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by bosk70
Mon Jun 19, 2017 7:46 pm
Forum: Vintage Collecting Chat
Topic: You have to see this! 1980 report on new ESB toys!
Replies: 14
Views: 403

Re: You have to see this! 1980 report on new ESB toys!

All those crisp new boxes, found myself being mesmerised by the music, and the shelf stacking of cantina playsets :) proper vintage star wars porn :lol:
by bosk70
Thu May 18, 2017 6:57 pm
Forum: Vintage Collecting Chat
Topic: Dixie Cups- figure of the week!
Replies: 8
Views: 438

Re: Dixie Cups- figure of the week!

I luv these cups just takes me back to the style of the late 70's early 80's just need the flowery wallpaper and brown yellow and orange Tupperware :D
by bosk70
Sun May 07, 2017 9:59 pm
Forum: Vintage Collecting Chat
Topic: Kenners Unproduced Toys 1986 - Tandem X-Wing Fighter
Replies: 46
Views: 2186

Re: Kenners Unproduced Toys 1986 - Tandem X-Wing Fighter

That's really cool wonder if it could be done with the ac act anything's an improvement on the cursed nerf but would be cool to see it walking and there would even be room for the figures inside then once the roof was gone :D sorry straying in to modern now must keep it vintage :lol:
by bosk70
Sun May 07, 2017 4:29 pm
Forum: Modern Collecting
Topic: Bargain / Discount /Sale retail thread
Replies: 39
Views: 1383

Re: Bargain / Discount /Sale retail thread

Good idea with the sticky best buys thread as most on hear try to give a heads up when really good offers show up be them argos / amazon or any of the others :) gets my vote
by bosk70
Sat May 06, 2017 4:33 pm
Forum: Modern Collecting
Topic: Latest Modern Acquisitions
Replies: 1879
Views: 72858

Re: Latest Modern Acquisitions

I watched the retroblasting review Rogue One SPECIAL: Part 2/2 - of the at act and could not believe how small the inside was to barely fit and figs inside and only one place up front for one driver and the cursed nerf reloader, seems like a pointless amount of tec in it which pushes the price way a...
by bosk70
Sat May 06, 2017 4:20 pm
Forum: Vintage Collecting Chat
Topic: BBC World News interview on May the 4th
Replies: 17
Views: 612

Re: BBC World News interview on May the 4th

Good interview very brave of you to talk live and no nerves, shame he kept cutting you off but I suppose they have a set time for the piece :) kept saying to myself let the man talk :) well done still can't get my head around the value of things now a days :shock:
by bosk70
Sun Apr 30, 2017 8:27 pm
Forum: Vintage Collecting Chat
Topic: So what exactly does Star Wars mean to you?
Replies: 20
Views: 712

Re: So what exactly does Star Wars mean to you?

As below been keeping me sane since 77, SW for me is memories of fun childhood years of long summers playing sw and other toy lines with mates in the garden, swapping topps sw and the topps wanted stickers, (remember them anyone), in the play ground and street and along with BMX's / vw Beetles, diec...
by bosk70
Sat Apr 29, 2017 1:17 pm
Forum: Vintage Collecting Chat
Topic: Latest Acquisitions
Replies: 31878
Views: 881466

Re: Latest Acquisitions

Always love the look of vintage sw trading cards Seahawks, nice display, the Topps blue border ones always takes me back to swapsies at school :)
by bosk70
Thu Apr 20, 2017 2:08 pm
Forum: Modern Collecting
Topic: ARGOS ONLINE - reduced U-Wing and TIE Striker
Replies: 16
Views: 715

Re: ARGOS ONLINE - reduced U-Wing and TIE Striker

Happy with the u wing like it more than I thought I would, nice wing action, saw some tfa and r1 reduced speeder bike type's and other smaller ships for £9.99 in Smyths but didn't bite only buy the items I really like now a days, had some of the 12" figs for a fiver also Jyn and Finn but they d...
by bosk70
Tue Apr 18, 2017 5:32 pm
Forum: Modern Collecting
Topic: ARGOS ONLINE - reduced U-Wing and TIE Striker
Replies: 16
Views: 715

Re: ARGOS ONLINE - reduced U-Wing and TIE Striker

tried to limit my modern and to stay away from argo's but found myself there today and ordered the u wing at £19.99 think I need some counselling at modern star wars anonymous but just could not resist it at 20 quid, pick it up tomorrow, "still can't get used to the nerf invasion of everything ...
by bosk70
Fri Apr 14, 2017 3:31 pm
Forum: Vintage Collecting Chat
Topic: Moderator Announcement
Replies: 41
Views: 1391

Re: Moderator Announcement

Sad to hear you have lost some enthusiasm for the hobby, over the years my interest has waned on occasions but always seems to come back after a while, other hobby's / interests keep my interests up as the more hobbies you have the more chance you have of finding cool items in the wild to keep the f...
by bosk70
Thu Apr 06, 2017 5:22 pm
Forum: Vintage Collecting Chat
Topic: When was the last time (first time round1) you spotted the original toys?
Replies: 41
Views: 1320

Re: When was the last time (first time round1) you spotted the original toys?

I remember our local market shop always had two or three shipping boxes of Jedi figs open down the far end of the shop on the floor around 83-85, I remember going there about once a month to flick through them like you used to with records and occasionally finding something I wanted , But they were ...
by bosk70
Thu Mar 30, 2017 6:38 pm
Forum: Vintage Collecting Chat
Topic: Latest Acquisitions
Replies: 31878
Views: 881466

Re: Latest Acquisitions

Real nice items on here lately love the miscards and the error cards but the Bendem has it for me :D never managed to get that one years ago, still pick the odd one up now and then when I find them , don't know what it is about them I just love em :)
by bosk70
Sat Mar 25, 2017 7:17 pm
Forum: Modern Collecting
Topic: Latest Modern Acquisitions
Replies: 1879
Views: 72858

Re: Latest Modern Acquisitions

I think the sw 40th ann are good looking but at £25 a pop :shock: I think I am going to hope there are some left when Argos have a clear out reduction every now and then I just can't live with the current price :(
by bosk70
Fri Mar 24, 2017 7:35 pm
Forum: Vintage Collecting Chat
Topic: What did you make for your figures?
Replies: 8
Views: 300

Re: What did you make for your figures?

yaaa I get to post the vintage polaroid again twice in two days hoth playset made out of 80's pot noodle polystyrene trays and old tv polystyrene packing best play set ever circa 1982 happy days promise I wont post it again for at least a week :P

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