This week we follow up on some of the questions we got on last week’s Q&A epsisode, and we also introduce a new segment called “spotlight conversation”. In this week’s Collector’s Corner segment we are joined by the curator of the Sithsonian, a privately held Star Wars collection and museum, and a passionate member of the collecting community, Duncan Jenkins. Duncan is a pioneer in the community, and has authored several books with Gus Lopez on several subjects like prototypes, cast & crew items, and a whole lot more. Take a listen!
This week on the Collectors Galaxy Podcast the guys get some top-secret intel on the possible plans for Hasbro’s 40th Anniversary Star Wars products. Will we get a new “first 12″ or vintage style packaging? Maybe! But nothing is concrete yet. Also on this week’s show, a wave of 3.75” is canceled, more Black Series waves are coming, and the guys really slow down on toy hunting ahead of Celebration. In the Collector’s Corner it’s “Show and Tell” day as the guys each bring some items from their collections to discuss. They also take your questions from Facebook, and give strong opinions on why the IC is 100% NO REPRO!
Star Wars Episode VIII finally has an official title! Hear what the Collectors Galaxy Crew thinks about “The Last Jedi” on this week’s show, and also their thoughts on what Hasbro might do for the 40th Anniversary of Star Wars! Will there be a new 12 Pack? Will they bring back Vintage Collection packaging? The guys are cautiously optimistic. In Toy Hunters, Mike finally has a real shot at a Rocket Firing Boba Fett, Justin buys a MISB Battle Wagon, and Trent gets his helmet from the Nissan Rogue One promotion. Also on this week’s show, joining Justin in the Collectors Corner is Jimmy Mac from Rebel Force Radio. Jimmy talks about his lifelong love of Star Wars, how his collection has grown over the years, and we get him on record about his thoughts on Rogue One, and who he believes Supreme
This week on the Collectors Galaxy the guys talk about the new AT-ST Black Series vehicle, new 3.75″ figures coming from Hasbro, Grand Admiral Thrawn variants, and the AT-ACT price drop that forced Justin to add it to his collection. Also on this week’s show: George Lucas finds a place for his museum, Lucasfilm addresses the future of Princess Leia in Star Wars, and Woody Harrelson is officially part of the Han Solo spinoff movie. In the Collector’s Corner segment, the CG crew is joined by Skye and Stephen from the Chive Cast and talking to them about focus collecting, the community aspect of Star Wars, and a whole lot more!