Action Figures & Their Beers - Hit for six!

by Beedo Sookcool
on 2014-10-18, 13:13:30


We conclude our “I’ve Got Lots of Time on My Hands and Need to Accomplish Something” run of AF&TB – but I’ve got a couple of brand-spanking-new ones to follow! – with a real doozy. What we’ve got here is something that can go anywhere, tackle anything, and ...

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Gorilla Tango review: The Moons of Endor!

by Darth Danno
on 2014-10-15, 07:14:21

This past Saturday I caught Gorilla Tango's latest SW-related production: “Boobs on Endor” A Return of the Jedi Burlesque. A wise Jedi Master once said “Do or do not, there is no try”, well the cast of this show definitely tried and DID put on a spectacular show, full of ...

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Action Figures & Their Beers - Scarily good

by Beedo Sookcool
on 2014-10-14, 09:26:54


News flash! We’re taking a break from Old Reviews I Never Got Around To Finishing Until Bill Gave Me A Boot Up The Arse to bring a brand-new review written this very month! One of AF&TB’s favourites, Wychwood Brewery, has released another product into the Southwest called Scarecrow, just ...

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Custom Droids Zuckusses - FINISHED!

by Bill Cable
on 2014-10-08, 06:17:19

I'm pleased to announce that I've finished assembling my run of Droids Zuckuss figures! And in even better news - they're already essentially SOLD OUT! All in all, a stellar project!

So now the only thing I need to decide is... who's next?? Image

Busted!!! (Part II)

by Darth Danno
on 2014-10-08, 06:06:17

I finally heard back from the seller of the item I was discussing last week who said he had screwed up all sorts of these SW photos (there’s a ringing endorsement) and said someone else had written him about the same thing in regards to a Jennifer Hale autograph he had for sale. He closed the message by thanking me, and then put it all back on the actors thinking they should have said something. I think a little knowledge beforehand on the part of the person obtaining the signature(s) would go a long way to avoid mishaps like this in the future, and could also add to the autograph’s authenticity, don’t you? Nice of him to reply, but I’m still not bidding on the item, for one, it’s too expensive, the other, and most important reason is the signature and the character he’s signing a photo of don’t match! It’d be like Anthony Hopkins signing a Bears jersey, Dennis Rodman signing a photo of Lando Calrissian, Laura Vandervoort signing a…, on second thought; she can sign anything she wants, as long as I’m standing right in front of her as she does it! SIGN YOUR NAME ACROSS MY HEART! I WANT YOU TO BE MY LA… Oh, sorry, got carried away.

At long last - Fool's Gold!

by Bill Cable
on 2014-10-01, 06:05:11

After an excusable and unfortunate production delay, I've finally received my resin Zuckuss coins for my custom carded Droids Zuckuss run. And boy, are they glorious... Image

Top-notch work again by Bantha 5. All I had to do was paint the buggers. So the first order of business - prep!

There were a number of "rough edges" where the resin on the back extended beyond the edge of the coins. I filed those down. Then I mounted the coins to a block with painter's tape. Image

Next up - two thin layers of primer. Image

And finally - two layers of gold! Image

I think they turned out spectacular: Image

I'm going to let them cure for a week or so, with the intent to mount them the weekend of the 11th. I should be ready to ship them out on the 15th! The circle is almost complete!


by Darth Danno
on 2014-10-01, 05:39:01

I keep perusing eBay from time to time looking for authentic and reasonably priced SW autographs, I was checking some out this past weekend when I came upon one that caused a disturbance in the Force. Let's see if you agree with me.

I was looking up “Clone Wars signed” ...

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Action Figures & Their Beers - Think Pink

by Beedo Sookcool
on 2014-10-01, 05:36:14


Okay, so it’s another cider diversion, but it’s a pretty good cider, and can be linked with good causes, so deserves some coverage. “Rosé” means “pinked” in French, and this pink cider should match up well with the pink astromech, R2-KT. This reveiw’s been hanging around unfinished ...

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Action Figures & Their Beers - Give a hoot!

by Beedo Sookcool
on 2014-09-24, 11:55:42

TWO HOOTS - With bonus music video!

When I posted on my Facebook page that I had 13 days off in a row, Bill chimed in that I should do some more AF&TBs to kill some time. And as I had a few leftover half-finished articles in the bank, I figured ...

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Another site for SW autograph collectors!

by Bill Cable
on 2014-09-24, 07:18:02

Came across a new site (it may not actually be new, but it's new to me) that appears to be the place to be if you want to get SW autographs, and that's Echo Base Media. Current signings include “Clone Wars” faves Olivia D'Abo (Jedi Master Luminara Unduli), Dave ...

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