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Old May 2 2013, 03:56 AM   #2926
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Not exactly action figure related, but I opened up an etsy shop today. One of my items is a Hawkeye mini figure necklace.

http://www.etsy.com/shop/MissKiraBartonsPlace
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Old May 2 2013, 08:10 AM   #2927
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@OdoWan...the contrast in quality between the wave one and wave two Superman figures is stunning isn't? The wave one Superman looks superb, while the wave two looks like crap. I think I might've mentioned that I'll be holding out for wave two Zod in his full suit.
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Old May 2 2013, 09:03 PM   #2928
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I'm pretty sure the wave 2 Superman is the exact same figure as the wave 1 figure, just with a chain. I can't really say that wave 2 looks worse than wave one, since wave 1 Zod suffers from the same giant head problem that plagues Faora, and armored Zod looks fantastic.

Matty Collector has been revealing the SDCC exclusives, and this is the one for DC Club Infinite Earths

Is this a fucking joke? They tease us that it's going to be a fully new tooled figure (it's not) and a fan demanded character (it's not.) You can still walk into a Toys R Us anywhere and find the classic Shazam! and Black Adam two pack. Not to mention the fact that this will be exactly the same as a no frills standard figure, just at a premium exclusive price. All that aside, the figure looks unbelievable awful! That hood! Holy crap, how did anyone think that was acceptable. That element alone is enough to make me not buy this.

It kinda feels to me like they accidentally promised we would see a SDCC exclusive, and then just yanked a figure that was intended for DC Unlimited so that they didn't have to bother actually making something.
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Old May 2 2013, 09:17 PM   #2929
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The hood looks ridiculous on it.
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Old May 2 2013, 11:29 PM   #2930
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Baking cupcakes with Clint and Tasha:











Nom nom nom nom.

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Old May 2 2013, 11:33 PM   #2931
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That was one of the best chapters yet. I like how Clint looks like he's reclining and resting on one of the cupcakes in the fifth picture.

"All this baking and eating has worn me out!"
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Old May 2 2013, 11:48 PM   #2932
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Bonus photo- this was accidental, I swear. I dropped them and they landed in this position.



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Old May 2 2013, 11:50 PM   #2933
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Guess this is Chapter 69, then.
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Old May 3 2013, 12:26 AM   #2934
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The fact that you actually baked those tiny cupcakes just makes this chapter epic.
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Old May 3 2013, 01:20 AM   #2935
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I can't believe they actually came out of the little pans.
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Now I want KM™ brand mini-cupcakes.

Somebody. Contact her. Find a way to market these. Now!
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Old May 3 2013, 02:20 AM   #2937
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I'm setting up my little Avengers Cinco de Mayo party now. I'll post photos on Sunday.
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Old May 3 2013, 05:14 AM   #2938
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Bonus photo- this was accidental, I swear. I dropped them and they landed in this position.



I guess they're both really into... knees.
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This thread is making me hungry now
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You're not the only one.
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