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The AFB Podcast Episode 93: Series Overviews of DC Dynamics Statue Series and Marvel Universe

The AFB Podcast Episode 93: Series Overviews of DC Dynamics Statue Series and Marvel Universe


Episode NINETY-THREE of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


Join Scott and Adam  for Episode Ninety-Three of the Action Figure Blues Podcast! The AFB Podcast is a weekly look at action figures, statues and other collectibles from the worlds of comic books and pop culture.

This week, our theme is Series Overviews. Scott looks back on the DC Direct DC Dynamics Statue Series, and Adam takes on the mammoth task of doing an overview of Hasbro’s epic Marvel Universe line. 

If you can’t use iTunes, you can download Episode Ninety-Three 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!

Happy listening!


December 5, 2013 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 90: Bowen Designs Warbird / Colossus Toy History

The AFB Podcast Episode 90: Bowen Designs Warbird / Colossus Toy History


Episode NINETY of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


Join Ben and Scott for Episode Ninety of the Action Figure Blues Podcast! The AFB Podcast is a weekly look at action figures, statues and other collectibles from the worlds of comic books and pop culture.

This week, Scott looks at the Bowen Designs Warbird Statue for our Toy of the Week, and then Ben and Scott conduct a new Toy History Feature – this time for the X-Men’s Colossus!

If you can’t use iTunes, you can download Episode Ninety 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!

Happy listening!


November 8, 2013 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 89: Marvel Legends Stocktake

The AFB Podcast Episode 89: Marvel Legends Stocktake


Episode EIGHTY-NINE of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


Join Ben and Justin for Episode Eighty-Nine of the Action Figure Blues Podcast! The AFB Podcast is a weekly look at action figures, statues and other collectibles from the worlds of comic books and pop culture.

Ben and Justin have the house to themselves this episode, and they go to town on Marvel Legends for both Rapid Fire Reviews and Discussion!

If you can’t use iTunes, you can download Episode Eighty-Nine 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!

Happy listening!


November 8, 2013 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 86: Rapid Fire Reviews / Sculptor Jean St Jean

The AFB Podcast Episode 86: Rapid Fire Reviews / Sculptor Jean St Jean


Episode EIGHTY-SIX of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


Join Ben, Scott and Eli for Episode Eighty-Six of the Action Figure Blues Podcast! The AFB Podcast is a weekly look at action figures, statues and other collectibles from the worlds of comic books and pop culture.

This episode after a new round of Rapid Fire Reviews, we talk to action figure and statue sculptor Jean St Jean about his career and works – it’s a great chat and we know you’ll enjoy it!

If you can’t use iTunes, you can download Episode Eighty-Six 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!

Happy listening!






October 10, 2013 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 85: The Lego Cuusoo Program

The AFB Podcast Episode 85: The Lego Cuusoo Program


Episode EIGHTY-FIVE of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


Join Scott, John and Adam for Episode Eighty-Five of the Action Figure Blues Podcast! The AFB Podcast is a weekly look at action figures, statues and other collectibles from the worlds of comic books and pop culture.

This episode after our regular features, we talk about the Lego Cuusoo Program, and chat to one creator, Tris Spencer, who has developed a fantastic E.T. Themed Set that is currently on the Cuusoo site. 

If you can’t use iTunes, you can download Episode Eighty-Five 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!

Happy listening!






October 3, 2013 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 84: Hot Toys Hulk / Toy Dilemmas

The AFB Podcast Episode 84: Hot Toys Hulk / Toy Dilemmas


Episode EIGHTY-FOUR of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


Join Eli, Scott, Adam and John for Episode Eighty-Four of the Action Figure Blues Podcast! The AFB Podcast is a weekly look at action figures, statues and other collectibles from the worlds of comic books and pop culture.

Scott checks out the Hot Toys Hulk, and despite all of the magic surrounding The Avengers on film, this isn’t completely smooth sailing. Then, John tests the morals and ethics of our hosts with some interesting “Toy Dilemmas” which make for a great listen!

If you can’t use iTunes, you can download Episode Eighty-Four 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!

Happy listening!






September 26, 2013 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 83: Superman Color n Recolor Mug / Frank Diorio of Diorama Workshop

The AFB Podcast Episode 83: Superman Color n Recolor Mug / Frank Diorio of Diorama Workshop


Episode EIGHTY-THREE of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


Join Ben, John and Jeremy for Episode Eighty-Three of the Action Figure Blues Podcast! The AFB Podcast is a weekly look at action figures, statues and other collectibles from the worlds of comic books and pop culture.

Returning friend of the show Jeremy shows off another item from his superhero drinkware collection – the Avalon Superman Color n’ Recolor Mug, and then the guys have a fantastic chat with Diorama Master Frank Diorio of Diorama Workshop. It’s a wonderful interview which you are sure to enjoy!

