Category Archives: TRU

Transformers BotBots Mucker Von Diggs exclusive review

Remember when we told you that between Series 1 and Series 2 of the Transformers BotBots, there was a bonus series featuring two new tribes? Batter Splatter was from one of them - the Bakery Bytes - and today we've … Continue reading

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Transformers BotBots Batter Splatter exclusive review

New year, new faction! Well, technically an old faction - between Series 1 and Series 2 of the Transformers BotBots, there was a bonus series, featuring two new tribes, one of which was the Bakery Bytes. "Series 1½" was intended … Continue reading

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A tour of Toys R Us in 1991

Okay, not so much a "tour" as a random collection of footage from the day before Thanksgiving: And now, some more OAFEry:Rustin's Spoils of the Week #37 Transformers Tuesday addendum Transformers Snarl addendum Vote Venom! Flippin' through Previews - May … Continue reading

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Minimate Mini-Review #399 - Hooded Michonne & Gabe & Crawling Zombie

#399 - Hooded Michonne/Gabe/Crawling Zombie And now, some more OAFEry:Minimate Mini-Review #174 - Winter Coat Dale & Female Zombie Walking Dead Mystery Minis: Denise Cloyd (In Memoriam) Zombie Lab: Zombie 004 (015) review Teenage Walking Ninja Dead Flippin' through Previews … Continue reading

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Transformers BotBots Inky Inkerson & Reci P. Cooker exclusive reviews

Hasbro brought a Transformers BotBots exclusive with them to San Diego Comic-Con last year: the "Con Crew" set, which featured '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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Todds R Us

With the help of some shelves and signage, fan Todd Olexo has turned his basement display into a re-creation of Toys "Я" Us through the ages: And now, some more OAFEry:"Batman: the Animated Series" toys get advertised Soon Forget: GI … Continue reading

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TRU coming back from the grave

Allegedly. Rumors have surfaced today that the companies who own the remnants of the Toys "Я" Us brand are attempting to bring stores back in time for Christmas this year. While no one from TRU has confirmed the rumor, at … Continue reading

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Disney Afternoon Mystery Minis - Darkwing Duck review

Let's get dangerous! And now, some more OAFEry:DC Bombshells Mystery Minis - Harley Quinn review Rustin's Spoils of the Week #148 Horror Classics Mystery Minis - The Shining reviews Fallout 4 Mystery Minis - John Hancock review Walking Dead Mystery … Continue reading

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Transformers BotBots Stinkosaurus Rex & exclusive Bum Sprout reviews

The Transformers BotBots are divided into eight teams, based on what store in the mall they hail from. For instance, there are two bathroom supply stores, both bringing us the members of the Toilet Troop; the one upstairs on Level … Continue reading

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Minimate Mini-Review #365 - Holographic Iron Man & Madame Masque

#365 - Holographic Iron Man/Madame Masque And now, some more OAFEry:Toy sculptors as toys SDCC 2011 - Preview Night Rustin's Spoils of the Week #91 yo - if we have to have variations... Flippin' Through Previews - December '10

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