Category Archives: TRU

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

#399 - Hooded Michonne/Gabe/Crawling Zombie And now, some more OAFEry:Marvel Zombies Mystery Minis - Hulk review Soon Forget: Hero Mashers Monsters Rustin's Spoils of the Week #164 Walking Dead Mystery Minis: Joe (In Memoriam) Marvel Zombies - production vs. prototype

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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:Build-A-Rey Masters of the Galaxy Far Far Away Marvel vs. … 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:Disney Afternoon Mystery Minis - Rescue Rangers review Walking Dead Mystery Minis: Tara Chambler Fallout Mystery Minis - Grim Reaper's Sprint review Rustin's Spoils of the Week #163 Walking Dead Mystery Minis: Golf … 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:"Secret Wars" #9 variant Minimate Mini-Review #47 - Iron Man Hostile Takeover Flippin' Through Previews - November '09 It's over 10,000 (again)! Rustin's Spoils of the Week #105

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Minimate Mini-Review #364 - Sinister Six Iron Spider & Sinister Six The Spot

#364 - Sinister Six Iron Spider/Sinister Six The Spot And now, some more OAFEry:Rustin's Spoils of the Week #81 ATFC '16 - Day 1: Hasbro - Marvel Rustin's Spoils of the Week #9 Amazing movie becomes a spectacular two-dvd set … Continue reading

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Minimate Mini-Review #363 - Marvel NOW! Cyclops & Marvel NOW! Rogue

Not all heroes wear capes. Well, technically, almost no Marvel heroes wear capes (Thor, Vision, Sentry... a couple others?), but that's not what we're talking about. No, we're referring to the fact that these Minimates were supposed to be a … Continue reading

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Two-- no, THREE surprising pieces of Toys "R" Us news

First, The Washington Post reported that two of the three owners of TRU have set aside money to give the ex-workers severance pay: Bain Capital and Kohlberg Kravis Roberts - two of the three firms that bought Toys R Us … Continue reading

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A quick look at the Toys "R" Us website

From someone on Twitter: I just saw this and I swear I cried. I don't think it's really hit me, even though I got to visit my childhood TRU. This just wrecked me. "Thanks to each of you who shared … Continue reading

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