Kenner Cameo: Star Voyager

Kenner Cameo: Star Voyager
Big thanks to our buddy Mark S. for letting us know about this latest Kenner cameo. This one occurred on the cover of the 1982 Atari 2600 game “Star Voyager” by Imagic. The cover art is clearly based on Kenner’s version of the Millenium Falcon and thanks to a recent gaming expo, the actual model ...

Happy Anniversary to My Brother, Star Wars!

Happy Anniversary to My Brother, Star Wars!
By Jake Stevens As a Bicentennial Baby, I have grown up with Star Wars for practically my entire life.  Not one memory that I can recall comes from a time without Star Wars.  Like a slightly older brother, we have spent more time playing together than any of my “siblings”; G.I. Joe, Transformers, M.A.S.K. and ...

Galaxy of Toys Episode 62: Kenner Return of the Jedi Figures (Part 1)

Galaxy of Toys Episode 62: Kenner Return of the Jedi Figures (Part 1)
In the latest episode of Galaxy of the Toys, the hosts break down the first eight Return of the Jedi figures pictured on the 65 card backs. Luke Skywalker (Jedi Knight Outfit) Princess Leia Organa (Boushh Disguise) Squid Head Emperor’s Royal Guard Weequay Ree-Yees General Madine Lando Calrissian (Skiff Guard Disguise) The guys give their ...

40th Anniversary Hasbro Commercial

40th Anniversary Hasbro Commercial
Last Friday, Hasbro debuted their latest Star Wars action figure commercial and it featured something truly special. In the stop-motion animated short, it featured not only toys from Hasbro’s 40th Anniversary Collection 6″ line but each one of the line’s vintage Kenner counterparts. This is the first commercial to truly feature Hasbro’s The Black Series 6″ ...

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 ...

Spider-Man Collects Star Wars Figures!

Spider-Man Collects Star Wars Figures!
Last night Marvel Studios (with some help from Sony) released the first trailer for their upcoming Spider-Man reboot and we couldn’t be happier! Spider-Man: Homecoming not only brings Peter Parker back to being lovable (after the failings of Andrew Garfield) but Tony Stark is back to form as well, after a heart-wrenching story in Captain America: ...

Diff’rent Strokes now in our Figure Filmography

Diff'rent Strokes now in our Figure Filmography
Star Wars action figures have become pop culture icons and here at From4-LOMtoZuckuss.com would like to celebrate their fame by creating their complete filmography.  As with all things here, we need your collective collector expertise; if you know of any Star Wars action figure (film or television) appearances not listed below or could supply screenshots of ...

Lights! Camera! Action (Figures)! – Strange Things

Lights! Camera! Action (Figures)! - Strange Things
 Star Wars action figures have become pop culture icons and we here atFrom4-LOMtoZuckuss.com would like to celebrate their fame by creating their complete filmography.  As with all things here, we need your collective collector expertise; if you know of any Star Wars action figure (film or television) appearances not listed below or could supply screenshots of ...

A Kenner Creation in Rogue One?

A Kenner Creation in Rogue One?
While still processing through the information overload that was last weekend’s Star Wars Celebration Europe London, we think we have happened across what appears to be an Imperial Troop Transport in Rogue One.  Appearing in one brief blink-and-you-miss-it scene in the sizzle reel from the Rogue One Panel, a couple of familiar shapes appear next to ...

TOY RUN: Episode 16 – Meet Steve Evans, Hasbro’s Design Director

TOY RUN: Episode 16 - Meet Steve Evans, Hasbro's Design Director
In this episode, the hosts Criz Bee and Jake Stevens sit down for an exclusive interview with Hasbro’s Star Wars Design Director, Steve Evans. In addition to being the head of Hasbro’s Star Wars action figure and Star Wars toy lines, Steve is also a vintage collector and huge Star Wars fan since childhood.  Check ...