Tag: Star Wars

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 9, 2015
On Friday night just before Force Friday started on the East Coast, Hasbro sent out a press release of their Star Wars The Force Awakens retailer exclusive tie-ins. We are going to take a closer look at these exclusives now that they have released images of them.   Next up is Walgreens putting out their…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 8, 2015
More than 3,000 retail locations in the U.S. open at midnight to celebrate new ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ products GLENDALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, merchandise inspired by the highly anticipated new movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens launched at retailers around the globe as ‘Force Friday’ officially got underway. Hot off the heels of the 18+…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2015
Force Friday is finally upon us and Kotobukiya is ready to announce for the first time ever our initial wave of collectable statues and kitchen goods from Star Wars: The Force Awakens –   STAR WARS THE FORCE AWAKENS FIRST ORDER STORMTROOPER 2 PACK ARTFX+ Kotobukiya’s lineup of army builder two packs continues with the STAR…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 5, 2015
To celebrate Force Friday, comiXology, Amazon’s Kindle Store and Marvel Comics are teaming up to offer some great deals on some fantastic Star Wars graphic novels. From 9/4 to 9/6, go here to get great deals on comiXology: For only $2.99: STAR WARS A NEW HOPE VOL. 1 STAR WARS RETURN OF THE JEDI VOL….

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 5, 2015
Thee gang at Uncle Milton have joined in the fun for Force Friday!  Here is the amazing new offerings in the Star Wars Science line from Uncle Milton! The new line consists of some really unique things like the Force Trainer II Hologram Experience that measures players actual brain waves as they try and move…

 

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
September 4, 2015
Force Friday is finally here and Target is delivering a one-stop-shop for fans to “Shop the Force” for the most in-demand Star Wars products – from an exclusive BB-8 droid from Hasbro to light sabers, LEGO® products and more.  With a meteoric rise of anticipation for the Dec. 18 release of Star Wars: The Force…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 4, 2015
Let’s hit the stores!!! It’s finally here!  Everone, SING ALONG!   You know the words! While you are in line at the registers let’s look back at the last four months of past Star Wars toy awesomeness!   If you have any great stories from your Force Friday experience post them in the comments below!…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 3, 2015
The Toys R Us in Times Square in NYC has a full day of events today leading up to Force Friday.   Furbacca was there as was Steve Sansweet who had curated a display of classic Star Wars products.   See below for pictures of all the fun!  

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 3, 2015
As we all gear up and head out to get in line for Force Friday let’s take a look back at the past Star Wars Midnight Madness events for Episode 1, 2, 3 and Clone Wars:   Episode I Star Wars Episode 1 Toys go on sale at midnight at a Toys R Us in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 3, 2015
Don’t want to brave the crowds tonight or stand in any lines?  Afraid your local store might sell out of the figures you want before you can even get in the door?  Then just stay home! EntertainmentEarth.com has you covered.  When the clock hits 12:01 tonight you can buy on-line until your heart’s content. Click…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 3, 2015
Star Wars fans worldwide are anxiously waiting for the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the latest installment of the epic space saga! Set 30 years after the events of Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi, the upcoming movie will feature brand new characters and also some familiar faces! Although the Galactic…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 3, 2015
I think ANYONE that was watching the Star Wars The Force Awakens Global Toy Unboxing event on YouTube the past 18 hours saw a clear winner for the MUST HAVE Episode VII product – Sphero’s remote controlled BB-8 Astromech! Meet BB-8™ – the spherical, loyal Astromech Droid™ of Resistance pilot Poe Dameron. The app-enabled BB-8…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 3, 2015
“There has been an awakening, have you felt it?” The newest installment of the Star Wars saga – Star Wars: The Force Awakens is coming to theatres worldwide this December! Star Wars fans around the world just can’t wait for December to come any sooner! But before the movie’s release, a wide range of merchandise…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 3, 2015
During the end recap of the Star Wars Episode VII Global Toy Unboxing event they did a pan of the room and showed off many of the products that will be coming both tonight and in the near future for Star Wars, including a sneak peek at two figures from the SECOND wave of the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 3, 2015
 Last night we showed you the Lego Poe’s X-Wing set that was revealed yesterday as part of the Star Wars; The Force Awakens Global Toy Unboxing Event going on now on YouTube.   Over night they revealed 5 additional sets that you can check out below.  All of these sets will be available tonight at…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 3, 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. Tonight is the night!  Once the clock hits 12:01 it’s GAME ON!! Are you ready.  Do you have a checklist?  We are in the final countdown….

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 2, 2015
 Just this evening, the world started seeing products based on the new Star Wars™ film, Star Wars™: The Force Awakens. Leading up to Force Friday, products are starting to unveil on a rolling basis and will continue to do so over the next 24+ hours. The LEGO Group is part of that roll out and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 2, 2015
1/6 SCALE LEONARDO Leonardo, the stoic leader of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, is available for the first time in 1/6 Scale! Based on the original Eastman and Laird comic book, Leonardo features 25+ points of articulation and interchangeable heads and hands, with weapons and accessories taken right from the pages of the comic book….

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 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 a mere 2 days away from Force Friday.  TWO DAYS!!  Are you ready.  Do you have a checklist?  We are in the final countdown….

 

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