BBTS News: Sale, Hot Toys, Bandai, Transformers, Halo, Statues & More

By Mike — Sunday, September 4, 2011

Hi - Here is a quick update from about some more cool new arrivals, awesome new preorders and our latest sale!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,623

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, September 2, 2011

It's the red version of the female Tusken Raider!  How exciting! Well, not really, but it's neat and a nifty way to bring more variety to the desert nomads.  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,622

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, September 1, 2011

Oh, this is an exciting one!  Pre-blink Wicket the Ewok is a great Vintage 2010 figure, complete with an added cloak resembling the second season of the animated series.  Does it get better than this?  No, it does not.  Read on!

Wedge Antilles, Vintage Wave 3 Restock at Entertainment Earth

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, September 1, 2011

Our sponsor, employer, buddy, and associate Entertainment Earth has just tweeted that they restocked Star Wars Vintage Wave 3 Revision 11, or "The Wedge Antilles Wave."  Given the hard-to-findness of Wedge and the Gamorrean, you may wish to

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,621

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, August 31, 2011

It's another Clone Trooper, this time with some green and some dirt on it.  Sexy!  Is this particular variant worth your trouble?  Read on!

Star Wars Trilogy Blu-Ray Details Leaking

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Loose lips sink starships, and the eyes of the Empire are everywhere!  Speaking of eyes, since yours already laid eyes on these movies we're not considering anything a spoiler here, but and numerous other sites lit up today with MP3s, video clips, and details of new changes to the original trilogy.  Some sound good.  Some comments seem hyperbolic.  And it seems that, unsurprisingly, there are still a few things left to fix.


Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,620

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Oh, Darth Vader.  Is there any move you can make that won't interest fans? (No. Noooooo!)  This 1996 resculpt had a new arm and a new leg, plus looked pretty sweet-- should you get one? Maybe.  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,619

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, August 29, 2011

If you missed it, you can see Jaster Mereel!  It's a reworked, existing Mandalorian body but it's packaged with new weapons, a new head, and some other bits and pieces.   Read on!

Q&A: More, More, More, Medics, Lukes, Vintage

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, August 28, 2011

Has there ever been a Clone Medic? Yes! Find out who. More Vintage distribution complaints? I guess it wouldn't be a column without them. And which Luke should you track down if we're talking about the original film? All this and more complaints, in this week's Q&A!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,618

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, August 26, 2011

It's a new ARF Trooper from the Republic Scout Speeder!  I like this one-- it has a unique deco and a great vehicle.  Want to know more?  Pretend for me at least, I work hard on these. Besides, it's Friday and it's not like you're working anyway. Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,617

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, August 25, 2011

Her name is Dovorio Bold and she dances on the sand... something something Duran Duran.  This female Rebel pilot actually has a little heart on her helmet and was one of the first lady pilots in the line!  Obviously, you should pick her up-- read on!

Ad: One Week Clearance Sale at Entertainment Earth

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Ad: It's time for the Entertainment Earth One Week Clearance Sale! Over 800 items (including over 100 Star Wars items) are on sale for their lowest prices ever. What's more, Entertainment Earth has lots of new items in stock. The G.I. Joe Skystriker Jet Vehicle with Pilot Figure is here now, as are new Clone Wars Action Figures. Click through for pricing, pictures, and availability.

Official Site Talks Star Wars Blu-Ray Cleanup

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, August 24, 2011 posted a feature on the Blu-Ray cleanup process, highlighting botched effects being repaired, Lightsaber fixes, and a whole mess of other interesting tidbits-- of course, not all of them.  Do read on and be sure to check this one out.


Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,616

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, August 24, 2011

It's the new vintage 2011 Logray, which is still a little hard to get.  He has both a staff and a spear, and if you can believe it jointed elbows.  That's unusual for EwoksRead on, this is an interesting one.

MORE Star Wars Blu-Ray Impressions, Box at Home Theater Forum

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, August 23, 2011

The Home Theater Forum posted a 2-part feature (with a third promised) discussing the discs, their many sound mixes, and it's a really good read.  And would you believe they talk to Matt Wood as well as throw in a nugget about the Holiday Special?