retro star wars
  1. Fred Hembeck (2010)

    Fred Hembeck (2010)


    tags:  Star Wars  Fred Hembeck  Comics  Marvel  Marvel Age 

  2. (Source: ratherchildish)


    tags:  Star Wars  Empire Strikes Back  Kenner  Rebel Transport  Manatees 

  3. ratherchildish:

Kenner, 1983.


    Kenner, 1983.


    tags:  Star Wars  Return of the Jedi  Biker Scout  Kenner  1983  Guns 

  4. are2:

I’m a slave for you

    tags:  Star Wars  Return of the Jedi  Behind the Scenes  Slave Leia  George Lucas 

  5. A weird Valentine to give, a weird Valentine to receive.

    A weird Valentine to give, a weird Valentine to receive.


    tags:  Star Wars  Max Rebo Band  Sy Snootles  Valentine's Day  1984 

  6. (via swnz)


    tags:  Star Wars  Topps  Trading Cards  Bubble Gum 


    tags:  Star Wars  Return of the Jedi  Luke Skywalker  Tatooine  Lightsaber 

  8. all that glitters ain’t gold

    all that glitters ain’t gold

    (Source: ratherchildish)


    tags:  Darth Vader  1983  USA 

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    tags:  Star Wars  Marvel  Comics  Wicket  Teebo  Ewoks 

  10. jeffrubinjeffrubin:

    Fun fact about Star Wars toys you probably didn’t know! The first four official figures were Luke, Leia, Chewie, and R2. Darth Vader wasn’t in the original set!

    It’s hard to find a new angle on Star Wars, but I think the documentary Plastic Galaxy might have done have it. It’s the story of the action figures which, separately from the movies, had their own impact that forever changed both toys and film. 

    How did the masterminds at Kenner do it? This week on The Jeff Rubin Jeff Rubin Show, Plastic Galaxy director Brian Stillman stops by to answer that very question. We also argue about Avatar. Listen on iTunes or

    Plastic Galaxy comes out 9/14 at

    One of my favorite podcasts just released an episode on one of my favorite subjects.  Check it out as well as the new documentary Plastic Galaxy!


    tags:  Retro Star Wars  Jeff Rubin Jeff Rubin Show  Plastic Galaxy  Kenner