Results 1 to 6 of 6

Thread: Cardback photos

  1. #1

    Cardback photos

    Are some of the photos used for the vintage cardbacks taken from publicity shots done during filiming or from cut scenes? The photos tended to change somewhat starting with the ESB line. Especially for the bounty hunters and other secondary characters. I noticed this especially for the Bossk and Ig88 cards.

  2. #2

    Re: Cardback photos

    If you take a look at the book Star Wars: The Action Figure Archive, there are many examples of a costume reference photo side by side with the same photo on a cardback. Lots of the background aliens from Jabba's palace received this treatment for their cards; for example, Nikto, Klaatu Skiff, and Amanaman. I can't think of any figures who had their pictures taken from cut scenes, however.
    [FONT=Arial Black][COLOR=red][I]Knightfall: Star Wars Stockboy Supreme[/I][/COLOR][/FONT]
    [FONT=Comic Sans MS][COLOR=#0000ff][URL="http://www.xanga.com/red_megaranger"][/URL][/COLOR][/FONT]

  3. #3

    Re: Cardback photos

    Not trying to get too off-topic with this post, but do you think Sansweet will be making a revised edition soon at all?
    You'll be sorry, Pee-Wee Herman!

  4. #4

    Re: Cardback photos

    Quote Originally Posted by DarthQuack
    but do you think Sansweet will be making a revised edition soon at all?
    He says, "no." Because the Internet has such faster updates. But I say, "maybe a magazine" update. Hmm? Steve? Huh?
    "That's what Sheev said."

  5. #5

    Re: Cardback photos

    Yea, I mean I love this book but it was outdated before the FF waves if maybe he came out with a part two after the Episode III figures come out maybe?
    You'll be sorry, Pee-Wee Herman!

  6. #6

    Re: Cardback photos

    For a while, the Insider was continuing the book, but it stopped when it went to Lucasfilm. Maybe they'll bring it back someday.
    My Photos and Reviews: SSG Toy Guide
    My Star Wars Fan Film: The Lazy Jedi
    Follow Me: Twitter | Instagram

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Single Sign On provided by vBSSO