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Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,700

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Welcome to day 1,700 of Adam Held Hostage with Lumiya, a figure I assumed would never, ever see plastic.  I'm thrilled she exists, but did the Marvel villain turn out acceptably?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,699

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, December 19, 2011

Ahhh the Battle Droid Commander.  The token repaint of a decent mold, this guy also includes binoculars which make it just a little more different.  Should you get one for your tanks?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,698

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, December 16, 2011

From 1999, or "thousands of years ago," this Darth Maul had saber-swinging action before it was cool.  Or retro.  Or whatever.  Is it worth picking up, now that it's super-cheap?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,696

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Behold, the very first and very angry Barriss Offee!  Portrayed on TV as a younger hero-in-training, the first Hasbro action figure is a stylized, seemingly fully adult woman.  Is this 2003 release worth a look?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,695

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, December 13, 2011

The Senate Commando Captain is, at its core, a revised Clone Trooper in blue.  The arms had some changes, he has a new head, and some swell pinstriping-- is it worth getting?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,694

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, December 12, 2011

Arguably the pinnacle of Hasbro's animated action figure design, the Mandalorian Warrior is yet another take on this group with some pretty swell accessories and stellar articulation. It doesn't get much better than this!  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,693

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, December 9, 2011

It's Ten Numb!  He's taller than necessary, but he's got the white suit as seen in that one famous photograph.  He might even still be at Toys R Us, three years after his release. Is he worth it? Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,692

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, December 8, 2011

It's Jarael from the Knights of the Old Republic comic book!  She was an online exclusive, and is still available.  Is she worth picking up?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,691

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Here's the second Savage Opress figure... and for the time being, I'm guessing, the last one until he gets new clothes.  It's good-- cloth bits, lightsaber, the works.  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,690

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Ahhh, Coleman Trebor.  The original 2003 release is really good,  While not super-articulated, the pose, deco, and articulation combine to make a solid piece which looks great on your desk.  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,689

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, December 5, 2011

It's new!  This ARF Trooper just started showing up at Wal-Mart next week, and its Aurebesh letters read "RAM" right on the AT-RT.  It's good stuff, so read on!

Walmart Exclusive Clone Wars Vehicles Arrive, Canceled Toys On Packaging

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, December 2, 2011

They were originally slated to hit in August, but Wal-Mart's exclusive pair of mini vehicles hit stores this week. Our pal MeisterShake on Twitter gave me the tip, and I checked two local Wal-Marts and sure enough, they were both stocked with the vehicles at just under $17 each. (Oh, and they have shots of canceled toys on the boxes.)

Click through for a few images and impressions, after the break.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,688

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, December 2, 2011

This Obi-Wan Kenobi is nothing too special... but its accessory is!  Toys R Us got this prison bit as an exclusive, instead of packing it with the arena.  Is it worth grabbing?  You bet! Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,687

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, December 1, 2011

There are a lot of Bespin Luke Skywalker figures out there... and this is one of them.  Based on a Battle Pack from 2007-2009 or so, this one builds on a 2002 mold with new paint. Should you get it?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,686

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, November 30, 2011

There are three versions of this Nikto Jedi, but this is the last time his name on the front of the box was generic.  Was this Toys R Us exclusive worth buying?  Read on!