Tag Archives: X-Men

Kid Omega's non-omega costumes

Oof. You dodged some bullets there, Quentin. And now, some more OAFEry:Protecting a Third-Earth that hates and fears them Rustin's Spoils of the Week #165 Flippin' Through Previews - March '07 Flippin' through Previews - March '14 Rustin's Spoils of … Continue reading

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Fangverine

Here is what Fang looked like when he was introduced in 1977's Uncanny X-Men #107: He, of course, was based on the Legionnaire, Timber Wolf, introduced in 1964: And now, some more OAFEry:Rustin's Spoils of the Week #42 Soon Forget: … Continue reading

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Marvel Legends: dat (tall) body

With Vulcan, Hasbro introduced a third "pectoral hinges" torso, this one flatter and taller than the other two: Here's a list of everyone who uses it: Vulcan Morph Black Panther Star-Lord Banshee Forge Gambit Corsair Nighthawk Magneto Now we can … Continue reading

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Marvel Legends Toad addendum

Today's Toad review talked about a lot of art. Let's look at some of it. This is the original Toad, as drawn by John Byrne for the Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe: And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' Through Previews … Continue reading

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Rustin's Spoils of the Week #229

Well... the last few years certainly were a challenge for all of us. When SDCC 2020 was cancelled, I pulled out my haul from SDCC 2019 to review, but that just sort of bummed me out some more on top … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: Mojoworld

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our subject today is ToyBiz's Mojoworld set. The Marvel Legends Mojoworld 4-pack yo reviewed today was not the first attempt at such … Continue reading

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X-Men cartoon themesong lyrics

X-Men! X-Men! X-Men! X! Oh my god it's X-Men! Look out for the X-Men! But who are these X-Men? Cyclops. In the woods Wolverine Punches you sight-unseen. Rogue should be quarantined. Storm. Beast reads a book and he'll jump at … Continue reading

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Black Panther: The Animated Series

That wasn't just a joke in today's review, Black Panther had a short animated series in 2010: And now, some more OAFEry:Integrating Marvel Select Poe - Top Ten Toys of All Time Minimate Mini-Review #157 - Marvel vs. Capcom Minimates … Continue reading

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The original Morph

If you compare today's Morph sculpt to this scene from Uncanny X-Men #65 (as colorized for OHotMU Deluxe Edition #16), you can really see how much the cartoon was influenced by the comic art: And now, some more OAFEry:Minimate Mini-Review … Continue reading

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Havok Superblack

Today's review mentioned painting Havok with one of those commercially available light-absorbing black paints. Obviously that's a good idea, because someone else thought of it a couple years ago: That isn't some photoshop trick; that's a custom ML Havok (Marvel … Continue reading

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