Vault Tales 264 Monterey Bay and Wild Safari Giant Squid

We’re going to look at a pair of figures from Safari Ltd today, two different takes on the same animal. I am speaking of their larger figures of the Giant Squid (the photo and title probably gave that away…!) I decided to look at the two since they are from the same maker, within aboutContinue reading “Vault Tales 264 Monterey Bay and Wild Safari Giant Squid”

Vault Tales 259 Safari Ltd WS Prehistoric World Dunkleosteus

Today I’m going to just look at a single figure, one which really showed a change in the game for the Safari prehistoric figures. This is of course the Dunkleosteus, number 283329. It was released in 2007 (in what was then the Wild Safari Dinos & Prehistoric Life series), and continues to be available today.Continue reading “Vault Tales 259 Safari Ltd WS Prehistoric World Dunkleosteus”

Vault Tales 258 FigureFrenzy Axolotl, Barracuda, Lemur, Diplocaulus, Torpedo Ray

Another day, another very random bunch of figures. Again, a pretty broad range of animals and companies. Kaiyodo Takara ChocoQ Animatales Pets Axolotl Here we have another excellent figure from the Kaiyodo Takara ChocoQ Animatales Pets series. This one is from series 4, so it was after the split between Kaiyodo and the original FurutaContinue reading “Vault Tales 258 FigureFrenzy Axolotl, Barracuda, Lemur, Diplocaulus, Torpedo Ray”

Vault Tales 250 Run the Set Toys Spirits Super Long Moray Mascot

It’s going to be a fast one today, but a really unique one. A set that came out recently (I received them in August, I think?), it’s a series from a Japanese group called Toys Spirits. As best as I can tell, this is one of many lines produced by or for Bandai; Toys SpiritsContinue reading “Vault Tales 250 Run the Set Toys Spirits Super Long Moray Mascot”

Vault Tales 245 FigureFrenzy Sea Cucumber, Sea Star, Pipefish, Garden eels, Goby

It’s been a while since I did a random figure frenzy, but here we are! Five figures from varying companies, of varying quality. And all represent marine animals (although I don’t think they coexist…) FUL (Nayab?) Sea Cucumbers large & small First up, a pair of weird little figures that I picked up at variousContinue reading “Vault Tales 245 FigureFrenzy Sea Cucumber, Sea Star, Pipefish, Garden eels, Goby”