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Visual Guide Update - Princess Leia (Endor) (SL28) - Rebels

Posted by Chuck | April 09, 2015 at 08:16 PM EDT |

Princess Leia (Endor) (SL28) just might be the last figure we see from the Rebels line. Check out our full Visual Guide below. Also check out how she fared in our Research Droids Review.

Princess Leia (Endor)  - Saga Legends (SL28)

Visual Guide Update - Han Solo (Endor) (SL27) - Rebels

Posted by Chuck | April 08, 2015 at 09:58 PM EDT |

Endor was the overall theme for Saga Legends Wave 4. Next up for our Visual Guide updates is Han Solo (Endor) (SL27). Stop by our full Visual Guide by clicking the image below. After, be sure to check out our full review where we break down the good, the bad, and the ugly with this figure.

Han Solo (Endor)  - Saga Legends (SL27)

Visual Guide Update - Luke Skywalker (Endor) (SL25) - Rebels

Posted by Chuck | April 07, 2015 at 09:12 PM EDT |

Luke Skywalker (Endor) (SL25) is tonights addition to the Visual Guides. Click below to check out our latest Saga Legends Visual Guide. Make sure you read our thoughts on this figure in our full review, which includes an additional photo gallery as well.

Luke Skywalker (Endor)  - Saga Legends (SL25)

Visual Guide Update - Plo Koon (SL16) - Rebels

Posted by Chuck | April 06, 2015 at 09:40 PM EDT |

Tonight we take a look at another The Clone Wars addition to the Saga Legends Line: Plo Koon (SL16). Check out the full Visual Guide below, and read our review on this figure right here!

Plo Koon - Saga Legends (SL16)

Visual Guide Update - AT-DP Driver (SL14) - Rebels

Posted by Chuck | April 05, 2015 at 09:06 PM EDT |

The AT-DP Driver (SL04) gives us our first new Imperial soldier from Rebels. Click below for our detailed Visual Guide for a full-sized look at this character. You can also read our thoughts on this figure right here in our review.

AT-DP Driver - Saga Legends (SL14)

Visual Guide Update - Kanan Jarrus (SL04) - Rebels

Posted by Chuck | April 04, 2015 at 08:34 PM EDT |

Kanan Jarrus (SL04) has already made his way into several multipacks in the Rebels line, but tonight we are adding him to our basic figures Visual Guide. Click below for our full Visual Guide! Find out the full analysis details on this figure in our Research Droids Review.

Kanan Jarrus - Saga Legends (SL04)

Visual Guide Update - TIE Pilot (SL13) - Rebels

Posted by Chuck | April 03, 2015 at 08:21 PM EDT |

The TIE Pilot (SL13) is a nice addition to the Rebels line of figures, mixing in a decent amount of animation style mixed with realistic style. Click below to see the full Visual Guide, and check out our full review of this figure right here.

TIE Pilot - Saga Legends (SL13)

Visual Guide Update - The Inquisitor (SL03) - Rebels

Posted by Chuck | April 02, 2015 at 08:32 PM EDT |

Star Wars Rebels' newest bad guy is tonight's Visual Guide update. Click below to check out the full guide for The Inquisitor (SL03), and make sure you check out the complete analysis on this figure right here in our Research Droids Review.

The Inquisitor - Saga Legends (SL03)

Visual Guide Update - Ezra Bridger (SL02) - Rebels

Posted by Chuck | April 01, 2015 at 09:40 PM EDT |

Tonight's feature Visual Guide takes a look at Ezra Bridger (SL02). You can find the full Visual Guide by clicking the image below. Don't forget to also take a look at our full-featured review right here.

Ezra Bridger - Saga Legends (SL02)

Visual Guide Update - Stormtrooper (SL01) - Rebels

Posted by Chuck | March 31, 2015 at 09:12 PM EDT |

Tonight we add our first Rebels figures to the Visual Guides. We'll take a look at the Stormtrooper (SL01) first, a figure that has become a staple in the line to help you build up that army! Click below to check out the Rebels version of the infamous Stormtrooper, and you can get our full thoughts on this figure in our in-depth Research Droids Review!

