Archive for the 'Kenner' Category
In this week’s episode Criz Bee and Jake discuss the latest Rogue One action figure rumors from the Holonet, they share their experience attending a local retro toy show and they follow up with more additions to last week’s 6-inch focused episode. Later in the show the hosts talk to Rebel Force Radio and Star Wars Celebration host Jimmy Mac, who’s a lifelong Star Wars action figure collector from the original 1977 generation.
In this episode, the hosts Jake Stevens and Criz Bee are joined by the only person on the planet that can defeat Kylo Ren in collecting Darth Vader paraphernalia, Bill McBride. The Guinness World Record Holder discusses all things Vader-related as well as his thoughts on what to expect collecting-wise with Rogue One’s upcoming release. Add in some SDCC exclusives talk, a nod to the Vintage Rebellion Podcast and the latest news in the world of Star Wars action figure collecting for our 17th episode of TOY RUN: The Action Figure Cast!
In this episode, Jake and Criz Bee sit down for an exclusive interview with Lucasfilm Artist and figure and diorama customizer, Stephen Hayford! Join the hosts as they also announce the winner of the Rancho Obi-Wan Membership giveaway, speculate about the Rogue One leak, discuss the now infamous Darth Vader auction, and cover the past week’s news in the world of Star Wars action figure collecting!
Join Criz Bee and Jake as they give their reactions to the Rogue One teaser and the Rebels Season 2 finale, provide a mini-review about the upcoming Takodana Encounter set, breakdown the past week’s action figure news and chat with collector and author Chris Fawcett about his Star Wars collection focus, 3D Printing and Star Wars Insider column “Jedi Toy Box”. All this and more in Episode 5 of TOY RUN: The Star Wars Action Figure Cast.
This episode, we listen to an old radio favorite of mine before we dive into some silly tape recordings from my childhood. I try and talk a Monster from Space out of invading the Earth. Does it work? I guess we'll have to wait until Episode (track 3). We then give our friend Rob O'Hara a call on the old rotary phone and discuss a few photos of his in the gallery over at www.igrewupstarwars.com. I’m fed bogus show notes and things get awkward momentarily before we proceed down memory lane with Rob. His favorite Star Wars Figure is…..? Well, tune in and find out right here!
Jason, Tom, Chris & Ryan are joined by the Rob & Dave from Flag Points Podcast to give their thoughts on The Empire Strikes Back action figures from Kenner circa 1981. That and a some chat about another toy line too .