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Ahoy, Plunderlings!

Attention fantasy fans! Want a line of 6" scale, highly-articulated goblins to run around and give all your other toys trouble? Want them to be pirate-themed? Want the pirate stuff to be removable so they can be regular-themed? Well then … Continue reading

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Soon Forget - Madballs Blind Bags Black Out Series

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our subject today is Just Play's third series of Madballs blind bags. And now, some more OAFEry:'80s Childhood Royal Rumble A boy … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #210

I promise I'll get back to contemporary/immediate Spoils soon, but yet again my hopes for being current have failed me. So, we'll dig in a lovely potpourri from last year (which I imagine might also be a nice break from … Continue reading

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Talk like a Batman Day

You know, considering that "Talk like a Pirate Day" and DC's "Batman Day" both take place sometime in mid-to-late September, eventually the two holidays will be on the same day. And when that day arrives, this review will be ready! … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #188

This week we have a bit of mix - some stuff I found at retail and some stuff I ordered from Amazon. I've never been a fan of online shopping (these things are expensive enough without shipping charges, plus then … Continue reading

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Minimate Mini-Review #342 - Lesaro & Ghost Shark

#3424 - Lesaro/Ghost Shark And now, some more OAFEry:Plunderlings: Hatchlings review Flippin' through Previews - August '11 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #81 Return of Bruce Wayne: the covers Rustin's Spoils of the Week #55

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C2E2 2017

Things finally worked out this year so that I could return to C2E2, a con here in Chicago that I haven't been to since their first year in 2011, and boy.... has this show GROWN! I'd say the floorplan has … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #175

Aaaaaaand we're back. And now, some more OAFEry:Walking Dead Mystery Minis: Walker Clara review How does this work, exactly? Rustin's Spoils of the Week #213 Distracted boyfriend - Star Wars edition Into the Masterverse

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #162

I've had kind of bizarrely good luck with Marvel Legends this year, first I completed the "Odin Series" in about 2 weeks, then a I got the "Hobgoblin Series" in one shot at the Long Beach Comic Con and now... … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #158

Work has gotten the better of me once again, but this time I came prepared - here's a bunch of stuff I either forgot to review or just didn't have the energy to write up back when I opened it. … Continue reading

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