Manly Art’s Pimp2-D2

Manly Art's Pimp2-D2
Artist Jason Chalker AKA”Manly Art” has created a very cool and unique vintage collectible: Pimp2-D2.  His new spin on R2-D2 is not a custom of the vintage figure but a newly cast mold in resin based off of the original droid.  As the package indicates (and more likely motivated by Lucasfilm intimidation) this is not ...

Freaky “Force” Friday

Freaky
Where switching places in the Star Wars universe is the name of the game!

Freaky “Force” Friday – EU Flavored

Freaky

Mythbusters begins 2014!

Mythbusters begins 2014!
  Last night’s special Star Wars episode of Mythbusters, entitled Star Wars: Revenge of the Myth, gave us both our first new Star Wars media of the new year but also our first addition to our section “Lights! Camera! Action (Figures)! ” which is our expanding filmography of all Kenner and Hasbro Star Wars action ...

Nicknames in a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Nicknames in a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Freaky “Force” Friday – Droid Factory Edition!

Freaky

Star Wars Returns to Marvel Comics

Star Wars Returns to Marvel Comics
With today’s announcement that Star Wars comics will return to Marvel Comics has brought out more mixed feeling then we would have thought.  Also these press releases leave so many questions unanswered! Star Wars press release Dark Horse press release Our top 5 unanswered questions: Will Dark Horse comic continuity be completely sweep aside leaving ...

Year in Review with Galaxy of Toys Podcast

Year in Review with Galaxy of Toys Podcast
I once again had the opportunity to fill the guest-host chair on Galaxy of Toys Podcast’s 2013 Year in Review.  The hosts and I break-down the ups and downs of not only action figures but also the major Star Wars events of the past year.   To listen to the show and to find out what ...

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

The Star Wars Action Figure Class of 2013

The Star Wars Action Figure Class of 2013
As we prepare for our end of the year review we have put together a list of every action figure and related accessory released during the past calendar year.  How many did you buy or didn’t buy?  Did you collect’em all?  What figures were you excited about and which ones were a let down.  Let ...