Trypticon – The awesome of big bad 80’s Transformers re-issued…
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Trypticon – The awesome of big bad 80’s Transformers re-issued…

Remember when you were a kid scouring the shelves of a toy store and coming across something and begging your parents “PLEEEASEEE Can I have it???” Well – This guy was one of those moments for me. There isn’t much cooler than a giant stomping Dinosaur looking robot that transforms into a military base. Of … Continue reading

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

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