Kenner Cameos Present: The F-LER & The YT-XC

Kenner Cameos Present: The F-LER & The YT-XC
Welcome to our newest feature where we will be spotlighting original Kenner (and Hasbro) designs and concepts that have appeared in other forms of media outside of the action figure line. Over the next few months we’ll be looking at cameos in comic books, trading cards, novels, television shows, reference guides and much more. To ...

The Celebration Anaheim Prep Begins!

The Celebration Anaheim Prep Begins!
With Celebration Anaheim just three months away, it seems preparations are being made just about everywhere you look.  The official site has released their next set of action figure-inspired pins, announced the debut of Revenge of the Sith 3D and Season 2 premiere of Star Wars Rebels! This morning The Star Wars Collectors Archive has put ...

Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother's Day!
Don’t forget to CommTech your mothers!

When Sci-Fi influences Star Wars Toys

When Sci-Fi influences Star Wars Toys
To those who have ever read or watched any ‘making of’ or ‘behind the scenes’ content,  its common knowledge that George Lucas, and all others who have had the chance to play in George’s sandbox, did not create Star Wars in a vacuum.  Star Wars instead is rooted in many things.  From mythology to religion, ...

The Action Figure History of Episode III’s Jedi Starfighters

The Action Figure History of Episode III’s Jedi Starfighters
With the recent Saga Legends release of two all-new Jedi Starfigther vehicles, From 4-LOM to Zuckuss is taking a look back at the previous incarnations of the Episode III spaceship.  So sit back, strap-in and put just your headpiece on (because apparently flight suits are not needed during the prequel ear?) as we fly through ...

Gold 5’s “History” Report: Large Scale X-Wings

Gold 5's
Now that Toys ‘R’ Us’ exclusive X-Wing Fighter is now hitting stores, From 4-LOM to Zuckuss takes a look back at the previous versions of the larger-scaled starfighter which have led up to it’s current release.  Let’s get started by setting your targeting computer back to 1998. Luke Skywalker’s Red 5 X-Wing Fighter Year: 1998 Series: The ...

Hasbro Cardbacks – 10 Styles and Counting

Hasbro Cardbacks - 10 Styles and Counting
    As new product has finally begun to reach store shelves, collectors are seeing two new styles of Star Wars action figure cardbacks.  In celebration of the release of The Black Series and Saga Legends series, From 4-LOM to Zuckuss is taking you on a brief look back at the different cardback styles of yesterday and ...

The Black Series to Debut Over the Pond!

The Black Series to Debut Over the Pond!
UK website Jedi News has just announced their exclusive plans in partnership with Hasbro to Launch The Black Series.  This event is set to take place on July 19th, at a Toys ‘R’ Us in London and will also feature exclusive “First Day of Issue” cardbacks.  With no word of “First Day of Issue” cards ...