Marvel Reviews

Captain America (World War 2 Uniform)

Captain America (World War 2 Uniform)

I remember that when I saw the first wave of figures in the Marvel Legends Infinite Series for the Captain America: The Winter Soldier movie, I thought that Hasbro had made a mistake including the version of Captain America in his WWII uniform.

January 26, 2015 | By | Reply More

Name That...Accessory

Name That…Purple Thing

Name That…Purple Thing

Some things just look rude taken out of context.  

January 27, 2015 | By | Reply More

Star Wars Reviews

Stormtrooper (Black Series)

Stormtrooper (Black Series)

It would be hard to argue that the most sought after figure in Hasbro’s third wave of figures from the 6-inch Star Wars Black Series is the Stormtrooper

January 17, 2015 | By | Reply More

Name That...Shadow

Name That…Puffy Hat

Name That…Puffy Hat

This is one that might be harder than I thought. The shadow looks a bit different than I expected.

January 29, 2015 | By | Reply More

AFB Podcast / Audio Name That

The AFB Podcast Episode 152: Koto ArtFX Green Arrow, Disney Infinity Rocket and Groot, GI Joe Data Viper

The AFB Podcast Episode 152: Koto ArtFX Green Arrow, Disney Infinity Rocket and Groot, GI Joe Data Viper


Episode 152 of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


This week, join Ben, John and Scott for all of the latest news and reviews!

This week we check out three new Toys of the Week:


  • Kotobukiya ArtFX Green Arrow
  • Disney Infinity 2.0 Groot & Rocket
  • G.I. Joe Retaliation Data Viper


If you don’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 152 here now! Click on the link to listen, or right click to save the file! The podcast will always be available from the “Podcast” tab here – but if you can subscribe and give us positive ratings at iTunes, that will help us greatly! 

The AFB Podcast is also on Stitcher Radio!

Have a listen, and please give us some feedback at podcast@actionfigureblues.com – we might even read out your feedback on the next show!

January 25, 2015 | By More

Other Recent Posts

Scout Predator

Scout Predator

Ever since I wetted my beak into NECA’s Predator figures, I wanted to get the original Predator from the first film, or at least a passable approximation, and this Scout Predator from Series 6 fits the bill perfectly.

January 23, 2015 | By | Reply More
Name That…Over There

Name That…Over There

Put the new couch over there.

January 22, 2015 | By | Reply More
Name That…Electronic Baseball Bat

Name That…Electronic Baseball Bat

The little panel is where the batteries go.  

January 20, 2015 | By | Reply More
Hulk & Thor (Playskool Heroes)

Hulk & Thor (Playskool Heroes)

As I have repeated several times, some character designs work well within the Playskool format, while others don’t really lend themselves to the conversion, and in this set we get to see an example of each.

January 19, 2015 | By | Reply More
The AFB Podcast Episode 151: Monster Arts Big Chap / Figuarts Sailor Venus / DCC Scribblenauts Series 4

The AFB Podcast Episode 151: Monster Arts Big Chap / Figuarts Sailor Venus / DCC Scribblenauts Series 4

Episode 151 of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct download! Download and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! This week, join Adam, Ben and Scott for all of the latest news and review...
January 18, 2015 | By More