Archive for May, 2014

Clone Commander Wolffe (Phase 1 Armor)

May 31, 2014 | By | Reply More
Clone Commander Wolffe (Phase 1 Armor)

This version of Commander Wolffe (CW48) features a removable helmet and uses the super articulated Clone Trooper body with just a different left shoulder pad and a non-removable command skirt.

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Ratohnhaké:ton

May 30, 2014 | By | Reply More
Ratohnhaké:ton

Ratohnhaké:ton is the main character in the third installment in the Assassin’s Creed series of games, although he is most commonly known for his British name, Connor Kenway.

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Name That….Ninja

May 29, 2014 | By | Reply More
Name That….Ninja

I’m going to start doing this with my pants and socks so my shadows look cooler.  

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Name That…Little Gun

May 27, 2014 | By | Reply More
Name That…Little Gun

I never understood why this gun came with the figure it did.  

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Doc Samson

May 26, 2014 | By | Reply More
Doc Samson

Well, in my Gray Hulk review I mentioned that at some point in his story, Bruce Banner had a split personality disorder. Well, guess who diagnosed him with that? Why, none other than the subject of today’s review, Dr. Leonard Samson.

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Ezio Auditore (The Mentor)

May 23, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Ezio Auditore (The Mentor)

Ezio Auditore The Mentor, wears clothing very similar to the garments he used in the Italian City States, and NECA did a really good job in capturing in plastic the look of the digital models.

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The AFB Podcast Episode 116: Futurama Talking Bender, Play Arts Kai Flash, Lego Simpsons

May 22, 2014 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 116: Futurama Talking Bender, Play Arts Kai Flash, Lego Simpsons Episode 116 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 John and Scott  for this week's toy news and...

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Name That…Tree Trunk

May 22, 2014 | By | Reply More
Name That…Tree Trunk

This shadow looks like a tree trunk to me.

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Name That…Gas Mask

May 20, 2014 | By | Reply More
Name That…Gas Mask

This look like Full Metal Alchemist to me. It’s not. Just reminds me of it.  

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Gray Hulk

May 19, 2014 | By | Reply More
Gray Hulk

One thing I did not know was that Hulk used to be gray back in his first comic book appearance, but apparently this caused problems in the printing process, so he had to be changed to green.

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Millennium Falcon Microfighter (LEGO)

May 17, 2014 | By | Reply More
Millennium Falcon Microfighter (LEGO)

When it comes to construction block toys, a good rule of thumb is that the smaller the set, the worse the coin-to pieces ratio is.

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Black Adam

May 16, 2014 | By | Reply More
Black Adam

I have already reviewed Aquaman and I was quite impressed with him but: What about Black Adam? Well, read all about it in today’s review.

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Name That…Father

May 15, 2014 | By | Reply More
Name That…Father

Maybe, he’s Luke’s father. But, that would be way too easy wouldn’t it?

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Name That…Broken Arrow

May 13, 2014 | By | Reply More
Name That…Broken Arrow

I sadly found this in the bottom of a box. Toys really aren’t intended to last forever.  

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Artillery Armor War Machine

May 12, 2014 | By | Reply More
Artillery Armor War Machine

In a toy line ripe with repaints of the same few action figure molds, it is something of a surprise that War Machine did not get as many different versions as the Iron Man Mark IV and VI armors had.

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Quinlan Vos (CW36)

May 10, 2014 | By | Reply More
Quinlan Vos (CW36)

I never quite got Quinlan Vos. He seems derivative of so many other characters from the Star Wars Expanded Universe, but that doesn’t seem to prevent him from being made into action figures over and over.

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Andalusian Horse

May 9, 2014 | By | Reply More
Andalusian Horse

After watching The Hobbit movie last year, I began looking for small ponies to display alongside some of the figures, but I had no luck. I did find, however, an Andalusian horse that I thought would work well as Shadowfax, the horse Gandalf rides in the last couple Lord of the Rings movies.

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Private William Hudson

May 2, 2014 | By | Reply More
Private William Hudson

As one of the few Colonial Marines left standing in James Cameron’s Aliens movie. It totally makes sense to me that NECA chose Private William Hudson to stand alongside Corporal Hicks in their Aliens action figure line.

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