Emerald City Comic Con Postponed

Each year we work hard to cover Emerald City Comic Con by releasing our annual Guide to everything Stars Wars at the show and just announced this morning it was announced that it has been postponed due to concerns over the spread of the coronavirus which is valid due to Seattle being the US's ground zero for the illness. We will cover the convention, per usual, this Summer when it is expected to return. So it appears we can already shift our attention to the Washington State Summer Con which is coming to the Washington State Fair Grounds on the first weekend of Summer. Taking place on June 20th-21st, the convention, who has shown fans of the Star Wars Saga so much love in the past, [...]

By |2020-03-06T14:51:45-08:00March 6th, 2020|Categories: Convention Coverage|Tags: , |

ECCC 2019 Wrap Up Coverage

With ECCC now a week behind us, we've finally had time to properly process this year's experience. As always, we view conventions through mostly Star Wars-tinted glasses and this year was a doozy. We, of course, have already indicated the massive amount of Star Wars opportunities at this year's show in our annual Guide to Star Wars at Emerald City Comic Con. What we forgot to mention was the incredible collaboration by the many costuming groups in the Seattle area. Star Wars: The Ultimate Experience was put on as a fundraiser for Seattle Children's Hospital and a great experience indeed for fans of any part of the Saga! For a quick tour of the exhibit, check out the video below:   A great feature about any [...]

By |2019-03-25T21:25:48-07:00March 25th, 2019|Categories: Comic Cons, Convention Coverage|Tags: , , |

You Star Wars Guide for Emerald City Comic Con 2019

Welcome to our 6th Annual Your Star Wars Guide to Emerald City Comic Con! Our goal here is to set you up for having the most Star Wars-infused Seattle con experience possible! Emerald City Comic Con has become one of the largest comic conventions in the country, with a massive amount of content for fans and as such, it can be easy to become overwhelmed. Well here is where Star Wars fans can make sure not to miss out on all the Star Wars fun the show has to offer. Now, as always, before heading to the Emerald City,  we’d suggest downloading the ECCC app on your smartphone or device as it will allow you schedule any or all of the following events you may [...]

By |2019-03-11T11:35:32-07:00March 11th, 2019|Categories: Convention Coverage|Tags: |

Your Star Wars Guide for Emerald City Comic Con 2018

Welcome to our fifth annual Your Star Wars Guide to Emerald City Comic Con! Our goal here is to set you up for having the most Star Wars-infused Seattle con experience possible! As ECCC has grown both in size and popularity (it’s completely sold out as of this writing) it can be easy to become overwhelmed and miss out on all the Star Wars fun the con has to offer. Well, that is where From4-LOMtoZuckuss.com comes in, to help you Star Warsify your trip to the Emerald City’s largest convention. Once again this year Jake Stevens is joined by his Galaxy of Toys Podcast co-host and fellow Seattle Area Lucasfilm Collectors Club (SARLACC) member, Ryan Beise, hosting an updated version of the Jake and Matt [...]

By |2018-02-27T23:05:04-08:00February 27th, 2018|Categories: Galaxy of Toys|Tags: , |

TOY RUN Episode #50 – TOY RUN goes to Emerald City Comicon

On TOY RUN this week, hosts Criz Bee and Jake Stevens discuss the collecting climate of this year’s Emerald City Comicon. Plus from the con, exclusive clips from friend of the show Gus Lopez’s “A Star Wars Collector’s Journey” panel, the possibility of Bandai’s S.H. Figuarts coming to Disney Stores, and the upcoming return of Hondo Onaka in Star Wars Rebels. Toss in Celebration Orlando news, recent pick-ups and thoughts on the latest Rebels episode all in our first anniversary show! Show Notes Jake and Ryan's Panel - Star Wars Toys: Did They Really Make That! 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 [...]

By |2017-03-10T08:31:26-08:00March 10th, 2017|Categories: Toy Run|Tags: , |

ECCC Panel – Star Wars Toys: Did They Really Make That!

This weekend at Emerald City Comicon, Galaxy of Toys co-hosts and Star Wars action figure completest, Jake Stevens and Ryan Beise hosted a panel on some of the obscure Star Wars action figures made by Kenner and Hasbro over the past 40 years. Join Ryan Beise and Jake Stevens, both hosts of local Star Wars collecting podcasts and experts on the Hasbro line of Star Wars figures as they go through some of the strange, unique, and obscure Star Wars toys that Hasbro has made of the years. We’ll look at things like the Cruise Missile Trooper, “Attack” R5-D4, Whorm Loathsom, Wioslea, and more… The panel was well attended and followed Alice Cooper's presentation in hall WSC 6111 at Seattle's WA State Convention Center.  We'd [...]

By |2017-03-05T19:55:08-08:00March 5th, 2017|Categories: Galaxy of Toys|Tags: , |

Your Star Wars Guide to Emerald City Comicon 2016

Welcome to our third annual Your Star Wars Guide to Emerald City Comicon! Our goal here is to set you up for having the most Star Wars-infused Seattle con experience possible! As ECCC has grown both in size and popularity (it’s completely sold out as of this writing) it can be easy to become overwhelmed and miss out on all the Star Wars fun the con has to offer. Well, that is where From4-LOMtoZuckuss.com comes in, to help you Star Warsify your trip to the Emerald City’s largest convention. This year Jake Stevens has joined his Galaxy of Toys Podcast co-host and fellow Seattle Area Lucasfilm Collectors Club (SARLACC) member Ryan Beise to host a panel all about the various scales of Star Wars action [...]

By |2016-04-04T10:38:41-07:00April 4th, 2016|Categories: Galaxy of Toys|Tags: , , |