Vault Tales 170 ToyTrio Cretoxyrhina, Dragon Moray, Dolly Varden

We’ve got another trio of figures for this week, and we’re going fully aquatic again! And all featuring figures that have stories behind them, for very different reasons. Let’s go swimming! Safari Ltd. Prehistoric Sharks toob Cretoxyrhina First up we have another figure from the sadly discontinued Safari Ltd Prehistoric Sharks toob, this time theContinue reading “Vault Tales 170 ToyTrio Cretoxyrhina, Dragon Moray, Dolly Varden”

Vault Tales 164 ToyTrio Snail, Amur catfish, Trilobite

So here we have yet another varied bunch of figures…from a varied bunch of companies. But they’re all aquatic, so that’s a connection!? FUL Snail (Periwinkle) large and small marine sets First up, a quick look at a pair of FUL marine set figures. This is the second snail from the set (I looked atContinue reading “Vault Tales 164 ToyTrio Snail, Amur catfish, Trilobite”

Vault Tales 145 ToyTrio Ayu, Brown trout, Wels catfish

So, another trio and this time it’s all (mostly) freshwater fish! All of them being ones that are frequently caught by anglers, for various reasons. Plus, I don’t think any of these fish figures are actually still in production anymore…so there’s that. Yujin Freshwater Fish Pictorial book 1 Ayu Our first one is a fishContinue reading “Vault Tales 145 ToyTrio Ayu, Brown trout, Wels catfish”

Vault Tales 120 ToyTrio Vauxia, Reef Manta, Paradisefish

Here we have another ToyTrio, with a chance to revisit a figure from an earlier, revisit a set I mentioned once, and visit a set I’m very fond of for the first time! Safari Cambrian toob Vauxia This first one is a look again specifically at the Vauxia figure from the recent Cambrian Life toobContinue reading “Vault Tales 120 ToyTrio Vauxia, Reef Manta, Paradisefish”

12 Days of FISHMAS! Day TWELVE!

Day twelve of the Twelve Days of Fishmas! Day eleven can be found here. The tag for the whole set will be here. On the twelfth day of Fishmas cladistics gave to me… Twelve figures from the Eupercaria! Eleven fish near the top Ten Syngnatharia+Pelagiaria Nine Percomorpha Eight basal Neoteleosts Seven basal euteleostomorphs Six crownContinue reading “12 Days of FISHMAS! Day TWELVE!”