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 ...

2005’s Sydney White’s Kenner Figures

2005's Sydney White's Kenner Figures
One of our favorite pastimes beyond collecting Star Wars action figures is hunting down their various appearances in the media (which we collect in our Lights! Camera! Action (Figure)! database). This week we have recently discovered the 2005 PG-13 teen comedy starring Amanda Bynes, Sydney White, features a smattering of Kenner action figures. The modern telling of Cinderella told ...

Dork Side of the Force Interview

Dork Side of the Force Interview
This weekend our very Jake Stevens was featured in an interview about Star Wars action figure collecting on the website Dork Side of the Force. The Star Wars news and opinions site is a part of the FanSided Network which is owned by TIME Inc. who of also owns brands such as Entertainment Weekly, Sports Illustrated, People, ...

The Christmas Chronicles & SNL Figure Appearances

The Christmas Chronicles & SNL Figure Appearances
With the Christmas season now underway comes the potential of new Star Wars action figures appearances in films and on television. Whether it is under the tree like Mork, or in the background of a department store like in Cagney and Lacey (still can not track down the image again) or in a jail cell ...

Birthday Scavenger Hunt – Day 7: The Rec Room & The Final 4 Figures

Birthday Scavenger Hunt - Day 7: The Rec Room & The Final 4 Figures
Welcome to the final entry in my Birthday Scavenger Hunt! Here’s your final reminder to make sure to look over the details on how to play and enter to win all of the toys in the prize box by visiting Day 1’s entry. My family’s rec room was a place of great joy for my sister and ...

Birthday Scavenger Hunt – Day 4: Leia and Vader Visit & POTF2

Birthday Scavenger Hunt - Day 4: Leia and Vader Visit & POTF2
Welcome to Day 4 of my Birthday Scavenger Hunt! Before we begin my walk down memory lane, make sure you are familiar with the rules about how to play and enter to win. As you can see, I hit the lotto as a kid when it comes to parents. They not only nurtured my interests and passions ...

Birthday Scavenger Hunt – Day 3: Dixie Cups and Snowtroopers

Birthday Scavenger Hunt - Day 3: Dixie Cups and Snowtroopers
Welcome to Day 3 of my birthday celebration scavenger hunt. And once again, if you are just joining us, make sure to skim off over the rules of play and how to enter Little Jake’s Birthday Scavenger Hunt before proceeding. Today I’ll take you back you to 1983 for my 7th birthday. As obvious from today’s image, ...