Vault Tales 267 FigureFrenzy Smilodon, Alphadon, Macrauchenia, Hyena

Time to look at a random group of mammal figures. Most are prehistoric, and one is just really old! Old as in, the figure is relatively old (early half of 19th century) as opposed to representing really old animals…that were made more recently (in every case, really recently–like last 10 years recent). Anyway, let’s getContinue reading “Vault Tales 267 FigureFrenzy Smilodon, Alphadon, Macrauchenia, Hyena”

Vault Tales 261 MojoFUN Megacerops (Brontotherium)

Today, looking at a figure of one of my personal favorite prehistoric mammals, Megacerops. This particular one is the figure made by MojoFUN in 2013, number 387155, part of their Mojo Prehistoric series. It was released–and is still listed–as Brontotherium, which is considered synonymous with Megacerops. Whatever the name, I recall being very excited forContinue reading “Vault Tales 261 MojoFUN Megacerops (Brontotherium)”

Vault Tales 256 – Shelf Profile – Dinosaur/Prehistoric Toy Highlights

So, today it’s another visit to the shelves…I can’t believe that the last time I did one of these was over 200 posts ago! I have a lot of shelves, one would think the Random Number Generator would have hit one again. But here we are, and this one features fewer figures, all officially toys,Continue reading “Vault Tales 256 – Shelf Profile – Dinosaur/Prehistoric Toy Highlights”

Vault Tales 255 FigureFrenzy Betta, Capybara, Catfish, Wiwaxia, Mammoth+Smilodon

Another FigureFrenzy! And it’s going to be very random…all over the place, really. Little of everything. Although they’re all small, and all part of larger sets so…unifying features? Marmit World of Tropical Fish Betta First up, another aquarium fish figure from Marmit, a Siamese fighting fish or Betta. Very familiar species, although the choice ofContinue reading “Vault Tales 255 FigureFrenzy Betta, Capybara, Catfish, Wiwaxia, Mammoth+Smilodon”

Vault Tales 248 Run the Set Safari Ltd Prehistoric Mammal Skulls toob

Another toob set! This time a prehistoric one again, featuring more skulls! I looked at some other Safari toob sets before–a dinosaur skull toob and, related to today, a modern mammal skull toob. So today it will be the third and what appears to be final Safari skulls toob, the Prehistoric Mammal Skulls toob! TheContinue reading “Vault Tales 248 Run the Set Safari Ltd Prehistoric Mammal Skulls toob”