Tag: AFB Podcast

The AFB Podcast Episode 154: Bombshells Zatanna / Batgirl Toy History

The AFB Podcast Episode 154: Bombshells Zatanna / Batgirl Toy History


Episode 154 of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


This week, join Scott, John and Ben for all of the latest news and reviews!

This week, our Toy of the Week is the DC Collectibles Zatanna Bombshell Statue and we take on a new Toy History – of DC’s Batgirl!


If you don’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 154 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!


News Covered in this Episode




Batgirl Toy History:

Action Figures
Busts
PVC
Statues
Other



February 8, 2015 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 153: Magic the Gathering Liliana Vess / Koto ArtFX Boba Fett / DC Collectibles Deathstroke Bust

The AFB Podcast Episode 153: Magic the Gathering Liliana Vess / Koto ArtFX Boba Fett / DC Collectibles Deathstroke Bust


Episode 153 of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


This week, join Justin, Scott and Ben, for all of the latest news and reviews!

This week we check out three new Toys of the Week:


  • Funko Magic the Gathering Liliana Vess
  • Kotobukiya ArtFX Star Wars Boba Fett
  • DC Collectibles Deathstroke Bust

If you don’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 153 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!

February 1, 2015 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 152: Koto ArtFX Green Arrow, Disney Infinity Rocket and Groot, GI Joe Data Viper

The AFB Podcast Episode 152: Koto ArtFX Green Arrow, Disney Infinity Rocket and Groot, GI Joe Data Viper


Episode 152 of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


This week, join Ben, John and Scott for all of the latest news and reviews!

This week we check out three new Toys of the Week:


  • Kotobukiya ArtFX Green Arrow
  • Disney Infinity 2.0 Groot & Rocket
  • G.I. Joe Retaliation Data Viper


If you don’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 152 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!

January 25, 2015 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 151: Monster Arts Big Chap / Figuarts Sailor Venus / DCC Scribblenauts Series 4

The AFB Podcast Episode 151: Monster Arts Big Chap / Figuarts Sailor Venus / DCC Scribblenauts Series 4


Episode 151 of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


This week, join Adam, Ben and Scott for all of the latest news and reviews!

This week we check out three new Toys of the Week:


  • SH Monster Arts Alien Big Chap
  • SH Figuarts Sailor Venus
  • DC Collectibles Scribblenauts Series 4


If you don’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 151 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!

January 18, 2015 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 150: AFB Mega-Challenge / 2014 Toy Year in Review

The AFB Podcast Episode 150: AFB Mega-Challenge / 2014 Toy Year in Review


Episode 150 of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


To celebrate our 150th show, we have two main segments:

  • The AFB Mega-Challenge – what has John cooked up for us this time?
  • The 2014 Toy Year in Review – what were the highlights and lowlights of the year in toy collecting?
We also have audio-shout outs from some of our listeners, plus we announce the winners of our 150th Episode Contest. 

If you don’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 150 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!



January 11, 2015 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 145: Club Etheria Light Hope / SH Figuarts Android 17 / Play Arts Kai DC Variant Supergirl

The AFB Podcast Episode 145: Club Etheria Light Hope / SH Figuarts Android 17 / Play Arts Kai DC Variant Supergirl


Episode 145 of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


This week, join John, Adam, Justin and Scott for all of the latest news and reviews!

This week we check out three new Toys of the Week:


  • Club Etheria Light Hope
  • SH Figuarts Android No 17
  • Play Arts Kai DC Variant Supergirl

We also have two of the most insane Red Cards ever covered on the show. Be warned…

If you don’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 145 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!

December 7, 2014 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 144: Cover Girls Mera / The AFB Holiday Gift Buying Guide

The AFB Podcast Episode 144: Cover Girls Mera / The AFB Holiday Gift Buying Guide


Episode 144 of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


This week, join Scott and John for all of the latest news and reviews!

This week we check out the DC Collectibles Cover Girls Mera Statue as our Toy of the Week, and then launch the first annual AFB Holiday Gift Buying Guide!

