Monthly Archives: August 2015

Rustin's Spoils of the Week #171, Part 2

So we previously/recently looked at the first half of this insane, week-after-SDCC spending spree I went on, so now... let's finish it up with the stunning conclusion! So much of this half is stuff I'd been waiting on getting but … Continue reading

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Time to start the teenage angst!

Thirteen years. That's how long we've been doing this. It was August 20, 2002 that Poe announced to the world that the site he, Shocka, and yo had been working on for a few weeks was finally ready for the … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #171, Part 1

This was one of those weeks that is pretty much exactly why I started Spoils of the Week! I was out traveling for work and it just worked out that pretty much every store I walked into, I walked out … Continue reading

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Toy Soldiers launch trailer

There's no way you've forgotten this game already. But now it's out! By the Robot Chicken animators! And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' through Previews - February '16 Flippin' Through Previews - December '08 Cobra Commander for president Rick and Morty … Continue reading

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This week in comicshops - 08/19

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

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Rom: SpaceKnight addendum

As mentioned in today's review, here's Rom's pitch video from Toy Fair 1979: The same one was sent to Marvel, to get them on-board with the comic. Writer Bill Mantlo recalled in Comics Feature #17: [Jim Shooter] said, "Come on … Continue reading

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Rambo - for kids!

If you thought turning Rambo into a cartoon was weird, you haven't seen anything yet! Here's First Blood: Part II adapted for a children's read-along book: And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' through Previews - December '14 Christians vs. He-Man Flippin' … Continue reading

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Minimate Mini-Review #252 - Battle-Damaged X-O Manowar & Bloodshot

#252 - Armor Bond X-O Manowar/Harada Protocol Bloodshot We already reviewed the first set of Valiant Comics Minimates (in what was, thanks to the vagaries of our numbering system, actually the 250th Mini-Review), and now the "battle-damaged" versions have arrived. … Continue reading

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OAFEnet Email Update for Thursday, August 13

The OAFEnet Email Update knows all the secrets. ALL the secrets.

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #170

Okay, so I ended up buying just a guldurnned ridiculous volume of stuff the week after Comic-Con so we're just going to skip one week ahead for a bit so I can have some time to catch up on that … Continue reading

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