Galaxy of Toys returns to the Shadows

Galaxy of Toys returns to the Shadows
Kenner/Hasbro’s 1996 short-lived Shadows of the Empire series is the topic of conversation in the most recent episode of Galaxy of Toys Podcast.  In Episode 9, the hosts do a great job of breaking down each toy released with knowledgeable insight and fun nostalgia. Head on over to have a listen by clicking the pic below!

A tour of the new Star Tours sets

A tour of the new Star Tours sets
Figures.com has posted a great visual review of the two new Disney Theme Park Exclusive Star Tours sets.  Both “The Search for the Rebel Spy” and “Sector 2 Security” are featured along side comparison photos of Star Tour sets from the past.  Now while these sets are currently only available at Disney Parks, if you ...

A 4LOMKUSS Mystery – The Proto-Kaadu

A 4LOMKUSS Mystery - The Proto-Kaadu
We here at From 4-LOM to Zuckuss have come across a toy which appears to be a long lost ancestor of the Gungan Kaadu.  The only problem is we have no idea what property or series it comes from.  As this toy holds such a similar design to the Kaadu we are seeking help via ...

Sister Lines – Jumbo Yakface Updated

Sister Lines - Jumbo Yakface Updated
Yodanews.com has posted carded pics of Gentle Giants’ 2013 SDCC Exclusive: Yakface.  With the release of Yakface in this line it officially extends the Jumbo Kenner Figure series to include figures from 3 of the 4 movie based Vintage Kenner lines.  Yet to be represented is any figure released exclusively in The Return of the ...

The Force is now with us on Facebook

The Force is now with us on Facebook
From 4-LOM to Zuckuss would like to invite all our readers to follow us on our new Facebook page.  At Facebook.com/4LOMKUSS you will find links to all our 4LOMKUSS.COM stories, posts and updates plus exclusive content and up-to-date coverage on all things Star Wars action figure related. Head on over to “Like” us by clicking ...

Star Wars Rebels – A look at what could be

Star Wars Rebels - A look at what could be
Graphic Designer Engelha5t has created a series of concept action figure packages for the upcoming animated series Star Wars Rebels.  Not only has Engelha5t created some amazing card backs but he has shown that he possesses great EU knowledge as he has included versions of characters from Star Wars: Droids, future versions of Star Wars: ...

The Variant Villain’s Vintage Visuals

The Variant Villain's Vintage Visuals
Lili Ledy, the company responsible for releasing vintage Star Wars action figures in Mexico, is now remembered for the large amount of figure variants they produced.  Variant Villain has created a great visual comparison database detailing these various variations. Click the pic to educate yourself on this Mexican exclusive line. We have added this site ...

Toy Huntering Boba Fett

Toy Huntering Boba Fett
Are you a fan of action figures, comic conventions, seeing collector’s collections and traveling; then you should be watching Toy Hunter?  Jordan Hembrough is the host of this Travel Channel show which follows Hembrough’s exploits across the country to acquire and resell new and vintage toys. Hembrough is a self-confess Star Wars action figure fan ...

TIEs Intercept at International Toy Show

TIEs Intercept at International Toy Show
The upcoming The Vintage Collection TIE Interceptor was among the handful of items featured at Hasbro’s booth at the International Tokyo Toy Show.  On display was the international exclusive waves of the Movie Hero and The Clone Wars figures, some upcoming ROTS 3-D packaged vehicles, The Vintage Collection’s Slave 1 and the first wave of ...

A Sister Line – From a certain point of view

A Sister Line - From a certain point of view
Toy Company Super 7 has announced their San Diego Comic Con Exclusive for 2013.  The set combines two classic Kenner toy lines: Alien and Star Wars!  These Alien figures are done in vintage 3 3/4 style and use the famous Kenner Star Wars Early Bird Package concept.  What makes this set not only cool for ...