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Knock It Off: Batman and C-3PO Get Bootlegged

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March 16th 2015

It's been a little while since we've taken a stroll down the lonely and dangerous streets of bootleg town. Cataloging the world of bootleg action figures takes its toll on a man, but I've returned with renewed vigor to bring you five more unbelievably abysmal toys.

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Knock It Off: The Amazing Bootleg-Man

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Feb. 24th 2015

Spider-Man is one of the most beloved and adored superheroes the world has to offer, but these radioactive bootleg figures take the classic character from amazing to awful.

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Knock It Off: To Kill a Bootleg

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Feb. 3rd 2015

It's hard to look away when faced with the horrors of this world, and I guess that's why I'm already back with another look at some of the most horrific chunks of plastic this world has ever produced.

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Deal Hunt: Masters and Masterpieces

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Nov. 5th 2013

Welcome to the newest feature here on DASH Flash, where we find great deals from around the web and share them right here for your convenience. The DASH Marketplace has great figures for sale, but it isn't the only good place to find shop!

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Collector Spotlight: yojoefreak90

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Sept. 2nd 2013

With more than 25,000 members in the DASH community, there are lots of unique collectors with incredibly diverse interests. And we want to show them off! That's precisely why we've selected another collector to get the DASH spotlight.

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Ask Matty - June 3rd

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June 3rd 2013

If you're looking for a firm answer on the status of Yvonne Craig's likeness rights, details on future mystery sales, or any other definitive answer from the world of Mattel, this might be the post for you!

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Q&A With the Community Manager #3

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May 26th 2013

Being DASH's Community Manager is a lot of fun and a great honor because I get to interact with our community every day. That honor bears some responsibility too, as there are always questions hitting my inbox.

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Collector Spotlight: Boulder

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May 23rd 2013

There are more than 20,000 members in the DASH community, and each one of them is a unique and interesting collector. That's why we've decided to showcase one from time to time! The lucky user in the spotlight today is Boulder

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Ask Matty - May 15th

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May 15th 2013

For those wondering about SDCC sale plans, the missing Granita, or even the latest episode of Toy Hunter, it's time for another round of questions and answers with the fine folks at Mattel!

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Q&A With the Community Manager #2

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May 4th 2013

You'd be amazed how many emails, messages, phone calls, and tweets I get every day as the Community Manager for Collector-ActionFigures. I'm talking to DASH users every day in a dozen different places, and there are always a few interesting questions that pop up.

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Ask Matty - May 1st

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May 1st 2013

Fans of Mattel often have lots of questions regarding the lines and figures they love. We want you to have as much access as possible, so we've joined the Ask Matty brigade with a few questions of our own. 

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Q&A With the Community Manager #1

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April 18th 2013

As the Collector-ActionFigures Community Manager, I talk to dozens of DASH users every single day. And nearly every one of them has a question of some sort to ask me, whether it be about collecting or the site. So I've decided to collect some of the more entertaining and enlightening questions to share with the community at large. 

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Weekly Toy Report: Another Kind of ToyFare

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March 3rd 2013

For our previous (Bi-)Weekly Toy Report, I revealed my great haul from Toy Fair. And even though Toy Fair only comes once a year, this week I still managed to bring home a totally different kind of ToyFare.

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Weekly Toy Report: Toy Fair Finds [NYTF 2013]

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Feb. 18th 2013

The one primary difference between Toy Fair and a more standard fan convention is that it's actually surprisingly difficult to bring toys back home with you. Nothing at Toy Fair is for sale! But thankfully a few wise companies sent this lucky writer home with a few plastic mementos.

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Weekly Toy Report: Down a Peg

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Feb. 4th 2013

When you're on the hunt, sometimes you find your dream figure, and other times if you refuse to go home empty-handed you have to settle for something you only kinda-sorta-maybe wanted. This week I really settled.

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Weekly Toy Report: DASH Weighs In

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Jan. 27th 2013

Believe it or not, I don't buy new toys every single week of my life, and this past week I came home empty-handed. That's why I've decided to share a toy report from your fellow collectors and DASH users instead!

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Tweets of the Week: Jan 13th to Jan 19th

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Jan. 20th 2013
Week in and week out, I'm making the most of the action figure world on Twitter. There are just as many great links as there are personalities, and the toy world truly shines in 140 characters.
 
So if you aren't following DASH on Twitter, you're definitely missing out on a lot of action figure news, fun links, insightful discussions, and more than a few laughs. But I still want you to feel included, so here's another helping of favorite tweets from this past week!
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Weekly Toy Report: I Love the '90s

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Jan. 20th 2013

Most toy hunts consist of a simple trip to your local big box store or a quick look online, but this past week I was able to go off the beaten track and track down a few figures from my childhood.

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