Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,877

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, August 23, 2012

Hey kids, this figure is labeled Queen Amidala and it's old.  It's pretty good, though!  The detail is good, the deco is nice, and it's pretty cheap.  Read on!

BBTS: Alloy Batman, Hot Toys, Transformers, DC, Bandai, GI Joe, Statues

By Mike — Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Check out the latest pre-order and in stock items from our sponsors at including the new RAH Darth Vader 2.0 and Sideshow's 12" Mos Eisley Cantina Environment.

CVI: DSWCC Millennium Falcon Patch Set

By Mike — Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Do you have what it takes to make the Kessel Run in less than 12 parsecs? See if you can track down this unique patch set available exclusively at Celebration VI! Six members of the Washington DC Area Star Wars Collecting Club (DCSWCC) have joined forces to create its first ever puzzle patch set, which when assembled represents the shape of the Millennium Falcon. The set is approved by Lucasfilm as an exclusive for Celebration VI and is strictly limited to 300 sets.

CurtoBurns CollectorsCast #4

By Mike — Wednesday, August 22, 2012

It’s literally only a few days to Star Wars Celebration VI and everybody is either on their way or already enjoying the Florida sun (and occasional rain). This month, we catch up with Jayson Krebsbach from to talk about their sold out party with Star Wars Action News on Thursday night, we also check in again with Frank Diorio about the latest updates regarding the Diorama Workshop.

SWAN 359: Celebration VI Pre-Game Show!

By Mike — Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Even before the end of Star Wars Celebration V fans were starting to look forward to the next time they could get together with friends, Star Wars fans, from around the world. That's because no other event or convention offers the programming, the exclusives, the events, and the excitement Star Wars fans find at Star Wars Celebration. And this week it's finally here--Star Wars Celebration VI!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,876

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Every now and again, some of our favorite action figures have a patron saint.  Nho'Apakk was one such figure, although the news of his patron isn't so rosy.  Find out why this figure rocked, and some sad news when you read on.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,875

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, August 21, 2012

While not quite a figure, but way cooler than just an accessory, this year's SDCC exclusive Jar Jar Binks in Carbonite is a real oddity. You can sort of see it in The Force Unleashed, it has a great sculpt, but it's a little small to fit Jar Jar.  Yet it's one of the most compelling items of the year. 

CVI: Marc Ecko Fett Hoodie And Tee Giveaway

By Mike — Tuesday, August 21, 2012

We kick off our Celebration VI fun with an awesome contest giveaway for our readers sponsored by the nice folks at Marc Ecko!  Let your Bounty Hunter flag fly by entering for the chance to win the  "Fett For Real" Hoodie by Marc Ecko Cut & Sew (which quickly sold out the last time it was offered) and the Ecko "Hired Gun-Seek and Destroy" Fett T-Shirt. Here's how to enter!

CVI: Galactic Hunter Coverage Begins Tomorrow!

By Mike — Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Or-Lando system here we come! Star Wars fandom congregates in Florida this week for some fun, partying, swag looting, panels, diorama building, and most importantly for Galactic Hunter and our readers, the latest news and images from Hasbro and what they'll further reveal for 2013. Join Adam and I for our own unique spin on things and we may even spring a surprise or two. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter as the Celebration VI coverage and fun begins tomorrow!

Funko Announces Jawa Reaper, Tusken Mummy New Star Wars Monster Mash-Ups

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, August 20, 2012

Our sponsors at Entertainment Earth posted two new Star Wars Monster Mash-Ups from Funko!  If you haven't seen these before, and we haven't, you'll be delighted to see the Jawa Reaper and Tusken Mummy.  Check 'em out after the jump!

Marc Ecko Offers Limited Edition Star Wars Hoodies With Fett, Stormtrooper, Luke X-Wing

By Mike — Monday, August 20, 2012

Who says there’s no such thing as geek swag? It’s been five years since the Marc Ecko Cut & Sew brand first released its epic line of official Star Wars full-zip hoodies. And for the fifth time in a row, it’s no surprise that they are flying off the shelves like an X-wing out of the Death Star.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 1,874

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, August 20, 2012

A 1999 weapon with a 2012 figure! This Qui-Gon Jinn has an amazing sculpt, yet has articulation that seemed dated in 1983.  It's a good thing it's awesome overall-- read on, you'll like this one!

Q&A: Your Celebration VI Questions Are Wanted

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, August 19, 2012

Q&A is off this week.  That's the good news.  And what's the bad news?  More good news!  We want you to submit your questions for Celebration VI. We'll do our best to research and answer them, if we can.

CVI: Koto Exclusive R2-A6 Online

By Mike — Saturday, August 18, 2012

At only 500 pieces and $29.99, the Kotobukiya Celebration VI exclusive ARTFX+ R2-A6 shouldn't last too long at Celebration 6, particularly with that cool collectible coin. Koto has set aside a small number for their online store to purchase now and be delivered after the convention. If you're attending CVI, this may spare some luggage space.

Brian's Toys: Complete POTF Coin Set, Darth Maul, Attakus

By Mike — Saturday, August 18, 2012

From our sponsors at Brian's Toys: Brian's Toys has landed a complete 62 Coin set from Power of the Force! This aluminum coinn set is very elusive to many collector.  It includes 27 coins once available from Kenner by mail-in only and 35 that were available in the Power of the Force packaging, these coins are rarely available in a complete set.