Odds ‘n Ends > SWB6″, Power Lords, Mordles & Robo Force, ReAction Figures

I hope you all enjoyed Star Wars Black Week! I’ll also be reviewing Han Solo, Leia and Greedo soon. And of course, don’t forget to enter our Trygg Poftu contest for a chance to win a Series 2 Boba Fett! Our partner CollectionDX has had some great reviews recently, including OMFG! Series 3 and the […]

New OMFG “Blood Rage” Exclusives On Sale Monday

I know a lot of you are fans of October Toys‘ OMFG figurines (as am I), so I figured you’d want a heads-up on the upcoming translucent red “Blood Rage” exclusive versions of waves one and two, which will go on sale this Monday at noon at Shelf Life. Single sets will be $10 with a two-set limit […]

OMFG! Series 2 deadline coming soon

The deadline for OMFG! Series 2 is coming up in two days! The characters in this round include: 1. Puke Knight – designed and sculpted by Jared DeCosta (aka redjarojam) from Massachusetts 2. Shirtle – designed by Kenjitron from Hawaii and sculpted by George Gaspar from Los Angeles 3. Cry-Borg – designed by Andrew Scribner […]

Five (More) Questions With > October Toys

I first interviewed the good folks at October Toys way, way back in 2008. Given the recent success of their OMFG figures, I decided it was time to check in with them again. Codename: October Toys Specialty: Toymakers Base of Operations: www.octobertoys.com History: Formed in 2004, October Toys is a purveyor of fine toys and […]

Voting Begins for OMFG Series 2

Voting for OMFG Series 2 (series 1 review) has started over at October Toys. First check out all the entries on this page, then vote here (you’ll need to register for their forums to vote). My submission – for a Poe figure (drawn by MechaShiva) – is #354. It’d be pretty cool if everyone voted […]

Review > OMFG Series 1 (October Toys)

You may remember October Toys as the makers of the Z.O.M.B.I.E. minifigures I reviewed way, way back in October 2008. In that review I said the figures reminded me of the M.U.S.C.L.E. toys of the 1980s. It seems OT’s fondness for M.U.S.C.L.E. was even greater than I imagined; four years later, we now have OMFG! […]

Odds ‘n Ends > June 24, 2011

Today’s Odds ‘n Ends is mostly stuff I’ve meant to write about but never got around to it. First up: this piece over on OAFE, revealing how Toys R Us prices items higher in stores in wealthier areas. October Toys is developing OMFG!, a homage to M.U.S.C.L.E. and Monster in My Pocket figures from the […]