So close to the real thing…

SDDC2016: WWE Day 3 – Typhoon, Hasbro style figs

SDDC2016: WWE Day 3 – Typhoon, Hasbro style figs

For Day 3 of its WWE reveals Mattel showcased two Golden era tag team stars minus their respective partners and …

Apologies if you’re not a toy person, but HASBRO.

 

I was already in university by the time the Hasbro figures became the dominant wrestling action figure collectable, because I’m old as f---.  The LJN figures were my jam.  I started up a little bit again during the Attitude era with the goofy WCW figures and such, but mostly when I’m collecting now it’s UFC, Simpsons or hockey figures.  In fact I discovered a bunch of super-rare Simpsons sets new in the package that have been sitting my basement for years and worth some pretty impressive cheddar.  Until my daughter ripped open my “Island of Dr. Hibbert” set and started PLAYING with it, like some kind of MONSTER.  Kids these days.