Marvel Reviews

Iron Spider vs Electro

Iron Spider vs Electro

I was shopping for groceries the other day when a bright flash of color caught my eye behind the counter. It was the Iron Spider vs Electro 2-pack from the Playskool Marvel superheroes line by Hasbro.

August 30, 2016 | By | Reply More

Name That...Accessory

Name That…Pull Duck?

Name That…Pull Duck?

Why did Joey and Chandler have a duck? Is that legal in the city?

December 27, 2016 | By | Reply More

Star Wars Reviews

Fifth Brother Inquisitor

Fifth Brother Inquisitor

When it comes to Star Wars: Rebels action figures, Hasbro has been rather inconsistent in their release. The first few characters were sold within the 2015 Saga Legends assortment, either individually or in 2-packs.

February 15, 2017 | By | Reply More

Name That...Shadow

Name That…Cut You!

Name That…Cut You!

I will cut you!

December 29, 2016 | By | Reply More

AFB Podcast / Audio Name That

The AFB Podcast Episode 209: Toy Fair News Part 2 / NECA Dog Alien / Bishoujo Black Canary / Walking Dead Hospital Doors

The AFB Podcast Episode 209: Toy Fair News Part 2 / NECA Dog Alien / Bishoujo Black Canary / Walking Dead Hospital Doors


Episode 209 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 a great new show packed full of toy fun!

This week we tackle the second half of our armchair coverage of the 2016 Toy Fair News, and then we run through three great new Toys of the Week;


  • NECA Aliens Series 3 Dog Alien 
  • Kotobukiya Bishoujo Black Canary 
  • McFarlane Toys Walking Dead Hospital Doors Building Set

If you don’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 209 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!

February 28, 2016 | By More

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