Figure of the Day 20 – Ralph Wiggum

Ralph Wiggum Series:  The Simpsons; World of Springfield Release Date: 2001 Comments:  Ralph Wiggum was released in the 4th wave of Playmates’ World of Springfield line, during the line’s heyday. …

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Figure of the Day 19 – Hockey Snoopy Capsule Toy

Hockey Snoopy Series: Sports Series Snoopy Capsule Toys Release Date: 2008 Comments: I picked up this hockey playing Snoopy figure while on a trip to San Fransisco, at Giant Robot. …

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Figure of the Day 18 – Cyclops

Cyclops Series: X-Men vs. Street Fighter Release Date: 1998 Comments:  In 1996 Capcom released the arcade version of ‘X-Men vs. Street Fighter’ taking characters from MARVEL’s merry band of mutants…

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HasbroToyShop.com Coupon Codes

HASBRO’s SDCC exclusives have hit HasbroToyShop.com! Here are 3 current coupon codes that can save you some cash on those purchases. – bktf09 – Free shipping on Transformers orders of…

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Figure of the Day 17 – Hulk (World War Hulk)

Hulk (World War Hulk) Series: Hulk Superhero Squad Release Date: 2008 Comments:  These 2″ deformed toys are almost irresistible.  As 1/2 of a 2 pack (packaged with Hulkbuster Armor Iron…

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Figure Photo Op – Sand Dunes outside Yuma, AZ

While driving back from San Diego Comic-con, I stopped at the sand dunes just west of Yuma, Arizona.  These dunes made for some fantastic faux-Tatooine photography.  Enjoy!

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New Wal-mart Droid Factory 2 Packs released

It seems that Comic-con opened up the flood gates on new toys.  Spotted the new Wal-Mart Droid Factory 2-packs this morning.  This set of 5 packs will build a Dark…

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Figure of the Day 16 – DJ Domo

DJ Domo Series: Target Exclusive Domo Release Date: 2008 Comments: Domo has his roots as a TV network mascot in Japan, with the western world first becoming aware of the…

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Figure of the Day 15 – He-Man

He-Man Series: Masters of the Universe (2002) Release Date: 2002 Comments:Everything old will be new again, or at least that’s the way it seems in the toy aisle.  Given the…

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Figure of the Day 14 – Graduation Day Buffy Summers

Buffy Summers (Graduation Day) Series: Sideshow Toys’ Buffy the Vampire Slayer Release Date: 2005 Comments: There have been many Buffy figures in many different scales, but Sideshows’ 12″ offerings are…

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Figure of the Day 13 – Robot Heroes Jazz

Jazz Series: Transformers; Robot Heroes Release Date: 2006 Comments: I can’t believe that HASBRO knew that their younger skewing Star Wars line, Galactic Heroes, would ultimately result in similar lines…

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Figure of the Day 12 – Remote Controlled R2-Q5

Remote Controlled R2-Q5 Series: Star Wars; Target Exclusive Release Date: 2009 Comments:  Japan seems to get a lot of cool stuff before the US;  Transformers, Godzilla and remote controlled Astromech…

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Figure of the Day 11 – The Fifth Doctor

The Fifth Doctor Series: Doctor Who; Classics Release Date: 2008 Comments: When Doctor Who relaunched itself with Christopher Eccleston’s season as the Doctor the amount of licensed Who merchandies ballooned. …

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Sideshow Toys 12″ Darth Vader – Quick Pic

See another after the jump!

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Figure of the Day 10 – Batman Heroclix

Batman Series: Heroclix Hypertime Release Date:2002 Comments: It’s a week before my trip to San Diego Comic-con 2009, so I thought while I’m looking ahead to the trip, I should…

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