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Mythic Legions presents: the Headless Horseman

Remember last year, when the Four Horsemen surprise-announced their Figura Obscura Krampus? Well they're doing it again, as revealed in an out-of-the-blue email yesterday: Much time has passed since the mysteries known as the Figura Obscura were seen, but the … Continue reading

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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:Rustin's Spoils of the Week #218 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #103 Rustin's … Continue reading

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GI Joe gets even worse

Who is in charge of the GI Joe brand at Hasbro right now, and why do they keep going in the wrong damn direction? Last week yo complained about how the new Classified Series figures are just copying the 1980s … Continue reading

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At ease, disease! Sgt. Slaughter has re-enlisted!

Bob Remus has apparently signed a multi-year deal with Hasbro that will see the beloved Sgt. Slaughter return to the GI Joe brand, including appearing in the Classified line. According to the Sarge himself, the WWF's refusal to let him … Continue reading

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Transformers BotBots cartoon trailer

And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' through Previews - August '16 Flippin' Through Previews - June '11 Transformers BotBots Dimlit & Lumidope reviews You are not the world's biggest Transformers fan Transformers 2: Studio Series Chromia/Arcee/Elita-1 (#52) review

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Optimus Prime can GET IT!

(And Megatron will keep it.) Kotobukiya has announced that the Transformers will be joining its Bishoujo statue line, beginning with Optimus Prime and Megatron: Lots of clever design touches here, like Optimus' windows becoming pockets, or Megatron's new haircut resembling … Continue reading

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Hasbro re-ups Star Wars license... and Indiana Jones

Just announced today, Hasbro and Lucasfilm have agreed to extend their decades-long partnership. They retain the master license for Star Wars, and will also be releasing toys based on next year's Indiana Jones 5 - hopefully they do better this … Continue reading

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Mythic Legions presents: Krampus

Yesterday, the Four Horsemen sent out an email announcing a surprise sale to be held today: Welcome to December! There's a chill in the air lately. Winter is upon us. As this is the season for surprises, why waste time? … Continue reading

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Lego Baba Yaga

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McFarlane Toys doing Avatar

"Just the fact that they made her is a triumph for fans and collectors, because it's not like anyone else was going to." Oh, you're sure of that, are you? Looks like yo really picked the perfect time to start … Continue reading

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