Figure of the Day

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,864

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, August 6, 2012

Today's (technically) Figure of the Day is Han Solo in Carbonite from 1996, which is pretty gosh-darned similar to the old Kenner one from the 1980s. New color, new stickers, and because we've got a deadline, read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,863

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, August 3, 2012

Today, let's look at Clone Commander Cody, an exclusive remold of the basic animated trooper body from several years ago. Is it good? It sure ain't bad! Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,862

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, August 2, 2012

A Battle Droid!  This one doesn't match the other ones, and came out as an exclusive at the Toys R Us.  Should you get it? CAN you get it? Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,861

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Hey kids, it's the Naboo Royal Guard in his 2012 style!  New head, new body, new helmet.  It takes one of the best-sculpted figures from 12 years ago and adds articulation and looks fantastic. Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,860

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, July 31, 2012

It's Clone Trooper Gus, a figure from a pretty great exclusive gift set which Targets often kept around until recently. If you leave the helmet on, it's a great white clone.  Is it worth it? Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,859

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, July 30, 2012

Hey kids, it's Obi-Wan Kenobi! This Target exclusive has a new head and lightsaber, but is based on the 2009 Legacy body.  Is it worth buying?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,858

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, July 27, 2012

This Super Battle Droid was captured and reprogrammed to use as a training dummy for Clone Troopers.  Oh, what a fate!  But how is the toy?  Pretty good.  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,857

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, July 26, 2012

Check out K-3PO, the Target exclusive version based on the build-a-droid mold.  It's pretty good.  I like it.  Will you? I have no idea.  I'm filling space.  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,856

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, July 25, 2012

This General Grievous is one of Hasbro's better releases of the character.  He's not clunky, his shoulders don't fall apart, and the cape is pretty nice.  Where can you find him?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,855

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, July 24, 2012

This is the new 2012 Darth Vader that has shown up in your stores on a Star Wars vintage cardback... and sold out before you got there.  Is it a good upgrade?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,853

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, July 20, 2012

It's like a maquette, but cheaper!  This Anakin Skywalker comes from the original Clone Wars cartoons, and it's basically free on eBay now. So get one, won't you?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,852

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, July 19, 2012

Is it new? Technically, yes!  This Luke Skywalker takes a 2009 design and retools his belt while adding a new backpack.  And, oddly, it's easier to find than Vintage despite being 1 per case in 1 case. Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,851

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, July 18, 2012

While a recent addition to Star Tours, this Signal Droid seems like it could have stepped right out of 1985! With big lights on his hands and a hover stand, it's a new mold which, in and of itself, is amazing. Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,850

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, July 17, 2012

There's a package variant and you might have seen it on clearance.  The Senate Guard is a pretty good figure, mixing new and old parts in a pleasing way. Know more! Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,849

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, July 16, 2012

We could talk about a new figure, but for the sake of my sanity I wrote up Captain Rex a few months back so we'd have something post-convention.  And here it is.  Read on!