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Tycho Celchu (A-Wing Pilot)

September 28, 2016 | By | Reply More
Tycho Celchu (A-Wing Pilot)

Not too long ago, I managed to track down a few figures I was missing from Hasbro’s Star Wars 30th Anniversary Collection, and today I’ll tell you about one of them, Rebellion pilot Tycho Celchu.

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Name That…Abstract Art

September 27, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Abstract Art

Nope. I’ve never “got” abstract art.

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First Order Snowtrooper

September 21, 2016 | By | Reply More
First Order Snowtrooper

One aspect I really enjoyed from Episode VII was the variety of environments visited by the heroes, from the arid wastes of Jakku to the alpine ranges of Starkiller Base. And of course, they encountered a suitable array of enemies on each one.

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Name That…Pliers

September 20, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Pliers

No matter how much time I try to spend organizing tools, I can never find the right one when I need it.

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Name That…Pointy Shoes

September 15, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Pointy Shoes

I’ve never seen the practicality of pointy shoes.

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The Card That Almost Ruined Star Wars For Me

September 14, 2016 | By | Reply More
The Card That Almost Ruined Star Wars For Me

Warning: Spoilers Ahead for “The Empire Strikes Back” If only we had spoiler warnings like that when I was a kid. Sure there was a what everybody considered a bigger spoiler for Episode 5 of Star Wars, but Han’s state at the end of the movie is what got me. I was really into Star […]

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Nien Nunb (Episode VII)

September 12, 2016 | By | Reply More
Nien Nunb (Episode VII)

Following my affinity for Star Wars aliens and droids, I was particularly happy to see Nien Nunb return to the screen in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Of course, he was still used in a minor role but it was good to see him still on duty and even better to know Hasbro would make a new action figure of him.

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Hassk Thug

September 8, 2016 | By | Reply More
Hassk Thug

In many ways, the seventh movie in the Star Wars saga felt somewhat like a rethread of themes we knew from the previous two trilogies. Among other things, we got to see desert planets, immense weapons of mass destruction and last but not least, a place where the most disparate creatures hung out together while relaxing and having a drink.

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Not Lego Claw

September 6, 2016 | By | Reply More
Not Lego Claw

If you asked mej, I would tell you this was Lego. It’s not. I’m glad I know what it is.

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Lil Bombshells Hawkgirl

September 1, 2016 | By | Reply More
Lil Bombshells Hawkgirl

So, I was maybe a little luke warm on Harley Quinn in this line. I had a slow week toy hunting, and bought a second blind can. I got Hawkgirl. Now, I really like the Hawkgirl Bombshell statue. She’s exudes a lot of fun. To start with the scale and style match Harley. You can […]

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Iron Spider vs Electro

August 30, 2016 | By | Reply More
Iron Spider vs Electro

I was shopping for groceries the other day when a bright flash of color caught my eye behind the counter. It was the Iron Spider vs Electro 2-pack from the Playskool Marvel superheroes line by Hasbro.

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UGV Drone (Call of Duty)

August 23, 2016 | By | Reply More
UGV Drone (Call of Duty)

UGV stands for Unmanned Ground Vehicle and the thing that sets this model apart from the previous drone set, is that this time around the drone seems better suited to urban warfare scenarios.

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Selina Kyle Gotham Pop! Vinyl

August 18, 2016 | By | Reply More
Selina Kyle Gotham Pop! Vinyl

I know Fox’s Gotham isn’t for all the Batman fans out there. I was skeptical at first, but the show won me over. This is Jim Gordon’s story for the most part. Once you kind of put yourself in an “Elseworlds” frame of mind, you can accept it. It helps that Mrs. Nerd has enjoyed it as […]

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The Ghost (Comparative Review)

August 16, 2016 | By | Reply More
The Ghost (Comparative Review)

Among the many items offered in the weeks prior to the Episode VII premiere, some of the more ubiquitous items had to be the small diecast ships and vehicles.

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Lil’ Bombshells Harley Quinn

August 11, 2016 | By | Reply More
Lil’ Bombshells Harley Quinn

You may have heard me review on Harley on Episode 232 of the Action Figure Blues podcast. Obviously, this will be similar, but with pictures. The Lil’ Bombshells are a vinyl mini figure take on very popular Bombshell property. I’ve came very close to getting some of the statues, but I’m not really a statue guy. […]

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Han Solo (Episode 7)

August 9, 2016 | By | Reply More
Han Solo (Episode 7)

Today we will take a look at the basic Han Solo action figure made by Hasbro from Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

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Goss Toowers

August 2, 2016 | By | Reply More
Goss Toowers

One thing you can always count on in a Star Wars movie is that you’ll see a lot of aliens doing pretty mundane tasks, adding to the plausibility of the fictional universe, as it were.

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Greedo (Star Wars Mashers)

July 25, 2016 | By | Reply More
Greedo (Star Wars Mashers)

Hasbro started production of Star Wars Mashers action figures shortly after the Marvel ones came out and even though the Deadpool Masher figure helped me to overcome my initial revulsion towards this whole concept, I was not too keen on buying any more until they came up with the subject of today’s review, the Greedo Masher action figure.

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Finn (Jakku)

July 19, 2016 | By | Reply More
Finn (Jakku)

Ever wondered what would a First Order Stormtrooper wear underneath all the armor? Well, apparently they go about with black cargo pants and long-sleeve T-shirts, as attested by this Finn (Jakku) action figure.

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AT-AT Microfighter (LEGO)

July 13, 2016 | By | Reply More
AT-AT Microfighter (LEGO)

The AT-AT (All Terrain Armored Transport) is one of the more memorable vehicles from the Star Wars movies and even though I never got one as a kid, toy companies have been producing different versions suitable for any kind of space requirements one would have.

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