Toy Soldiers: War Chest Pits MOTU, G.I. Joe, and Your Favorite Toy Genres Against One Another

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Movies like the Toy Story trilogy have shown us what it would be like if our favorite childhood toys came to life when we weren’t looking… But what if those toys were a little more aggressive than the lovable characters depicted in the Disney/Pixar world? A new video game from Ubisoft explores just that notion with a toy room filled […]

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To boldly grow what no gnome has grown before

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Chris Patrick (Random Items) is a fan of all things vintage and retro, with a particular fondness for 1980s robots, classic video games, and anything that blends those two things.

Chris joined the Allspark community in 2002 and has been a member of the News and Content team since 2014.
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We don’t often cover horticulture accessories here at the Allspark, but ThinkGeek’s Star Trek garden gnomes are just too awesome to let pass without a mention! I know there’s a joke to be made here about Kirk romancing the green-thumbed ladies…

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Platinum Reissue Trypticon with Package Art!

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MrBlud is one of the "highly esteemed" moderators of Transformers Discussion and the Convention forum here on the Allspark. He also occasionally helps post news articles. He likes both the robots and the ponies and would probably cop to liking G.I Joe too if you corner him,

Thanks to Cybertron Philippines we have our first look at Reissue Trypticon and his admittedly awesome packaging art. This is the original Trypticon NOT the Gigastorm remold and this upcoming version looks to contain everything he did during his original release. With a reported cost of around $199 his asking price certainly matches his fictional size!

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IDW GAMES SET TO ADAPT POWERS INTO A SERIES OF TABLETOP GAMES

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Greg is the owner and operator of The Allspark website and social media. Since 1999, The Allspark has provided up to date news, information and discussion about Transformers, Comics, Video Games and everything in between.
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AWARD-WINNING COMIC SERIES COMES TO GAMING IN 2015 San Diego, CA (April 4th, 2015) – IDW Games is on the case! Get ready to hunt down the city’s super-powered serial killers in a new line of tabletop games based off the Powers graphic novels. Powers, byBrian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming, is an Eisner Award winning super hero noir series […]

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Four forgotten toy lines ripe for revival, plus one we never want to see again!

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Chris Patrick (Random Items) is a fan of all things vintage and retro, with a particular fondness for 1980s robots, classic video games, and anything that blends those two things.

Chris joined the Allspark community in 2002 and has been a member of the News and Content team since 2014.
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We were going to call this nostalgia blast “Only 80s kids will remember THIS!” but then we included a toy from the 1960s.

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