Month: May 2019

Firing (Point) Blanks

Oh look, it’s another figure from 1987, how shocking!  Anyone would think it’s a year I’m focusing on A LOT in my collection or something, wouldn’t they?! Today…

Bull Doggin’

Going back to another relic from my childhood today, pretty sure this guy was a birthday present but well, I’m old now and the memory isn’t what it…

Slingin’ Those Slugs

We’re going once again back to 1987 today.  The finest year in Transformer history provided me with one of my clearest childhood memories of receiving a Transformer. It…

Them Brows Are High

Well well wellity well.  I had a bit of a score last week.  A new vintage toy store has just opened up reasonably local to me – check…

Face me, Ape!

Last week I managed to pick up an Apeface, complete with box – no inserts of course but that doesn’t matter to me. This will now be Apeface…

Sir Knight of Sky

So let’s talk about Centurions.  No no, not an officer in the Roman army.  Centurions, with Power Extreme and all that. As a kid, I thought Centurions were…

That’s a Whole Lotta Brestforce

As mentioned previously (A Victorious Dragon Bird Thing) when I was around 15, I discovered the wonder that is the Japanese G1 Transformers continuity.  The best of this…

Switchblade? That’s Not a Knife..

Switchblade.  Switch.  Blade.  This is another figure that I never had as a kid.  I remember going to some jumble sale in one of the local villages, can’t…