Monthly Archives: September 2015

Minimate Mini-Review #257 - Det. James Gordon & Bruce Wayne exclusives

#257 - Gotham - "Before the Legend" One of the first cases Jim Gordon pulled as a Gotham City police detective was the murder of wealthy citizens Thomas and Martha Wayne. Meeting their orphaned son Bruce at scene of the … Continue reading

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The slippery slope of Funko POP!s

And now, some more OAFEry:Yes, you are. Flippin' through Previews - November '15 Flippin' Through Previews - October '07 Thanks for (literally) nothing, Funko! Flippin' Through Previews - December '06

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GI Joe "creator" seeks to regain control of the brand

According to The Hollywood Reporter, a man is claiming to have created GI Joe, and is trying to regain ownership from Hasbro. There isn't much to worry about, honestly. 82-year-old Stanley Weston "created the original idea of manufacturing and selling … Continue reading

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OAFEnet Email Update for Thursday, September 17

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Popular toys of the last 145 years

Recognizing that a trip to the hospital is never a fun thing, Sheffield Children's Hospital decided to make things a little better by commissioning photographer Andy Brown to decorate the emergency room. And now, some more OAFEry:Geek Speak: Transformer Size … Continue reading

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This week in comicshops - 09/16

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

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The evil conspiracy behind Force Friday

If you went out Star Wars shopping on Force Friday, you probably found the same thing all of us did: a whole lot of disappointment, as stores quickly sold out of their product. If you're a sane person, you probably … Continue reading

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Minimate Mini-Review #256 - Kill Bill - Deadly Assassins

#256 - Kill Bill - Deadly Assassins Beatrix Kiddo, aka Black Mamba. Vernita Green, aka Copperhead. Budd, aka Sidewinder. Elle Driver, aka California Mountain Snake. Along with O-Ren Ishii, aka Cottonmouth - these four killers made up the Deadly Viper … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #174 - Episode III, Action Figures

Force Friday - Episode III - Action Figures Hasbro and George Lucas killed my love for Star Wars over the last 15 years. Lucas made three awful/disrespectful movies while simultaneously completely selling out, but it's really been Hasbro's continually less … Continue reading

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OAFEnet Email Update for Thursday, September 10

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