Marvel’s Action Figure Variant Cover Checklist

Marvel's Action Figure Variant Cover Checklist
When Marvel reacquired the comic publishing license from Dark Horse Comics to print comic books they wasted no time creating new canonical stories each month. Marvel quickly tapped the talent of John Tyler Christopher to produce a series of Action Figure Variant Covers for many of their first issues and as well for their flagship ...

Galaxy of Toys SDCC Breakdown

Galaxy of Toys SDCC Breakdown
The Galaxy of Toys Podcast is back to breakdown the reveals of San Diego Comic Con and discuss the numerous rumor lists that have surfaced in the last month as we edge closer to #ForceFriday. Join us for a listen and as always you can make your thoughts and feelings heard by reaching us on ...

Marvel’s Kenner Covers Update

Marvel's Kenner Covers Update
With last week’s debut of an upcoming Artoo-Detoo cover, we have updated all Marvel Comics “Action Figure Variant” covers released/solicited to date  on our Kenner Cameos page. Below is a gallery of the 10 covers in question and to find out more about these issues and other times Kenner designs have shown up outside of the ...

Kenner Cameo – Action Figure Variant Covers

Kenner Cameo - Action Figure Variant Covers
Marvel Comics has been showing Star Wars action figures a lot of love lately with their steady release of variant covers for their Star Wars comic books. The artist John Tyler Christopher has depicted 5 covers to date with one more announced so far. Each “Action Figure Variant” cover features a figure from the first 12 ...

What a week for Star Wars!

What a week for Star Wars!
This week has been filled with so much Star Wars its been a fantastic challenge to keep up with it all! The week began with a Philip Reed’s Universe Expanded Kickstarter to produce a book exclusively about The Power of the Force’s Expanded Universe line of figures. The next Wave (3) of Saga Legends line ...

The Spinner Rack is Back

The Spinner Rack is Back
After taking a hiatus for a few months (due to the lack of Star Wars comic books) Galaxy of Toys‘ comic book podcast The Star Wars Spinner Rack is back.  In this issue, Jake is joined once again by Jason and Ryan as they not only discuss Dark Horse Comic’s final releases but Marvel Comics’ ...

Episode 7 Cameo in Star Wars #1

Episode 7 Cameo in Star Wars #1
Did Marvel’s Star Wars #1 just give us an appearance of an Episode 7 alien? Yesterday Marvel Comics returned to the galaxy far, far away for the first time in close to 30 years. Their return to publishing Star Wars comics was promoted at comic book shops across the country with “Welcome Home” parties that included free ...

Marvel & Hasbro – Could There be More to Come?

Marvel & Hasbro  - Could There be More to Come?
Over the last week, we have been just thrilled to see some of the newest variant covers for Marvel’s Star Wars #1.  The new series is set to debut in January with no less than 39 (and counting) different covers so far. It goes without saying that the one that has got us giddy with excitement was ...

Star Wars Marvel Comics Return!

Star Wars Marvel Comics Return!
Although today’s San Diego Comic-Con announcement was expected it was still fantastic to finally hear!  Starting in January, Marvel Comics will once again publish new Star Wars comic books starting with Star Wars #1.  The on-going series takes place right after A New Hope, much like Dark Horse’s current and final series of the same ...