Merry Christmas ’83

Merry Christmas '83
Christmas 1983 was a very memorable one! That Christmas was not only full of loads of Star Wars gifts from Santa and my folks but it was the year I received one of my most played with toys ever. The Millennium Falcon finally landed at my house courtesy of the big fat man in the ...

Merry Christmas Eve

Merry Christmas Eve
While we are basking in the joy and euphoria that is The Force Awakens we’d like to take a moment between viewings to wish you all a Merry Christmas! We’d also like to thank Hasbro and Hunter PR for their generous #ChooseLightSide boxes throughout the year! Hasbro products have brought us happiness for well over ...

1 Day to Go ’till The Force Awakens

1 Day to Go 'till The Force Awakens
With just one day left until the premiere of Star Wars: The Force Awakens we are beyond excited to learn which Hasbro vehicles, build-a-weapons and characters will actually have screen-time in Episode VII. In just over 24 hours fans and collectors will be able to begin creating accurate displays, dioramas and new ways of organizing their figures ...

“Almost There” with Galaxy of Toys

The hosts of Galaxy of Toys Podcast get together to discuss leaked figure photos, cease and desist orders and all things The Force Awakens related! Check out Episode 52 (which is spoiler free) while waiting for this real show to begin later this week! For a full list of Galaxy of Toys Podcast episodes. Until ...

Hasbro Toys Awaken on SNL & Kimmel

Hasbro Toys Awaken on SNL & Kimmel
With just a few days left before The Force Awakens debuts in theaters, it makes perfect sense that Hasbro toys are popping up in the media in various places. On November 23rd, Jimmy Kimmel Live featured an entire special dedicated to The Force Awakens. During an interview with director JJ Abrams, Kimmel showed off two ...

Leaked Force Awakens Figures & Recent Releases

Leaked Force Awakens Figures & Recent Releases
This past week has been full of surprises when it comes to The Force Awakens action figure line. Not only did JediDefender.com on their Twitter scoop a bunch of figures released on Amazon Canada a few days ago but as of yesterday morning some of these unannounced figures were found at retail in the US. ...

Empire Magazine’s UK Kylo Exclusive Added

Empire Magazine's UK Kylo Exclusive Added
Empire Magazine last week announced that their current Star Wars centered issue will feature a limited edition action figure edition. The Force is strong with Empire this week. You’ll have seen our six world exclusive Star Wars: The Force Awakens covers by now and all six 3D covers – Rey and BB-8, Finn, Kylo Ren, ...

Disney’s Droid Factory Exclusives Update

Disney's  Droid Factory Exclusives Update
With yesterday’s announcement of the upcoming new Disney Droid Factory Astromech figure R2-H15 coming next week, we have updated our Droid Factory Build-a-Droid Guide. Star Wars Droid Factory “Exclusives” At Star Wars Celebration Anaheim 2015, Disney revealed their plans for exclusive Droid Factory figures. These figures come pre-assembled and are completely compatible with all other BADs. ...

Marvel’s Action Figure Variant Cover Checklist

Marvel's Action Figure Variant Cover Checklist
When Marvel reacquired the comic publishing license from Dark Horse Comics to print comic books they wasted no time creating new canonical stories each month. Marvel quickly tapped the talent of John Tyler Christopher to produce a series of Action Figure Variant Covers for many of their first issues and as well for their flagship ...

The Reissues Awaken

The Reissues Awaken
Unlike movie-based lines of the Prequel Era, The Force Awakens line seems to be offering up a fair amount of figures reissued from previous lines. Yakface.com confirms (via BB-8 News Facebook page )what we discussed on the last Galaxy of Toys Podcast; that a Slave 1 with Boba Fett will be coming in TFA packaging. ...