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The Spider-Verse Spider-Men

We've talked a few times about all the different Spideys (or "Spider Totems," as the villains referred to them) who appeared in Marvel's 2014 Spider-Verse crossover. And we know that a lot of fans are following Shocka's lead in building … Continue reading

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Hasbro announces SDCC exclusive online sale details

The various Comic-Con exclusives will be released in waves, rather than all at once. Dates are subject to change, of course, but here's the current plan: Friday, August 16: My Little Pony, Disney Princess, Trolls, UglyDoll Wednesday, August 21: Overwatch … Continue reading

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An Overwatch by any other name

So the second series of Hasbro's Overwatch Ultimates is up for preorder on Amazon, and... the characters appear to be going undercover? Who can forget everyone's favorite cowboy, Chili, and his famous catchphrase, "it's 11:59 and 59 seconds!" And now, … Continue reading

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Nighthawk Begins

As you learned today, Nighthawk takes his name from a fandom hoax. At least, that's the story Roy Thomas tells: Richard Kyle had once pulled a fandom hoax by making fanzine-publishers Don and Maggie Thompson print a piece about an … Continue reading

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Marvel Legends addendum: dat (wrinkled cloth) body!

Hasbro has two similarly sized male bodies, most easily differentiated by the cloth-like wrinkles on this one. Now there are enough toys using it that it's worth making a list of them: Spider-UK Captain Universe Prowler two Magnetos Puma Guardian … Continue reading

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Oversized Army Alphas

Do you perchance recall the "Army Alphas" Kickstarter from a few years ago, which offered backers some generic 4" figures - skeletons, soldiers, policemen, what have you? The folks behind it (Cryptid Toys, which sounds like they should be making … Continue reading

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Night Thrasher addendum

Today we reviewed Night Thrasher, leader of the New Warriors. But did you know that's not the only team he was ever a part of? And now, some more OAFEry:Venom Marvel Legends: Carnage review Flippin' through Previews - November '11 … Continue reading

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Every famous car goes to Walmart

You may have seen a truncated version of this spot sometime in the last week, but you probably haven't seen the full thing: And now, some more OAFEry:GI Joe and the Transformers #6 Why so serious? Because it's so damn … Continue reading

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Transformers BotBots factions

We'll soon be taking a look at some of Hasbro's new Transformers BotBots, so perhaps a little more information will be helpful. We've already given you the codes to find them, but what will you be finding? Not long ago … Continue reading

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BotBots blindpack codes

The new Transformers BotBots have made their first retail appearance (at Walmart in a "stocking stuffers" PDQ display), so it's time to start planning which ones you want. And now, some more OAFEry:Transformers Tuesday comic strip: Buckshot Transformers BotBots Sugar … Continue reading

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