Tag: Star Wars

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 23, 2015
HOTH and VADER’s REVENGE Stages Set to Deal Additional Challenges to the Rebel Alliance Last October, BANDAI NAMCO Amusement America announced an exciting advancement in arcade entertainment with Star Wars™: Battle Pod™. Star Wars: Battle Pod features a special dome shaped screen that surrounds a player’s field of sight, controller and seat vibration synced with…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 22, 2015
The second wave of classic Lucasfilm games continues on GOG.com with six new Star Wars™ titles, including two more digital premieres, releasing January 22 and January 27 at 3PM CET/6AM PST! On January 22, GOG.com will release: Star Wars™: Rogue Squadron 3D (digital distribution premiere) Star Wars™ Rebellion (digital distribution premiere) Star Wars™ Empire at…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 16, 2015
  ————————- ————————- NEW HASBRO – MARVEL, STAR WARS, AND TRANSFORMERS! We have listed a ton of new preorders including Star Wars Black 6”; Transformers Combiner Wars, Robots in Disguise, and Rescue Bots; Marvel Legends Infinite; Marvel Avengers Infinite; and Avengers: Age of Ultron. http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/list.aspx?list=17912 Combiner Wars Deluxe 2 http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/search.aspx?search=combiner%20wars%20deluxe%2002 Avengers Legends 01 http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/search.aspx?search=avengers%20legends%2001 Han…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 15, 2015
Can’t wait for Hasbro to bring you more 6″ scale droids? Always wanted a Gonk in a rainbow of fruit flavors?  Want to give 3-D printed action figures a try?   Then  Prometheus Rising Studios has you covered on all of those fronts.   They have announced a weekend sale of their custom 6″ scale power…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 15, 2015
January 6, 2014- Las Vegas, NV— In 2009, one of the most innovative Star Wars toys of all-time was launched–The Force Trainer. This incredible toy enabled fans of all ages to move and control an object with the power of their mind and quickly became a hit with Star Wars fans and the media worldwide….

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 14, 2015
MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS LEGACY MEGAZORD 20TH ANNIVERSARY REISSUE For all of you who missed out the first time around we now have a reissue of the MMPR legacy Megazord. This reworked version features die cast parts, metallic paint, metallic foil stickers and all the functionality and morphing ability found in the original. Forms the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 12, 2015
‘BUILD THE MILLENNIUM FALCON’ REPLICA MODEL BASED ON THE ACTUAL MOVIE PROP De Agostini Publishing has announced the release of a brand new weekly magazine series offering Star Wars fans and model makers the opportunity to build a detailed replica of the Millennium Falcon.   Featured in the recently released teaser trailer for Star Wars:…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 9, 2015
The parade of import Star Wars figures marches on with another Revo figure.  This one may be a first – Darth Vader with an articulated cape.    Hobby Link Japan posted the following solicitation and pictures:   Just to make sure your Star Wars Revo Stormtroopers don’t just stand around staring at the wall, make…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 9, 2015
TRANSFORMERS MP-21G MASTERPIECE G2 BUMBLEBEE Bumblebee has received a new chromed yellow paintjob in his G2 incarnation.  It appears to include a jetpack and alternate faces, and we have it listed at $64.99. http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=TAK12027&mode=retail TRANSFORMERS MP-10 MASTERPIECE CONVOY/OPTIMUS PRIME WITH TRAILER REISSUE This reissue includes Roller, Spike, the Matrix, Optimus’ trailer and more, and is…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 8, 2015
Today Marvel Comics debuts over 62 Star Wars collections on comiXology. Comprising of over 8,000 pages of material, go here to see all the Star Wars offerings today. Don’t forget! Marvel Comics will also debut the NEW Star Wars #1 ongoing series on Wednesday that will be available on comiXology.

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 7, 2015
New and Restock Bandai A bunch of new figures from Star Wars, Dragonball Z, Avengers 2, Gundam, Sailor Moon and One Piece are up for pre-order! Among these are S.H. Figuarts Darth Vader and Stormtrooper, Iron Man Mark XLIII, Sailor Chibi Moon and a restock listing for Super Saiyan Son Goku.   STAR WARS EPISODE…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 31, 2014
“I find your lack of faith disturbing.” Darth Vader is one of the most iconic characters in the Star Wars saga and has frequently been regarded as one of the greatest villains in cinema history. Following the release of “The Circle is Now Complete’ teaser earlier last month, Star Wars fans have already been eagerly…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 31, 2014
————– ————– STAR WARS PLAY ARTS KAI VARIANT FIGURE – DARTH VADER This new version of Darth Vader includes detailed armor parts, multiple lightsabers, alternate hands and even a Force effect.  This figure stands about 11″ tall and is priced at $124.99. http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=SEP10517&mode=retail PLANET X SUMMANUS Summanus changes from robot to Stegosaurus, and is priced…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 26, 2014
For the final days of Star Wars, Dark Horse Digital will offer every single Star Wars comic for $300! Over 80% off digital retail value! December 26, MILWAUKIE, OR—Dark Horse Comics is sending its Star Wars comics off with a very exclusive limited offer for its digital-comics readers . . . For the final five…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 19, 2014
Ever since we broke the news of Scott Neitlich aka ToyGuru leaving Mattel back in October I have had a ton of folks ask me where he was going and what was his new gig. We wanted to let him get his legs under him at his new job and settle in… and get his…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 15, 2014
The name “Boba Fett” is no stranger to all Star Wars fans. With his customized Mandalorian armor, deadly weaponry, and silent demeanor, Boba Fett was one of the most feared bounty hunters in the galaxy. Following the introduction of Hot Toys’ Star Wars 1/6th scale collectible figures, today we are very excited to officially reveal…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 11, 2014
In the 88 seconds of the Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser trailer that debuted late last month, fans were heard to exclaim “who’s that?” and “wait… who’s THAT?!?” an average of at least 4 times.   Now The team behind Episode 7 have chosen to reveal the names of the characters that appear in the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 11, 2014
————– ————– TRANSFORMERS ROBOTS IN DISGUISE 2015 RID Hyper Change Heroes, Legion, One Step Changer, Tiny Titans, Titan Heroes and Warriors series Transformers are now available for pre-order. http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/menu.aspx?menu=3589 TRANSFORMERS GENERATIONS DELUXE COMBINER WARS 2015 SERIES 1 In this deluxe series you will find Decepticon Dragstrip, Alpha Bravo, Firelight and Skydive. A case assortment, set…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 8, 2014
We can hardly believe that it’s been 3 years since we first launched the Geek Shall Inherit podcast, but the numbers… and dates don’t lie. It was 3 years ago THIS WEEK that we launched the Geek Shall Inherit podcast with episode one, and we have been talking pop culture ever since! True to form,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 8, 2014
This morning, Diamond Comics feed debuted the latest (and we think greatest) variant cover to Marvel’s eagerly anticipated new comic, STAR WARS #1: the HASBRO PREVIEWS EXCLUSIVE VARIANT The variant cover was photographed using Hasbro’s STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-inch figures, including Darth Vader and Boba Fett, the upcoming Emperor Palpatine, Bossk and IG-88…

 

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