Tag: Star Wars

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 21, 2015
DPLootCrateVisit1 Earlier this month we had the privilege of visiting the Loot Crate offices in Los Angeles and hanging out with some of the team. While we were there we were able to do some unboxings of their most recent offerings. In this video Daniel sits down with Loot Crate’s Jacob Shin to look inside the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 20, 2015
KSouterRealmLogo2 I saw this on Kickstarter today and thought it might be of interest to AFi readers: The Outer Realm book will be the first Star Wars collectible book focusing entirely and in depth on the subject of vintage era unlicensed Star Wars toys from 1977 and on. With few notable exceptions we will not be…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 20, 2015
EESWEp7Bundle1 EntertainmentEarth.com has bundled their two most recent Star Wars action figure exclusives into one bundle, and to top that off it’s currently on SALE!  Plus if you use the AFi sales code 2015CPN10 you’ll get $10 off an order of $100 or more for all in-stock items, free shipping* and a free gift! (Through 12/22) Click…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 19, 2015
StarWarsCake_PromoPic-00001_crop Professional pastry chef Mandy “Amax” Maxwell (formerly of Per Se and Eleven Madison Mark in NYC) just released the first images and video of her massive  six-tier Star Wars-themed tribute cake. Each tier represents an episode, is chock full of Easter eggs, and contains a ton of intricate details that Star Wars fans will love….

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 18, 2015
San Diego, CA (December 18, 2015) – The legendary late artist Al Williamson’s Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back stories are collected in the award-winning Artist’s Edition format this April. Included will be the complete adaptation, first published in issues #39 through #44 of the monthly Marvel Star Wars comic. In addition, pages from Star…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 18, 2015
JakksSWBigFigTroopers2 In a holiday display that is SURE to impress, Jakks Pacific has installed an ARMY of their 48″ Big Fig First Order Stormtrooper figures at local Glendale, Ca shopping center the Glendale Americana at Brand to help celebrate the opening weekend of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. It’s one thing to see 2 or 3 of these…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 17, 2015
NEW EAGLEMOSS We have just added 21 new preorders for Eaglemoss items including Batman Automobilia Collection, DC Superhero Best of Figure Collection, Bofur and Saruman in The Hobbit Collection, Marvel Fact Files, Marvel Chess Collection, and Star Trek Starships. HALO AND BATMAN METAL EARTH MODEL KITS Metal Earth is a collection of intricately designed model…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 16, 2015
DisInfinSWTFAPoster1 Disney Interactive and Lucasfilm today unveiled the official poster for Star Wars™: The Force Awakens™ Play Set, the third Star Wars Play Set to be released for Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition on Friday, December 18. The Play Set is the only game where players can experience characters and stories from the film, and with this latest addition, Disney Infinity 3.0 offers…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 13, 2015
For a limited time, JOIN Marvel Unlimited AND ENJOY YOUR FIRST MONTH for FREE!     New York, NY— December 11th, 2015— Marvel Unlimited returns to a galaxy far, far away this December and to celebrate, for a limited time, Marvel Unlimited is offering new and returning subscribers their first month free. For the first…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 11, 2015
SWUP_key_art2   SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Star Wars™: Uprising players have journeyed through an epic storyline across iconic locations including the planets Hoth and Cloud City, and unlocked new character classes, like Bounty Hunter and Diplomats. Now, players will embark on a quest to unlock the power of the Force™, to be among the few elite to earn…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 9, 2015
MEGA MAN X TAMASHII BUDDIES The Mega Man game series is popular around the world and now you can get Mega Man X and Zero in Tamashii Buddies form! Each figure comes with a special display stand that allows you to stack and show off your Tamashii Buddies collection. The interchangeable backgrounds will bring back…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 9, 2015
TGT_StarWars_LA_Live_Media_2 In anticipation of the upcoming film “The Force Awakens,” Target is giving fans and families the ultimate opportunity to make more Star Wars memories with the Target & Star Wars Galactic Experience at L.A. LIVE. The event will feature stunning dome structures that come together to form an otherworldly and interactive Star Wars experience. The…

 

by Lawrence Vollano
December 9, 2015
20100427-Luke-Tauntaun-Pin-cLFL   The Washington DC Metro Area Star Wars Collecting Club (DCSWCC) wishes to announce to fans and collectors that a limited number of their fourth and sixth bi-annual charity lapel pins are still available.  Order now for delivery in time for Christmas! The 2010 pin features Luke Skywalker on his tauntaun with DCSWCC’s signature Washington…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 8, 2015
ScreenHunter_164 Dec. 08 02.38 It’s never been a big secret in the collecting world that musician and actor Rick Springfield had an impressive collection of vintage Kenner Star Wars figures, but I think this is one of the first times he has shown it anywhere in public.   This week Rolling Stone caught up with Springfield and he opened…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 7, 2015
HTSWTFAReyBB8pic1 “The Force. It’s calling to you. Just let it in.” The release of one of most highly anticipated movies of all time, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, is almost here! Featuring a cast of new and familiar faces, the epic sequel will surely take Star Wars fans on a very exciting journey in a galaxy…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 6, 2015
HTSWTFAJakkuTrooperEx1 “A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away…” The long wait is almost over. The worldly anticipated Star Wars: The Force Awakens will finally begin hitting theatres around the globe in 2 weeks. With the story set 30 years after the events of Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi in this…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 5, 2015
ÿQÉlâ{âoâtâFâbâg 04 High Detail Figure of The Legendary Interstellar Bounty Hunter Arrives In Time For Holidays And Incorporates Japanese Samurai Aesthetic; “Daisho” Darth Vader Figure Debuts In January   Irvine, CA, December 4, 2015 – Bluefin, the leading North American distributor of toys, collectibles, and hobby merchandise from Japan, Hong Kong and more, delights Star Wars fans…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 5, 2015
ScreenHunter_160 Dec. 05 03.54 Hasbro’s Director of Product Design Steve Evans and Design Manager Bill Rawley take fans on a behind the scene look at the creation of Hasbro’s Target Exclusive remote controlled BB-8 droid from the upcoming Star Wars the Force Awakens feature film.

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 3, 2015
TRANSFORMERS MASTERPIECE MP-11NR RAMJET Ramjet is the latest to join the widely popular Masterpiece line. Transforming from robot to fighter jet this figure is armed with two blasters and comes with a hologram pilot. NEW ANIME ITEMS We have just listed 12 new anime items including Sonia Blanche 1/7 Scale figure from Shining Resonance for…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 1, 2015
BloomSW7Finn2 This past week Bloomingdale’s department store in New York City has been showing off an impressive display of costumes and props from the upcoming release of Star Wars The Force Awakens in their flagship store.  Bloomingdale’s has a long history of impressive window displays, and these are equally as impressive.   The displays were installed…

 

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