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More News To Me – 2018 Edition

More News To Me – 2018 Edition

The more G1 and Reissue Transformers I buy and focus on it seems there is more to discover. Of course there is such a thing as the law of diminishin

Good Surprise, Bad Surprise

Good Surprise, Bad Surprise

The ability to still be surprised by Hasbro and TakaraTomy when it comes to new Transformers releases is both good and bad. On the one hand when they

What do we want from Reissues?

What do we want from Reissues?

What do we want from the seemingly fresh line of reissue G1 Transformers that are being stocked in Walmart and seemingly come from Hasbro Asias stabl

Backlog

Backlog

It may seem like the most luxury first world problem that a toy enthusiast could ever have but some Transformers fans do find themselves with a back

What’s Not New?

What’s Not New?

Recently TakaraTomy unveiled a number of new Masterpiece Transformers releases while Hasbro unveiled a new approach to reissuing Generation 1 Transf

Iconic

Iconic

The new series of The Toys That Made Us debuts on Netflix tomorrow and one of the four new episodes is about the Transformers. Itseems like a good

What is Mint?

What is Mint?

Baby dont hurt me. The definition of mint can be obtained in a toy collecting context from many sources such as grading companies toy sellers and

News to Me – 2018 Edition

News to Me – 2018 Edition

Every once in a while I put together an article like this for the Source Report which consists of vintage Transformers and pre-Transformers discoveri

Gimmicks

Gimmicks

Transformers by their nature are a gimmick. Toy cars planes animals etc that turn into action figures or vice versa. Within our beloved toy line

Collector Interview 69 – Wayne Wong

Collector Interview 69 – Wayne Wong

Wayne Wong may be a UK-based Transformers collector but hes different to most of us based here in that he grew up with Japanese Generation 1 shows l

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