Calling all Starmax.. and Star.. well just Starmax

I’ve recently taken a bit of a break from buying just Transformers and gone off on a bit of a Toys from my Youth tangent.  The idea being…

Hammer the Sky!

Let’s get back to it!  Summer is over, the child is back in school, all the holidays are done and free time in the evening is sort of…

Triple your Predacus

I’m taking you back to the Beast Wars era today with a look at what has turned out to be one of my favourite combiner teams over the…

What Are Those Spies Up To?

This week we’re going to take a look at a couple of Decepticon clones that as a child, I shouldn’t have had access to, but was lucky enough…

It’s Optimus Pr.. Wait No, The Other Guy

The year is 1988.  Transformers popularity is kind of waning, at least in Western markets, theories abound that it was due to the introduction of wholly plastic figures…

Rattle Your Sabers!

This is a follow on from last weeks post: That’s No Ginrai!  Why yes, that’s right, we can go for some continuity here! Star Saber, Supreme Commander of the…

That’s No Ginrai!

Next up in my series of kitchen based bullshit is Victory Leo.  I’ve written before about my love for the 1989 Transformers Victory series and I’ve managed to…

WTF is a Tigerhawk?!

Hey kids, it’s Beast Wars time!  Or Beasties, depending on where you grew up.  Canadian kids apparently couldn’t have a series called Beast Wars?  What’s up with that,…

Who Names a Guy Browning?

Browning.  That’s quite the name isn’t it?  I mean, in context, it makes sense, this little dude transforms in to a Browning pistol.  Still though, kinda weird.  Definitely…

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…