Tag: R2-D2

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2017
Sheaffer Creates Iconic Designs Inspired by Pop Culture Classic Providence, RI. – Sheaffer Pen & Art Supply Co. proudly presents its first collection in honor of one of the most successful entertainment brands of all time, Star Wars™, in collaboration with Disney and Lucasfilm. This collection is guaranteed to be a must-have item this holiday…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 27, 2017
Today, in anticipation of Star Wars Day: May the 4th Be With You, Build-A-Bear Workshop unveiled an online exclusive Star Wars R2-D2 set that includes a 13” pre-stuffed R2-D2 plush and a 6-in-1 R2-D2 sound chip, featuring six of the character’s signature sounds. The set is only available for purchase at buildabear.com and buildabear.co.uk, while…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 7, 2017
“R2-D2, you’ve come back!” In the epic Star Wars: The Force Awakens, fans’ favorite Astromech droid R2-D2 has played a crucial role in the film when it wakes up from low power mode and presented the last piece of the map leading to the whereabouts of Luke Skywalker. Today Hot Toys is pleased to officially…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 4, 2016
NEW LISTINGS  –  !!!!!!! Doctor Strange 1/6th Scale Figure, Hot Toys MMS 387 http://www.premiumcollectables.com.au/products/doctor-strange-1-6th-scale-figure-hot-toys-mms-387   Hasbro Transformers Platinum Edition Rise of Rodimus Prime http://www.premiumcollectables.com.au/products/hasbro-transformers-platinum-edition-rise-of-rodimus-prime Hasbro Star Wars Smart R2-D2 http://www.premiumcollectables.com.au/products/hasbro-star-wars-smart-r2-d2 Meisho Movie Realization Steel Samurai Iron Man Mark 3 http://www.premiumcollectables.com.au/products/meisho-movie-realization-steel-samurai-iron-man-mark-3   Star Wars Rogue One AT-ACT Vehicle (RC) http://www.premiumcollectables.com.au/products/star-wars-rogue-one-at-act-vehicle-rc Hot Toys Daredevil Figure (PRE ORDER…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 28, 2016
NEW LISTINGS  –  !!!!!! Doctor Strange 1/6th Scale Figure, Hot Toys MMS 387 http://www.premiumcollectables.com.au/products/doctor-strange-1-6th-scale-figure-hot-toys-mms-387   Hasbro Transformers Platinum Edition Rise of Rodimus Prime http://www.premiumcollectables.com.au/products/hasbro-transformers-platinum-edition-rise-of-rodimus-prime Hasbro Star Wars Smart R2-D2 http://www.premiumcollectables.com.au/products/hasbro-star-wars-smart-r2-d2   DC Legions Batman Villains Box ( NZ AND AUS http://www.premiumcollectables.com.au/products/sh-figuarts-marshmallow-man-limited-edition   Star Wars Rogue One AT-ACT Vehicle (RC) http://www.premiumcollectables.com.au/products/star-wars-rogue-one-at-act-vehicle-rc   Hot Toys Daredevil Figure…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2016
  It’s Star Wars Day and Sideshow is embracing all sides of the Force with our new statues, figures, and contests! We are pleased to introduce the first Premium Format™ Figure from Star Wars: The Force Awakens – Kylo Ren! This museum quality reproduction features the conflicted Kylo Ren with feet firmly planted and outstretched…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 9, 2015
The World’s Greatest Toy Store™ Names a Clever Little Parakeet, the Biggest Tiny Toy Boutique, a Rockin’ Return and an Intergalactic Favorite – Among Others – to Its Annual Gift List WAYNE, NJ (September 9, 2015) – Jingle bells are ringing in the distance, which can only mean one thing – the holiday shopping season…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 4, 2015
May the Force be with you! Everyone at JAKKS Pacific is ecstatic over the release of our entire Star Wars Episode VII The Force Awakens Line! As a fanboy myself, I know how crazy midnight madness was, so we wanted to clarify exactly what JAKKS product is out there on shelf, as well as what…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 24, 2015
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars: The Force Awakens product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are a mere 11 days away from Force Friday and the toys of the day is the Clone Wars remote controlled R2-D2 in celebration of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 2, 2015
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars: The Force Awakens product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are 33 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day are a pair of droids that prove that Star Wars is for…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 1, 2015
This charming new video by Evan Atherton has been making the rounds this week.  I thought it was worth sharing as we wait for new Episode VII or SW Celebration news to leak out: Follow our intrepid, droid-hero R2-D2 as he tries to find love in our galaxy.

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 17, 2014
It was 36 years ago today, Nov 17th, 1978 that the Star Wars Holiday Special first premiered on national television on CBS.   It has only ever aired one time.   I was seven years old when it came out and at the time, to me, it was SHAKESPEARE!   I couldn’t WAIT to see it.   It…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 1, 2014
Sorry it’ been a bit long between episodes but Jason and I both had to fly out of the country this past week so we could attend the Kanye/Kim wedding. Well, I was attending, Jason was heading up the catering. But a good time was had by all, and no expense was spared for this…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 28, 2014
The clever and spunky R2D2 would serve bravely and fearlessly Padme Amidala, Anakin Skywalker, and Luke Skywalker on many missions and tasks.  With his friend C-3PO almost always at his side, this pair of droids would end up on many adventures.  Sideshow Collectibles R2D2 Deluxe Sixth Scale Figure will be available for Pre-Order very soon to add to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 16, 2014
Collect a true icon of the classic Star Wars™ universe — the mighty Sandcrawler™! Recreate unforgettable scenes from Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope with this amazing LEGO® incarnation of the Jawas’ desert-going vehicle, the Sandcrawler™. Turn the knob at the rear and steer the Sandcrawler into position, lower the front ramp and offload…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 23, 2013
Our friends over at EntertainmentEarth.com just received their order of Star Wars Black Wave 2!! These figures are HOT off the truck! And, as of right now they are also offering FREE shipping on both the 6″ and 3.75″ sets!   Star Wars Black Series 6-Inch Action Figures Wave 2 has 4 different individually packaged…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 30, 2013
This morning Funko sent out the information on series 4 of their Star Wars Pop! collection.   Pop! Star Wars: Series 4 From a galaxy far, far away… Pop! Star Wars Series 4 is finally here! And it is INCREDIBLE! This group is an extraordinary follow up to the previous three series! Fair warning… you…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 19, 2013
For those who haven’t seen it, the good folks at Lego sent us the following info and images of a brand new LEGO Star Wars Red Five X-Wing Starfighter that was just unveiled at LEGO World DK!   10240 – Red Five X-wing Starfighter™ Ages 16+. 1,558 pieces. Build the ultimate LEGO® Star Wars™ X-wing…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 9, 2013
I had the privilege of speaking to Jeff L. the Hasbro Global Brand Director for Star Wars and discuss all things Star Wars BLACK!

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 30, 2013
Yesterday, Hasbro’s new line of collector-targeted Star Wars figures, Star Wars Black, was announced on USAToday.com, which will include both traditional 3.75-inch action figures and a brand-new scale, 6-inch figures. Hasbro is excited to now share with you its official photography for the first 6-inch Star Wars Black figure, X-Wing Pilot Luke Skywalker. STAR WARS ®  BLACK SERIES…

 

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