Cancelled Clone Wars DVD Sets On eBay UPDATE

By Mike — Thursday, March 15, 2012

The two "cancelled" Walmart exclusive Clone Wars DVD figure sets have popped up on eBay courtesy of a seller in Woodland Hills, CA. UPDATE: Yakface has a report that these sets have been found at Marshalls and TJ Maxx for $9.99 each! 

Medicom Re-Issues RAH Maul

By Mike — Thursday, March 15, 2012

Sideshow announces that Medicom is re-issuing the awesome Real Action Heroes Sixth Scale Darth Maul. The highly detailed, super articulated Sith Lord includes interchangeable hands, removable hooded cloak, and a Light Up Double Bladed Lightsaber.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,761

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, March 14, 2012

It's not the first SCUBA Clone Trooper, but it's certainly the most animated!  How does this newly-sculpted submarine pack-in work out? Pretty well.   Read on!

BBTS News: Star Wars, Transformers, Statues, 1/6, Mega Bloks, Mezco & More!

By Mike — Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Our sponsors at BigBadToyStore.com has released their latest newsletter featuring new Star Wars TVC and Clone Wars figures and assortments.

Prototype Fett Offer Ending March 31st

By Mike — Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Just a friendly reminder that the Prototype Boba Fett Mailaway offer is coming to a close and all redemptions must be submitted and postmarked by March 31st. Get your UPC codes and redemption certificates in!

GHR: G8-R3 And DTF Packaging Variants

By Mike — Tuesday, March 13, 2012

We are able to further confirm Yakface's report on the G8-R3 Harness Paint variant while hunting a Scottsdale, AZ Walmart. The unpainted harness appears to be the more uncommon for now. There's also a packaging/blister variation with the Discover The Force assortment. Hard core variant collectors take note.

Dark Horse In June 2012

By Mike — Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Boba Fett's half clone half brother finds himself up against a Devaronian hit-squad in Blood Ties #3.  In Darth Vader and The Ghost Prison #2, Cadet Tohm and Vader infiltrate the secrets of the abandoned Jedi Temple to confront the secrets of Vader's past. This and much more for Dark Horse this June!

Taylor To Host Main Stage At Celebration VI

By Mike — Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Star Wars Celebration VI, the ultimate fan experience and the biggest Star Wars party ever, will feature three stages of programming offering hours of exclusive entertainment and fascinating information focused on the past, present and future of Star Wars. The stage hosts for the four-day event, held August 23-26 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida are James Arnold Taylor, David Collins and Pablo Hidalgo.

Gentle Giant Jumbo Vintage Death Star Droid

By Mike — Tuesday, March 13, 2012

The folks at Gentle Giant have announced the Death Star Droid as their next Jumbo Vintage 12" Figure coming in Q3 2012!

Preview: The Clone Wars #4.22 - Revenge

By Mike — Tuesday, March 13, 2012

A preview of this Friday's exciting season ending finale, Clone Wars episode  #4.22: Revenge, is now online with video and images. Savage and Maul, now reunited, pursue Obi-Wan Kenobi in search of revenge, and the Jedi Knight finds himself forced to unite with a surprising ally to defend against the deadly siblings.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,760

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Back in 1996, if you were young a character like Prince Xizor may have made quite the impression as a sort of evil shipping magnate/reptillian sex wizard.  I'm sure this release's weapon should invite giggles.  But how is the figure?  Read on!

SWAN 337: LEGO Toy Man

By Mike — Tuesday, March 13, 2012

This past Sunday the Toy Man Toy Show was held in St. Louis and Marjorie and Arnie were on hand to report, and to shop! On this week's podcast they discuss the new vintage and vintage vintage items they found at the con, including a Return of the Jedi pop-up book and a deleted scene Luke Skywalker figure.

GHR: Movie Heroes Wave 2, DTF Clearance and Variants

By Mike — Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Despite lingering stock of Movie Heroes Wave 1 and Clone Wars re-issues, we found the second wave of Movie Heroes featuring mostly new or "newish" figures, particularly the awesome new Qui-Gon Jinn and Obi-Wan Kenobi with Light Up Lightsabers.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,759

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, March 12, 2012

It's Barriss Offee!  She was released last year, and should be coming back to stores shortly.  Should you get excited?  Read on!

Image Bank: Animated Princess Leia Boussh Maquette

By Mike — Sunday, March 11, 2012

The Genndy Tartavosky animated series from 2003 has spawned a great sub set of collectible maquettes by Gentle Giant, and Entertainment Earth's exclusive Princess Leia as the bounty hunter Boussh is another great addition. This 10 inch tall rendition of the princess as re-imagined if she were in the style of the cartoon is nicely designed, sexy, but sort of fragile.