Tag Archives: Hot Wheels

Mattel's stupid SDCC 2018 plan

Mattel has always been the #1 name in bad decisions, especially when it comes to their convention exclusives. But this year, they really seem to have reached new heights of idiocy. Or is that depths? Here are the official instructions … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #204

Well, kiddos, it's been one of THOSE Springs for ol' Rustipar. Started this entry back in February and only just now got around to finally finishing it up, and hopefully this will kickstart* me back in to more regular postery. … Continue reading

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Hot Wheels Carbonator review

It's the end of the year, so this is going to be half review, half look-back. You've been warned. And now, some more OAFEry:Rustin's Spoils of the Week #137 A second real-life Hot Wheels stunt Rustin's Spoils of the Week … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #198

Well, the Christmas season has kicked in which means slightly better distribution of figures, some new stuff showing up and the perennial fun of seasonal "stocking stuffer" type stuff! And now, some more OAFEry:Soon Forget: Marvel Legends 14 Rustin's Spoils … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #197

I don't know, man... let's just talk about some toys! And now, some more OAFEry:I hate to do this ML6: Thor review Flippin' through Previews - February '15 Marvel Knights Legends: Netflix Punisher addendum Flippin' through Previews - January '12

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #192

Toys R Us... please don't go away. Where would I find and get all my NECA stuff? They had all the new stuff this week. Declaring bankruptsy isn't that surprising for them, but it's a big bummer. And I'm sure … Continue reading

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Hot Wheels Aisle Driver review

Well, huh. If this is #2 of 5, then I was wrong about Let's Go having that number, and presumably I haven't missed #4. Good to know! Born: 2017 Birthplace: El Segundo Designer: Hot Wheels Specialty: This souped-up, crazy cart … Continue reading

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Hot Wheels Pedal Driver review

Well, looks like I missed #4. Born: 2014 Birthplace: El Segundo, CA USA Designer: Hot Wheels Specialty: This single-seat pedal racer may look old school, but with a blown engine, side exhaust and plenty of style, it's geared up to … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #181

Sometimes you find some stuff you're looking for (Dooooooolph!!!) and sometimes you find some stuff you're hoping for (novelty Hot Wheels!) and sometimes you find some stuff you never imagined would exist... (Looking at you, Cat'o'Clock) But not matter what, … Continue reading

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Hot Wheels Grass Chomper review

After the Fig Rig and the Let's Go, Mattel began an entire series of Hot Wheels called "Ride Ons" - all cars designed for minifigures to attach in various ways. The first one I saw was the Tankanator, but since … Continue reading

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