Q&A: Prequel Sequel, Star Wars Force Friday Returns, Old Collectors

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, July 3, 2016

This week in Q&A - New Avenues for Old Lines! Can we stick in the past forever? More Force Friday - are we ready for the encore? And the adult collector - is there enough for us? (Yes.)

 

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SDCC: Hasbro SDCC and Celebration Exclusives Revealed

By Mike — Friday, July 1, 2016

Hasbro unveils Black Series awesomeness for the 2016 Summer Conventions. A TBS 6 inch series Kylo Ren will be offered at Celebration Europe at the Forbidden Planet booth while a TBS 6 inch Obi-Wan Kenobi pack will be at the Hasbro booth at San Diego Comic-Con! Read on for more!

 

SDCC: Funko Exclusive Reveals Continue

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, June 29, 2016

They said it would never happen - or did they?   Funko posted a new announcement with a Star Wars thumbs-up BB-8 with torch, Han Solo with bowcaster, and Indiana Jones!  Really!  He's got the idol and the whip, so choke on that Satipo.

SDCC Exclusive: Jumbo Jakks C-3PO Exclusive Action Figure

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Star Wars: TFA Deluxe C-3PO Figure - Convention ExclusiveC-3PO is coming to Comic-Con at Entertainment Earth! This 20-inch scale action figure is the first-ever C-3PO in this size, and it comes complete with a shiny gold metal finish you won't find anywhere else. Click here to see it and more details, but you can't pre-order it - it's only available at booth #2343 in San Diego!

It's Back: Toys R Us Exclusive Snowtrooper Officer Action Figure

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, June 28, 2016

It's back!  The Toys R Us exclusive 6-inch Snowtrooper Officer action figure had a new production run and is showing up in stores all over Phoenix, AZ - and perhaps in your town, too!   No obvious changes were spotted, but if you missed it here's your chance to snag one at a reasonable price.   I saw them at two different stores so far this week, and it's only Tuesday.   Happy hunting! 

SDCC 2016 Exclusives: Mattel Star Wars Death Star Trench

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, June 28, 2016

While Hasbro remains silent on their plans for the big show, Mattel rolled out a classic with this one.   A Death Star Trench Race set has 3 TIE Fighters and an X-Wing, but in car form with enhanced deco and electronics.  $50 for four cars in a fancy box - if you can swing it. 

Q&A: Star Wars Rogue One Specilation, Toy Hunting, and Molds

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, June 26, 2016

This week in Q&A - Walgreens Toy Hunts - how are they? Access to molds - are some toys truly gone forever? And Mon Mothma - is it reasonable to expect a third figure for Rogue One?

 

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Q&A: Big Lines, Star Wars Droids, and Off-Topic Fun

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, June 19, 2016

This week in Q&A - Can a line get too big? I think so. BB-8 - why can't you buy him alone? Off-topic Aliens question - why not? I like Xenomorphs and Funko, so let's do this.

 

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Q&A: Edition Sizes of Star Wars Action Figures (Are Unknown), Joes, Movies

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, June 12, 2016

This week in Q&A - Edition Sizes - are a mystery. But we can make some guesses. And The Force Awakens - why not? I got space to fill. And G.I. Joe - do I know something you don't know? Is that a cruel tease? Has anyone seen my keys?

 

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Q&A: Sizes, Scales, Star Wars Action Figure Bootlegs

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, June 5, 2016

This week in Q&A - Size Matters - why are there different sizes and materials? Also action figures - are we getting enough? And once more, 6-inch bootlegs - this is a real thing. And it probably will be for a while.

 

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Disney Launches New Star Wars Prop Replica Line

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Ultimate Studio Edition Star Wars Collectibles are now up for grabs at http://collectibles.starwars.com/.  This new product line is yet another prop replica maker, with one key difference - these ones boast even more authenticity, and are priced (and packaged) accordingly.   Eight pieces are up for grabs now, all from The Force Awakens, including Vader's melted helmet (pictured) as a limited edition of 500 for $3,500.

Q&A: Star Wars Licensing, Promo Posters, and Skipped Figures

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, May 29, 2016

This week in Q&A - Licensing - is there a reason nobody but Hasbro is doing 3 3/4-inch figures? (Yes.) And figure posters - a relic of the past? Finally, figures you skipped - can we say that their return is inevitable?

 

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Ad - New Exclusive Mandalorian Stein at Entertainment Earth

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Star Wars Mandalorian Symbol 20 oz. Stein - EE ExclusiveAd: Star Wars Boba Fett Mandalorian Symbol 20 oz. Ceramic Stein - an Entertainment Earth Exclusive! This colorful collectible is $14.99 and due in September. Order yours today!

Netflix - New Exclusive Home to Disney, Star Wars, Marvel Movies

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, May 23, 2016

According to VentureBeat - Netflix to become exclusive U.S. pay TV home for latest Disney movies from September.   But what does that mean?  From the article:

"It’s worth emphasizing that this will apply only to new theatrical releases, as there are separate licensing deals in place for other Disney content."

Well, there you have it - maybe this will pave the way to that all-important live-action show that we've never seen much progress on, if it's ever going to happen.

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Q&A: Star Wars Single Market, 6-Inch Action, and The Lost Droid Factory

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, May 22, 2016

This week in Q&A - Droid Factory - let's keep talking! And carded figures - where are the singles at? Finally, 6-inch figures - did we see the popularity coming? (Yes.)

 

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