Celebrate #MayTheFourth with the Retro Collection

Celebrate #MayTheFourth with the Retro Collection
This May the Fourth, Hasbro is celebrating the Saga with the upcoming release of the Retro Collection line of figures. Hasbro has sent us and their promotional partners a free special delivery “inspired by Kenner’s iconic Early Bird Certificate Package.” The cardboard mailer includes a replica of the sticker sheet included with the original Early ...

“Action Figures: A Star Wars Story” Insider #189

Today, Star Wars Insider #189 hits newsstands and features an article that is exclusively about the lasting impact and nostalgia of the Kenner Star Wars action figure line. The article was written but Star Wars super-collector and author, Gus Lopez. In addition to the delight of seeing Star Wars action figures being written about in ...

Toy Story 4’s Kenner Cameo

Toy Story 4's Kenner Cameo
On an outing to catch Disney’s latest animated film adaptation, Dumbo, with the kids, we new to keep a very special eye out in case the latest Toy Story 4 trailer played. We give full credit to the eagle-eyed Dan The Pixar Fan and the numerous folks that gave us the heads up on this cameo. ...

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 ...

Plastic Crack – New Collecting Docu Series

Plastic Crack - New Collecting Docu Series
The first season of the new documentary series on toy collecting, Plastic Crack, is now available on Amazon Prime. We are excited for this series because not only for our love of most of the toy lines featured but it spotlights our friend Gus Lopez in Episode 2 and his infamous toy and prop collection, ...

Retro Collection Toy Fair 2019 Press Release

Retro Collection Toy Fair 2019 Press Release
While we are still wading through the mountain of reveals and information that was released today we are happy to share with you, courtesy of our friends at Hasbro, their official Star Wars Press Release for everything discussed at today’s panel. Here are the information and images regarding their new Kenner-inspired sculpted action figure line ...

GALAXY OF TOYS Episode 75: The Last 17 (Part 2)

GALAXY OF TOYS Episode 75: The Last 17 (Part 2)
Jason Luttrull and the hosts are back with another Kenner-themed episode in Galaxy of Toys’ now six-year journey in revisiting the vintage Star Wars action figure line wave-by-wave. Tune in as Ryan Beise (MrByZ’s Toy Reviews), Matthew Fox (This Week In Star Wars), and Jake Stevens (From4-LOMtoZuckuss.com) are joined by the return of Tom Berges ...

The White Witch Uncovered

The White Witch Uncovered
Today, our friend and Star Wars prototype and prop collector shared one of his most prized acquisitions from the past year. In his post on social media, Lopez revealed the long-thought-lost prototype for the canceled White Witch vehicle from the Droids animated series toy line. View this post on Instagram #BestOf2018 This piece is a ...

The “This is Us” Kenner Collection

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On this week’s episode of the award winning drama, This Is Us, vintage Kenner Star Wars action figures were featured prominently. Spoiler Warning! In order to explain the following images we’ll discuss the plot of the winter premier episode, “The Last Seven Weeks”. When mother-to-be Kate Pearson (played by Chrissy Metz) convinces her husband to sell ...

Interviews with Hamill & Figures

Interviews with Hamill & Figures
On March 21st, 1997 Mark Hamill was still on this Special Edition promo tour when he stopped by The Big Breakfast, Channel 4’s morning interview show in the UK. Throughout the interview, Hamill shares his knowledge of Star Wars toys while showing off some vintage and modern figures and vehicles. Featured in the clip is ...