Tag: Attack of the Clone

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 2, 2013
Malibu, Calif. – May 2, 2013 – In celebration of the upcoming Star Wars Day on May 4, 2013, JAKKS Pacific, Inc. (NASDAQ: JAKK) announced today that it has expanded its worldwide agreement with Lucasfilm to include the Revenge of the Sith 501st Legion Clone Trooper and Shock Trooper to its 31” Giant Figure lineup. …

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 27, 2012
GGrevised_new-yrSched2013-500x676.jpg Gentle Giant Ltd sent out a “Happy New Year” message to their fans that also included an updated schedule for their Q1 2013 releases:

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 11, 2012
SW_VINTAGE_LOGO1-500x211.jpg HASBRO sent us the following information this morning announcing the return of their ultra popular “vintage” Star Wars line in for form of some “Best of…” waves.  There is line up for what we will see in the U.S. as well as some international waves:   STAR WARS VINTAGE FIGURE LINE: U.S. REGION UPDATE Great…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 15, 2012
Max-Rebo_001-150x150.jpg After being the buzz of both this year’s San Diego Comic Con and Star Wars Celebration VI, Gentle Giant are proud to officially bring you two of the biggest statues they have  ever produced: the Darth Maul Spider Statue and the Sandtrooper on Dewback Animated Maquette. Both of these highly anticipated items are guaranteed to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 27, 2012
Continues with Episodes II and III Attack of the Clones and Revenge of the Sith to be Theatrically Released in 3D back-to-back in September and October, 2013 SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (August 27, 2012) – Lucasfilm Ltd. and Twentieth Century Fox have announced the official release dates for the 3D theatrical launch of Star Wars: Episode…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 30, 2012
Hasbro has just released an impressive list of new products Star Wars Vintage Figures – Wave 04 – This wave features 6 new figures each with a normal version of the packaging as well as a new promotional blue card version.   Cases, Sets, and Singles are available here: http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/search.aspx?search=2012+vintage+04 Marvel Universe 2012 – Wave…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 29, 2012
March 29, 2012 (Carlsbad, CA) –  Seven-year-old Phillip Engdahl from Escondido used a lightsaber alongside LEGOLAND® California’s General Manager Peter Ronchetti to cut the ribbon opening LEGO® Star Wars™ Gallery during an official ceremony today at the family theme park in Carlsbad. Engdahl was just one of 22 children from Make-A-Wish Foundation who were invited…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 27, 2012
CARLSBAD, Calif. (March 27, 2012) – LEGOLAND® California’s Master Model Builders, Gary McIntire and Ryan Ziegelbauer, installed a new LEGO® model of a Jawa sandcrawler in LEGO® Star Wars™ Miniland today as the family theme park prepares to reveal the expanded area to the public on March 29. The giant Jawa sandcrawler, featured in Star…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 28, 2012
CARLSBAD, Calif. (Feb.28, 2012) – A giant Opee sea killer has arrived at LEGOLAND® California! The 63” by 34” model created out of 20,000 LEGO® bricks is just one of many new models and scenes being added to LEGO® Star Wars™ Miniland launching March 29 at LEGOLAND® California Resort. Master Model Builder, Gary McIntire, un-wrapped…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 28, 2012
AFXWC12Troopers-150x150.jpg The list keeps coming in for WonderCon 2012 exclusives.  WonderCon will be held in Anaheim, Ca this year and will run March 16-18.  Action Figure Xpress will have an exclusive 2-pack of Kotobukiya ARTFX+ of Shock Troopers for sale at the show: WONDERCON EXCLUSIVE SHOCK TROOPERS ART FX TWO-PACK Outfitted in standard Clone Trooper armor,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2011
  PACKED WITH NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN SPECIAL FEATURES, NINE-DISC COLLECTION PROVIDES AN UNPRECEDENTED LOOK  AT “A GALAXY FAR, FAR AWAY” The Complete Saga Debuts on High-Definition Blu-ray This September SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (May 4, 2011) – Bring home the adventure and share Star Wars™ with your whole family – when STAR WARS: THE COMPLETE SAGA comes to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 3, 2011
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by Daniel Pickett
April 1, 2011
CARLSBAD, Calif. (March 31, 2011) – Actress Carrie Fisher, known for her portrayal of Princess Leia in Star Wars Episodes IV, V and VI, made a special appearance in Carlsbad today to commemorate the grand opening of STAR WARS™ Miniland at LEGOLAND® California. The ceremony, held prior to Park opening, was attended by community leaders…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 17, 2011
LegoLand Star Wars MiniLand Time-Lapse Build Video At the end of the month Abby and I will be going down to Carlsbad to cover the opening of the new LegoLand Star Wars MiniLand for AFi and I couldn’t be more excited.   I made my first trip down to LegoLand California just last June and was blown away by the recreations of cities…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 13, 2011
Our Hasbro coverage is now online and being labelled as I type! Lots of shots from the showroom in New York from Toy Fair 2011, showing new GI Joe, Transformers, Star Wars, Marvel Comics and lots more. Go there now!  

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 13, 2011
Today was the big Hasbro collectors event.   The presentation was over two hours long so there was a lot of information to absorb.  We did our best live Tweeting at the event as they did not allow recording of any kind this year.  Here’s some information from the Tweets as well as some additional fill…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 7, 2011
Star Wars Comes to Blu-Ray THE MOST ANTICIPATED BLU-RAY RELEASE IN THE GALAXY IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR WORLDWIDE PRE-ORDER STARTING TODAY LAS VEGAS (Jan. 6, 2011) – The most anticipated Blu-ray release ever – the Star Wars™ Saga – emerges from light speed this September 2011. For the first time, all six of George Lucas’ epic films (Episodes I-VI) are…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 28, 2010
 The Hasbro Star Wars team has answered the latest round of  Star Wars questions submitted by AFi readers. This is the first round of answers for 2010,and there’s plenty more to come.   Check the end of this post for how you can submit a question for the next round.    Q1)  Will we ever see a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 28, 2010
Well this is a surprise.  This close to Halloween and we just got TREATED not tricked with a great surprise from Hasbro’s PR team giving fans a quick sneak peek at some of their upcoming 2011 product!  From Jedi to bounty hunters to droids, next year is going to be a great year for STAR…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 8, 2010
Our friends at BigBadToyStore.com have carded images and info on the first assortment of Wave6 of the Star Wars Vintage collection.  This will be an Episode II Attack of the Clones themed assortment.   1x Coruscant Guard 1x Kit Fisto 1x Mace Windu 1x Jango Fett 1x Peasant Padme 1x Peasant Anakin 1x Zam Wessel…

 

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