We have seen the release of two Matchbox cases the last couple of weeks. The Q case with the Olds Vista Cruiser Sapphire Gem, and now the K Case, which is the standard case. Two more standard cases to go, plus one more Sapphire Case. Wheel Collectors just got the K Case, and as always … Continue reading Case Report: Matchbox 2018 K Case
Lamley Purge eBay items I get the question "How large is your collection?" all the time. I have no idea. What I do know is smaller than most. My actual collection sits on my office walls in Carney Displays, in my closet in Jammer cases, and in some cabinet drawers next to my desk. My … Continue reading Something in my collection you want in yours? It’s #lamleypurge time.
As I have done all year, I open an International Case first, a US Case second. So here is the N Case: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZPCZwhSSDS4
As expected, the response to the new Forza Motorsports set in the Hot Wheels Entertainment line has been, let's say, positive. The talk will be the Silvia, but there isn't a weak model in the group. So each model deserves a photo showcase, and those are coming. For now, let's focus on the card art. … Continue reading Video is done, now time for the pics. Let’s start with the Hot Wheels Forza card art.
This is the third Forza-themed mix for Hot Wheels Entertainment, and let's say they are now 3-for-3. Here is a look at the new set, including the beautiful new Nissan Silvia S15. Enjoy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lt8qZkMQpos
No, you won't get a ton of Pop Culture coverage from me. I think I have documented enough that while I totally appreciate the quality of the models, having a cartoon character plastered on the side of an obscure Hot Wheels premium model is not something the revs the engines so-to-speak. (Although the Hot Wheels … Continue reading The latest Hot Wheels Pop Culture Marvel Avengers set is here, and it brings with it a crazy, heavy, zamac motorcycle thingy.
And here we are. 2018 essentially in the books. At least when it comes to what we know is coming. These still need to hit the stores of course, and there are still quite a few premium mixes to come. But Hot Wheels 50th is coming to a close, and we do what we always … Continue reading Case Report: 2018 Hot Wheels Q Case, the last case of the year.
Fall/Winter 2018 will be the season of RX-7. Tomica Limited Vintage got the diecast world's attention with the announcement of the FD3S Mazda RX-7, set to debut next month. And the fun will continue through the end of the year. Two in September, one in October, and now, just announced, two more in December. And … Continue reading Order 1, or order 5. Just make sure you reserve a few Tomica Limited Vintage FD3S RX-7 at Japan Booster.
Don't confuse these two: At first glance they look exactly the same. At second glance the differences come through, but there aren't many. It's a pair of British Roadsters, the 1958 Jaguar XK140 and 1963 Austin-Healey 3000 MK2, and they will close out the Matchbox 2018 year in Mixes L and M. These are both … Continue reading The British are coming! Look for this pretty pair of Matchbox Roadsters closing out 2018.
Part 1 of a walk-through of all 2019 Matchbox New Models, filmed at the Gathering of Friends Convention. Me and Abe, with some cool models and a dope beat. Part 2 and 3 coming soon. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n8RNNssqUpU