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Reformatted Calidus Asterisk addendum

As mentioned in today's review, Mastermind Creations' Calidus was based on the art of Alex Milne, robot and altmode alike: And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' through Previews - August '12 Alpha Bravo, the real star of Generation 1 Transformers ROTF: … Continue reading

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Space Force action figures

Who wouldn't like to kick some politicians off the planet? When it comes to weird ideas, it's hard to beat a Kickstarter aiming to normalize/profit off of one of Little Donnie Adderall's transparent attempts to distract people from his Constitutional … Continue reading

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Transformers Generations: Siege Rung review

The 2005 IDW Transformers comics continuity had a huge impact on the property, probably the biggest since Animated. Being featured in the story was almost a surefire way for characters to get a toy - some for the first time … Continue reading

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Looks like Team Rocket is popping off again

(via) And now, some more OAFEry:ATFC '13 - Day 2: TOMY Cowboys vs. Pokemon Mattel's stupid SDCC 2018 plan Toy Shop Pokémon: Sandshrew (#GCM68) review

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TMNT 35th Anniversary addendum

Remember the Middle-Age Mutant Dayjob Tortoises? Well, time marches on, it seems, because now we've got the GMNT - Geriatric Mutant Ninja Turtles: And now, some more OAFEry:Sewer Mutation Warrior Alien addendum Rustin's Spoils of the Week #149 Flippin' through … Continue reading

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The complex history of Mantis

Today's Mantis review hinted at how different her comics counterpart is. Note that we said her "comics" counterpart, not her "Marvel Comics" counterpart. Because she's not just from Marvel comics. And now, some more OAFEry:Marvel Knights Legends: Netflix Punisher addendum … Continue reading

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DC Vixen addendum

As mentioned in today's DC Multiverse Vixen review, the character's comic was cancelled before the first issue was even published. Here's the cover that never saw the light of day: That costume survived until her first appearance in Action Comics … Continue reading

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Detective Pikachu, no!

And now, some more OAFEry:Why is Charizard such an a-hole? Rustin's Spoils of the Week #166 Flippin' Through Previews - December '07 An Easter surprise Flippin' through Previews - December '14

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Nighthawk Begins

As you learned today, Nighthawk takes his name from a fandom hoax. At least, that's the story Roy Thomas tells: Richard Kyle had once pulled a fandom hoax by making fanzine-publishers Don and Maggie Thompson print a piece about an … Continue reading

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The Evolution of the Living Laser

As mentioned in today's Living Laser review, the toy we got is the modern look, not the classic. Here, as proof, is what he looked like as a human: (That's not his first costume, but it is his best-known.) And … Continue reading

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