Optimus Prime Replaces the Matrix of Leadership With a Watch, and More of the Wildest Toys of the Week

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Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's regular roundup of all the wonderfully weird and wallet-draining toys we’ve seen floating around the internet. This week: Fantastic Beasts comes to Hot Toys, Monopoly’s got something to say about kids these days, and the fluffiest answer to Super Smash Bros. possible.

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/optimus-prime-replaces-the-matrix-of-leadership-with-a-1830379352

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald Is Criminally Underbaked

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There’s a moment near the end of Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald when I realized the scene I was watching could have been the second one in the movie. Instead, it was near the end, climactic and important. Yet it took so long to get here and everything that happened prior was so superfluous to the events…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/fantastic-beasts-the-crimes-of-grindelwald-is-criminal-1830285197