Category Archives: Kenner

Star Wars: Creating Adventure

Five years ago, Brian Hickey had an idea: re-create the entire Star Wars Original Trilogy using nothing more than the old Kenner toys. And now, some more OAFEry:Episode 9 spoilers Rustin's Spoils of the Week #225 Hot Wheels Character Cars … Continue reading

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Kenner-style Panther Alien addendum

Today's Panther Alien review mentioned how weird the new little parasite is. Translucent so it’s hard to really see what all the details are. Here's a picture to help: It took us a while but we figured it out. It’s … Continue reading

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Some things never change

And now, some more OAFEry:Dino Dudes March of the Spinosauruses Beasts of the Mesozoic: Ceratopsian Series My Toy Shrine Beasts of the Mesozoic: Tyrannosaur Series

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Hammerhead

My brother sent me this Instagram: And now, some more OAFEry:Dengar lives! Darth Trump Tag yourself - I'm "Jayko Cards Circus" Rustin's Spoils of the Week #29 Not nearly as durable as Carbonite

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Scorpion Alien addendum

Today's review of NECA's Kenner-style Scorpion Alien didn't even hint at how weird the creature could have been. First, though, here's the animal the alien came out of: How would a facehugger even attach to that? And now, some more … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: Chewbacca's Wookie family

Happy Life Day! This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figures today are Kenner's Star Wars Lumpy, Itchy, and Malla. And now, some more OAFEry:Star Wars Gamorrean Guard … 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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Dress like Bruce Wayne

Remember Kenner's Bruce Wayne figure? Now you can wear his same shirt! Shame it's not a turtleneck. And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' through Previews - February '16 A Poison Ivy pet theory Flippin' through Previews - July '16 We've all … Continue reading

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Gorilla Alien addendum

Today's review of NECA's Kenner-style Gorilla Alien said that the created it emerged from was shown in the comic. Here, take a look: And now, some more OAFEry:Rustin's Spoils of the Week #226 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #195 Rustin's … 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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