Category Archives: Hasbro

Venom Marvel Legends: Carnage review

Merged with the toxic Venom symbiote, Cletus Kasady hones his psychopathic tendencies as the merciless villain, Carnage. Well, this is super disappointing. This figure is basically the same as the one that came in the Amazing Spider-Man 2 line - … Continue reading

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Venom Marvel Legends: Venom (Pork Grind) review

You're a glorified re-release with a minimum of new parts, you get a quick review on the blog. And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' Through Previews - May '11 Deadpool Legends: X-Force Deadpool review The Avengers trailer - Marvel Legends style … Continue reading

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Marvel Infinite Series: Spider-Man Noir review

Jeepers, we've not written up the 4" Spider-Man Noir figure! So in light of today's review of the 6" figure and the previous review of the Minimate, let's us take a quick little gander at this funny little fella. And … Continue reading

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Why I'm not excited about Hasbro's SDCC sale

Tomorrow at some indeterminate time, Hasbro's Comic-Con exclusives will go up for sale on their site. And honestly, it's a little hard to care. Let's look at some of the more interesting offerings: And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' Through Previews … Continue reading

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Marvel Legends addendum: dat (medium-er) body.

Hasbro now has two mid-sized male bodies in their parts library, with this one being identified mostly by its pointy toes and pectoral hinges. Here's a list of everyone who uses it: Spider-Man 2099 Sunfire Bullseye Klaw Deadpool Ant-Man Silver … Continue reading

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Direct the future of Marvel Legends

Hasbro is currently running a poll asking fans what they'd be willing to pay for the highest-quality Marvel Legends, or what we'd be willing to forego to keep the prices low. The choices currently seem to be: $25 - same … Continue reading

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A Marxist interpretation of Michael Bay's Transformers

And now, some more OAFEry:TF DotM Roadbuster addendum Transformers Kre-O Hook review Transformers Tuesday: the Iceman cometh A Transformers Tuesday custom A Transformers Pop-Up Book that actually transforms

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Transformers Elita-1 addendum

The gimmick of this year's "Power of the Primes" theme is that the Transformers can join up with various "Prime Masters" to gain new powers. When you buy a Deluxe, Voyager, or Leader Class figure, it includes a card revealing … Continue reading

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I seem to recognize your face - Wayne Knight

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of pieces pointing out odd action figures of unlikely actors. People known more as character actors than action stars, and thus unlikely candidates for plastic representation. Our honoree … Continue reading

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Marvel Studios: The First Ten Years checklist

The new Marvel Studios figures are all given numbers on their packaging. Here they are: Tony Stark/Iron Man Mk.I Red Skull Iron Man Mark VII Pepper Potts/Iron Man/Mandarin Thor/Sif Ronan the Accuser Hulk/Hulkbuster Iron Man Ant-Man/Yellowjacket Captain America/Crossbones Iron Man/Thanos/Dr. … Continue reading

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