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LEGO Star Wars Review: Mandalorian Battle Pack #7914

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Last year, LEGO got in a bit of trouble with Hasbro when they found out that LEGO was selling minifigures as magnets. It turns out that LEGO didn’t actually have the license to sell just the minifigures, as those fell under the action figure license that Hasbro had, so LEGO had to make some changes. While the specifics were never released, now when LEGO wants to release a handful of figures, they’ve got to make sure a construction set is the “focus.” And they’ve also ruined the LEGO magnet sets by gluing them together. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 3rd, 2012 at 12:00 am

Star Wars Galactic Heroes Review: R3-S6 "Goldie" & Ahsoka Tano

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I’ve always talked about how much I love an evil mirror version of heroes but this pack may be the first time I’ve been left scratching my head. After all, of all the characters in the Star Wars universe that would benefit from having two of (like Boba and his dad Jango), R2-D2 was never high on my list of “I need an evil astromech droid!” But the evil Artoo isn’t why I grabbed this set – I just happen to have a weakness for chicks with light sabers.

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May 8th, 2010 at 12:00 am