Tag: vintage

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 10, 2012
Today the PR gang from Hasbro Star Wars gave us a little bit of pre-Celebration news…  Dear Star Wars fans,We hope everyone is getting geared up for Star Wars Celebration VI next week! In anticipation of the show, the Star Wars team wanted to share two important pieces of information. Vintage Line News: The last…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 18, 2012
THE WORLD’S LARGEST COLLECTION OF CRACKER JACK TOY PREMIUMS AND VINTAGE PEZ, G.I. JOES AND HOT WHEELS TO BE SOLD AT PROFILES IN HISTORY’S JULY 2012 AUCTION LOS ANGELES, June 18, 2012 – Profiles in History, run by Joe Maddalena, couldn’t be more excited to take buyers back to their childhood with a collection of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 11, 2012
Over the weekend we uploaded our 2012 E3 pictures.  There were several items of note including:  Square Enix showing off their 2012 Comic Con exclusive – the black and white Arkham Asylum Batman and Joker, Bandai had a display of figures, and the video game museum had an incredible display of vintage game consoles and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 8, 2011
Calling All Star Wars Fans!! Launching on Wednesday March 9, 2011 at 12pm ET through Saturday, March 12, 2011 at noon, Gilt CHILDREN (gilt.com) invites members to a curated selection of 30 hard-to-find vintage collectibles — hand-picked by Brian Semling! Brian Semling was born in 1977, the same year Star Wars was released. Perhaps that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 30, 2011
AFi’s is pleased to officially launch today a long in the works project: The Kenner Super Powers Collection blog!     This is just a drop in the bucket for what is coming in the complete overhaul of our Super Powers Archive and related materials. We hope to be able to unveil our work before…

 

by Danny "CantinaDan" Neumann
October 6, 2010
Mattel produced a few 3 3/4" scale, 5 POA action figure lines in the late 70’s / early 80’s. This scale and articulation mimicked the dominant Kenner Star Wars line and helped cement this as the default, iconic, and preferred style of action figure for many enthusiasts of that generation, myself included. The unfortunately short…

 

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