Category Archives: Action figures

The Wibbly Wobbly Doctor

Doctor Who certainly has come a long way. The original TV show, which aired on PBS when I was a kid, was required viewing when I was home sick from school. I had no idea what was going on in … Continue reading

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Rendered in Plastic

Well holy crap. I haven’t had much time to spend with the ol’ blog here because I got married recently and all the preparations leading up to the wedding seemed to occupy nearly 100% of my free time. When I … Continue reading

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To Japan, a “Blesser”

This is the kind of thing I wish we’d see more of. Shortly after the tsunami hit Japan, Fansproject managed to raise over $10,000 in donations to the Red Cross in the course of a single weekend. Well, to be … Continue reading

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Reveal the Shield Windcharger

My guest review of The Transformers Reveal the Shield Windcharger is up on Actionfigurepics.com! Check it out!

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Iron Man Legends Titanium Man

My review of the Iron Man Legends Titanium Man can be found over on ActionFigurePics.com!

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The Universal Dominator

I’ve wanted a Unicron toy ever since the mighty Orson Welles first voiced the character in the original “Transformers” movie way back in 1986. Back then, during the height of my Transformers mania, there was no Unicron toy, so I … Continue reading

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Pile of Loot!

In theory, it’s fun getting a bunch of new stuff all at once. The pace with which new stuff makes it to the shelves or to the online retailers is usually too slow for me to be able to exercise … Continue reading

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Toys I Can’t Believe We Got: Transformers Generations Straxus (Darkmount)

Straxus, or “Lord Straxus,” was a character who briefly appeared in the original Marvel Transformers comic in the early 80s, but not really anywhere else for a very long time. He was a despotic Decepticon ruler, similar in temperament and … Continue reading

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Transformers Third Party Awesomeness

This is an article I contributed to recently for the Fwoosh. Disthunder and I are big Transformers fans and these third party companies have been knocking our socks off lately.

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Toys I Can’t Believe We Got: Marvel Legends Longshot

It’s the mullet. Nobody can get past the mullet. When Longshot made his debut in the Marvel Universe way back in 1985 in the pages of Longshot #1, Art Adams equipped him with throwing knives, a glowing eye (that let … Continue reading

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