flippin' Through Previews - February … Continue reading

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"Captain America: Civil War" Comic Series: Iron Skull review

Okay, now this is interesting! And now, some more OAFEry:The importance of camouflage Tales of Arnim Zola Rustin's Spoils of the Week #129 Minimate Mini-Review #95 - Hulkbuster Iron Man & Gamma Hulk Flippin' Through Previews - October '07

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X-Men Marvel Legends: Onslaught Build-A-Figure review

At last, our dreams have come true! And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' Through Previews - May '11 Minimate Mini-Review #284 - Strike Force Banshee (Gambit) & Pyro Minimate Mini-Review #118 - Hulk & Mike Haggar Minimate Mini-Review #178 - Avengers … Continue reading

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Spider-Man Legends Silk addendum

Since it was brought up in today's review, here are Silk's various costumes, beginning with the "I'm all naked and sticky, tee-hee" webs-only outfit: And now, some more OAFEry:Rustin's Spoils of the Week #70 ASM Minimate Mini-Review #2 - Gwen … Continue reading

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Doctor Strange Marvel Legends addendum

Since today's review of Baron Mordo will likely be the last Doctor Strange toy we cover (unless yo has some surprises up his sleeve), this seems like a good time to share this with you: Here's how similar this all … Continue reading

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GI Joe: Duke vs. Tombstone addendum

Here's what "Mission Accepted" Duke would look like in a tan shirt, rather than yellow: Better or the same? And now, some more OAFEry:More toys shilling for Honda Flippin' Through Previews - November '10 Flippin' through Previews - January '13 … 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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