Figure of the Day

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,417

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, November 18, 2010

Let's look at Luke Skywalker from this past June's Vintage launch.   Would you believe that it actually really is better than the previous one?  Well, it is.  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,416

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, November 17, 2010

I've been throwing up all day so I'll make this brief: Admiral Ackbar is a fantastic figure.  Heck, the whole wave is really excellent-- find out what you're missing when you read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,415

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Another blast from the past, you simply cannot imagine how excited people were when this, the second-ever unique outfit for Darth Maul hit stores in 1999.  I'm sure you can, however, imagine how much that excitement has faded.  Is this a hidden gem?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,414

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, November 15, 2010

Today let's look at Palpatine, a figure which has multiple variants, spare parts, and basically just stands there and swings his arm.  Is this a must-buy figure, or should you wait for some super-poseable one in ten years?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,413

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, November 12, 2010

Hasbro made a ton of Battle Droid figures since 1999, some better than others.  This model was from their cheap era, in which we got two figures for the price of one-- at the time this was a really awesome thing, but today Hasbro gives us two super-articulated figures for the same price.  Hooray for the future-- but read on for the past!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,412

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, November 11, 2010

One of the better new aliens to come out of the prequels was the freakish Sebulba, and this was the first crack at him as an action figure.  It turned out well, but was eclipsed in just a few years with a far superior, larger, and more articulated version.  It happens-- but this one comes with his racer! Isn't that worth something?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,411

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Hey, it's one of the best Obi-Wan Kenobi action figures you can buy!  He's super-articulated and while an improved version was produced, the 2010 release of the figure proves the older one is still basically just fine.  Is it time to buy?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,410

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Hasbro has released multiple Commander Bly figures, and most of them-- like this one-- aren't colored like the movie.  This wasn't even the first release!  So how is this slightly-different but still notable figure?  Read on!

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!