Toy Review: Mastermind Creations’ Azalea

MMC Azalea

This warrior definitely doesn’t come off as “delicate”!

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If You Lost It All…(Part 2)

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Cast of TF Noir?


Last week we explored an intriguing question posed by UK Transformers collector Alex Kirk: ”If for whatever reason you lost all of your Transformers collection tomorrow, what figure would you buy back first?”. We expanded the question to include the first 3 toys a collector would buy as either a collection rebuild, …

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If You Lost It All… (Part 1)

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Any 3 of these 5 for me


If for whatever reason you lost all of your Transformers collection tomorrow, what figure would you buy back first? That excellent question was asked by Alex Kirk at a UK Transformers meet recently and created some fascinating discussion and introspective analysis. After the initial wave of “Nothing, I’d be free!” responses, everyone who was asked the question gave some very …

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Review: Fansproject’s F(x) Sigma L

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No mind control needed to love the latest in Fansproject’s Function X line!

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D.A.I. Stack – Not Powered Convoy

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Running pose = keeper


Not-Powered Convoy is a wholly accurate description of KFC’s D.A.I. Commander Stack repaint of the earlier ”Citizen Stack”, KFC’s attempt at a Masterpiece Ultra Magnus. That’s not to say this isn’t a great figure that’s fit for a purpose, however the question is whether or not it actually fulfils any of the purposes it was designed for, that is, a Masterpiece Ultra Magnus …

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Toy Review: Takara MP-20 Wheeljack

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The Autobot handyman gets the Masterpiece treatment!

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The Top 10 (Plus Some) Collector’s Club Figures

Nexus Prime_2The first five membership figures.
For over 10 years now, FunPublications has held the Transformers Collector’s Club license and have produced dozens of toys as Club Store Exclusives and free membership incentive figures. We’re taking a look at the best Club figures released to this point (not BotCon affiliated toys … that’s another list). Taking into account mold choice, representation of the …

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MakeToys Quantron

Transformers’ most intelligent combiner gets the body of a linebacker!

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FansToys FT-05 Soar (Blue)

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Swoop?


FansToys have created a problem for themselves, their first 3rd Party offering Quakewave was almost universally acknowledged as one of the best 3rd Party products ever to hit the Transformers collector market. After that, their decision to tackle Masterpiece-style Dinobots, or “Iron Dibots” led to their version of Dinobot Slag, FT-04 Scoria, and certainly I believed it to be every bit as good as Quakewave although …

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Collector Interview 29 – Dan Ghile

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President of the Furry Association of Transfans


Dan Ghile is a UK Transformers fan, artist and collector who has inspired me this year. Meeting and spending time in real life with collectors like Dan, Richard Irvine-Brown, Sid Beckett,  as well as oldies like Morgan Evans, …

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