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DC Universe Action League Review: Orange Lantern Larfleeze with Glomulus

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Several years ago, Geoff Johns at DC comics introduced a concept that in hindsight seems stupidly obvious: what if there were lanterns of every color. Grabbing the rainbow, Hal Jordan soon found himself facing off against Yellow Lanterns, Red Lanterns, Blue Lanterns, the Star Sapphires (violet, I guess) and a single Orange Lantern. Read the rest of this entry »

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February 4th, 2013 at 12:12 am

DC Universe Action League Review: Green Lantern Hal Jordan with Cannon Construct

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DC Universe Action League Green Lantern Hal Jordan with Cannon Construct
Out of the blue, the new wave of the DC Universe Action League (which in retrospect is a terrible name when trying to Google these figures) showed up at my local Wal-Mart… and already on clearance. This sixth wave was originally shown off at Toy Fair 2013, but something tells me Mattel wasn’t thrilled about making an entire series dedicated to Flashpoint, only to have DC introduce the New 52. Read the rest of this entry »

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January 28th, 2013 at 12:00 am

Green Lantern Movie Action League Review: Shackling of Krona

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In the final Green Lantern movie Action League pack, I realized they never included a Parallax for the Lanterns to fight. In fact, of nine figures release only one of them is a bad guy. Well, Sinestro will be a bad guy but I’m not counting that. Read the rest of this entry »

Green Lantern Movie Action League Review: Origin of Fear

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The second of the Green Lantern movie Action League packs really makes me wonder who is in change of character selection at Mattel because I don’t think anyone has been clamoring for a Green Man. Read the rest of this entry »

Green Lantern Movie Action League Review: First Day on Oa

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It took me ages to find the Green Lantern Action League 3-packs the first time around, so I assumed the second back of movie-centric sets never got made as well. Then one day on a whim, I was browsing eBay and managed to find all of them shipped for cheaper then it would cost me to drive to the nearest Wal-Mart and hope they had them in stock. When I know it costs me $6 just in tolls to go toy shopping, online prices feel more reasonable. Read the rest of this entry »