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Episode 45: But It’s A Whole ‘Nother Year

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As we close out 2014, Flyguy and I discuss the latest collecting bits with news from Hasbro, Hot Toys, LEGO, Gentle Giant and more. Customizing and artwork gets another big focus this week as we feature some great builds and illustrations that again must be seen be believed. Finally, we run down the latest news regarding The Force Awakens, more Marvel cover variants and our latest toy acquisitions. All this and much more on Episode 45 of The Realm Recap.

We would like to thank everyone that has listened, watched, commented and shared our shows over the past year. You are all the reason why we keep doing it and we hope to continue into 2015 and beyond. MTFBWY.

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Episode 38: Rebels Rebels, Distribution’s A Mess

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Our show returns this week as Flyguy and I discuss the latest in Star Wars collecting and just in time. It appears that the drought is lifting as new product is shipping to and being received by collectors. New Black Series, Star Wars Rebels, and Saga Legends/Mission Series are all starting to show up online and in stores. Sideshow comes through huge this past week with a few preorders that are sure to put a dent in the wallet and Bandai again tempts collectors with their expanding line of samurai-themed figures. Episode VII and Star Wars Rebels gets a few hits this week as principal filming has wrapped on the sequel and we now get a clearer understanding of the Inquisitor’s task by way of new Vader footage on a special telecast of Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion. This and much more on Episode 38 of The Realm Recap!

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Episode 36: Aisles of Dust and Shadow

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This week on The Realm Recap, Stephen (from Flyguy.net) and I look back on the week’s news covering new (and old) Black Series products hitting shelves, the continued lack of Star Wars Rebels products plus an amazing Vintage mother load that went up for auction recently. Gentle Giant sets a Vintage trap of their own with the Jumbo Kenner Admiral Ackbar, and we touch on the huge Episode VII spoiler image dump.

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Episode 31: Feels Like 40

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This week picks up where we left off last show with more news regarding the Walgreens Prototype Boba Fett and its future distribution,  plus we touch on our latest toyguide additions and reviews. Also, we discuss the new preorders from Gentle Giant and Sideshow and a surprise exclusive heading to Barnes & Noble from Kotobukiya. We close things out with our thoughts on new spy photos from the Episode VII set as well as rumors of The Clone Wars getting new life soon. All of this and more on this birthday hangover edition of The Realm Recap! Click on through to check out the latest episode and feel free to subscribe to our channel and leave suggestions on what you’d like to see covered on the show.

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Bandai Samurai Vader Movie Realization Details

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The Realm Recap co-host Flyguy tipped us off to news (via ToyArk) that Bandai has released new images and details regarding their upcoming Movie Realization Samurai Darth Vader figure. The figure itself features interchangeable hands and katana-inspired lightsaber. It stands just over 7″ (180mm) and will retail for approx. $84 US. Click on over to check out the full image gallery.

DorksideToys Reveals New Black Series Figures

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Our sponsors over at DorksideToys have listed several new Black Series 3-3/4″ figures as well as some repacked figures from the Vintage Collection.

The new figures are:

  • Luke Skywalker Wampa Attack
  • Clone Captain Rex
  • Darth Vader Yoda’s Test
  • Darth Malgus
  • Starkiller
  • Imperial Navy Commander
  • Princess Leia Boushh
  • R5-G19

Thanks to Flyguy for the heads-up.

Episode 22: At the Corner of Happy and Healthy (and HTF?)

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On this special pre-Independence Day weekend episode of The Realm Recap, Flyguy and I gather to discuss a bit of the breaking news that has happened since the weekend. We get confirmation of the Walgreens Exclusive Prototype Fett, clarification on the Cantina Showdown set, plus we chat about the new official Star Wars.com website and more! Click on through to check out the latest episode and feel free to subscribe to our channel and leave suggestions on what you’d like to see covered on the show.

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Episode 5: Bricks ‘N ‘Flix

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Not much in the way of Hasbro news this week but Flyguy and I hash out the bevy of LEGO news that has been assembled, chat a bit about the Clone Wars on Netflix (no spoilers) and discuss our recent acquisitions. Click on over to YouTube to check out the latest show. Feel free to subscribe to our channel and leave suggests on what you’d like to see covered (more or less) on the show.

The WolfPack Podcast #48: Toy Fair 2014

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In this episode, join hosts Corey, Curto, Chris, and Logan for another episode! We are also joined with special guests, Jayson from Yakface, Paul Harrison from Jedi Temple Archives, James Burns from JediNews and StarWars.com, and Steve from Flyguy.net! We talk about all the New York Toy Fair 2014 News! We got a lot to go over in this episode, such as Star Wars Rebels, Star Wars The Black Series, and Star Wars Command Line! So strap in, drink your blue milk, and get ready for the jump to hyperspace in this brand new special episode!

Episode 1: Return of the Realm

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Way back in the early days of Yakface.com, now “seasoned” collectors will recall that we were known then as Yakface’s Realm. Today’s we excitedly announce the reemergence of that namesake via our new The Realm Recap Video Podcast. Hosted by myself and Stephen from Flyguy.net, we take an informal and quick (under 40min) look into the highlights of the past week’s toy, TV and movie news. We have just posted our inaugural episode on YouTube so be sure to subscribe to our channel and stay tuned for our next episode which will surely be filled with the latest info coming out of Toy Fair next week.