Vault Tales 182 FigureFrenzy Hyena, Spinosaurus, Polar bear, Sea turtles, Sasquatch

So I decided to change things up a little, as mentioned at the end of my last post. It felt like it would be more fun to do more figures, with shorter discussions. Unless, of course, it warrants more discussion. So I’m labelling these FigureFrenzies! Lots of fun stuff (I hope). Let’s do this! PaniniContinue reading “Vault Tales 182 FigureFrenzy Hyena, Spinosaurus, Polar bear, Sea turtles, Sasquatch”

Vault tales 179 – Clades – Euchondrocephali

Already another ‘clades’ post, but this time one with a few more figures at least! This one will be Euchondrocephali–a group of shark-like chondrichthyan fish that are more closely related to the holocephalans (the modern ratfish Chimaera and elephantnose fish Callorhinchus). The funny thing is that for the longest time, these fish were assumed toContinue reading “Vault tales 179 – Clades – Euchondrocephali”

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 170 ToyTrio Cretoxyrhina, Dragon Moray, Dolly Varden

We’ve got another trio of figures for this week, and we’re going fully aquatic again! And all featuring figures that have stories behind them, for very different reasons. Let’s go swimming! Safari Ltd. Prehistoric Sharks toob Cretoxyrhina First up we have another figure from the sadly discontinued Safari Ltd Prehistoric Sharks toob, this time theContinue reading “Vault Tales 170 ToyTrio Cretoxyrhina, Dragon Moray, Dolly Varden”

Vault Tales 163 ToyTrio Ornithomimus, Giganotosaurus, Anomalocaris

All prehistoric Trio today! Wide range of odd animals… GeoWorld Jurassic Hunters Ornithomimus First up we have another Jurassic Hunters from GeoWorld. This time we are looking at a figure from Series 1 (the previous Thescelosaurus was Series 2), part of the original dinosaurs release, item number CL353K. It’s an interesting figure, to say theContinue reading “Vault Tales 163 ToyTrio Ornithomimus, Giganotosaurus, Anomalocaris”