On episode 101 of Toy Run Criz Bee and Jake Stevens talk about Toys'R'Us, more Sail Barge stats and all the Star Wars action figure news from the past week. The hosts also finish the listener Q&A from the previous episode and they announce all the winners of the 100th episode celebration giveaways! Listen now and subscribe!
This week on TOY RUN, the hosts celebrate both their 100th episode and 2nd anniversary with a Q&A generated by fellow TOY RUN listeners. Which action figure does Criz think Jake is most like? What are their personal grail items? How does Criz Bee display his collection? How many other toys lines does Jake collect? The answers to all these questions, plus many more, takes place before the hosts announce a slew of giveaways as thanks to the fans for tuning in each week.
On this week's episode Criz Bee and Jake Stevens talk about The Vintage Conversation on the Hasbro Pulse Instagram page, they take a look at how well the Sail Barge crowdfunding campaign is going and they discuss more Toys'R'Us store closings. Mix in the Toy Rundown Of The News and even more New York Toy Fair 2018 coverage and you get episode 99 of Toy Run - The Star Wars Action Figure Cast! Listen now and subscribe!
Battle Of Crait 4-Pack in-stock
Darth Revan (Black Series Pre-Order)
Forces Of Destiny Padme Amidala
This week on TOY RUN, Criz Bee and Jake Stevens attempt to contain their inner geeks as they share their thoughts on all of the reveals from last weekend's New York Toy Fair. Much of the conversation center's on Hasbro's new HasLab crowd-funded campaign to bring collectors the largest Star Wars vehicle ever, Jabba's Sail Barge - The Khetanna. Lots of exciting Solo reveals, Hamill's Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Hasbro's new Photo Real 6" technique and much more on Episode 98 of TOY RUN: The Star Wars Action Figure Cast.
New York Toy Fair 2018 is upon us and your hosts collectors Criz Bee and Jake Stevens break down the week’s Hasbro previews of toys from Solo: A Star Wars Story. Talk of Japan’s D23, the Valentines of the action figure line and a look at friend of the show Bill McBride’s Australian interview. Then in keeping with the theme of the season, Criz and Jake take a look at every Lando Calrissian figure to be cast in plastic and at what’s to come. All this plus the Toy Rundown of the News, this week’s toys runs and what’s happening in the T.R.Nation community on Facebook in Episode 97. Listen today!
This week on TOY RUN, the hosts begin to work through the avalanche of new Star Wars media both shown and announced. Criz Bee and Jake Stevens share their thoughts on the teaser trailers for Solo: A Star Wars Story, Jake describes his trip to Toy Traders in British Columbia, Canada, and they discuss how collecting habits need to change with so much new Star Wars on the horizon. Then the focus turns to the product images leaked from the Nürnberg Toy Fair in Germany. Join us for all this and much more in Episode 96 of TOY RUN: The Star Wars Action Figure Cast.
On this week's episode of Toy Run Criz Bee and Jake Stevens wonder what will be shown at New York Toy Fair, which officially announced Forces Of Destiny Adventure Dolls will make it out to retail stores and if 3 3/4" Star Wars figures will go away for good in the near future. Jake Stevens shares some thoughts about his new cookbook, which is filled with Star Wars action figure goodness, and Criz Bee learns more about Matt Fox and his May The Toys Be With You exhibition that's currently touring the United Kingdom. Make sure to subscribe to the podcast, join the Toy Run Facebook group and be part of the community.
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The conversation surrounding The Vintage Collection and its return continues this week. Hosts Criz Bee and Jake Stevens discuss the exclusive nature of the previous releases. Episode 94 also features talk of Toys ‘R’ Us’s store closures, the Rebels mid-season trailer, a Battle of Crait multipack and as always a look at the week’s toy runs and listener posts on the official Facebook page. Throw in the Toy Rundown of the News and you have another episode chock-full of action figure action!
This week on TOY RUN, we go in depth into our most requested topic: Hasbro’s The Vintage Collection! Join Criz Bee and Jake Stevens as they recount the successes and failures of the popular figure line. From figure variants to foil chase cards, to amazing multipacks and overpriced vehicles, they cover it all in preparation for the return of The Vintage Collection line this Spring! Join in on the conversation and listen to Episode #93 for all your latest action figure news!
00:00 - 07:46 Intro - Oh no, canceled figures! EE to the rescue!
07:46 - 11:07 New York Toy Fair / When will the Han Solo promo start?
11:07 - 14:21 Tough situation for Lucasfilm
14:21 - 16:51 Rian Johnson blowing up Star Wars figures
16:51 - 27:11 Toy Run finds from this past week
27:11 - 34:25 Toy Run Community Spotlight
34:25 - 37:13 The Toy Rundown Of The News
37:13 - 93:16 A look back at The Vintage Collection
93:16 - 99:37 Hasbro's The Vintage Collection segment during the SDCC panel
99:37 - 113:25 A look forward at The Vintage Collection & Outro
On this week’s episode of TOY RUN, the hosts catch up on all of the latest action figure happenings of 2018 thus far. Criz Bee and Jake Stevens discuss the Han Solo leaks, the purchase of Fox studios,and the many crazy post-Christmas markdowns. Criz Bee addresses the Hollywood Reporter’s slumping Star Wars sales report, Jake shares his search for bootlegs in Southeast Asia and they give their five-second review of Netflix’s The Toys That Made Us. This and the Toy Rundown of the News in Episode #92 of your weekly Star Wars action figure cast!