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Old August 25 2012, 12:57 AM   #1171
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Re: The Action Figure and Toy Collecting and Discussion Thread!

That Dooku looks incredible. Speaking of Starkiller, is there a Juno Eclipse figure available? I think I've only seen busts or statues of her before.
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Old August 25 2012, 12:59 AM   #1172
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I'm almost certain that Hasbro made a Juno in the 3 3/4 inch line back when Force Unleashed first came out.

Yup, here we go.
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Old August 25 2012, 12:59 AM   #1173
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Yep! She was part of the 2007-08 30th Anniversary Collection line and came out in the final wave, making her hard to find in a lot of markets.
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Old August 25 2012, 01:03 AM   #1174
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Tell me about it. I think the battle damaged Vader was the only figure from that wave I ever laid eyes on.
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Old August 25 2012, 01:04 AM   #1175
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Wow. I'm really out of the loop. LOL. Thanks Guys. Looks like Big Bad doesn't have her for sale though.
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Old August 25 2012, 01:05 AM   #1176
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Tell me about it. I think the battle damaged Vader was the only figure from that wave I ever laid eyes on.
I never saw any of that final wave of TAC in stores. Not a one. I didn't see my first Battle Damaged Vader until a couple of years ago and that was at my friend's local toy shop.
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Old August 25 2012, 01:08 AM   #1177
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I technically never saw it in stores either. A friend of mine that lives about an hour and a half away saw one, thought it was cool, knew I collected Star Wars, and bought it as a gift for me. He had no idea how hard it was to find for me. I was elated. He even said "Oh man, I'm glad you like it. I was afraid you would think it was dumb."
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Old August 25 2012, 01:11 AM   #1178
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The final waves of all recent SW figure lines have been a pain in the ass. The last wave of Vintage is strictly an online exclusive(and overpriced if you ask me) and the concluding figures of the 2009-10 Legacy Collection(Jaina and Jacen, et. al.) were almost impossible to track down because they were Toys 'R' Us exclusives.
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Old August 25 2012, 01:16 AM   #1179
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Check out the brand new Premium Format Darth Malgus from Sideshow!
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Old August 25 2012, 05:17 AM   #1180
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Oh, I know! That thing is sooooo drool worthy. I wish I was a billionaire so I could buy all the amazing Premium Formats!

I can't remember. Did anyone post Hot Toys Hulk?

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Old August 25 2012, 07:30 AM   #1181
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If the reports from the floor of Convention VI are correct, then Battle Packs are being replaced in 2013 by a modern revival of the old Kenner "Mini-Rigs" from the early eighties...very small one- or two-man vehicles that were never actually seen on screen but created out of whole cloth in a style where you could sort of imagine them being in the movies but "just off-screen." The new mini-vehicle sets will come with two figures apiece, such as Yoda with starfighter pilot headgear and a Super Battle Droid or a blue-striped Battle Droid Pilot and an Episode I Obi-Wan.

The first peek at the 2013 Mini-Rig line and some of its figures
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Old August 25 2012, 05:29 PM   #1182
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Those look kind of cool...
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Old August 25 2012, 05:33 PM   #1183
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Not sold on the Yoda mini-fighter, but the Trade Federation MTT fighter is enticing. We haven't gotten a new blue (Pilot) Battle Droid outside of the animated line in many years and that Obi-Wan is a reuse of the impressive Ewan McGregor likeness that was just recently released in the "Duel on Naboo" Battle Pack. Blue Battle Droids look really cool and I don't think we've gotten a movie-style one in close to a decade.
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Old August 25 2012, 07:11 PM   #1184
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Here's mini Hawkeye:



They all look so cute together.

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Old August 25 2012, 07:15 PM   #1185
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Very sweet stash, KM. Congrats on getting them.
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