Tag Archives: Toy Story

Star Trek: The (Stop-)Motion Picture

So while you're waiting for Star Trek: Into Darkness to open next week, you can enjoy this: Someone took an old kids' audiobook of Star Trek: The Motion Picture and used the audio to retell the story with action figures … Continue reading

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"Toy Story" goes live-action

This is outstanding! Someone has spent two years making a shot-for-shot remake of the original Toy Story using real toys: Better watch it now - who knows how long the big D will let this stay online? And now, some … Continue reading

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Prometheus trailer meets Toy Story

Ridley Scott's Alien prequel, Prometheus, opens this Friday. And while NECA is going to be making toys, they probably won't be very much like this: And now, some more OAFEry:Spoilers on toys Realistic Buzz Lightyear Toy Shop Flippin' through Previews … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #52

Legomageddon II: The Eternal Battle!!! More clearance sales, more stock-piling, more MOC-speculation, more Legos! I just love these little buggers, especially when they can be got for 20-50% off, because hey, this stuff gets expensive. And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #45

Some pre-christmas shopping rendered some pretty hearty haulage, specifically when it comes to Marvel finds at good ol' Toys R Us. Here's hoping you all had a delightful Christmas and Holiday Weekend - I spent mine buried in TOYS! And … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #17

As mentioned previously I do lots of traveling during my day job. Now, what does this mean for you? Good news, and bad news. The Bad News is that this is one of those weeks when I have done no … Continue reading

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Cracked.com talks toys

Cracked has an article today about "The 15 Most Unintentionally Hilarious Bootleg Toys": Like elves in Santa's workshop, bootleg toy makers around the world are busy cranking action figures and games for all of the world's children. Only these will … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #5

Once more unto the breech, dear readers - further fun filled facsimiles featuring finds from fastidiously fabulous figure foraging, forthwith! And now, some more OAFEry:The Pythona that almost was Rustin's Spoils of the Week #165 GI Joe Movie Watch: A … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #4

And now, some more OAFEry:Team Fortress 2: Meet the Pyro (not!) ATFC '12 - Day 1: Hasbro GI Joe: Stars and Stripes Forever addendum Rustin's Spoils of the Week #169 The Star Wars/TMNT crossover that never was

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The Top 10 toys of 2009

No, this isn't our ToY Award - that's different. This is an AP article about toys being shipped from China. Panjiva, a company that tracks international trade, looked at the 40 biggest films from the past 18 months, then checked … Continue reading

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