Sunday, January 16, 2022

'Chive Cast 120 - Keep a Rancor Keeper Episode Free*



Join Skye and Steve as they discuss the only toy based entirely on the emotion of grief: The Rancor Keeper. Ron Salvatore joins to teach about rough clay sculpts, Palitoy ads, Dixie Cups and Yupis. Plus, quite a bit of "bear" discussion on this month's 'Chive Cast...




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TABLE OF CONTENTS:
03:58 – The value of the Worst Figure ever?  Trump Stance? Bored?
10:04 – The Kenner and Palitoy Commercial Difference
17:53 – Behind the Steve: Everybody is loved & Hardware Wars? 
25:54 – Skye-Ku 
27:01 – Ron joins the show
44:16 – What is a “Clay Rough” sculpt?
53:41 – Unused Clay Micro Soldier, or, How the Rancor Keeper Sculptor got his job at Kenner
59:04 – Nugget From the Archive: Palitoy Adverts
1:04:41 – Unloved Item: Yupi 
1:11:22 – Dixie Cups
1:13:02 – Kink? Rancor Keeper is a Bear
1:15:42 – MarketWatch Game
1:19:46 – Bear Focus Collector?





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Tuesday, November 30, 2021

'Chive Cast 119 - The TRUTH About the AT-ST Driver



Skye and Steve chuck the AT-ST Driver out of the cockpit in this episode which reveals a shocking conspiracy about the character. Hardcopies, sculpts, alternate photoart, lots of beautiful modern and some Australian cereal madness. Plus, what the hell is a Mirr-A-Kit?





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TABLE OF CONTENTS:
02:15 – The AT-ST talk begins/Conspiracy
20:06 – Skye-Ku & Skye’s Ninja Story
24:50 – Broc’s Run Explained: Sculpt, Mold, Hardcopy, Protomold, First Shot
37:15 – The original photoart of the AT-ST Driver 
40:42 – International AT-ST Carded Figures: Trilogo, Lili Ledy
42:32 – Polish AT-ST Figures
49:16 – Nuggets From the Archive: PowerSparks!
59:30 – An Interruption! Australian Decoder Discs? 
1:03:45 – UNOLVED: ROTJ Pajamas?
1:05:54 – UNLOVED: Mirr-A-Kit
1:12:25 – Carded Micro Machine
1:18:50 – MarketWatch “Game”



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