Curto Burns Collectors Cast co-host Dan Curto takes a look back at the much-loved 30 (77-07) line of Hasbro figures, released in the summer of 2007, the crazy summer of Celebration Europe and Celebration IV and of course, the 30th anniversary of Star Wars itself.

When The Force Unleashed video game release was delayed in 2007, Hasbro decided to pull out a wave of 7 action figures that were based on characters that appeared in the game. This opened up the door for a new “repaint wave” to be added to the line. I was invited to participate in a weekend brainstorming session held over Easter weekend, and I worked directly with Hasbro to select the 7 replacement figures…

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Mark Newbold
Former Daily Content Manager and Program Director for Jedi News and the podcast network. Co-host RADIO 1138 and Take Cover on the Jedi News Network.

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