Matchbox

The Matchbox 2020 New Model & Line Preview is tonight from the Matchbox Gathering Convention. It will stream LIVE on the Lamley YouTube Channel.

The Matchbox Gathering of Friends in Albuquerque is humming along, and as usual you can be a part tonight. The Matchbox Team will be previewing 2020 New Models, upcoming lineups, announcing the Custom Contest winners, and much more, and it will stream live on the Lamley YouTube Channel: I have it scheduled to start at […]

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Hot Wheels

Unboxing: Hot Wheels 2019 N Case

Just arrived from A&J Toys, the N Case, aka the Bugatti Case. As I mentioned in the previous post, the Bugatti deserves all the attention it is getting, and seeing two in this case is definitely a good thing. Enjoy:

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Matchbox

Unboxing: Matchbox 2019 Moving Parts Mix 4

I have no idea whether there is a letter code assigned to this case, but I do know this is the fourth Moving Parts mix of the year. And it is good to know, because there has been an onslaught of new opening parts stuff from Matchbox this year. Moving Parts is the basic line, […]

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Case Report: Hot Wheels 2019 M Case

The 2019 M Case is out, and as always our friends at Wheel Collectors have given us the rundown. One case grabbed from their shipment at random, opened, filmed and photographed. Of course the models are available at the WC Store: Hot Wheels M Case at Wheel Collectors Enjoy the video and photos:

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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 […]

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Hot Wheels

Preview: Hot Wheels Team Transport Mix 4

The next batch of Car Culture Team Transport is on its way. Three sets, one a repeat – the Black Hole Gasser, which has been hard to find anyway – and a duo of supercool licensed cars. Mattel sent the mix over and I posted the preview last night. Photos coming? Yes, photos coming.

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Hot Wheels

Case Report: Hot Wheels 2019 L Case

After this, four cases left. Lots of Case Reports (International & US), but only four assortments. This one is really nice. Mid-year it seemed there were lots of New Model recolors, but this one is full of all kinds of new stuff. As always, our friends at Wheel Collectors grabbed a case at random, and […]

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Hot Wheels

Lamley Unboxing: 2019 Hot Wheels K Case

J Cases have just started hitting at Walmart. I only say this because it serves as a nice prep case for K, which just hit hobby dealers. Yes, using the word “loaded” to describe a basic 72-count Hot Wheels case might be stretching a little, but I will at least say there are a lot […]

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Rapid Unboxing: Hot Wheels 2019 K Case

Funny how things work out. I didn’t plan on taking a couple of weeks off from the the blog and channel, but after a day or two, it was clear to me that it was the right thing to do. And it felt great. Surely a few things arrived in the mail, but nothing too […]

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