If you can’t use iTunes, you can download Episode Eighty-Three 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!

Happy listening!






September 19, 2013 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 81: Star Wars Black 6″ Series One Unboxed!

The AFB Podcast Episode 81: Star Wars Black 6″ Series One Unboxed!


Episode EIGHTY-ONE of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


Join John, Ben, Adam and Scott for Episode Eighty-One of the Action Figure Blues Podcast! The AFB Podcast is a weekly look at action figures, statues and other collectibles from the worlds of comic books and pop culture.

This week we look at the first four figures in the Hasbro Star Wars Black 6″ Series – and we have a ball discussing them! It remains to be seen if Ben and Scott can change the minds of John and Adam about collecting this line!

If you can’t use iTunes, you can download Episode Eighty-One 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!

Happy listening!






September 12, 2013 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 82: Interview with Sculptor Joe Menna

The AFB Podcast Episode 82: Interview with Sculptor Joe Menna


Episode EIGHTY-TWO of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


Join Scott, Justin and Ben for Episode Eighty-Two of the Action Figure Blues Podcast! The AFB Podcast is a weekly look at action figures, statues and other collectibles from the worlds of comic books and pop culture.

This week we have the great priviledge of speaking to sculptor Joe Menna about his career, his journey to becoming a digital sculptor and his work with companies like Gentle Giant, DC Collectibles and Bowen Designs. It was great to speak to Joe and we think you’ll enjoy listening! 

If you can’t use iTunes, you can download Episode Eighty-Two 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!

Happy listening!






September 12, 2013 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 79: Mega Marvel Toys of the Week!

The AFB Podcast Episode 79: Mega Marvel Toys of the Week!


Episode SEVENTY-NINE of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


Join Scott, Ben and Adam for Episode Seventy-NIne of the Action Figure Blues Podcast! The AFB Podcast is a weekly look at action figures, statues and other collectibles from the worlds of comic books and pop culture.

This week it’s a Mega-Marvel Show, as we each have a Toy of the Week to review! Adam takes on the S.H. Figuarts Iron Man Mk VI, Scott looks at the Bowen Designs Doc Samson Statue and Ben checks out the Marvel Legends Wrecker Figure. Which one will get the highest dolly rating?

If you can’t use iTunes, you can download Episode Seventy-Nine 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!

Happy listening!






August 29, 2013 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 78 is up now!

The AFB Podcast Episode 78 is up now!


Episode SEVENTY-EIGHT of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


Join Scott, Ben and John for Episode Seventy-Eight of the Action Figure Blues Podcast! The AFB Podcast is a weekly look at action figures, statues and other collectibles from the worlds of comic books and pop culture.

It’s a shorter show this week – all of our regular features only – as we put our interview with Toy Guru up separately – hope you enjoy!

If you can’t use iTunes, you can download Episode Seventy-Eight 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!

Happy listening!





August 22, 2013 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 76: Kotobukiya ArtFX Aquaman / Molding Outside the Lines

The AFB Podcast Episode 76: Kotobukiya ArtFX Aquaman / Molding Outside the Lines


Episode SEVENTY-SIX of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


Join Scott, Justin and John for Episode Seventy-Six of the Action Figure Blues Podcast! The AFB Podcast is a weekly look at action figures, statues and other collectibles from the worlds of comic books and pop culture.

This week Scott reviews the Kotobukiya New 52 ArtFX Aquaman Statue, and then we discuss “Molding Outside the Lines” and look at the sharing of action figure molds over the years. 

If you can’t use iTunes, you can download Episode Seventy-Six 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!

Please note there is no enhanced Podcast this week!

Have a listen, and please give us some feedback at podcast@actionfigureblues.com – we might even read out your feedback on the next show!

Happy listening!





August 8, 2013 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 74: SDCC 2013 / Deep Fried Figures Mechawhale

The AFB Podcast Episode 74: SDCC 2013 / Deep Fried Figures Mechawhale


Episode SEVENTY-FOUR of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


Join Scott, Eli, Ben and Tom for Episode Seventy-Four of the Action Figure Blues Podcast! The AFB Podcast is a weekly look at action figures, statues and other collectibles from the worlds of comic books and pop culture.

This week we look at the highlights and lowlights of the news from SDCC 2013, and then special guest  Tom from Freak Studios had our Toy of the Week, and he chooses the Deep Fried Figures Mechawhale, based on the creations by Hauke Scheer!

If you can’t use iTunes, you can download Episode Seventy-Four 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!

Happy listening!





July 29, 2013 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 73: Hasbro Star Wars AT-AT / The Decline of the Movie Tie-In Action Figure

The AFB Podcast Episode 73: Hasbro Star Wars AT-AT / The Decline of the Movie Tie-In Action Figure


Episode SEVENTY-THREE of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


Join John, Justin and Ben for Episode Seventy-Three of the Action Figure Blues Podcast! The AFB Podcast is a weekly look at action figures, statues and other collectibles from the worlds of comic books and pop culture.

