Combiner Wars Victorion… Supersized Girl Power
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Combiner Wars Victorion… Supersized Girl Power

Warning: photo intensive review and comparison post follows… Last year Hasbro ran a series of voting amongst their fans via their Transformers mobile app to help design a “fan-built” combiner. The multiple choice questions gave 4 or 5 options for attributes such as gender, name, vehicle options (VERY LIMITED), rival, etc. The end result was Victorion – an … Continue reading

Hong Kong Ani-com (HKAGC) 2015 – Geek Photo Fest
ani-com / collectible figures / HKAGC / Hong Kong / Hong Kong Geek Mum / star wars

Hong Kong Ani-com (HKAGC) 2015 – Geek Photo Fest

So now that we’ve tackled the important bit of Ani-com (Transformers), let me show you a few pics from the rest of the show. This post is basically going to be a plethora of photos celebrating the glory of geekdom so prepare for an image intensive overload. I’m going to start with the *cough* figure *cough* that … Continue reading

Hong Kong Ani-com 2015 (HKAGC) – Transformers Edition
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Hong Kong Ani-com 2015 (HKAGC) – Transformers Edition

It’s that time of year again when the biggest anime gaming and comic convention hits Hong Kong and (of course) I couldn’t resist the urge to trek over to Wan Chai and take a look. Just like last year, I’m going to split the posts and do one that focuses specifically on the Transformers we … Continue reading

EX-TF03 G1 Optimus Prime
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EX-TF03 G1 Optimus Prime

Since igniting my passion for collecting all things Optimus Prime I have discovered there is more than meets the eye to Transformers. Sure, you can collect the official Hasbro or Takara Tomy release toys you find in your typical toy store but here in Asia there is also a HUGE market for what are referred … Continue reading

Weird Transformer Collectables – Optimus Prime Age of Extinction Cookie Tin
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Weird Transformer Collectables – Optimus Prime Age of Extinction Cookie Tin

Age of Extinction produced an innumerable number of new toy products to the Transformers franchise and the odd one or two stranger items that I’ve been adding to my ever growing collection. One thing I LOVE about living in Asia is the number of officially licensed yet seemingly obscure and often rare finds I get … Continue reading

The batteries are just Prime…
Collectables / Hong Kong Geek Mum / Transformers

The batteries are just Prime…

Duracell ran a promotion here in Hong Kong for a few months with special packs that came with a collectable blind-packed Transformers Kreon figurine keychain. Aside from buying these packs because I am a Transformers fan I hadn’t thought much about it. Like most consumers I just figured Duracell was running a global giveaway campaign. For amusement … Continue reading