Preview: Matchbox Kroger-Exclusive Candy Series

Coming to a Kroger near you. That means, Ralph's, Food4Less, Smith's, City Market, Fry's, and a whole lot of others. Matchbox indulged its sweet tooth and went full candy for this Kroger set, and they sent me a set to preview. A nice mix of licensed models, packaged in some cool car art. Here is … Continue reading Preview: Matchbox Kroger-Exclusive Candy Series

Hot Wheels L Case Highlights, including a trio of fantastic new models

The last couple of cases seemed to tell us Hot Wheels was closing up shop for 2019, giving us recolors and a random new model. And then BAM! A Class, Lamborghini, and one hell of a Panamera. So a video of the highlights first, and photos coming (you'll see on the video I've already taken … Continue reading Hot Wheels L Case Highlights, including a trio of fantastic new models

Finding MORE gems in Hot Wheels 9-packs

The nerdiest of nerdy collecting: looking for cool stuff in Hot Wheels 9-packs. It has paid off several times.  The exclusives, the occasional error, and wheel variations.  Those are what I look for, and I've had some pretty legendary finds.  Twice I've found wheel variations that were never reported found elsewhere.  I'll have to share … Continue reading Finding MORE gems in Hot Wheels 9-packs

My Super Treasure Hunt Drought is over.

Hey it's my blog, so I can celebrate here if I want to.  I just found my first 2018 Super Treasure Hunt in the wild.  Hooray for me. I have always argued that the best thing about Supers is finding them, randomly.  Many love the brickseek-watching, overnight-raiding, early door warming no-holds-barred pursuit of Supers, and … Continue reading My Super Treasure Hunt Drought is over.