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That time Arby's prompted a Transformers/GI Joe crossover

Arby's, the amazingly delicious restaurant that got constantly picked on by The Daily Show for some reason, has a history of making cute, artsy ads to promote itself on social media. Yesterday they posted this: And now, some more OAFEry:Supervillain … Continue reading

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ToyWorld Devilstar addendum - the competition

Today I reviewed one of the three "Masterpiece"-styled third-party Astrotrains, and said I picked Devilstar because it was the best of the options available. Let's take a look. And now, some more OAFEry:ATFC '12 - Day 1: Hasbro BotCon reveal: … Continue reading

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Transformers Sky Lynx addendum: the fanmodes

Unlike the vintage Sky Lynx (which was made of molds leased from the same company behind Omega Supreme), the Generations "Combiner Wars" version can't split into two components - he is not a bird and a cat, he is only … Continue reading

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Trans5mers: Planet of the Earth trailer

And now, some more OAFEry:Calvin Johnson: wide receiver in disguise Need some scenery for your toys? The Angles of the Geometry of Dissolution How to remove chrome A note about GI Joe terminology

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The type of face men recognize better than women

Finally, psychologists have discovered a type of face that men are better at identifying than women: the faces on Transformer toys. It's a first. All previous scientific studies have found that either women are better than men at identifying faces … Continue reading

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Still looking for a clever Halloween costume?

In that case, allow us to suggest-- --Amazon Prime. And now, some more OAFEry:"Transformers" meets "My Little Pony" BotCon box set part 4 - Drag Strip Transformers Tuesday addendum Fansproject Combat Unit Colossus addendum Flippin' through Previews - January '14

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Unrustable Bastards

A Kickstarter for robots that change into motorcycles? And that come with their own 3¾" tall drivers who change along with them? And it's got a complete backstory of this outlaw biker gang and the corrupt police force they fight … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: Hero Mashers Monsters

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figures today are Hasbro's Hero Mashers Monsters. The Monsters would have been an expansion of Hasbro's Hero Masher line, which also … Continue reading

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Avengers vs. the Transformers

And now, some more OAFEry:The Top 10 toys of 2009 ATFC '16 - Day 1: Hasbro - Marvel Minimate Mini-Review #21 - Scarlet Witch & Quicksilver Gingerbread Optimus Prime Flippin' Through Previews - November '10

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Motormaster vs Roadbuster

Now that's how you play with your toys! And now, some more OAFEry:Shocka: The hoops us Aussies have to jump through... Transformers Windblade addendum Flippin' Through Previews - February '09 Transformers Tuesday: Classics Mirage addendum Transformers Tuesday: The War Within

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