Happy New Year to you all! We here at From4-LOMtoZuckuss.com have had a great year when it comes to not only Star Wars figure collecting but with Star Wars in general. With our friends over at Jedibusiness.com, we successfully launched the weekly podcast TOY RUN: The Star Wars Action Figure Cast where we have interviewed many prominent members of the collecting community including our friends Gus Lopez, Steve Sansweet, Bill McBride, Tom Berges as well as Hasbro's Design Director Steve Evans. We appeared on the Collectors Galaxy podcast, on another episode of Retroblasting's Star Wars Follies and co-hosted an episode of Star Wars Action News. We attended Star Wars nights at both the Tacoma Rainiers and Seattle Mariners, we hosted a panel on Star Wars action figures at Emerald [...]
We have completed our update of what we can tell is the internet's only modern Hasbro 12” Star Wars Action Figure Checklist and Visual Guide. While this line is not extremely popular with collectors, it continues to produce new figures and product. For this update, in addition to adding the entire Rogue One series, we have also updated a few Rebels deluxe images and added the last three The Force Awakens figures which were released earlier this year. If you have any information about any upcoming Hasbro 12" figures that should be included here, let us now at 4LOMKUSS@gmail.com or by contacting us on one of our social media pages! We've provided the major updates below but for the entire checklist since the line's rebirth in 2013, [...]
Merry Christmas to you all from your friends at From4-LOMtoZuckuss.com! Christmas is about sharing and spending time with family and friends. It’s about creating happy memories with those you love and in R2's case, as always it's about saving the day once again! Merry Christmas everyone and remember, “When you care to send the very best – you say it with Star Wars action figures!” Click the pic for more Holiday Greetings! And May the Figures be with you!
In this episode, Criz Bee and Jake Stevens take a rare break from talking action figures to review and discuss the release of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Joining them for this spoiler-filled conversation is Gus Lopez, who shares his experience from attending the World Premiere in Hollywood and Tom Berges, an Original Trilogy purist now faced with a movie set in his wheelhouse. What did these four lifelong OT era fans think of this “prequel”? Give Episode 40 a listen to find out and we’ll be back with your regularly scheduled action figure news next episode! Show Notes Rogue One Visual Guide The Art Of Rogue One Star Wars Celebration Archeology Panel 2016 Theswca.com IGrewUpStarWars.com We want to hear from you! If you [...]
We are pleased to announce that our Disney Droid Factory Build-a-Droid Guide is fully updated and complete. You can now find every single Droid Factory released by Disney in our guide. To bring the list up-to-date, we have added last May's Star Wars Day Droid as well as the latest Christmas Droid, updated the bio's of the Rogue One Droids and provided a glimpse of what's a possibility to come. Now if you are interested in more Droid Factory love, check out our good friend Mike MacDonald's latest over at Retrozap.com as he has included them in his annual Christmas Collectible Countdown! X-WING X-MAS DAY 9: DISNEY DROID FACTORY __________________________________ R5-M4 (May 2016) All different types of Astromech droids populate the Star Wars [...]
Jordan and Cody from jorcomedia.com, the team behind last year's Star Wars Celebration Fan Film Awards Best Comedy winner "Bounty Buddies", have written in to let us know they have dropped their latest stop-motion short film: Rogue One Half (A Star Wars Parody). The film which is perfectly timed with the release of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story later this week, takes a look as the Rebels' attempt to defeat an AT-AT. A long time ago, before the Rebels had it figured out... Admiral Ackbar & Mon Mothma led the first attacks against the Empire. With the newly completed Death Star & fleets of AT-ATs closing in, the Rebellion knew that they must act fast, using every trick they know to save the Galaxy!
TOY RUN: The Star Wars Action Figure Cast - Episode 39: The Vehicles of Rogue One This week on TOY RUN, as the lead up to next week’s Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’s release in theaters hits a fever pitch, the hosts Criz Bee and Jake Stevens discuss the recent TV and international trailers, the LFL press junket, Disney’s new Death Star, and the prep for this weekend’s World Premiere Red Carpet! Additionally, they review each of the 3 ¾” Rogue One vehicles released to date. Join them for the latest action figure news, toy reviews and more in Episode 39 of TOY RUN now found exclusively at www.toyruncast.com. Show Notes Rogue One 3 3/4" Wave 3 At Entertainment Earth C-3PO With Movable [...]
Last night Marvel Studios (with some help from Sony) released the first trailer for their upcoming Spider-Man reboot and we couldn't be happier! Spider-Man: Homecoming not only brings Peter Parker back to being lovable (after the failings of Andrew Garfield) but Tony Stark is back to form as well, after a heart-wrenching story in Captain America: Civil War! Now, what does this have to do with a Star Wars action figure site? Well, during our very first viewing, we discovered Spider-Man or perhaps his buddy, Ned Leeds, shares our passion for Star Wars action figures! Peter appears to prefer vintage figures as not only are some of the figures on his shelf appear to be Kenner but a few other classic vehicles make an appearance as [...]
With Rogue One dominating the news and most people's social media feeds, it's hard to stay up on all of the collecting news. The following is a handful of updates we have made to our Rogue One-oh-One page, dedicated to providing you with all your Rogue One action figure needs. 3 3/4" Basic Figures ————————————— Let's begin with Entertainment Earth's presales of the next wave of 3 3/4" figures. The upcoming wave, revealed to be shipping in December will includes 5 of the 7 known figures that are due out on single cards. Still, no word when Admiral Raddus and Scarif Stormtrooper will ship. Upcoming Bodhi Rook Death Trooper Specialist Grand Admiral Thrawn (Rebels) Jyn Erso (Imperial Ground Crew Disguise) Scarif Stormtrooper Admiral Raddus Fenn [...]
On this week’s episode of TOY RUN Criz Bee and Jake Stevens announce the departure of Toy Run from the Galaxy Of Toys Podcasting Network, you can now get Toy Run episodes on iTunes and Podbean as its own standalone show, make sure you subscribe! Jake and Criz also discuss the Entertainment Earth press release, crazy European prices for Star Wars action figures and the latest acquisitions over Black Friday weekend. After talking about the news, the hosts give listeners an update to Bandai’s S.H. Figuarts release schedule and they review Hasbro’s A-Wing Fighter with Hera from Star Wars Rebels. All of this and more on Episode 38 of Toy Run - The Star Wars Action Figure Cast! TOY RUN can now be found at [...]