Monthly Archives: July 2014

Blog #689: Toy News: Botcon’s Deplorable Quality Control Continues, But Are They Doing It On Purpose?

Toy News: Botcon’s Deplorable Quality Control Continues, But Are They Doing It On Purpose? Just as an FYI, I’m going to swear a lot in this post.  I’m angry, angrier than I have ever been at Fun Publications, and that’s … Continue reading

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Blog #688: Toy Reviews: Transformers Rescue Bots Dinobot Heatwave (Non-Transforming)

Toy Reviews: Transformers Rescue Bots Dinobot Heatwave (Non-Transforming) I am incredibly disappointed that this toy does not transform.  I like the little transforming Heatwave, but I was hoping for a big one.  I’m still not sure if we are getting … Continue reading

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Blog #687: Toy News: SDCC Transformers Toy Previews, Some Awesome, Some Awful

Toy News: SDCC Transformers Toy Previews, Some Awesome, Some Awful The news from SDCC is in.  Some of it is amazing, truly fantastic, but it just barely outweighs the garbage.  In short, if you’re looking for Generations next year you’ll … Continue reading

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Blog #686: Toy Review: Transformers Botcon Subscription Service Thrustinator

Transformers Botcon Subscription Service Thrustinator Original Mold: Transformers: Beast Wars II Deluxe Dirgegun (Who was heavily remolded from Transformers: Beast Wars Deluxe Waspinator.) Thrustinator AWESOME! I repeat, awesome.  This is one of the best toys Fun Pub has ever made.  … Continue reading

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Blog #685: Toy Review: Transformers: Age of Extinction Mega One Step Changer Bumblebee

All Transformers: Age of Extinction Toy Reviews Transformers: Age of Extinction Mega One Step Changer Bumblebee Much like Stomp & Chomp One Step Changer Grimlock, this Bumblebee is not meant for collectors.  It’s meant for kids, and if you look … Continue reading

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Blog #684: Toy Review: Transformers: Movie Advanced Deluxe Jolt

All Transformers: Age of Extinction Toy Reviews Transformers: Movie Advanced Deluxe Jolt Original Mold: Transformers: Dark of the Moon Deluxe Jolt Vehicle Mode: It’s nice to finally have Dark of the Moon Jolt in his correct color scheme.  It’s very … Continue reading

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Blog #683: Toy Review: Transformers: Movie Advanced Deluxe Dispensor

All Transformers: Age of Extinction Toy Reviews Transformers: Movie Advanced Deluxe Dispensor Original Mold: Transformers Deluxe Payload Vehicle Mode: Mood Whiplash?  I mean, I get it, they can’t use the real Mountain Dew logo, but couldn’t they have come up … Continue reading

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Blog #682: Toy Review: Transformers: Movie Advanced Deluxe Dino

All Transformers: Age of Extinction Toy Reviews Transformers: Movie Advanced Deluxe Dino Original Mold: Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen Deluxe Sideways Vehicle Mode: The USA was denied a number of toys from the end of the completely mishandled Dark of … Continue reading

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Blog #681: Toy Review: Transformers Kabaya Models Wave 8 Star Convoy, Darkwings (Buster, and Hydra)

Transformers Kabaya Models Wave 8 Star Convoy, Buster, and Hydra (Darkwing with Throttle and Dreadwind and Hi-Test) Rodimus Well, not much to Rodimus, but that’s not terribly unexpected. Star Convoy They did a really nice job on Star Convoy.  He … Continue reading

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Blog #680: Toy Reviews: Transformers Rescue Rescan Series Optimus Prime and Bumblebee (Dinobots)

Toy Reviews: Transformers Rescue Rescan Series Optimus Prime, and Bumblebee (Dinobots) I am a little worried that Rescue Bots is falling into the same pattern as other Transformers lines.  Wave one of the Rescan Series was Optimus Prime, Bumblebee, and … Continue reading

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