Monthly Archives: March 2015

Talking Toys: Action Figure Exclusive #20 – Death Squad Commander

Death Squads aren’t particularly kid-friendly groups of people, right? Didn’t stop Kenner from naming an action figure for them. What we now know as the Star Destroyer Commander was originally called the Death Squad Commander, and Taylor & Jeff discuss … Continue reading

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Minisode 13 – The Completist Mentality

┬áCompletist: an obsessive, typically indiscriminate, collector or fan of something Is this you? Is it Taylor? Is it Jeff? It’s probably Jeff. It MIGHT be Taylor in certain areas. Either way, it’s a topic of discussion among collectors. When is … Continue reading

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Talking Toys: Action Figure Exclusive #19 – Faker

Apparently people in Eternia were VERY easily duped. All it took to get a spy in your enemy’s midst was to build a robot that looked vaguely like the person it was impersonating. As evidence: Faker, the “Evil Robot of … Continue reading

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Episode 34 – Toxic Crusaders

Another Talking Toys, another R-rated 80’s property that got turned into a cartoon and toy line for kids! Troma Studios is not known for its quality or its family-friendly themes, but that didn’t stop Playmates from launching a toy line … Continue reading

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Talking Toys: Action Figure Exclusive #18 – Stormtrooper

There’s one, set for stun! And thus was born arguably the greatest troopbuilder ever made: The Imperial Stormtrooper! The white armor, the black body suit, the helmet that looks vaguely human. These guys are coooooool. Taylor and Jeff dissect the … Continue reading

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