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Grail

Grail

The nature of Transformers collecting is such that the collections themselves inevitably take some kind of shape and when we recognise where that sha

BadCube, Good Toys? (Part 1 – Brawny)

BadCube, Good Toys? (Part 1 – Brawny)

Transformers are popular minibots are popular Masterpiece is popular. Takara Tomy have just put the elements of that formula together and created Ma

Meeting Expectations – Part 6

Meeting Expectations – Part 6

I keep thinking this series of articles have been put to bed and that newer Masterpiece or 3rd Party toys can go under a new banner. However in orde

Mech Ideas Bluster and Trench – TF Un-Animated

Mech Ideas Bluster and Trench – TF Un-Animated

The cancellation of Transformers Animated was a tragedy to many collectors and fans in no small part due to the fact that a fourth season expanding t

Ambassadors – Part 6

Ambassadors – Part 6

Ambassadors Part 6. You know the score by now surely. Although I do think one thing bears repeating our contributors that are picking their line ca

Four Figure Hobby

Four Figure Hobby

Everywhere you look now in vintage Transformers collecting every niche and sub-category the bitter end items that are required to polish off a secti

Masterpiece or Not?

Masterpiece or Not?

Could this be a masterpiece or a Masterpiece even? It was meant to be. Once upon a time Takara Tomy considered releasing a Huffer (or Drag) to go

(Not a) Vintage Year

(Not a) Vintage Year

Paint chips? Loose joints? Questionable paint application? Damaged packaging? This is all part of the territory when it comes to collecting vintage Tr

Even More News To Me

Even More News To Me

The passage of time continues to bring us brand new discoveries in the vintage world of Transformers and pre-Transformers collecting. Were nearing th

Is It Conceivable? – Part 3

Is It Conceivable? – Part 3

Welcome to the jungle. This is no place for collectors who dwell in the safe confines of AFA cases or between walls of MISB Japanese Transformers. The

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