toyforia.com https://toyforia.com Place for collectors to meet Fri, 19 Oct 2018 04:49:39 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.8 LEGO is once again the most valuable toy brand of the year https://toyforia.com/2018/10/19/lego-is-once-again-the-most-valuable-toy-brand-of-the-year/ Fri, 19 Oct 2018 04:49:39 +0000 https://toyforia.com/?p=1603 This year seems a bit of a quiet one for LEGO. Despite that it’s still the most valuable toy bran, according to OnBuy’s top ten list for 2018. OnBuy says LEGO is the most valuable toy brand in the world. That conclusion comes after the marketplace has used data fromRead More →

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The Basis of Every Diecast Model Collection https://toyforia.com/2018/10/18/the-basis-of-every-diecast-model-collection/ Thu, 18 Oct 2018 05:10:28 +0000 https://toyforia.com/?p=1599 Let’s explore the basis of every diecast model collection. If you’re looking on how to start collecting diecast models, you probably will have a lot of questions. At first it doesn’t seem like there will be any questions. After all the basis of the hobby is buying models and displayingRead More →

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Posh Paws will create Pirata and Capitano stuffed animals https://toyforia.com/2018/10/17/posh-paws-will-create-pirata-and-capitano-stuffed-animals/ Wed, 17 Oct 2018 03:31:15 +0000 https://toyforia.com/?p=1594 Posh Paws has been on a roll lately. Now the UK toy company will make Pirata and Capitano stuffed animals for several countries in the world. Pirata and Capitano is a new animated preschool TV series which airs on Channel 5’s Milkshake. It follows Pirata and her best friend CapitanoRead More →

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FAO Schwarz is coming to Canada this year https://toyforia.com/2018/10/16/fao-schwarz-is-coming-to-canada-this-year/ Tue, 16 Oct 2018 04:34:44 +0000 https://toyforia.com/?p=1591 The toy store market seems to be booming in Canada. Toys R Us lives on in the country and now it will be joined by FAO Schwarz later this year. FAO Schwarz is coming to Canada in a new deal with Hudson’s Bay, insauga.com reports. The partnership starts this month,Read More →

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How to Add Windows to a Diecast Model https://toyforia.com/2018/10/15/how-to-add-windows-to-a-diecast-model/ Mon, 15 Oct 2018 04:48:14 +0000 https://toyforia.com/?p=1587 Many diecast models are sold without plastic windows and just have huge holes in the sides. To me this always has drawn the realistic look of the model down a few notches. Plus the lack of windows makes it a small nightmare when dust gets inside the model and coversRead More →

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LEGO is preparing a new Overwatch Bastion set https://toyforia.com/2018/10/13/lego-is-preparing-a-new-overwatch-bastion-set/ Sat, 13 Oct 2018 07:28:15 +0000 https://toyforia.com/?p=1584 LEGO is quite big on video games lately. It continues that notion with a new Overwatch set. It’s a set which will have you make one big action figure. The new set is a toy of Bastion and comes in at 182 pieces. The final product will be a figureRead More →

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1:18 Minichamps Mercedes-Benz L6600 Areal Ladder DL30 Review https://toyforia.com/2018/10/11/118-minichamps-mercedes-benz-l6600-areal-ladder-dl30-review-2/ Thu, 11 Oct 2018 04:41:42 +0000 https://toyforia.com/?p=1578 1:18 Minichamps Mercedes-Benz L6600 Areal Ladder DL30 Review 2   Now let’s lift the double hood and take a look at the engine. It is a small wonder that it can’t actually run because it seems to have everything. Even the labels and stickers are visible and readable. Also noteRead More →

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LEGO Pirates Enchanted Island 6278 Review https://toyforia.com/2018/10/10/lego-pirates-enchanted-island-6278-review/ Wed, 10 Oct 2018 04:37:41 +0000 https://toyforia.com/?p=1575 We are expanding to more than just stuffed animals, at least for the video reviews. This is the LEGO Pirates Enchanted Island set number 6278 from 1994. This is not the re-released version in 2001 which has the number 6292-1. Still, both are virtually identical. Take a tour on theRead More →

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The first Fortnite action figures made their debut at the New York Comic Con https://toyforia.com/2018/10/09/the-first-fortnite-action-figures-made-their-debut-at-the-new-york-comic-con/ Tue, 09 Oct 2018 04:29:54 +0000 https://toyforia.com/?p=1568 As promised ealrlier this year, the first Fortnite action figures are coming this fall. The first figures made their debut at the New York Comic Con. McFarlane Toys is producing the figures and it revealed the very first one – the Cuddle Team Leader. Fittingly that’s the character dressed asRead More →

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1:18 Minichamps Mercedes-Benz L6600 Areal Ladder DL30 Review https://toyforia.com/2018/10/08/118-minichamps-mercedes-benz-l6600-areal-ladder-dl30-review/ Mon, 08 Oct 2018 04:42:49 +0000 https://toyforia.com/?p=1564 The Mercedes-Benz L600 is one of the most popular trucks in the company’s history. And rightly so, it is the first post-war heavy duty truck that is offered in a wide range of versions. The truck is famous for its comfort in the cabin, the attractive design and of courseRead More →

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Canadian surgeon operates on a teddy bear on a special request https://toyforia.com/2018/10/05/canadian-surgeon-operates-on-a-teddy-bear-on-a-special-request/ Fri, 05 Oct 2018 05:44:08 +0000 https://toyforia.com/?p=1561 Teddy bears hold a special place in our hearts. Especially for kids. A 8 year old boy in Canada had to be operated, but before that he had a special request, the BBC reports. The boy was just heading into surgery when he asked the doctor, Daniel McNeely, if heRead More →

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Diecast Manufacturers https://toyforia.com/2018/10/04/diecast-manufacturers/ Thu, 04 Oct 2018 05:08:08 +0000 https://toyforia.com/?p=1557 The diecast manufacturers are the ones we owe the pleasure of having our great hobby. In this section of the site we are going to check out brief histories of the companies. The diecast hobby first steps are in the early 20th century. The first models are very basic. ThereRead More →

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A new teddy bear museum opens in Taiwan with 3000 stuffed animals https://toyforia.com/2018/10/02/a-new-teddy-bear-museum-opens-in-taiwan-with-3000-stuffed-animals/ Tue, 02 Oct 2018 04:33:32 +0000 https://toyforia.com/?p=1554 If you’re going to Taiwan, make sure to have the time to also go to Hsinchu County. There you will visit the new teddy bear museum with 3000 stuffed animals/ The One Bear Museum is situated in Guansi Township, the Taipei Times reports. It features a very interesting and thoroughRead More →

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Kyosho Rolls Royce Ghost Preview https://toyforia.com/2018/10/01/kyosho-rolls-royce-ghost-preview/ Mon, 01 Oct 2018 05:10:03 +0000 https://toyforia.com/?p=1542 The Kyosho Rolls Royce Ghost is one of the most anticipated diecast models. Let’s take a quick look at what will great you when you get the model out of the box. First the exterior. The model will be offered in two colors – silver and black. Both have bonnetsRead More →

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Plush dog learning how to drive using GTA 5 https://toyforia.com/2018/09/29/plush-dog-learning-how-to-drive-using-gta-5/ Sat, 29 Sep 2018 04:48:10 +0000 https://toyforia.com/?p=1537 Today our big plush dog decided it’s finally time to learn how to drive. He used GTA 5 as the first driving… and flying experinece and it was a bit rough… But he’s definitely interested in trying more. I want to thank you for your time and for visiting us.Read More →

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