nerd radio

Tune in live Thursday from 9pm est

Paul Allen

Star Wars fan Paul Allen founded Order66ToyStore in November 2010. Taking it's name from the pivotal point in the Star Wars saga when the Clone Army turn upon the Jedi under the command of Chancellor Palpatine to "Execute Order 66". Initially Order66ToyStore started trading on eBay but within a year, had opened an online store specialising in action figures, toys and collectibles for all things Star Wars, Transformers, Doctor Who, WWE, Marvel & many more With a growing reputation not only in the UK but also on mainland Europe, has developed close ties with the Emerald Garrison and has exhibited at events North and South of the Irish border.

The posts below were all written by Paul Allen

Is Lego Simpsons only a matter of time?

March 8th, 2013 by Paul Allen Comments

We’re a little giddy at the prospect of Simpsons Lego… but could it happen?


SPOILER WARNING: Does Lego Iron Man 3 box art reveal an unknown plot point?

March 5th, 2013 by Paul Allen Comments

Has new images of Lego’s Iron Man three toys revealed more than they should?


TOY REVIEW: FTN reviews Big Chief’s 1/6 11th Doctor, Matt Smith

October 17th, 2012 by Paul Allen Comments

Can Birmingham-based Big Chief rival Hot Toys in the 1/6th figure market? We review the Matt Smith 11th Doctor figure and we must say we are very impressed… read Paul’s full review here. ‘I wear a bow-tie now… bow-ties are cool…’


Jocasta Nu will be coming to the UK

August 18th, 2012 by Paul Allen Comments

Jedi librarian will arrive on these shores thanks to Hasbro in February 2013


The end of the Star Wars Vintage Collection?

August 17th, 2012 by Paul Allen Comments

One of the best Star Wars lines from Hasbro in recent years has been the Vintage Collection, but has it reached an end? Paul Allen takes a look at what may be the death throes… and is that a movie-accurate Ahsoka Tano? Now that might need purchased…


Hot Toys’ Bane is another thing of beauty

July 24th, 2012 by Paul Allen Comments

Well, in all his Gotham-conquering glory, here is Bane. Another Hot Toys 1/6 figure and once aagain we’re considering what’s more important, buying this or our wives.


FTN rounds up the SDCC toy exclusives for 2012 (PT3)

July 2nd, 2012 by Paul Allen Comments

SDCC gets closer and closer and here’s Paul from Order66 Toys’ third part of his collectibles round-up. This week he’s focusing on what NECA will have on offer for all you lucky people able to attend


It’s part 2 of Paul’s list of hot exclusives at this year’s SDCC

June 25th, 2012 by Paul Allen Comments

This year’s SDCC has plenty of treats for fans of He-man, DC and Ghostbusters… Matty are capitalising on The Dark Knights Rises and putting out the second last Ghostbusters figure at the event


Hot Toys’ 1/6 Joker 2.0 pictures revealed… and it’s simply stunning

June 22nd, 2012 by Paul Allen 2 Comments

Not happy with the original Joker figure, Hot Toys have created a new version and it may be the greatest figure ever made….


Diamond Select and Hot Toys make The Expendables into The Essentials

June 18th, 2012 by Paul Allen Comments

With the biggest action movie EVER just around the corner, two of toys’ biggest names get in on the action…


FTN rounds up the SDCC toy exclusives for 2012 (PT1)

June 14th, 2012 by Paul Allen Comments

San Diego Comic Con is the hot ticket when it comes to new and exclusive toys. Paul checks out the list of exclusives coming out at this year’s con. So many great things it has to be done in two parts! Part 2 next week…


Paul reports back from Collectormania…

June 7th, 2012 by Paul Allen 1 Comment

There was nothing to do, so Order 66’s Paul decided to get a stall at Collectormania and head off to spend the weekend with the stars such as Brandon Routh (left)…


The Dark Knight collectibles line Rises… (see what we did there?)

May 28th, 2012 by Paul Allen 1 Comment

Well a summer blockbuster wouldn’t mean a thing if there wasn’t a load of cash-in merchandise. Let Paul help you pick the gems from the junk with this early guide to DKR collectibles. Now, where’s my bank manager’s number..?