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SDCC: NECA Previews Golden Girls, Karate Kid Action Figures

SDCC: NECA Previews Golden Girls, Karate Kid Action Figures Day One of SDCC is in the books, but not without some very special action figure reveals from NECA, a toy company known for its life-like renditions of famous pop culture characters.  First up is an impressive wave of Golden Girls action figures. Blanche may have been “the only...

Toy Fair 2018: McFarlane Toys’ Star Trek, Stranger Things, And Walking Dead Preview Is A Love Letter To Fans

Toy Fair 2018: McFarlane Toys’ Star Trek, Stranger Things, And Walking Dead Preview Is A Love Letter To Fans McFarlane Toys showed off their arsenal of incoming, hyper-detailed, well-accessorized action figures for their Star Trek, Stranger Things, and The Walking Dead licenses today at New York Toy Fair.  Perhaps most hotly anticipated...

Toy Fair 2018: Indie and Trendsetter Toys Dominate Day Two

Toy Fair 2018: Indie and Trendsetter Toys Dominate Day Two The second day of Toy Fair NY brought new roll-outs from fan-favorite indie toy companies.  Far smaller than goliaths Mattel and Hasbro, indie companies often get their start on crowdsourcing platforms like Kickstarter and serve niche and/or marginalized demographics.  One of the...

Toy Fair 2018: DC Collectibles Debuts New Statues, Figures, and Bombshells

Toy Fair 2018: DC Collectibles Debuts New Statues, Figures, and Bombshells DC Collectibles is in top form at this year’s New York Toy Fair.  Though their display of incoming action figures and prop replicas is impressive, the emphasis seems to be on statues.  By crafting PVC (vinyl) statues in a number of scales, DC Collectibles offers a...

Check Out the New Web Series Super Dork House!

Check out the new web series Super Dork House and endure my shameless plug

Check out the new web series Super Dork House and endure my shameless plug Hey guys! Legion of Leia founder Jenna Busch here! Indulge me while I shamelessly plug a new web series. I actually think you guys will love it! I’m part of a new show called Super Dork House, which has been an absolute blast to do! You can subscribe to the channel...

Why the Loss of Toys R Us Would Be a Loss for Feminism

Why the Loss of Toys R Us Would Be a Loss for Feminism With Toys R Us’ recent bankruptcy filing, store closures are expected post-holiday season.  This will not only be a blow to the toy industry; it could negatively impact our cultural, feminist progress as well. I know.  That sounds extreme and overstuffed, one writer taking simple store...