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LEGO at Retail – Like Uncut Diamonds (For Thieves)
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Posted in Lego on 28 August 2014
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“While Legos aren’t exactly uncut diamonds (they’re not nearly as portable), as far as untraceable commodities go, they’re almost as good as cash. Thieves can sell unopened Lego sets, which are very difficult to track, almost immediately online for as much or more than the retail price. And if they sit on them for a […]

Mattel Disney PLANES Diecast: Nebraska Trials Racing 6-Pack – Close Up Look
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Posted in Disney Planes, Mattel Disney Planes Diecast on 28 August 2014
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Will this 6-pack actually contain ALL NEW SINGLES? Will a GENIUNE BONAFIDE MIRACLE occur? Will your eyes actually LIGHT UP at a ALL NEW BOX of PLANES? In any case, these PLANES look cool … #05 Fonzarelli #12 Piston #16 Firebird #17 Hammer #18 Jackson Riles and Strut Jetstream Dusty You can view more details […]

Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion – Coming in September
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Posted in Disney Star Wars on 27 August 2014
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“Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion.” The story unfolds during a dark time when the evil Galactic Empire is tightening its grip of power on the galaxy. Imperial forces have occupied a remote planet and are ruining the lives of its people.The motley but clever crew of the starship Ghost – cowboy Jedi Kanan, ace […]

Mattel Disney Planes Diecast: “Nebraska Trials Racing” 6-Pack
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Posted in Disney Planes, Mattel Disney Planes Diecast on 27 August 2014
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Holy consumer craziness! Could we actually get a 6-pack with ALL NEW releases? “For Dusty Crophopper, the small town plane, his big dream is to compete in the Wings Around the Globe Rally! But before he can do so, he must first prove to everyone that he has the speed and the skills. Inspired by […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS Toons: A “Cavern” Playset For the Radiator Springs 500½ Racers
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS Toons, Mattel Disney Pixar CAR Toons Diecast on 26 August 2014
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There’s a new “Cavern” playset for your Radiator Springs 500½ Toon diecasts. Tweet This Post

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS Diecast: Radiator Springs 500½, Wave 2 – Diecasts First Look
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS Toons, Mattel Disney Pixar CAR Toons Diecast on 26 August 2014
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Coming in Wave 2 … “Fillmore with Jugs” Off-Road Mater “Old Timer Sarge.” The names for Fillmore & Sarge are unofficial. There is one other unidentified release, it simple reads “RS500 Diecast.” It seems unlikely that it’s Ramone as RS500 Ramone is not “oversized” and thus priced accordingly like the others in this Toon series […]

Shop Mattel Coupon Code Sale
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Posted in Mattel on 25 August 2014
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Shop.mattel store is having a coupon sale … Sale ends on the 28th. Some items don’t qualify but most everything else seems to – there are CARS & PLANES items. If you search on CARS – that will bring up all of CARS, PLANES & HOT WHEELS items. Happy shopping! Tweet This Post

Mattel Disney Planes Diecast Poster 2014
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Posted in Disney Planes, Mattel Disney Planes Diecast on 25 August 2014
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There is a new PLANES poster up – it’s not terrible exciting but it’s a free PDF download. Thanks for the heads up, “RRichie09.” Tweet This Post

Mattel Disney Planes F&R: Deluxe Oversized Blazin’ Blade Ranger & Lil’ Dipper First Look
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Posted in Disney Planes Fire & Rescue, Mattel Disney Planes Fire & Rescue Diecast on 25 August 2014
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Since the new oversized deluxe come with a moving feature – do Lil’ Dipper or Dipper … wheels fold in?   “Blazin” Blade Ranger – presumably the same working feature of an open door and hook? (This is Blade Ranger as “CHoPs” helicopter cop – essentially a repaint with tinted glasses and helmet). Tweet This […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: TRU Sale on Original Flo’s V8 Cafe
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS, Mattel Disney Pixar CARS on 24 August 2014
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“Danrio” spotted this nice deal at TRU. It’s unclear how long the sale lasts or if it’s in store – but you can ship/pick up at store for free in case you don’t hit the $49 free shipping offer. This might even be lower than the original price back in 2006. I think I paid […]