Dark Horse in July 2011

By Mike — Monday, April 18, 2011

Dark Horse kicks off the summer with the return of a new Dark Times story arc as Vader faces off with an assassin. The Sith Knights make their debut in The Old Republic - Lost Suns. This and much more in July! Check out all the pulp goodness ahead!

Brian's Toys Newsletter 04/18

By Mike — Monday, April 18, 2011

In the past few weeks, Brian's Toys has sold the Life-Size Darth Vader and Jar Jar Binks.  This week they are determined to do it again.  The Darth Vader Revealed life-size bust has been reduced by $400!  This week's newsletter features plenty of great products that customers have been yearning for.  Pre-Order the Vintage Jumbo 12" Death Squad Commander, Kotobukiya Commander Cody, and Female Stormtrooper Statue.  Great items that should arrive by the end of this year.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,524

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, April 18, 2011

When we first got a figure of this character, she was a slow seller-- but Hasbro was willing to try again and gave us a great, new Juno Eclipse last Spring.  With a revised torso, the figure looks a lot better, but is she worth the upgrade?  Read on!

Q&A: Missed Figures, Electronics, Droids, and Frozen Heroes

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, April 17, 2011

Will Han Solo return to the Carbonite block? Is it true that no stores are getting new Vintage figures? No, of course not. Will we see all-new molds for vintage-era 1970s and 1980s vehicles eventually? Ehhh.... probably not. But you can hear rambly answers and ask your own questions when you read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,523

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, April 15, 2011

From the 2009 Target exclusive packs, this Battle Droid has gummed-up eyes, but one of the best sculpts to come out of Hasbro.  So is it a winner, a loser, or what?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,522

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, April 14, 2011

Fresh from the Entertainment Earth exclusive sets is this Ysanne Isard, and Imperial intelligence agent based mostly on an existing body with a new head.  Hasbro got her eyes and hair right, so is she worth picking up?  Read on!

Massive LEGO Star Wars Super Star Destroyer Executor Is Massive

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, April 13, 2011

A number of fan sites found a deep-linked image of LEGO Star Wars Super Star Destroyer Executor as seen here.  Multiple figures are included, but there's no actual listing, and the deep-linked image hosted on LEGO.com has since been taken down.  But there it is! 

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Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,521

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Can't get enough Clone Trooper figures?  Back in 2005, this one was a huge deal.  It was an online exclusive, super-articulated, and in huge demand. Today, well, it's easy to get and got reissued a few times. But is it essential?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,520

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, April 12, 2011

It's the newest Stormtrooper!  This 2011 release takes the 2007 Stormtrooper with removable helmet and adds the improved legs from the 2009 Sandtrooper.  It's in stores now-- maybe, depending on your area-- so should you get it?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,519

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, April 11, 2011

It's Dengar from 2008!  Here, Hasbro took an existing figure and applied Marvel coloring, giving you the finest Dengar 2003 had to offer in the weirdest colors 1981 had to offer.  And the end result?  Not bad.  Read on!

Q&A: Vehicles (Again), Stuck Joints, and TV Series

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, April 10, 2011

So when are we getting more Republic Commando toys? Is there a known sequence for The Clone Wars episodes? And how do you deal with a bad torso joint on your Clone figures? All this and more await you in this week's Q&A!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,518

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, April 8, 2011

Possibly available at a Kmart "near" you now is this exclusive Captain Lock, a slightly remolded version of Commander Cody.  He's green!  Should you get him?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,517

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, April 7, 2011

Last year, Hasbro went back and improved the Jumptrooper from the Force Unleashed line.  Now it has a jetpack! Wow!  The new deco is pretty great too.  Should you get one?   Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,516

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, April 6, 2011

You don't know who R5-C7 is, but that's OK since he looks cool and was a bonus build-a-figure in 2009.  There's a lot of detail and a little color to love here, so be sure to take a look at this one.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,515

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, April 5, 2011

It's the newest version of C-3PO from Hasbro's The Vintage Collection!  Said to be the first figure they designed with digital sculpting techniques, the figure has several removable panels and more articulation than any other movie 3PO yet. How is he?  Read on!