Transformers BotBots Fomo review

The Transformers BotBots are divided into eight teams, based on what store in the mall they hail from. For instance, there are two electronics stores, both bringing us the members of the Techie Team; the one upstairs on Level 3 is the home to Fomo.

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This week in comicshops - 03/20

Find out what toy-related items you can get at your local comicshop this Wednesday.

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OAFEnet Email Update for Thursday, March 14

The OAFEnet Email Update reminds you that a pizza is not a pie.

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This week in comicshops - 03/13

Find out what toy-related items you can get at your local comicshop this Wednesday.

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Marvel Legends Mystique addendum

Today's review of the Walgreens-exclusive Marvel Legends Mystique action figure spoke of how Dave Cockrum had designed the character before Chris Claremont decided to use her in the comics.

"This drawing was done for fun and hung in my office until my partner Chris Claremont wandered in one day, saw her, and started to drool. 'I want her!' he said. He named her Mystique, gave her powers and added her to the Uncanny X-Men rogues gallery."

So that's the true origin of Mystique. As a bonus, here's a Marvel house ad for Ms. Marvel, featuring her soon-to-be archenemy in the background:

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3D-printed human scale Lego space gun

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OAFEnet Email Update for Thursday, March 7

The OAFEnet Email Update kind of has a theme going on this week. It's pretty subtle, see if you can guess what it is!

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This week in comicshops - 03/06

Find out what toy-related items you can get at your local comicshop this Wednesday.

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Minimate Mini-Review #366 - Captain Marvel exclusives

#366 - Captain Marvel/Bron Char

Ace Air Force pilot Carol Danvers becomes one of the universe's most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Set in the 1990s, Marvel's Captain Marvel is an all-new adventure from a previously unseen period of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

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Genis-Vell addendum: costume origins

Here is Alex Ross' design for the new Captain Marvel ("new" as of 2002, clearly):

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