TOY REVIEW: Serving Droid R2-D2 (Star Wars The Vintage Collection)

TOY REVIEW: Serving Droid R2-D2 I own at least 4 dozen astromech droid figures that I’ve bought since the resurrection of Star Wars toys 15 years ago, and two dozen of them are R2-D2 himself. No, seriously. Ask my wife. Sounds and Lights R2-D2, Endor Mud-Covered R2-D2, Ewok Dinner R2-D2… we’ve got ‘em all. So to credit any one of them as being the “definitive” R2-D2 seems highly unlikely. That …

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TOY REVIEW: Halo Reach Ghost Vehicle (McFarlane Toys)

McFarlane Halo Reach Ghost Vehicle in Box

TOY REVIEW: Halo Reach Ghost Vehicle Along with the incredibly hotly-anticipated Warthog, McFarlane Toys debuted a second vehicle in the Halo Reach line this fall: the somewhat-anticipated Covenant Ghost. What’s a Ghost? From Halopedia: “The Ghost is a one-man gravity-effect vehicle, primarily used in a reconnaissance and close infantry support or rapid attack role. Known for its speed and maneuverability as well as its near silent anti-gravity propulsion system the …

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TOY REVIEW: New Mutants Marvel Minimates

TOY REVIEW: New Mutants Marvel Minimates Among my biggest collecting pipe dreams is to have a full lineup of one of my favorite teams in all of comicbookdom ever: the 1980′s New Mutants. Probably the first comic team I ever loved, over the years the various New Mutants were killed off, left in Limbo (literally), or left in the limbo (non-literal) of obscurity. And merchandise was, quite frankly, nonexistent. But …

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Dabid’s Blog – Star Wars, Legos, Mega Bloks Spartans, and Unicorns! Dabid’s First 2010 Donation Haul for Toys for Tots!

Dabid’s 2010 Haul for Toys for Tots Originally uploaded by Dabid_R2DB Will be dropping off my first Toys for Tots donation group for the year this weekend! I’m pretty excited, as Toys for Tots is my favorite charity and I’ve been waiting all year for this! From top row to bottom row, left to right: –Mega Bloks HALO Red UNSC Spartan-II –Mega Blocks HALO Master Chief –GI Joe Python Patrol …

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