Category Archives: TRU

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A quick look at the Toys "R" Us website

From someone on Twitter: I just saw this and I swear I cried. I don't think it's really hit me, even though I got to visit my childhood TRU. This just wrecked me. "Thanks to each of you who shared … Continue reading

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Selectively stocking at Toys "Я" Us

ᶜᵃⁿ ᴵ ᵍᵉᵗ ᵘʰʰʰʰ... pic.twitter.com/JGCqdm5nyg — OAFEnet (@OAFE) May 20, 2018 And now, some more OAFEry:Custom Ant-Man helmet "Black Panther" Comic Series: Black Bolt review New reviews Spoilers on toys Flippin' through Previews - April '12

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Toys "R" Us: Employees Deserve Severance Pay

Remember how TRU's workers are getting screwed out of their promised severance, while the chain's executives are getting big bonuses? Someone has started a petition to draw attention to this fact. Will a successful petition really get Bain, Vornado, and … Continue reading

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Handheld gaming at Toys R Us

You remember Will West, right? He's the one who told you about TRU's "Bump Up Program" and what a "Roto Hold" was. He's definitely a friend of the site. Will discusses nerdy things on his own site every Friday, so … Continue reading

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Minimate Mini-Review #351 - Spider Sense Peter Parker & Chameleon

#351 - Spider Sense Peter Parker/Chameleon Full confession: right now, I'm wishing we'd reviewed one fewer Minimates set somewhere along the way, so that this one would get to be #350. And now, some more OAFEry:Minimate Mini-Review #141 - Spider-Man … Continue reading

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An elegy for Toys R Us

With the news that Toys Я Us will soon be closing, Matt of X-Entertainment/Dinosaur Dracula fame waxed poetic on his history with the store. Since entertainment journalism these days is just copying people's Tweets, we'll do that. Here's what he … Continue reading

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Minimate Mini-Review #350 - Spider-Armor Spider-Man & Superior Foe Beetle

#350 - Spider-Armor Spider-Man/Superior Foe Beetle And now, some more OAFEry:Rustin's Spoils of the Week #147 The wonders of an advertising budget Minimate Mini-Review #135 - J. Jonah Jameson, S.H.I.E.L.D. Agents & Aunt May Rustin's Spoils of the Week #70.5 … Continue reading

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Minimate Mini-Review #349 - Negative Zone Spider-Man & Jack O'Lantern

#349 - Negative Zone Spider-Man/Jack O'Lantern And now, some more OAFEry:Rustin's Spoils of the Week #162 ATFC '16 - Day 1: Hasbro - Marvel Ultimate Marvel toys Rustin's Spoils of the Week #201 Minimate Mini-Review #32 - Battle Damage Spider-Man … Continue reading

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Minimate Mini-Review #347 - Nakia & Okoye

#347 - Dora Milaje Nakia/Dora Milaje Okoye And now, some more OAFEry:Minimate Mini-Review #345 - Tactical Killmonger & Casino T'Challa Black Panther vs. Namor Minimate Mini-Review #259 - Ulysses Klaue & Hulk Minimate Mini-Review #346 - Everett Ross & Powered … Continue reading

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