A boy and his Droid! Jay 1978

There’s nothing better than getting a Star Wars figure! In 1978, that feeling was 200 times more exciting than anything a little kid could imagine. I mean, look at that grin? Proof positive! …

Phil and friends are locked and loaded, Star Wars style! 1978

Phil tells us, “I definitely grew up Star Wars, having been 7 when it came out. I lost all my Star Wars toys in 1979, and sadly there’s only one photo of me with any Star Wars toys. It’s this …

Trooper Denny reporting for Halloween! 1978

Prepared and ready for Halloween treats! Who cares that you can’t see, there are tons of candy out there that needs gettin’!…

Matt and his birthday X-Wing! 1978

Matt seems to be rather pleased with his birthday present, but why not? This is Matt’s 10th birthday, in 1978. There is no better gift than the gift of Star Wars stuff.

First things first though Matt. I’d get started …

Droid Master Adrian! 1978

The very distinguished lad Adrian tells us, I have been a Star Wars Fan and Collector since the beginning. I was six years old when I saw Star Wars for the first time at the ODEON Cinema in Doncaster , …

Ben Vader is ready for Halloween fun! 1978

Another happy Ben Cooper Vader! Ben tells us, happy memories of Ben Cooper masks and vinyl! Oh…and shag carpet. Seventies goodness, indeed! …

Chewbacca and the Thing prepare for some tricks and treats! Halloween 1978

A night of spooks and scares are not far away! Chewie and the Thing are more than ready! This duo is about to make a snack-size candy bar killing! …

Christopher and his amazing Star Wars collection! 1978

Christopher clearly loves Star Wars! I mean, look at these amazing artifacts! Oh, and don’t forget the BattleStar Galactica sprinkled in…nice! …

Mark and his Vader shirt! 1978

When you had Star Wars shirts, you wanted to wear them all the time! And most of the time, you did! …