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Collector Interview 75 – José Antonio Suárez

Collector Interview 75 – José Antonio Suárez

It says a lot about the growth and health of the South American Transformers community - specifically Peru - that Jos Antonio Surez is actually th

Why Minibots are Loved

Why Minibots are Loved

This isnt the first time Ive written about Generation 1 Transformers Minibots for this blog but this time the focus of the article is not rare vari

Collector Interview 73 – Stephen Munson

Collector Interview 73 – Stephen Munson

I have been chasing Stephen Munson for a very long time to provide us with an interview. Since these features are as much - if not more - about the co

X-Transbots MM-IX – Klaatu

X-Transbots MM-IX – Klaatu

Over the past few years X-Transbots has brought its share of Minibots to the Masterpiece table. In fact the company is probably the biggest cont

FansToys FT-27 Spindrift

FansToys FT-27 Spindrift

I suppose everything about FansToys FT-27 Spindrift came as a surprise to me. I was not expecting them to veer into the world of early Generation 1 mi

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

Why Repaints?

Why Repaints?

Why repaints and remoulds? Why cant every Transformers toy be a completely new mould and something brand new to enjoy and explore? We all know the an

Slightly More News To Me

Slightly More News To Me

The law of diminishing returns dictates that beyond a certain point there is less reward and result for an equal amount of input. In terms of vintage

Who Will Buy My Collection?

Who Will Buy My Collection?

Have you ever had to justify your collection to a loved one? Have you perhaps occasionally had to assure your partner that your collection may be wort

The Lost Tribe

The Lost Tribe

Minibots got everywhere. They were in Generation 1 in North America and Europe on cards they came out in Japan in boxes and then cards they originat

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