Category Archives: announcements

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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We support Net Neutrality

All day today, you'll see this header on every page of our site: Why?

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Did you ever forget your own birthday?

Because we did. Last year.

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Podcast: Toy of the Year 2013

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The new way to judge articulation

We've long maintained that in order to be an "action figure," a toy has to have at least five points of articulation: the neck, the shoulders, and the hips. That's how Star Wars did it, that's how America does it, … Continue reading

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What kind of collector are you?

Rate yourself on the patented OAFEscale! Do you buy everything - multiples of everything - or do you buy what you like when you like it, and give it up later? Where do you fall on a continuum of Rustin … Continue reading

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We're on Facebook!

After much holding out, we're finally on Facebook! So you know what to do. And heck, don't forget that MySpace still exists, too. And you can add us on Google+ or follow us on Twitter.

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Batman offers Catwoman a ride

In honor of the 10th anniversary of our first Figuretoon, we posted a new one today. And yes, it was entirely just an excuse to post this joke. To see the punchline, though, you'll need to go read the toon. … Continue reading

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Happy birthday to us

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It's over 10,000!

Long-time blog readers may remember, ages ago, when I reported that my camera had broken and I needed to buy a new one. Well, in yesterday's review of the Slaughter's Marauders GI Joe battle set, I reached my 10,000th review … Continue reading

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