Category Archives: Marvel

Majestrix Lilandra Neramani of the Shi'ar Empire

Technically this is an addendum to two reviews: since there's no suitable body to put Mystique's inexplicable Lilandra head accessory onto, many fans have been using Silver Sable's: As you can see, the tones don't really match, meaning this is … 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 Puma Now we can … Continue reading

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Marvel Legends Mystique addendum

Today's review of the Walgreens-exclusive Marvel Legends Mystique action figure spoke of how Dave Cockrum had designed the character before Chris Claremont decided to use her in the comics. "This drawing was done for fun and hung in my office … Continue reading

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Minimate Mini-Review #366 - Captain Marvel exclusives

#366 - Captain Marvel/Bron Char Ace Air Force pilot Carol Danvers becomes one of the universe's most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Set in the 1990s, Marvel's Captain … Continue reading

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Genis-Vell addendum: costume origins

Here is Alex Ross' design for the new Captain Marvel ("new" as of 2002, clearly): And now, some more OAFEry:Marvel Legends addendum: dat (medium) body! Secret Wars standees Aggressive sales tactics Marvel Legends addendum: dat (female) body!

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Marvel Legends: Captain Marvel review

And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' through Previews - July '12 ML3: Deadpool review Rustin's Spoils of the Week #161 ML6: Thor review Rustin's Spoils of the Week #172

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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:ML6: Avenging Allies review Rustin's Spoils of the Week #162 Marvel … Continue reading

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Deadpool Legends: Casual Deadpool review

How do you know when we've got too many Deadpool toys? When they start releasing joke figures into real stores. And now, some more OAFEry:Minimate Mini-Review #279 - Charles Xavier & Bone Claw Wolverine Rustin's Spoils of the Week #69 … Continue reading

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"Avengers 2" Movie Series: Bruce Banner exclusive review

In conjunction with Avengers 2: Char's Counterattack, Amazon had an exclusive four-pack featuring characters otherwise not available in the movie's toyline - Thor, Black Widow, Bruce Banner and Hawkeye. And I want to tell you about some epic-level trolling. And … Continue reading

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Spider-Man Marvel Legends: Scarlet Spider review

And now, some more OAFEry:Soon Forget: Spider-Man Beetle repaint On the topic of the new Spider-Man suit Minimates: Spider-Man/Urban Fire Chief exclusive reviews Truth in Journalism Minimate Mini-Review #151 - Marvel Minimates TRU Series 13

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