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Smuggler’s Galaxy is a podcast dedicated to shipping you the latest news in Star Wars Universe. Join the conversation as hosts Glen Williams and co-host Jason Wasulko explore topics from vintage to modern collecting, TV shows, movies, and all points between. Smugglersgalaxy@gmail.com Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/smugglersgalaxy/support

Smuggler’s Galaxy is a podcast dedicated to shipping you the latest news in Star Wars Universe. Join the conversation as hosts Glen Williams and co-host Jason Wasulko explore topics from vintage to modern collecting, TV shows, movies, and all points between. Smugglersgalaxy@gmail.com Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/smugglersgalaxy/support

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Smuggler’s Galaxy is a podcast dedicated to shipping you the latest news in Star Wars Universe. Join the conversation as hosts Glen Williams and co-host Jason Wasulko explore topics from vintage to modern collecting, TV shows, movies, and all points between. Smugglersgalaxy@gmail.com Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/smugglersgalaxy/support

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English


Episodes

Jump Around!

8/3/2021
It’s a loose episode this week! Glen and Jason talk about the small bits of news and their epic pickups. Then they discuss how to give a tour of a collection to people with no knowledge of Star Wars without boring them! Join them on another Smuggler’s Galaxy Podcast! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/smugglersgalaxy/support

Duration:00:58:07

Back from the GASWC Summer Social

7/27/2021
Glen and Jason are back to their old routine this week and catch up after a few weeks of being away. Glen gives his perspective of the GASWC Summer Social and all the fun he had over the weekend. They also cover a few weeks of news and all the new reveals by Hasbro! Join us on Smuggler’s Galaxy for all things Star Wars! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/smugglersgalaxy/support

Duration:01:39:56

Solo: A Solitary Episode

7/20/2021
This week on the Smuggler's Galaxy Podcast, Jason is solo. As such, he's exploring the making of that movie, Solo a Star Wars Story, and discusses all the behind the scene drama that stopped the film in its tracks. Then he moves on to cover the most important aspect of Star Wars - the action figures Hasbro made to coincide with that film. Join him as he takes a spin in the fastest hunk of junk in the galaxy. Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/smugglersgalaxy) --- This episode...

Duration:00:39:50

Too old for that.

7/13/2021
It’s the hang out episode! Glen and Jason get together (in person) to talk about the latest news and hang out for a bit. The conversation naturally flowed to theme parks in general, before focusing in on their favorite places at Galaxy’s Edge. Then the duo make a startling realization about the land dreamt up by the imagineers - but you’ll have to listen to discover what! Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/smugglersgalaxy) --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest...

Duration:01:44:14

Let go of my Legos

7/6/2021
This week on the Smuggler’s Galaxy podcast, Glen and Jason welcome Matthew Gunning, an avid Star Wars Lego collector and enthusiast. We discussed the history of Lego and how Star Wars helped revitalize the company, what makes a great set, favorite sets, and so much more. Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/smugglersgalaxy) --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast:...

Duration:01:16:01

JoeFest 21

6/27/2021
Join Glen and Jason from the road as they make their way to JoeFest 2021. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_donations&business=FGHW6CWKNPMZ8&currency_code=USD) --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/smugglersgalaxy/support

Duration:01:03:44

Back in the Saddle

6/19/2021
This week on the Smuggler’s Galaxy podcast, we have a tough conversation. Recently in the Star Wars community, there has been discussion of elitist collectors, which has caused more riff in our beloved community. Glen and Jason take an honest look at our hobby, try to figure out why people feel this way, and propose ways to be more inclusive and open to other perspectives. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_donations&business=FGHW6CWKNPMZ8&currency_code=USD) ---...

Duration:01:36:34

Live from the Toy swap

6/12/2021
While Jason is away Glen will play. Glen goes live from the local toy swap this week. And interviews show attendees about their finds and how they are liking the show. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_donations&business=FGHW6CWKNPMZ8&currency_code=USD) --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/smugglersgalaxy/support

Duration:00:32:48

Hobby Talk with Atlanta Vintage Toys

6/5/2021
ustin Haynie and Jason “TK-Sparrow” Cain join us this week to talk selling toys. As owners of Atlanta Vintage Toys, they share insight on buying, selling and trading without a conventional store front. They also tell tales of the collections that got away! Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_donations&business=FGHW6CWKNPMZ8&currency_code=USD) --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast:...

Duration:01:03:47

Top Five Star Wars Action Figures of All Time

5/29/2021
This week on the Smuggler’s Galaxy Podcast, it’s time to rank our favorite modern and vintage Star Wars action figures. Comment on your top five favorite action figures in the comments of our Facebook page! We will revisit this on an upcoming show. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_donations&business=FGHW6CWKNPMZ8&currency_code=USD) --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast:...

