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Repurchasing – But Why?

Repurchasing – But Why?

About a year ago I wrote an article for this blog about the rediscovery of older Transformers lines and toys I had in my collection and how the

Rediscovery

Rediscovery

Transformers toys have been coming out at an appreciable pace for decades now. Aesthetics have changed favourites have returned technology has evol

Collector Interview 80 – Russell Humphreys

Collector Interview 80 – Russell Humphreys

Shop Transformers at TFSource Some may call Russell a bit of a completist when it comes to his collecting but he just loves the hunt. After yea

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

THE VINTAGE VIEW #8: Takara C-325 Generation 1 Greatshot (part 1)

THE VINTAGE VIEW #8: Takara C-325 Generation 1 Greatshot (part 1)

You know what we havent done in a while? A Vintage View article! Which is a shame especially as theyre one of my personal favourite things to wri

Lost To Us

Lost To Us

The more Transformers you buy online especially second-hand or vintage the more you increase the likelihood of receiving items that are not quite as

Collecting – The 2020 Effect

Collecting – The 2020 Effect

So far 2020 has been a year which has had an unprecedented effect on the lives of almost every person on the planet one that will be talked about we

COUNTDOWN: 7 facts about Transformers Car Robots to celebrate the 20th anniversary

COUNTDOWN: 7 facts about Transformers Car Robots to celebrate the 20th anniversary

Oh hey heres something that will make many of us feel old before our time - this week sees the 20th anniversary of theTransformers: Car Robots l

Collector Interview 78 – Lee Cheney

Collector Interview 78 – Lee Cheney

I first met Lee Cheney at TFNation in the UK in 2019 but before that had gotten to know him thanks to a string of photographs posts and projects he

G1 Reissues – Into 2020

G1 Reissues – Into 2020

Generation 1 Transformers are all the rage and they have been for some time. Does that automatically mean that its exactly what the Transformers toy

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