Iron Man Mk.VII (Movie Series)

Iron Man Mk.VII (Movie Series)

September 8, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured, Iron Man, Marvel, Toy Reviews

  One thing you can’t help but notice is that a couple of the 6-inch scale figures in The Avengers Movie Series by Hasbro are actually molds that had been used for a previous movie line.   While... 

Marvel Vs DC Hero Bracket -Round 4 Voting Open!

Marvel Vs DC Hero Bracket -Round 4 Voting Open!

September 3, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured, Musings

It amazes me how much tougher this is getting. Round three saw one of the bigger Marvel Heroes eliminated by another Marvel Hero when Rouge squeaked by to take out Wolverine. Death of Wolverine is out... 

Captain America (Movie Series)

Captain America (Movie Series)

September 1, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured, Marvel, Toy Reviews

    One character I remember rather fondly from my Mego days is Captain America. When the Captain America: The First Avenger movie came out, I was rather excited for the opportunity to get an... 

Marvel Vs. DC Hero Bracket – Round 3 Voting Open!

Marvel Vs. DC Hero Bracket – Round 3 Voting Open!

August 28, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured, Musings

This just keeps getting harder. For starter, Batman continues to be a powerhouse. Aquaman received no votes against the Dark Knight and was sunk. Also, Thor pound Lobo. And Wonder Woman won all of the... 

Loki (Movie Series)

Loki (Movie Series)

August 25, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured, Marvel, Toy Reviews

  As part of the seasonal restocks last Christmas, local Walmart stores received a really considerable shipment of the 6-inch Movie Series Avengers figures by Hasbro. I must say that at the time,... 

Marvel Vs. DC On Screen Heroes Bracket – Round 2 Voting Open!

Marvel Vs. DC On Screen Heroes Bracket – Round 2 Voting Open!

August 20, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured, Musings

I really feel bad for Blade. Batman decimated him. Blade did not get a single vote. To everybody who has participated so far, thank you very much! First let me say go check out all the great stuff from... 

Radiation Rocket Leader (Avengers Assemble)

Radiation Rocket Leader (Avengers Assemble)

August 18, 2014 by  
Filed under Marvel, Toy Reviews

  One thing that actually surprised me about the Avengers Assemble action figure line that comes with the SHIELD Gear, is that they actually included a couple of Marvel villains in the first few... 

Thunder Axe Thor (Avengers Assemble)

Thunder Axe Thor (Avengers Assemble)

August 11, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured, Marvel, Toy Reviews

  Marvel’s Thor is one of the characters released by Hasbro as part of their toy line associated to the Avengers Assemble TV show.   The figure I got was released in the SHIELD Gear assortment,... 

Iron Man (Zero Gravity Armor)

Iron Man (Zero Gravity Armor)

July 7, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured, Iron Man, Marvel, Toy Reviews

  Today’s review is of a subject near and dear to my heart, IRON TRON!   Well, not really, no. It is actually the latest Iron Man iteration from Marvel Universe Series 5, the Zero Gravity... 

Abomination

Abomination

June 30, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured, Marvel, Toy Reviews

  I have to say that I had no knowledge of Abomination prior to the second Hulk movie, from a couple of years ago. I am aware that there were action figures based on the movie designs at the time, but... 

She-Hulk

She-Hulk

June 16, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured, Marvel, Toy Reviews

  She-Hulk was one of the figures I was most curious about when Hasbro announced her inclusion in Marvel Universe Series 4. Of course, distribution being what it is, she was part of the wave of... 

Inferno Armor Iron Man

Inferno Armor Iron Man

June 2, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured, Iron Man, Marvel, Toy Reviews

  I have always been fascinated by translucent figures. I remember I had a couple of Big Jim action figures that had either clear body parts or were made entirely from transparent plastic. Even... 

Dark Threat Hydra Soldier

Dark Threat Hydra Soldier

April 21, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured, Marvel, Toy Reviews

  Also known as the Deluxe Set Hydra Soldier, this figure was part of the toy line made by Hasbro for the movie Captain America: The First Avenger.   Around this point in time, Hasbro started... 

Ghost Rider (Redux)

Ghost Rider (Redux)

April 7, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured, Marvel, Toy Reviews

  I have never read a Ghost Rider comic. My exposure to the character is mostly limited to the 200X movies and the rare cameo on the few Marvel Comics titles I read sporadically. That is why the... 

Silver Surfer

Silver Surfer

March 24, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured, Marvel, Toy Reviews

  Well, boredom is a pretty nasty beast, especially when it stems from not finding the toys you want at stores. I found myself caught in it’s maw recently, and I ended up walking away from the store... 

Hogun

Hogun

March 17, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured, Marvel, Toy Reviews

  For some strange reason, I keep stumbling upon the odd figure from already cancelled lines at flea markets and discount stores. My latest acquisition this time was Hogun The Grim, one of the Warriors... 

Exosphere Armor Iron Man

Exosphere Armor Iron Man

March 10, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured, Iron Man, Marvel, Toy Reviews

  This figure was released a couple of years ago in the tail end of the Iron Man 2 action figure line by Hasbro. The Avengers movie was to be released in just a few months after these figures hit... 

Heimdall

Heimdall

February 17, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured, Marvel, Toy Reviews

  Despite having a fairly prominent role in the movie Thor: The Dark World, Heimdall is simply nowhere to be seen in the current action figure line by Hasbro. Still, I found the previously released... 

Inferno Cannon Black Widow (Avengers Assemble)

Inferno Cannon Black Widow (Avengers Assemble)

January 20, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured, Marvel, Toy Reviews

  I was not expecting Hasbro to release another Black Widow figure so soon after the one that came out in the Avengers movie line but since there is the new Avengers Assemble animated show I guess... 

Cloak

Cloak

January 13, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured, Marvel, Toy Reviews

  I barely remember reading a Cloak & Dagger story that came printed in back half of a Spiderman comic book.   I do recall that I did not care much for it either, as the plot was extremely... 

Next Page »