Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,691

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Here's the second Savage Opress figure... and for the time being, I'm guessing, the last one until he gets new clothes.  It's good-- cloth bits, lightsaber, the works.  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,690

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Ahhh, Coleman Trebor.  The original 2003 release is really good,  While not super-articulated, the pose, deco, and articulation combine to make a solid piece which looks great on your desk.  Read on!

Podcast: Sound of Young America Interviews Carrie Fisher

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, December 5, 2011

If you like a good podcast, you should check out The Sound of Young America if you aren't already a subscriber.  Jesse Thorn interviews Carrie Fisher in the latest episode, and while there's not a ton of Star Wars in there, you'll hear about how she thought it might be some tiny movie that nobody saw and ended up some sort of "hip thing."


Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,689

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, December 5, 2011

It's new!  This ARF Trooper just started showing up at Wal-Mart next week, and its Aurebesh letters read "RAM" right on the AT-RT.  It's good stuff, so read on!

Q&A: 2011 Season Finale, We'll Be Back In January!

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, December 4, 2011

Season finale! Are we going to get toys from the Carnage of Krell just yet? Disappointed by Darth Maul's 2012 toy lineup? And what's going on with vintage in 2012-- will there be an assortment split? All this and more await you after the jump! Also, send in your questions for 2012... or don't!

Walmart Exclusive Clone Wars Vehicles Arrive, Canceled Toys On Packaging

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, December 2, 2011

They were originally slated to hit in August, but Wal-Mart's exclusive pair of mini vehicles hit stores this week. Our pal MeisterShake on Twitter gave me the tip, and I checked two local Wal-Marts and sure enough, they were both stocked with the vehicles at just under $17 each. (Oh, and they have shots of canceled toys on the boxes.)

Click through for a few images and impressions, after the break.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,688

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, December 2, 2011

This Obi-Wan Kenobi is nothing too special... but its accessory is!  Toys R Us got this prison bit as an exclusive, instead of packing it with the arena.  Is it worth grabbing?  You bet! Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,687

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, December 1, 2011

There are a lot of Bespin Luke Skywalker figures out there... and this is one of them.  Based on a Battle Pack from 2007-2009 or so, this one builds on a 2002 mold with new paint. Should you get it?  Read on!

Reminder: Star Wars Fan's Choice Ends Soon

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, November 30, 2011

In case you forgot, the final round of voting for the Star Wars Fan's Choice figure ends tomorrow.  Click here to vote, register your complaints in the comments, and... yeah. Go Team Jaxxon!

Ad: More Sale Stuff, Iron Man, Star Wars, Big Bang Theory, and Free Shipping at Entertainment Earth

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Ad: It's time for the Entertainment Earth's Cyber Monday Week Sale! 100 items (including the Hasbro Star Wars Jabba the Hutt's Throne Playset with Oola for a mere $20) are on sale for some of the lowest prices ever. Get great prices on Futurama, Iron Man, DC Universe, The Big Lebowski, and more... including giant items from Star Wars and World of Warcraft, plus enjoy free shipping on orders over $99. Oh, and our Exclusive Sheldon Cooper Bobble Head has arrived! Click through for pricing, pictures, and availability.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,686

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, November 30, 2011

There are three versions of this Nikto Jedi, but this is the last time his name on the front of the box was generic.  Was this Toys R Us exclusive worth buying?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,685

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, November 29, 2011

This is the latest (and greatest) incarnation of the Magnaguard as based on the movies.  You probably won't find it in the wild, but it's totally worth snagging.  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,684

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, November 28, 2011

It's another Han Solo!  In between the 1995 vintage coins and the 2007 30th Anniversary coins were a tiny 7-figure collection from Toys R Us which included stands, repainted figures, and yes, a coin. Is he worth it?  Read on!

Q&A: Cyber Monday Edition

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, November 27, 2011

What's going on with multipacks? Well, nobody said yet. Is Vintage Aurra Sing new? Yup! And why do video games get all the love with toys these days? Well, when you break it down, they really don't. All this and more, so read on!

New Target Exclusive Star Wars Jedi Force Set Found

By Adam Pawlus — Saturday, November 26, 2011

A stealth exclusive?  Yup!  Take note of this one, kids, because this is one of the ones you might skip and kick yourself about in about four years if the secondary market prices on Galactic Heroes are any indication.  This new Jedi Force Clone Wars Adventure Pack is $14.99, in some Targets now on a special mixed Playskool/Imaginext endcap, and is-- say it with me-- just different enough to make you mad.