Comic-Con Badges to Go On Sale 11/22

By Mike — Monday, November 8, 2010

Let's try this again. After a technical glitch forced the shut down of Comic-Con International registration last week, attendees will have another opportunity on Monday, November 22nd beginning at 6 am Pacific Time to purchase passes for the mega-event which takes place July 21-24 at the San Diego Convention Center.  

Q&A: Clone Troopers, Clone Wars, Aliens, and Hutts

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, November 7, 2010
When do leaked figures typically show up? Did Hasbro goof up on the new Magnaguard Droid's head? What would the ultimate animated figure be? All this and more can be yours if you read this week's hastily written column!

Target Holiday Sale: $20 Off AT-AT

By Mike — Saturday, November 6, 2010

The Target Great Holiday Toy Sale mailer has hit mailboxes this week and features a few Star Wars deals including a $20 off coupon for the AT-AT. $5 Off coupons are also available for the Boba Fett helmet and RC Hailfire Droid. If you prefer to shop online at Target.com, the coupon code for the AT-AT is TCHD1034. Sale ends November 24th.

BBTS: Sale, Transformers, Enterbay, Sideshow, 1/6 Scale & More

By Mike — Saturday, November 6, 2010

Hi - Here is a quick update from http://www.bigbadtoystore.com about a variety of new arrivals and more new preorders as well as our latest sale.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,408

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, November 5, 2010

Behold, the first Cantina alien you ever saw in Star WarsHem Dazon was a head on a stick, and toy companies have been able to make up a costume and a body for this guy.  Here's Hasbro's take-- do you like it?  Read on to see it!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,407

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, November 4, 2010

Check out Commander Vill, a member of the 501st and a long-gone exclusive.  He has a Stormtrooper's head and a Clone's body.  Will worlds collide?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,406

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, November 3, 2010

I just got back from the other coast.  Did you miss me?  You didn't realize I was gone?  Ah well.  Here's Goji, our Figure of the Day named for a famous series of Japanese monster movies.  Probably Rodan.   Is he cool enough to buy? Find him in Clone Wars Season 2 and then read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,405

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, November 2, 2010

This Clone Trooper is something of a rarity-- white troopers are basically gone from the line, and this one came in a gift set. Is it worth braving the 3 Commando Droids to get this new variant with a different helmet?  Read on!

Yoda Charity Pin

By Mike — Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Our friends at Yodasholonet is selling this cool pin benefiting Rady's Children's hospital in San Diego. The pin features Yoda flying the Rady Children's Hospital Kite.The pin artwork was designed by Artist Grant Gould who recently designed the artwork for the Celebraton V Badges. This has been approved and authorized by Lucasfilm Licensing.

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LEGO "Bombad Bounty" Movie

By Mike — Tuesday, November 2, 2010

LEGO kicks off the holiday season with a new mini-movie starring Jar Jar Binks dawdling and stumbling his way through various Star Wars scenes we know and love.

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Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,404

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, November 1, 2010

I'm off in the arctic wilds of the Eastern United States this week, so I'm totally qualified to tell you about the Ugnaught, who are experts at operating refridgeration equipment.  This is the newest one, which means he's a year old.  Exciting?  Sure.  Read on!

Q&A: Foil Figures, Sy Snootles, Han's Buddy on Hoth

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, October 31, 2010
Will that Hoth Rebel Trooper who will see us in Hell make it to shelves? Will there be more Vintage foil figures? And why haven't we had more Sy Snootles toys, dadgummit? All this and a rundown of all the new Target Hasbro exclusives await you in this week's Star Wars Q&A!

TRU Big Book Sale

By Mike — Sunday, October 31, 2010

Toys R Us releases their Great Big Christmas Book featuring several items on sale including $20 off the Rise of Boba Fett Ultimate Battle Pack ($79.99) and various role play and LEGO sets. Click here to shop online or you can even be fancy and cool by downloading their free iPad app.

Brian's Toys Newsletter 10/30

By Mike — Saturday, October 30, 2010

Get over to Brian's Toys to get your hands on the 2010 Vintage-Style Rocket-Firing Boba Fett! Forget about ruining all your carded figures just to send in some proof-of-purchases, because Brian's Toys will help you complete your collection.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,403

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, October 29, 2010

Hasbro's newest Mace Windu is a huge, huge improvement over most of its Jedi figures.  It has new ankle joints unlike any other Star Wars figure, he can sit, and basically it all just plain works and holds together nicely.  Throw away your old ones and get this new one, kids!  Read on!