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By Mike Favata, December 4, 2011 0 Toys

Zombie Lurker is the second of McFarlane Toys Walking Dead Comic Series 1’s zombies. Series 1 also includes Officer Rick Grimes, Michonne & Zombie Roamer. Let’s split this body in half! Packaging More solid Charlie Adlard art on nice display packaging…. Read More »

By Mike Favata, December 4, 2011 0 Toys

Zombie Roamer is one of two zombies in McFarlane Toys Walking Dead Comic Series 1. Series 1 also includes Officer Rick Grimes, Michonne & Zombie Lurker. Time to try out the “Head Splitting Action” and “Removable Body Parts”! Packaging Excellent… Read More »

By Mike Favata, December 4, 2011 0 Toys

Officer Rick Grimes is part of McFarlane Toys Walking Dead Comic Series 1. Comic Series 1 also includes Michonne, Zombie Lurker & Zombie Roamer. The Walking Dead has been my favorite ongoing comic since it debuted in 2003, so needless… Read More »

By Mike Favata, November 23, 2011 2 Toys

Series 1 of the Toys ”R” US exclusive Avengers Light-Up Base figures includes Captain America (Bucky), Hulk, Thor & Iron Man. All of the figures in series 1 have been straight up re-paints packaged with a light up Avengers stand…. Read More »

By Mike Favata, November 23, 2011 2 Toys

Ultron was released in Hasbro’s Marvel Universe Series 3 Wave 15. Wave 15 also included Darkhawk, Steve Rogers, Sub-Mariner & X-23. Let’s see how this repainted villain stacks up against his previous release. Packaging Nice packaging with a really awesome… Read More »

By Mike Favata, November 17, 2011 4 Toys

Goliath vs Thor was released in Series 2 of the Wal-Mart exclusive Gigantic Battles, which also featured a Loki and Savage Frost Giant set. The Gigantic Battles sets have always featured a normal sized Marvel Universe figure along with a… Read More »

By Mike Favata, October 23, 2011 3 Toys

Hasbro’s latest wave of Marvel Universe team packs included the Fantastic 4 – Future Foundation variant and the Guardians of the Galaxy. The Guardians set is a much needed boost of cosmic for Marvel Universe, but is it worth $19.99?… Read More »

By Mike Favata, October 17, 2011 0 Toys

Astonishing Wolverine is part of Marvel Universe Series 3 Wave 16 which included Absorbing Man, Iceman, Magneto & Tony Stark. It took Hasbro 16 waves to finally release Wolverine in his modern costume, but is he worth the wait? Packaging… Read More »

By Mike Favata, October 17, 2011 0 Toys

Tony Stark – Iron Man is part of Marvel Universe Series 3 Wave 16 which also includes Absorbing Man, Astonishing Wolverine, Iceman & Magneto. When Tony Stark was announced alot of people expected this to be Tony in a suit,… Read More »

Comic Book Pull List Review, Batman & Robin #2

By Marc L. Thomas, October 14, 2011 0 Comic Books

  Batman & Robin #2 (20 pgs./digital; $2.99 digital; DC Comics) Peter J. Tomasi (Writer), Patrick Gleason (Pencils and Cover) With a title like Batman & Robin, you’d expect to see … well, Batman & Robin. But other than a… Read More »

By Mike Favata, October 10, 2011 0 Toys

The most recent wave of Marvel Universe’s team packs included Guardians of the Galaxy and a Future Foundation variant of the Fantastic 4 set. A running change means that the variant will replace the original for all future releases. Packaging… Read More »

By Mike Favata, October 5, 2011 0 Comic Books

Two weeks worth of reviews and they’re pretty much all Avengers related, well except for Godzilla. PULL LIST ASSEMBLE! September 21, 2011 The Avengers Vol. 4 #17 (32pg., Ongoing, $3.99, Marvel) Brian Michael Bendis (Writer), John Romita Jr. (Penciller) &… Read More »

By Mike Favata, October 3, 2011 0 Events

  Alot of people don’t realize the Seminole tribe has another Casino just down the street from the Hard Rock. It was old and felt like you were in a warehouse instead of a casino. It wasn’t a surprise that… Read More »

By Mike Favata, September 30, 2011 4 Toys

Namor the Sub-Mariner was released in Series 3 Wave 15 of Hasbro’s Marvel Universe line (2011). Wave 15 also includes Darkhawk, Steve Rogers, Ultron & X-23. I’ve been looking forward to adding Namor to my Defenders team. Let’s get this… Read More »

By Mike Favata, September 29, 2011 0 Toys

Steve Rogers was recently released in Series 3 Wave 15 of Hasbro’s Marvel Universe line (2011). Wave 15 also includes Darkhawk, Sub-Mariner, Ultron & X-23. This is a figure i’ve been waiting for ever since he was announced at SDCC…. Read More »