Tag Archives: Hoist

Blog #1895: Toy Review: Transformers: Rescue Bots Academy Command Centers Wave 1 (Hoist, Wedge)

Transformers: Rescue Bots Academy Command Centers Wave 1 (Hoist, Wedge) Hoist These Command Center Playsets include a Rescan figure and trailer that opens up into a command center. Hoist is a Triplechanger of sorts. He is a tow truck, but … Continue reading

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Blog #1847: Toy Review: Transformers: Generations: Earthrise Deluxe Class Hoist

Transformers: Generations: Earthrise Deluxe Class Hoist Hoist Vehicle Mode: Hoist is awesome in vehicle mode. He’s an absolutely perfect homage to the G1 toy. He has great paint apps, and Hasbro painted his non-translucent side windows, something they often forget … Continue reading

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Blog #1755: Toy Review: Transformers: Rescue Bots Academy Wave 2 (Hoist)

Transformers: Rescue Bots Academy Wave 2 (Hoist) Hoist Hoist looks very much like an upsized version of one of the Rescan Series Hoists. He does have a cool new feature, a hook that extends from under his front bumper, which … Continue reading

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Blog #1739: Toy Review: Transformers: Rescue Bots and Rescue Bots Academy Rescan Series 4-Pack (Hoist, Hot Shot, Wedge, Whirl)

Transformers: Rescue Bots and Rescue Bots Academy Rescan Series 4-Pack (Hoist, Hot Shot, Wedge, Whirl) Hoist Previous Mold Use: Original Series Hoist, Original Series Amazon Exclusive Optimus Prime, Rescan Series Hoist So this mold has gone through quite a few … Continue reading

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Blog #1386: Toy Review: Animation-Comic-Game Hong Kong 2013 Transformers Generations Titan Class Metroplex Gold and Silver Decoys (Bumblebee, Hoist, Megatron, Orion Pax, Starscream, Trailcutter)

Animation-Comic-Game Hong Kong 2013 Transformers Generations Titan Class Metroplex Gold and Silver Decoys (Bumblebee, Hoist, Megatron, Orion Pax, Starscream, Trailcutter) Back in 2013 when SDCC Metroplex came out with twelve red and purple decoys, he was also released at Animation-Comic-Game … Continue reading

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Blog #1373: Toy Review: Transformers Generations One IGA (Mexican) Hoist

Transformers Generations One IGA (Mexican) Hoist I have been after one of these for a long time. IGA was licensed by Hasbro to manufacture Transformers for the Mexican and Central American markets. Many were also sent to Europe (which may … Continue reading

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Blog #1321: Toy Review: Transformers Rescue Bots Flip Racers Single Packs Wave 1 (Heatwave, Hoist, Medix, Optimus Prime)

Transformers Rescue Bots Flip Racers Single Packs Wave 1 (Heatwave, Hoist, Medix, Optimus Prime) Heatwave Heatwave is pretty cool. I like the paint job and head sculpt. I just wish they had painted his Autobot logo white. It is molded … Continue reading

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Blog #1148: Toy Review: Transformers: Rescue Bots Rescan Series Wave 8 (Hoist, Morbot, Quickshadow)

Transformers: Rescue Bots Rescan Series Wave 8 (Hoist, Morbot, Quickshadow) Hoist Hoist has a lot of nice painted details.  It’s not a bad toy, but I think there are other toys that are actually based on characters from the cartoon, … Continue reading

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Blog #967: Toy Review: Transformers: Kre-O: San Diego Comic Con 2015 Class of 1985

Transformers: Kre-O: San Diego Comic Con 2015 Class of 1985 I really didn’t expect this.  I thought after we got the 1984 set last year that we wouldn’t be seeing another one.  As before, my only major problem with it … Continue reading

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Blog #963: Toy Reviews: Botcon 2015 Toys & Merchandise

Toy Reviews: Botcon 2015 Toys & Merchandise 2015 is possibly the worst year for Botcon toys ever.  There is not a single toy that is not flawed, either in design or concept.  Some of the utter failures are particularly demoralizing … Continue reading

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