Vault tales 42 Kaiyodo Dinotales Series 2 Smilodon Skull

Who makes it? Kaiyodo Dinotales, Series 2. Number 48 (the series were numbered continuously–this skull would have been the 24th in the second series) When did it come out? Pretty close to 2000 Still available? Nope. These sets were available as blind box prizes with (terrible) candy for less than a year at a time.Continue reading “Vault tales 42 Kaiyodo Dinotales Series 2 Smilodon Skull”

Vault tales #29 Kaiyodo Dinotales Liopleurodon v2

Who makes it? Kaiyodo, as part of the Dinotales line. Series 1 (but see below) item number 011.2 When did it come out? Bit of history here…The first series of Dinotales came out in 2001. A set of 24 blind bag figures that needed to be put together (for the most part) using as modernContinue reading “Vault tales #29 Kaiyodo Dinotales Liopleurodon v2”

Vault Tales 10 Kaiyodo Dinotales Plateosaurus

Who makes it? Kaiyodo as part of their Dinotales line, Series 5 to be exact, the A version (more brown). The item number is 90A (the Dinotales stayed pretty consistent with their numbering over several series) When did it come out? About 2006 Still available? Only in auctions and other lot sales. These were limitedContinue reading “Vault Tales 10 Kaiyodo Dinotales Plateosaurus”

Vault Tales 8 Kaiyodo JPIII Spinosaurus Skull

Who makes it? Kaiyodo as the ‘chase’ figure for their Coca-Cola/JPIII tie in series. As a chase figure, they don’t always have numbers in the series, just SP When did it come out? With JPIII so…2001? Still available? Probably, on the after market sales and auctions. Like mine…they were only sold with Coke products whenContinue reading “Vault Tales 8 Kaiyodo JPIII Spinosaurus Skull”