Destroyer Droid (Clone Wars)

Destroyer Droid (Clone Wars)

August 17, 2013 by  
Filed under Featured, Other Television, Star Wars, Toy Reviews

  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  
Filed under Featured, Star Wars, Toy Reviews

  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... 

Assassin Droids (Clone Wars)

Assassin Droids (Clone Wars)

February 12, 2011 by  
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As a longtime Star Wars figure collector, I was not too thrilled when Hasbro announced they would be investing resources to produce a toy line based on the then new Clone Wars TV show. Even though the... 

Cobra BAT

Cobra BAT

February 9, 2011 by  
Filed under Featured, GI Joe, Toy Reviews

I think Cobra’s BAT troopers are every army’s dream. Android soldiers that you drop into battle and don’t have to worry about as casualties. They would be the ground equivalent of some... 

4A-7 Spy Droid (Clone Wars)

4A-7 Spy Droid (Clone Wars)

June 13, 2010 by  
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Other than superarticulated Clone Troopers featuring removable helmets, I don’t really collect much from Hasbro’s Clone Wars line. The main reason that prevents me from getting heavily into Clone... 

Jawa & Security Droid

Jawa & Security Droid

January 10, 2010 by  
Filed under Star Wars, Toy Reviews

Frequent visitors to the site will know that I have a soft spot for Jawas. I think the pint sized scavengers just captured my imagination when I was a kid and didn’t let go. Frequent readers will... 

These Aren’t the Droids Desktop Wallpaper

These Aren’t the Droids Desktop Wallpaper

December 18, 2009 by  
Filed under Digital Toys

Alright, I can’t remember what caused me to want to make this. Sometimes I just get an idea and want to see it through. I really overuse the “These aren’t the droids you’re looking... 

International Bonus Battle Droids

International Bonus Battle Droids

August 19, 2009 by  
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With all the mentions lately of Episode 1,  I thought it would be fun to dust this guy off. Mrs. Nerd had picked this card up at a local comic shop for me. It’s a European E1 realease Destroyer... 

CZ-4

CZ-4

July 3, 2009 by  
Filed under Star Wars, Toy Reviews

The Star Wars universe is intended to have a lived in look. I think with all the pretty white clone armor and Imperial hardware we’ve seen in recent years it’s easy to over look that.... 

C-3PO & Salacious Crumb

C-3PO & Salacious Crumb

June 27, 2009 by  
Filed under Star Wars, Toy Reviews

C-3PO didn’t really change through the original Star Wars trilogy very much. However, we have been treated with a couple of variations over the years. This one is taken from a couple of... 

Jawa & WED Droid

Jawa & WED Droid

June 22, 2009 by  
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All of the Wal-Marts in my area have been resetting all their displays and haven’t been stocking anything to speak of. I was actually surprised to find this new Jawa & Treadwell two pack... 

Tri-Droid

Tri-Droid

June 14, 2009 by  
Filed under Star Wars, Toy Reviews

This is probably another one of those things fans will be discussing for ages. Obviously, the Tri Droidis one of the many mechanical maniacs of the Separatists’ forces from Star Wars Episodes... 

Mustafar Panning Droid

Mustafar Panning Droid

June 14, 2009 by  
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Mrs. Nerd made a rule for my collection. If it was going to be on display in the main area of the basement it had to be on some nice shelves. We’ve got three book case units that house the... 

4-LOM

4-LOM

June 14, 2009 by  
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Zuckuss here was one of the bounty hunters from “The Empire Strikes Back.” Did I say Zuckuss? I meant 4-LOM. A little explanation for the POTF2 generation. Back in the vintage line... 

Jawa & LIN Droid

Jawa & LIN Droid

June 14, 2009 by  
Filed under Star Wars, Toy Reviews

Ah, Jawas. The mysterious little nomadic junk dealers that give R2 and 3PO a lift. I’ve always had a soft spot for these guys. I think as a kid watching Episode 4 you could relate to them.... 

RA-7

RA-7

June 13, 2009 by  
Filed under Star Wars, Toy Reviews

Saga Legends. The name conjures to mind heroes and their incredible accomplishments. It does not, at least for me, bring to mind a droid that lurks about the Death Star spying on people. Ironically,...