Tag: Star Wars


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…


by Daniel Pickett
January 26, 2009
The breakout Ultimate Quarter Scale line of Star Wars collectibles is picking up steam with its next release — none other than the most powerful Jedi this side of Endor, Luke Skywalker. Featuring voice and sound effects from the Star Wars films, each figure also includes multi-layered cloth costumes, hyper-realistic sculpts, and more than twenty-five…


by Daniel Pickett
December 18, 2008
Although the final original episodes of STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS have aired for the remainder of 2008, there’s no dearth of CLONE WARS fun available at Starwars.com to keep fans busy until Jan. 2, including the first-ever online “marathon,” which begins on Monday.   Starting Dec. 22, all 10 episodes of the hit Cartoon…


by Daniel Pickett
October 26, 2008
The 2008 holiday shopping season is here, and on Sunday, the highly anticipated Toys“R”Us Big Toy Book will arrive! With eight extra pages packed with more bikes, more trains, and yes, more video games, it’s the BIGGEST Toy Book ever produced by the company. Value-conscious parents will be just as delighted to find thousands of…


by Daniel Pickett
October 24, 2008
The rumors are confirmed! Star Wars: The Old Republic, a massively-multiplayer game set in the critically acclaimed world of Knights of the Old Republic was officially announced this week at a press event held at the LucasArts campus in San Francisco. Taking place 300 years after the events of Knights of the Old Republic, players…


by Daniel Pickett
October 20, 2008
Dream Halloween is right around the corner. This is a fantastic event where Mattel teams created one-of-a-kind collector items to auction off for Children Affected by Aids. This year, among the spectacular toys are two items we showed off first at San Diego Comic Con, the one-of-a-kind Darth Mater and the second and last publically…


by Daniel Pickett
October 3, 2008
From iTunes to streaming video and exclusive, online content, STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS not only premieres tonight at 9 p.m. ET/PT on Cartoon Network, but also paves the way for the most extensive digital distribution effort in the history of Lucasfilm Ltd.. Beginning Saturday, Oct. 4, each week’s new episode will be available at…