Monday, October 5, 2020

2020 Annual Recap Post


2020 YETI YEAR IN REVIEW


All right let's do this

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TOYS 

The top prize in this category for the year goes to: ANISAU's epic yeti figure ($50):


What a stunner.


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Here are some other toys, plushes, and figures worthy of note:

Mythical Realms Collection Yeti by Safari


My Singing Monsters Musical Collectible Figure

Plush
Chomp Plush!


Troll Doll

Animated Plush that sings I'm Dreaming of a White Christmas

Huge Plush



Shape Sorter


Special 65th Anniversary Disney Parks Wishables Harold plush for Disneyland Resort Annual Passholders

Squishy Action Figure




Popper Toy shoots foam balls 20 feet


International Cryptozoology Musem Store (coming soon)


APPAREL



T-Shirt featuring Dabbing Yeti and a Pun



TELEVISION



Super Monsters: The New Class, which premiered August 2020 on Netflix, has a yeti named Annie.


There's a yeti in Cleo and Cuquin in Season 2:




And one in Polly Pocket, Season 1 episode 16: "Pocket poltergeist":





Plus Doc McStuffins Arctic Rescue: "I Am Yeti, Hear Me Roar"


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Outside the world of kids cartoons, there's a Bumble parody in Katy Pary’s cozy little christmas video:



...part of the decor in that Netflix game show, "The Floor is Lava":





And whatever this is:




BOOKS



Jack Frost vs. the Abominable Snowman (another choose your own adventure picture book - a trend?)




GAMES

Pokemon Sword:


Rock of Ages 3: Make or Break (2020):


Borderlands 3 Expansion: Guns, Love, and Tentacles (2020):



 

ENDORSEMENTS


Butterfinger


Seasonal beer "Snow Beast" from Kinkaider (submitted by Chris - thanks, Chris!)



Carlisle, Pa.-based Giant said Thursday that it’s introducing a kid-friendly augmented reality (AR) game, called Giant’s Snowflake Search, at 15 stores in the Harrisburg, Pa., area this holiday season.


ART


Excellent sculpture with case by Benjamin Lawes



Tenacious Toys
supported artist Weston Brownlee’s Yeti recently joined the
International Cryptozoology Museum
collection for permanent viewing

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OOPS I MISSED THIS:

Although I'd blogged way back in 2008 about Hawman vs. Yeti, I totally missed that theyencountered each other back in 1961 in The Brave and the Bold # 35:


Also, there was one in the cartoon, "Yogi's First Christmas" (1980):





NOT YETI:

Um, how about King Gori from Grezander?





See you next year!



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