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Star Wars: Some Assembly Required

January 27th, 2010 · 11 Comments · Movies, Star Wars

Here’s a blast from the past. These were posted on the original version of The Undiscovered Playthings. But while rooting around the bootleg toys in my garage, I came across them and figured I give them another look. Straight from the Phillipine Islands back around 1999(?) are these Star Wars figures that require some assembly. […]

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“What a piece of junk!”

January 4th, 2010 · 12 Comments · Movies, Star Wars

All righty! Time for something Star Warzy! Take a peek at these beauties! No, I’m not talking about the figures. I’m talking about the packaging.  These bootleg toys feature some really colorful backer cards. The cards also littered with plenty of stolen pics from the movies. These cards are so busy, I’m not sure where […]

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Darth Vader and His Evil Twin

February 23rd, 2009 · 5 Comments · Movies, Star Wars

Waitaminute, both of these Darth Vaders are evil. Well, not really evil. They were kinda good too. But still, when you look at these two Mexican bootleg Darth Vader figures, you’ll think they are more comedic than evil. Behold!!! Now this is a rehashing of the figures posted on the old site HERE. But I […]

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The Faces Of Bootleg Toys

January 26th, 2009 · 10 Comments · Faces Of Bootleg Toys, Star Wars

Here is another round of The Faces Of Bootleg Toys. This time, featuring characters from the Star Wars Episode 1 series of bootleg toys. Yes folks, these are some seriously flawed faces. I wonder if somebody talented with Photoshop could fix them? Enjoy! Qui-Gon Without meaning to sound blasphemous, Qui-Gon or Jesus? I wonder what […]

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