Action Figure Fury http://www.actionfigurefury.com Action Figure and Toy News, Reviews, and More! Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:45:01 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 Introducing Work in Progress Wednesday! http://www.actionfigurefury.com/introducing-work-progress-wednesday/ http://www.actionfigurefury.com/introducing-work-progress-wednesday/#comments Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:45:01 +0000 http://www.actionfigurefury.com/?p=53535 Here at Action Figure Fury, we love all kinds of collectibles and customs are no exception. The community is passionate about their collections, and whether it be to fill a void left by companies or simply to quell a creative itch, customs provide the perfect canvas. As it stands, we want to further recognize artists […]

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Introducing Work in Progress Wednesday!

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Target Exclusive Black Series Shadow Squadron Set – How To Get It Without A Massive Headache http://www.actionfigurefury.com/target-exclusive-black-series-shadow-squadron-set/ http://www.actionfigurefury.com/target-exclusive-black-series-shadow-squadron-set/#comments Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:54:10 +0000 http://www.actionfigurefury.com/?p=53515 If you have been collecting the newish 6-inch Star Wars Black Series figures, you probably already know that there is a Target Exclusive Black Series Shadow Squadron Set incoming very soon. I was able to snag one last night and I’m going to tell you exactly how to get it without getting a major headache […]

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Target Exclusive Black Series Shadow Squadron Set – How To Get It Without A Massive Headache

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A Call to Action (Figures): Horror Figures http://www.actionfigurefury.com/call-action-figures-horror-figures/ http://www.actionfigurefury.com/call-action-figures-horror-figures/#comments Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:41:19 +0000 http://www.actionfigurefury.com/?p=53470 It’s October, which means I’m filling my DVR with TV edits of classic and not-so-classic (Leprechaun: In the Hood, anyone?) scary movies. I’ve heard lots of theories for why humans watch horror: it gives us an adrenaline rush, it puts a corporeal form to our anxieties, it helps us to make sense of some of […]

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A Call to Action (Figures): Horror Figures

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Full-Size Scalers Series 2 Incoming – Xenomorph and Jason Voorhees http://www.actionfigurefury.com/full-size-scalers-series-2-incoming-alien-jason-voorhees/ http://www.actionfigurefury.com/full-size-scalers-series-2-incoming-alien-jason-voorhees/#comments Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:34:50 +0000 http://www.actionfigurefury.com/?p=53509 Full-Size Scalers are the newest entry into NECA’s extremely cute line of collectibles that actually have a function. They have already announced several different scales, including 2-inch, 3.5-inch, and 12-inch, and now they are ready to announce Full-Size Scalers Series 2! Full-Size Scaler are the 3.5-inch version, aka the middle of the bunch. They like […]

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Full-Size Scalers Series 2 Incoming – Xenomorph and Jason Voorhees

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Vintage 12 Back Star Wars Action Figures Increase in Value by 108,233% http://www.actionfigurefury.com/vintage-12-backs-star-wars-action-figures-increase-value-108233/ http://www.actionfigurefury.com/vintage-12-backs-star-wars-action-figures-increase-value-108233/#comments Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:21:55 +0000 http://www.actionfigurefury.com/?p=53499 Brian Semling of Brian’s Toys, Inc. announced the “Brian’s Toys 12 Back Set Index” to reflect the retail value of the original 12 Star Wars action figures for toys in near mint to mint condition.  The original total retail value of these 12 toys was $24.00, or $2.00 per action figure in 1978 and has […]

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Vintage 12 Back Star Wars Action Figures Increase in Value by 108,233%

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DC Collectibles May 2015 Solicits – Batman Animated Series, Arrow, and More! http://www.actionfigurefury.com/dc-collectibles-may-2015-solicits-batman-animated-series-arrow/ http://www.actionfigurefury.com/dc-collectibles-may-2015-solicits-batman-animated-series-arrow/#comments Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:58:37 +0000 http://www.actionfigurefury.com/?p=53484 The DC Collectibles May 2015 solicits have been announced and it looks like there are going to be a lot of happy people. As with most solicitations, there is something for nearly everyone, whether you like action figures, statues, bookends, or whatever else, these solicitations have it. If you are a fan of the Batman […]

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DC Collectibles May 2015 Solicits – Batman Animated Series, Arrow, and More!

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Masters of the Universe Classics Rio Blast Review http://www.actionfigurefury.com/toy-review/masters-universe-classics-rio-blast-review/ http://www.actionfigurefury.com/toy-review/masters-universe-classics-rio-blast-review/#comments Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:34:39 +0000 http://www.actionfigurefury.com/?post_type=os_toy_review&p=53468 When it comes to Mattel’s Masters of the Universe Classics line, my typical buying guideline has to do with “what figures did I own as a child”?  Keep in mind, in general, I am notoriously non-nostalgic.  While I’ve been collecting G.I. Joe for over thirty years, I’d much rather see new and exciting takes on […]

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Masters of the Universe Classics Rio Blast Review

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Trademark Recon – Hasbro registers “Visionaries” themed copyrights http://www.actionfigurefury.com/trademark-recon-hasbro-registers-visionaries-themed-copyrights/ http://www.actionfigurefury.com/trademark-recon-hasbro-registers-visionaries-themed-copyrights/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:30:46 +0000 http://www.actionfigurefury.com/?p=53407 File this under “could be nothing, could be something” but some eagle eyed folks over at ToyArk noticed that several new trademarks were registered for at the United States Patent & Trademark Office.  These trademarks call back to a familiar, yet somewhat unheralded 1980s toyline called “Visionaries”. As a fan of G.I. Joe from back […]

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Trademark Recon – Hasbro registers “Visionaries” themed copyrights

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Gentle Giant 12-inch G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero on Pre-Order now http://www.actionfigurefury.com/gentle-giant-12-inch-g-joe-real-american-hero-pre-order-now/ http://www.actionfigurefury.com/gentle-giant-12-inch-g-joe-real-american-hero-pre-order-now/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:22:52 +0000 http://www.actionfigurefury.com/?p=53412 For a while now, Gentle Giant has been working some magic with their Jumbo vintage Star Wars line, taking classic old school figures and “super sizing” them to a 12″ scale.  It’s a very interesting marketing tactic that has worked quite well for Star Wars…well enough, in fact, that Gentle Giant announced they were doing […]

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Gentle Giant 12-inch G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero on Pre-Order now

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Scott “Toy Guru” Neitlich has moved on from Mattel http://www.actionfigurefury.com/scott-toy-guru-neitlich-moved-mattel/ http://www.actionfigurefury.com/scott-toy-guru-neitlich-moved-mattel/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:15:41 +0000 http://www.actionfigurefury.com/?p=53404 In a report that I can only describe as “surprising”, friend of the fans Scott “Toy Guru” Neitlich has resigned from his position at Mattel and moved on to work for another toy company.  He has been with Mattel for 9 years, and been the face of the franchise for Masters of the Universe Classics, […]

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Scott “Toy Guru” Neitlich has moved on from Mattel

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