Was one of the first robot toys i had (or remember having) as a kid. Even managed to find one still in the original packaging. I want to have more than this guy (but just in the color scheme above)
My first 1/6th scale bot from ThreeA. This was actually a pain in the butt to pose since the joints on the legs/ankles were very weak (with or without the heavy rocket launcher). This came in a ginormous box (see packaging below): Additional photos and larger pics on my flickr page.
– while most kids had Transformers toys back in the 80’s, I had this instead as my first transforming toy (it was a gift): Rex, from the slightly more obscure transforming toyline Converters (Avarians team/squad). By obscure, I mean that I only remember the name Rex, and google search results for transforming toys usually end up in either Transformers or Gobot universes. So chasing this baby down both on the web and on ebay took awhile. I’m guessing the white […]
– where it’s at! WWRp (World War Robot Portable) Auspublic Damn Large Martin and Iron Panda Large Martin by 3A Toys (threezero and Ashley Wood): Auspublic Damn Large Martin: Iron Panda Large Martin: thought i’d try something other than “unboxing” photos where you show details, packaging etc: ..
. I remember back in 1979? my grand dad asked what I wanted as a gift and remember pointing at a robot toy in a newspaper ad. He came back a year later and gave me this toy. At the time, I was disappointed since this wasn’t the robot that was in the ad. The toy got pretty beat up after a few years (around the mid 80’s) and I think it got thrown or given away. This is from […]