Brian's Toys Newsletter 05/01

By Mike — Monday, May 2, 2011

Brand new Star Wars artwork has been added to the site, featuring highly detailed canvas artwork from Brian Rood and William Silvers.  Add to your 12" line by picking up the new Sideshow 12" Greedo available at Brian's Toys. For more great stuff go to!

Q&A: New World, New Questions, New Mouse Droids?

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, May 1, 2011

Sure, there's world-changing news going on, but I've got a mailbag to get through. What do we have this week? There's The Death Star Revenge of the Sith Figure Pack (which does not include an actual toy Death Star), we talk about actual new Vintage figures styled after the 1980s, and we even explore just how valuable an online poll can be. (Just because you want it doesn't mean you can have it.) Read on, and fire away with your questions for next time!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,533

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, April 29, 2011

Hey it's the new Luke Skywalker (Dagobah Landing) which you may or may not have as of yet.  He's shipped since February, but he's not a pegwarmer yet.  Is this nifty figure worth your while?  Read on!

Entertainment Earth gets Exclusive Gentle Giant Obi-Wan ROTS Bust

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, April 28, 2011

Site sponsor Entertainment Earth just announced that they are going to be selling a new exclusive Exclusive Star Wars Episode 3 Obi-Wan Kenobi Bust, due this summer. It will be limited to about 1,100 pieces. Want to know more? Sure you do.

Ad: Funko Sale, Vintage Wave 6 Singles, and Cloverfield Monster at Entertainment Earth

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, April 28, 2011

Ad: A new Gentle Giant Entertainment Earth Exclusive Obi-Wan Kenobi Kenobi Bust is just one of the many exciting items up for order at Entertainment Earth right now! If that isn't enough, you can also take advantage of buy 4 Funko Bobble Heads and Pop! Vinyl figures, get a 5th free and an exciting warehouse find-- the super-rare and twice as large Cloverfield Monster Action Figure is in-stock today for far less than the eBay going rate! There are even hard-to-find single figures from Vintage Star Wars Wave 6 and the newest series of Transformers Power Core Combiners! Click through for pictures, pricing, and availability.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,532

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, April 28, 2011

Hey, it's the Clone Turbo Tank's Clone Turbo Tank Gunner!  This pack-in is pretty cool, and is exactly as hard to find as the tank itself.  Do you want one?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,531

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, April 27, 2011

It's the Star Tours Officer, a rough plastic approximation of the cast members at a Disney park, as repainted by Hasbro.  It's not exactly authentic, but it's weird, and that has to count for something right?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,530

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, April 26, 2011

In the past 3 years Hasbro has come a long way, with their pretty-great sculpts getting even better.  It's because of this that this Anakin Skywalker is not nearly asnifty as it was back then, but it's still pretty cool.  How cool?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,529

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, April 25, 2011

If you like bugs, this Geonosian Warrior may be up your alley.  With great detail and added knee joints, it's ready for pretty much anything, particularly standing around and being killed by Jedi.  Want to know more?  Read on!

Q&A: Clone Wars Chronology, Vintage Distro, and More Clone Figures

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, April 24, 2011

Easter's over so let's talk about Yak Face again-- will Hasbro give us a vintage update? How much direction does Hasbro take from Sideshow, and vice-versa? And where oh where has my little Gamorrean Guard gone? And what's up with the Clone Wars Chronology we mentioned a few weeks ago? All this and more await you this week in Q&A!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,528

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, April 24, 2011

Due to technical difficulties, I'm only just now able to tell you about this Snowtrooper action figure from 2003.  How could you have made it this far without knowing about him?  I have no idea, but read on and find out if it was worth your while to read about him!

BBTS News: GI Joe, Green Lantern, Replicas, Statues, Monsters & More!

By Mike — Friday, April 22, 2011

Hi - Here is another quick update from about a huge batch of new preorders and more new arrivals!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,527

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, April 21, 2011

It's the latest Padme Amidala!  As far as I know no other ones are planned for the year but hey, who knows.  She has two hats, and that means she's worth a look right?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,526

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, April 20, 2011

It's another Anakin Skywalker, which may be marked down at a Target near you this week!  From the Geonosis 2-packs of 2010, this figure got a new deco and head sculpt too-- but is it worth it for the upgrade?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,525

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Another Boba Fett?  Why yes!  Of all the modern figures, this is the one that's going to cost you the most.   Being part of a $100+ exclusive boxed set, if you want it, you're going to have to shell out.  Should you?  Read on!