Stormtrooper - Saga Legends (SL01)

Visual Guide Update - Jango Fett (SL07) - Rebels

Posted by Chuck | March 30, 2015 at 09:18 PM EDT |

Our Saga Legends updates continue with a look at another repack in the Rebels line: Jango Fett (SL07). Click below for the full details. You can also catch up on our Research Droids Review right here!

Jango Fett - Saga Legends (SL07)

Visual Guide Update - Luke Skywalker (SL10) - Rebels

Posted by Chuck | March 29, 2015 at 10:46 PM EDT |

Luke Skywalker (SL10) is another straight repack from 2014's SW [DV/ROTS] line, and our featured Visual Guide for the night. Click below to check him out! You can also get the full details, as well as our thoughts, on this figure in our Research Droids Review.

Luke Skywalker - Saga Legends (SL10)

Visual Guide Update - Obi-Wan Kenobi (SL11) - Rebels

Posted by Chuck | March 28, 2015 at 08:46 PM EDT |

Obi-Wan Kenobi (SL11) is another carry-forward from the 2014 SW [DV/ROTS] line, so there's not much new here. You can check out our full Visual Guide by clicking below, and read our report on this version in our Research Droids Review.

Obi-Wan Kenobi - Saga Legends (SL11)

Visual Guide Update - Darth Vader (SL09) - Rebels

Posted by Chuck | March 27, 2015 at 11:14 PM EDT |

Darth Vader (SL09) makes his first appearance as a single carded figure in the Saga Legends line. Click below for all the details from our latest Visual Guide entry, and make sure to read our full analysis of this figure in our Research Droids Review.

Darth Vader - Saga Legends (SL09)

Visual Guide Update - Han Solo [Bespin Outfit] (SL24) - Rebels

Posted by Chuck | March 26, 2015 at 07:23 PM EDT |

Han Solo [Bespin Outfit] (SL24) is our next entry in our Rebels Visual Guide. Click below for the full guide, and stop by our review for a full breakdown of this figure.

Han Solo [Bespin Outfit] - Saga Legends (SL24)

Visual Guide Update - Clone Trooper (SL08) - Rebels

Posted by Chuck | March 25, 2015 at 06:52 PM EDT |

Our Saga Legends additions to the Visual Guides continue. Next up is the Clone Trooper (SL08). Click below for our detailed Visual Guide, and click here to read our review on this repacked figure.

Clone Trooper - Saga Legends (SL08)

We continue our look at the Rebels Saga Legends line-up. Next up is Lando Calrissian [Skiff Guard Disguise] (SL23) from Wave 3. Click below to check out the full Visual Guide and, as always, make sure to check out our Research Droids Review for a full breakdown and comments!

Lando Calrissian [Skiff Guard Disguise] - Saga Legends (SL23)

Visual Guide Update - AT-AT Driver (SL18) - Rebels

Posted by Chuck | March 23, 2015 at 09:33 PM EDT |

Tonight's Visual Guide update features the AT-AT Driver (SL18), a very nice addition to the Saga Legends line. Click below to check out the full Visual Guide, and check out our full review to see why we gave this simply articulated figure a high rating.

AT-AT Driver  - Saga Legends (SL18)

Today we're going to start taking a closer look at the Saga Legends line by kicking off some updates to our Rebels Visual Guide. Love 'em or hate em, we still archive 'em! Click below to check out Luke Skywalker (SL22), and read our thoughts on this figure in our detailed Research Droids Review.

Luke Skywalker  - Saga Legends (SL22)

Visual Guide Update - Bossk and IG-88 (MS11) - Mission Series

Posted by Chuck | February 16, 2015 at 07:03 PM EDT |

Two of the most feared bounty hunters in the galaxy, Bossk and IG-88 are hired by Darth Vader to track down the Millennium Falcon and its Rebel crew. You can check out our Visual Guide for Bossk and IG-88 (MS11) by clicking the image below. You can also check out our full review right here.

