Monthly Archives: January 2017

Blog #1198: Toy Review: Transformers: Robots in Disguise (2015) Mini-Cons Wave 4 (Glacius, Scorch Strike Jetstorm, Ransack)

Transformers: Robots in Disguise (2015) Mini-Cons Wave 4 (Glacius, Scorch Strike Jetstorm, Ransack) The last wave of single packed Mini-Cons I reviewed was way back in April of last year.  I’ve been waiting all that time for Wave 4 to … Continue reading

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Blog #1197: Toy Review: Transformers: Robots in Disguise (2015) Crash Combiners Wave 1 (Bumblebee and Sideswipe, Optimus Prime and Strongarm)

Transformers: Robots in Disguise (2015) Crash Combiners Wave 1 (Bumblebee and Sideswipe, Optimus Prime and Strongarm) The idea with crash combiners is that you crash the vehicles into each other causing them to transform.  It isn’t perfect.  Each toy has … Continue reading

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Blog #1196: Toy Review: Transformers: Robots in Disguise (2015) Activator Combiners Wave 1 (Bumblebee with Stuntwing, Strongarm with Trickout)

Transformers: Robots in Disguise (2015) Activator Combiners Wave 1 (Bumblebee with Stuntwing, Strongarm with Trickout) Calling these guys combiners is a bit of a stretch.  They are more like a cross between G1 Powermasters and Targetmasters,  There partner activates their … Continue reading

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Blog #1195: Toy Review: Transformers Rescue Bots Rescue Teams (Arctic Rescue Boulder & Bumblebee Rock Rescue Team)

Transformers Rescue Bots Rescue Teams (Arctic Rescue Boulder & Bumblebee Rock Rescue Team) Arctic Rescue Boulder This sets includes a figure, which the instructions refer to a Graham, which makes sense as he is Boulder’s partner.  There is a snowmobile … Continue reading

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Blog #1194: Toy Review: Transformers Rescue Bots Megabots Copter Crane Blades

Transformers Rescue Bots Megabots Copter Crane Blades Blades Blades looks okay in robot mode.  A lot of the bigger Rescue Bots toys are way too simple to be very be really good, but he at least has a nice head … Continue reading

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Blog #1193: Toy Review: Transformers Masterpiece Die-Cast Soundwave Cassette Player

Transformers Masterpiece Die-Cast Soundwave Cassette Player With the Hasbro Asia’s reissue of Masterpiece Soundwave, they included a die-cast Soundwave cassette player.  It’s pretty cool, even if it is only a block of die-cast metal.  I kind of wish they had … Continue reading

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Blog #1192: Toy Review: Transformers: Generations: Titans Return Legends Wave 3 (Bumblebee, Gnaw, Kickback)

Transformers: Generations: Titans Return Legends Wave 3 (Bumblebee, Gnaw, Kickback) There are a few things I need to say about the Titans Return line. First off, the trading cards.  Hasbro made a big deal that they were doing real trading … Continue reading

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Blog #1191: Toy Review: Transformers: Generations: Alt-Modes Series 2 & 3 (Sunstorm, Acid Storm, Bumblebee, Cliffjumper, Smokescreen, Sideswipe, Hound, Bluestreak, Silver Optimus Prime)

Transformers: Generations: Alt-Modes Series 2 & 3 (Sunstorm, Acid Storm, Bumblebee, Cliffjumper, Smokescreen, Sideswipe, Hound, Bluestreak, Silver Optimus Prime) The original series of these (reviewed here) was not given a series number.  The second and third series say series one … Continue reading

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Blog #1190: Toy Review: Transformers: Legends Leader Class Ginrai

Transformers: Legends Leader Class Ginrai Read my Review of the Titans Return Leader Class Optimus Prime. I’m still not quite sure what Hasbro was going for with the Optimus Prime head sculpt.  Honestly, next to the new one it’s kind … Continue reading

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Blog #1189: Toy Review: Transformers: Legends Deluxe Brainstorm & Cana

Transformers: Legends Deluxe Brainstorm & Cana Legends Deluxe Brainstorm is repainted from Transformers: Generations Deluxe Brainstorm.  Cana is repainted and remolded from Teslor.  His head sculpt is based on the Japanese Headmasters cartoon.  Read my review of the USA Walgreen … Continue reading

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