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The evolution of an idea

And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' Through Previews - January '06 Goldberg addendum yo - who wants a free toy? Flippin' through Previews - May '15 Andy Kaufman addendum

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When toys could make you immortal

And now, some more OAFEry:Vintage '80s MotU Draego-Man Yo Joe! A Real American Hip-Hop Musical Some cool MOTU artwork Flippin' Through Previews - December '06 If Disney ever buys Hasbro, this could really happen

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Soon Forget: the Gobbledy Gooker

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figure today is Mattel's Gobbledy Gooker. If you're unfamiliar with the Gobbledy Gooker, Cracked, Mental Floss and even TV Tropes have … Continue reading

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Toys vs. Toys in an epic stop-motion showdown

And now, some more OAFEry:Roboto's shoulders are on backwards Rustin's Spoils of the Week #133 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #30 Horror posters redone with toys Rustin's Spoils of the Week #136

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Soon Forget: Zombie Hulk Hogan

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figure today is Mattel's Zombie Hulk Hogan. Revealed a few weeks ago at SDCC, Hogan wasn't definitely scheduled for release: showing … Continue reading

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Toy Shop

"You know what the world needs? Another 'Thrift Shop' parody!" --nobody And now, some more OAFEry:Always two there are... Rustin's Spoils of the Week #32 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #53 Comic covers re-created in Lego ATFC '12 - Day … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #70.5

One of the things San Diego Comic Con has become famous for its giveaways. What's become most popular are the posters and shirts for movies, but occasionally we'll see a few toy giveaways and 2012 offered more than usual (or … Continue reading

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'80s Childhood Royal Rumble

Have you ever heard of the site UnderScoopFIRE? Yeah, neither had we. But they're into the same things we are, especially this month: the site is dedicated to the children of the '80s, and this is Old Toys Month, so … Continue reading

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BotCon box set part 6 - Motormaster

And so we come to the end of our little adventure with the Stunticons. The Motormaster brings vanity to a whole new level. He annoys the Stunticons (and everyone else) with bombastic proclamations and his habit of referring to himself … Continue reading

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Geek Speak: the Death Tax

No, we're not talking about what rich a-holes call the "death tax"; this is something more specifically about toys. And now, some more OAFEry:Rustin's Spoils of the Week #15 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #156 Sam Fisher doing the splits … Continue reading

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