Vault Tales 143 ToyTrio Tawa, Coelophysis, Tyrannosaurus

So today’s trio is going to be a variety of dinosaur figures, all relatively recent releases! As it works out…it kind of acts as a very basic family lineage of the theropod (meat-eating) dinosaurs. If I arrange them in the right order…which I did. It’s also why it felt more right to put them togetherContinue reading “Vault Tales 143 ToyTrio Tawa, Coelophysis, Tyrannosaurus”

Vault Tales 142 ToyTrio Marlin, Mackerel and Rummynose Tetra!

This ToyTrio is features three very different fish from very different companies…enjoy! Schleich Sea Animals Blue Marlin First off, we have a great little figure from the second time Schleich put out marine animals, their blue marlin! Item number 14556, this one came out in 2005 and was the first in the line to beContinue reading “Vault Tales 142 ToyTrio Marlin, Mackerel and Rummynose Tetra!”

Vault Tales 129 ToyTrio Housecat, Brachiosaurus & Mammoth pair

A ToyTrio today and it’s…diverse. Again. Which is probably an accurate reflection of the animal figures in the house to be honest. I’m going to just jump right in. CollectA Mini Box Dinosaurs 2 Brachiosaurus Here we have another figure from a CollectA Mini Dinosaurs box. Set 2 this time (I did an full RunContinue reading “Vault Tales 129 ToyTrio Housecat, Brachiosaurus & Mammoth pair”

Vault Tales 122 Schleich Smilodon

Ah, Schleich. For a company that was so integral to my collecting, for so long, you’d think it would have come up more. Alas, it has not–possibly because I have found new homes for the vast majority of what I once had. Interestingly, I have discussed another figure from this particular line before, the GiantContinue reading “Vault Tales 122 Schleich Smilodon”

Vault tales 112 – Clades – Pliosaurs

So we are back with another Clades discussion–one that, unlike other clades posts, does not even begin to cover all of the possible figures out there! That’s right, the predatory beast of Jurassic and early Cretaceous (maybe late Triassic?) seas, the Pliosaurs (properly, the Pliosauroidea…) These animals are famous in books and documentaries for beingContinue reading “Vault tales 112 – Clades – Pliosaurs”