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Packaged TRU Ewok, Rebel Pilot Exclusive Star Wars Figure Packs at Sandtroopers.com

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, June 21, 2012

Rejoice!  If you were a child in the 1980s, the new Ewok Pack is as exciting as the new Yavin Pilot Pack! You can see them at Sandtroopers.com, and you should! The Ewok set has two real winners for lovers of the post-ROTJ stories with Princess Kneesaa from the TV series Ewoks (and other licensed stories and products) plus Tippet from the Marvel stories.  The Yavin set has a new Porkins plus much more.  You want to know more, right?

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,832 with Bonus Video Review

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, June 21, 2012

Last but not least in this new wave of Vintage is Clone Pilot Odd Ball, a nicely-sculpted and pretty nicely painted new pilot! We didn't need a new mold, but Hasbro gave it to us and it turned out well.  How well?  Read on!

Carded Commander Fox

By Mike — Thursday, June 21, 2012

He's red and white and would have made a perfect Target exclusive! Jedi Temple Archives posts a carded shot of the new and upcoming Clone Commander Fox in his new Phase II armor.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,831

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Some figures I love, and you'll hate.  This Obi-Wan Kenobi may qualify, given it has an astonishingly good sculpt and Ewan McGregor likeness, but only 5 points of articulation.  Since I'm right and you're wrong, what's wrong with you?  Read on and find out!

Video Review: 2012 Hasbro Star Wars Naboo Starfighter Vehicle

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, June 19, 2012

The brand-new Naboo Starfighter was a long-delayed release, but would you believe it was actually manufactured very close to the wave 1 vehicles?  Find out how you can tell, and just how good this new release is, in today's special video review right after the jump!

Review: CW13 Captain Rex (Phase II Armor)

By Mike — Tuesday, June 19, 2012

The standard brand bearer and primary clone for The Clone Wars series gets an update in 2012 that transitions him into Phase II armor. The new Captain Rex looks absolutely magnificent, with great sculpting, awesome deco and weathering detail, and shares some parts with CW2 Phase II Clone Trooper. What he lacks in articulation (8 points), Rex certainly makes some up for in aesthetics. But will that make the cut for pose happy collectors?

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,830

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, June 19, 2012

It's the 2012 Luke Skywalker in his Hoth gear! For the first time ever, this outfit gets things like wrist joints and ankles.  Was it worth the wait, or does Hasbro need to redo it already?  Read on!

More TRU Vintage Exclusives, Multipacks, Slave I

By Mike — Monday, June 18, 2012

Just as your wallet takes a breather from the summer convention exclusive buying frenzy, Rebelscum has unloaded a fantastic report on some upcoming ToysRUs exclusives coming to you this fall.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,829 with Bonus Video

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, June 18, 2012

Another one!  The just-released 2012 Nikto Skiff Guard sports a great sculpt and exceptional articulation.  And we made a video of it, too!  Want to know how excited you should be about this one?  Read on, or watch the video after the jump!

Captain Rex Rides The Bomb

By Mike — Monday, June 18, 2012

Those funny guys at the Hasbro art department injected some Strangelove humor in the background insert of the Attack Recon Fighter with Anakin Skywalker. UPDATE: Thanks to a tip from Yakface, we have more on this noseart design!

Preview: Movie Heroes Class II Vehicles Wave 2 (Boxed)

By Mike — Saturday, June 16, 2012

Presenting some packaged photos of the new Movie Heroes/Clone Wars 2012 Class II Wave 2 vehicles featuring the all new Naboo Starfighter, a repainted Republic Tank, and a re-issued Anakin Skywalker Jedi Starfighter. On a side note, that Republic Tank package art featuring Yoda jumping around like a killer jumping bean is too awesome for words.

EE Cancels Mandalorian Assault Transport Pre-orders

By Mike — Friday, June 15, 2012

Entertainment Earth has canceled pre-orders for the Clone Wars Mandalorian Attack Shuttle. The online retailer (and Galactic Hunter sponsor) took additional pre-orders earlier this year after selling out of their initial allocation and it appears they were unable to obtain the additional stock.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,828

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, June 15, 2012

It's hard to find, but pretty neat!  The 501st Legion Clone Trooper from the vintage line is mostly old parts, but new paint makes everything fun again.  Check it out!

Image Bank: VC20 Yoda (Canadian Variant)

By Mike — Thursday, June 14, 2012

We can blame Canada for this cool carded variant of VC20 Yoda. The Jedi Master is packaged in a Return of the Jedi cardback with the iconic photo that was featured in the original Kenner release instead of the more correct, and dare we say not as iconic, Revenge of the Sith card that was distributed here domestically.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,827 with Bonus Video

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, June 14, 2012

It's the new Vintage Collection Starkiller!  He has so much gear, it's crazy.  The sculpt is good, the paint is mostly good, and if you love lightsabers then this is the figure for you.   Want to know more?  Read on, and watch the video after the jump!