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Mad Max: Fury Road Mystery Minis - Furiosa reviews

The Mad Max prequel Furiosa opens next week, and the early reviews are already saying it's better even than Fury Road was. Get hype! And now, some more OAFEry:Walking Dead Mystery Minis: Teddy Bear Walker review Mad Max: Fury Road … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #233

What's this? What's this!? There's purchases everywhere! What's this? There's toys in my hands! Depressions and broke-ness have abounded of late but visiting a Target recently I found an impressive array of discounted figures so gave in to my sweet … Continue reading

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ML11: Black Panther review

King T'Challa, the Black Panther, protects his home of Wakanda armed with superhuman abilities and the precious metal, Vibranium. Hasbro's already made Black Panther's first costume and a modern one, but this is his '90s look - which hasn't had … Continue reading

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Dungeons & Dragons Cartoon Classics dice set review

I've been playing Dungeons & Dragons for quite a few years now, but I've never owned my own set of dice. Yes, despite all the jokes about DnD players collecting shiny clickity-clack math rocks. And despite having a weekly game … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #232

Awhile back last year I went on a bit of old-fashioned toy run one Saturday and "retail therapy"-ed at a bunch of Targets. I then promptly set the bags aside... until now! And now, some more OAFEry:Why so serious? Because … Continue reading

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GI Joe Classified Retro Series: Duke and Scarlett

Retro card Duke and Scarlett. Duke is pretty much what you want out of a Duke, nice workhorse of a figure. Scarlett has more flaws but also more cool stuff. The light freckle shading on her face is great. And … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #231

With Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire about to open in theaters, it seems a ripe time to catch up on my annual(ish) tradition of Ghostbusters-themed October Spoils; which I had meant for last year before the ol' depression ghoulies pried me away. … Continue reading

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NECA "Gargoyles" Ultimate Armored Xanatos review

Fearing he's lost his "edge," Xanatos dons armor that transforms him into one of his gargoyle robots. Cunningly, he begins a campaign of terror all across Manhattan that makes everyone in the city believe that gargoyles exist. And now, some … Continue reading

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Transformers Code Red addendum

Let's talk pizza boxes. And now, some more OAFEry:Transformers Elita-1 addendum Transformers: Legends Class Megatron review Transformers BotBots Arctic Guzzlerush review Flippin' Through Previews - October '09 Exhaust, sneaking his way into Generation 1

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Star Wars: The Bounty Collection Series 7 Loth-Cat review

In 2020, to cash in on the public's love of Baby Yoda, Hasbro introduced The Bounty Collection, a series of six unarticulated vinyl figures of the little fella in various poses, done in a cartoony style. They're undeniably cute, but … Continue reading

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