Monthly Archives: January 2007

The Supervillain Shuffle

For all its massive, "world-changing" events, the DC Universe is a remarkably stable place. Superman has always fought Lex Luthor, Batman has always fought the Joker, and Wonder Woman has always fought Cheetah. Sure, they mix it up sometimes, but … Continue reading

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News Item: Fire and Wax Don't Mix

From gossipy Hollywood source WENN: Jack Bauer Doll Delayed: Sutherland Set Fire To '24' Doll Kiefer Sutherland only has himself to blame for the delay of his 24 action figure - he set fire to the prototype during a drunken … Continue reading

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OAFEnet Update for Thursday, January 11

After the jam-packed month that was December, it's nice to get back to our usual half-assery. The laziness for which we are so well known was absent for such a long time, we almost forgot what it was like! But … Continue reading

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ToyBiz: Indie Legends are a go?

Check out this image originally posted on 2000AD Online, the official Judge Dredd site: You notice it says "from ToyBiz" under there. Looks like Shocker Toys' "Indie Spotlight" has lost another license. And now, some more OAFEry:The problem with Shocker … Continue reading

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Flippin' Through Previews - January '06

It's time once again to thumb through the toy section of this month's Previews, and see what goodies we can uncover. And now, some more OAFEry:Collection Intervention tonight on SyFy How obscure is ML? Selectively stocking at Toys "Я" Us … Continue reading

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Whose House? M's House!

Today's House of M box set review mentioned that ToyBiz had done a decent job of giving us characters from this big crossover - more than you might think. And now, some more OAFEry:Soon Forget: Professor X Rustin's Spoils of … Continue reading

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A Rose By Any Other Name Would Still Be More Than Meets The Eye

In today's review of the Transformers Classics Ultimate Battle: Optimus Prime vs. Megatron review, I briefly mentioned how the Transfomers got their names. Most fans know that the Transformers have different names in Japan than they do in the rest … Continue reading

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