Tag Archives: Transformers

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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Beast Wars – A Reckoning!

I will humbly admit I was wrong. For years I had dismissed “Beast Wars” as the province of fans too young or too misguided to know what the Transformers franchise was really all about. I had never seen a single … Continue reading

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It’s Been 25 Years Since Orson Welles Tried to Eat Cyberton.

This summer marks the 25th anniversary of the original “Transformers” movie, which is so hard for me to believe because I still vividly remember my dad taking Mauricio and I to see it at a Sunday matinee in my old … Continue reading

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Retro Star Wars > Prequel Damage

I’m just a man. My resolve is only so strong. I swore off Star Wars a couple years ago. The toys, that is, but I haven’t seen any of the movies in years either, but that’s just a coincidence. Or … Continue reading

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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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When Toy Hunting is Annoying

Toy hunting is something I usually enjoy. The weekly ritual of hitting Target, Walmart, and Toys R Us (wash, rinse, repeat) looking for the newest Transformers, Marvel, or DC figures is just a part of my weekly routine. There’s always … 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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