Curto Burns Collectors Cast

Current Show(s) Previous Shows: September 2013 August 2013 July 2013 June 2013 April 2013 Feb 2013 Jan 2013

Dec 2012 Nov 2012 Sep 2012 Aug 2012 Jul 2012 Jun 2012 May 2012

Special Edition - September 13th 2013 - Rancho Obi-Wan in Guinness World Records 2014

September 12th 2013 will be a day long remembered; Rancho Obi-Wan has been confirmed as the
Largest Collection of Star Wars Memorabilia according to Guinness World Records 2014 and features in a double-
feature spread in the 2014 Guinness World Records Book that's now available for purchase worldwide. As promised on last
month's Curto Burns Collectors Cast, we couldn't let this HUGE news slip us by and we promised you a special edition show
and that's exactly what we've got for you. We talk to President and CEO of Rancho Obi-Wan, our good friend and monthly
contributor Steve Sansweet, about this amazing news and also about a special World Record Night event that's taking
place on November 2nd at Rancho Obi-Wan to celebrate this news and how you could be part of it too!
This is a not to be missed special edition of the Curto Burns Collectors Cast, listen now you must!
Direct download link here.

It's time for August's Collectors Cast with your hosts James Burns and Dan Curto – it's a MEGA show with updates on
the Caravan of the Force, a look back at Star Wars Celebration Europe with Steve Sansweet (~18mins) along with a
teaser of something big happening very soon with
Rancho Obi-Wan. James and Dan also look back at San Diego Comic Con
and review all the latest Star Wars figures from Hasbro (~77mins) including the Mission Series 2-Packs,
Saga Legends, The Black Series 3¾" figures and the brand new 6" line too – plus there's all the latest rumors
as well! Get your Star Wars collector fix and tune in now... Direct download link here (Released Aug 22nd 2013).

It’s time for July’s edition of the Curto Burns Collectors Cast recorded a few days ago! Join Dan and James as they talk
about the
Caravan of the Force, in association with Toys 'R' Us, the exclusives available at San Diego Comic Con
and Star Wars Celebration Europe along with a quick round up of the latest news from your favorite Star Wars licensees.
They also drop in on Steve Sansweet at Rancho Obi-Wan to determine where in the Galaxy the
Rancho Obi-Wan Experience currently is and if it’s reached Germany yet as well as discussing the three exclusives currently
available for pre-order and pickup at Celebration Europe too. It’s another action-packed show not to be missed!
Direct download link here. (Released July 18th 2013)

We’re back and in the groove with our regular monthly show after what seems like ages. This HUGE show features two visits to
Rancho Obi-Wan to catch up with Steve Sansweet (at ~4mins and ~1hr 9mins), all the latest news and reveals ahead of
San Diego Comic Con from Gentle Giant, Hasbro, Sideshow, TOPPS and others along with details of what Dan and James have
been up to over the last few months. It’s a bumper show that’s not to be missed, bringing us bang-up-to-date on all the
collecting news from a galaxy, far, far way! Direct download link here.

April 1st 2013 - 2012 In Review

We’re going back... whoops, wrong franchise! Spending Christmas and New Year with his family at Rancho Obi-Wan
in Northern California, James couldn’t miss up on the opportunity to record with Steve Sansweet and bring Dan in on the action
as all three look back at Star Wars in 2012 – the events, the collectibles and their favourite items on a Curto Burns Collectors
Cast Special. Recorded on New Years Day (exactly three months ago to the day) tune in and listen as they talk about everything
from Trading Cards to LEGO - you won’t want to miss this (and see if you can spot what’s changed in the last few months)!
Direct download link here.

February 10th 2013 - US Toy Fair Special: Hasbro

It’s time for the 110th American International Toy Fair in New York but unfortunately ‘Nemo’ has stopped many people
from attending including Dan and James who are stuck in Rochester, NY and London, UK respectively. That doesn’t mean that their
coverage stops and they’re here with the first show from the 2013 US Toy Fair featuring all the reveals and news from the Hasbro
Fan Media Day event that took place at the Times Centre on 9th February 2013. What will Dan and James make of The Black Series,
the 'new' Saga Legends, 12” line and more – listen in to find out. Check out the images and follow along at Jedi News
Direct download link here.

January 30th 2013 - UK Toy Fair Special

Join Dan and James as it's time to talk Toy Fair, and first up is their annual report and round-up from the UK Toy Fair
that took place in London last week. They start the show by wishing Jason and Jimmy well as part of their new show called
RebelForce Radio
and then delve straight into analyzing and discussing all the news from the UK Toy Fair. Come and join them as they talk about
the products on show at Amerang, Bladez, Cartamundi, Character Options, Gear4Games, Hornby, Kids at Play, LEGO, Re:creation,
Revell, Star Images, Together Plus, Uncle Milton, Viewmaster, Winning Moves, Zeon and of course Hasbro. Follow along
with all the images from the galleries at Jedi News here. Direct download link here.

It's time for December's action-figure packed edition of the Curto Burns Collectors Cast featuring all the latest news from a
Galaxy Far, Far Away. We catch up with all four authors of Star Wars: The Ultimate Action Figure Collection - Steve Sansweet,
Anne Neumann, Paul Harrison and of course our very own Dan Curto. As promised last month, Kyle Newman is back to review the
last wave of The Vintage Collection, discuss the latest news from Hasbro and finally pick out the winner for our signed Ben
Quadinaros figure. Happy Holidays! Direct download link

It’s a huge show that’s been a long time in the making but some things are worth waiting for as we bring you the
latest Curto Burns Collectors Cast. This Special Edition show brings together all members of The Force United to discuss the
announcement of the acquisition of Lucasfilm by Disney and the news that we’ll finally be seeing the sequel trilogy of
Episodes 7, 8 and 9 starting in 2015. Join Dan and James as they ask their friends from
Jedi News, Jedi Temple Archives,
Mint In Box, Sandtroopers, Star Wars Action News, Yakface, YodasNews and newest member Sarlacc Pit Podcast (Galactic Binder)
what they think of the news. If that wasn’t enough we check in with the almighty Kyle Newman and since no Curto Burns
Collectors Cast would be complete without a visit to Rancho Obi-Wan, we hear from the master himself Steve Sansweet too.
Let us know your thoughts and opinions on the news on Facebook, Twitter or send us an email. Direct download link here.

