Posted by D_Martin on March 16, 2012 at 09:21 PM CST
The months leading up to May 21st, 1980 were the most incredibly nerve-racking months of many of our young lives. For the first time ever, The Star Wars Generation waited (im)patiently for a new Star Wars movie. Back in those days, movie trailers didn't really make films look good (but we didn't care), but the newsstand was littered with positive notes telling us how much our minds would be blown with the release of The Empire Strikes Back. They were, of course, telling the truth. All the journalists' words came true. Our minds were indeed blown.
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Next September marks the twentieth anniversary of Hasbro's Kenner The Power Of The Force action figure collection. The line introduced a new generation of children to the wonderful world of Star Wars toys and ushered in the modern collectibles we all enjoy today. Our ever-inquisitive Probe Droid is actively searching all corners of the galaxy to find out if there is interest in products that commemorate this very significant 1995 release.
I'd be into a Hasbro The Lost Line style assortment
I'd love to see Gentle Giant make a Jumbo Kenner 1995 Luke Skywalker
I'm behind both of these ideas!
I got started in 1995, but I have no interest in such a concept.
It isn't for me.
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