Category Archives: Marvel

Psylocke addendum: Lady Mandarin

In today's review of the Wolverine 50th Anniversary Wolverine and Psylocke two-pack, yo wondered whether Betsy's "Lady Mandarin" costume was originally going to have a full mask. Despite that being a blind guess, he was 100% correct! Jim Lee's first … Continue reading

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ML11: Black Panther review

King T'Challa, the Black Panther, protects his home of Wakanda armed with superhuman abilities and the precious metal, Vibranium. Hasbro's already made Black Panther's first costume and a modern one, but this is his '90s look - which hasn't had … Continue reading

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Marvel Legends Power Princess addendum

Some things are perfect without context. And now, some more OAFEry:The Justice League opens its doors Flippin' through Previews - March '16 Marvel vs. DC vs. Transformers Marvel Legends: dat (tall) body Rustin's Spoils of the Week #180

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Marvel Legends Mindless One addendum

As mentioned in today's review, the game art that may have inspired the Mindless One's optional "smoky eye" look: And the accessory in question: And now, some more OAFEry:MODOK World Domination Tour addendum Flippin' through Previews - July '16 Cartoon-based … Continue reading

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How to best display your extra Marvel Legends heads

And now, some more OAFEry:Minimate Mini-Review #109 - Magneto & Mystique Flippin' through Previews - November '14 Flippin' Through Previews - June '11 Age of Apocalypse Sunfire designs I'm just a Teenage Warhead, baby

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Revisiting the 2009 Marvel Legends Concept Case

We keep talking about these figures, so let's make a list of them all. And mark them off when they finally get made. First, the winners of the fan vote: Deadpool Valkyrie Black Widow And now, some more OAFEry:Minimate Mini-Review … Continue reading

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Getting into Luke Cage's pants

From Luke Cage, Hero for Hire #1, black pants and black boots with yellow cuffs:

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How far has toymaking come in 22 years?

And now, some more OAFEry:The wonders of an advertising budget ATFC '16 - Day 1: Hasbro - Marvel Flippin' through Previews - November '13 Toys spark joy Spider-Verse Jessica Drew addendum

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Marvel Legends addendum: dat (jeans) body

Not everybody wears spandex. Some gals wear denim instead! Here's a list of everyone who uses this body: Mary Jane Watson Jessica Jones (jacket) Jessica Jones (no jacket) Colleen Wing (*arms/upper legs only) Michelle Jones (Homecoming) Michelle Jones (No Way … Continue reading

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Behind the Laughter

Recently, friend of the site googum went digging through his musty garage well-maintained archives and pulled out this old Twisted ToyFare Theatre strip, because why should we realistically have to wait 95 years for an abandoned copyright to expire? If … Continue reading

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