Tag: Star Wars


by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 2009
Sales Of Book Featuring Images Of G.I. JOE, MARVEL and STAR WARS Action Figures To Benefit ALS Foundations And Family Of Innovative Artist And Hasbro Employee Battling Lou Gehrig’s Disease Pawtucket, RI – July 15, 2009 – Hasbro, Inc. and friends of Gianni Lopergolo, a Hasbro employee living with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) also known…


by Daniel Pickett
July 9, 2009
Today the official website for Comic Con International posted a list of the 2009 exclusives for the show.  This is NOT a complete list yet, so far it’s only four pages long,  but starts as a good guide to how much money you will need to bring with you to the con and what lines…


by Daniel Pickett
June 11, 2009
STAR WARS™ MIMOBOT Series 4 collection of designer USB flash drives features Darth Maul, multiple Darth Vaders and Clone Captain Rex BOSTON, MA, June 10, 2009 – Mimoco’sSTAR WARS MIMOBOT line of designer flash drives will explore the dark side with an all-new collection, featuring fan favorite Sith Lords and new versions of classic designs….


by Daniel Pickett
May 27, 2009
Manufacturer: Hasbro Release Date: Spring 2009 Wave/Assortment: Walmart Exclusive 2-packs Packaging: 2-packs with Comic Book Accessories: 2 helmets and 2 blasters Scale: 4" Sculpted By: Hasbro’s In-house Team           Ibtisam     Nrin    


by Daniel Pickett
May 19, 2009
Release of Fan Favorite Sith Apprentice Commemorates the 10th Anniversary of Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace   BOSTON, MA – May 19, 2009 – Mimoco, makers of the MIMOBOT collection of designer USB flash drives, is celebrating the tenth anniversary of Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace with an all-new series of…


by Daniel Pickett
April 17, 2009
  I wanted to highlight one other recent blog as part of our 4th Anniversary Extravaganza.  Earlier this week Men of Action blogger Cantina Dan wrote a great blog about the Evolution of the Action Figure starting in the 70′s until now.   It’s a fun read, well worth checking out. You can see it all…


by Daniel Pickett
April 13, 2009
Harrison Ford’s Blaster From Blade Runner, Rita Hayworth’s Signature Dress from Gilda, An Original 1931 Frankenstein Movie Poster, Charlton Heston’s Planet of the Apes Costume, Darth Maul’s Lightsaber, The Creature From The Black Lagoon Mask To Highlight Three Million Dollar Auction of Hollywood Memorabilia April 30 and May 1, 2009 Profiles in History Auction to…


by Daniel Pickett
April 6, 2009
Enhanced Episodes from Season One of Lucasfilm Ltd.’s Hit Animated Series Star Wars: The Clone Wars™   Enhanced Episodes to Provide In-the-Moment, On-Screen Insights into All Aspects of the Sweeping Galactic Conflict Star Wars: The Clone Wars:Decoded premieres Friday, May 1, at 9 p.m. ET/PT                 Coming off of the record-setting first season of Star Wars:…


by Daniel Pickett
March 26, 2009
StarWars.com brings us news of an AWESOME new Kubrick boxed set: Star Wars Kubricks have developed quite a devoted following both in Japan and in the US, and with a new series of six Boba Fetts — from concept versions to his appearance in animation — collectors will soon be calling in a few favors…


by Daniel Pickett
March 25, 2009
19 New Programming Ventures: Seven New Animated Series and Four Original Movies (Live-Action/CG-Animated) Network Introduces For the First Time Six Live-Action "Alternative" Series and Two Scripted Live-Action Pilots Sports Partnership with NBA, Recruits Boston Celtics Superstar Eddie House for My Dad’s a Pro Short-Form Series ATLANTA, March 25 /PRNewswire/ — Cartoon Network announced a dramatic…


by Daniel Pickett
March 4, 2009
A few weeks ago I was contacted by the Dan and Jeff Phillips, creators of the AFD Action Figure Displays.  They had a new series of products that I think the collecting community will really love.  It’s a fairly simple but brilliant concept.   They have printed a series of original high-res images on Gatorboard,…


by Daniel Pickett
March 3, 2009
Just received the following information from our friends over on the Hasbro Star Wars team clarifying  a point on one of the upcoming Clone Wars Battle Packs:  Some have asked whether the Clone Wars Jabba The Hutt Battle Pack will come with the Weequay figure, as is shown in one of the images that was…