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Could Disney Be Getting Into The Toy Making Business?
The big news in the toy industry this week was that on Monday, Mattel Inc. lost the licensing rights for a chunk of the DC Comics products, most notably the “boys’ action toys” category ... you might ... read more
12 must-have toy hits from Christmases past
Also included is the original retail price was included for each toy, and what collectors are asking for the toy on eBay. (A median price was chosen in most cases.) As you’ll see, it’s much better to ... read more
All things geek - An interview with the 'ultimate' action figure guy
In my opinion, the ’80s was the golden age for action figures. Star Wars, G.I. Joe, He-man ... They must have liked it, because they brought me on as an action figure columnist, biweekly for about a y... read more
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A Sit Down with Former G.I. Joe Brand Manager Mark Weber: Coming Full Circle
I’m personally not a fan of 6″ action figures but would be remiss to not ask for your opinion about them and their place in the market. The 6” scale figure has become such a norm for the collecting .. ... read more
If you wanted those 'Golden Girls' action figures, you are too late
With their silvery hair and achy joints, the beloved characters from the 1980s sitcom are not the most obvious candidates to be immortalized as action figures. But toymaker ... out at the annual confe... read more
TUNE IN ALERT: Mid-Season Premiere of The Walking Dead and Season 3 Premiere of Ride with Norman Reedus on AMC This Weekend!
He started writing a weekly column on the toy industry and action figure for a toy news site and in a years ... Ain’t It Cool News, the Official Star Wars blog, Geekologie, G4, CNet and Toy Fare magaz... read more
Star Wars collection keeps 'The Force' with Orange City man
Along the way, he picked up a hobby: Collecting "Star Wars" figures ... Two decades ago, an action figure cost $3.95. These days, they run $9 to $10 each, another reason why Van Peursem doesn't go hea... read more
How Star Wars Conquered the Galaxy
Lucas and Star Wars created a category of economic activity that previously did not exist, and in so doing forever changed the face of entertainment. Action Figure Mecca To understand ... he started c... read more
Want to Turn Your ’80s Action Figures Into Cold Cash?
Cartoon characters of the 1980s spawned lines of successful toys and action figures for kids of all ages ... “If you have vintage star wars from the 1970s and ’80s, now is the perfect time to sell,” H... read more
The Brief But Complete History Of LEGO Star Wars: All-Stars
It was Lucasfilm’ s Carrie Beck, V.P. of Animation & Live Action Series ... namely Solo: A Star Wars Story and The Last Jedi. Bill Motz: Certainly, from LEGO’s point of view, they wanted to be able to ... read more
Spokane brothers open Jedi-themed ‘church’ offering arcade, toys and comics
collecting Star Wars action figures and watching “Tron” until the VHS tape wore out. “I was born in 1978,” Tyler Arnold said, surrounded by a toy collection now thousands of figures strong featuring i... read more
Force of Habit: Seth Green and ‘Robot Chicken’ Return to ‘Star Wars’
“Star Wars” set my own imagination off on different paths I didn’t anticipate. That’s a little bit more significant than just collecting and playing with toys. Even though ... You get their action fig... read more