Tag: Star Wars

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 15, 2015
The Battle for the galaxy is going to get bigger! Expanding the way children can build and play within the Star Wars universe, new LEGO® Star Wars™ large scale Buildable Figures are launching in September. The first sets featuring Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker were unveiled at New York Toy Fair in February, with four more…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 15, 2015
Looks like some folks got into town early this week for Star Wars: Celebration and decided to do some sight-seeing in the Los Angeles area…   Star Wars Celebration starts Thursday April 16th and runs through Sunday at the Anaheim Convention Center. AFi will be there covering the event so keep checking with us through…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 14, 2015
Star Wars Celebration has been one of the biggest gathering events for Star Wars fans since its inception. With the long awaited sequel to the Star Wars saga, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, hitting theatres worldwide later this year, it has made the Celebration all the more special! Today we are happy to let fans…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 13, 2015
We are excited to announce more Star Wars Celebration Funko exclusives today! Funko will be exhibiting at Star Wars Celebration 2015 in Anaheim, CA! You can find Funko at booth #1410! Today we are making our final exclusive announcement! FUNKO x SUPER 7 24″ SUPER SHOGUN! See you at Star Wars Celebration! Super Shogun: Shadowtrooper…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 6, 2015
C-3PO Droids Celebration VII Exclusive Jumbo Figure STAR WARS CELEBRATION VII EXCLUSIVE Limited to 1 per customer account. Duplicate orders will be cancelled. In 1985, everyone’s favorite protocol droid and astromech droid starred in their own animated TV series. Star Wars: Droids, featured R2-D2 and C-3PO on their early adventures that took place before Star…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 6, 2015
We are excited to announce more Star Wars Celebration Funko exclusives today! Funko will be exhibiting at Star Wars Celebration 2015 in Anaheim, CA! You can find Funko at booth #1410! Today we are announcing our Hikari Premium Sofubi Figure exclusives! Stay tuned for ONE more announcement leading up to the convention! Verdigris Greedo Hikari…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 3, 2015
This Friday, Funko is giving away one Metallic Bossk & one Gemini Collectibles exclusive Forcefield Glitter Gigantor! They are holding the giveaway via their social media channels – @OriginalFunko Metallic Bossk Hikari Premium Sofubi Figure Gemini Collectibles Exclusive Forcefield Glitter Gigantor Hikari Sofubi Figure You can pre-order Forcefield Glitter Gigantor Hikari exclusively through Gemini Collectibles. Visit www.geminicollectibles.net…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 1, 2015
Do you like toys? Do you like talking about toys?  Do you like watching guys who make toys talk about toys?   Do you love straight up fun?  Then get yourself down to WonderCon on Friday and join in the conversation!   Action Figure Insider has been doing panels at San Diego Comic con for ten…

 

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
March 31, 2015
Like him to return, we would.   The force is definitely strong with Yoda as he’s voted the classic character that most people would like to see in a cameo role when Star Wars returns to our screens later this year. We all know that Han, Chewie, Luke, Leia and the droids are back but,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 30, 2015
We are excited to announce that Funko will be exhibiting at Star Wars Celebration 2015 in Anaheim, CA! You can find Funko at booth #1410! Today we are announcing our Pop! exclusives! Stay tuned for TWO more announcements leading up to the convention! Pop! Star Wars: 2015 Celebration Exclusives E-3PO features a chrome finish! Visit…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 24, 2015
This has been making the rounds today.  You might remember some clips from it bouncing around last year.   Now the full short film animated by Paul Johnson is availble on-line. TIE Fighter tells the story of a space battle from the Imperial perspective focusing on 3 pilots. Here’s what the creator says about the piece:…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 24, 2015
BATMAN ARKHAM KNIGHT PLAY ARTS KAI – 11” BATMAN This super cool, highly detailed 11” Batman figure by Square Enix places heavy emphasis on the fine details from Batman: Arkham Knight. The batsuit is painted with a metallic sheen with scuffs and weathering with sculpting that gives the realistic impression of a human being. The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 23, 2015
  It’s time for another Star Wars vaulted Pop! Did you miss the chance to collect all the Star Wars Pops before they were gone? Here is your chance to collect them all! In celebration of the new movie, we will be re-releasing previously vaulted Star Wars Pop! until the film’s release. These will come…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 20, 2015
SIX new products are coming from the gang at Gentle Giant early next year from across the spectrum of their licenses.   We see some great new stuff in their Jumbo universe including a Star Wars 3-pack that gives fans another shot at some of the early releases.   Zam  Wessel Statue – $269 Zam Wessel…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 17, 2015
Actor and longtime comic book fan Mark Hamill is encouraging fans to celebrate Free Comic Book Day on May 2nd! Known for his role as Luke Skywalker from Star Wars, Mark has also been a part of the comic book culture as he played the voice of The Joker in various Batman animated TV shows,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 13, 2015
This Friday, Funko is giving away one White 442nd Siege Clone Trooper and one Glitter 442nd Siege Clone Trooper Hikari Premium Sofubi Figure! They are holding the giveaway via their social media channels – @OriginalFunko White 442nd Siege Clone Trooper Hikari Premium Sofubi Figure   Glitter 442nd Siege Clone Trooper Hikari Premium Sofubi Figure  …

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 12, 2015
I was at my local Target tonight and saw four of the six “new” Star Wars Digital Release action figure 4-packs.   There’s one 4-pack for each of the prequel and original trilogy movies.  The figures are re-packaged versions of the new 5 point of articulation figures we have been getting in the Mission Series…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 6, 2015
NEW TRANSFORMERS COMBINER WARS! We have just listed the latest series in the 2015 Combiner Wars lineup, as well as the Robots in Disguise One Step Changers. Find Combiner Wars Leader Thundercracker for $46.99; Series 03 Voyager Set of Hot Spot and Cyclonus for $49.99; Series 03 Deluxe set of Blades, Streetwise, First Aid, and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 6, 2015
The guys from AMC’s “Comic Book Men” are now sharing what comics they’re pulling off the shelves from this week’s new comic book releases on AMC’s blog.  Check it out here: http://blogs.amctv.com/movie-blog/2015/03/the-comic-book-men-comic-book-pull-list-march-4-2015/ A new episode of “Comic Book Men,” airs on Sunday, March 8 at Midnight ET/PT on AMC.  On the new episode, “Sucka M.C.,” hip hop legend…

 

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