Monthly Archives: December 2011

Darth Skeletor

Darth Vader: an iconic '80s villain, father of the hero, turned to evil and was disfigured. Skeletor: an iconic '80s villain, paternal uncle of the hero, turned to evil and was disfigured. It's two great tastes that taste great together! … Continue reading

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Indie Spotlight update

Shocker Toys posted an update about Indie Spotlight Series 2 on their Facebook page: We would like to apologize to all the fans for the long wait and delays on our end. We are working as hard as we can … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #42.5 (Playmobil FI?URES Girls Series 1)

Several weeks we looked at the Boy-Themed half Playmobil's Fi?ures Series 1 and now we'll examine the Girl-Themed set of Fi?ures. This is a new range for the German company clearly taking the concept behind Lego's wildly successful Mini-Figure Collection … Continue reading

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T-1000 (Steel Mill) addendum

In today's review of the "Steel Mill" T-1000, yo proved that he didn't know how many different disguises the liquid metal Terminator took during the course of the movie, so let's set him straight: First we have John's foster mother, … Continue reading

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OAFEnet Email Update for Thursday, December 8

You look like a big fat mental patient! Read the OAFEnet Email Update to turn things around.

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #42

Two weeks ago I drove from Chicago to Los Angeles. Needless to say there were a few chances to hit up the local board-of-fare mid route. While I sadly missed all Toys R Us's, a Walmart and Target were perused … Continue reading

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False Advertising: Hot Wheels

And now, some more OAFEry:Rustin's Spoils of the Week #215 Hot Wheels Pedal Driver review Rustin's Spoils of the Week #126 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #99 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #169

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This week in comicshops - 12/07

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

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Gareb Shamus vs. The Gutters

Let me start this post with one word: "allegedly." Because if this story is true, then Gareb Shamus, former head of the Wizard empire, is a small, petty man who will gladly use his withered connections to other industries to … Continue reading

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"Adult toys" for tots

This story recently appeared on The Huffington Post: Pleasures, an Alabama adult toy store with a drive-thru window, is holding a charity drive to benefit Toys For Tots and the Save the Ta-Tas. As incentive, persons who donate a toy … Continue reading

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