Vault Tales 271 FigureFrenzy Pufferfish, TroutPerch, Perch, Crocodile shark

Start of a new year! So let’s start with a variety of fish! Colorata Saltwater Fish 1 Tiger Pufferfish Our first fish of 2022 is the Tiger Pufferfish from Colorata, number 14 in the original Saltwater Fish box set. It’s a magnificent figure, lots of detail and colour. As is is common with about halfContinue reading “Vault Tales 271 FigureFrenzy Pufferfish, TroutPerch, Perch, Crocodile shark”

Vault Tales 270 FigureFrenzy Binturong, Macaw, Beaded lizard, Fire salamander

Quick look at some figures of modern animals, in the usual wide range of types and quality…a few of them are great. A few of them…are definitely figures. Of tetrapods. You’ll see. Play Visions Binturong (?) So, first off, a figure that I am so glad to have! A mystery figure of sorts…this is theContinue reading “Vault Tales 270 FigureFrenzy Binturong, Macaw, Beaded lizard, Fire salamander”

Vault Tales 268 FigureFrenzy Ichthyosaurus, Opabinia, Ammonite, Stethacanthus

All prehistoric! All aquatic! All kinds of different taxonomic groups. And wildly diffefrent companies. Just a small glimpse of the range of figures I have I guess. Dinotales Series 2 Ichthyosaurus We’ll start with a figure from a series that, of course, I’ve looked at many times before, from Kaiyodo Dinotales series 2. In thisContinue reading “Vault Tales 268 FigureFrenzy Ichthyosaurus, Opabinia, Ammonite, Stethacanthus”

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”