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Tag: 'Masterpiece'




  “… evil cannot exist without good.” Thomas Aquinas. Being in quite a reflective mood lately, I’ve also been thinning down my collection somewhat. So I decided what better time to revisit some of the items I will be keeping and do all new galleries for them. I started with my previous post of MP-10 Mode […]

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Takara (and Hasbro) make it really easy for the fans to contract that most common of collectors ailments, repaint / redeco fatigue. In fact I would say that where the masterpiece line is concerned, Takara are excelling at it and look set to head into the stratosphere by re releasing some (if not all) previous […]

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Takara Masterpiece MP-36 Megatron

April 27th, 2017 | posted by Eddie


  No messing about with any pre review exposition, straight into it. Initial thoughts; whoa, that looks nice but man that’s a lot of pins and folds and a pants waist line Simon Cowell would be proud of. At the time of announcement I was bereft of an MP Megatron, sure I have MP-05 but […]

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Takara Masterpiece MP-35 Grapple

March 14th, 2017 | posted by Eddie


I must confess to knowing very little about Grapple (the character), his distant cartoon appearances eluded me and I struggle to recall any memorable storylines he was involved in during the Marvel UK Comics years. I do recall however seeing him on the toy shelves along with his red counterpart knowing that I wanted him, […]

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Mastermind Creations Ocular Max PS-07 Artifex

March 7th, 2017 | posted by Eddie


I’m on fire here, not literally of course, well not unless I’ve suddenly taken to practising spontaneous combustion. No, the fire I speak of is having shelled out 4 reviews in as many weeks ! It’s a personal record not devoid of merit considering my schedule, yay me ! My self applauding aside we are […]

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Fans Toys FT-16 Sovereign

February 17th, 2017 | posted by Eddie


It will do you no good Autobot … I made a promise to myself some years back, I’d reached a crossroads with my collecting passion. The promise was simple and honest, I would stick to only collecting the characters that appeared in the first season of the original G1 cartoon. This meant that it would […]

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