Tag Archive: Luke Skywalker

Oct 09 2014

Hasbro 6″ Commander Cody… Sigh

At New York Comic Con 2014, Hasbro has unveiled a number of new Black Series 6″, Black Series 3 3/4″ and 5-points-of-articulation Saga Legends action figures for release in early 2015. As a fan of the Clone Commanders and all things Order 66, the figure that caught my attention above all others is the Black …

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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 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 27 2013

Book Review: “Kenobi” by John Jackson Miller

Kenobi Book Cover

Ever since word spread that John Jackson Miller would be writing “Kenobi”, I found myself more excited for this story than any since “Darth Plagueis” in 2012. Did the book live up to expectations?

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Aug 26 2013

Book Review: “Star Wars: Jedi Academy” By Jeffrey Brown

With his new book, “Star Wars: Jedi Academy,” Jeffrey Brown has shifted the appeal from parents to middle-school aged children who are familiar with books like “Diary of a Wimpy Kid.” Will it be as successful as his previous books “Darth Vader and Son” and “Vader’s Little Princess?”

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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 20 2013

San Diego Comic Con 2013

Our favorite Star Wars items from Gentle Giant, Hasbro, and Del Rey that were revealed at San Diego Comic Con 2013.

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