The long-awaited (and rumored for years as the Star Speeder 3000) Star Speeder 1000 Playset is now available from Disney parks and their mail-order service. Want to see a ton of pictures and find out how to get yours? Are you curious how the first fully-licensed Hasbro-compatible non-Hasbro action figure item turned out? Would you believe it has a socket for your original Star Tours Captain Rex in it? Read on!
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!
If you like a good podcast, you should check out The Sound of Young America if you aren't already a subscriber. Jesse Thorn interviews Carrie Fisher in the latest episode, and while there's not a ton of Star Wars in there, you'll hear about how she thought it might be some tiny movie that nobody saw and ended up some sort of "hip thing."
Season finale! Are we going to get toys from the Carnage of Krell just yet? Disappointed by Darth Maul's 2012 toy lineup? And what's going on with vintage in 2012-- will there be an assortment split? All this and more await you after the jump! Also, send in your questions for 2012... or don't!
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.
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!
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