Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,549

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, May 23, 2011

Hey kids, it's ARF Trooper Waxer, a Target-exclusive companion piece to Boil and his AT-RT! It has great deco and a companion figure-- so should you get it before he dries up?  Read on!

Q&A: Star Wars Battle Packs, LEGO, Vehicles, and More Fun

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, May 22, 2011

This week: How reliable is action figure grading? The answer... may not surprise you. What's the scoop with Battle Packs? And are we going to expect more classic vehicle updates real soon? Probably not. All this and LEGO ramblings in this week's Q&A!

Clearance Watch: Star Wars Comic Pack at Ross

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, May 22, 2011

If you have Ross stores in your area, it may be worth your while to check out their toy sections.  The until-just-recently online exclusive Plourr Ilo and Dlrr Nepp Comic Pack has been showing up at the clothing discounter for about $5.99-- a great price for 2 pilot figures!  Good hunting.

Ad: Buy 1 Hasbro Star Wars Figure, Get 1 40% Off at Entertainment Earth

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, May 20, 2011

Ad: The Hasbro Action Figure Sale at Entertainment is on! Buy 1 in-stock Hasbro action figure, case, or set and get a 2nd for 40% off! Mix and match between themes and select from nearly 300 awesome products including Star Wars, G.I. Joe, Indiana Jones, Marvel, and many more-- including exclusive and vintage Star Wars action figures! Click here for a complete list and read on for more!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,548

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, May 20, 2011

Hey kids, it's Grizz Frix!  Few pilots get a lot of fan requests, but after Wedge it seemed Grizz got a little attention from fans, and earlier this year we got him in stores.  Is he worth it?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,547

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, May 19, 2011

This 4-LOM is pretty awesome, and a convention exclusive from last year.  It takes the modern Zuckuss figure and paints it in vintage Kenner 4-LOM colors.  I think it's the best version of the character yet, so read on, and then go get one!  Go on, read!

Toys "R" Us Exclusive Galactic Heroes AT-ST Hits

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, May 18, 2011

We've read a few reports, most notable from the Yakface.com forums, that the long-delayed AT-ST from Galactic Heroes has arrived!  Retail is $34.99.   Originally slated as a September Kohl's exclusive last year, the item has been in limbo since showing up in the UK.  But now?  Toys "R" Us is getting it.  Read more at Yakface.com! 

Sandtroopers.com Reveals Mail-Away Prototype Boba Fett

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, May 18, 2011

We have good news and bad news.  The good news?   Sandtroopers.com revealed the all-white prototype armor Boba Fett figure in full, both carded and loose.  The bad news?  It doesn't have the grapple hook rocket like the image from Toy Fair's slide show implied. Rather, it's a reworked Animated Boba Fett from 2007. See more on their site.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,546

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Check out the best black Clone Pilot so far!  This Wal-Mart exclusive didn't fare so well, but it's a great toy.  Do you still want one? Read on and find out if you should track him down!

Ad: New Hasbro Star Wars Vintage Pre-Orders and Toy Announcements at Entertainment Earth

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Ad: New Hasbro Star Wars at Entertainment Earth are up for pre-order now! Dozens of new vehicles, figures, and more are all up for grabs. Listings include the Star Wars Clone Republic Attack Shuttle Vehicle, the Star Wars Clone Wars Republic Artillery Cannon Vehicle, and even the Star Wars Action Figures Vintage Wave 8 Case. Read on for a list of everything!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,545

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Arguably the best version yet, this Plo Koon comes packaged with a vehicle and has-- get ready for it-- knee joints!  That's what matters here.  Should you get this one, even if it's the second or third one in your collection?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,544

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, May 16, 2011

One of the cool things about the Star Tours line was the addition of "cast members" like this Jedi Master.  It's just some dude made out of Agen Kolar parts with a new head, making it an ideal theme park exclusive.  Should you get one?  Read on!

Q&A: Wars, Fetts of the Future, Old School New Figures, and Big Beastly Things

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, May 15, 2011

Got a problem with figure hand color? Sure you do. And why aren't we getting more beasts, heaving or otherwise? And why is that big mean bully Hasbro denying you the 1980s-style figures you so richly deserve, aside from taste? All this and more when you read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,543

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, May 13, 2011

Hey, it's the 2004 Y-Wing Pilot from the Toys "R" Us exclusive Y-Wing Fighter!  It can sit just fine, and it's a great figure to put in a vehicle... but it's not very impressive by modern standards.  Or the standards of 2004... or 1998.  Want to see more?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,542

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, May 12, 2011

Hey kids, it's a Clone Trooper!  You love those, especially with wacky graphics on their chests.  This one is particularly neat-- so read on!