Tuesday, July 28, 2020

'Chive Cast 108 - Leia’s Combat Cape and Hat




Skye and Steve talk about the great Rebel Commando leader and Ewok Queen, Leia Poncho! Unloved storybooks, ugly posters, international variations! Jesus Chris Georgoulias joins to talk about the fabled pink poncho and Holy Spirit Ron Salvatore piles on to discuss vintage sculpts and their reusage. Plus, a "Deal or No Deal" debate and an actually entertaining MarketWatch game.





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TABLE OF CONTENTS:
03:57 – General Leia Poncho movie and figure thoughts
13:02 – Behind the Steve: Leia’s relationship to Gender
18:01 – Skye-Ku
20:07 – Unloved (?!?) Ewok Storybook
24:36 – Unlovable Terrible ROTJ 1985 Re-release poster
30:54 – Around the World with Vintage Leia Poncho
34:42 – Trilogo Endor Chase Box Set
38:51 – Chris Georgoulias joins the show
40:47 – Ron Salvatore Talks about the Re-sculpt BOMBSHELL!!!
53:41 – "Deal or No Deal" Debate with Ron and Chris
1:08:21 – The Pink Poncho (Nugget from the Archive)
1:19:00 – Steve Hoffman and Toy Shop stories
1:27:08 – MarketWatch Leia Poncho
1:35:32 – Outro



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Monday, June 29, 2020

'Chive Cast 107 - 8D8: The Tortured Torture Droid





How’s Business? Programmed to be pain! 

Skye and Steve talk torture with this episode about 8D8 and his role in Jabba’s Dungeon. We get into the original designs, proof cards, Cromalins, prototypes and playsets. Then, completist extraordinaire Duncan Jenkins joins to talk about some unloved international cards and has his first installment of “How Duncan can you get?” Plus, a MarketWatch game with branding stakes.



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TABLE OF CONTENTS:
06:48 – 8D8 Character Talk
16:55 – Original Design (Behind the Steve)
21:31 – Skye-Ku
23:36 – 8D8Cardback Art
27:32 – Trilogo and POTF 8D8
30:05 – Nugget: Jabba’s Dungeon Conceptual Mock-Up
34:09 – Nugget 2: Jabba’s Dungeon Cromalin
38:37 – Vintage Vocab 2-Up
41:13 – Deb-8D8: Deal or No Deal
45:14 – Unloved Items (featuring Duncan) Myojo Noodle Cards
52:46 – Peruvian Pepsi Cards
55:45 – How Duncan Can You Get!?! Fancy British Stationary by HC Ford
1:01:23 – Bradley Radio Headphone Watch
1:05:17 – Japanese Jedi Press Kit
1:09:58 – Kidnap Headboard
1:14:11 – Dairy Time Yogurt Display
1:21:58 – 8D8 MarketWatch Game
1:32:11 – Pointless Outro



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