Monthly Archives: November 2011

TOY REVIEW: Spartan GUNGNIR Custom (Olive) Halo Reach Series 5 Action Figure (McFarlane Toys)

It’s taken me a little while and quite a few Toy Reviews to get there, but tonight I’m finally reviewing the last non-exclusive single-pack figure in Halo Reach Series 5: the olive Spartan GUNGNIR Custom. I know what you’re thinking: … Continue reading

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TOY REVIEW: Bubble Power She-Ra Masters of the Universe Classics Action Figure (Mattel)

You know it’s been a crazy month for Masters of the Universe Classics collectors when the firefighter with a robot-elephant-head isn’t the most bizarre toy released for the line that month. But here I am… with Bubble Power She-Ra! With … Continue reading

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TOY REVIEW: Swiftwind Masters of the Universe Classics Horse Action Figure (Mattel)

There are few characters in the Masters of the Universe world that would be instant buys for me, sight-unseen, and almost all of which are the colorful or bizarre characters like Snout Spout who I reviewed last week. Swiftwind, She-Ra’s … Continue reading

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TOY REVIEW: Snout Spout Masters of the Universe Classics Action Figure (Mattel)

I’m not really a big Masters of the Universe guy. I was in the room at NYCC when MOTU Classics was announced in 2008, but I wasn’t really excited because I was certain the line would flop before Mattel managed … Continue reading

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TOY REVIEW: Scarlet Spider Marvel Universe Wave 14 Action Figure (Hasbro)

With the arrival of the new Marvel Universe figures I really want like Psylocke and Storm still a couple weeks away, I figured I’d step back and fill in the archives by reviewing some older currently-released action figures. I started … Continue reading

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MOVIE REVIEW: “The Muppets”

This movie review will be as spoiler-free as possible. I waited in line for 4 hours in the Anaheim sun in August at D23 primarily because I wanted to see Kermit and Miss Piggy in person along with a couple … Continue reading

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TOY REVIEW: Ultron Marvel Universe Wave 15 Action Figure (Hasbro)

While I wait for Wave 17 of Marvel Universe to arrive with Psylocke and Storm, I figured I’d step back and fill in the archives by reviewing some older currently-released Marvel Universe action figures. First up, it’s Wave 15’s Ultron … Continue reading

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