Posted by D. Martin on October 7, 2013 at 02:08 AM CST
As an important point of reference let's look at the winning bid price for the Kenner Employee Retirement Ring auction. This piece, which may not have seemed too important to many collectors, just sold for $1,500 in an open bid auction. Despite my efforts I was outbid, but it is equally interesting and reassuring to see the value some collectors place on Kenner's vision of Star Wars and maybe it is time for the community to demand current licensees to fully appreciate, respect and emulate the Kenner era and how it has served as the bedrock upon which all we have now was built.
Related Articles
October 28, 2013  eBay Today 1379: Cool Cards For A Good Cause
October 18, 2013  eBay Today 1378: The Power Of Presentation
October 8, 2013  eBay Today 1376: Totally Ridiculous Or Drool Worthy?
October 6, 2013  eBay Today 1375: Authentic Screen-Used Krayt Dragon Bone Set Decoration
October 3, 2013  eBay Today 1374: Kenner Employee Retirement Ring
September 30, 2013  eBay Today 1373: Custom Guitar For A Good Cause
September 27, 2013  eBay Today 1372: Classic Kenner Secret Action Figure
September 25, 2013  eBay Today 1371: Kenner Canada GDE Darth Vader

NEW IN THE PHOTO ARCHIVE:
Probe
Droid
Poll
Our reprogrammed Imperial Probe Droid has be tasked to find out what you want to add to your collection. At this moment it wants to know if you would like to see The Black Series offer a selection of realistic 6-inch figures based on The Clone Wars.
I would buy them all!
I'd get the key characters.
I'd get all the figures I think look cool.
Maybe a few, spread out over a few years.
I dunno...
Nope. I don't want them!
San Dimas high school football rules!!!!!
Current Results