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Collector Interview 76 – Tara “TJ”

Collector Interview 76 – Tara “TJ”

For a very long time I have wanted to feature a Transformers collector whose entry point to the hobby was significantly different to the majority of

What Makes A Transformers Toy Great?

What Makes A Transformers Toy Great?

Is it possible to apply a pre-agreed set of criteria to any Transformers toy in order to decide if it is worthy of being called great? Is it possible

Plus Implications

Plus Implications

TakaraTomy have just announced their latest Masterpiece Transformers addition MP-14+ Alert Anime Color Edition. Instead of a straight up reissue of M

The Power of Fiction

The Power of Fiction

Influence is a funny old thing childhood experiences and preferences weigh heavily on us as do the tastes and decisions of our friends and collectin

Meeting Expectations – Part 4

Meeting Expectations – Part 4

Mount Masterpiece The relentless wave of new Transformers products - comics toys official or otherwise - continues unabated. Its a challenge for e

Meeting Expectations – Part 1

Meeting Expectations – Part 1

In the world of Transformers collecting instant gratification is big - just listen to the complaints when a package is late. So this pre-ordering gam

Who Is Tigertrack? – Part 2

Who Is Tigertrack? – Part 2

Who is Tigertrack and why does he deserve a Transformers Masterpiece release? Thats the question we asked last week and we saw that yellow was the c

Binaltech: Asterisk BTA-01 to BTA-03

Binaltech: Asterisk BTA-01 to BTA-03

Once in a while spin-offs can be enjoyed more than the source. I prefer Stargate Atlantis to SG1 Deep Space 9 to TNG Spawn: The Undead to Spawn and

What Now? (The New Masterpiece – Part 2)

What Now? (The New Masterpiece – Part 2)

What if Hasbro dont release the Lamborghini Countach moulds as part of their Masterpiece Transformers line? What if Takara Tomy dont do a second pro

Good Good Timing (The New Masterpiece – Part 1)

Good Good Timing (The New Masterpiece – Part 1)

My timing was not good. Just as the hysteria and popularity surrounding the Takara Tomy Masterpiece Transformers line was reaching record heights and

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