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The AFB Podcast Episode 162: Kotobukiya ArtFX Robin / Spock Toy History

The AFB Podcast Episode 162: Kotobukiya ArtFX Robin / Spock Toy History

Episode 162 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, Scott, Eddie and Adam for all of the latest news and reviews!

This week, our Toy of the Week is the ArtFX Robin Statue from Kotobukiya

Then for our discussion in a listener suggested segment, we pay tribute to the late Leonard Nimoy by giving Star Trek‘s Spock the Toy History Treatment. 

If you don’t use iTunes, you can download Episode 162 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! 

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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

  1. PlayArts Kai Variavt Storm Trooper and Boba Fett – submitted by filistyne on reddit
  2. Arrow & Flash Funko Pop submitted by cilbert on reddit
  3. Kotobukiya ArtFX Classic Green Lantern – submitted by timtamtommy2 on reddit
  4. Marvel Collector Corps International Shipping Announced – submitted by drewnowski on reddit

Spock Toy History Items



Pilot episode (The collar is different on the uniform)

New Film, 3.75” Old and Young
New  Film 6” Old and young
New Film 12” Old and Young
New Film 6” Cadet trainer grey (unreleased but produced – extremely rare )


DST/Art Asylum
Mirror Spock
Horta version Select

No man has gone before two pack (Yellow turtle neck )
Ultimate Spock ¼

Donetello as Spock Turtles Playmates


Statues / Busts

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Captain Kirk & Yeoman Rand Minimates

Captain Kirk & Yeoman Rand Minimates

This Minimate set is Captain Kirk and Yeoman Rand from “The Trouble with Tribbles.” Ironically, IMDB doesn’t list Grace Lee Whitney in Tribbles.

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Mego Arcturian (3 3/4″)

Mego Arcturian (3 3/4″)

I remember watching Star Trek (TOS) series in reruns a lot when I was younger. It was on on the weekends and I tried to never miss an episode. While Star Wars was a grand adventure, I remember I had a different view of the Star Trek universe back then. Even then, I related Star […]

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Captain Kirk Star Trek TOS Desktop Wallpaper

Captain Kirk Star Trek TOS Desktop Wallpaper

The “futuristic” space suits from Star Trek The Original Series were masterpieces of vintage Sci Fi. The tall blocky helmets remind me of something out of a Buck Rodgers serial. I’m sure at the time, they would have seemed trim and modern compared to what the Apollo crews were doning. They also did a pretty […]

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