Vault Tales 204 Run the Set WingMau Lizards

I’m going to be looking at another full set today, the Wing Mau set of lizards. I have visited one of the individual figures once before, but I’ll go over the full set of 12 now. It’s an interesting set that features a number of species that we don’t otherwise see made as figures. AndContinue reading “Vault Tales 204 Run the Set WingMau Lizards”

Vault Tales 198 Run the Set Kaiyodo Takara ChocoQ Amazing Animals

It’s a Run the Set today, a few figures from one of the last Kaiyodo Choco animal series. In this case, it was a set called Amazing Animals, released with Takara in the rebranded ‘ChocoQ’ line. This occurred after Kaiyodo parted ways with Furuta in about 2003 (I think); from what I recall, Kaiyodo hadContinue reading “Vault Tales 198 Run the Set Kaiyodo Takara ChocoQ Amazing Animals”

Vault Tales 197 FigureFrenzy Japanese weasel, Sidneyia, Marine iguana, Fukuiraptor

Today’s newest Figure Frenzy is a bunch of random figures again! So much fun! This time, though, we have two from Safari, and two from Kaiyodo–demonstrating some variety in on what those companies can do. Kaiyodo ChocoEgg Animatales Japanese Weasel First we have a figure from the Kaiyodo ChocoEgg Animatales series, the Japanese weasel. ItContinue reading “Vault Tales 197 FigureFrenzy Japanese weasel, Sidneyia, Marine iguana, Fukuiraptor”

Vault Tales 173 ToyTrio Hammerhead Shark, Manta Ray, Knob-tail Gecko

Starting the year with what might be described as…very random figures. Most of which are, at best, okay. But they’re all part of larger sets so there’s that. Let’s get to it. Safari Ltd Endangered Species-Marine toob Great Hammerhead Shark First up, we have a Great Hammerhead shark toob figure from Safari Ltd. They haveContinue reading “Vault Tales 173 ToyTrio Hammerhead Shark, Manta Ray, Knob-tail Gecko”

Vault Tales 136 ToyTrio Lotus Flower, Blue Spiny Lizard, Powan

Today’s trio is all over the place…in terms of species, company and quality! Safari Flower Toob Lotus Flower Well, first up we have a plant. The lotus flower from the Safari Ltd Flowers toob, product number 682904 from 2013. As a set, it is certainly different; I’m sure I’ve mentioned before how unusual it isContinue reading “Vault Tales 136 ToyTrio Lotus Flower, Blue Spiny Lizard, Powan”