• Sideshow Collectible Announces Darth Malgus Sixth Scale Figure

      Sideshow Collectibles has just announced their upcoming Darth Malgus Sixth Scale figure!


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      1. JediTricks's Avatar
        JediTricks -
        Wow, what an unusual turn of events. This figure will have to be pricy just because it's got to have several types of exotic materials used for the complicated outfit, I suspect this one will have the look that justifies its pricetag. I doubt I'll be buying him only because I don't really have enough connection to the character, it was ok to buy a $10 figure but a $150-ish figure on a character I've only seen in ads for a game, I can't afford it. It'll be cool to see in person at Comic-Con though, no question.
      1. Darth Metalmute's Avatar
        Darth Metalmute -
        Initially, he looks great. But there are so many other main movie characters sideshow could develop instead.
      1. JediTricks's Avatar
        JediTricks -
        Part of me says you're right, still no Luke X-wing, no Han Hoth, no Leia Bespin escape/Hoth, no Biker Scout, no Jango Fett or probably other prequel jerks. But without new expressions of new ideas, the line would become stagnate. I feel like if they hadn't been so focused on clones the last little bit, there wouldn't be as much cause for such backlash.
      1. Darth Metalmute's Avatar
        Darth Metalmute -
        Yes, the clone obsession along with the escalating prices have been a black eye on sideshow. My real concern is, who do you display him with? It would be nice if they did a two pack with a Sith solider or Shae Vizla, just to get the Old Republic line out there. Of course a $350 box set would scare people off...
      1. JediTricks's Avatar
        JediTricks -
        Interesting point, what do you display him with? He's from an entirely different era, I hadn't thought about that. I just thought of him as a cool thing on his own, which I would assume is the point since TOR is not really taking off the way it was expected to, but having him standing around with crazy eyes and a lightsaber isn't all he could be. I say just stick him with some clones, there's plenty to go around.
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