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History books are edited by the victors

In honor of today's Homelander review: "Der Sieger wird immer der Richter und der Besiegte stets der Angeklagte sein." And now, some more OAFEry:You'd better kiss your mama at the bus stop... DC Comics and Robot Chicken team up (again) … 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:Flippin' through Previews - September '11 Get ready for the Age of Extinction Rustin's Spoils of the Week #122 … Continue reading

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Crisis of Wasted Potential

The toy license Todd McFarlane has: The toy license Todd McFarlane thinks he has: (via) And now, some more OAFEry:Dress like Bruce Wayne Arkham Asylum Joker addendum The complex history of Mantis Supervillain primary debate, part 2 Flippin' through Previews … Continue reading

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Imaginext DC Blind Bagged Figures Series 6

The Imaginext Bind Bag series are things I really, really enjoy but I've found them increasingly tough to find over the last several waves series. Fortunately, this sixth series of the DC ones seemed to be a return to ample … Continue reading

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Imaginext DC Blind Bagged Figures Series 2

The first series of DC Imaginext Blinds Bags was a big surprise but was, and has been, notoriously difficult to find, even after a re-release a year or two ago! So it was a great relief to find this second … Continue reading

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DC Bombshells Mystery Minis - Supergirl review

And now, some more OAFEry:Retro Videogame Mystery Minis - Dig Dug reviews Supernatural Mystery Minis - Scarecrow review Horizon Zero Dawn Mystery Minis - Watcher review Rustin's Spoils of the Week #156 Walking Dead Mystery Minis: Burnt Walker

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Transformers BotBots Captain Cartridge exclusive & Swapbox 16 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 Fantastic Fuelers, the Meet n' Greets, and the Line League. And now, some more … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #219

And now we partake in the second Mattelocaust in order rush through a handful of 2019 purchases from that once great toy manufacturer. I enjoyed the Aquaman movie far more than I imagined but by the time I'd seen it, … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #217

I don't really want to call this a "Mattelocaust," as that incorporates a very loaded word with a generally pretty specific connotation, and while we love to gripe about Mattel's inadequacies... that seems a rotten comparison to make. However, I … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: Lucha Explosiva

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figures today are DC Direct's ¡Lucha Explosiva! line. Announced at this year's Toy Fair, ¡Lucha Explosiva! reimagined Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman … Continue reading

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