TOY RUN Episode 63 – Titanium Action Figures: Then and Now

TOY RUN Episode 63 - Titanium Action Figures: Then and Now
On this week’s episode, Criz Bee and Jake Stevens discuss the unfortunate theft that took place at Rancho Obi-Wan and they share their opinions about a rumor which indicates that The Last Jedi action figures might come with speaking capabilities. The hosts also take listeners 12 years back in time for a retrospective to look ...

Shoretrooper: Variant or Error?

Shoretrooper: Variant or Error?
A fellow Washingtonian and listener of TOY RUN, J.R., sends in a report and image of what appears to be a 3 3/4″ Scarif Stormtrooper (or Shoretrooper) variant. Of note in the image provided, is the missing white and black stripe on the trooper’s left shoulder. Both of the troopers pictured were purchased at the ...

Theft at Rancho Obi-Wan

Theft at Rancho Obi-Wan
We have received some unfortunate news from our friends at Rancho Obi-Wan: Dear fellow Star Wars fans and collectors, I need to share some distressing news with you because I need your help. In February we at Rancho Obi-Wan found out that we had been the victim of a major theft that surreptitiously took place ...

TOY RUN Episode 62 – Star Wars Insights with Dan Madsen

TOY RUN Episode 62 - Star Wars Insights with Dan Madsen
On this week’s episode of TOY RUN, the hosts discuss the latest Disney Elite Series Die Cast figures and all the Star Wars action figure news from this past week. Later in the show Dan Madsen, former President of the Star Wars Fan Club, sits down with Criz Bee to talk about his involvement with ...

TOY RUN Episode 61 – Celebrating 40 Years of Star Wars

TOY RUN Episode 61 - Celebrating 40 Years of Star Wars
This week on a very special episode of TOY RUN, Criz Bee and Jake Stevens celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the film that started it all! The hosts break down their favorite figures and toys from A New Hope, take a look at a vintage ABC news report on Star Wars toys and as always ...

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 ...

TOY RUN Episode 60: Blasting Retro with Michael French

TOY RUN Episode 60: Blasting Retro with Michael French
This week on TOY RUN, the hosts Criz Bee and Jake Stevens ask listeners to send in a 30 second audio snippet of their favorite Star Wars or Star Wars action figure memory, which will be used on next week’s 40th Anniversary Celebration episode. Criz Bee and Jake also discuss Space Walls, identifying Protocol Droids ...

New Nerf Gamestop Exclusive

New Nerf Gamestop Exclusive
Hasbro has sent us over the details of their latest Nerf set which will be a Gamestop exclusive and tie-in to Star Wars: Battlefront: NERF RIVAL STAR WARS BATTLEFRONT APOLLO XV-700 Blaster and Face Mask set (Ages 14 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $89.99/Available: Spring 2017) Gear up like a Mandalorian warrior with the NERF ...

TOY RUN Episode 59 – A Galaxy of Action Figure Savings

TOY RUN Episode 59 - A Galaxy of Action Figure Savings
On this week’s episode, your hosts Criz Bee and Jake Stevens talk about the latest Star Wars action figure news including a rumor list which leaked on Reddit about The Last Jedi figures. The hosts also discuss how much The Vintage Collection figures will cost when they launch in Spring 2018 and author Philip Reed ...

Marvel’s Action Figure Cover Variant Checklist

Marvel’s Action Figure Cover Variant Checklist
We’ve updated our Action Figure Variant checklist to include every released and announced cover to date!