Ric Olie Mountain Dew Can (1999)

You just can't overstate how saturated the market was with Episode I product back in 1999. PepsiCo, with its snack and fast food empire of Frito Lay and Kentucky Fried Pizza Bell, was flush with Star Wars tie-ins. As crazy as some of the fast food premiums were, I don't think they hold a candle …

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1978 Star Wars Action Figures Comic Ad

This 1978 Heroes World ad I'm sure drove every kid nuts with promise of Star Wars action figures coming soon. This ad is representative of the kind of unique advertising that I miss in the modern day. There's a charm to the original art and layout, particularly in the way that some of the characters …

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