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Token Totin’ Thursday: FEAR ITSELF [part 3]

August 29, 2013

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Continuing this photographic record of figures hefting objects, this time we look at a quartet of red females in the Fear Itself expansion. Starting with that ginger foe of the Avengers, Titania: She really can’t do much more than lamely lean the token on her right boob. At least it makes it plain that she’s […]

F.U.N. Fights: WATCHMEN

August 28, 2013

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Dr. Manhattan (Watchmen 005) 276 Dr. Manhattan (Watchmen 011) 105 Comedian (Watchmen Fast Forces 006) 100 + Not So Special 3 Silk Spectre (Watchmen Fast Forces 002) 75 Nite Owl (Watchmen Fast Forces 003) 75 + Utility Belt 13 Ozymandias (Watchmen Fast Forces 004) 75 + Brilliant Tactician 20 Rorschach (Watchmen 001) 57 799 points. […]

Token Totin’ Tuesday: Wolverine+X-Men [part 1]

August 27, 2013

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Continuing this photographic record of figures hefting objects, this time starting a multi-week look at figs from the new Wolverine and the X-Men full set. First up? Colossus (Wolverine and The X-Men 002 and 202) . Just nudge the big Russian back a bit and the token fits fine under his left wrist. A surprise […]

Card Art #37

August 26, 2013

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Continuing the series recounting how I added art to DC cards to make ’em prettier. Last time, I promised another feat from 2007’s Justice League set. But the remaining feats of the set were either too laden with text to work — such as Contingency Plan — or are outright banned, like the Alternate Team […]

F.U.N. Forces: Great Lakes Avengers

August 23, 2013

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With Wednesday’s release of the Wolverine and the X-Men set, the core roster of the not-so-mighty GLA is complete. Mr. Immortal: 46 points of undying frequently dying tie-up; Doorman: 45-point taxi extraordinaire with 11 Speed and the ability to open a wall or blocking terrain for a round; Dinah Soar: The other taxi. Not quite as fast […]

Token Totin’ Thursday: FEAR ITSELF [part 2]

August 22, 2013

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Continuing this photographic record of figures hefting objects, this time featuring Ms. Marvel from the Fear Itself expansion: Yup. She’s got it in a decent hold, upright on the base under her axe wrist.

F.U.N. Fights: 1000 points o’ Wolverines

August 21, 2013

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My favorite thing to do in HeroClix is to run teams composed of various iterations of the same character. This time is was comics’ most popular Canucklehead’s turn: Wolverine (Giant-Sixe X-Men) 103 Wolverine (Giant-Sixe X-Men Fast Forces) 75 Wolverine (Web of Spider-Man) 105 Wolverine (Armor Wars 095) 60 Wolverine (Fantastic Forces) 71 Wolverine (Wolverine and […]