Super Battle Droid (Clone Wars)

Super Battle Droid (Clone Wars)

August 23, 2014 by  
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  The Geonosian-made Super Battle Droids were something of a surprise back when Episode II came out, being tougher and more ruthless than their cheaper cousins. They were also much less memorable... 

Clone Commander Wolffe (Phase 1 Armor)

Clone Commander Wolffe (Phase 1 Armor)

May 31, 2014 by  
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  Even though Commander Wolffe was not featured prominently during the run of the animated Clone Wars TV show, his appearance in the last two episodes of the series was pivottal to understanding... 

Quinlan Vos (CW36)

Quinlan Vos (CW36)

May 10, 2014 by  
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I never quite got Quinlan Vos. He seems derivative of so many other characters from the Star Wars Expanded Universe, but that doesn’t seem to prevent him from being made into action figures over and... 

Undead Geonosian

Undead Geonosian

April 26, 2014 by  
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  For a couple of years now, media has been rather enthusiast in their portrayal of reanimated thing that used to be alive. Oddly, not even the juggernaut that is Star Wars proved to be resilient... 

Clone Trooper Draa

Clone Trooper Draa

April 12, 2014 by  
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  Draa was one of the Clone Troopers serving on Geonosis under Clone Commander Gree and Jedi General Luminara Unduli. Draa first appeared in the Star Wars: The Clone Wars second season episode Weapons... 

General Grievous (Battle Damage)

General Grievous (Battle Damage)

March 29, 2014 by  
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  Even though Hasbro did release General Grievous more than once in the animated-style Clone Wars line, it was one of those characters I didn’t felt like paying the full retail price for.   The... 

Cato Parasiti

Cato Parasiti

December 21, 2013 by  
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  Bounty hunters are pretty much prevalent in the Star Wars universe, although up until the computer animated series we had not really see them actually doing much.   A species particularly... 

Clone Trooper Hevy

Clone Trooper Hevy

November 16, 2013 by  
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  Way back in the first season of the Clone Wars animated series we got introduced to a novice group of clones that repelled a Battle Droid invasion on a distant but vital outpost.   Clone Trooper... 

Yoda (Clone Wars)

Yoda (Clone Wars)

November 2, 2013 by  
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  To finish off the review of the Clone Wars Gift Pack I got, today I’ll be taking a gander at Jedi Master Yoda.   First off, this is the second version of the character produced for the animated TV... 

ARC Commander Blitz (Defend Kamino Battle Pack)

ARC Commander Blitz (Defend Kamino Battle Pack)

October 19, 2013 by  
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  The third and best reason to get the Defend Kamino boxed set from Hasbro’s Clone Wars line is this ARC Clone Commander.   ARC Commander Blitz shares the same molds for upper legs, torso... 

Echo & Fives (Defend Kamino Battle Pack)

Echo & Fives (Defend Kamino Battle Pack)

October 5, 2013 by  
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This is one of the Battle Packs released in 2011, inspired by one of the more memorable episodes in the third season of the Clone Wars TV show.   The Defend Kamino Battle Pack includes three action... 

Lieutenant Thire (Clone Wars)

Lieutenant Thire (Clone Wars)

September 14, 2013 by  
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Well, today I’ll be reviewing Clone Lieutenant Thire, from the Clone Wars gift set released back in 2011. Lieutenant Thire had already been released both as a single carded figure (2009) and in a two-pack... 

El-Les

El-Les

August 24, 2013 by  
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  Right at the start of the third season of the Clone Wars TV show, we got a look at the training process that each clone cadet has to go through in order to join the ranks of the Grand Army of the Republic.   One... 

Destroyer Droid (Clone Wars)

Destroyer Droid (Clone Wars)

August 17, 2013 by  
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  Recently, I commented on how the regular Clone Wars Battle Droids tended to warm pegs at stores although, I do think that those guys will eventually sell, at the right price point, while the subject... 

Battle Droid (Clone Wars)

Battle Droid (Clone Wars)

August 3, 2013 by  
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  If I had to name one type of character that consistently warmed pegs at everywhere I went, looking for Star Wars figures, it would be the lowly CIS Battle Droid.   These guys looked impressive... 

R2-D2 (Clone Wars)

R2-D2 (Clone Wars)

June 29, 2013 by  
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  One character I just don’t get figures of that often is R2-D2. It is not that I don’t like him, quite the contrary, but I just don’t see the need to get every variation Hasbro makes once... 

501st Legion Clone Trooper (Clone Wars)

501st Legion Clone Trooper (Clone Wars)

June 15, 2013 by  
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  The 501st Legion Clone Trooper is the last  action figure of this kind offered by Hasbro in the animated Clone Wars style and it is pretty much a repaint of the Mk.II Clone Trooper released... 

Captain Rex (Phase II Armor)

Captain Rex (Phase II Armor)

April 27, 2013 by  
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  Clone Captain Rex is a character that has been made into action figures a few times now in the Clone Wars collection by Hasbro, starting with a really cool wave 1 release and sprinkled throughout subsequent... 

Obi-Wan Kenobi

Obi-Wan Kenobi

February 16, 2013 by  
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  Hasbro had given us at least a couple of versions of Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi partially equipped with armor over the years, ever since the character appeared that way in the 2005 Clone Wars animated... 

Ahsoka

Ahsoka

February 2, 2013 by  
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  Jedi padawan Ahsoka Tano is another of the characters included in the last wave of Hasbro’s Star Wars Vintage Collection. This means, of course, that the figure was sculpted in the realistic... 

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