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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:GI Joe Movie Watch 2: rumors and scuttlebutt The prophecy is being fulfilled! Transformers: Cogman addendum A Marxist interpretation … Continue reading

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Crisis of Wasted Potential

The toy license Todd McFarlane has: The toy license Todd McFarlane thinks he has: (via) And now, some more OAFEry:Hulk vs. Superman Rustin's Spoils of the Week #119 C2E2 Toy Reveals Rustin's Spoils of the Week #123 An Xmas gift … Continue reading

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Imaginext DC Blind Bagged Figures Series 6

The Imaginext Bind Bag series are things I really, really enjoy but I've found them increasingly tough to find over the last several waves series. Fortunately, this sixth series of the DC ones seemed to be a return to ample … Continue reading

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Imaginext DC Blind Bagged Figures Series 2

The first series of DC Imaginext Blinds Bags was a big surprise but was, and has been, notoriously difficult to find, even after a re-release a year or two ago! So it was a great relief to find this second … Continue reading

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DC Bombshells Mystery Minis - Supergirl review

And now, some more OAFEry:Horror Classics Mystery Minis - The Wolf Man Horizon Zero Dawn Mystery Minis - Grazer review DC Bombshells Mystery Minis - Catwoman review Rick and Morty Mystery Minis - Mr. Meeseeks review Stranger Things Mystery Minis … Continue reading

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Transformers BotBots Captain Cartridge exclusive & Swapbox 16 review

Hasbro brought a Transformers BotBots exclusive with them to San Diego Comic-Con this year: the "Con Crew" set, which features 'bots from three different factions: the Fantastic Fuelers, the Meet n' Greets, and the Line League. And now, some more … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #219

And now we partake in the second Mattelocaust in order rush through a handful of 2019 purchases from that once great toy manufacturer. I enjoyed the Aquaman movie far more than I imagined but by the time I'd seen it, … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #217

I don't really want to call this a "Mattelocaust," as that incorporates a very loaded word with a generally pretty specific connotation, and while we love to gripe about Mattel's inadequacies... that seems a rotten comparison to make. However, I … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: Lucha Explosiva

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figures today are DC Direct's ¡Lucha Explosiva! line. Announced at this year's Toy Fair, ¡Lucha Explosiva! reimagined Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman … Continue reading

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Toys spark joy

And now, some more OAFEry:X-Men Marvel Legends: Wolverine review Rustin's Spoils of the Week #180 Multiverse DKR Joker addendum Batman addendum Masters of the Galaxy Far Far Away

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