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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:GI Joe Club reveals 2014 membership figure SDCC Panels 2012 … Continue reading

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A totally Smashing toy display!!

Look at this great madness! If that's not gigantic enough, you can see an even bigger version here! And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' Through Previews - December '06 Pokémon: Cubone (#FFJ98) review Pokémon: Sandshrew (#GCM68) review A new challenger appears! … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #205

Okay, here's another much-delayed "on the road" edition of Spoils. Please accept my apologies for these hotel room/lighting photos, but what's a writer to do when work has them many states away from the dumpy old desk of proper photography. … Continue reading

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Mad Max: Fury Road Mystery Minis - Nux review

And now, some more OAFEry:Disney Afternoon Mystery Minis - DuckTales review K'Nex Mario Kart blind-bagged figure decoder Science Fiction Mystery Minis - Lootcrate Mal Reynolds exclusive & Jayne Cobb Horror Classics Mystery Minis - An American Werewolf in London Walking … Continue reading

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Handheld gaming at Toys R Us

You remember Will West, right? He's the one who told you about TRU's "Bump Up Program" and what a "Roto Hold" was. He's definitely a friend of the site. Will discusses nerdy things on his own site every Friday, so … Continue reading

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When toys could make you immortal

And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' through Previews - November '14 GI Joe Movie Watch: More costumes The long hunt of an "urban pioneer" Thundercats Classics: Lion-O addendum Rustin's Spoils of the Week #50

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Waluigi addendum

Here, from the ancient, dusty days of 2000, comes the first appearance of Waluigi: He just comes on the scene already hating the crap out of Luigi. Why you so angry, Waluigi? And now, some more OAFEry:The biggest properties of … Continue reading

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Toys vs. Toys in an epic stop-motion showdown

And now, some more OAFEry:Rustin's Spoils of the Week #103 NECA on the Daily Show? Flippin' Through Previews - February '07 Tales of Puck Flippin' Through Previews - May '10

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Popular toys of the last 145 years

Recognizing that a trip to the hospital is never a fun thing, Sheffield Children's Hospital decided to make things a little better by commissioning photographer Andy Brown to decorate the emergency room. And now, some more OAFEry:The Pythona that almost … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #169

Oh boy, we're pretty much caught up with my weekly buying! Huzzah! This batch is stuff I got back in June and then also the weeks before and after San Diego Comic-Con 2015. And now, some more OAFEry:Truth in Journalism … Continue reading

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