#194 – Toys

Back when I first started using ebay I was addicted to trying to buy all of the star wars toys I could never have when I was a kid. There were a couple kids in the neighborhood that always got all the cool stuff that I never did. None of the newly purchased toys were ever as cool as the old worn out ones that survived my childhood.


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  1. Yuccadude says:

    I’d much rather read a Timothy Zahn Star Wars book than play with Star Wars toys. That being said, I do have an extensive collection of Star Wars Legos that covers my shelves. Although, I wish I had $500 for the new Collectors edition Millenium Falcon, with over 5,000 pieces, it looks like quite the piece of (good) work.

  2. dragonbrad says:

    wooo second comment, this is funny,but what are those envelope shaped things

  3. Elli says:

    Oh my goodness, I used to watch the original trilogy all the time when I was little. I wonder why I stopped. I’ll have to start again, soon. Anyway, back in relation to the comic, I fear that may just happen to my desk someday. It would appear that my beloved plastic buffet table can only hold so much, aside from my computer and TV. T_T

  4. Hunter says:

    XD! Man, Biff does things I always wanted to try. I wish I had an upstairs toy room. XD

  5. Mal says:

    That’s exactly why I keep my toy room in the basement.

  6. DMC_Run says:

    For those who like (or obsess over) such things, I recommend this website:

    …Where LEGO-designs are described for original models, & PDF’s can be downloaded to make them yourself!

  7. Madness says:

    Oh man, I’ve seen a few of these, wondering how the top bedroom doesn’t collapse under all that weight.

    Lol, Star Wars.

  8. Mike *last name will not be given* says:

    Aaaaaaaaamen, Chris. I love all things Star Wars and used to collect the old toys before I discovered the joy of reading Star Wars books.

  9. Warcrime says:

    # dragonbrad Says:
    February 20th, 2007 at 6:06 am

    wooo second comment, this is funny,but what are those envelope shaped things

    Those are the packages of the said toy collection.

  10. Idene says:

    Oh my god, my friend used to get all the new toys and game systems too! It got pretty annoying, but i could always go over to his house to play his SNES. ^_^

  11. CynicalSavant says:

    hmm, funny, I discovered the weight limit of my Lego shelf just the other day…

  12. Phantom Blade says:

    discraceful, for a grown man to be collecting to-

    hey, is that a morpho ranger deluxe

  13. APic says:

    I have a ton of old transformers toys.

  14. Darkpheonix XIII says:

    My toy room is also in the basement, like mal’s. If the floor collapses there, I’m going to need to admit that there is a problem with my collectiveness.

  15. Miranda says:

    If it wasn’t for Ebay I would never have found the Care Bear Braveheart lion that I have regretted giving away my whole life. He is currently sitting by my computer watching me type.

  16. Dracat says:

    My main collectables are cards but I do have a large amount. Sadly, the only cards left are my chikorita pokemon card with the second evolution in the same case and my yugi-oh cards. At least they have a spot of honor near my tarot cards. Also, My Dark magician and Musician King are kept in a spot of honor away from the other cards and it a special case since I don’t have enough of those card holding things for all my yugi-oh cards. I’m pretty good with my Yugi-oh deck.

    Damn, sorry, I rambled. I wish I had a toy room like Biff, then my parents wouldn’t have to throw out my toys, they could be creepy dust collectors!!!

  17. Hoboapple says:

    He has a lot of the same toy…

  18. Rachel says:

    Thats a lot of toys.

  19. Plankster says:

    My cousin used to get everything he wanted. He’d go to Wal-Mart with his parents for groceries and come back with 5-6 toys. Whenever I went over to his house, I would go into his toy room and climb over his piles of toys to see what I could find. I ended up like Biff quite often.

  20. Elkian says:

    What kinda toys are those, all the same package?
    Maybe he bought in bulk and will sell on eBay in twenty years (to pay for hospital bills).

  21. I prefer Bionicle, personally.

  22. Ian says:

    Well, since he knows the other toy room may break, he’d better get over there and reinforce it…and that other one, too.

  23. wertsir says:

    great comic, keep up the good work

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