Archive for April, 2014

Undead Geonosian

April 26, 2014 | By | Reply More
Undead Geonosian

Hasbro released the Undead Geonosian I’m reviewing today late in 2010, and the figure was inspired by the Legacy Of Terror episode that aired about midway of the second season of the show.

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Corporal Dwayne Hicks

April 25, 2014 | By | Reply More
Corporal Dwayne Hicks

My more recent NECA purchase is based on a character from one of my favorite movies ever, James Cameron’s Aliens. Of course, I am talking about Corporal Dwayne Hicks.

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Name That…Dusty Figure

April 24, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Name That…Dusty Figure

The cool thing about these shadow pictures? I don’t have to dust the figure before taking them.  

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Name That…Fork Me

April 22, 2014 | By | Reply More
Name That…Fork Me

Stick a fork in me.

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Dark Threat Hydra Soldier

April 21, 2014 | By | Reply More
Dark Threat Hydra Soldier

Also known as the Deluxe Set Hydra Soldier, this figure was part of the toy line made by Hasbro for the movie Captain America: The First Avenger.

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Gandalf (6 inch)

April 18, 2014 | By | Reply More
Gandalf (6 inch)

To finish off this batch of 6-inch action figure reviews, today it is the turn of Gandalf the Gray to be put under the spotlight.

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Name That…Too Sexy

April 17, 2014 | By | Reply More
Name That…Too Sexy

This is my pose for the 2015 Action Figure Blues Podcast Charity Swimsuit Calendar.  

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Name That…Swedish Pump

April 15, 2014 | By | Reply More
Name That…Swedish Pump

This does not belong to an Austin Powers figure.

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AIM Soldier

April 14, 2014 | By | Reply More
AIM Soldier

If I had to name one character from the Marvel Universe toy line I actively avoided to purchase for years, it would be hard not to mention the 2010 AIM Soldier.

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The AFB Podcast Episode 111: The Batmobile in Toy Form with Special Guest Deane Aikins

April 13, 2014 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 111: The Batmobile in Toy Form with Special Guest Deane Aikins Episode 111 of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct download! Download and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! Join Ben, Justin and John  for this week's toy news and reviews!Then...

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Clone Trooper Draa

April 12, 2014 | By | Reply More
Clone Trooper Draa

Draa was one of the Clone Troopers serving on Geonosis under Clone Commander Gree and Jedi General Luminara Unduli. Draa first appeared in the Star Wars: The Clone Wars second season episode Weapons Factory, although he was never referred to by name during the episode.

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Thorin Oakenshield (6 inch)

April 11, 2014 | By | Reply More
Thorin Oakenshield (6 inch)

One thing I find really interesting about the figures made by The Bridge Direct is that each character scupt is the exact same regardless of scale, and then blown up or shrinked down for each line segment.

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Ghost Rider (Redux)

April 7, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Ghost Rider (Redux)

I have never read a Ghost Rider comic. My exposure to the character is mostly limited to the 200X movies and the rare cameo on the few Marvel Comics titles I read sporadically.

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Tauriel (6 inch)

April 4, 2014 | By | Reply More
Tauriel (6 inch)

Since The Bridge Direct delayed the release of the second wave of 4-inch action figures for The Hobbit, I went back and tracked a few of the 6-inch ones. The one I’ll be reviewing today is Tauriel.

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Name That…Glass

April 1, 2014 | By | Reply More
Name That…Glass

Are you a glass half empty or half full person?

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