Archive for July, 2014

Kamen Rider Gaim – Arms Change Basic Figure

July 30, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Kamen Rider Gaim – Arms Change Basic Figure

There are a number of different Kamen Rider Gaim figures. Ranging from zero articulation to Figuarts level. My original intention was Gaim was going to be my first Figurarts figure. However, the mid range “Arms Change” series figures were just too tempting. If you read Monday’s take on the show, you know that this version […]

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Name That…Bolt Cutters

July 29, 2014 | By | Reply More
Name That…Bolt Cutters

I don’t think I own a real pair of these.

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Kamen Rider Gaim

July 28, 2014 | By | Reply More
Kamen Rider Gaim

I figured the best way to kick off Gaim week was to give a little review of the show. What’s that? You’ve never seen it on your listings. Well, if you don’t live in Japan you will need to find an alternate method to find it. Which leads to the question, of how I found […]

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The AFB Podcast Episode 126: Amazing Heroes Kickstarter / Transformers

July 27, 2014 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 126: Amazing Heroes Kickstarter / Transformers Episode 126 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 John and Scott for two great discussions with special...

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Luke Skywalker X-Wing Pilot (Black Series)

July 26, 2014 | By | Reply More
Luke Skywalker X-Wing Pilot (Black Series)

To be honest, one of the figures I was less excited about from Hasbro’s Star Wars Black Series was precisely this version of Luke Skywalker in his X-Wing pilot uniform.

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Spartan Warrior

July 25, 2014 | By | Reply More
Spartan Warrior

The level of detail on the Spartan Warrior is quite nice, with deeply recessed panels and heavily textured surfaces. The helmet has a narrower visor and extra armor that lends the appearance of a snout, but the design is still easily identifiable as a UNSC Spartan.

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Name That…Blob

July 24, 2014 | By | Reply More
Name That…Blob

This is normally what I have near me when we record the AFB podcast.

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Name That…Lemonade

July 22, 2014 | By | Reply More
Name That…Lemonade

  So this one look like one of the Wonder Twins in the form of a lemonade spill.

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Iron Man Mark V (Redux)

July 21, 2014 | By | Reply More
Iron Man Mark V (Redux)

On one of my recent trips downtown, I found another version of the Iron Man Mark V suit, only, this was released as part of the Iron Man: The Armored Avenger line.

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The AFB Podcast Episode 125: Funko Domo Batman, Bowen Frankenstein, Earth Two Wonder Woman, Sideshow Catwoman

July 20, 2014 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 125: Funko Domo Batman, Bowen Frankenstein, Earth Two Wonder Woman, Sideshow Catwoman Episode 125 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 Eli, Tom, Ben and Scott for this week's toy news and ...

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Drone Attack (Call of Duty)

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Drone Attack (Call of Duty)

The set contains 95 building pieces and consists in one drone weapons platform and one minifigure with accessories.

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The AFB Podcast Episode 124: Funko Legacy Game of Thrones Jon Snow, Kotobukiya ArtFX Hulk

July 17, 2014 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 124: Funko Legacy Game of Thrones Jon Snow, Kotobukiya ArtFX Hulk Episode 124 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 Scott for this week's toy news and reviews...

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Name That…Not Gorn

July 17, 2014 | By | Reply More
Name That…Not Gorn

Sometime I don’t know what these will look like until after they are done.

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Name That…Green Pipe

July 15, 2014 | By | Reply More
Name That…Green Pipe

This thing doesn’t look like what it is suppose to be to me unless Jack Kirby drew it.

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Iron Spider

July 14, 2014 | By | Reply More
Iron Spider

Hasbro released this Iron Spider mold a few years ago in Marvel Universe Series 2, but re-released it in 2013 as part of Series 5, which is the one I got.

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R2-D2 (Black Series)

July 12, 2014 | By | Reply More
R2-D2 (Black Series)

When I learned about the sightings of the first wave of 6-inch Star Wars Black Series in my city, I was reluctant at first but after a little pondering, my intention shifted from getting just the one Sandtrooper to maybe picking up the R2-D2.

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RoboCop 3.0

July 11, 2014 | By | Reply More
RoboCop 3.0

I just assumed that Jada Toys would simply paint the RoboCop 1.0 black and call it a day, but as it turns out, I was completely wrong.

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Name That…Ponytail

July 10, 2014 | By | Reply More
Name That…Ponytail

The Bride in Kill Bill didn’t have a ponytail.

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Name That…Clock

July 8, 2014 | By | Reply More
Name That…Clock

This has to be one of the stranger accessories I have that came from a single carded figure.  

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Iron Man (Zero Gravity Armor)

July 7, 2014 | By | Reply More
Iron Man (Zero Gravity Armor)

Essentially, this Zero-G suit is a repaint of the Modular Armor version released back in Series 3, which I think is one of the best Iron Man armors released in the Marvel Universe line.

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