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DC Universe Flashpoint Action League Review: Project Superman & Batman

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Flashpoint isn’t just a universe without the Flash; it’s a whole universe without Bruce Wayne and Superman. And without those two, everything is different. Also, this review contains some major spoilers for Flashpoint. Read the rest of this entry »

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February 28th, 2012 at 12:00 am

LEGO DC Super Heroes Review: Superman vs. Power Armor Lex #6862

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The announcement of LEGO Batman wasn’t nearly as groundbreaking as the notion that LEGO gets access to the full DC Universe. But LEGO is playing it safe with the first wave of LEGO DC Super Heroes and packaged three iconic characters together – Superman, Wonder Woman and Lex Luthor!

Superman’s arch enemy Lex Luthor has built a kryptonite-powered robot and has captured Wonder Woman. Can Superman dodge the strength-sapping power of Luthor’s kryptonite gun and make light work of his evil nemesis! Read the rest of this entry »

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January 5th, 2012 at 12:00 am

DC Universe Action League Review: Superman & Wonder Woman

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The biggest problem with the Batman the Brave and the Bold Action League line was the simple issue of there not being any female characters. After years of begging and pleading from the fans, Mattel finally threw us a bone with the first female Action League figure! Read the rest of this entry »

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June 20th, 2011 at 12:00 am

DC Universe Action League Review: Superman & Bizarro

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If there was absolutely necessary figure to be given Action League treatment besides Batman, it’s the blue Boy Scout: Superman! And with the first wave, Mattel wasted no time getting the man of steel made. Now it’s just a question of how long until we’re sick of his variants.

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February 9th, 2011 at 12:00 am