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  • February 1, 2016
    With the release of three new body types for Barbie, Twitter user Will McFadden decided to create "Dad Bod Ken," a more realistically proportioned Ken doll. Nice choice of outfit, he really looks like he's not struggling through a midlife crisis at all. How do you think he lo... / Continue →
  • January 29, 2016
    Because diversity is important, Mattel has just announced that Barbie dolls will now come in three new body types: curvy, petite, and tall. Unfortunately, they did not take my advice and add a Voltron body type to the lineup. You just lost yourself a sale, Mattel. "We have t... / Continue →
  • January 13, 2016
    This is the Volkswagen Beetle toy that Redditor Muppaphone spotted in a taxidermied beetle exhibit at the Cleveland Museum Of Natural History. Those museum curators -- such a wild bunch! Seriously, they are though. Because one time I got a behind-the-scenes tour of a museum ... / Continue →
  • January 13, 2016
    These are the real Batman Vs. Superman Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots available from Mattel. The classic 'punch your opponent's head off' fighting game been updated with sound effects, and instead of their heads popping off, the whole character pops off the base when they've been de... / Continue →
  • December 14, 2015
    This is an SNL skit of a Star Wars toy commercial highlighting the differences between children (who play with the toys) and adult collectors (who preserve the toys in their original packaging and never touch them and only look at them). I actually know a couple hardcore Star ... / Continue →
  • November 25, 2015
    Did you know there's a new Star Wars movie coming out? That was news to me. Of course I only get my news from the postman who makes the trek to my mountain cave twice a year (once if the bridge trolls are on strike), so I'm usually a little behind. This is a video of Blendte... / Continue →
  • November 13, 2015
    These are a bunch of pictures of Barbie's face as compiled by Tumblr user tenaflyviper to show the doll's evolution over the past 56 years. She definitely went through some stages. What's your favorite year? I like 1962 and 1963 (that hair), 1966, 1971 (she looks like Marsha... / Continue →
  • November 11, 2015
    These are a bunch of shots of the interior of the upcoming LEGO Ghostbusters Firehouse Headquarters set. Looks pretty good. I am going to have so much fun building this and playing with it. I mean, provided my parents don't ruin my whole life by not buying it for me. "So yo... / Continue →
  • November 6, 2015
    This is a video from Youtuber PowerModz of Tickle Me Elmo getting blasted with a jet engine. You know, because some people have jet engines mounted to the back of their trucks and like to experiment with them. Poor Elmo never stood a chance. Now I totally get why they named ... / Continue →
  • November 5, 2015
    According to sources inside Disney, the company (along with Lucasfilm) plans to discontinue the manufacture and sale of any Slave Leia merchandise in the future. Will that make what already exists more collectible? One blogger with a self-storage unit full of Slave Leia merch... / Continue →