Toy Geeks! Ep. 018 “The Art of Grayskull with Nate Baertsch”


Learn from Nate Baertsch who with Axel Giménez and Roy Juarez created the beautiful artwork for Mattel’s upcoming Castle Grayskull from the Masters of the Universe Origins toy line. Nate Baertsch shares insider stories behind the making of the MOTU Origins Castle Grayskull, like why they chose the more vibrant color scheme as well as stories about the new characters and planets that show up in the art.

Toy Geeks! Ep. 017 “Crystal Pepsi Skeletor”

Join John and Jay as they talk about Mattel Creations and that new clear Art of Engineering Skeletor. They also talk about the surprise reveal and pre-order of MOTU Origins Castle Grayskull. They also talk about the 4th wave of Super7 TMNT Ultimates figures being revealed. All that and more on Toy Geeks!

Toy Geeks! Ep 015: “Hasbro Pulse Con 2020 Day 2 Recap!”

Join John and Jay as they Recap all the news and reveals from Day 2 of Hasbro’s first ever Pulse Con! this day will feature updates to Ghostbusters including New Kenner Classics and Plasma Series. It will also feature updates on GI Joe including the new Classified Series and Snake Eyes movie. New Transformers as well as updates on their Power Rangers offerings. Join the fun live on September 26th at 9pm Eastern!

Toy Geeks Ep. 014 “Hasbro Pulse Con 2020 Day 1 Recap! Star Wars, Marvel and More!”

Join John and Jay as they recap all the big news / reveals from the first day of Hasbro Pulse Con. Day 1 on September 25th looks to have a lot of updates to the venerable Star Wars line, with a new Haslab dream project for the Star Wars team. Hasbro also looks to tell us more about what they’ve got up their sleeve for Marvel Legends and the MCU. We’ll also get updates on Dungeons and Dragons as well as Magic the Gathering. Join in the fun live at 9pm Eastern on Friday September 25th!

Toy Geeks! Ep. 013 “Pulse Con Predictions!”

Join John and Jay as they share what they think Hasbro is going to reveal at next weekends Hasbro Pulse Con! They also share some news and leaks that happened this past week with the Masters of the Universe (MOTU) Origins line and they share their latest Toy Hauls. All that and more on this weeks Toy Geeks!

00:00 Start
04:10 Recent Toy Hauls
19:46 Pulse Con Updates/Discussion
28:48 Star Wars Predictions
41:30 Marvel Predictions
46:56 GI Joe Predictions
51:46 Transformers Predictions
55:20 Ghostbusters Predicitons
01:04:51 Power Rangers Predictions
01:12:00 MOTU Leaks!
01:22:00 Toy Geeks! News!

Toy Geeks! Ep. 012 “Mattel Batman that Never Was, Hasbro Pulse Con Updates, and Toy Hall of Fame Finalists!”

John and Jay share the latest updates from Pulse Con from Hasbro, Talk about the 12 finalists for this years Toy Hall of Fame inductees. The Batman figure that Mattel never made and more!

0:00 Start
1:25 Hasbro Pulse Con Updates
7:54 New NECA Jaws Bartin M’rody figure 😉
13:10 Recent Toy Hauls
33:14 Mattel Batman that Never Was
44:25 New Mandarin Spawn
50:42 Toy Hall of Fame Finalists
54:28 Insider Hasbro Knowledge from Investor Meeting
58:55 Closing

Toy Geeks! Ep. 011 “Baroness Found! Chief Brody Cancelled, Hasbro Pulse Rant and more!”

John and Jay share their latest toy hauls including Jay finally finding a GI Joe Classified Baroness! They talk about one of the biggest bummers of the past year in toys, the cancellation of the Chief Brody figure from NECA. Jay shares a small rant about Hasbro Pulse and they share a one of a kind Real Ghostbusters Ecto-1by Kenner. Which leads into a discussion of how to restore childhood survivor toys. All that and more on todays Toy Geeks!

Toy Geeks! Ep. 010 “Hunting GI Joe Baroness and the Most Overdone Toys of All Time!”

Today on Toy Geeks John and Jay share their latest toy hauls. Jay shares his experience of spending a whole week hitting up tons of Targets for the elusive exclusive GI Joe Baroness. The close out the show talking about the most overdone toylines of all time. Toylines that actually made too many toys negatively impacting their legacy.

Toy Geeks! “New G.I. Joes, One Last Haslabs Sentinel Tier, and RIP DC Direct”

On this episode John and Jay share their latest toy hauls including finally getting their hands on those new 6 Inch GI Joe classified figures from hasbro. They also talk about the new and last Haslabs Sentinel Tier and the Death of DC Direct. All that and more on this episode of toy geeks!

Toy Geeks! Power-Con Post-Con Recap!

Join John and Jay in a live Post-Convention Recap after the last MOTU panel at this years virtual Power-Con. The hosts of the action figure enthusiast podcast “Toy Geeks! ” will share their thoughts on all the Masters of the Universe reveals from the biggest yearly event for MOTU fans!