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The 25 Worst Star Wars Bootleg Figures

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Dec. 12th 2015

Star Wars action figures have been a part of toy aisles for decades, and they've been a target for bootleggers to knock off for just as long. With Episode VII's arrival, you're probably dusting off your collection and looking for new figures to add to it. Why not go for some bantha fodder with a bootleg? Bad Star Wars bootlegs are an integral part of the world's action figure industry, and here are the worst 25 ever made. 

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Hot Toys Chewbacca Debuted

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Sept. 25th 2014

Chewbacca is one of the most beloved characters in the Star Wars universe, but it's often hard to get him right when translated to plastic. He always just looks a little off because it's so hard to get plastic hair to look perfect, and Chewbacca is all hair. But Hot Toys is about to change our Chewbacca expectations forever with the most beautiful rendition of the character ever. 

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Star Wars The Black Series at Toy Fair [NYTF 2014]

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Feb. 18th 2014

Hasbro finally made a move to produce 6-inch Star Wars figures in 2013 with the introduction of The Black Series, and the fun will continue in 2014 with more incredible characters figures on the way. 

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Star Wars The Black Series 6-Inch Rumors and Official Reveals

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Nov. 1st 2013

In 2013, Hasbro created The Black Series, and it was good. In fact, it was really good, and collectors can't get enough of the brand new 6-inch figures that are bringing Star Wars toys into a new era. New official images of upcoming figures have been released, and unofficial rumors about upcoming figures have leaked.    

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Brian's Toys Has Vintage Vlix and the Latest Gentle Giant Jumbo Figures

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Oct. 23rd 2013

Brian's Toys has returned with another great update on their great new products. They have a super-rare vintage Star Wars figures and the latest releases from Gentle' Giants jumbo line, among lots of other highlights. 

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New Star Wars Black Series Reveals from NYCC [NYCC 2013]

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Oct. 10th 2013

New York Comic Con has barely started, and Hasbro has already revealed press images of never-before-seen Black Series figures in both the 6-inch and 3 3/4-inch lines to really heat things up. 

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Sideshow Announces 1/6 Scale General Grievous

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July 31st 2013

The Sideshow Collectibles line of Star Wars 1/6 scale figures is one of the most dedicated and consistent in all of toys. They continue to release impressive figures and dive deeper into the Star Wars universe, but none of the figures thus far have touched the splendor of this reveal. 

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Action Figures Painted in New Light on Kickstarter

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May 18th 2013

When it comes to completing an action figure collection, some folks forget about the accessories. I'm not talking about little plastic weapons, but instead the complementary pieces that flesh out display rooms and bring collections to life. If you need to accessorize your toy room, look no farther than the newest action figure endeavor on Kickstarter.

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First Look at The Black Series Boba Fett SDCC Exclusive

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May 3rd 2013

Hasbro's introduction of Star Wars: The Black Series earlier this year was one of the biggest pieces of Star Wars action figure news in history, and today they revealed the line's first release.

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Jumbo IG-88 Announced by Gentle Giant

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March 14th 2013

There's nothing bigger in the world of action figure collecting than vintage Star Wars. And there's nothing bigger to vintage Star Wars than Gentle Giant's jumbo-sized renditions of the classic figures from Kenner, including the newly-announced IG-88. 

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A Renewed Hope

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March 11th 2013

The DASH Collector's Club is not unlike the fabled order of the Jedi. Only those truly attuned to action figure collecting, with true devotion to their cause, are able to attain such a lofty title. And to some members, their beloved DASH Collector's Club benefits have expired, leaving them without hope. 

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Update on Star Wars The Black Series

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Jan. 31st 2013

Hasbro broke news of The Black Series with USA Today earlier this week, but finally got around to telling the action figure sites of the world a couple days later, sending along a few additional details and photos in the process. 

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Star Wars The Black Series 6-Inch Line Revealed

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Jan. 29th 2013

After confirmation that Droid Factory was dead, rumors began swirling of a 6-Inch Star Wars line being added to Hasbro's rebranding plans. Today those rumors were confirmed.

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Hasbro Confirms Droid Factory is Canceled

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Jan. 7th 2013

Star Wars collectors are some of the most devoted fans there are, and despite the constant surge of new figures coming out, they still want more. As such, the new Droid Factory was highly anticipated, and word from Hasbro today is going to leave many fans disappointed. 

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