September 2014 LootCrate Spoilers! Contents Items Received!

September 2014 LootCrate Spoilers Items Loot Crate

I never thought that I could fall prey to the lure of a monthly subscription “mystery box” of geek items, but Loot Crate has won me over with their fantastic mixes of beloved properties and hot companies like Funko. The August 2014 LootCrate may have been their best assortment ever, so I was really looking forward to receiving this month’s box. Well, it’s not nearly as good as what we got last month–but it’s definitely got some cool stuff in it, including a Funko Firefly Captain Mal Mystery Minis figure, a Funko Retro Alien figure, a plush Star Trek Tribble and more! Should you order this month’s LootCrate? Read on!

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Star Wars Black Series 6″ Wave 4 Case: Stormtrooper & Boba Fett!

Star Wars Black Series 6 Inch Figures Wave 4 Clone Trooper Boba Fett Stormtrooper Anakin

The first year of the Star Wars Black Series 6″ figures line has caused a lot of frustration and anxiety for many collectors–to say the least. On paper the one-per-case mix of every character seemed like a great idea, but that didn’t take into account the insatiable appetites of army-builders and the far greater popularity of certain unique characters. After much aggravation and many collectors contemplating giving up, Hasbro has countered by remixing and re-soliciting the Star Wars Black Series Wave 4 case and making it one of the most desirable Star Wars cases ever…

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Star Wars Black Series Wave 4 6″ Figures Photos! Chewbacca!

Star Wars Black Series Chewbacca Figure Packaged Wave 4

The Hasbro Star Wars The Black Series Wave 3 6″ figures–headlined by the impossible-to-find Black Series 6″ Stormtrooper action figure–have barely begun to trickle into stores this month, but Hasbro is already staking their claim to your future dollars!

Set to hit stores in spring 2014, it’s the Star Wars Black Series 6″ Wave 4 Chewbacca, Anakin Skywalker (ROTS) and AOTC Clone Trooper figures!

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Hasbro Star Wars Rebels Inquisitor Figure Revealed & Photos!

Star Wars 2014 Inquisitor Action Figure Star Wars Rebels

Rumors have been running rampant since New York Comic Con 2013 back in October, but Hasbro is closing out 2013 today by confirming some facts about their 2014 Star Wars Rebels action figure line. At NYCC 2013 we learned about the first new named character in the Star Wars Rebels cartoon–the Imperial Inquisitor–so it’s no big surprise that he’s the first Star Wars Rebels action figure. What’s also not a surprise is the level of articulation that will be built into this Star Wars Rebels Inquisitor figure–although it will disappoint a lot of folks…

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Sideshow Star Wars 1/6 Imperial Probe Droid Photos & Order Info

Sideshow Imperial Probe Droid Sixth Scale Figure 2014

When Sideshow Collectibles first showed off concepts for a Star Wars sixth scale Imperial Probe Droid figure at San Diego Comic Con a few years back, many collectors speculated that it couldn’t be done. They cited that an Imperial Probot 1/6 scale figure would be too big, too expensive, and would be too much of a unique tool to see production. Those collectors were wrong.

Coming in mid-2014, the Sideshow Star Wars 1/6 Probe Droid figure goes up for pre-order this week!

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Star Wars Black Series Sandtrooper 6″ Figure Review

Black Series Star Wars Wave 1 Sandtrooper with Light Repeating Blaster Rifle

Having finally reached the point where Jedi librarian Jocasta Nu actually saw production as a Star Wars 4″ figure, Hasbro has finally deigned to give Star Wars collectors the 6″ Star Wars action figure line that fans have been begging for for the past decade. I bought a whole case of Star Wars The Black Series Wave 1 6″ figures, and where better to begin than with a review of the collecting community’s current darling: the Star Wars Black Series 6″ Sandtrooper figure…

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Star Wars Fighter Pods Series 2 Imperial Shuttle Pack Review

Rarely do I walk into a store and have my eyes greeted by the sight of toys that I had absolutely no idea had been released, but that’s exactly what happened on Monday of this week when I ran into the Star Wars Fighter Pods Series 2 8-Packs at my local Wal-Mart. It’s ironic that I found these packs while I was scouring for new Star Wars Vintage Collection and …

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Star Wars Fighter Pods Series 2 Checklist Printable Collector’s List

Star Wars Fighter Pods have surprisingly become one of the most fun lines for me to collect over the first half of this year, so as soon as I bought my first Fighter Pods Series 2 pack I used the insert to create a new printable checklist for Series 2 in the same style as my Star Wars Fighter Pods Series 1 Printable Collector’s List. And you can find all …

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Complete Star Wars Fighter Pods Series 2 List and Analysis


The complete list of Series 2 Star Wars Fighter Pods Series 2 has finally been revealed! There are some definite surprises, both of the exciting and disappointing kind. The Star Wars Fighter Pods Series 2 list is below, followed by my thoughts (good and bad): The Right: Inclusion of Important Characters: It sounds crazy, but a lot of the time major characters in the Star Wars universe are overlooked. Count …

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Daily Toy Review #98: Star Wars Vintage Collection Luke Skywalker Lightsaber Construction VC87 Deleted Scenes Action Figure

Emperor Palpatine Duel with Star Wars Vintage Collection Luke Skywalker Lightsaber Construction VC87 Deleted Scenes Action Figure

Every once in a while I’ll hear a little too much negativity toward a figure and be jaded against it before I even get it myself. Such was the case with the Star Wars Vintage Collection Luke Skywalker Lightsaber Construction action figure from the Blu-Ray Deleted Scenes. I previously reviewed and mostly enjoyed Sandstorm Lando, Sandstorm Leia, and the Mon Calamari Rebel Pilot from this wave, but going in I …

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