Author Archive: Errex

I've been collecting action figures since the original Kenner Star Wars days. Nowadays, I still collect pretty much anything that catches my eye.

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Original Comic Book Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

July 5, 2017 | By | Reply More
Original Comic Book Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

I had not realized how long Playmates has been producing TMNT figures since the re-launch of the franchise via the Nickelodeon cartoon, but the figures I’ll be reviewing today were released as part of the 11th wave of figures in 2014.

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Arno Dorian (McFarlane Master Assassin Outfit)

June 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
Arno Dorian (McFarlane Master Assassin Outfit)

Today I’ll be reviewing the Arno Dorian figure in his McFarlane-designed Master Assassin Outfit, from the Assassin’s Creed: Unity game developed by Ubisoft.

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Jyn Erso (Eadu)

May 24, 2017 | By | Reply More
Jyn Erso (Eadu)

Even before seeing the Rogue One: A Star Wars Story movie, I was quite excited about getting new toys associated with it, and one of the first I bought is this Sergeant Jyn Erso (Eadu) figure, from Hasbro’s basic 3.75-inch line.

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Lady Deadpool

May 17, 2017 | By | Reply More
Lady Deadpool

A couple years back, in comics, the ever-popular Deadpool got into interdimensional travel, where he found slightly different versions of himself; one such incarnation had a complete set of XX chromosomes.

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Armored Spider-Man

May 10, 2017 | By | Reply More
Armored Spider-Man

Apparently, Spider-Man has become one of those superheroes that genuinely can boast of a plethora of suits for every occasion.

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Spider-Man Noir

May 3, 2017 | By | Reply More
Spider-Man Noir

Back in 2009, Marvel Comics developed an alternative continuity for some of their titles, combining elements of film noir and pulp fiction into what they called the Marvel Noir Universe.

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The Punisher

March 8, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Punisher

The updated Punisher is built using the new male medium body we’ve gotten with characters like Blue Team Cyclops, Mysterio and Classic Captain America.

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Fifth Brother Inquisitor

February 15, 2017 | By | Reply More
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.

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Spartan CIO

February 8, 2017 | By | Reply More
Spartan CIO

The CIO (Counter Intelligence Operator) Mjölnir GEN2 armor was one of the variants we got to see in the multiplayer levels from Halo 4. According to the lore, the Spartan CIO armor was developed specifically to offer an increased performance in espionage and counter-intelligence missions, rather than combat.

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Kylo Ren (Jedi Force)

January 25, 2017 | By | Reply More
Kylo Ren (Jedi Force)

The Playskool aesthetics applied on this particular version of Kylo reminds me a lot of the cartoons drawn by Brian Kessinger, where we get to see different characters from Star Wars existing in the Calvin & Hobbes universe.

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Link (World of Nintendo)

January 18, 2017 | By | Reply More
Link (World of Nintendo)

Bandai makes this version of Link for their World of Nintendo toy line, which includes a host of characters from several Nintendo games.

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First Order Flametrooper (Jedi Force)

January 11, 2017 | By | Reply More
First Order Flametrooper (Jedi Force)

I really like the stylized format Hasbro uses for their Playskool action figures. In the case of the Jedi Force segment, they recently started offering single characters with action features built in them, like this First Order Flametrooper.

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Rey (Resistance Outfit)

January 4, 2017 | By | Reply More
Rey (Resistance Outfit)

Rey is seen wearing this outfit right at the end of Star Wars The Force Awakens, for about five minutes, and even though it does look more put together than the scavenger outfit se wears for most of the movie, it is fairly evident the girl likes beige.

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Kylo Ren

December 28, 2016 | By | Reply More
Kylo Ren

Within the very first wave of figures for the Rogue One movie, Hasbro gives us yet another version of everybody’s favorite space Nazgûl.

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Rey (Starkiller Base)

December 21, 2016 | By | Reply More
Rey (Starkiller Base)

One of the first figures I picked up back when toys for Star Wars: The Force Awakens began trickling into stores was Rey (Starkiller Base).

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Tasu Leech

December 14, 2016 | By | Reply More
Tasu Leech

The Kanjiklub gang is one of the crime syndicates that took advantage of the collapse of the Black Sun organization in the years following the Galactic Civil War and Tasu Leech was one of their leaders during the events of Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

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Kylo Ren (Unmasked)

December 7, 2016 | By | Reply More
Kylo Ren (Unmasked)

Even though Hasbro did provide at least a couple different versions of Kylo Ren in the early 3.75-inch action figure assortment, it was until the last wave allotted for Star Wars: The Force Awakens that Unmasked Kylo Ren was made available.

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Admiral Ackbar (Episode 7)

November 30, 2016 | By | Reply More
Admiral Ackbar (Episode 7)

Another old acquaintance that makes a return appearance in Star Wars: The Force Awakens is none other than Admiral Ackbar.

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Edward Kenway (Mayan Outfit)

November 16, 2016 | By | Reply More
Edward Kenway (Mayan Outfit)

One of my latest acquisitions comes from AC IV: Black Flag, and it is this version of Edward Kenway in his Mayan inspired outfit. Of course, this is an artistic interpretation, as Mayans really did not dress like this nor had a working knowledge of metal armor manufacturing.

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Whorm Loathsom

November 2, 2016 | By | Reply More
Whorm Loathsom

General Whorm Loathsome was one of the new characters featured in the Clone Wars feature film, back in 2008. Loathsome is a kerkoiden; an alien species developed for the computer-generated images used for both the movie and the TV series that followed.

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