12″ Boba joins Lights! Camera! Action (Figures)!

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A huge thanks to our friend and resident ’80s movie expert Dan Geister as he has passed on our lastest update to our Lights! Camera! Action (Figures)! entry. In the 1983 film, High School U.S.A., Michael J. Fox is a high schooler who wants to date a popular girl. As you can see from the ...

Coming in 2020…So Far

Coming in 2020...So Far
With New York Toy Fair just three weeks away, it’s that time of year where folks begin speculating about what we can expect to be revealed at the annual toy event. Now before you go too deep into the wishing well of 2020, we thought we’d remind you of what has been officially announced to ...

Hasbro’s ESB Fan Vote Numbers

Hasbro's ESB Fan Vote Numbers
Yesterday, Hasbro Pulse on their Instagram page released the percentage breakdown for their recent 40th Anniversary Fan Vote for The Empire Strikes Back. The vote, which was initially hosted here and at other fan sites, came down to Luke and Wedge on the final vote and as we can now see the winner just barely edged ahead. ...

Luke Skywalker (Dagobah) Wins Hasbro Pulse Poll

Luke Skywalker (Dagobah) Wins Hasbro Pulse Poll
Hasbro has reached out to us to let us know the winner of their Instagram Black Series Fan Vote: We are thrilled to announce the results of the Star Wars: The Black Series 6-Inch figure Fan Vote, in celebration of Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back 40th Anniversary. The winner is Luke Skywalker (Dagobah)! Despite Wedge and Lobot ...

Vintage Toys on The Goldbergs

Vintage Toys on The Goldbergs
On last week’s episode of The Goldbergs, the Goldberg children were threatened with having some of their favorite toys given away to their cousin Gleb. Among the amazing haul of ’80s toys were some vintage Star Wars, He-Man, Transformers, and GI Joe items to name a few. When it comes to Star Wars, the following pieces were ...

The Final ESB 6″ Fan Vote

The Final ESB 6
The final vote for which figure from The Empire Strikes Back fans would like to see released in The Black Series line is now live on HasbroPulse’s Instagram page. The vote will be open for just a few days and will close on Friday, March 8th. The following characters were culled from the 11 participating sites ...

Hasbro’s ESB Fan Vote – 1st Round Finishers

Hasbro's ESB Fan Vote - 1st Round Finishers
Well, the votes are in for round one of The Empire Strikes Back Fan Vote. We want to thank all who “made their vote heard” but posting on social or by emailing us their choice for the next Black Series figure from Episode V! We have tallied up your nominations and have sent the following 10 ...

Hasbro’s Empire Strikes Back Fan Figure Vote

Hasbro's Empire Strikes Back Fan Figure Vote
At this weekend’s Toy Fair Entertainment Brand Preview event, Hasbro announced that they will be celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back. In anticipation of the anniversary happening next year,  Hasbro is letting fans decide which Star Wars character they would like to see added to The Black Series line. Starting today, Tuesday, 2/19, you’ll ...

More TV Figure Appearances Found

More TV Figure Appearances Found
Thanks to the many collectors and fans who share their findings on social media we are able to add three more Kenner and Hasbro Star Wars action figure appearances to our Lights! Camera! Action (Figures)! filmography! On a very special Christmas episode of Cagney and Lacey in 1982 “I’ll Be Home For Christmas”, the detectives hit ...

37 Years of Imperial Troop Transport History & Restoration

37 Years of Imperial Troop Transport History & Restoration
Our friends over at RetroBlasting have released their latest vintage Kenner Star Wars vehicle restoration video which focuses on one of the toy line’s very first Expanded Universe creations, the Imperial Troop Transport. Originally released in 1979, the ITT included an electric internal mini-record which played six “original Star Wars sounds” upon pressing the six orange ...