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GI Joe gets even worse

Who is in charge of the GI Joe brand at Hasbro right now, and why do they keep going in the wrong damn direction? Last week yo complained about how the new Classified Series figures are just copying the 1980s … Continue reading

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GI Joe Classified B.A.T addendum

According to yo in today's review, the Classified Series Battle Android Trooper is a disappointment, because it looks too much like the vintage figure. What could have been done to make it a better toy? Let's look.

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The two Americas

Today's review of the Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness America Chavez Marvel Legend mentioned that she was pretty drastically reimagined between her first appearance and hitting it big.  

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Never step on Legos

Poster by Polish designer Pawel Jonca: (via)

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A quick look at DST's Aragorn

It's not perfect, but Diamond gave us maybe the best Viggo portrait in this scale. And now, some more OAFEry:Rustin's Spoils of the Week #132 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #131 Lights, camera, ACTION (figures)! It comes in pints? Look … Continue reading

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US Space Force addendum

So what makes Amazo Toy's Space Force action figures so cool? And now, some more OAFEry:The Weather Dominator was an inside job Rustin's Spoils of the Week #12 GI Joe Movie Watch: A last-minute change Welcome to Marwen GI Joe … Continue reading

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Avatar the Last Airbender - Aang review

And now, some more OAFEry:Avatar: the Last Airbender Appa addendum AtLA: Toph addendum Appa, yip-yip! McFarlane Toys doing Avatar

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Forget Red Skull, here comes Karen

Predicting the enemy Sam Wilson is most likely to get trouble from: And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' through Previews - March '16 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #20 Marvel vs. DC vs. Transformers Live-action Marvel Zombies Rustin's Spoils of the … Continue reading

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The first time I met Xemnu

yo sez: It turns out I know Xemnu the Titan for the same reason I knew about Rocket Racoon: he appeared in the '90s She-Hulk book. Here, from Sensational She-Hulk #43, was my introduction to Xemnu: And now, some more … Continue reading

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Into the Masterverse

And now, some more OAFEry:Eternia Minis: He-Man & Skeletor exclusive reviews Flippin' through Previews - August '11 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #205 The Daily Show covers Toy Fair... 1999 Jango Fett addendum

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