Show Breakdown: -
Mark from Jedi News joins us for the first hour whilst we catch up with Marjorie and Arnie from Star Wars Action News 15mins in,
we call Kyle Newman at 31mins, Teresa from Jedi News joins us at 59mins, Chris from Sandtroopers joins us at 1hr 5mins, Mark from
YodasNews pops in at 1hr 14mins, Chris from Sarlacc Pit Podcast drops by at 1hr 24mins, Chuck and Paul from Jedi Temple Archives
join us at 1hr 33mins, Jayson from Yakface comes in at 1hr 41mins, our monthly contributor and Jedi News team Justin blows in at
1hr 56mins, Steve Sansweet joins us from Rancho Obi-Wan at 2hr 4mins and finally we head to France with Michel and Pierre from
from Mint In Box at 2hr 27mins.

At long last we bring you the Curto Burns Collectors Cast for September featuring all our coverage from Star Wars
Celebration VI, packed full with guests including (in no particular order) Athena Bateman, Paul Harrison, Frank Diorio, Chris Spice,
Mark Newbold, Matt Booker, the Hasbro Team, a 501st invasion and of course no show would be complete without Steve Sansweet too.
Listen as James Burns and Dan Curto takes you back to share their memories from the greatest convention of the year from a galaxy
far far away! Direct download link

We've kept you waiting long enough... we talk to Vice President of Global Brand Management at Hasbro, our good friend
Derryl DePriest, for almost 80 minutes about everything from Vintage through to the new Droid Factory line, Movie Heroes, The Clone Wars
and we tackle distribution too (the ‘d’ word). We have all the answers to all those burning question and so much more. This is a MUST
listen for any Hasbro collector and it’s all here for you on the Curto Burns Collectors Cast! Direct download link

It's literally only a few days to Star Wars Celebration VI and everybody is either on their way
or already enjoying the Florida sun. This month we catch up with Jason Krebsbach from to talk
about their sold out party with Star Wars Action News on Thursday night, we also check in again with
Frank Diorio about the latest updates regarding the Diorama Workshop. Justin LaSalata updates us on the latest
Celebration VI exclusives and Steve Sansweet talks about his manic Celebration VI schedule and how the packing
has progressed for the Rancho Obi-Wan Experience. If that's not enough we catch up with Hasbro's
Derryl DePriest too! Kick back and listen on your way to Florida. Direct download link here.

We couldn’t let San Diego Comic Con go by without some analysis and discussion and we’re joined by
our good friend, and co-author of Star Wars: The Ultimate Action Figure Collection, Paul Harrison from
Jedi Temple Archives. We also catch up with show regular Steve Sansweet who finally reveals the details
of what he’s going to be doing at Star Wars Celebration VI at the recently announced Rancho Obi Wan
Experience. Steve also reveals who else will be joining him at the Experience too. Justin LaSalata
updates us on the latest Celebration VI exclusives revealed since our last show. It’s another
not-to-be-missed episode of the Curto Burns Collectors Cast! Direct download link

It's a massive show this month, jam-packed with the latest news and previews as we get ready for
convention season. Get the first-hand report of the exciting Star Wars Weekends, which includes the
continuing hunt for Disney’s Build-A-Droids and the Carbon Freeze Me Chamber, Steve Sansweet gives
us the latest updates from Rancho Obi-Wan and shares his adventures in Peru for the Jedi Fest show,
and Justin LaSalata gives us his round-up report of all the exclusives announced for the summer cons.

If that's not enough, we've got several special guests this month: Mark Picirilli from Yoda's News
gives us an in-hand review on the convention-exclusive Blue Snaggletooth 12" Kenner figure from
Gentle Giant, Chris Georgoulias from The Star Wars Collectors Archive tells us all about
Celebration VI collecting track exclusive Star Tots collectibles, and Frank D'iorio from Diorama
Workshop stops by to give us the details on the "Return to Tatooine" theme of the Celebration VI
workshop and tells us how you can help be part of the action! Hear the story behind James & Dan's
recent Red 5 article in Star Wars Insider, listing our top 5 favorite Kenner Star Wars figures...
plus, find out which figures make up the rest of the top 10!

For more information on how you can help the Celebration VI Diorama Workshop take the link here.

We’ve heard you missed us, so we're back! Dan Curto and James Burns are back in the saddle again
with an all-new podcast, picking up right where we left off. Listen in to the first show at our new home,
complete with the latest news and reviews. We check in with show regular guest Steve Sansweet from
Rancho Obi-Wan to get the inside scoop on his latest action figure book, Justin LaSalata gets collectors
excited for the Celebration VI exclusive collectibles, and Fanboys director Kyle Newman stops by for his
feedback on The Vintage Collection Ben Qaudinaros action figure he made possible; plus, find out how
to get a signed figure in our first-ever contest! It's all part of the first official Curto Burns Collectors Cast!

To celebrate the 35th birthday of Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope (as well as the 29th birthday of
Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi) we thought we'd share with you an 'Early Bird' Teaser for the
Curto Burns Collectors Cast that launches next week... enjoy our teaser below...

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