Star Wars Vintage Collection Missing Figures and Card Backs Episode 2

Missing Vintage Collection figures episode 2

Welcome to Episode 2 of the Missing Vintage Collection Figures and Card Backs series. In this episode we look at the figures that were released in in the original vintage line on Empire Strikes Back chase card that are still to be released in the modern Vintage Collection by Hasbro.

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Star Wars Vintage Collection Missing Figures and Card Backs Episode 1

Missing vintage collection figures episode 1

Welcome to the first episode of the Missing Vintage Collection Figures and Card Backs. In this video series we take a look at all the figures that were released in the vintage Star Wars era that are yet to be included in the modern Vintage Collection.

Episode 1 looks at figures released on the Star Wars chase card which are based on characters from Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope.  Come on Hasbro, help us complete the original vintage run of figures.

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Funny Star Wars MEME Action Figure Card Backs

Funny Star Wars action figure memes

I went to the lengths and breadths of the internet to find all of these funny meme Star wars card backs, figures and creatures. Some of them are incredibly creative. Some are pretty dark in tone, and some are just plain funny. I hope you enjoy.

 

 

Star Wars Age of Rebellion Puzzle Variant Covers Checklist

Age of Rebellion Puzzle Variants

Hey Star Wars comics fans! Following on from the Age of Republic covers we now have the second in the series of puzzle piece covers. The Star Wars Age of Rebellion puzzle variant covers. These amazing covers all piece together to make one big picture. What’s even better is that they even fit together with …

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The History of Palitoy by Chief Designer Bob Brechin

The History of Palitoy

On 4th May 2019 (Star Wars day) at the Echo Base Live event in Redditch, Palitoy Chief Designer Bob Brechin hosted a presentation on the History of Palitoy. Unfortunately I wasn’t able to stick around for the panel but luckily the guys at Fantha Tracks recorded the whole thing. Thank you guys!

Echo Base LiveSuch an interesting presentation on the History of one the United Kingdoms most famous Toy manufacturers. For those of you that don’t know, Palitoy were the company responsible for the creation of Action Man and also the company Kenner would team up with for the production of Star Wars toys in the UK.

bob Brechin Echo Base Live

Bob Brechin worked on popular Star Wars toys such as the Palitoy Death Star which differed from its US counterpart in that it was made out of cardboard instead of plastic. Other Star Wars toys were made slightly differently too, for example the Land Speeder and the Cantina set. Watch the video to find out why some products created by Palitoy differed from the Kenner versions.

Palitoy Death Star

Palitoy Cantina

Echo Base Live is an event held every 6 months in Redditch and is a must for any Star Wars collector. over 40 stalls of vintage Star Wars toys, modern figures, Topps cards and artists. Not to mention cast from the films ready to sign your memorabilia.

Here’s my haul video from the most recent event