Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,830

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, June 19, 2012

It's the 2012 Luke Skywalker in his Hoth gear! For the first time ever, this outfit gets things like wrist joints and ankles.  Was it worth the wait, or does Hasbro need to redo it already?  Read on!

More TRU Vintage Exclusives, Multipacks, Slave I

By Mike — Monday, June 18, 2012

Just as your wallet takes a breather from the summer convention exclusive buying frenzy, Rebelscum has unloaded a fantastic report on some upcoming ToysRUs exclusives coming to you this fall.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,829 with Bonus Video

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, June 18, 2012

Another one!  The just-released 2012 Nikto Skiff Guard sports a great sculpt and exceptional articulation.  And we made a video of it, too!  Want to know how excited you should be about this one?  Read on, or watch the video after the jump!

Captain Rex Rides The Bomb

By Mike — Monday, June 18, 2012

Those funny guys at the Hasbro art department injected some Strangelove humor in the background insert of the Attack Recon Fighter with Anakin Skywalker. UPDATE: Thanks to a tip from Yakface, we have more on this noseart design!

Gentle Giant: SDCC Exclusive Admiral Motti Minibust

By Mike — Monday, June 18, 2012

Gentle Giant, through their sorcerous ways,  doesn't conjure the stolen data tapes,  but they do reveal their fist exclusive piece of the summer conventions season! The Admiral Motti minibust will be offered at San Diego Comic-Con next month, but Premier Guild members can pre-order him now.

Q&A: Vehicles, Pod Racers, Quick Vehicle Fixes, and We Need Your Help Re: Protective Cases

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, June 17, 2012

So where is the Naboo Fighter? Well, this was written a few days ago, but I bet you know the answer! Want to know how do perform minor repairs on bent plastic on vehicles? I can help! All this and much more in this week's Q&A!

Preview: Movie Heroes Class II Vehicles Wave 2 (Boxed)

By Mike — Saturday, June 16, 2012

Presenting some packaged photos of the new Movie Heroes/Clone Wars 2012 Class II Wave 2 vehicles featuring the all new Naboo Starfighter, a repainted Republic Tank, and a re-issued Anakin Skywalker Jedi Starfighter. On a side note, that Republic Tank package art featuring Yoda jumping around like a killer jumping bean is too awesome for words.

Amazon: Darth Malgus For Order

By Mike — Friday, June 15, 2012

Darth Malgus and a few other new and harder to find releases like Nom Anor, Dr. Evazan, Aayla Secura, the 501st Clone Trooper and Kithaba are now available directly from Amazon for $12.99 each and FREE Super Saver Shipping. UPDATE: Amazon's stock of Malgus is SOLD OUT. But keep checking as they may restock.

EE Cancels Mandalorian Assault Transport Pre-orders

By Mike — Friday, June 15, 2012

Entertainment Earth has canceled pre-orders for the Clone Wars Mandalorian Attack Shuttle. The online retailer (and Galactic Hunter sponsor) took additional pre-orders earlier this year after selling out of their initial allocation and it appears they were unable to obtain the additional stock.

Brian's Toys: Tarkin Wave, eFX Vader Helmet

By Mike — Friday, June 15, 2012

From our sponsors at Brian's Toys: Vintage-Style Wave 13 (the set has Starkiller, Shae Vizla, Oddball, General Tarkin, and Nikto) has landed at Brian's Toys. The case came packed with Darth Malgus, so there may be a few of him in stock as well.

Gentle Giant: Painted PGM Exclusive Republic Commando

By Mike — Friday, June 15, 2012

Gentle Giant has updated with some painted photos of their upcoming Premier Guild exclusive Republic Commando Minibust. The detailing on this piece looks fantastic and if you haven't signed up for membership yet, then do so pronto!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,828

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, June 15, 2012

It's hard to find, but pretty neat!  The 501st Legion Clone Trooper from the vintage line is mostly old parts, but new paint makes everything fun again.  Check it out!

GHR: Galactic Hunt Report Top 5 (May 2012)

By Mike — Friday, June 15, 2012

With waves 3 and 4 smattering across the land in bits in pieces, here's GHR's Top 5 Figures for the month of May. Happy Galactic Hunting!

Image Bank: VC20 Yoda (Canadian Variant)

By Mike — Thursday, June 14, 2012

We can blame Canada for this cool carded variant of VC20 Yoda. The Jedi Master is packaged in a Return of the Jedi cardback with the iconic photo that was featured in the original Kenner release instead of the more correct, and dare we say not as iconic, Revenge of the Sith card that was distributed here domestically.

Acme Archives: Convention Exclusive Biker Scout Character Key

By Mike — Thursday, June 14, 2012

Acme Archives announces their exclusive for Comic-Con International and Celebration VI to be a Scout Trooper Character Key in animated style. That key has a run of 1000 pieces and is priced at $39.00 each. Following in the same theme, Acme will also offer a non-exclusive Speederbike Sketchplate at Comic-Con.