Star Wars 3.75-Inch Figures Part 1 (1977-1979)

Kenner revolutionized the toy industry with the introduction of their 3.75-inch STAR WARS "mini-figures." Before then, most action figures were much larger.  With STAR WARS having so many spaceships, vehicles, and locations, Kenner saw the potential of making toy versions of these vehicles and locations that would be compatible with action figures.  It wasn't practical … Continue reading Star Wars 3.75-Inch Figures Part 1 (1977-1979)

Rocky Toys!

There have been various ROCKY toys released over the years. The ones I have are the 7-inch-scale figures made by JAKKS Pacific in 2006 and '07. From ROCKY: From ROCKY II: (If you haven't seen ROCKY II, Rocky dresses like a caveman while attempting to do commercials, and yes, they actually made a figure of … Continue reading Rocky Toys!

Hasbro’s STAR WARS “The Vintage Collection” is back! (Part 3)

Okay! Today we continue our talk about the six new 2018 STAR WARS Vintage Collection figures. I'm leaving Rey and the First Order Stormtrooper in the package for now, but let's take a closer look at Snoke, Kylo Ren, Jyn Erso, and the Hoth Rebel Soldier. Here's the original Snoke figure from last year compared … Continue reading Hasbro’s STAR WARS “The Vintage Collection” is back! (Part 3)

Hasbro’s STAR WARS “The Vintage Collection” is back! (Part 2)

Welcome back, my toy-dusty friends! As you remember, we're discussing the six new 2018 Star Wars "Vintage Collection" figures. Yeah, I opened most of them. Couldn't resist! Before we talk about the figures themselves, first a little history. This isn't the first time Hasbro released new figures in vintage style packaging. Let's rewind to 2004. … Continue reading Hasbro’s STAR WARS “The Vintage Collection” is back! (Part 2)