Category Archives: Kenner

Star Wars: Creating Adventure

Five years ago, Brian Hickey had an idea: re-create the entire Star Wars Original Trilogy using nothing more than the old Kenner toys. And now, some more OAFEry:This year's tree topper Is Forces of Destiny good? Popular toys of the … Continue reading

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Kenner-style Panther Alien addendum

Today's Panther Alien review mentioned how weird the new little parasite is. Translucent so it’s hard to really see what all the details are. Here's a picture to help: It took us a while but we figured it out. It’s … Continue reading

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Some things never change

And now, some more OAFEry:Clever girl Jim Morrison would be proud Every famous car goes to Walmart A Lego Batcave worthy of Bruce Wayne Rustin's Spoils of the Week #168

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Hammerhead

My brother sent me this Instagram: And now, some more OAFEry:Rustin's Spoils of the Week #32 Flippin' through Previews - November '14 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #171, Part 2 Yousa should follow me now, okeeday? Flippin' Through Previews - … Continue reading

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Scorpion Alien addendum

Today's review of NECA's Kenner-style Scorpion Alien didn't even hint at how weird the creature could have been. First, though, here's the animal the alien came out of: How would a facehugger even attach to that? And now, some more … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: Chewbacca's Wookie family

Happy Life Day! This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figures today are Kenner's Star Wars Lumpy, Itchy, and Malla. And now, some more OAFEry:Rustin's Spoils of the … Continue reading

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I seem to recognize your face - Wayne Knight

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of pieces pointing out odd action figures of unlikely actors. People known more as character actors than action stars, and thus unlikely candidates for plastic representation. Our honoree … Continue reading

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Dress like Bruce Wayne

Remember Kenner's Bruce Wayne figure? Now you can wear his same shirt! Shame it's not a turtleneck. And now, some more OAFEry:Transformers vs. the Justice League Rustin's Spoils of the Week #162 Spotted at a street fair today Movie Masters … Continue reading

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Gorilla Alien addendum

Today's review of NECA's Kenner-style Gorilla Alien said that the created it emerged from was shown in the comic. Here, take a look: And now, some more OAFEry:An observation Rustin's Spoils of the Week #171, Part 1 Flippin' through Previews … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: R'Zor Predator

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figure today is Kenner's R-Zor Warrior. In 1994, Kenner had plans to add "Predator Hunters" to the ranks of the Space … Continue reading

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