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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #162

I've had kind of bizarrely good luck with Marvel Legends this year, first I completed the "Odin Series" in about 2 weeks, then a I got the "Hobgoblin Series" in one shot at the Long Beach Comic Con and now... … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #158

Work has gotten the better of me once again, but this time I came prepared - here's a bunch of stuff I either forgot to review or just didn't have the energy to write up back when I opened it. … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #150

One hundred and fifty editions of Spoils of the Week, not too shabby for four years worth of toy buying! Being thoroughly sentimental I always want to do something a "special" for these milestones, so I've decided to finally dig … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #144

Aaaaand we're back. My apologies for about a two month break; things have been hectic in both the professional and personal areas of yon author's life. But let's "get real" here, for a moment: I can't help but suspect/admit that … Continue reading

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Beware the Old Ones!

And now, some more OAFEry:Rustin's Spoils of the Week #55 SDCC 2011 - Minimate Panel Calico Jack's Pirate Raiders - the fake history Rustin's Spoils of the Week #82 Flippin' through Previews - September '14

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #129

Behold, ye mighty legion - it is the doom what came to San Diego Comic Con 2012. It comes in many forms. It rides in the guise of the mate, it flies the shrowd of miniaturism. It knows heart - … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #105

I am in a constant battle to save money, and while I probably spent less on non-exclusives this year than in the past five, I still couldn't help but buy many a toy. Part of the fun of conventions, like … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #97

Behold - a mighty return of Lego in: LEGOMAGEDDON IV. This jaunty trip around the bricks we take a look at a hearty stockpile of polybags and a few large sets from the past six months. Please, sit forward and … Continue reading

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Grand Theft Auto: Lego City

Today's Penny Arcade references the new Lego City Undercover game: Given that there are so many comics about videogames and videogamers, why are there no comics about toys and toy collectors? Somebody's got to be able to do better than … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #84

It seems like every January I vow that I will open all of my Matty Collector junk as it comes in, and yet I still accumulate piles of untouched white boxes. Well, this year I'm attempting the same vow (though … Continue reading

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