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An introduction to the Prehistoric Life Collectibles Digest along with some statistics regarding what information is available

The Extinct Life Pictorial Encyclopedia

Fiction Novels Featuring Prehistoric Animals, Mutant Beasts & Primeval Man

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Collectibles by Topic
"The collector is an artist in his own way, by the way he puts things together. You can read a person's soul from their collection."
Ayers Tarantino, Art and Antiques, Dec 2008
 
This section of The Dinosaur Fan presents sets by topic (a.k.a., subject) into which they fit. I define the term topic to mean the general subject or title of the sets (e.g., Jurassic Park, Dinotopia, Walking with Dinosaurs). I created these topic groupings for summary and reporting purposes and have done my best to associate sets as logically as possible. For the purposes of this website, I have assigned one and only one topic to each set. Sets pertaining to extinct life which do not have a specific title are placed under the “Extinct Life” topic which serves as the default grouping for all sets that do not have a defined set title.
 
Use caution; check the data before you use it. NOTE: the information presented throughout this website has NOT been reviewed by any person or organization. All information has been gathered and/or synthesized by me. I am doing my best to provide accurate data however, if you use material from this website for any reason, I would advise you do so with EXTREME CAUTION as there is a good chance that omissions, errors and/or outdated information may exist.
 
Current Collectibles Record Totals
# of Sets# of Items
2,540107,761
 
 
Top 20 Set Counts by Topic
ProductQty. of Sets
Extinct Life1,513
 385
Jurassic Park/Jurassic World186
Sci-Fi & Fantasy91
Dinosaur (Disney Movie)64
The Flintstones39
King Kong30
Toy Story20
Dinosaurs (TV Show)17
Godzilla17
Beanie Babies16
Barney & Friends13
Monsters In My Pocket11
Walking with Dinosaurs11
Ice Age10
Monsters, Myths & Cryptozoology9
Dinotopia7
Pee-Wees Playhouse5
Devil Dinosaur4
Dinosaur King4
Power Rangers4
Primeval4
Scooby Doo4
The Good Dinosaur4
The Land Before Time4
Turok4
 

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