Duration:00:58:23

News around the Galaxy

5/22/2021
This week on the smugglers galaxy podcast, Glen and Jason discuss the latest news swirling around the Star Wars galaxy before dive into naming the eras of Star Wars action figure collecting. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_donations&business=FGHW6CWKNPMZ8&currency_code=USD) --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/smugglersgalaxy/support

Duration:00:50:52

Hobby Talk with 2nd Chance Toys

5/16/2021
The collecting scene has exploded and expanded during quarantine. Many of us have sold pieces of our collection because it seems to be the right time to do so. Now, imagine starting the process of opening a second hand toy store during that time! This week on the Smuggler’s Galaxy, we talk to Chance from 2nd Chance Toys and Collectibles. Chance shares his touching story on opening the toy store with his father, David. He also tells us what trends he’s seeing in his store and how vintage Star...

Duration:01:23:49

Hasbro loves a good repack.

5/9/2021
A new batch of shows have hit Disney+ (see what we did there?)! This week on the Smuggler’s Galaxy podcast, Glen and Jason give their first impressions of the newest Star Wars animated show, The Bad Batch, in addition to Biomes. They review the latest action figure news, Jason rants about Hasbro’s love for repacks, and they discuss their May 4th pickups! Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_donations&business=FGHW6CWKNPMZ8&currency_code=USD) --- This episode is...

Duration:01:17:17

The Prices Strike Back!

5/1/2021
How much would it cost today to enter the vintage loose Star Wars market? This week on the Smuggler’s Galaxy podcast, Glen and Jason take an in-depth look at those prices today. From Amanaman to Zuckuss, They have the eBay prices you’re looking for. Also, they catch up on each other’s week and discuss their May the fourth plans. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_donations&business=FGHW6CWKNPMZ8&currency_code=USD) --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The...

Duration:01:16:29

Toy hunting in Cincinnati and ICCC

4/25/2021
This week on the Smuggler’s Galaxy podcast, Glen tells of his travel to the brightest center of the Star Wars collecting universe, Cincinnati! This town was the home to Kenner, manufacturer of the original line of Star Wars toys. He talks about all the shops he visited and the thing she saw along his journey. Then Glen and Jason jump into an ICCC discussion where they wrap up their experiences, talk about the exciting night at room sales, and their pickups at the convention! Support the...

Duration:01:55:12

ICCC LIVE Room sales

4/19/2021
Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_donations&business=FGHW6CWKNPMZ8&currency_code=USD) --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/smugglersgalaxy/support

Duration:00:34:58

#32 I'm not sure if that was the Ghost, BUT it was the Ghost!

4/9/2021
It’s the second part of the Star Wars Rebels extravaganza! On this episode of the Smuggler’s Galaxy podcast, Glen and Jason discuss the best part of Star Wars Rebels - the collecting! They review current values of 3.75 action figures, Black Series, Funko pops and Lego sets related to Star Wars Rebels. Spoiler alert - Ahsoka items are not the most valuable when it comes to Star Wars Rebels! Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/smugglersgalaxy) --- This episode is sponsored by ·...

Duration:01:16:11

#31 Rebels!

4/4/2021
It’s the Star Wars Rebels extravaganza! On this first part of a two part episode, Glen and Jason talk news and pick ups before diving into a Star Wars Rebels retrospective. This 2014-2018 show introduced us to a rag-tag family of Rebels desperately trying to free themselves from the oppression of the empire on the planet of Lothal. They talk about what resonated and what didn’t, their favorite characters, moments, and so much more! Support the show...

Duration:01:12:15

#30 Toylanta time!

3/26/2021
The Toy Show Strikes Back! This week on the Smuggler’s Galaxy Podcast, Glen and Jason talk about their experience at the first post-COVID toy show, Toylanta. They talk about their experience shopping for toys, representing the GASWC, experiences on the panel, and the toy swap. As an added bonus, we’ve included the interview conducted by Jerry Hancock with Derryl DePriest and Rich Alot, co-authors of the upcoming Star Wars The Vintage Collection Archive Edition book. This stellar interview...

Duration:01:48:46

Episode #29 How do you say Detolf?

3/22/2021
There is one area of Star Wars collecting that doesn’t get discussed enough – displaying our collection. We take years to buy and curate our collections, find one of a kind pieces, but some of us never never know how to present them in our own homes for fellow collectors and guests. This week on the Smuggler’s Galaxy podcast, Glen and Jason talk about the many different IKEA display cases that hold the contents of their collection. Additionally, they go through a recent article that ranks...

Duration:01:07:20