SWW12: Carbon Freeze Me Experience Video

By Mike — Friday, May 18, 2012

Attractions Magazine posted this video featuring Attractions - The Show host Banks Lee getting "frozen" in the new Carbon Freeze Me Experience debuting today at Walt Disney World's Star Wars Weekends.

SWW12: Darth Mall Reveals Droids and Muppets

By Mike — Friday, May 18, 2012

Our pal DarthChuckMc trasmitted over Twitter some photos from Star Wars Weekends opening day and their "Darth's Mall", which featured some previews of Droid Factory Droids and new Star Wars Muppets figures.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,808

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, May 18, 2012

It's Sev! This is the second version of the action figure, which is painted better than the first one but lacks a neat accessory. Some Toys R Us stores still have it, so should you get him?  Read on!

Brian's Toys: More Vintage Palitoy, AFA Action Figures

By Mike — Thursday, May 17, 2012

From our sponsors at BrianToys.com:This week features even more Palitoy collectible vintage figures at Brian's Toys.  This time from the Empire Strikes Back line released in 1981!  Aside from carded AFA, several Loose AFA action figures have been restocked on the website and the extremely rare POTF Carded AT-AT Driver has been reduced to $1,999.99.

SWAN 345: Disney Dreams

By Mike — Thursday, May 17, 2012

This week, Dan and Jerry are back to discuss all that is happening--or perhaps NOT happening at store shelves. Even though the "brick and mortars" are quiet, there is a lot of on-line news this week. Gentle Giant put three new pre-orders up and there's sure to be something for everybody: a jumbo vintage figure, a deluxe mini-bust, and a deluxe statue.

BBTS: Bowen, Koto, Mezco, Hot Toys, Gentle Giant, Bandai, WWE & More!

By Mike — Thursday, May 17, 2012

Here is a quick update from our sponsors at http://www.bigbadtoystore.com about another big batch of cool new preorders as well as some great new arrivals, including the latest offerings from Gentle Giant and Kotobukiya.

Her Universe Debuts Spring/Summer Apparel Line

By Mike — Thursday, May 17, 2012

It's a good time to be a fangirl of the Star Wars saga as Her Universe, the female sci-fi genre line of fashionable apparel and accessories, revealed today it's new Spring/Summer line to debut at Star Wars Weekends at Disney's Hollywood Studios in Orlando, Florida on May 18th (running each weekend till June 10th) and online at www.heruniverse.com on May 21st.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,807

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, May 17, 2012

From the comic, based on the TV show, this Kit Fisto has Hoth Battle Gear which is not Hoth Battle Gear.  Did you get yours yet? If not, read on!

Kmart Getting Vintage Return of the Jedi AT-ST

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Sandtroopers.com has two new stock images of an upcoming Kmart exclusive Vintage-boxed AT-ST. The unpackaged photo is horribly and hysterically posed, and the deco appears to be different from previous releases.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,806

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, May 16, 2012

It's Kaink! One of few female Ewoks, this figure is part of a really cool Star Tours exclusive set which is more or less free on eBay these days. Read on!

Target Getting Ziro the Hutt in Fighter Pods Form

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, May 15, 2012

A healthy mix of repaints, a collector's tin, and Ziro the Hutt make up a new Target exclusive Fighter Pods set at Sandtroopers.com.  You should check it out!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,805

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, May 15, 2012

It's Clone Commander Wolffe! The first version has a ton of articulation and great paint, so you should totally get one.  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,804

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, May 14, 2012

Part of the infamous hard-to-find battle pack, this ARC Trooper is similar to (but is not) Colt. The deco is different, but the similarities are clear. Should you get one?  Read on!

Q&A: Shuttles, Vehicles, Vintage Variants, and Astromech Droids

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, May 13, 2012

So, is it time to expect that Z-95 Headhunter? I'm gonna say probably not. What's up with Canada getting an exclusive Yoda variation? And should we wait for vintage updates of certain figures, or is there already a great alternative to be had? All this and Shuttles in this week's Q&A!

GHR: Vintage Wave 4 At Wal-Mart, $4.99 Vintage, Droids and Moms

By Mike — Sunday, May 13, 2012

There's finally some break through after a few months of a devil's existence and lingering TPM Wave 1's as Wal-Mart is receiving shipments of Vintage Wave 4 with Dr. Evazan, Aayla Secura, and Kithaba