Animal toy reviews and walk-arounds

Recent walk-arounds

Sea Bottom Biological Seal Books (Kitan Club - Nature Techni Colour) by stemturtle
[December 02, 2018, 03:27:29 PM]


Dendrobatidae - Poison dart frogs (Kitan Club / Nature Techni Colour) by Isidro
[November 30, 2018, 10:04:42 PM]


Threadfin Shad Dorosoma petenense, Swimbait, by LIVETARGET by sbell
[November 22, 2018, 02:10:34 AM]


Goldfish Carassius auratus, Bento baits, by Lunkerhunt Fishing Products by stargatedalek
[November 21, 2018, 02:44:06 AM]


Lucanus cervus (Michaels) by bmathison1972
[November 18, 2018, 07:14:56 PM]


Giraffe Stag Beetle (Kaiyodo - Collection of Natural History) by bmathison1972
[November 16, 2018, 10:30:17 PM]


Starfish (Safari Ltd - Sealife) by animaltoyforum
[November 13, 2018, 07:01:54 PM]


Whale Shark (Safari LTD - Sealife) by Takama
[November 12, 2018, 11:11:54 PM]


Blue Whale (Safari LTD - Sealife) by Takama
[November 12, 2018, 11:09:04 PM]


Moray Eel, 2010 (Safari LTD - Wild Safari Sealife) by sbell
[November 12, 2018, 10:36:07 PM]


Shoebill (Kaiyodo CapsuleQ Museum - Unique Animal Zoo) by postsaurischian
[November 12, 2018, 09:20:56 PM]


Shoebill (Kaiyodo - Wild Rush I) by postsaurischian
[November 12, 2018, 09:18:58 PM]


Caiman (Kaiyodo - Wild Rush II) by animaltoyforum
[November 12, 2018, 06:16:52 PM]


Lion (Kaiyodo - Wild Rush I) by bmathison1972
[November 11, 2018, 07:49:13 PM]


Mexican redknee tarantula (Safari Ltd - Hidden Kingdom Insects) by bmathison1972
[November 11, 2018, 02:59:23 PM]


American Porcupine (Wild Safari - North American Wildlife) by bmathison1972
[November 11, 2018, 02:15:15 PM]


Jaguar (Kaiyodo - Wild Rush II) by postsaurischian
[November 04, 2018, 08:55:45 PM]


Schleich Horse Shire Stallion by kostistlac
[October 28, 2018, 08:20:55 PM]


Schleich Horse Am Limes 69 by kostistlac
[October 28, 2018, 08:18:55 PM]


Schleich Horse Tennessee Walker Stallion by kostistlac
[October 28, 2018, 08:14:27 PM]

Author Topic: Reviews and walk-arounds: instructions  (Read 68611 times)

sbell

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 1323
    • View Profile
    • Fauna Figures Toys & Collectables
Re: Reviews and walk-arounds: instructions
« Reply #60 on: January 30, 2013, 12:00:18 AM »
I am not sure what the best method is to deal with it, but looking over the 'Miscellaneous' section of the walkarounds, it appears that almost half (9/21, so technically 3/7ths) are still Safari figures (from several lines of course).

That just seems like it could become confusing, in particular if someone is trying to find one; it just seems that Safari is a large enough company that no one would expect them to be tucked away in the particular Child Board.


animaltoyforum

  • Dr admin
  • Administrator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 1596
    • View Profile
    • The Plesiosaur Directory
  • Animal: Frilled lizard
Re: Reviews and walk-arounds: instructions
« Reply #61 on: January 30, 2013, 08:53:37 PM »
I am not sure what the best method is to deal with it, but looking over the 'Miscellaneous' section of the walkarounds, it appears that almost half (9/21, so technically 3/7ths) are still Safari figures (from several lines of course).

That just seems like it could become confusing, in particular if someone is trying to find one; it just seems that Safari is a large enough company that no one would expect them to be tucked away in the particular Child Board.

Yes, you are right, I'll could create a "safari Ltd - other" board? All those in favour say "aye".  :))

postsaurischian

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 552
    • View Profile
Re: Reviews and walk-arounds: instructions
« Reply #62 on: January 30, 2013, 09:25:22 PM »
         "aye" :)
                  ..... and we could file 'Monterey Bay Aquarium' and 'Vanishing Wild' under there. I think we have a bit too much of Safari sections.
                    Imagine we would have an extra board for every Kaiyodo line ;D. Too much.

                                    ..... oh, and we definitely need a Yujin section sooner or later :)!

sbell

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 1323
    • View Profile
    • Fauna Figures Toys & Collectables
Re: Reviews and walk-arounds: instructions
« Reply #63 on: January 30, 2013, 11:47:11 PM »
         "aye" :)
                  ..... and we could file 'Monterey Bay Aquarium' and 'Vanishing Wild' under there. I think we have a bit too much of Safari sections.
                    Imagine we would have an extra board for every Kaiyodo line ;D. Too much.

                                    ..... oh, and we definitely need a Yujin section sooner or later :)!

AYE!

And agreed about the Yujin.