If you don’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 144 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!

November 29, 2014 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 143: Sideshow Thor Frog, Lego Parisian Restaurant, MOTUC Eldor

The AFB Podcast Episode 143: Sideshow Thor Frog, Lego Parisian Restaurant, MOTUC Eldor


Episode 143 of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


This week, join Ben, Adam, and Justin for all of the latest news and reviews!

This week we have three Toys of the Week:


  • The Thor Frog Statue from Sideshow Collectibles
  • The MOTUC Eldor Figure
  • The Parisian Restaurant Set from Lego
If you don’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 143 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!

November 23, 2014 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 142: Star Wars Black Wave 5, Jabba the Hut and Biker Scout

The AFB Podcast Episode 142: Star Wars Black Wave 5, Jabba the Hut and Biker Scout


Episode 142 of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


This week, join Ben, John, and Scott for all of the latest news and reviews!

This week it’s all about Star Wars Black as we check out the Jabba the Hut and Biker Scout, and Star Wars Black Wave 5. 

If you don’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 142 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!

November 16, 2014 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 141: Ikon Collectibles Phantom Statue / Toy Dilemmas Round Two

The AFB Podcast Episode 141: Ikon Collectibles Phantom Statue / Toy Dilemmas Round Two


Episode 141 of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


This week, join Scott, John, Justin and Ben for all of the latest news and reviews!

This week: 


  • we check out Justin’s first statue purchase – the Ikon Collectibles 12″ Phantom Statue
  • we discuss another confounding round of John’s Toy Dilemmas

If you don’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 141 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!

November 9, 2014 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 139: Funko Magic the Gathering Chandra / Shocker Toys The Maxx / DC Collectibles Earth Two Hawkgirl

The AFB Podcast Episode 139: Funko Magic the Gathering Chandra / Shocker Toys The Maxx / DC Collectibles Earth Two Hawkgirl


Episode 139 of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


This week, join Ben, John, Adam and Scott for all of the latest news and reviews!

This week, we check out three Toys of the Week:


  • Funko Magic the Gathering Chandra
  • Shocker Toys The Maxx
  • DC Collectibles Earth Two Hawkgirl


If you don’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 139 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!

October 25, 2014 | By More
The AFB Podcast Episode 138: NYCC Armchair Commentary / Sideshow Batman 1:6 Scale Figure

The AFB Podcast Episode 138: NYCC Armchair Commentary / Sideshow Batman 1:6 Scale Figure


Episode 138 of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


This week, join Ben, Justin, Adam and Scott for all of the latest news and reviews!

This week, we check out the amazing Batman 1:6 Scale Figure from Sideshow Collectibles, and then we armchair review all the toy news from this year’s New York Comic Con!


NOTE: there is no enhanced podcast for the NYCC sections due to the volume of items covered – see below for a running sheet of links!

If you don’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 138 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!


NYCC News Section #1

  • 3A Dr Doom 1/6th and more
  • NYCC News Section #2



    1. TriForce – DC Comics prop replic


      October 16, 2014 | By More
      The AFB Podcast Episode 135: Rapid Fire Reviews / Sideshow Superman Premium Format

      The AFB Podcast Episode 135: Rapid Fire Reviews / Sideshow Superman Premium Format


      Episode 135 of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


      This week, join John, Ben, Adam and Scott for all of the latest news and reviews!

      In addition to all of our regular features, we review: 

      • Disney Infinity 2.0 Captain America Figure
      • S.H. Figuarts Son Goku Figure
      • Play Arts Kai DC Variant Batgirl
      • Sideshow Collectibles Superman Premium Format Statue!

      If you don’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 135 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 27, 2014 | By More
      The AFB Podcast Episode 130: Hasbro’s Marvel SDCC Exclusives Reviewed!

      The AFB Podcast Episode 130: Hasbro’s Marvel SDCC Exclusives Reviewed!


      Episode 130 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, John and Scott for the latest news and all of our regular features.

