Monthly Archives: May 2024

I seem to recognize your face - Tom Cruise

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of pieces pointing out odd action figures of unlikely actors. People known more as character actors than action stars, and thus unlikely candidates for plastic representation. And yet … Continue reading

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OAFEnet Email Update for Thursday, May 30

For the record, the OAFEnet Email Update has only ever been guilty of 33 things at once, not 34.

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Just two random Lego blocks?

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Even on Cybertron, some things are universal

And now, some more OAFEry:Transformers BotBots Driver Ted review Clever girl "I want to tell you about the Transformers!" Hascon Day One roundup Transformers BotBots Overpack review

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This week in comicshops - 05/29

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

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Toru Hakagure addendum

Someone on Instagram has made the "School Uniform Toru" yo imagined in today's review: And now, some more OAFEry:Conan, detective Rick and Morty Mystery Minis - Scary Terry review Joe Friday: Our Newest Member, Calvin I woke up laughing this … Continue reading

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Figura Obscura Gods of Ancient Egypt packaging

The Figura Obscura packages are always pretty good, and we normally just talk about them in the reviews. But this newest release, the Gods of Ancient Egypt, has a problem. The mysteries of ancient Egypt, including the various deities they … Continue reading

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Geoffrey! What is best in life!

This 1983 Toys R Us flyer is amazing not only for the selection of toys, but for barbarian Geoffrey… [image or embed] — Shawn Robare (@shawnrobare.bsky.social) May 11, 2024 at 8:51 PM And now, some more OAFEry:The Shang-Chi/GI Joe connection … Continue reading

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OAFEnet Email Update for Thursday, May 23

The OAFEnet Email Update may not be a political failure, but it might still give you brainworms.

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Witness these Lego Mad Max creations

Lego would clean up with a Mad Max theme. Either a fully-licensed one, or STBLDF versions like Tonka's Steel Monsters or this righteous gallery of customs: My niche hobby is making Mad Max Lego cars Weird weaponized spiky Franken-cars for … Continue reading

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