Timpo Toys

22 Apr 19
Pound Store Plastic Warriors

  The YouTube and internet phenomenon that is the unboxing video is still a bit of a puzzle to me. Different from a finished, made-up kit review or playset review, this is watching someone unpack their latest present or purchase. Unless you want to see what is in a particular box set, it could be […]

13 Apr 19
despertaferres

Saturday mornings forty years ago, off to the cinema with the boys from the flats. More fun was to be had throwing coins at the safety curtain that preceded the film, and hearing all the new swear words that the commissioner directed toward the missile throwers. Before heading off to the park in order to […]

24 Feb 19
Warhorse Miniatures

Greetings everyone. A few weeks ago I received in the mail a package of mainly Airfix figures. I paid $20 for the lot. They had advertised Vintage plastic toy soldiers, Germans, British and others on eBay. They are mostly World War II plastic figures. When I looked at the pictures I noticed that the Germans […]

26 Dec 18
Man of Tin blog

The Christmas Parade this year is mostly the old Lone Star / Harvey series (the stocky ones with the squareish bases) in various states of original and repaint  or their TIMPO recasts in fresh glossy acrylic. No Scots or Irish  pipers this year (save that for Hogmanay!) and this is as many as could fit […]

25 Dec 18
ResearchBuzz

NEW RESOURCES The Daily Front Row: Miu Miu’s Entire Image Archive Is Now Available Online . “Remember when Drew Barrymore was a Miu Miu model? Or when Kate Moss and Chloë Sevigny walked the runway for the brand? Well now you can relive those amazing fashion moments, because the label has recently uploaded its image […]

24 Dec 18
ResearchBuzz: Firehose

New-to-me, from SYFY WIRE: Searching For Your Favorite Childhood Toy? A Rare Collectible? Look No Further, It’s Here.. “When Christian Braun was a kid growing up in Germany in the ’70s, he was an obsessive collector of Timpo Toys. By the time he was 10 years old, he had 8,000 Timpo Toys, neatly organized in […]

20 Dec 18
GeekandGear.com

When Christian Braun was a kid growing up in Germany in the ’70s, he was an obsessive collector of Timpo Toys. By the time he was 10 years old, he had 8,000 Timpo Toys, neatly organized in cases in his bedroom. Sometimes people grow out of a childhood hobby. Braun made it his life. He […]

02 Dec 18
Pam's Pictorama

Pam’s Pictorama Toy Post: No bigger that half the length of my thumb, this little guy caught my attention the other day. I’m generally not a collector of these little lead figures, which are myriad and prized enough to be expensive in general, but I had never seen one like this guy before. I love his […]

18 Oct 18
DT Collectable Toys

PLEASE STUDY THE PHOTO’S AS IT IS THE EXACT ITEM YOU WILL RECEIVE Here we have a 100% Genuine William Britains Diecast Figure From the Museum Collection Boxed and in Mint condition You are purchasing the item titled and pictured only It is a used second hand item and it may have been displayed by […]

18 Oct 18
DT Collectable Toys

PLEASE STUDY THE PHOTO’S AS IT IS THE EXACT ITEM YOU WILL RECEIVE Here we have a 100% Genuine William Britains Diecast Figure From the Museum Collection Boxed and in Mint condition You are purchasing the item titled and pictured only It is a used second hand item and it may have been displayed by […]

18 Oct 18
DT Collectable Toys

PLEASE STUDY THE PHOTO’S AS IT IS THE EXACT ITEM YOU WILL RECEIVE Here we have a 100% Genuine William Britains Diecast Figure From the Museum Collection Boxed and in Mint condition You are purchasing the item titled and pictured only It is a used second hand item and it may have been displayed by […]

18 Oct 18
DT Collectable Toys

PLEASE STUDY THE PHOTO’S AS IT IS THE EXACT ITEM YOU WILL RECEIVE Here we have a 100% Genuine William Britains Diecast Figure From the Museum Collection Boxed and in Mint condition You are purchasing the item titled and pictured only It is a used second hand item and it may have been displayed by […]

18 Oct 18
DT Collectable Toys

PLEASE STUDY THE PHOTO’S AS IT IS THE EXACT ITEM YOU WILL RECEIVE Here we have a 100% Genuine William Britains Diecast Figure From the Museum Collection Boxed and in Mint condition You are purchasing the item titled and pictured only It is a used second hand item and it may have been displayed by […]

18 Oct 18
DT Collectable Toys

PLEASE STUDY THE PHOTO’S AS IT IS THE EXACT ITEM YOU WILL RECEIVE Here we have a 100% Genuine William Britains Diecast Figure From the Museum Collection Boxed and in Mint condition You are purchasing the item titled and pictured only It is a used second hand item and it may have been displayed by […]

18 Oct 18
DT Collectable Toys

PLEASE STUDY THE PHOTO’S AS IT IS THE EXACT ITEM YOU WILL RECEIVE Here we have a 100% Genuine William Britains Diecast Figure From the Museum Collection Boxed and in Mint condition You are purchasing the item titled and pictured only It is a used second hand item and it may have been displayed by […]

18 Oct 18
DT Collectable Toys

PLEASE STUDY THE PHOTO’S AS IT IS THE EXACT ITEM YOU WILL RECEIVE Here we have a 100% Genuine William Britains Diecast Figure From the Museum Collection Boxed and in Mint condition You are purchasing the item titled and pictured only It is a used second hand item and it may have been displayed by […]

18 Oct 18
DT Collectable Toys

PLEASE STUDY THE PHOTO’S AS IT IS THE EXACT ITEM YOU WILL RECEIVE Here we have a 100% Genuine William Britains Diecast Figure Bluecoats History of the American Army Boxed and in Mint condition You are purchasing the item titled and pictured only It is a used second hand item and it may have been […]