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By Mike — Thursday, September 23, 2010

Our sponsors at BBTS now have the latest assortments of TVC and TCW action figures as well as new Battlepacks like Mandalorian Commandos and ARC Troopers. Click through for the full newsletter!

Figure of the Day: Day 1,376

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, September 22, 2010

The best update of the 1980s vintage figure is the 2009 Luke Skywalker with his poncho from the Battle for Endor Battle Pack. It's likely still available near you and includes a Warok.  What makes it so great?  And could it be better?  Read on!

Figure of the Day: Day 1,375

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Here you go, this is a good one.  Combining elements of what makes a great toy with what makes a great figure, the 2010 Toys "R" Us exclusive Bossk will delight and amaze once you get past the very high cost of purchase.  Read on!

Image Bank: CW26 Flamethrower Clone Trooper

By Mike — Tuesday, September 21, 2010

The all new CW26 Flamethrower Clone Trooper may not be what J. Geils had in mind, but who's to argue? Along with two types of flame accessories, you get a stand and die to play your Galactic Battle Game. Don't forget to send in your POP's for the Sergeant Bric mailaway! And certainly don't forget to post your comments on the latest iteration of the Clone Trooper.

Image Bank: CW25 Ki-Adi-Mundi

By Mike — Tuesday, September 21, 2010

The Cerean Jedi Master finally gets his chance in Clone Wars style plastic and he ain't bad at all. CW25 Ki-Adi-Mundi is the latest Image Bank update and you can find him in stores now, specifically Toys R Us.

TOY PALACE: New TCW Battlepacks

By Mike — Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Our sponsors at TOY PALACE now have the newest Clone Wars Battlepacks IN STOCK, including ARC Troopers, Clone Warriors and Droids Collection, Hidden Enemy, and Hostage Crisis. Pre-orders are also being taken Malevolence Collection DVD sets and new TIE Bomber! Folllow this link to shop!

Figure of the Day: Day 1,374

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, September 20, 2010

Here's a stunner-- this new Cad Bane isn't merely a retooled figure. The head, body, and most of the entire thing is new construction, and it has a spectacular range of motion.  Oh, and his bike is pretty cool too.  Want to see more?  Read on!

Q&A: Boba the Fetts, POTF2 Replacements, and Storage Solutions

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, September 19, 2010

Can we expect updates of the aging POTF2 action figures from the 1990s? Are you taking care to use the best figure storage means that you can afford? And did you realize that there are not one, but two animated Boba Fett figures coming in The Clone Wars? All this and some feeble attempts at reformatting in this week's column!

Figure of the Day: Day 1,373

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, September 17, 2010

If there's one constant in the universe it's that you never know what you might get from a General Grievous action figure.  This one is pretty solid-- huge feet, swappable arms, and a nice sculpt ensure he doesn't fall to pieces or melt on you, but his legs could misshapen with time.  Would you believe it's one of the best Grievous figures in years?  Read on!

New Clone Wars Battlepacks at TRU

By Mike — Friday, September 17, 2010

Mickey Gunslinger reports finding the AWESOME ARC Troopers and Mandalorian Commandos Battlepacks at ToysRUs in Chandler, Arizona. He was also tipped by a helpful sales clerk that the exclusive TCW Nikto Guard is in the warehouse by the thousands and set to ship next week. Happy Hunting everybody!

Brian's Toys Newsletter

By Mike — Friday, September 17, 2010

Brian's Toys has an excellent restock of Kubricks, Master Replicas and Star Wars vintage carded figures. Vintage includes 12-back Death Squad Commander and Jawa AFA 90. New Clone Wars waves 5 and 6 are coming soon. Place your pre-orders now! Check out the complete newsletter at http://www.brianstoys.com/nl 

Figure of the Day: Day 1,372

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, September 16, 2010

Hey kids, it's another Clone Trooper, this time based on the newer sculpt.   It's in the Bantha Squad, and it is a decent new version of the same (or similar) design we've come to love since 2002.  Read on!

Q&A Bonus: 2010 Vintage Hasbro Vintage Star Wars Foil Figures

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, September 16, 2010

We got a good question about the new variants hitting stores, so here's an adequate answer!

Is there a foil hunt version for every TVC figure? If so, that sure is a lot of hunting to do *sigh*. If not, which ones do have a foil version?

Figure of the Day: Day 1,371

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Still available in some towns, this Shadow Stormtrooper cast in clear plastic is an unusual creature in our favorite action figure line.  Rarely does Hasbro do Star Wars releases cast entirely in clear plastic, but here you go.  Is it worth it?   Read on!

Happy Meal TCW Mini Skateboards

By Mike — Tuesday, September 14, 2010

McDonald's Happy Meal launches their latest promo and its The Clone Wars mini skateboards! Each mini skateboard also comes with a temporary Clone Wars tattoo of your favorite characters. Visit HappyMeal.com for more!