Washington State Toy and Geek Fest

I am very excited to announce that this weekend (June 30th and July 1st) I will be a part of Washington State Toy and Geek Fest 2018! This show, taking place at the Washington State Fairgrounds in Puyallup, WA) is designed to be a toy collector and a geek culture fan's dream come true. Now, not only will I be on the hunt for vintage action figures, I am also one of the Toy Experts guests who will be presenting at the show. Anyone who has been collecting action figures in the last 10 years, should be familiar with each these experts whom I honored to be included with. In addition, I will be hosting a series of panels throughout the two-day show that includes fellow toy experts and celebrities from the [...]

By |2018-06-27T09:14:57-07:00June 27th, 2018|Categories: Toy Run, toy show|Tags: |

TOY RUN Episode 112 – Looking Ahead into the Future

Join Criz Bee and Jake Stevens on episode 112 of Toy Run, the Star Wars action figure cast! Topics this week include Hasbro's San Diego Comic Con exclusives, Star Wars Black Series 6" news, newly revealed Force Link 2.0 vehicles and a look ahead into media events with possible Star Wars action figure tie-ins in 2019. This episode will blow your mind! Subscribe and listen now! We want to hear from you! If you have questions for the hosts, suggestions on which guest to have next, a figure fact you’d like to share or opinions on what segments you did or didn’t like, let us know by joining our Facebook community page! Or you can email us at toyrun@from4-lomtozuckuss.com! ______________________________________________________________________ About TOY RUN: The Star Wars Action Figure Cast TOY RUN [...]

By |2018-06-21T11:36:59-07:00June 17th, 2018|Categories: Toy Run|

New 6″ SDCC ’18 Exclusives

We have received word from Hasbro about two new San Diego Comicon exclusives from The Black Series. This follows the recently announced Dr. Aphra and Droids set that will be offered in The Vintage Collection packaging.  HASBRO Star wars SDCC EXCLUSIVES 2018  STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES CENTERPIECE REY (STARKILLER BASE) & KYLO REN Figure (HASBRO/Age Adult/Approx. Retail Price: $109.99/Available at Booth #3329 at Comic-Con International in San Diego) Reimagine key moments from the STAR WARS galaxy with THE BLACK SERIES CENTERPIECE REY (STARKILLER BASE) & KYLO REN FIGURE! Imagine REY battling KYLO REN in the icy forests of STARKILLER BASE in STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS. Includes a premium, highly-articulated KYLO REN figure, a water mister for steam effects, and an acrylic light-up backdrop, [...]

By |2018-06-14T10:26:10-07:00June 14th, 2018|Categories: SDCC, The Black Series|

A Trip to Toytopia

This past weekend we paid a trip to the Washington State History Museum whom just finished up hosting a four month run of the traveling exhibition. Toytopia.   The exhibit which centers on the history of toys in America from the past 100 years included lots of displayed items and interactive play areas. There were lots of opportunities to read and hear about the creation and origin of many of today's popular toys. Toys including GI Joe, Lego, Barbie, Star Wars, Frisbee, Crayola, Cabbage Patch Kids, Erector, Monopoly and the list goes on, where all present in the exhibition. From tin toys to teddy bears, video games to construction toys, board games to action figures, toys of all types were on display. It was Toytopia's [...]

By |2018-06-11T14:25:36-07:00June 11th, 2018|Categories: Vintage|Tags: , |

Dr. Aphra Comic Set SDCC Exclusive

We are very excited about The Vintage Collection's most recent exclusive! Doctor Aphra, who is coming the single carded line, will be joined by the two torturing and murdering droids, BT-1 and 0-0-0. While Triple Zero appears to be a great repaint, Beetee is has a newly sculpted dome and great accessories. This set is exclusive to this July's San Diego Comic-Con and will no doubt fetch a large sum on the secondary market as Aphra is a fan-favorite character as seen by her winning the last 3 3/4" Figure Fan Vote. Hasbro has sent us the following press release and images. STAR WARS: THE VINTAGE COLLECTION DOCTOR APHRA COMIC SET SDCC EXCLUSIVE STAR WARS: THE VINTAGE COLLECTION DOCTOR APHRA COMIC SET (HASBRO/Ages 4 years [...]

By |2018-06-07T14:48:23-07:00June 7th, 2018|Categories: The Vintage Collection 2|

TOY RUN Episode 111: Tamashii Comic Con and Solo: A Star Wars Story Review

On today's episode of TOY RUN: The Star Wars Action Figure Cast, Criz Bee and Jake Stevens talk about the Instagram unboxing of The Black Series 6" Enfys Nest with speeder, the Asian Toys'R'Us exclusive The Last Jedi 5-pack and Japan's Tamashii Comic Con. In addition to Star Wars action figure coverage, the hosts share their thoughts about Solo: A Star Wars Story, the state of the fandom and the future of the franchise. Happy listening, subscribe and leave a review please! We want to hear from you! If you have questions for the hosts, suggestions on which guest to have next, a figure fact you’d like to share or opinions on what segments you did or didn’t like, let us know by joining our Facebook community [...]

By |2018-06-01T12:00:16-07:00June 1st, 2018|Categories: Solo, Toy Run|