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March 5, 2020

Toy Fair 2020: Bluefin

Bluefin shows that success breeds success. As a long-time fan of Tamashii Nations, it continuously impresses me how they can put out consistently amazing figures in multiple expressions. Be it Saint Seiya, Gundam, Dragon Ball, Godzilla, or Sailor Moon, every piece exudes charm, brilliance, and value for fans young and old.


March 4, 2020

Toy Fair 2020: Mattel Shows Off The Classics

Mattel celebrates a remarkable 75 years in the competitive toy industry at Toy Fair 2020 with Masters of the Universe, Imaginext and Barbie.


March 4, 2020

Toy Fair 2020: Jakks Pacific

Jakks Pacific keeps the Super Mario Bros torch lit with its highly successful World of Nintendo action figures. Like before, we have seen an assortment of Marios, plus a sparse mix of allies and enemies.


March 4, 2020

Toy Fair 2020: Power Rangers

Man, is it an amazing time to be a Power Rangers fan! Hasbro’s morphenomenal Power Rangers Lightning Collection soldiers on with series 4, and 5, as well as retailer exclusives. They are continuing the role-play subseries with their own Dragon Dagger. The excitement can only be building, we are only 2 years in!


February 26, 2019

New York Toy Fair 2019: Bluefin / Bandai Namco

Bandai Japan brings action figure collecting to another dimension, and Bluefin is their direct conduit to us. While I would love to talk about everything offered, there are particular pieces worth elaborating on.


February 25, 2019

New York Toy Fair 2019: Jakks Pacific

Jakks Pacific this year cement themselves as the premier kids video game toymaker for 2019.


February 25, 2019

New York Toy Fair 2019: Boss Fight Studio

Boss Fight Studio continues to make the market’s best 3.75-inch figures, but 2019 marks their first ever Toy Fair!


February 23, 2019

New York Toy Fair 2019: Super7

There was a time when Super7 was widely known as the Masters of the Universe licensor plus some niche ReAction figures. My, what a few years can bring.


February 21, 2019

New York Toy Fair 2019: Hasbro – My Little Pony / Descendants / Trolls

My Little Pony, Trolls, and the Disney doll brands (Princesses and Descendants) received little fanfare at Hasbro’s Toy Fair Fan Event, but continue to grow and evolve into creative ways.


February 20, 2019

New York Toy Fair 2019: Hasbro – Power Rangers

From Beast Morphers to the Lightning Collection, Hasbro is coming out swinging for their first year’s lineup of Power Rangers toys.


January 21, 2019

Building Eternia: Mega Construx Wind Raider Review

Mega Construx has expanded their Masters of the Universe sub series with the first buildable MOTU vehicle set.


January 11, 2019

Boss Fight’s Storm Toad Troopers Invade The Aniverse

Boss Fight Studio’s first Bucky O’Hare troop builder is a truly great action figure.


January 4, 2019

Mega Construx Revisits The MOTU Heroes of the Past

Second time’s the charm for Mega Contrux hard-to-find Masters of the Universe Heroes minifigures.


March 2, 2018

Toy Fair 2018- Super 7

All of the signature brands from Super 7 are back for another round of throwback goodness, along with a some new surprises.


March 2, 2018

Toy Fair 2018- Bluefin Brands

Bluefin is always a favorite at Toy Fair. They truly lead the market with products that feature impressive functional articulation, meticulous detail, and a fun factor that makes their product altogether iconic, definitive, and irresistible.