Monthly Archives: November 2012

Blog #267: Toy Review: Transformers Masterpiece Optimus Prime (USA Version)

Transformers Masterpiece Optimus Prime (USA Version) This is going to be a fairly short review focusing on the differences between the USA and Japanese version of this toy (MP-10 in Japan).  You can read my full review of MP-10 here. … Continue reading

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Blog #266: Toy Review: Japanese Transformers Masterpiece Sideswipe

Japanese Transformers Masterpiece Sideswipe   The Good:  While he doesn’t transform exactly like the original, Sideswipe is a perfect cross between the G1 animation and the G1 toy.  Just look at the pictures.  Obviously the G1 guns couldn’t be mounted … Continue reading

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Blog #265: Toy Review: Japanese Transformers Prime Deluxe Wheeljack with Arms Micron Ooje

Japanese Transformers Prime Deluxe Wheeljack with Arms Micron Ooje Box:  The boxes for the deluxe toys have no windows.  I assume this is due to the lack of paint apps.  They look kind of awful without the stickers, so leaving … Continue reading

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Blog #264: Toy Review: Japanese Transformers Prime Voyager Dreadwing with Arms Micron Jiku

Japanese Transformers Prime Dreadwing with Arms Micron Jiku Box:  The boxes for the Voyager toys are the same shape as the US versions.  All the text and pictures are changed.  Dreadwing has more paint apps than any of the deluxe … Continue reading

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Blog #263: Politics: My Thoughts on the 2012 Presidential Election (Harry Potter Style)

Politics really aren’t my thing, but I had to say this.  It took until last night to be official, but Mitt Romney really lost the election in 2008 when he wrote an article entitled, “Let Detroit Go Bankrupt.”  There is … Continue reading

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Blog #262: Toy Review: Transformers Prime First Edition Deluxe Terrorcon Cliffjumper

Transformers Prime First Edition Deluxe Terrorcon Cliffjumper Toys R Us Exclusive Transformers Prime First Edition Deluxe Terrorcon Cliffjumper is a repaint of the SDCC 2012 Rust in Peace Cliffjumper.  You can read my review of the SDCC version here.  I’m … Continue reading

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Blog #261: Toy Review: Japanese Transformers Prime Thundercracker with Arms Micron Silver Metal Balo

Japanese Transformers Prime Thundercracker with Arms Micron Silver Metal Balo Box:  The boxes for the deluxe toys have no windows.  I assume this is due to the lack of paint apps (see below).  They look kind of awful without the … Continue reading

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