Endor’s Red Shadows Secret Base

Endor's Red Shadows Secret Base
In 2010, The Official GI Joe Collectors’ Club offered a couple of exclusives at their annual International GI Joe Convention held that year in Providence, Rhode Island.  One of the exclusives offered should look familiar to many long time Star Wars action figure collectors.  The Red Shadows Secret Base, which was limited to only 500 ...

When Sci-Fi influences Star Wars Toys

When Sci-Fi influences Star Wars Toys
To those who have ever read or watched any ‘making of’ or ‘behind the scenes’ content,  its common knowledge that George Lucas, and all others who have had the chance to play in George’s sandbox, did not create Star Wars in a vacuum.  Star Wars instead is rooted in many things.  From mythology to religion, ...

Action Movie Kid Rocks!

Action Movie Kid Rocks!
Even though Action Movie Kid apparently is not a fan of the new Saga Legends line, this family’s home movies rock with a little dose of Hollywood magic! To check out more adventures of Action Movie Kid, click the pic below.

Darth Vader Action Figures + Butts = SNL

Darth Vader Action Figures + Butts = SNL
Star Wars action figures just show up in strangest of places!  Louis CK’s most recent hosting of Saturday Night Live came with a most unexpected appearance of our favorite Dark Lord of the Sith from The Saga Collection. Entitled “Darth Vader Action Figure”, this digital short is odd to say the least, but had a ...

Watch ECCC’s Panel “Collect All 3000?!?”

Watch ECCC's Panel
In case you missed it or weren’t able to attend Emerald City Comicon last weekend, you can now watch our panel Star Wars Action Figures “Collect All 3000?!?” on Youtube thanks to Jason from Galaxy of Toys Podcast. The panel, which covered the history of Star Wars action figures, was jointly created with the expertise of four ...

Obligatory April Fool’s Day Observance

Obligatory April Fool's Day Observance
 Gold 5’s Report: (read in monotone) Wow. You will never believe what showed up at my Target today. This will for sure blow your mind. Please. Everyone. Stop what you are doing and go to the store to make purchases.

Have a Blast with Retroblasting!

Have a Blast with Retroblasting!
This past weekend, we had the great pleasure of making the acquaintance of Michael and Melinda from Retroblasting. Retroblasting is a great Youtube channel focused on analyzing, critiquing, restoring and mostly celebrating toys and cartoons from the 80’s. And since Star Wars action figures played a big part of that era, Retroblasting has paid it the attention it ...

Your Star Wars Guide for Emerald City Comicon

Your Star Wars Guide for Emerald City Comicon
Emerald City Comicon, which as grown to become the 3rd largest comic convention in the United States, is taking place this weekend.  From Friday, March 29th, to Sunday, March 31st,  fans of all types will descend upon Seattle to indulge in their fandom of choice. This year, we have teamed up with Gus Lopez (The ...

Sunday Morning Star Wars Funnies

Sunday Morning Star Wars Funnies

Star Wars Action Figures: Collect all 3000?!?

Star Wars Action Figures: Collect all 3000?!?
The Force will be strong at next week’s Emerald City Comicon in Seattle, Washington! From 4-LOM to Zuckuss is joining forces with fellow collectors Gus Lopez of The Star Wars Collectors Archive who has authored many Star Wars collecting books and articles, Ryan Beise of Galaxy of Toys Podcast who hosted “Collect all 2000?!?” at Star Wars Celebration VI in ...