Tag Archives: Botcon

Blog #1293: Opinion: The State of the Transformers Fandom…Such As It Is

Opinion: The State of the Transformers Fandom…Such As It Is So, a few days back, Hasbro posted a video on the official Transformers Facebook account. They talked about Hascon. They didn’t really tell us much about it, but did announce … Continue reading

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Blog #1275: Toy Review: Botcon 2016 Club Subscription Service 5.0 Shipment 3 (Counterpunch, Toxitron, Shattered Glass Starscream)

Botcon 2016 Club Subscription Service 5.0 Shipment 3 (Counterpunch, Toxitron, Shattered Glass Starscream) “…all good things must come to an end.” – Q, Star Trek: The Next Generation, All Good Things It’s over!  It’s all over!  Fun Publications has now … Continue reading

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Blog #1259: Toy Review: Botcon 2016 Club Subscription Service 5.0 Shipment 2 (Pretender Megatron and Pretender Optimus Prime)

Botcon 2016 Club Subscription Service 5.0 Shipment 2 (Pretender Megatron and Pretender Optimus Prime) Pretender Megatron & Spacewarp Spacewarp “Awesome” is not a word often I use to describe a Fun Publications toy unless it’s followed by another word like … Continue reading

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Blog #1221: Toy Review: Botcon 2016 Club Subscription Service 5.0 Shipment 1 (Deluxe Fractyl, Deluxe Lifeline, Mini-Con Quickslinger, Legends Scorponok)

Botcon 2016 Club Subscription Service 5.0 Shipment 1 (Deluxe Fractyl, Deluxe Lifeline, Mini-Con Quickslinger, Legends Scorponok) According to Fun Publications, these were supposed to have shipped in mid December.  Instead they shipped in mid March.  Supposedly Chinese New Year caused … Continue reading

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Blog #1188: Toy Review: Transformers Collector’s Club Only Human Arcee & Rodimus Prime

Transformers Collector’s Club Only Human Arcee & Rodimus Prime These figures are based on the Generation One Transformers episode Only Human.  It is the same episode that the Old Snake figure the club did last year was based on.  The … Continue reading

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Blog #1187: Toy Review: Transformers Collector’s Club GI Joe Ninja Force / Transformers G2 Box Set

Transformers Collector’s Club GI Joe Ninja Force / Transformers G2 Box Set The Transformers Collector’s Club GI Joe Ninja Farce…sorry…typo…Force / Transformers G2 Box Set is supposed to be based on the issues of the GI Joe comic that set … Continue reading

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Blog #1181: Extremely Late Toy Reviews: Botcon 2016: The Final Insult! (And Some New Years Eve Thoughts)

My 2016 | 2016 at Large | Goodbye Fun Pub | 2016 Botcon Toy Reviews It’s over people.  Our long national nightmare is at an end.  This must be what Europe felt like when the Black Death stopped wiping out … Continue reading

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