The Sandcrawler Podcast, Action Figure Therapy

The Sandcrawler Podcast, Action Figure Therapy
Mike “Tarkin” MacDonald, occasional guest writer here at From4-LOMtoZuckuss.com, and his cohost “Dengar” Dan Lizotte, invited me back onto their podcast The Sandcrawler to talk about Celebration Orlando. In Episode #20, you’ll find tons of great discussion on not only prepping for Celebration but of Star Wars collecting in general and the real passion the international ...

Celebration Orlando Swag – Part #3

Celebration Orlando Swag - Part #3
We are happy to announce our third swag giveaway (technically our fourth if you include the Star Wars Space Club button set) for Star Wars Celebration Orlando!  Jake Stevens, a 17 year veteran of the Seattle Area Lucasfilm Artifacts Collector Club (SARLACC), will be giving away a vintage Kenner 4-LOM bottle cap at the convention. ...

New 12″ Hero Series Vehicle Multipack

New 12
This past month, Collectors in the UK have been treated to an unannounced 12″ Hero Series vehicle multipack. The set consists of what appears to be a repack of the 12″ Darth Vader that has been a part of the modern 12″ line since 2013 and a repaint of last year’s Biker Scout and Speeder ...

TOY RUN Episode #53 – Collecting Track Insights with Gus Lopez

TOY RUN Episode #53 - Collecting Track Insights with Gus Lopez
On this week’s Celebration Orlando focused episode of TOY RUN, hosts Criz Bee and Jake Stevens discuss Rogue One’s home video release, Leland Chee’s exclusive Star Wars action figure, the collecting podcasts appearing on the Podcast Stage at Celebration and the latest from their most recent toy runs. Then Pete and Rich from the Vintage Rebellion ...

Celebration Orlando Swag – Part 2

Celebration Orlando Swag - Part 2
With Star Wars Celebration Orlando now just two weeks away, its time to announce our next piece of swag. Our “Kylo Ran Lives” button and its purposeful misspelling will be immediately understandable for long-time and/or vintage Star Wars collectors.  The button is a tribute to Twentieth Century Fox’s “Darth Vadar Lives” button which was produced following ...

Leland Chee’s Selig Kenjenn Figure

Leland Chee's Selig Kenjenn Figure
On today’s episode of The Star Wars Show, featured a segment on Leland Chee, Lucasfilm’s Keeper of the Holocron, which included his Hasbro action figure. Chee’s figure, Selig KenJenn, is based off of his illustrated likeness and was also named by the Star Wars content historian. This figure was released in a 2013 Toys ‘R’ Us exclusive ...

Star Wars Space Club’s Celebration Swag!

Star Wars Space Club's Celebration Swag!
With Star Wars Celebration Orlando just 2 1/2 weeks away, it’s time for a special Star Wars Space Club announcement: The Star Wars Space Club is happy to announce our official Star Wars Celebration Orlando collectible giveaway button set. Each unique button is licensed by Lucasfilm and includes the signature of one of the Space Club ...

TOY RUN Episode #52 – Hasbro Subscription Service?

TOY RUN Episode #52 - Hasbro Subscription Service?
On this week’s episode, Jake and Criz Bee discuss the release of Rogue One on home video, the conclusion of last week’s Star Wars Rebels episode and some of the great deals that can be found currently at retail.  The hosts then address listener feedback on what the future of Hasbro figure line might look ...

Kenner Cameo Updates: Star Wars Rebels

Kenner Cameo Updates: Star Wars Rebels
It’s no secret that the Filoni and the crew behind Star Wars Rebels are huge vintage action figure fans.  We have reported in the past on Kenner’s Yoda being an influence in the designs of his Rebels counterpart.  But with Season 3 coming to close this weekend, we thought it was time to add each ...

Celebration Orlando Swag – Part 1

Celebration Orlando Swag - Part 1
 For those headed to Star Wars Celebration Orlando next month, you’ll have the opportunity to hunt down Jake Stevens in order to obtain a 40th Anniversary edition “I’m a Star Wars Action Figure Collector” button.  Now this button, whicih is not endorsed by Lucasfilm/Disney will not be distributed at our Star Wars Space Club booth ...