Bossk and IG-88 - Mission Series (MS11)

Wullffwarro is a Wookiee leader who, along with his comrades, becomes a powerful ally to Kanan Jarrus and his band of rebel heroes. Our Mission Series Visual Guides continue with the addition of Wullffwarro and Wookiee Warrior (MS07). Click below for the full guide and get all the stats on this set in our latest Research Droids Review!

Wullffwarro and Wookiee Warrior  - Mission Series (MS07)

A crew member on the Ghost freighter, Sabine Wren uses her skill with gadgets and explosives to cause trouble for the Empire's Stormtroopers. Sabine Wren and Stormtrooper (MS08) are our latest addition to the Star Wars Rebels Visual Guide. Click below for the full guide, and make sure to find out everything you need to know about this set right here in our Research Droids Review!

Sabine Wren and Stormtrooper - Mission Series (MS08)

The scoundrel Cikatro Vizago, often accompanied by his IG-RM Droid bodyguards, smuggles cargo past the Imperial blockade that surrounds the planet Lothal. Click below to check out our latest addition to the Rebels Visual Guide: Cikatro Vizago and IG-RM (MS09), and if you missed this morning's full review then make sure you stop by our Research Droids Review!

Cikatro Vizago and IG-RM - Mission Series (MS09)

Our final card back update (for now) features some of the toughest card backs to add to your collection. If you go down this road be prepared to lay out a stack of credits for this collection! Click through for the last six card backs we add, completing the entire run of 196 unique cards available from the Vintage collection! This is our 18th update, adding well over 200 card backs to the Archives. A huge thanks to JTA content contributor George Telesco for all his help in completing this first phase of our updates! Don't forget, you can check out all 18 updates over on our Visual Guides channel if you missed anything!

Visual Guide Update - Vintage Card Backs, Part 17: POTF Repacks

Posted by Chuck | February 07, 2015 at 02:52 PM EDT |

We have our biggest update yet featuring 19 of the repacked figures from all three movies showcased on their The Power of the Force card backs! A total of 22 figures were repacked on the POTF card—an exciting lineup that featured many of the most popular figures from 1978-1984 (now packaged with the Collectors Coin). Click through to see which figures made the cut (we've left three of them off of this update, but they are coming soon!). You can see the full lineup in our Vintage Visual Guide to determine which three we've saved for last (can you guess why they were left off of this update?)!

We are in the home stretch for our initial goal of archiving a sample of every figure's card front in our Vintage Archives. Today we start looking at the infamous The Power of the Force line. Fifteen new figures were offered with this wave, with plans to do many more. Sadly, our beloved Star Wars line was cut short and this would be the last we saw of new Star Wars figures on the shelves for years to come. Our first update features 13 of the 15 figures, taking a look at the 'common' figures from this wave. Click through to take a look at this beautiful set!

Visual Guide Update - Vintage Card Backs, Part 15: ROTJ Updates

Posted by Chuck | January 31, 2015 at 02:08 PM EDT |

Our final Return of the Jedi card back update showcases 7 figures that received a late facelift for their card back design. Click through to check out the all-new card back pictures updated in 1984 for these popular characters, and catch up on all our updates on our Visual Guides channel. Stay tuned for more updates next week as we've saved the best for last!

It's time to take a look at the final three waves from The Empire Strikes Back, on their updated Return of the Jedi card backs. Click through for a closer look at the last nine figures, only one of which moved on to the upcoming Power of the Force card back. For eight of these figures this was the last time they graced the shelves.

The next two waves of The Empire Strikes Back figures featured on their Return of the Jedi card backs are our next update. Only a select few of these figures made it to the next card back style (POTF), with the rest of them showing up for the very last time on a Vintage card back right here on the Return of the Jedi card back. Click through for the full look at the next 10 figures!

Our next round of card back updates feature a look at the figures from The Empire Strikes Back as they appeared on their Return of the Jedi card backs. Click through for a look at wave 1's ten figures, and stop by our Vintage Visual Guide for a complete look at our Vintage archive!

We round out the remaining Star Wars figures as they appeared on the Return of the Jedi card backs. Click through to check out the 9 remaining figures presented on Return of the Jedi card backs.

