Review: Special Action Figure Set - Droid Set

By Mike — Sunday, July 8, 2012

Are these the droids you're looking for? One certainly is. We're eternal fans of the galaxy's motorized domestic help, and Hasbro recreates Kenner's classic packaging once again for this Target exclusive, which like the original, faithfully includes modern versions of R5-D4, a Death Star Droid, and an all new Power Droid…GONK!

Sideshow: Sixth Scale Snowtrooper Pre-order

By Mike — Sunday, July 8, 2012

In this extreme summer heat, what better way to feel cooler than to pre-order a Sixth Scale Snowtrooper from Sideshow Collectibles? The latest entry in the Militaries of Star Wars Sixth Scale Collection features a fully articulated body, heavy cold weather boots, and a snow covered display base.

Video Review: 2012 Hasbro Clone Wars Commander Fox Action Figure

By Adam Pawlus — Saturday, July 7, 2012

Did you miss our written review of this figure?  Does reading bother you?  Well, we've got a video today!  Check out Clone Wars Commander Fox, the just-released new figure in wave 4 of The Clone Wars.  Check out the video review after the jump.

Sideshow: Jango Fett Life Sized Bust

By Mike — Saturday, July 7, 2012

Sideshow announces their new Jango Fett Life-Size Bust and taking pre-orders now. The bust measures over 2 feet tall and meticulously sculpted in 1:1 scale.

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!

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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!