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Transformers BotBots Latte Spice Whirl & Coffeemus Prime reviews

It's fall, and you know what that means: pumpkin spice time! You can get it at the coffee place, you can get it at the doughnut shop, you can get it at the grocery store, you can get it pretty … Continue reading

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Transformers BotBots Scribzilla exclusive review

Hasbro brought a Transformers BotBots exclusive with them to San Diego Comic-Con this year: the "Con Crew" set, which features 'bots from three different factions: the Line League, the Fantastic Fuelers, and the Meet n' Greets. And now, some more … Continue reading

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Hasbro announces SDCC exclusive online sale details

The various Comic-Con exclusives will be released in waves, rather than all at once. Dates are subject to change, of course, but here's the current plan: Friday, August 16: My Little Pony, Disney Princess, Trolls, UglyDoll Wednesday, August 21: Overwatch … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: Gen13

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figures today are the other Gen13 figures that were planned to come out alongside Fairchild. In order to promote the line, … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #211

Power-Con 2018 was this past weekend and I got a few things! Since I haven't gotten around to writing up stuff from the previous years let's add those in and do a whole theme here of Power-Con exclusives! For those … Continue reading

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990 Movie) addendum

In today's review of NECA's San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990 Movie) Action Figure Box Set exclusive, yo mentioned that the set included a pizza box from "Tile Game Pizza." He also sent along a bunch of … Continue reading

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Why I'm not excited about Hasbro's SDCC sale

Tomorrow at some indeterminate time, Hasbro's Comic-Con exclusives will go up for sale on their site. And honestly, it's a little hard to care. Let's look at some of the more interesting offerings: And now, some more OAFEry:The BotCon box … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #207

Well, it's the common-calendar year of Two-Thousand and Eighteen, and this week is the annual nexus of pop culture what is San Diego Comic-Con International, more colloquially known by the abbreviant: SDCC!!! To celebrate, lets take a jump back to … Continue reading

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Mattel's stupid SDCC 2018 plan

Mattel has always been the #1 name in bad decisions, especially when it comes to their convention exclusives. But this year, they really seem to have reached new heights of idiocy. Or is that depths? Here are the official instructions … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: Only Human Transformers Part 2

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figures today are Part 2 of Fun Publications' "Only Human" GI Joe/Transformers crossover figures. In 2017, Fun Pub lost the rights … Continue reading

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