Figure of the Day

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,409

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, November 8, 2010

Is he named after the dude in the U.N.?  Probably. Koffi Arana is seen here in his comic book outfit with red armor and spoileriffic stabbable torso.  Now that's pretty swell, ain't it?  Should you pick up this 2007, or wait until Mustafar freezes over for a new version?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,408

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, November 5, 2010

Behold, the first Cantina alien you ever saw in Star WarsHem Dazon was a head on a stick, and toy companies have been able to make up a costume and a body for this guy.  Here's Hasbro's take-- do you like it?  Read on to see it!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,407

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, November 4, 2010

Check out Commander Vill, a member of the 501st and a long-gone exclusive.  He has a Stormtrooper's head and a Clone's body.  Will worlds collide?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,406

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, November 3, 2010

I just got back from the other coast.  Did you miss me?  You didn't realize I was gone?  Ah well.  Here's Goji, our Figure of the Day named for a famous series of Japanese monster movies.  Probably Rodan.   Is he cool enough to buy? Find him in Clone Wars Season 2 and then read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,405

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, November 2, 2010

This Clone Trooper is something of a rarity-- white troopers are basically gone from the line, and this one came in a gift set. Is it worth braving the 3 Commando Droids to get this new variant with a different helmet?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,404

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, November 1, 2010

I'm off in the arctic wilds of the Eastern United States this week, so I'm totally qualified to tell you about the Ugnaught, who are experts at operating refridgeration equipment.  This is the newest one, which means he's a year old.  Exciting?  Sure.  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,403

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, October 29, 2010

Hasbro's newest Mace Windu is a huge, huge improvement over most of its Jedi figures.  It has new ankle joints unlike any other Star Wars figure, he can sit, and basically it all just plain works and holds together nicely.  Throw away your old ones and get this new one, kids!  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,402

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, October 28, 2010

Hey kids, it's really Fordo!  Actually it's an ARC Trooper Commander but for now, it'll have to do.  It's super-articulated, doesn't have a removable helmet, and is super-cool.  Why didn't you already get one?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,401

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Hasbro says it's Nien Nunb but some reference books say that it's Ten Numb.  Whoever he is, he's red, he looks like a shaved mouse, and is pretty decent.  If he's still hanging out, should you get one?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,400

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, October 26, 2010

It's another milestone as we turn 1,400 and look at Han Solo from the original 2004 series of new Vintage figures.  He was nearly perfect, and to this day remains Hasbro's finest Han from the original film.  You should own one by now, right?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,399

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, October 25, 2010

Hey kids, it's Nrin Vakil.  No idea who that is?  Don't worry, you aren't alone-- this exclusive member of Rogue Squadron can fly a starfighter with the best of them!  He has some great sculpted bits, specifically the head and hands.  Should you go get him and his special lady?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,398

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, October 22, 2010

We finish up this special theme week of Target exclusive toys (just released) with Shaak Ti, a retooled version of the 2005 figure.  Her arms are new, and she's recolored-- is that enough to capture your dollars?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,397

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, October 21, 2010

It's not every day you get a figure with his own trophies, but Clone Trooper Chopper, a new Target exclusive, has a droid finger necklace.  Awesome!  Is the figure otherwise interesting?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,396

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, October 20, 2010

This R2-D2 from the recently released Target Exclusive Arena Battle sets is loosely based on the 2004 Vintage design, but with a heavily retooled torso and head.  But why is his big eye clear?   Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,395

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Hey, it's the new Target Exclusive Senate Commando figure!  This awesome release is basically the Argyus body with a new head, but that's enough to warrant the purchase!