After waiting for what seemed like forever, my ultimate John Connor finally arrived. I didn’t even wait to take pictures of it in the box, I just opened it right up. I have been looking forward to this figure for a long time. All the other exclusives I wanted I struck out on, except this one. (more…)
NECA revealed some more greats this week on Twitter. Wednesday they revealed the latest in their Ultimate Terminator series with “You Could Be Mine” T-800. He comes with shotgun and box of roses from the iconic mall scene in Terminator 2. For the 25th anniversary T2 will be shown in theaters in 3D.
For #facehuggerfriday, we got a look at the Prometheus Lost Wave. At long last, this series includes the never-released figures fans have been requesting: Vickers, Shaw and Fifield. (more…)
I am not a fan of the retro figures with cloth outfits that many toy makers seem to be doing. What I am a fan of is the retro 3 3/4-inch figures with limited articulation, like ReAction for instance. “Whats old is new”, is the old saying. Heck, Hasbro has even gone simpler with the 3 3/4-inch EVPII figures. They are selling well so I think they might be on to something. I am not just talking Star Wars. Reaction has plenty of licenses that continually do well and sell out. Back to the Future, Goonies, and Terminator just to name a few. (more…)