Tag: Star Wars

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 23, 2015
“Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You’re my only hope.” – Princess Leia The brave and strong-willed Princess Leia is a beloved character in the original Star Wars trilogy. Her important role in leading the rebellion against the Galactic Empire is unforgettable to any Star Wars fans! Following the introduction of the Hot Toys Luke Skywalker 1/6th…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 23, 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 43 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is a great set that I never thought would happen.  Back…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 22, 2015
PPW Toys is excited to expand our Star Wars Mr. Potato Head PopTater Collection with the addition of two iconic characters – C-3PO and Boba Fett. Mr. Potato Head has transformed into the gold-plated, protocol droid, C-3PO.  This 6″ tall figure is incredibly detailed and includes a variety of components to mix and match.  With…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 22, 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 44 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is… kneel! KNEEL BEFORE Zo…um… Chancellor Valorum.    I guess we now…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 21, 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 45 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is the man who most embodies romance and malt liquor –…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 20, 2015
I had heard rumors from friends “in the know” that Hot Toys had built the entire Millennium Falcon that was in scale with the cockpit diorama display they showed at SDCC.   Now here is the confirmation.    I suspect this will be a touring display piece an not ever actually sold to consumers… but just in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 20, 2015
Four new products are coming in  Q2 2016 from the gang at Gentle Giant from across the spectrum of their licenses and you can pre-order all of them now.   We see some great new stuff in their Jumbo universe including Green Arrow being the very first series 2 Super Powers figure solicited in their…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 20, 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 46 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is the Inquisitor from the Star Wars Rebels animated series.  He…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 19, 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 47 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is this vintage chestnut: the vintage Kenner Empire Strikes Back Hot…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 18, 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 48 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is a pair of modern day miracles.   Back in the 1980’s…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 17, 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 49 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is A TRAP!!!   Wait… wait… no, it’s just Admiral Ackbar.

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 16, 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 50 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is a set from Hasbro Galactic Heroes pre-school line. This particular…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 2015
New Star Wars series from Gerry Duggan and Phil Noto gives “Chewie” his due this October   New York, NY—July 15th, 2015— Legendary and relentlessly loyal Wookiee warrior, Chewbacca, has continued to battle the empire in the hopes of restoring freedom to the galaxy. Through unwavering and steadfast devotion to the rebel cause Chewbacca has…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 2015
“Aren’t you a little short for a Stormtrooper?” On a chance purchase of the two droids, C-3PO and R2-D2, Luke Skywalker has discovered a desperate message from Princess Leia’s call for help which has changed his life forever! After encountering Ben Kenobi, Han Solo and Chewbacca, they have set off on a journey to aboard…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 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 51 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is galaxy’s second most notorious dad – Jango Fett.   He was…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 14, 2015
The story was making the rounds on social media today of a father in Philadelphia being upset and “unable to explain” a Star Wars Black Princess Leia in Slave action figure to his two daughters.   The dad in the story can never quite seem to be able to articulate what has fueled his 10-minutes-of-fame faux-outrage,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 14, 2015
Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition, Star Wars™ Battlefront™ and KINGDOM HEARTS III To Headline Disney Interactive’s Hall D23 Presentation and Expo Pavilion BURBANK, CA – July 13, 2015 – D23 EXPO 2015 will feature the biggest Star Wars™ and Disney video games in a special presentation in the signature 7,500-seat Hall D23 theater and in Disney…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 14, 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 52 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is a two-pack that I still haven’t found yet – The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 14, 2015
The Action-Packed Week Begins on a Nostalgic Note with a Special To Kill a Mockingbird Read-A-Thon on July 13 Followed by the Highly Anticipated Release of Go Set a Watchman on July 14 The Fun Continues with Throwback Thursday 1970s, and Events Honoring Some of the Hottest Franchises in Pop Culture Including the Minions and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 13, 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 53 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is the Corellian scoundrel – Han Solo.  Mr. Ford made a…

 

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