Bill and Chris take listener voicemails, make Haslab wishlists, preview some Avengers action figure news, and review the SH Figuarts Clone Trooper – AotC action figure from Return of the Jedi.
Chris and Bill contemplate the future of HasLab and projects that may be yet to come. Listeners call in with their own wishes for the crowdfunding venture. In the news are a bunch of Avengers: Infinity War figure announcements from SH Figuarts. The feature figure of the week is SH Figuarts Clone Trooper – AotC Phase I.
DorkLair #28: Phase I (SH Figuarts Clone Trooper – AotC)
In episode twenty-eight, Bill and Chris (DukeFett) poll the DorkLair Facebook group, putting together a wishlist of future HasLab projects. In the news, SH Figuarts recently announced their Avengers: Infinity War offerings, Mezco released Knightmare Batman. Email the show at [email protected] or call 413-337-1138 with chat topics and news you’d like the hosts to discuss. The feature figure this week is SH Figuarts Clone Trooper AotC Phase I. Hear Chris and Bill’s impressions on the latest episode of the DorkLair!
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The DorkLair is a Star Wars collecting podcast with emphasis on import and premium Star Wars action figures. Host Bill Drewnowski has been collecting and following Star Wars SH Figuarts since 2015 when the line first began. Therefore it is the primary focus of his Star Wars collection. In each episode, Bill features one figure from his hobby room, the DorkLair, for discussion, review, and recommendation. Guests include members of the Star Wars collecting community who share varying levels of interest in SH Figuarts.
Bill and guests sit down each week with figure in hand and the mission to appreciate the simple style and heroic action of the Star Wars SH Figuarts line in its entirety, one figure per episode. The DorkLair takes a look at all the hits and misses in the line, including honest criticism and which figures to skip completely. Meanwhile there is opportunity for comparison between other lines in similar scale including Hasbro’s The Black Series and Medicom’s MAFEX lines.
In addition to the feature figure, Bill and guests cover announcements, pre-orders, exclusives, new releases, collecting tips, and hunting strategies. From casual Black Series collectors looking to learn about imports for the first time, to SH Figuarts completionists seeking in-depth talk about their favorite releases, the DorkLair is a perfect place to enjoy import collecting.