Category Archives: McFarlane

Spawn Series 12: Gruesome Twosome review

As we reviewed Top Gun and Bottom Line, you may have noticed that both their bios referred to them as part of the Gruesome Twosome. That isn't just some nickname, it's a clue to their special feature, as is the … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: X-Files Series 2

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. In today's review of Agent Dana Scully, yo talked about the many packaging variations available in Series 1. But do you know … Continue reading

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I seem to recognize your face - Christopher Walken

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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McFarlane's Monsters Sea Creature addendum

In today's review, yo compared the McFarlane's Monsters Sea Creature playset to a Wizard "Basic Training" column by Kelley Jones. See if you feel the same way: This drawing's main interest is that it's two pictures in one. If you … Continue reading

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Fun with zombies

And now, some more OAFEry:Minimate Mini-Review #141 - Spider-Man & Chris Redfield Rustin's Spoils of the Week #83 Flippin' Through Previews - April '07 Flippin' through Previews - August '15 Walking Dead Mystery Minis: Drowned Walker

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The Island of Dr. Hibbert addendum

Today yo reviewed the Simpsons Island of Dr. Hibbert playset, saying that it was the closest McFarlane came to duplicating the quality of Playmates' yearly "Treehouse of Horror" environments. That's very true - but did you know Playmates actually had … Continue reading

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McFarlane's mystery AC4 figure revealed

The back of the packaging for McFarlane Toys' Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag line features a silhouetted "mystery figure" that was clearly a pirate, but there was no indication which one it would be. Now we have the answer: No … Continue reading

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So what's Todd McFarlane up to these days?

Today CBR posted an interview with Todd McFarlane, and briefly discussed McToys: What's going on with your toy business? It occupies my life a lot. We've got a couple of nice licenses we've picked up that I hope will turn … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #94

Buckle your sweet bippies in, kiddos. We have about seven or eight weeks' worth of junk to get caught up on due to my rather hectic schedule of late. So, please, friends and readers - join me, won't you, as … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #84

It seems like every January I vow that I will open all of my Matty Collector junk as it comes in, and yet I still accumulate piles of untouched white boxes. Well, this year I'm attempting the same vow (though … Continue reading

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