RetroBlasting goes up, up and away to look at Hanna Barbera's Superfriends transition to Super Powers in 1984!
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Michael dives into the RetroBlasting Archive to investigate the yellowing plastic of vintage action figures and discover why G.I. Joe figure Spirit might hold a clue to the answer...
RetroBlasting goes unplugged for a short video to weigh in on Pop! Vinyls and Mighty Muggs!
RetroBlasting does some repair work on a childhood Transformers G1 Optimus Prime right before the RB studio moves to a new location!
RetroBlasting completes restoration of the iconic Masters of the Universe Castle Grayskull playset from Mattel in 1982. The centerpiece of He-Man is restored to full power and glory!
The American Sci-Fi Classics Track at DragonCon 2015 hosts their annual Roll-A-Panel and RetroBlasting is part of the festivities! 2-Part Series listed below:
Michael takes a look at the short-lived Tron toy line by Tomy from 1982.