Before there were even any Return of the Jedi action figures on the shelves there were Return of the Jedi card backs on the shelves featuring figures from the first two movies. Today's card back update takes a look at the very first Star Wars figures released on Jedi card backs. And, for the first time since the line started, there are two figures that were NOT carried forward from previous lines... Click through to see which figures are missing from the original twelve, and stop by our full Vintage Visual Guide for a complete look at the Vintage collection!

Visual Guide Update - Vintage Card Backs, Part 9: ROTJ Waves 2-3

Posted by Chuck | January 23, 2015 at 10:39 AM EDT |

The next round of Return of the Jedi card back updates feature the remaining two waves of figures, totalling 14 more ROTJ figures. This includes the final two figures, which were the only two figures in the entire Vintage run not released on a U.S. offerless card back. Click through to check out the full run! Make sure to check out our ever-growing Vintage Visual Guide for our complete look at the Vintage figures!

Visual Guide Update - Vintage Card Backs, Part 8: ROTJ Wave 1

Posted by Chuck | January 22, 2015 at 10:27 AM EDT |

We have our next card back update ready, this time featuring the massive first wave from Return of the Jedi featuring 17 new figures! Click through for a look at the full line of wave 1 card backs, and check out our other recent card back updates on our Visual Guides channel. You can also visit our full Vintage Visual Guide at anytime to see our full line-up! Another big thanks to JTA contributor George Telesco for helping us in our goal to create the largest Vintage card back visual reference guide online!

Visual Guide Update - Vintage Card Backs, Part 7: ESB Waves 4-6

Posted by Chuck | December 29, 2014 at 03:30 PM EDT |

The final three waves from The Empire Strikes Back introduced some of the coolest figures from the movie, including rounding out the rest of the bounty hunters! Take a look at the last 9 figures from this series in our latest Vintage card back update! To-date we've added over 75 carded samples to our Vintage Visual Guide, and we are not even half way finished yet! You can revisit all of our updates on our Visual Guides channel, and you can visit our full Vintage Visual Guide at anytime to see our full line-up!

Visual Guide Update - Vintage Card Backs, Part 6: ESB Waves 2-3

Posted by Chuck | December 27, 2014 at 11:28 AM EDT |

Our next Vintage card back update takes a look at wave's 2 and 3 from The Empire Strikes Back, introducing one of the most popular figures from the Vintage line: Yoda. Click through for the full look at these 10 figures on their The Empire Strikes Back cards, and jump over to our Vintage Visual Guide for the rest of our Vintage collection!

Visual Guide Update - Vintage Card Backs, Part 5: ESB Wave 1

Posted by Chuck | December 25, 2014 at 12:02 PM EDT |

It's time to kick off another round of Vintage card back updates, this time focusing on The Empire Strikes Back! Let's take a look at the first wave of 10 figures released in 1980. Get the full look at our new additions after the jump, and (as always) visit our Vintage Visual Guide for a complete look at our Vintage archive! We've also updated the loose guides for all of the figures from The Empire Strikes Back!

Our latest Vintage update features 6 more instruction sheets, a catalog... and a very (in)famous insert. Click through to see what's new, and stop by our Vintage Visual Guide to check out our full inventory of Instructions, Inserts, and catalogs!

In case you haven't noticed we are hitting the updates for our Vintage Visual Guide pretty hard, and today we have another entry in our Instructions, Inserts, and Catalogs section. We have added a nice mix of Vintage catalogs and instructions from across the lines, so click through and enjoy another nostalgia fix from our latest 8 entries to our archives!

Visual Guide Update - Vintage Card Backs, Part 4: SW on ESB Cards II

Posted by Chuck | December 05, 2014 at 01:46 PM EDT |

Following our ESB update for the original 12 figures, we now have added the next 9 figures from the Star Wars line as they appear on The Empire Strikes Back card backs! Check out which ESB card backs are represented for each figure after the jump! And, don't forget to stop by our Vintage Visual Guide for our full (ever-growing) Vintage archive!


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