The Clone Wars

Review: CW12 Obi-Wan Kenobi

By Mike — Monday, June 25, 2012

The brave,noble, chin pondering Jedi Knight gets an update in 2012 that is an overall improvement in terms of sculpt, but loses some articulation in the process. Hasbro must not have been entirely happy with the version from 2011 and decided to issue a new, sterner looking, head sculpt a year later. Obi-Wan even comes with a climbing pack for some play value.

Carded Commander Fox

By Mike — Thursday, June 21, 2012

He's red and white and would have made a perfect Target exclusive! Jedi Temple Archives posts a carded shot of the new and upcoming Clone Commander Fox in his new Phase II armor.

Clone Wars Season 5: "There's A Lot Of Payoff Coming"

By Mike — Monday, June 11, 2012

That's according to supervising director Dave Filoni during an interview for Entertainment Weekly. If what's previewed on the Clone Wars Season 5 trailer is  a good snapshot of what's to come, we'll take him at his word!

Sideshow: Shaak-Ti Vs. Grievous Polystone Diorama Pre-Order

By Mike — Thursday, June 7, 2012

The Shaak Ti vs General Grievous "Hunt For The Jedi" Polystone Diorama is now up for pre-order by Sideshow for $349.99. Based on the 2005 Genndy Tartovosky Clone Wars "Battle of Hypori" episode (remember "Sha"Gi" Jedi?) this 1:8 scale polystone diorama is sure to be a stunner on display and scheduled for release in December.

Darth Maul Returns BP Revealed

By Mike — Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Sandtroopers.com unveils the scoop of the day by revealing some images of the Target exclusive Darth Maul Returns Battle Pack with Darth Maul (Clone Wars appearance), a Nightsister, and Armored Savage Opress

Cancelled Clone Wars DVD Sets On eBay UPDATE

By Mike — Thursday, March 15, 2012

The two "cancelled" Walmart exclusive Clone Wars DVD figure sets have popped up on eBay courtesy of a seller in Woodland Hills, CA. UPDATE: Yakface has a report that these sets have been found at Marshalls and TJ Maxx for $9.99 each! 

Preview: The Clone Wars #4.22 - Revenge

By Mike — Tuesday, March 13, 2012

A preview of this Friday's exciting season ending finale, Clone Wars episode  #4.22: Revenge, is now online with video and images. Savage and Maul, now reunited, pursue Obi-Wan Kenobi in search of revenge, and the Jedi Knight finds himself forced to unite with a surprising ally to defend against the deadly siblings.

Image Bank: Attack Recon Fighter with Anakin Skywalker

By Mike — Saturday, March 10, 2012

Originally planned for release in a different color scheme last year and packed with an Obi-Wan Kenobi, the Attack Recon Fighter now includes an all new Anakin Skywalker

Image Bank: Republic Assault Submarine with Scuba Clone Trooper

By Mike — Saturday, March 10, 2012

While there wasn't really much originality or excitement from collectors for the re-issued first wave of Class I Fleet Vehicles, the second wave are new and pretty fantastic, starting with this Republic Assault Submarine. It's got great features, an all new Scuba Trooper, and transforming attack mode. 

Preview: The Clone Wars #4.21 - Brothers

By Mike — Thursday, March 8, 2012

A preview of this Friday's next Clone Wars episode  #4.21: Brothers, is now online with video and images. The dark warrior Savage Opress is on a quest to find his long-lost brother. Could Darth Maul truly be alive, after more than a decade since his gruesome bisection at the blade of Obi-Wan Kenobi? Savage voyages into the depths of a twisted planet to find whatever became of the fallen Sith Lord.

Ashley Geeks Out As Ahsoka

By Mike — Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Actress Ashley Eckstein, the voice of Ahsoka Tano on the popular Cartoon Network animated series, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, had the ultimate cosplay experience recently when she dressed up in full make-up and costume as the Star Wars character she brings to life on the show. She documents her experience and the world of cosplay in a new blog she has written exclusively for CNN Geek Out! online and shares photos of the finished product.

Preview: The Clone Wars #4.20 - Bounty

By Mike — Friday, March 2, 2012

A preview of tonight's next Clone Wars episode  #4.20: Bounty, is now online with video and images. An aimless Asajj Ventress joins a team of bounty hunters under the leadership of young Boba Fett. On an alien world, they undertake a dangerous but profitable mission that tests the limits of their skills, and the strength of Asajj's character.

Preview: The Clone Wars #4.19 - Massacre

By Mike — Friday, February 17, 2012

A preview of tonight's next Clone Wars episode  #4.19: Massacre, is now online with video and images. Count Dooku is determined to have revenge against the Nightsisters of Dathmoir after their betrayal. General Grievous launches an all-out droid attack against the magic-wielding witches, and Mother Talzin and Asajj Ventress lead the defense with all the dark powers at their command.

Toy Fair 2012: Hasbro Image Bank Up!

By Mike — Saturday, February 11, 2012

We have posted up our Hasbro Collector Media Event photos to our Image Bank. There's a bunch of eye candy to see, including the amazing MTT, a brand new Tarkin, a Bespin Gown Leia, Weequay, and so much more! Did you ever dream of having a Jar Jar in carbonite? Well that just came true! A new SDCC exclusive that's based on the Bespin Chamber with 6 figures and a frozen Gungan!

Clone Wars Darth Maul Teaser

By Mike — Friday, February 10, 2012

Just after seeing him apparently meet his demise in The Phantom Menace 3D,  Darth Maul returns for the season finale of The Clone Wars next month. EW.com has posted a teaser and he looks mad as Sith!