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Vintage Vault: Watching The Star Wars Saga through a Dixie cup

Part three of a four part series on the ever popular Dixie Cups.

Vintage Vault: Watching The Empire Strikes Back through a Dixie cup

Part two of a four part series on the ever popular Dixie Cups.

Vintage surprise in Netflix movie Christmas Chronicles

Vintage Star Wars figure appears in new Netflix movie

Vintage Vault: Watching Star Wars A New Hope through a Dixie cup

Part one of a four part series on the ever popular Dixie Cups.

Vintage Vault: The Palitoy and Star Wars story

The Palitoy and Star Wars story: An audience with former employees from the Palitoy Toy Factory.
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In a Landfill Far, Far Away (TRAILER#1 – 2018)

Are there vintage Palitoy figures buried in Coalville? In A Landfill Far, Far Away looks into the legend.

Palitoy / Kenner Prototypes go on show

Amazing discovery of pre-production hardcopies used by Palitoy

Vintage Collectors, we found them! Echo Base Live October 20th 2018

Fantha Trackers hit Redditch on October 20th for the latest Echo Base Live.

Kenner – Palitoy Land of the Jawas Playset

Examining the differences between the Kenner and Palitoy Land of the Jawas Playsets.

Vintage Vault: Star Wars Mini-Rigs are grand

Celebrating his 1000th post, Rich delves into all things Kenner mini-rigs.

Vintage Vault: What do good manners get you in vintage Star Wars collecting?

An unexpected vintage Star Wars find of 103 carded figures

Vintage Vault: Action Figure variations that never were

Which vintage action figures released by Kenner deserved an update or new release?

Big crowds turn out for the ‘May the toys be with you’ exhibition in Leicester

May The Toys Be With You has brought 30,000 visitors to Leicester, the home of Palitoy.

SWCA: Did Kenner’s 1990s Star Wars Renaissance Begin with the Destruction of Vintage Collectibles?

Vintage Star Wars playsets and vehicles were opened in the 90's for a new audience. The SWCA looks at this piece of history.

Vintage Vault: When Quality Control go on their coffee break

Some of the errors found on vintage Star Wars collectables.

Vintage Vault: Nearly two decades on, Bill Cable and the vintage Star Wars collecting hunt

A look at a new discovery in the vintage Star Wars community for Bill Cable.

Beware Alleged Fake and Misleading Auction on eBay

Warnings about alleged false claims on eBay of preproduction Star Wars items

Hakes Star Wars Auction Mania

A brief analysis into the prices realised at the latest Hakes Star Wars Auction

Interview: Mark Telfer Interviews vintage action figure collector and author Javier Ruilopez

Fantha Tracker Mark Telfer catches up with Spanish vintage action figure collector Javier Ruilopez.

Vintage Vault: Pop Goes Palitoy

Richard Hutchinson takes a close look at the Star Wars Palitoy mailaway promotions.

May the Toys Be With You exhibition announced for Leicester New Walk Museum in July 2018

May The Toys Be With You as vintage toys come home to Leicester.

A New Proof almost sold out!

A New Proof - a book on Kenner Artwork is nearly sold out.

Vintage Vault: Collect all 92! 93! 96! Erm? How many Star Wars action figures are there?

Have you ever wondered how many vintage Star Wars Action Figures there are? Even with cardbacks, commercials and store displays screaming at us to collect them all, the answer may surprise you.

A galaxy of toys and collectables

The toys of the Star Wars saga are much-loved, a tactile connection to the GFFA. Fantha Trackers look at their first encounters with the galaxy of toys.

Vintage Vault: Shipping Vintage Star Wars MOCs

Packing vintage Star Wars carded figures correctly is important. Here's one of the methods currently used to help protect against damage.

Vintage Vault: Collecting diecast ships on a budget and with limited room

We welcome to Fantha Tracks Richard Hutchinson who looks at collecting diecast ships - what could be more Star Wars than that?

Dave Tree looks back on advertising ‘The Empire Strikes Back’ toy line in UK comic books

Dave Tree continues his journey back to the early 1980's as he delves into Palitoy's comic book promotions for The Empire Strikes Back.

Dave Tree takes a look at advertising ‘Star Wars’ Toys in the UK through comic books

In the first in a series looking at Star Wars advertising, we look at how Star Wars was first advertised in comic books.

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