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Toychest Time Machine: BEASTY BEARS by Tonka (1991)

Toychest Time Machine: BEASTY BEARS by Tonka (1991)

Posted On: January 19, 2015

There are lots of different kinds of stuffed bears out there, but none quite as “beastly” as Beasty [...]

Toychest Time Machine: Kenner’s BEETLEJUICE Action Figures

Toychest Time Machine: Kenner’s BEETLEJUICE Action Figures

Posted On: October 18, 2013

Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice! As a product of the 90’s this refrain should stir up feelings of nostalgia and [...]

Toychest Time Machine: Remembering Kenner’s ‘Snare Arm Swamp Thing’ (1990)

Toychest Time Machine: Remembering Kenner’s ‘Snare Arm Swamp Thing’ (1990)

Posted On: April 04, 2013

After two major films and a long-running comic book, 1990 saw DC Comic’s Swamp Thing branch out into [...]

Toychest Time Machine: Stone Protectors (1993)

Toychest Time Machine: Stone Protectors (1993)

Posted On: January 30, 2013

Whether you want to admit it or not, I think we all remember those god-damned Troll dolls from [...]

Toychest Time Machine: TMNT Universal Studios Monsters (Playmates)

Toychest Time Machine: TMNT Universal Studios Monsters (Playmates)

Posted On: October 19, 2012

As an avid toy collector I admit that a big part of the hobby for me is ‘the [...]

Toychest Time Machine: Fire, Wood, Water… Battle Beasts!

Toychest Time Machine: Fire, Wood, Water… Battle Beasts!

Posted On: August 27, 2012

Battle Beasts (originally called Beastformers) were first released by Takara in Japan and were released in the US [...]

The Rube’ Review: Vampyre Hearse – Lego ‘Monster Fighters’ Series

The Rube’ Review: Vampyre Hearse – Lego ‘Monster Fighters’ Series

Posted On: June 15, 2012

I usually don’t do reviews on new toys but I just couldn’t pass this one up. I originally [...]

Duncan Yo-Yo – A Special Public Service Announcement from The Rube

Duncan Yo-Yo – A Special Public Service Announcement from The Rube

Posted On: May 09, 2012

In 2009 Columbia University did a survey of young adults and drug use. The end result was this: [...]

Freddy Kruger and Snake Plissken Join the Cast of G.I. Joe

Freddy Kruger and Snake Plissken Join the Cast of G.I. Joe

Posted On: February 17, 2012

I was looking for a great way to cap off this week and thanks to Brian over at [...]

What Time is It? It’s Adventure Time with Jazwares’ Officially Licensed Toy Line!

What Time is It? It’s Adventure Time with Jazwares’ Officially Licensed Toy Line!

Posted On: February 02, 2012

EDITOR’S NOTE: I’d like to officially introduce you to our newest member to the SKC crew, Rob Meyer! [...]