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Is It Conceivable? – Part 5

Is It Conceivable? – Part 5

Is It Conceivable? – Part 5

Some of us have dreams when it comes to toy collecting. Complete a collection of variant minibots own a particular sub-line of pre-Transformers have ...

Leap Of Faith

Leap Of Faith

Leap Of Faith

If you change your mind Im the first in line. Honey Im still free take a chance on me. But what if you dont have time to make up your mind? A spl ...

Inspiration

Inspiration

Inspiration

The Internet has a lot to answer for. While a majority of what (and who) turns up online should be re-buried there are some bastions of hope intelli ...

Look Closely

Look Closely

Look Closely

Toy catalogues are wonderful things weve even looked at them before on Source Blog here and here. In addition to the waves of nostalgia washing over ...

Escalation – A Collector’s Story

Escalation – A Collector’s Story

Escalation – A Collector’s Story

Its 1984 and youre too young to remember The Transformers. Its 1986 and youve seen Arrival from Cybertron on television and VHS many times. You ...

Contentment

Contentment

Contentment

We take an interest in toys and buy Transformers to make ourselves happy but its hard to be happy. More accurately it is hard for some of us to sta ...

Alternators Artwork Gallery – Part 2

Alternators Artwork Gallery – Part 2

Alternators Artwork Gallery – Part 2

The packaging for a Transformer is so much more to most of us than just a container for the toy were after and a pretty picture or two designed to en ...

Alternators Artwork Gallery – Part 1

Alternators Artwork Gallery – Part 1

Alternators Artwork Gallery – Part 1

What makes us buy a Transformer? Maybe its the developed character from a comic cartoon movie or game. Maybe its the design of the toy itself or ...

Mail-away G1 Transformers – Part 2

Mail-away G1 Transformers – Part 2

Mail-away G1 Transformers – Part 2

One mans pegwarmer is anothers mail-away rarity. While toys like G1 Ratchet were common as muck and available everywhere in North American and Europ ...

Mail-away G1 Transformers – Part 1

Mail-away G1 Transformers – Part 1

Mail-away G1 Transformers – Part 1

I never had that one as a kid! Many collectors will tell you that their first foray into adult toy buying was fuelled by a potent mixture ofnostal ...


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