Tag Archives: Spider-Man

"Spider-Man: Homecoming" Movie Series: Vulture exclusive review

With an impressive flying apparatus, Adrian Toomes soars through the skies to threaten Spider-Man. Some people are insisting that because Hasbro has just released this exclusive Homecoming Vulture, it means he's going to be in the new movie. Don't be … Continue reading

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"My tastes are very... singular."

And now, some more OAFEry:Rustin's Spoils of the Week #225 Minimate Mini-Review #382 - Sonic Attack Spider-Man & Marvel's Black Cat Flippin' through Previews - November '15 Flippin' through Previews - March '15 ASM Minimate Mini-Review #1 - Uncle Ben, … Continue reading

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"Spider-Man: No Way Home" Spider-Man reviews

We're as excited for No Way Home as anyone is, but let's face it: the toy selection is pretty uninspiring. There was a time when the fact that we're getting an interdimensional Sinister Six and a live-action Spiderverse was supposed … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: ToyBiz "Fat Bat"

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figure today is ToyBiz's "Fat Bat." This character, designed in 1995 by Marvel mainstay Ron Lim, would likely have been part … Continue reading

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Spider-Man: Morlun addendum

Today's review of Morlun said the character was part of one of ToyFare magazine's memorable jokes. Here it is: That's from the story "Up and Adamantium," in issue #106. And if you want to read all about Wolverine's very busy … Continue reading

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Venom Mystery Minis - Venomized Groot review

And now, some more OAFEry:Minimate Mini-Review #392 - Miles Morales & Prowler Walking Dead Mystery Minis: Tongue Walker Walking Dead Mystery Minis: Deanna Monroe (In Memorium) ASM Minimate Mini-Review #2 - Gwen Stacy & Dr. Connors Minimate Mini-Review #170 - … Continue reading

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"Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" Comic Series: Stilt-Man Build-A-Figure addendum

Okay, the images in today's review were a good joke, but you still deserve to see the full image, not cut into long shards: And now, what you really want: math! And now, some more OAFEry:SDCC 2011 - the Avengers … Continue reading

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A tour of Toys R Us in 1991

Okay, not so much a "tour" as a random collection of footage from the day before Thanksgiving: And now, some more OAFEry:Transformers BotBots Dimlit & Lumidope reviews The gift everybody wants Flippin' Through Previews - September '10 Transformers BotBots Skitter … Continue reading

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Marvel Legends addendum: dat (suit) body!

We always talk about Hasbro's "suit" body, but it's really just the same legs with different kinds of shirts. Still, here's everyone who uses them, with additional info about what they have going on above the waist: Agent Coulson (tie/suitcoat) … Continue reading

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Retro Collection Spider-Man addendum: power and responsibility

Today's Retro Collection Spider-Man review talked about how Uncle Ben's famous catchphrase wasn't initially his catchphrase. While it wasn't attributed to him in the comics until 1987, it did appear earlier somewhere else. In 1972, Ron Dante (the producer behind … Continue reading

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