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Bubbles Are Carried Off By A Swiftwind

Since He-Man has Battle Cat, it’s only natural for She-Ra to have her trusty steed Swift Wind. But unlike He-Man, she had a bigger obstacle than a lack of stirrups. Needing a new She-Ra to sit on her winged unicorn, we were given the quarterly variant Bubble Power She-Ra. Would she sit? Does Swift Wind give 6” fans a great articulated horse? One really has to look at these two as a matched set, and a set they need to be, because they are truly greater than the sum of their parts.

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DC Collectibles Reveals New York Comic Con Exclusives

DC Collectibles (nee, DC Direct) has revealed a pair of exclusives coming to New York Comic Con next month.

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Thoughts On Mattel’s Reveals At Power Con

Power Con had a menagerie of new characters. Unfortunately, not being there gives one a perspective not found with the in-crowd seeing each new discovery with rose-colored glasses. I do enjoy the Masters of the Universe line as a whole, but I have come to the realization that the toys will never come out the way the Four Horsemen had intended. While I do love what was revealed, I do have some initial misgivings on the reveals– I will say it is not love at first sight, but rather cautious optimism.

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Dredd 3D Kicks Ass

The classic 2000 AD anti-hero gets a new life on the big screen, and the result is a delightfully bloody, gun-toting good time.

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Who Knew Spikor Would Be One MOTU’s Best?

Spikor is a very peripheral character for me. I never owned the original, nor was I even interested in the toy. This made his Classics figure a special surprise for me, given his blank slate status– beneath this spiny purple exterior is an interesting backstory, a unique specialty among the evil warriors, and just the right amount of accessories. Spikor is a toy that really stretched the $20 budget in exactly the right ways. He was not without flaws, however, but the issues he had went beyond this July’s MOTUC addition.
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Comics Korner: Week of 9/19/12

Daredevil returns this week after a fairly long break, but makes the wait worth it by being ridiculously awesome. Also this week, we get a classic Wonder Woman story and an eventful issue of Before Watchmen: Nite Owl.

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Sons Of Anarchy Season 5 Episode 2 “Authority Vested”

The fiery ending of the season opener of Sons of Anarchy was only the beginning of the excitement for season 5. Episode 2 give fan more questions to ponder as season 5 unfolds.   Continue reading “Sons Of Anarchy Season 5 Episode 2 “Authority Vested”” »

Lots Of Little Looks At American Horror Story: Asylum

FX has been fast and furious in releasing teaser trailers for American Horror Story: Asylum, the second season of Ryan Murphy’s creepy, campy and vampy thriller.

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New Wreck-It Ralph Trailer Is Packed With 8-Bit Bliss

Disney releases the new Wreck-It Ralph trailer, and it’s packed with loads of potential– and great 8-bit character cameos.

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See Robocop’s Crappy New Suit From The Pointless Remake

The new Robocop suit design hits the web, and the internet has finally come together to collectively frown upon it.

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