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Hasbro 2014 Year of the Horse Optimus Prime

November 14th, 2017 | posted by Eddie

Now the more regular of followers (and perhaps the eagle-eyed) will note that I did a Gallery for this figure back in April of last year (2016). This is true but I’d felt a compulsion to take another look as I wasn’t overly happy with those previous images.

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2016 – A Half Year in Collecting: Part One

August 14th, 2016 | posted by Eddie

As I tend to do a review or brief blog on the figures I acquire as I go along it’s never occurred to me to contemplate doing a yearly review or overview. However after considering it, mainly due to my eye being caught by ST-01 Alpha Pack sitting there on the shelf almost daring me […]

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Platinum Edition – Year of the Horse Optimus Prime

April 13th, 2016 | posted by Eddie

This figure was released in 2014 to celebrate the Chinese New Year. It’s a repaint of MP-10 Convoy and has some but not all of the formers accessories, omitted are Roller and the Spike Whitwicky figure. A much maligned figure YotH Optimus Prime has drawn the most criticism due to it’s colour scheme, which I’ll […]

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Hasbro Generations Leader Class Jetfire

January 12th, 2016 | posted by Eddie

Micromaster Level Review   Now as you may have noticed, for those who follow me here on the website or over the varying social media platforms, I don’t tend to review the newer lines of figures. This is in no way a reflection upon their place, relevance or quality, more because I have a very […]

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Hasbro Masterpiece Starscream MP-07

November 6th, 2015 | posted by Eddie

Another release of the MP-11 mold ? Is this bad comedy…………maybe not ! Hasbro’s latest Masterpiece offering is another release of the (TT) MP-11 mold. Previously they have given us the excellent Acid Storm (MP-01) and the fan dividing Sunstorm (MP-05), now it’s Starscreams turn……..again. The packaging is following the now standard Hasbro Masterpiece boxes, […]

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Hasbro Masterpiece Sunstorm MP-05 Customs – Coneheads

August 24th, 2015 | posted by Eddie

Codename: Coneheads 2.0 After doing Nemesis Grimlock I decided I’d try my hand at the Coneheads utilising the MP-11 mold (Hasbro’s MP-05 version). The one thing I wanted to do was to keep the wing configuration the same and apply the original paint scheme to that, obviously I had to have the actual “cone-head” too. […]

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