Sunday 23 February 2014

Rise of Cobra Night Raven (2009)

From the (largely forgotten) movie, here it is: the 2009 version of the Cobra Night Raven! Ripcord not included. Thank Christ.

Saturday 22 February 2014

Episode 177

Last week was the New York Toy Fair, and there was much rejoicing. There was also LOTS of news from our favourite franchises! So this week, Gerry Anderson month takes a break, and Sam, Becca, Phil and Glenn do some reportin'. And there was much rejoicing.

Wednesday 19 February 2014

Cybertrax: SOS Dinobots

Well hello there, my amateur paleontologists! Welcome to Jurassic Cybertrax, where Glenn and Mikey explore the dark side of Wheeljack's mindset, as he goes all John Hammond on us and creates three of the biggest, baddest and most dangerous Autobots that you ever did see: the Dinobots! No really, he spared no expense.

Sunday 16 February 2014

MOTU Classics Cringer and Battle Cat

Two toys I never thought I would own. Yes folks, it's Cringer and Battle Cat from the MOTU Classics line!

Sunday 9 February 2014

Generation One Rodimus Prime

This week it's the turn of Transformers, and a much maligned toy AND character. This is me, attempting to redress the balance somewhat, as I give you Rodimus Prime, Autobot leader of 2005!

Saturday 8 February 2014

Episode 176

Stand by for ACTION! This week sees the spotlight turned on the classic 1964 series Stingray, as Gerry Anderson month continues! Join Phil, Becca and Glenn as they look at this and more, including all of the news that's important to we geeks! Anything can happen in the next half hour!

Wednesday 5 February 2014

Cybertrax: Fire on the Mountain

After a couple of months away, Cybertrax is BACK! This week, we take a look at what happened to Jetfire, sorry SKYfire, after he was left to rot by the Autobots, sorry, given a heroes' send off and buried with full honours. TL; DR - he was turned into a minicab. Also, Megatron has "stress issues".

Monday 3 February 2014

Dread Tidings: HISS Tank IV

Join me, as I take a look at one of the weird and wonderful variants of the standard Cobra tank - the HISS IV!

Saturday 1 February 2014

Moriarty Recommends: Gerry Anderson's UFO

Episode 175

Today's the first day of Gerry Anderson month, and to kick us off, Becca's spotlighting one of the lesser lauded entries in Anderson oeuvre, the 1970 live action sci-fi series UFO! Also, joining Jii, Becca and Glenn this week is a special guest. A special guest from another excited. And afraid. Very afraid. Stick with us though, because not only do we have all the news that's fit to discuss, we also take on one of Jii's biggest pet peeves...