Category Archives: Hasbro

Strong familial resemblance

Don’t ever talk to me or my son ever again And now, some more OAFEry:Star Wars goes to McDonaldland Cracked.com talks toys Rustin's Spoils of the Week #83 This is NOT the way Flippin' through Previews - November '14

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Soon Forget: GI Joe Flint (1995)

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figure today is Hasbro's "Battle Rangers" Flint. 1994 was the last year of the original Real American Hero line. Because of … Continue reading

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Transformers: Tasmania Kid addendum

The original sculpt of Tasmania Kid's altmode: (via) And now, some more OAFEry:Transformers BotBots Sir Botcha, Bottle O'Tears & Drama Sauce reviews Truly, outrageously, more than meets the eye Transformers BotBots Slappyhappy review Transformers Tuesday comic strip: Buckshot Transformers Tuesday: … Continue reading

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GI Joe origins: Scarlett

3dJoes.com has a great feature about the pre-production work on Scarlett, including the original character sketch by Ron Rudat: The piece is labelled "Master of Stealth Weapons," and in addition to having a few sample pieces of comic art to … 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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The cosmic ballet goes on

Yesterday afternoon be like: (via) And now, some more OAFEry:Transformers BotBots Frohawk & Stringaling reviews Hasbro announces SDCC exclusive online sale details Transformers BotBots Holey Moldy review Reprolabels Skids and Mudflap upgrade kit review Soon Forget: Titanium Soundblaster with Ravage

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My Little 'Jira

And now, some more OAFEry:Spoilers on toys Twilight Sparkle moonlights as a Trump speechwriter ATFC '13 - Day 2: Bandai More on King Kong's rights situation Flippin' through Previews - April '14

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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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It's over 10,000 again (again)!

For the third time, my camera has reached "IMG_9999" and rolled over to new numbers, starting with this photo: And now, some more OAFEry:SDCC 2011 - Day 1, Thursday Transformers Bumblebee: Studio Series Brawn addendum Kotobukiya X-Men Jean Grey Bishoujo … Continue reading

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