Kastor’s Retro Reviews

February 27, 2008

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Finally the new home is OPEN

January 6, 2008

Hi all just wanted to give all an update.  Kastor’s Korner has a new home @ http://www.kastorskorner.com/   This week will see the long over due HML3 final review as well as DCUC wave one.  We should also have some Mattel answers soon


ManBat, now I’m caught up.

August 10, 2007

Well the Four Horsemen have done it again, giving us an amazing figure.  The Batman in the pictures is there for size comparison only.  The outer boxes are huge and well done for fun time opening this figure. 

After opening the first box you get a Wayne Enterprises fax about the contents of the box. Very nice touch. 

  

After that you have to take out a furry box, which when opened glows red and makes noises at you.   

         

Now on to the figure one of the best things, besides the sculpt, is the feel of the figure.  Old Kurt has some fuzzy areas on his back and the whole figure has a leatherly feel to him. He is a good size and well detailed. 


     

With this new addition to the Bats bad guys we have 7 to Superman’s 8. 

In closing a great figure and well you can see Rory aproves.

I will be off the weekend but check Fwoosh for coverage of the new DCSH or now DCC line at Wizard World, and come back on Monday for Stan “The Man” Lee.


SDCC 2007 Day 1

July 26, 2007

Hasbro had its big panel today and we got some surprises go over here to find out more

 Also for a good run down of pics check out Figures.com

 Remember to watch out tomorrow for the Big Mattel News about DCSH and the JLU.

Oh one final note Cyborg Superman has been bought from a TRU in CA Thank you Matel for finally shipping this figure (click for Pic). 


SDCC 2007 preview Night

July 25, 2007

Well time is upon us and tonight is preview night.  Its time for the biggest geekfest of the year.  While I can’t go this year I can link you to where the info is and thanks to my new friends over at the Comic Crypt we have our first pics of Hasbro’s upcoming Marvel figures. 

 At this link ( sorry you have to join the site, but a GREAT place) you will see parts of ML 4 (Blackbolt, Punisher, 1st app. Daredevil) and the new Icons ( Jean, Nightcrawler, and DareDevil). 

 I will try to update this post and have some news as the convention goes on.

 Update:

Hasbro Fantastic Four– If this line looks as good as the pics this will be the best FF figures ever!!!

Hasbro Spidy 3 ( It is one wave to skip)

Hasbro Marvel Legends 4– Nice figures just hope they look this good. 

 New Update for better Superhero Squad and Icons Pics go here