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COLLECTING THOUGHTS: Plastic crack – caring for GPS toys

COLLECTING THOUGHTS: Plastic crack – caring for GPS toys

These days a big part of the fun in toy collecting is sharing any new items that come your way with fellow fans online. Theres nothing quite like

THE VINTAGE VIEW #11: Generation 1 Pretender LANDMINE

THE VINTAGE VIEW #11: Generation 1 Pretender LANDMINE

Just last week we started a bit of a journey with having a look atone of the more contentious parts of the original Transformers toyline - Pretend

COUNTDOWNL 14 non-G1 Transformers reimagined with G1 toys

COUNTDOWNL 14 non-G1 Transformers reimagined with G1 toys

In case youve missed it over the last month or two Ive joined forces with Transformers reviewers TFSquareOne & Toybox Soapbox to form a po

THE VINTAGE VIEW #10: Generation 1 Pretender Cloudburst

THE VINTAGE VIEW #10: Generation 1 Pretender Cloudburst

Its fair to say that Ive chosen some pretty exciting Generation 1 bots for the Vintage View articles Ive done so far. After all how much better

COUNTDOWN: 14 G1 toys compared to their 1986 prototypes

COUNTDOWN: 14 G1 toys compared to their 1986 prototypes

A little while back (actually it was almost a year ago - what even is time anymore?) we did an article on unreleased Transformers toys that seemin

THE VINTAGE VIEW #9: Takara C-325 Generation 1 Greatshot (part 2)

THE VINTAGE VIEW #9: Takara C-325 Generation 1 Greatshot (part 2)

One funny thing that I think I rarely acknowledge about collecting both vintage toys alongside a more modern line-up is how the mood can wax and wan

BOX ART BREAKDOWN: The #TFBoxArtChampionship 1989 league is here!

BOX ART BREAKDOWN: The #TFBoxArtChampionship 1989 league is here!

The rumours are true... the event youve all been waiting for has returned... yes the Transformers Box Art Championship is finally back! Wait

TOY OF THE WEEK: Takara C-310E Fire Guts God Ginrai

TOY OF THE WEEK: Takara C-310E Fire Guts God Ginrai

Welcome to thelatest instalment in our Toy of the Week series and todaywere taking a look at one of the most orange Transformers ever - its

COUNTDOWN: 10 curious things to see in classic Generation 1 toy catalogues

COUNTDOWN: 10 curious things to see in classic Generation 1 toy catalogues

Toy catalogues are fun arent they? Little folded pamphlets of joy that never fail to inspire desire and few could claim to be quite as enticing

TOY OF THE WEEK: Generation 1 Kup

TOY OF THE WEEK: Generation 1 Kup

Welcome to thelatest instalment in our Toy of the Week series and today were celebratingthe upcoming Studio Series 1986 toys by going back a

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