Category Archives: cancelled toys

TMNT: "Antrax addendum" addendum!

Yeah, you read that right, this is an addendum to an addendum. Last week we told you about all the steps it took for Antrax to become a real character, beginning with this Mega Mutant concept: And now, some more … Continue reading

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TMNT: Antrax addendum

Remember the saga of Baxter Stockman, and how two unrelated characters were combined into the fly we know today? He was far from the only time that happened. And now, some more OAFEry:Horror posters redone with toys Rustin's Spoils of … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: RJ MacReady

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figure today is PCS' MacReady. This 7" scale figure of MacReady from The Thing was announced by a company then called … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: An American Werewolf in London

NECA wasn't the first company to make an An American Werewolf in London London Werewolf, just the first to release one. This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our … Continue reading

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TMNT Ultimates: Casey Jones addendum

Today's Super7 TMNT Ultimates Casey Jones review said that instead of the duplicate weapons, the toy could have included an unmasked head. It sounds like a flight of fancy, since Super7 is all about updating the old toys, but did … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: Transformers BotBots Series 6

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figure today is Hasbro's BotBots Series 6. Series 6 was first hinted at at Toy Fair 2020, where a new pair … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: Titanium Bumblebee

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figure today is Hasbro's The War Within Bumblebee. The Cybertron-mode Bumblebee we reviewed today was not Hasbro's first attempt. This Bumblebee … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: ToyBiz "Fat Bat"

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figure today is ToyBiz's "Fat Bat." This character, designed in 1995 by Marvel mainstay Ron Lim, would likely have been part … Continue reading

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The Star Wars/TMNT crossover that never was

In the early '90s, before the Power of the Force II line began, Hasbro/Kenner's Star Wars license was finally expiring, which meant other toy companies could have potentially grabbed it. This wasn't just a bidding war, though, because George Lucas … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: Power Rangers Rita Repulsa

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figure today is Bandai's Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers Rita Repulsa. Rita would have been part of the "Evil Space Aliens" part … Continue reading

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