Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 2,858: Darth Maul (Mandalore, The Vintage Collection)

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, September 23, 2021

Sith lords, crime lords, let's just say he's good at lording it up. Darth Maul (Mandalore, The Vintage Collection) is up today! Like Ahsoka, this one is incredibly impressive - the vest is a separately molded piece, the paint is incredible, and the articulation is top-notch. Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 2,857: Ahsoka Tano (Mandalore, The Vintage Collection)

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Via the Star Wars Galactic Hunter Figure of the Day Blog: Ahsoka Tano (Mandalore, The Vintage Collection). New for 2021, she is loaded with articulation and has some of Hasbro's very best painted detail at this scale. If you see her, buy two. Read on!

Q&A: Star Wars at HasLab, Limited Run Games, and also What's New?

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, September 19, 2021

This week in Q&A - Crowdfunded projects! Are we not getting enough? Limited Run Games! They're doing Star Wars and more - should you care? And Which figures are the new ones? Well... it's complicated.

Be sure you send in your questions for next time. Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 2,856: Boba Fett (Prototype Edition - Green Head, The Retro Collection)

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, September 16, 2021

Via the Star Wars Galactic Hunter Figure of the Day Blog: Boba Fett (Prototype Edition - Green Head, The Retro Collection). There are at least six color configurations - and mine looks like a Crayola box! Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 2,855: Luke Skywalker (Endor, The Vintage Collection)

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, September 14, 2021

A classic has returned! Luke Skywalker (Endor, The Vintage Collection). New for 2021, figure takes a 2010 Jedi Luke and adds a new head and new accessories - and it's pretty great if you can find one, exclusively at Walmart. Read on!

Q&A: Star Wars Droid Pairings, Mailings, and Other Complaints

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, September 12, 2021

This week in Q&A - Addresses! Yes, Hasbro does have a ground address for letters and stuff. Conditional shipping! Some people have more trouble than I do - but it's an evolving thing. Droid sommelier! When trying to pick the right droid for your X-Wing, what should you do?

Be sure you send in your questions for next time. The mailbag is out of on-topic questions, so if you got some, send some in. Read on!

Adam's Star Wars Newsletter #4 - Carbonized, Accredited, and Retooled

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, September 9, 2021

We're back!  Adam's Star Wars Newsletter #4 is ready to read.  Why should you read it?

It has things in recent Hasbro streams that you can't be bothered to sit for an hour and watch, in a format that you can skim through on your iPad on the toilet.  I'm here for you, fellow olds.  Highlights include: the HasLab Razor Crest delay, Macy's new toy section, an all-new Bib Fortuna, and so many of the new Hasbro announcements from over the summer in a handy checklist form - so you can see if any of it matters without wasting the amount of time it would take you to catch up on What We Do in the Shadows!  Aren't I thoughtful?

Click here for the archive.

Disney Droid R6-W1CH In Stock at ShopDisney Now

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, September 9, 2021

MoreVia ShopDisney: Fi¿Star Wars Droid Factory Halloween Figure – R6-W1CH. Right now, the droid is $12.99 plus shipping - not a bad deal, considering previous ones tend to sell $20 or more (much more) if you wait too long. Sadly many of us missed R2-RNBW, the Pride droid, and I'm still cranky. (Please sell me one if you have a spare. Loose fine.)

Happy Halloween!  This means the Christmas droid is likely to show up real soon.

Ad: Pre-Order New Star Wars at Entertainment Earth

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, September 9, 2021

Ad: Pre-Order Star Wars New Releases at Entertainment Earth! There's a lot on deck.

 

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New figures from The Vintage Collection join an exclusive shared Greef Karga from The Black Series and Rey's lightsaber from the end of The Rise of Skywalker.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 2,854: Luke Skywalker (Hoth, The Vintage Collection)

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, September 9, 2021

Via the Star Wars Galactic Hunter Figure of the Day Blog: Luke Skywalker (Hoth, The Vintage Collection) . This is a figure from a few years ago, updated with new paint - and he's different! The skin looks a lot better this time around, but once you put the mask on he's not all different. Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 2,853: Admiral Ackbar 2021 Redux, The Vintage Collection)

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, September 7, 2021

Get him while he's hot, get him while he's buttered: Admiral Ackbar 2021 Redux, The Vintage Collection). New for 2021, this figure is a little less bright and has new paint applications that look a lot like - and not identical to - the 2010 original. Read on!

Q&A: Star Wars Crowdfunding, Finding, and Windows

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, September 5, 2021

This week in Q&A - Pre-order windows! And failed crowdfunding! Also finding toys in stores - your memories are rosier than mine.

Be sure you send in your questions for next time. The mailbag is out of on-topic questions, so if you got some, send some in. Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 2,852: Han Solo (Endor, The Vintage Collection)

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, September 2, 2021

It's new for 2021! Han Solo (Endor, The Vintage Collection) . First released in 2006 - and again in 2011 - this figure has been updated for 2021, and is one of few figures to actually look worse with the photo real paint. The coat is an improvement, though! Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 2,851: Flametrooper (Gaming Greats, The Black Series)

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, August 31, 2021

Via the Star Wars Galactic Hunter Figure of the Day Blog: Flametrooper (Gaming Greats, The Black Series).

Q&A: Retro Star Wars, Inflation, and License Merry-Go-Round

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, August 29, 2021

This week in Q&A - the value of the license! It's still high. Retro figures! Do they have a future? And can inflation destroy the hobby? Not as much as indifference can!

Be sure you send in your questions for next time - we're short one! The mailbag is out of on-topic questions, so if you got some, send some in. Read on!