Tag Archive: Kenner

Nov 10 2014

Book Review: Tarkin by James Luceno

Synopsis: A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away. . . . Bestselling Star Wars veteran James Luceno gives Grand Moff Tarkin the Star Wars: Darth Plagueis treatment, bringing a legendary character from A New Hope to full, fascinating life. He’s the scion of an honorable and revered family. A dedicated soldier and …

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Oct 13 2013

Star Wars Rebels: The Might Of The Empire

At New York Comic Con 2013, fans were treated to an hour long panel from Pablo Hidalgo of Lucasfilm entitled Star Wars Rebels: The Might Of The Empire. This panel was filled with wall-to-wall discussion and concept artwork from the upcoming television series, Star Wars Rebels.

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Oct 05 2013

Free Luke Skywalker Hoth With Purchase Of WAMPA!

Gentle Giant has opened pre-orders for their Vintage Kenner Jumbo Wampa. Order by October 14, 2013 and receive a free Luke Skywalker Hoth Battle Gear figure!

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Sep 30 2013

Gentle Giant Vintage Kenner First Shot Rocket Firing Boba Fett

The Gentle Giant Jumbo Vintage Kenner First Shot Rocket Firing Boba Fett will be shipping this week to members of the Premier Guild. Click through for a review video courtesy of our friends at GentleGiantCollectors.com.

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Sep 22 2013

Seeing Star Wars In 1977 (Or Was It 1978?)

Until recently, whenever I was asked about my first experience seeing Star Wars, my answer had always been that I saw it in Elkin, North Carolina during the summer of 1977 at the age of 4. Recent reflections, mostly due to the creation of this site, have made me reconsider that answer and dive deeper into my past. Did I really see Star Wars in 1977?

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Aug 15 2013

Mystery Behind Luke Skywalker’s Yellow Lightsaber

Why did the vintage Kenner Luke Skywalker action figure come with a yellow lightsaber instead of blue?

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Jul 11 2013

Gentle Giant 2013 Premier Guild Holiday Exclusive Announced

Gentle Giant is proud to bring to you an early dose of Holiday cheer with the unveiling of our 2013 Holiday piece, the Holiday Jumbo Vintage Kenner Yoda Figure! Inspired by one of George Lucas’ famous holiday greeting cards, the Yoda Holiday 2013 Kenner Jumbo Figure comes with a faithfully-reproduced brown cane and a unique …

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