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”

Vault Tales 183 Run the Set Yowies Australia Series 1

Going to look at another set today–the first series of Australian Yowies! It was a big set, with 50 figures (not counting variants) but I have managed to get a number of them. Let’s take a quick look! I did discuss one of the figures in detail once before, the Northern Mastiff Bat, and visitedContinue reading “Vault Tales 183 Run the Set Yowies Australia Series 1”

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 171 ToyTrio Giant Kangaroo, Giant Cheetah, Woolly Mammoth

A new ToyTrion featuring three small figures of notable very large animals, all mammals this time! All extinct, and all with presence in the Pleistocene…Let’s see what we have. Yowies Lost Kingdom Giant Short-faced Kangaroo This first figure is an example of why the original Yowies Australia figures were so great. For the first twoContinue reading “Vault Tales 171 ToyTrio Giant Kangaroo, Giant Cheetah, Woolly Mammoth”

Vault Tales 151 ToyTrio Two Salamanders and a Lungfish

So here’s a few figures connected by being…air breathing vertebrates? Sure, let’s say that. Otherwise they’re very, very different. COG “Cool Reptiles” Green salamander First off, I’m starting with a small salamander figure from a bucket set called Cool Reptiles from COG Ltd. Even though it seems to contain more amphibians than reptiles…anyway, I recentlyContinue reading “Vault Tales 151 ToyTrio Two Salamanders and a Lungfish”