Figure of the Day

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,658

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, October 21, 2011

It's R7-D4, the first-ever animated astromech with removable parts!  It's not entirely compatible with other build-a-droids, but it's dang cool.  Should you get it? Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,657

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, October 20, 2011

Hey kids it's Lt. Oxixo!  It's a lot like your other pilots, but check out that helmet.  Is it worth tracking this particular version down?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,656

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, October 19, 2011

After debuting in 1997 with a figure taller than Darth Vader, the Rebel Fleet Trooper receives its third incarnation.  With hats, ammo, and accessories aplenty, it's a nice upgrade-- but is it perfect?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,655

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, October 18, 2011

The Twin-Pod Cloud Car Pilot is a fantastic figure with a great design and tons of articulation, but if you go to the store you may see that most people don't share my enthusiasm. (It hung around.)  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,654

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, October 17, 2011

If you like droid, 4-A7 is a good one.  Based on a C-3PO mold, this robot was a short release but is well worth tracking down... you know, if you collect droids.  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,653

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, October 14, 2011

There's a new version, but this Rebel Fleet Trooper was the de facto best version from 2001 to 2010. It shows its age, and it comes with 5 different heads-- depending on how you bought it. Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,652

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, October 13, 2011

Before you see the new Naboo Fighter and Astromech Battle Pack, check out this Fi-Ek Sirch update from earlier this year!  It's a Jedi and it's good. 

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,651

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, October 12, 2011

If you like weird, the Star Tours Luggage Attendant should be worth a look.  You bought a similar figure, but it wasn't orange!  So get this one.  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,649

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, October 10, 2011

It's new, and exclusive!  The Spider Assassin Droid comes in a new Toys R Us exclusive set with two clones-- and isn't a bad little robot.  (Well, OK, he's evil but it's a good toy.)  Should you go run and get one? Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,648

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, October 7, 2011

In the comics, ARC Trooper Alpha-17 was usually blue.  OK, pretty much 100% blue.  There was a more Episode III-esque redesign, but for some reason we got a red one in an Evolutions set a few years back.  Is it worth a look?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,647

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, October 6, 2011

Hey kids, it's Lieutenant Thire!  There are two similar-enough versions of this figure and you probably will want to get at least one of them.  Why not?  He's from a great episode.  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,646

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, October 5, 2011

It's a new Even Piell, the first all-new sculpt for the character in quite some time!  (Almost 10 years!)  This short figure has a nifty climbing backpack and a head sculpt that feels like it's a little fragile.  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,645

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Hasbro sure likes Captain Rex, and this brand-new version is based on the newer sculpt, has a couple of jet packs, and ball-jointed hips-- plus a cloth "skirt.'  Is it worth the upgrade?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,644

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, October 3, 2011

It's a Tactical Droid!  This TA-175 turned out great and comes with a tank-- which, even at $20, makes him cheaper than the individually carded Tactical Droid from 2010.  Should you get him?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,643

By Adam Pawlus — Saturday, October 1, 2011

It's another Geonosian Drone!  Hasbro made a bunch of these out of one basic mold, and it's a good thing-- they all turned out pretty well!  Read on!