Lumpy (son of Chewbacca) Cardback

It's Life Day, True Believers, and what better way to celebrate the Wookieest of holidays with one the coolest Star Wars Holiday Special related items this side of Kashyyk? Artist and writer extraordinaire Tim Baron created a custom carded bootleg of Chewie's favorite son Lumpy a while back. While I missed out on the figure, …

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Star Wars SSP Vans in Kenner Catalog

The Star Wars SSP vans encompass two distinctly 70s fads, the custom van and zip-cord toy car. Well, make that three with Star Wars itself. I had one of these, along with a fantastic Evel Knievel stunt set. Both got a lot of play in the kitchen back in the day. These things didn't perform …

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Captivating Cover: The White Witch – A Droid Adventure

I have to say it: I'm Droids obsessed. My interest in this most ignored bit of Star Wars entertainment began way back in 1985. At the time, my interest in Star Wars toys was waning, replaced by the surging GI Joe: A Real American Hero line. In my mind, Snake Eyes and Cobra Commander were …

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Captivating Cover: Marvel Issue #42

From the Empire Strikes Back adaptation comes a funktastic four color interpretation of three of the baddest bounty hunters. Now, this group isn't exactly my top three, but it's close. The only substitution I would make is IG-88 for Dengar. But hey, you can't have everything. Iggy would have thrown off the composition anyway, since …

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