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... 

Darth Maul (Black Series)

Darth Maul (Black Series)

August 9, 2014 by  
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  Darth Maul was the character people was really excited about back when the Star Wars 6 inch Black Series was announced although, Was it mostly hype? Or does the figure actually merit the amount... 

Luke Skywalker X-Wing Pilot (Black Series)

Luke Skywalker X-Wing Pilot (Black Series)

July 26, 2014 by  
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  To be honest, one of the figures I was less excited about from Hasbro’s Star Wars Black Series was precisely this version of Luke Skywalker in his X-Wing pilot uniform.   There is a reasons... 

R2-D2 (Black Series)

R2-D2 (Black Series)

July 12, 2014 by  
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  When I learned about the sightings of the first wave of 6-inch Star Wars Black Series in my city, I was reluctant at first but after a little pondering, my intention shifted from getting just... 

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... 

Greedo (Black Series)

Greedo (Black Series)

March 15, 2014 by  
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  Well, Greedo is one of the few Star Wars characters I would buy sight, no matter neither the scale nor the maker. Hasbro was wise to include him in the second wave of 6-inch figures in their Black... 

Sandtrooper (Black Series)

Sandtrooper (Black Series)

January 11, 2014 by  
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A couple years ago, when someone asked me what would it take for me to stop collecting the Hasbro Star Wars action figures I stated that barring a change in scale, I would be pretty much buying them as... 

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... 

Pax Bonkik

Pax Bonkik

December 7, 2013 by  
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  Well, it’s been some time since this action figure was released in the Star Wars 30th Anniversary Collection, but it was only recently that I finally got hold of it at a local convention.   Pax... 

501st Legion Clone Trooper

501st Legion Clone Trooper

November 30, 2013 by  
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Well, even though this figure was released sometime last year, Hasbro saw fit to include the 501st Legion Clone Trooper (VC60) in the “Greatest Hits” wave in the now-paused Star Wars Vintage Collection,... 

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... 

Aayla Secura

Aayla Secura

September 21, 2013 by  
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  Aayla Secura is one of the few characters in the prequels that had always come out looking gorgeous in action figure form. The Saga version was quite nice, even though it was more like a mini-statue... 

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... 

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... 

Dr. Evazan

Dr. Evazan

July 13, 2013 by  
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  Well, let me be frank here by saying that, back in the 70’s, I could never really remember the appearance of the guy who was about to pick a fight with Luke in the Mos Eisley cantina scene. I... 

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... 

Ponda Baba

Ponda Baba

April 13, 2013 by  
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One of the more memorable aliens in the Cantina Scene from the original Star Wars movie is the Walrus Man, later named as Ponda Baba in West End Games’ Galaxy Guide 1: A New Hope, published in 1989.   Ponda... 

Blind Bag Star Wars Angry Birds

Blind Bag Star Wars Angry Birds

April 6, 2013 by  
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I’d never gave Angry Birds a second thought. I’d seen screen shots. I understood what it was. I just didn’t have interest. It didn’t help that it was way over merchandised. Including... 

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