Tag: Star Wars

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 22, 2014
Gentle Giant ltd. brings us three exciting new items for June, 2014! You can expect these pieces to arrive Q2 2015. Deadline for pre-orders is July 15th.     Wicket Jumbo Figure – $80 Just like they were when you were a kid, only BIGGER! Gentle Giant is proud to bring you the latest addition to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 13, 2014
2014 STAR WARS 6″ BLACK SERIES 03 CASE, SINGLES The latest Hasbro announcement is for the new wave of Star Wars Black 6″ figures. It includes Episode IV Chewbacca, Episode V Darth Vader, Episode VI Jedi Luke Skywalker and a Sandtrooper. They are listed as a Case of 4 at $79.99, or singly at $19.99…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 13, 2014
It’s almost time for Comic-Con International in San Diego, and Diamond Select Toys will be hanging out at Booth 2607, showing off some cool new products and selling some amazingly cool toys! Check out the exclusives Diamond Select Toys, Diamond Comic Distributors, and various retailers around the show floor will be offering at SDCC! Godzilla…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 13, 2014
Long rumored and now revealed on the MattyCollector.com news page is that MATTEL was able to slice of a little piece of the Star Wars license for their Hot Wheels brand.   They will kick off this line with an SDCC 2014 exclusive car: The force is strong with this one! We’ve got more details about…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 9, 2014
 AAIIIIIGGGGGHHH!   Pop Culture overload!   There’s too much awesome coming at us too fast!  If we miss even a week of this podcast the topics just pile up so much that we can’t pack it all in!   Costume reveals, movie titles announced,  new toys released and directors dropping out of projects.  It all…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 6, 2014
HOT TOYS “THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2” ELECTRO This new villain figure has LED-lit functions in his head and hands, and comes with alternate hands, a specially-made display stand and more. We have him listed at $229.99. S.H. MONSTERARTS 2014 MOVIE GODZILLA Bandai has just announced a new S.H. MonsterArts figure – Godzilla from the new…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 4, 2014
This news was sent to us today by Lucasfilm:   In addition to the episodes of a new Star Wars trilogy, Lucasfilm and Disney continue development of multiple stand-alone movies that will offer new stories beyond the core Saga. The newest director to come on board is Josh Trank.   “We’re thrilled to welcome Josh…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 2, 2014
Star Wars: Episode VII Adds Academy Award® Winner Lupita Nyong’o and Game of Thrones‘ Gwendoline Christie   Lupita Nyong’o joins the recently announced cast of Star Wars: Episode VII. This year, her breakthrough performance in 12 Years a Slave earned her an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.   Gwendoline Christie, currently starring in the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 1, 2014
Sorry it’ been a bit long between episodes but Jason and I both had to fly out of the country this past week so we could attend the Kanye/Kim wedding. Well, I was attending, Jason was heading up the catering. But a good time was had by all, and no expense was spared for this…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 28, 2014
New update with over 40 levels out today! Espoo, Finland — May 28th 2014 — Rovio Entertainment Ltd is proud to announce that the fans of the massively popular Angry Birds Star Wars II game have scanned their TELEPODS figures into the game more than 30 million times! Released in September 2013, the game features the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 23, 2014
SERENITY 1/6 SCALE BIG DAMN HEROES FIREFLY FIGURE – MALCOLM REYNOLDS Captain Mal is the first release in this new line of 1/6 scale Firefly / Serenity figures. He comes with a cloth outfit including his Browncoat, his pistol with gun belt and holster, multiple alternate hands and more. This figure is priced at $179.99….

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 21, 2014
J.J. Abrams Announces “Force for Change” Campaign to Benefit UNICEF’s Innovation Labs and Programs  Beginning Today, Visit Omaze.com/StarWars to Enter for a Chance to Win   LOS ANGELES, CA, MAY 21, 2014 — Today in a special video message from the set of Star Wars:Episode VII, director J.J. Abrams announced the creation of Star Wars: Force…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 20, 2014
Gentle Giant is proud to bring you FIVE exciting new items this month!   Biker Scout Jumbo Figure – $80 Just like they were when you were a kid, only BIGGER! Gentle Giant is proud to bring you the latest addition to our exciting line of vintage Kenner-inspired Star Wars Action Figure reproductions with the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2014
  TRANSFORMERS MASTERPIECE MP-08X KING GRIMLOCK – NEW RUN The popular King Grimlock Masterpiece figure is getting a new production run! He comes with his crown as well as his sword and laser gun, and is priced at $259.99. This figure comes packaged in the collector box with G1 comic book art! STAR WARS 12″…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 8, 2014
NEW BATTLESTAR GALACTICA MODEL KITS We have five new listings for BSG model kits. 1/72 Scale Two-Packs of the Viper MK II, MK VII and Cylon Raider are each priced at $34.99; we also have finished versions of the 1/4105 Scale Pegasus at $119.99 and the 1/32 Scale Classic Colonial Viper at $64.99. REFORMATTED R-01D…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 6, 2014
This Star Wars Rebels full trailer features more never-before-seen action and story details from the highly anticipated animated series. Starring a small band of heroes — Sabine, Kanan, Hera, Ezra, Zeb, and Chopper — Star Wars Rebels is set in a time where the Empire rules through fear and shrouds the galaxy in darkness. This…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 5, 2014
Happy Star Wars Day! May the 4th Be With You! Funko loves Star Wars, so we decided to celebrate today by launching a giveaway! We are giving away FOUR Star Wars Pop! Prototypes from the new Pop!: Star Wars series. The winner will receive Pop! Prototypes of the following characters: The Emperor, Biker Scout, Bossk,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 5, 2014
Over the weekend, for Star Wars Day, Hasbro revealed two new(ish) 6″ Star Wars black figures.   One was a very “Empire Strikes Back” version of Yoda (but with a lightsaber?) and the other was the San Diego Comic Con 2014 exclusive version of Jabba the Hutt (with exclusive Salacious Crumb).   Jabba was revealed…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2014
The following announcement went out today on the official Star Wars Instagram page as part of Star Wars Day:   In celebration of #StarWarsDay#Hasbro is excited to exclusively reveal the next figure in The Black Series 6-inch line, with the help of Tom Kane and his #BlackSeriesSelfie video! Don’t forget to post your own #BlackSeriesSelfie…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 3, 2014
Entertainment Earth has two great sales this weekend for Star Wars Day.   First, all weekend long all Star Wars statues and busts are 20% off.   Then on Sunday May 4th all in-stock Star Wars action figures will also be on sale.   Click on the banner below to be taken to the statue and…

 

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