Figure of the Day 47 – The Baroness

The Baroness Series: GI Joe: The Rise of Cobra Release Date: 2009 Comments: A few weekends ago, the GI Joe movie was released to theaters worldwide.  While, I wouldn’t say…

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Figure of the Day 46 – Dark Phoenix

Dark Phoenix Series: Marvel Universe (ToyBiz) Release Date: mid 1990’s Comments: ToyBiz did a fantastic job with the Marvel license when they had it.  Their 5″ figures were a constant…

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10% Off Coupon for New Customers at Hasbrotoyshop.com

Hasbrotoyshop.com is sending out 10% coupons to people for registering with the site.  Offer not good towards tax or shipping and, of course, while supplies last.  Go here and fill…

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New Jurassic Park Toys found at Toys R Us

Today HASBRO issued a press release touting their new Jurassic Park toys that are exclusive to Toys R Us.  While picking up the new Batman game, I was shocked to…

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Photo Op – Scarlett on the Attack

Taken in downtown Mesa.  Comments?

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Toys R Us Sales for 8/23-8/29

A couple of items are of interest in this week’s Toys R Us Flyer Wii and DS games are buy 1 get 1 50% off All GI Joe 3 3/4…

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Figure of the Day 42 – Green Lantern

Green Lantern Series: DC Universe; Crisis Series Three Pack Release Date: 2008 Comments: The 3 3/4″ format scale is apparently where its at now in the industry.   Green Lantern here…

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Figure of the Day 41 – Wolverine

Wolverine Series: Marvel Universe; Secret Wars Comic Packs Release Date: 2009 Comments: After a long run of figures at a 5″ scale, then 6-7″ scale for Marvel legends; HASBRO has…

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Figure of the Day 40 – Tarkin

Tarkin Series: Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith Release Date: 2005 Comments: Oh, what a tease you are George Lucas.  Fans got all aflutter when they learned that Tarkin was…

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Figure of the Day 39 – Human Torch

Human Torch Series: Marvel Universe; Secret Wars Comic Packs Release Date: 2009 Comments: After a long run of figures at a 5″ scale, then 6-7″ scale for Marvel legends; HASBRO…

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Figure of the Day 38 – Han Solo (Stormtrooper Disguise)

Han Solo (Stormtrooper Disguise) Series: Star Wars – Comic Packs Release Date: 2006 Comments:  If you want bang for your action figure buck, then the Comic Packs are the way…

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Figure of the Day 37 – Swerve

Swerve Series: Transformers: Generation 1 Release Date: 1986 Comments:   Recently reissued by Takakara/Tomy in a minibot multi-pack, Swerve is a remold of Gears – one of the original 1984 minibots….

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Toys R Us – Buy 1 Get 2 Free Batman Sale

This week at TRU (both in store and online) buy 1 eligible Batman toy, get 2 free!  Click here to see a list of eligible items on TRU.com

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Figure of the Day 36 – Galen Marek

Galen Marek – ‘Vader’s Secret Apprentice’ Series: Star Wars Evolutions Release Date: 2008 Comments: This figure, and it’s two companion figures were based on the 2008 LucasArt’s multi-console game –…

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Figure of the Day 35 – Storm

Storm Series: Marvel Legends Release Date: 2004 Comments: There was a time in the not-so-distant past when super-articulated figures were not the status quo.  With their Marvel Legends line, ToyBiz…

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