Category Archives: Target

Not nearly as durable as Carbonite

And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' Through Previews - September '09 Comic covers re-created in Lego Flippin' through Previews - July '11 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #90 Poe - Top Ten Toys of All Time

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #101

The hunt for NECA's latest releases continues ever on, though now reduced by a quarter with my finding of the Lone Ranger figures. PLUS, I scored the Toys R Us exclusive first series of the long-awaited return of Star Trek … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #83

All right readers, allow me to level with you. For the past two or three months I've fallen victim to the same disenfranchisement as many other "Online Toy Personalities" have suffered during 2012. Who would want to write and photograph … Continue reading

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New signage at Target

As far as we can tell, this is a real sign someone put up: (Click to embiggen, or read the transcript after the cut.)

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Target assembles the Avengers from everyday items

It's just a few more days until The Avengers finally opens. As if you weren't already anxious enough, here's a campaign put together by Portland's Wieden + Kennedy ad agency for Target: The campaign is called "A Superhero in Every … Continue reading

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New Marvel Legends available

Everybody is going crazy trying to find the new relaunch of Hasbro's Marvel Legends, and so far only Toys Я Us has them - for $17.99 ($19.99 at bump up stores). Not cool. But there is a solution. And now, … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #38

Another week, another haul! And now, some more OAFEry:Rustin's Spoils of the Week #77 Party like a space alien JoeCon 2013 script reading Transformers Collectors' Club gets mad about knock off toys GI Joe Movie Watch 2: writers keep close … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #31

Aaaaaaaaand we're back. Note to self: don't leave the photos for Spoils on your home computer before uploading them when you leave town for a week... What happens when you take three weeks off from Spoils-ing about weekly purchases? You … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #23

Back from travel and back to store shopping where I found a slew of good things, as well as more Minimates I'm not crazy about but compulsively bought in order to support the format. We'll also look at a couple … Continue reading

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Mrs. Claus Ain't Got Nothing On Me

Remember the Mrs. Claus figure McFarlane made a few years ago in the Twisted Christmas line? This girl makes a fine case for a live-action version: Yum.

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