Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 33, 2019, Part 1/2

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Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 33, 2019, Part 1/2

Post by Pomse2001 » Sat Aug 17, 2019 8:46 am

IG-88 (Bounty Hunter):
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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 33, 2019, Part 1/2

Post by StarWarsFan » Sat Aug 17, 2019 9:14 am

My large size one
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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 33, 2019, Part 1/2

Post by Snaketibe » Sat Aug 17, 2019 1:30 pm

StarWarsFan wrote:My large size one
Very nice! Thanks for sharing :-)

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 33, 2019, Part 1/2

Post by StarWarsFan » Sat Aug 17, 2019 3:52 pm

Snaketibe wrote:
StarWarsFan wrote:My large size one
Very nice! Thanks for sharing :-)
Cheers pal
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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 33, 2019, Part 1/2

Post by Snaketibe » Sat Aug 17, 2019 4:54 pm

I love IG-88! I can still clearly remember excitedly tearing open my first one back in 1980 in the backseat of my mum's car on the way back from the shops :-D. The character was mysterious and only briefly glimpsed in The Empire Strikes Back, but along with his fellow bounty hunters, he certainly made an impression! What a curious, alien, but brilliant design he had! A killer space robot, and what young boy wouldn't find that cool?! And the figure was just as great too, and it came with TWO weapons!.... Good times :-D

Years pass and I now have more than just the one, but the figure still appeals to me and still retains the cool factor from my childhood. Here's a mix of goldish, grey and silver, dull and shiny finishes, with various shades of orange or red eye paint, with different sculpts featuring wire or missing wire on the right leg, and smooth, pin-prick or hollow eyes, and short or long side antennae :-)
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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 33, 2019, Part 1/2

Post by Mini99 » Sat Aug 17, 2019 6:36 pm

I only have one of these, a rare for me, Jedi MOC.
Love the 12” figure and again another army from Snaketibe. :wink:
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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 33, 2019, Part 1/2

Post by Snaketibe » Sat Aug 17, 2019 7:35 pm

Mini99 wrote:I only have one of these, a rare for me, Jedi MOC.
Love the 12” figure and again another army from Snaketibe. :wink:
But a lovely looking card though! Thanks for sharing :-)

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 33, 2019, Part 1/2

Post by TheJabbaWookie » Sat Aug 17, 2019 8:57 pm

Can’t wait to see him in The Mandalorian. Footage from the Celebration trailer looked awesome

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 33, 2019, Part 1/2

Post by StarWarsFan » Sat Aug 17, 2019 9:03 pm

Snaketibe wrote:I love IG-88! I can still clearly remember excitedly tearing open my first one back in 1980 in the backseat of my mum's car on the way back from the shops :-D. The character was mysterious and only briefly glimpsed in The Empire Strikes Back, but along with his fellow bounty hunters, he certainly made an impression! What a curious, alien, but brilliant design he had! A killer space robot, and what young boy wouldn't find that cool?! And the figure was just as great too, and it came with TWO weapons!.... Good times :-D

Years pass and I now have more than just the one, but the figure still appeals to me and still retains the cool factor from my childhood. Here's a mix of goldish, grey and silver, dull and shiny finishes, with various shades of orange or red eye paint, with different sculpts featuring wire or missing wire on the right leg, and smooth, pin-prick or hollow eyes, and short or long side antennae :-)

Chalmun's Drinks Dispenser 01.jpg

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Chalmun's Drinks Dispenser 05.jpg

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Wow nice, thanks for sharing.
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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 33, 2019, Part 1/2

Post by Snaketibe » Sat Aug 17, 2019 9:07 pm

StarWarsFan wrote:Wow nice, thanks for sharing.
You're welcome :-)

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 33, 2019, Part 1/2

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 33, 2019, Part 1/2

Post by Snaketibe » Sun Aug 18, 2019 1:16 pm

Dr_Ball_MD wrote:image
Nice figures. Thanks for sharing :-)

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 33, 2019, Part 1/2

Post by Pomse2001 » Thu Nov 14, 2019 11:10 am

StarWarsFan wrote:
Sat Aug 17, 2019 9:14 am
My large size one
nice figure thanks mate for sharing it, sorry that I first found time to write back today :oops:

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 33, 2019, Part 1/2

Post by Pomse2001 » Thu Nov 14, 2019 12:39 pm

Snaketibe wrote:
Sat Aug 17, 2019 4:54 pm
I love IG-88! I can still clearly remember excitedly tearing open my first one back in 1980 in the backseat of my mum's car on the way back from the shops :-D. The character was mysterious and only briefly glimpsed in The Empire Strikes Back, but along with his fellow bounty hunters, he certainly made an impression! What a curious, alien, but brilliant design he had! A killer space robot, and what young boy wouldn't find that cool?! And the figure was just as great too, and it came with TWO weapons!.... Good times :-D

Years pass and I now have more than just the one, but the figure still appeals to me and still retains the cool factor from my childhood. Here's a mix of goldish, grey and silver, dull and shiny finishes, with various shades of orange or red eye paint, with different sculpts featuring wire or missing wire on the right leg, and smooth, pin-prick or hollow eyes, and short or long side antennae :-)

Chalmun's Drinks Dispenser 01.jpg

Chalmun's Drinks Dispenser 02.jpg

Chalmun's Drinks Dispenser 03.jpg

Chalmun's Drinks Dispenser 04.jpg

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Thanks mate for your fantastic childhood story from the backseat of the car :D also thank you for sharing your fantastic collection and all the great info about the variants :D Sorry that I first write back now :oops:

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 33, 2019, Part 1/2

Post by Pomse2001 » Thu Nov 14, 2019 12:42 pm

Mini99 wrote:
Sat Aug 17, 2019 6:36 pm
I only have one of these, a rare for me, Jedi MOC.
Love the 12” figure and again another army from Snaketibe. :wink:
Wow that moc is a beauty, thanks for sharing it, I love it 8) and sorry that I first found time now to see it :oops:

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