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
Holiday madness is upon us. Black Friday looms just beyond the horizon, getting ready to rear its ugly head. It means a lot to collectors too. Some thinks it is an abundance of Supers, just lying there for the taking. I still haven't seen that. But there are other things. Huge online sales, like Wheel … Continue reading An underrated nerd joy: Seeing the Hot Wheels multipack exclusives as they are slowly unveiled
There is a group of Hot Wheels that receive no fanfare when they are released, get little attention, and are left at the store a lot. Yet often they are among the best-looking Hot Wheels models released during the year. I am talking about the multipack exclusives. And the newest group for 2018 is slowly … Continue reading One other Hot Wheels bonus during the holiday season? The slow unveiling of the multipack exclusives.