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Transformers Legacy: Override addendum

As mentioned in today's review, here's how Override was originally going to be a retooled Hot Rod: It could have worked, but what we got is better. (via) And now, some more OAFEry:Transformers BotBots Cheero review Something we probably won't … Continue reading

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Havok Superblack

Today's review mentioned painting Havok with one of those commercially available light-absorbing black paints. Obviously that's a good idea, because someone else thought of it a couple years ago: That isn't some photoshop trick; that's a custom ML Havok (Marvel … Continue reading

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Commando Spawn addendum

Here's a look at all Commando Spawn's colors, beginning with the "Dark Ages" palette used on the toy: And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' through Previews - May '15 The biggest properties of the '90s Here's to Sam Elliott! Spawn Series … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: X-Men Flying Fighters

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figures today are ToyBiz's "Flying Fighters." Although today's review said Maggott never got an action figure in the '90s, he very … Continue reading

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I seem to recognize your face - Werner Herzog

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. Our honoree … Continue reading

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Velocitron Speedia 500 Part 1

The "Velocitron Speedia 500 Collection" figures that are exclusive to Walmart in the US are available to Japanese fans via TakaraTomy Mall (basically their version of Hasbro Pulse). But Takara does one better than Hasbro, also publishing some brief comics … Continue reading

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The panel that launched a thousand fan theories

Here, from 1993's X-Men #23, is the scene where Mr. Sinister lets slip that Cyclops may have more family than he thought: At the time, it could have meant anything. In 2006, when Vulcan was introduced, it raised the question … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: Jurassic Park Styracosaurus

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figure today is Hasbro's Jurassic Park Styracosaurus. Today's Hammond Collection Triceratops review compared Mattel's work to that of David Silva's Beasts … Continue reading

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Final Faction: Krepitus addendum

Krepitus' introductory screen card: And now, some more OAFEry:Final Faction: Alpha Team Long Range Weapons Pack exclusive review Final Faction General Diabol addendum Final Faction: Kharn Synthoid Accessory Pack exclusive review Final Faction: Arctic Attack Final Faction: Alpha Team Arrow … Continue reading

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The "T" stands for "Tape Measure"

And now, some more OAFEry:Goldberg addendum '80s Childhood Royal Rumble Soon Forget: Zombie Hulk Hogan When toys could make you immortal Funko POP!s with human eyes

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