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Open Your Toys Cast - Episode 094: The Force Unwakens…

So there were a few things back in 1999 I thought I would never do. The first would be posting to the Web while I drive through the middle of nowhere Wyoming to see my family. Back then, I had just got my first cell phone and I was amazed that in a time of [...]

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SDCC 2013: Hasbro Star Wars

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Angry Birds Star Wars II

Character evolutions
Anakin and Padme shown
Telepods - you scan characters into game and you can use them to launch
Over 32 characters
New toys coming
Star Destroyer mega set with triple launcher
New smaller sets with exclusives
Jedi vs. Seth multi-pack
2-pack (non blind bagged)

Black Series

Boba will [...]

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SDCC 2011 Hasbro Star Wars Panel

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Introductions of the panel. Just had a battery die in the video recording. Everyday I’m shufflin’.
2011 Clone Wars

Wave 4 on shelves in September or sooner knowing the SDCC season
Wave 5 in September too.
Rex with 2 backpacks. All new sculpt. New hip articulation.
Alien is removable from Seripas. Weapons pop out of forearms.
Removable [...]

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Open Your Toys Cast - Episode 038: Celebrate good times, come on…

So it’s about 5 in the morning and I’m wide awake. At some point between Comic-Con and Celebration my sleep schedule got all screwed up. But at least I have learned something about myself. I am much more productive late at night than early in the morning. You probably had already guessed that since it [...]

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Hasbro Star Wars Panel from Star Wars Celebration

Finally on line. Live blogging starts now. Here is what you have missed. I screwed up again and didn’t stop the video in time because I was screwing with my connection. Will post the first 20 minutes tonight.

New exclusives for ESB
Same stuff for SDCC

Clone Wars

Mace’s Jango helmet has a thermo detonator
Ki-Adi Mundi
Shaak Ti, Young Boba [...]

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SDCC 2010 Hasbro Star Wars Panel

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Galactic Battle Game will be in every single carded except Vintage
Each game card has 6 powers and and five ratings
Will continue through 2011
Animate Mace with come Jango helmet
Flamethrower Trooper will flame accessory that can wrap around battle droid
Battle with Sergent Bric will have the ability to store [...]

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I love Lego, but DAMN! Oh and TOY SALES! (Mmmm…Exclamationy)

Well as usual, I slacked in getting something up. On the podcast I talked about a Lego Master Builder event in the good’ole Mile High City. I promised I would put up a scan of the flyer. So here you go…

The back was pretty boring, but here’s the good stuff:

You need the card to get [...]

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$10 Star Wars Construction Toy Smackdown

It’s been over a month since my last post so I figured I’d come back EXTREME, kind of, well not really. Today we look at one of my favorite type of toys, construction toys. What could be better than construction toys? Star Wars themed construction toys. I dare you to try and find a Star [...]

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Spaceballs: The Animated Series - Sunday, September 21st at 5pm ET on G4

Mrs. McFavorite and I saw on Chelsea Lately, of all places, that Spaceballs: The Animated Series is finally going to premier in the US. Better yet, it’s going to be this Sunday on G4. They’re going to play the original 1987 Spaceballs movie at 3pm ET, then follow that up with the premier episode.
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The Lego Club Magazine and Star Wars: The Clone Wars…

I just received my new Lego Club Magazine for September and October. They have a big focus on the new Clone Wars sets including an interview with model designer Jens Kronvold Frederiksen. Frederiksen designed the new AT-TE (set #7675) and the Toys ‘R’ Us (TRU) / Lego Shop exclusive Homing Spider Droid (set #7681). [...]

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