Monthly Archives: July 2012
Gonna try something different this go around, both NurseMidnight and myself (Reigner) got this guy on the same day and wanted to try a tag team style. Not sure if this will work as well as it would on say a Youtube video, but let’s give it a shot!
You might have remembered in my Zero V2 review that next to Metroid, MegaMan was my favorite game series. Well it seems like this is my year to be a toy collector as not only have we gotten one of our first highly poseable Zero figure, we’ve also gotten our very first highly poseable Samus Aran figure from Metroid. (Other M specifically) This is a figure I’ve been dying for since 1994 when Super Metroid was released, and the closest things we’ve had is a statue from Metroid Prime and some twelve dollar “figure” from 2003. Read on to see if this can live up to nearly twenty plus years of hype!
I was a late 80s/early 90s kid, so as most kids my age, I was into Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. And boy was I ever into TMNT, bedsheets, lunchboxes, stickerbooks, coloring books, Archie comics, you name it I had it. The toys were no exception, I wanted them all, and for awhile got them all, it wasn’t until they stopped showing up en masse at retail that I started losing interest in collecting them. Ever since then there have been multiple attempts by Playmates to bring them back, the most success coming from the 2003 series. Unfortunately the toys didn’t seem to last long despite the show going for multiple seasons. Now another 9 years later and we have a new show on the horizon, and two new toylines hitting shelves. Needless to say I’m a very happy Turtle fan, and these toys do not disappoint.