Tag: Star Wars

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 25, 2017
Hasbro sent us a mystery box for the actual 40th Anniversary of Star Wars.   Check out what’s inside and then snap some pictures of your action figures and post them with the hashtag #HasbroToyPic Star Wars: A New Hope opened in theaters 40 years ago on May 25, 1977, leading to decades of Hasbro Star…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 16, 2017
My friend Philip Reed is finishing up his 9th self published book about toys, and it’s live now on Kickstarter.  The best news it that it’s already fully funded so there’s no nailbiting on whether it will happen or not.   You have 14 more days to head over to the Kickstarter campaign and reserve your…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2017
  Gear up like a Mandalorian warrior with the NERF RIVAL STAR WARS BATTLEFRONT APOLLO XV-700 blaster and face mask set! This special edition blaster and mask set features distinct Mandalorian decoration and comes with a fabric Mandalorian insignia patch. Experience intense, head-to-head competition with the precision and power of the NERF RIVAL APOLLO XV-700…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 6, 2017
The strong and fearless Princess Leia holds a very special place in many Star Wars fans’ heart. With her courageous personality and dedication to end the tyranny of the Empire, she ranks among the galaxy’s greatest heroes and one of the most beloved heroines of all time. Today, in celebrating Star Wars Day, Hot Toys…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 6, 2017
Mystery Mini: Star Wars “That’s no moon!” It’s Star Wars Mystery Minis! From a galaxy far, far away – Funko is excited to introduce Star Wars Mystery Minis! This series features Star Wars favorites such as Chewbacca, Han Solo, Princess Leia, Stormtroopers and many more! Coming this Summer! Coming in August!  

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2017
THE DOCTOR IS IN…THE 3.75-INCH VINTAGE COLLECTION, THANKS TO STAR WARS FANS! An original Comic Book character wins the 2017 Fan’s Vote Poll… and it’s NOT Jaxxon Doctor Aphra is going on her biggest adventure yet: a journey from the pages of Marvel’s Star Wars comics to your toy collection. And it’s all thanks to you! The kinda…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2017
Finding wave 1 of Hasbro’s new, vintage-inspired “original 12″ Star Wars Black Series 6” figures has been a bit more difficult than many of us anticipated.   With that in mind, EntertainmentEarth.com has now put wave 2 up for pre-order if you would like to save yourself some frustrations on completing that wave.  They will just…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2017
Galactic Plushies: Star Wars Classic S2 Another amazing wave of Galactic Plushies have arrived! These 7-8” high-quality plushies include more Star Wars favorites! This wave features Wicket, R2D2, Yoda, Luke Skywalker and a classic StormTrooper! These adorable Galactic Plushies are a perfect  fit for your home or office! Take them with you on the go!…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 3, 2017
NEW BANDAI JAPAN New Dragon Ball Z, Batman, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, and more characters are available as S.H.Figuarts figures from Bandai Japan! These articulated figures feature character-specific accessories and stands. NEW KOTOBUKIYA From the hit video games Persona 5 and Fate/Grand Order come new figures and statues from Kotobukiya! NEW BOARD GAMES…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 1, 2017
Make your pick for which character will be made into an action figure! As announced at Star Wars Celebration Orlando, Hasbro’s 3.75-inch Star Wars Vintage Collection is back. And you get to decide which character will be made into a figure for the line — starting now! The results are in from qualifying-round polls at Star Wars fan sites in Hasbro’s Star…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 28, 2017
Star Wars: Puzzle Droids™, the first mobile Star Wars™ casual puzzle game, is now available for download on the Apple App Store, Google Play and Amazon Appstore. The brand new match-3 adventure invites players to tap into the holographic memory banks of BB-8 for an epic Star Wars™ adventure. The journey will feature familiar scenes…

 

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
April 25, 2017
Posted today on StarWars.com FIND OUT WHEN THE TWO HIGHLY-ANTICIPATED FILMS WILL HIT THEATERS. The Walt Disney Company and Lucasfilm announced today two major upcoming release dates. Star Wars: Episode IX is now set for release on May 24, 2019. Directed by Colin Trevorrow, the film will close out the third Star Wars trilogy. In addition, the fifth chapter…

 

by Abby Pickett
April 19, 2017
Complete Daily Newspaper Strips Collected San Diego, CA (April 19, 2017) – In celebration of the 40th Anniversary of the first Star Wars film this May, IDW Publishing and the multi award-winning imprint, Library of American Comics present Volume One of Star Wars: The Classic Newspaper Comic which contains 575 sequential strips from its premiere run March…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 16, 2017
Disney Licensed Publishing and IDW Combine Forces For New All-Ages Star Wars Comics San Diego, CA (April 14, 2017) – Just announced on the Lucasfilm Publishing Panel at STAR WARS CELEBRATION in Orlando, Disney Licensed Publishing, an imprint of Disney Book Group, LLC, has granted IDW Publishing the license to create and publish new Star Wars…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 16, 2017
DICE, Motive and Criterion Join Forces to Create the Ultimate Star Wars™ Video Game Experience a New and Untold Star Wars Story, Massive Multiplayer Battles and Thrilling Space Combat in the Sequel to the Best-Selling Star Wars HD Franchise Pre-Order Now to Get Exclusive* Looks for Rey and Kylo Ren from Star Wars™: The Last…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 16, 2017
It’s been an exciting weekend at Star Wars Celebration, with several new products revealed at the Hasbro panel on Saturday!  Here are the press images of the new reveals. STAR WARS CELEBRATION 2017 STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES X-34 LANDSPEEDER & 6-INCH LUKE SKYWALKER (SDCC Exclusive) (Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $89.99/Available at…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 13, 2017
The Carrie Fisher tribute put together and shown today at Star Wars Celebration 2017   May the Force be with you.

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 12, 2017
Micro-series of original, animated shorts will focus on untold stories of everyday heroism that shape the destinies of Rey, Jyn Erso, Sabine Wren, Princess Leia, Ahsoka Tano and others   Daisy Ridley, Felicity Jones, Tiya Sircar, Ashley Eckstein and Lupita Nyong’o reprise their roles for new series launching in July   Books, apparel and toys…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 12, 2017
Ahead of Star Wars Celebration this weekend, we’re excited to share Hasbro’s newly revealed The Black Series X-34 Landspeeder and 6-Inch Luke Skywalker figure which will be on display at Hasbro’s Booth. STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES X-34 LANDSPEEDER & 6-INCH LUKE SKYWALKER Figure (Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $59.99/Available: Fall 2017)

 

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