Review: Special Action Figure Set - Villain Set

By Mike — Saturday, July 7, 2012

The Target exclusive Vintage Collection Special Action Figure Sets make a return this summer with their gloriously recreated Kenner packaging. And while previous sets were mostly style over substance, the latest two include all new figures which ups the desirability and open them factor. This second Villain Set includes an all new nicely sculpted and detailed Snaggletooth that you'll definitely want to add to your collection of boozin alien barflies.

Brian's Toys: The Buy List Has Doubled!

By Mike — Friday, July 6, 2012

From our sponsors at Brian's Toys: The Buy List at Brian’s Toys has just about doubled in length. Brian's Toys has added thousands of items to the buylist! This week they are giving you Part 1 of it and next week we will add Part 2. They've added Bobbleheads, Commemorative Edition packs, Galactic Heroes, Mighty muggs, Saga Legends, Action Fleet, Star Wars Transformer, Unleashed Battle Pack, and many more accessory sections.

Target Vintage 3 Packs Are Out...Sorta

By Mike — Friday, July 6, 2012

Thanks to some timely reporting by Jedi Temple Archives, we were able to score the new Target exclusive Vintage Collection 3 Packs featuring a Villain Set with a Tusken Raider, Boba Fett, and Snaggletooth and a Droid Set packed with R5-D4, Death Star Droid, and an all new Power Droid

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,843

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, July 6, 2012

One of the earlier examples of "just different enough to make you mad," this Han Solo came with a fairly pricey PC game and was similar to a "Gunner Station" version of the figure.  Read on!

Kotobukiya: CVI Exclusive ARTFX+ R2-A6

By Mike — Friday, July 6, 2012

He's white and green, stands nearly 4 inches. limited to 500 pieces, and includes a special collector's coin. Kotobukiya announces their Celebration VI exclusive to be an ARTFX+ R2-A6!

BBTS: Hot Toys DKR, Chogokin Mazinger, Portal, Bandai, DC, Imports & More

By Mike — Friday, July 6, 2012

From our sponsors at BigBadToyStore.com: There's only one week left until our $5000 Store Credit Giveaway drawing! Lots of items IN STOCK now including the Gentle Giant 1/6 scale ESB Darth Vader statue!

Amazon: Tarkin, Vizla, Nikto...and Malgus IN STOCK with FREE SHIP

By Mike — Thursday, July 5, 2012

Amazon has restocked with figures from The Vintage Collection Wave 5 that includes Grand Moff Tarkin, Shae Vizla, Nikto Guard, and Odd Ball. Darth Malgus is also back in stock for $12.99 each and FREE Super Saver Shipping!

Image Bank: CW14 Aayla Secura

By Mike — Thursday, July 5, 2012

The galaxy's most exquisite navel gets a re-release of her Clone Wars action figure after being short circulated in 2009. Aayla Secura comes with a jetpack, lightsaber, and 14 wonderful points of articulation. Check out all her photos in our latest Image Bank update!

SWAN 352: Collect What You Love

By Mike — Thursday, July 5, 2012

Everyone has a "holy grail" of collecting. For some it's a mint-on-card Yakface, for some the dirty version of the C-3PO trading card, but for Nathan P. Butler it was the collected, out of print, Star Wars newspaper strip collection. On this week's Star Wars Action News podcast, Nathan joins us to tell about the years spent seeking out this book, and gives us a hands-on review!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,842

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, July 5, 2012

Just over 10 years ago we were hugely surprised by Jorg Sacul, the X-Wing Fighter Pilot with George Lucas' head and the first-ever Celebration exclusive figure.  Is it still super-cool?  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,841

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, July 4, 2012

You may (or may have not) seen this new 2012 Queen Amidala at retail, but she's pretty neat.  The sculpt is good, the deco could be a smidgen better, and overall it's a big improvement over 1999.  Read on!

Sideshow: SDCC Bith Band Set Available For Order Now!

By Mike — Wednesday, July 4, 2012

The Comic-Con Exclusive Bith Band with Tech M'or and Doikk Na'ts are now up for order!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,840

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, July 3, 2012

With quasi-Fett-inspired armor and a flip-up helmet Super Grover would love, I generally like the Mandalorian Police Officer. His articulation may be lacking, but it's cool!  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,839

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, July 2, 2012

Seemingly doomed to only appear in large, more expensive sets R2-R9 returns to toy form in yet another appearance, this time as a Walmart exclusive based on the build-a-droid mold.  Read on!

Sideshow: SDCC Exclusive Commander Fox Pre-Order Up

By Mike — Monday, July 2, 2012

Sideshow is now taking orders for the SDCC Exclusive Clone Commander Fox. This fully articulated body comes with 13 interchangeable hands and a detailed fabric body suit.