Monthly Archives: May 2015

Talking Toys Special Edition – The TIM BARON Interview

As you know, Talking Toys sometimes takes a detour into some not QUITE toy-related topics. Today is one of those times. Sort of. Tim Baron is a friend of the show, and a terrific artist, so we wanted to promote … Continue reading

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Minisode 15 – ReAction Reactions

Funko has been releasing some figures for the last year or so that have toy collectors on cloud 9. The ReAction figures have been a hit with just about everyone. The retro card designs and the minimal articulation are designed … Continue reading

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Talking Toys: Action Figure Exclusive #23 – Ram Man

The scene: Mattel pitch meeting, circa 1981 The dramatis personae: Cliff and Earl, Toy Designers and Max, Mattel Executive Cliff: So for our next figure, we have something a little different Earl: Yeah, instead of the same basic body, we … Continue reading

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Episode 36 – Army Gear

Say hello to the coolest toys you never heard of. Taylor suggested this line, and Jeff had NO idea what he was talking about, and NOW they’re both scouring eBay for playsets! It was the 80s, so everything transformed into … Continue reading

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Talking Toys: Action Figure Exclusive #22 – Jawa

Taylor & Jeff get small on this edition of Action Figure Exclusive as they talk about the Jawa! Vinyl cape or soft goods, which will they prefer?? And is the Jawa gun really cool, or is it a little lame … Continue reading

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