Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,807

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, May 17, 2012

From the comic, based on the TV show, this Kit Fisto has Hoth Battle Gear which is not Hoth Battle Gear.  Did you get yours yet? If not, read on!

Kmart Getting Vintage Return of the Jedi AT-ST

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Sandtroopers.com has two new stock images of an upcoming Kmart exclusive Vintage-boxed AT-ST. The unpackaged photo is horribly and hysterically posed, and the deco appears to be different from previous releases.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,806

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, May 16, 2012

It's Kaink! One of few female Ewoks, this figure is part of a really cool Star Tours exclusive set which is more or less free on eBay these days. Read on!

Target Getting Ziro the Hutt in Fighter Pods Form

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, May 15, 2012

A healthy mix of repaints, a collector's tin, and Ziro the Hutt make up a new Target exclusive Fighter Pods set at Sandtroopers.com.  You should check it out!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,805

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, May 15, 2012

It's Clone Commander Wolffe! The first version has a ton of articulation and great paint, so you should totally get one.  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,804

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, May 14, 2012

Part of the infamous hard-to-find battle pack, this ARC Trooper is similar to (but is not) Colt. The deco is different, but the similarities are clear. Should you get one?  Read on!

Q&A: Shuttles, Vehicles, Vintage Variants, and Astromech Droids

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, May 13, 2012

So, is it time to expect that Z-95 Headhunter? I'm gonna say probably not. What's up with Canada getting an exclusive Yoda variation? And should we wait for vintage updates of certain figures, or is there already a great alternative to be had? All this and Shuttles in this week's Q&A!

GHR: Vintage Wave 4 At Wal-Mart, $4.99 Vintage, Droids and Moms

By Mike — Sunday, May 13, 2012

There's finally some break through after a few months of a devil's existence and lingering TPM Wave 1's as Wal-Mart is receiving shipments of Vintage Wave 4 with Dr. Evazan, Aayla Secura, and Kithaba

First-Look: Star Tours Droid Factory Parts Bins

By Adam Pawlus — Saturday, May 12, 2012

The biggest chatter of the year comes from Florida, where Droid Factory is being deployed at Disney Hollywood Studios. You can build your own Astromech Droid, but what does the whole set-up look like? Our pal Chuck sent us some awesome images over teh Twitter, and you can click through to see them (and follow him) after the break.

Print Ad: Get Revenge

By Mike — Saturday, May 12, 2012

This awesome print ad featuring VC23 Luke Skywalker battling VC08 Darth Vader was published in August 2011 to promote The Vintage Collection "Revenge" of the Jedi chase cardbacks.

Brian's Toys: Vintage 12 Back Palitoy, Gentle Giant Pre-orders

By Mike — Saturday, May 12, 2012

From our sponsors at Brian's Toys: Collectors should take notice of the Vintage 12-Back Palitoy Star Wars figures, AFA-graded and in stock over at Brian's Toys!  This selection features hard-to-find figures (from Han Solo Small Head to Sand People) that would make a great addition to anyone's growing collection. 

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,803

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, May 11, 2012

This 2011 Vintage Anakin Skywalker was a swell remake of the 2002 "peasant" figure that's on the opposite end of the "toy" spectrum when compared to its ancestor.  Read on!

BBTS: Koto ArtFX+ ROTJ Fett Pre-Order

By Mike — Friday, May 11, 2012

Our sponsors at BigBadToyStore have announced pre-orders for the upcoming Kotobukiya ARTFX+ 1:10 Scale Statue Boba Fett (ROTJ Version).

Gentle Giant: May 2012 Solicitations

By Mike — Friday, May 11, 2012

Gentle Giant releases their solicititations for Star Wars items slated in the 4th Quarter. Yoda joins the Jumbo Vintage line-up and looks fantastic with Gentle Giant closely replicating the soft goods material of the original Kenner figure. An orange snake version is planned for general release while a brown snake variant is scheduled to be a Premier Guild exclusive.

Star Tours Disney Blog Reveals More Parts

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, May 10, 2012

First up, one of our pals on Twitter tweeted us last night that the Star Tours Astromech Droids would run about $12.95 each, or 2 for $18.95.  This article shows more pictures of retooled heads and other changes, and the claim that only the R6, R8, and R9 heads are exclusive is something of a half-truth-- remember, the R5 droids appear to have no antennas this time around, plus all the droids have holes in their head.