      This week, we review Hasbro’s Marvel Exclusives from this year’s San Diego Comic Con – the Marvel Universe Infinity Gaunlet and the Marvel Legends Thanos Imperative Sets!

      If you don’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 130 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 24, 2014 | By More
      The AFB Podcast Episode 129: MOTUC Extendar, Golden Age Figurines Black Terror, Blip Toys DC Heroes

      The AFB Podcast Episode 129: MOTUC Extendar, Golden Age Figurines Black Terror, Blip Toys DC Heroes


      Episode 129 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 Eli for the latest news and all of our regular features.

      This week, we have three Toys of the Week – the Extendar figure from Masters of the Universe Classics, the Golden Age Figurines Black Terror Figurine, and the DC Super Heroes Blind Bag Toys from Blip Toys. 

      If you don’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 129 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 17, 2014 | By More
      The AFB Podcast Episode 127: SDCC 2014 News and Reveals Mega Big Show

      The AFB Podcast Episode 127: SDCC 2014 News and Reveals Mega Big Show


      Episode 127 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, Justin and Adam for a mega news show this week!

      The 2014 San Diego Comic Con has come and gone, and in its wake there is a mountain of news for the guys to work through – so much in fact that we couldn’t cover all of it!


      NOTE: In place of our normal enhanced podcast, we’ve put together a list of links to all of the items we’re discussion which is below – if you like following along with your eyes as well as your ears, this is the way to do it for this mega-show!

      If you don’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 127 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!

      News Section One Links:

      1. ThreeZero – TMNT
      2. Hot Toys Back to the Future: Marty McFly

      News Section Two Links:

      1. Sideshow – Flash and GL 12” action figures


      August 3, 2014 | By More
      The AFB Podcast Episode 126: Amazing Heroes Kickstarter / Transformers

      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 downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


      Join John and Scott for two great discussions with special guests this week!

      First off, Scott chats with Bill Murphy from Fresh Monkey Fiction about the exciting Amazing Heroes Kickstarter which is now live and gathering support. 


      Then, John chats with our friend and listener Andy Bentley and Slick McFavorite from the Open Your Toys Podcast about the Transformers Toy Line, as we put it to the test in our ongoing Greatest Toyline Ever Series!

      If you don’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 126 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 27, 2014 | By More
      The AFB Podcast Episode 125: Funko Domo Batman, Bowen Frankenstein, Earth Two Wonder Woman, Sideshow Catwoman

      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 downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


      Join Eli, Tom, Ben and Scott for this week’s toy news and reviews as we turn 125 Episodes Old! Be prepared – it’s  BIG show!

      This week we check out four great items – there’s something for everyone!


      Funko Domo Batman


      Bowen Designs Frankenstein Statue

      DC Collectibles Earth Two Wonder Woman

      Sideshow Collectibles Catwoman 1/6 Scale Figure

      If you don’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 125 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 20, 2014 | By More
      The AFB Podcast Episode 124: Funko Legacy Game of Thrones Jon Snow, Kotobukiya ArtFX Hulk

      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 downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


      Join Ben, Justin and Scott for this week’s toy news and reviews!

      This week we check out three great items – there’s something for everyone!


      Funko Legacy Game of Thrones Jon Snow 6″ Figure


      Spider-Man Classics Venom Scorpion Sting

      Kotobukiya Hulk ArtFX 10″ Statue

      If you don’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 124 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 17, 2014 | By More
      The AFB Podcast Episode 106: Toy of the Week Trifecta!

      The AFB Podcast Episode 106: Toy of the Week Trifecta!


      Episode 106 of the AFB Podcast is live at iTunes and is now available for direct downloadDownload and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes now! 


      This week we have not one but three Toys of the Week! Justin checks out the Masters of the Universe Classics Modulok, Scott reviews the Bowen Designs Thor Strikedown Statue and Ben is in awe of the Sideshow Collectibles Indiana Jones Pursuit of the Ark Statue. 

      If you can’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 106 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 14, 2014 | By More