Also, an Epoch section. I'm going to make sure it's necessary (it might take a while--I have to pack up and move in the next month--but I will do it!). Probably Bandai too.

brontodocus

  • Global Moderator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 2930
  • "Et tu, Bronte?"
    • View Profile
    • brontodocus at uni
Re: Reviews and walk-arounds: instructions
« Reply #64 on: January 31, 2013, 03:49:21 PM »
Aye! :) Oh, and Aye-aye, too ;D, I agree there are probably too many Safari sections...

animaltoyforum

  • Dr admin
  • Administrator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 1596
    • View Profile
    • The Plesiosaur Directory
  • Animal: Frilled lizard
Re: Reviews and walk-arounds: instructions
« Reply #65 on: January 31, 2013, 05:01:38 PM »
'Safari Ltd- Other lines' board created, see: http://www.animaltoyforum.com/index.php/board,42.0.html

I sunk VW into it, as that board had only one review.

I'm wondering if a way forward might be to have child boards within child boards. Then we can literally have a separate board for each line, be it Safari, Kaiyodo, or whatever, without clogging up the main forum page.

It would mean better organisation, but more clicking. We can see how the current format holds up in the meantime :)

animaltoyforum

  • Dr admin
  • Administrator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 1596
    • View Profile
    • The Plesiosaur Directory
  • Animal: Frilled lizard
Re: Reviews and walk-arounds: instructions
« Reply #66 on: February 10, 2013, 01:58:05 PM »
As suggested, I've added a Yujin board: http://www.animaltoyforum.com/index.php/board,43.0.html
I moved the Yujin walk-arounds there, but there was only review one so far :)

animaltoyforum

  • Dr admin
  • Administrator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 1596
    • View Profile
    • The Plesiosaur Directory
  • Animal: Frilled lizard
Re: Reviews and walk-arounds: instructions
« Reply #67 on: February 17, 2013, 12:44:00 PM »

postsaurischian

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 552
    • View Profile
Re: Reviews and walk-arounds: instructions
« Reply #68 on: February 18, 2013, 06:47:54 PM »
Should we have a 'TAKARA TOMY A.R.T.S.' board :)?

sbell

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 1323
    • View Profile
    • Fauna Figures Toys & Collectables
Re: Reviews and walk-arounds: instructions
« Reply #69 on: February 18, 2013, 06:59:35 PM »
Should we have a 'TAKARA TOMY A.R.T.S.' board :)?

I would agree--Takara has become a pretty significant animal toy maker recently.

animaltoyforum

  • Dr admin
  • Administrator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 1596
    • View Profile
    • The Plesiosaur Directory
  • Animal: Frilled lizard
Re: Reviews and walk-arounds: instructions
« Reply #70 on: May 20, 2013, 07:33:29 PM »
Somehow I only just realised this, but if you are looking for a particular topic in a board, you can sort the topics alphabetically by clicking 'subject' at the top. Might come in handy in the reviews and walk-rounds section... ;)
« Last Edit: May 20, 2013, 07:46:05 PM by animaltoyforum »

postsaurischian

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 552
    • View Profile
Re: Reviews and walk-arounds: instructions
« Reply #71 on: January 12, 2014, 07:49:41 PM »
Some of the walk-around sections are starting to get unclear.
Would it be possible to arrange the threads in alphabetical order (species)?

animaltoyforum

  • Dr admin
  • Administrator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 1596
    • View Profile
    • The Plesiosaur Directory
  • Animal: Frilled lizard
Re: Reviews and walk-arounds: instructions
« Reply #72 on: January 12, 2014, 08:33:23 PM »
Some of the walk-around sections are starting to get unclear.
Would it be possible to arrange the threads in alphabetical order (species)?

That's something you can do yourself by clicking 'subject' at the top of the board.  :)

It may be possible for me to make it default...let me check...

postsaurischian

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 552
    • View Profile
Re: Reviews and walk-arounds: instructions
« Reply #73 on: January 13, 2014, 04:08:44 PM »
That's something you can do yourself by clicking 'subject' at the top of the board.  :)

 :D Cool! I haven't dicovered this yet.
It's perfect that way - no reason to change anything.

animaltoyforum

  • Dr admin
  • Administrator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 1596
    • View Profile
    • The Plesiosaur Directory
  • Animal: Frilled lizard
Re: Reviews and walk-arounds: instructions
« Reply #74 on: January 13, 2014, 04:30:53 PM »
That's something you can do yourself by clicking 'subject' at the top of the board.  :)

 :D Cool! I haven't dicovered this yet.
It's perfect that way - no reason to change anything.

Yes, I didn't realise myself until I started looking into a way to order topics alphabetically. Such a simple solution in the end :)

brontodocus

  • Global Moderator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 2930
  • "Et tu, Bronte?"
    • View Profile
    • brontodocus at uni
Re: Reviews and walk-arounds: instructions
« Reply #75 on: January 13, 2014, 08:16:37 PM »
 :o Oh, wow, I've just tried it and it works! 8)

animaltoyforum

  • Dr admin
  • Administrator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 1596
    • View Profile
    • The Plesiosaur Directory
  • Animal: Frilled lizard
Re: Reviews and walk-arounds: instructions
« Reply #76 on: January 13, 2014, 09:31:54 PM »
:o Oh, wow, I've just tried it and it works! 8)

Cool, huh!? I don't know if there's a way to set it alphabetically as default, but at least it makes it easier to find the walkaround you're looking for, so long as you know the animal name. This is why it is important all the walkaround titles have the same format :)