Tag Archives: Hoist

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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Blog #489: Toy Reviews: Transformers Generations Deluxe Hoist with Comic Book

Transformers Generations Deluxe Hoist with Comic Book (Reprints Transformers Spotlight Hoist) Read my review of Generations Deluxe Trailcutter (who Hoist is remolded and repainted from) here. Vehicle Mode: Hoist looks pretty good.  I like his new accessory a lot.  The … Continue reading

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Blog #459: Toy Review: San Diego Comic Con 2013 Transformers Generations Titan Class Metroplex

San Diego Comic Con 2013 Transformers Generations Titan Class Metroplex It took me a while to find one at a price I was willing to pay, but I finally tracked down a SDCC Titan Class Metroplex. Box: As has become … Continue reading

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Blog #426: Toy Reviews: Botcon 2013 Machine Wars: Termination Kre-O Set (Obsidian, Strika, Hoist, Megaplex, Skywarp)

Botcon 2013 Machine Wars: Termination Kre-O Set (Obsidian, Strika, Hoist, Megaplex, Skywarp) This year, Fun Publications produced a five figure Kreon set of the Machine Wars: Termination characters.  It would have been much nicer if the were Micro-Changers and could … Continue reading

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Blog #424: Toy Reviews: Botcon 2013 Hoist & Electrons

Botcon 2013 Hoist & Electrons If you haven’t read my full review of Botcon Toys, Merchandise, and news from Botcon and San Diego Comic Con, click here. I really like the Machine Wars concept this year.  I’m not crazy about … Continue reading

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Blog #416: Botcon 2013 Toys and Merchandise Reviews and News From Botcon and SDCC

Botcon 2013 Toys and Merchandise Reviews and News From Botcon and SDCC Botcon 2013 was held in San Diego earlier this month.  I didn’t go.  It used to piss me off when I couldn’t go, but it really doesn’t bother … Continue reading

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Blog #397: Toy Reviews: Transformers Kre-O Micro-Changers Series Two (Acid Wing, Arcee, Blight, Bulkhead, Groove, Hardshell, Hoist, Lugnut, Perceptor, Powerglide, Scourge, Vehicon)

Transformers Kre-O Micro-Changers Series Two (Acid Wing, Arcee, Blight, Bulkhead, Groove, Hardshell, Hoist, Lugnut, Perceptor, Powerglide, Scourge, Vehicon) Here are my previous Transformers Kre-O reviews, 2011 sets, and 2012 sets, Micro-Changers Preview Series, Micro-Changers Series One, the Toys R Us … Continue reading

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Blog #342: Toy Reviews: Botcon 2013 Machine Wars Termination Box Set Preview

It’s that time of year again.  Botcon has posted photoshopped pictures of the Botcon 2013 Machine Wars: Termination box set.  Before I get to my thoughts on the toys, there are a few other Botcon related items I want to … Continue reading

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Blog #258: Toy Reviews: Transformers Rescue Bots Wave 4 Medix and Hoist

Finally after what seems like forever, new Transformers Rescue Bots are out.  Medix and Hoist are the new toys in Wave 4 along with Boulder and Blades.  This wave includes single episode DVDs with each toy.  There are two different … Continue reading

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Blog #198: Toy Review: Asia Exclusive Transformers Generations Legends Hoist

At San Diego Comic Con it was revealed that the series of Asia only exclusive Generations toys (at least most of them as it doesn’t look like we are getting Voyager Brawn or the G1 deco Leaders Ironhide and Starscream) … Continue reading

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