Vault Tales 228 FigureFrenzy Futabasaurus, Salmon, Velociraptor, Xenacanthus, Teleoceras

More random figures. Possibly more random than normal! Even a figure that was customized (not the first one I’ve discussed, I think. But a weirder one). Mostly prehistoric animals though. That’s something. Playmates Dinosaur King Futabasaurus Visiting another Dinosaur King figure again already? Yup, another wave 2 figure, and one that I had really wanted.Continue reading “Vault Tales 228 FigureFrenzy Futabasaurus, Salmon, Velociraptor, Xenacanthus, Teleoceras”

Vault Tales 217 Run the Set Lido Nabisco Prehistoric Mammals

Today is a more classic vintage set–a series of plastic prehistoric mammals! Featuring some very, very unusual species (and a few expected familiar ones). As was kind of common in the 1950s and 1960s, these were giveaways with Nabisco cereals. Sets of monochromatic animal figures of various themes and sources were not uncommon (Marx andContinue reading “Vault Tales 217 Run the Set Lido Nabisco Prehistoric Mammals”

Vault Tales 209 FigureFrenzy Deinotherium, Neanderthal, Andrewsarchus, Chasmaporthetes

Oooh! Prehistoric mammal FigureFrenzy today! And quite the range of figures and companies while we’re at it! Let’s see! Starlux Deinotherium Our first figure is the elephant-like Deinotherium Starlux, released in 1973 with the item number FS40044. It was probably the first decent representative figure of the genus, and some of that is pretty clear.Continue reading “Vault Tales 209 FigureFrenzy Deinotherium, Neanderthal, Andrewsarchus, Chasmaporthetes”

Vault Tales 203 FigureFrenzy Wrasse, Moorish idol, Acanthodiian, Nurse shark, Mammalodon

Going with an aquatic theme today! Mostly a variety of fish, and then one prehistoric mammal as well! Bunch of interesting animals though. Let’s take a look! Colorata Coral Reef Fish Humphead Wrasse & Moorish Idol To start with we have two figures from the Colorata Coral Reef Fish box. As it was, the RandomContinue reading “Vault Tales 203 FigureFrenzy Wrasse, Moorish idol, Acanthodiian, Nurse shark, Mammalodon”

Vault Tales 192 FigureFrenzy Barylambda, Glyptodon, Cassowary, Quetzal, Baobab

Well here’s a range of figures from all kinds of companies featuring all kinds of species…even a tree! Who would have thought!? Lido Nabisco Barylambda First up, a figure from the 60s, back when cereal came with awesome toys! Possibly more famous for their dinosaurs series, Lido was a plastic toy maker that also madeContinue reading “Vault Tales 192 FigureFrenzy Barylambda, Glyptodon, Cassowary, Quetzal, Baobab”