This week our Toy of the Week is the Hasbro Mega Star Wars AT-AT, and our discussion topic is The Decline of the Movie Tie-In Action Figure Line. 

If you can’t use iTunes, you can download Episode Seventy-Three 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!

Happy listening!



July 18, 2013 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 71: Funko Designer Reis O’Brien!

The AFB Podcast Episode 71: Funko Designer Reis O’Brien!

Episode SEVENTY-ONE of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


Join Eli, Scott, Adam and John for Episode Seventy-One of the Action Figure Blues Podcast! The AFB Podcast is a weekly look at action figures, statues and other collectibles from the worlds of comic books and pop culture.

This week our guest is Funko Designer Reis O’Brien! Reis is the creator of the fantastic Walking Dead Blind Box Figures, and also of his own line, the Obvious Cause of Death Ghosts! Reis is fantastic guy and you’re going to love our chat!

If you can’t use iTunes, you can download Episode Seventy-One 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!

Happy listening!


July 4, 2013 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 70: Bowen Captain Marvel / The AFB Challenge!

The AFB Podcast Episode 70: Bowen Captain Marvel / The AFB Challenge!

Episode SEVENTY of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


Join Scott, Ben and John for Episode Seventy of the Action Figure Blues Podcast! The AFB Podcast is a weekly look at action figures, statues and other collectibles from the worlds of comic books and pop culture.

This week our Toy of the Week is the Bowen Designs Action Captain Marvel Statue – sculpted by Joseph Menna – and then we play another round of that great Toy Trivia Game – The AFB Challenge!

If you can’t use iTunes, you can download Episode Seventy 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!

Happy listening!



June 27, 2013 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 68: Bandai Monster Arts King Kong / Greatest Toy Line Ever Series: The Muppets

The AFB Podcast Episode 68: Bandai Monster Arts King Kong / Greatest Toy Line Ever Series: The Muppets

Episode SIXTY EIGHT of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


Join John, Ben and Eli for Episode Sixty Eight of the Action Figure Blues Podcast! The AFB Podcast is a weekly look at action figures, statues and other collectibles from the worlds of comic books and pop culture.

This week our Toy of the Week is the Bandai Monster Arts King Kong Action Figure, and our discussion topic is the next in our Greatest Toy Line Ever Series: The Muppets!  For this segment we’re joined by Mike from The Traumatic Cinematic Show!

Please note: Due to time constraints there is no enhanced podcast this week. 

If you can’t use iTunes, you can download Episode Sixty-Eight 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!

Happy listening!





June 20, 2013 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 69: Turbo Charged Toys of the Week!

The AFB Podcast Episode 69: Turbo Charged Toys of the Week!

Episode SIXTY NINE of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


Join Ben, Adam, Scott and Justin for Episode Sixty Nine of the Action Figure Blues Podcast! The AFB Podcast is a weekly look at action figures, statues and other collectibles from the worlds of comic books and pop culture.

This week our Toy of the Week is Turbo Charged – we each take on a favourite – see the pic below for some clues!

If you can’t use iTunes, you can download Episode Sixty-Nine 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!

Happy listening!



June 20, 2013 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 67: Vertigo Cover Girls Death Statue / Listener Feedback

The AFB Podcast Episode 67: Vertigo Cover Girls Death Statue / Listener Feedback

Episode SIXTY SEVEN of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


Join Eli, Scott and John for Episode Sixty Six of the Action Figure Blues Podcast! The AFB Podcast is a weekly look at action figures, statues and other collectibles from the worlds of comic books and pop culture.

This week our Toy of the Week is the DC Collectibles Vertigo Cover Girls Death Statue, and our discussion topic is  Listener Questions! We had a great time answering them!


It’s worth noting that this episode contains a bit more ripe language than normal. If you usually listen to the show on speakers at work, it might be wise to use headphones this time! 🙂

If you can’t use iTunes, you can download Episode Sixty-Seven 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!

Happy listening!



June 9, 2013 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 66: Regular Show Toys / Blind Box and Bag Goodness

The AFB Podcast Episode 66: Regular Show Toys / Blind Box and Bag Goodness

Episode SIXTY SIX of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


Join Scott, Ben, Justin and John for Episode Sixty Six of the Action Figure Blues Podcast! The AFB Podcast is a weekly look at action figures, statues and other collectibles from the worlds of comic books and pop culture.

This week our Toy of the Week is the Jazwares Regular Show Mordecai and Digby Action Figures, and our discussion topic is  “Blind Box and Bag Toy Goodness”.

If you can’t use iTunes, you can download Episode Sixty-Six 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!

Happy listening!




June 2, 2013 | By More