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Soon Forget: the Gobbledy Gooker

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figure today is Mattel's Gobbledy Gooker. If you're unfamiliar with the Gobbledy Gooker, Cracked, Mental Floss and even TV Tropes have … Continue reading

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Minimate Mini-Review #307 - Daredevil & Punisher

#307 - Daredevil/Punisher There will soon be Minimates four-packs based on the Marvel TV Daredevil and Jessica Jones series, but SDCC '16 offered us a sneak peek with this two-pack based on Daredevil Season 2. And now, some more OAFEry:Marvel's … Continue reading

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Mattel rips off a fan design

Mattel has announced their SDCC exclusives, including this Barbie-sized (11") She-Ra: It comes with lots of different outfits and accessories to create her various looks, from cartoon to toy. But look at this: And now, some more OAFEry:Rustin's Spoils of … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: Homemade Heroes

In today's review of the Amazing Heroes Blank Slate figure, yo said that while other companies have made similar things in the past (a company called Spherewerx, for instance, seems to trade almost exclusively on this idea, with their "Create … Continue reading

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ATFC '16 - Day 3: Mattel/Mega Bloks

And now, some more OAFEry:Imaginext Blind Bagged Figures Series 3 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #171, Part 1 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #162 The biggest properties of the '80s Rustin's Spoils of the Week #126

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ATFC '16 - Day 3: Four Horsemen

The Mythic Legions line is expanding, adding more mix-and-match characters: Those are the Templar Knight, the Undead Viking, the Gladiator Skeleton, the Orc Weapons Master and a troll. There's also a second troll, and the plan is for them all … Continue reading

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ATFC '16 - Day 3: DST - Diamond Select

And now, some more OAFEry:Minimate Mini-Review #170 - Marvel Minimates TRU Series 14 Minimate Mini-Review #274 - Mr. Hyde & Wolfman Flippin' Through Previews - June '07 Minimate Mini-Review #287 - Vision & Hawkeye Rustin's Spoils of the Week #170

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ATFC '16 - Day 3: DC Direct

DC revealed most of their figures before the show, but they did have a handful of surprises left. And now, some more OAFEry:ATFC '16 - Day 1: Mattel - Ghostbusters ATFC '16 - Day 2: Miraculous Ladybug ATFC '16 - … Continue reading

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ATFC '16 - Day 3: Bif Bang Pow

And now, some more OAFEry:ATFC '16 - Day 3: DST - Minimates ATFC '16 - Day 3: DST - Ghostbusters ATFC '16 - Day 1: Hasbro - Star Wars ATFC '16 - Day 2: Jazwares - Danger Mouse Soon Forget: … Continue reading

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ATFC '16 - Day 2: NECA

And now, some more OAFEry:Soon Forget: more S.L.U.G.s Rustin's Spoils of the Week #120 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #31 Flippin' through Previews - August '11 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #141

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