Category Archives: Podcasts

FigWiz Podcast Episode 6 – Chrimbus Special

Sorry for the late drop! Holiday sales craziness and the flu put me out of commission for a bit. We’re back with our year-in-review episode! For those of you that have already listened (thank you!), here are links to the two Kickstarter campaigns Natalie mentioned during the show: Vamplets: 4 New Designer Plush Baby Monster Toys. Ends Wednesday, January 7. Currently US$13,886 out of the required US$22,500 has been pledged. Tentacle Kitty: Color Shift. Ends today, December 30. Already funded but those stretch goals are awfully tempting.

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FigWiz Podcast Episode 3 – How To Catch a Bootleg

Welcome back, friends! In this episode, Carlos and the Keep go into some detail about the plague of bootlegs from the perspectives of collectors and sellers. The history, the types, origins, and a starter guide to those that are legit: all this found on this episode! We also answer some inquiries from fans from PowerAnime’s FB page! Please leave a comment on what you think!

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FigWiz Podcast Episode 2 – In Amiibos We Trust

We follow up with the massive release of everything Nintendo this weekend and addressing some big news in the toy hobby industry as on big name swallows up a corner stone company in the urban collectibles world! Plus, hear what the Keep and Carlos have been up to with more shopping/hunting stories! Your links and resources for this cast! Wii Fit Trainer amiibo Amazon’s Lightning Deals Page (now known as Gold Box) Amazon’s Black Friday Deals Super Smash Bros. GameCube Adapter for Wii U Mayflash Nintendo GameCube Controller Adapter for Wii/Wii U – Next Best Thing Power Rangers Dino Charge – Deluxe Dino Charge Morpher Power Rangers Dino Charge – […]

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FigWiz Podcast Episode 1.5 – Slinging Toys for the Holidays

The holidays are upon us, and that means there’s a whole lot of opportunity in them there figures! Today we talk a little on the fast-paced, high demand, and sometimes unethical sport of reselling popular toys. We discuss how to get a good read on ups and downs of fast price changes in various seller environments as well as some of the rules of engagement when handling the criticism of bashers. Here are few online resources to see what’s hot and poppin’ in the markets! Amazon’s Toys & Figures Best Sellers Amazon’s Best Toys of the Month – Figures Amazon’s Best Toys of the Month – Dolls Ebay’s How-To Guide […]

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FigWiz Podcast Episode 1 – Hottest Hobby Toys 2014 Holiday Season

Hey, guys!  Here we talk about our top 5 things we’re looking forward to this holiday season and some of the brands to really look out for that’ll definitely put smiles on any fan’s face!  Links to special items to follow below! NOTE: The Pokemon Heritage Collection seems to be an Australia exclusive… suck. balls.   Notable Products Mentioned for this Holiday! Skylanders Trap Team: Kaos Trap Pack Disney Frozen Sisters Giftset Big Hero 6 11″ Deluxe Flying Baymax with 4.5″ Hiro Action Figures Link amiibo Super Smash Bros. – Nintendo Wii U Pokémon Omega Ruby – Nintendo 3DS Pokémon Alpha Sapphire – Nintendo 3DS Big Hero 6 Armor-Up Baymax […]

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