TRU Big Book: LEGO C-3PO Minifig Gift with Purchase and 20% off 3.75 Inch Figures

By Mike — Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Black Friday will be here before you know it and ToysrUs has a few things planned for the Star Wars fan in their Great Big Book of Awesome including 20% off all Star Wars 3.75 inch figures and vehicles (excluding Black Series).

EA Star Wars Battlefront Trailer

By Mike — Tuesday, October 27, 2015

If there weren't a new Star Wars movie coming out, this trailer for the upcoming Star Wars Battlefront from EA would satiate fanboy dreams on its own. Starring all your favorite Original Trilogy feature players from a galaxy far, far away, the trailer is chockfull of FPS action with familiar galactic surroundings and hardware. The Boba Fett scene was pretty swaggy.

New ToysRUs TV Spot: Like Father, Like Daughter

By Mike — Tuesday, October 27, 2015

I think this new ToysRUs commercial sums up a lot of parental sentiments out there as the original generation passed on the torch to a new generation of Star Wars kids. It truly is a special time folks. Savor every moment.

FUNKO: Captain Phasma Announced as First Smuggler's Bounty Exclusive

By Mike — Tuesday, October 27, 2015 announced on their Twitter feed today that the first Funko Pop! Vinyl #SmugglersBounty exclusive is none other than Captain Phasma.

ToysRUs Debuts New Thinkway Star Wars Toys with Innovative New Technology

By Mike — Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Since the introduction of the first Star Wars toy in 1977, Toys“R”Us has served as the ultimate destination for Star Wars playthings, providing millions of kids and collectors across the globe with their most beloved memorabilia.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 2,224: Unkar's Thug (The Force Awakens)

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Unkar's Thug is here!  He's masked, he has a swell vest, and he's a normal height for an action figure.  But what is under the mask? That, I don't know.  Speculate wildly, or read this review.   Read on!

Sideshow: Sixth Scale R2-Q5

By Mike — Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Sideshow releases some photos of their forthcoming Sixth Scale R2-Q5 Imperial Astromech Droid. The black and bronze droid features retractable tripedal treads, hinged panels, and a light up dome feature.

Galactic Hunter is Now On Instagram

By Mike — Tuesday, October 27, 2015

GH is now on IG! Follow us now on Instagram for Star Wars collecting news, selfies, and food pics.


Justin Davis Releases Star Wars Themed Jewelry

By Mike — Monday, October 26, 2015

Renowned designer and jeweler Justin Davis, who has collaborated with the likes of Eminem and Sanrio, has released a stunning collection of Star Wars themed jewelry that is not for the meek of pocket. If you have that penchant for bling and don't mind dropping a stack or ten, or simply want to admire from the relative safety of your web browser, then click here to view the collection which consists of pendants, necklaces, rings, and more.

Comics: First Look at Epic Vader Down Crossover!

By Mike — Monday, October 26, 2015

Two of the biggest comics in the world collide this November as STAR WARS and DARTH VADER cross over for the first time! And it all starts right here! Today, Marvel is pleased to present your first look at STAR WARS: VADER DOWN #1 – the kickoff to the blockbuster six-part crossover. Chartbusting writers Jason Aaron (Star Wars, Doctor Strange) and Kieron Gillen (Darth Vader, Young Avengers) join forces with fan-favorite artists Mike Deodato (Original Sin) and Salvador Larroca (Darth Vader) to combine both titles in the mighty Marvel manner!


Thief Makes Off with 45k Star Wars Collection

By Mike — Monday, October 26, 2015

Those childhood memories can attract quite the scum and villainy. A Vancouver, Washington Star Wars collector reportedly had about $30-45,000 worth of what appears to be mostly vintage Kenner collectibles stolen from his home. Click here for the full report from KRON4.

FREE LEGO Poster with Purchase

By Mike — Monday, October 26, 2015

LEGO Shop is offering a FREE LEGO Revenge of the Sith collectible poster with every purchase. The poster will be included in your cart upon checkout and is valid from October 26-November 1st

Medicom Toy Bearbrick Holographic Darth Vader

By Mike — Monday, October 26, 2015

Just in time for the highly anticipated release of The Force Awakens, Medicom Toy will be issuing a new Holographic Darth Vader Bearbrick. This sure to be highly coveted Japanese collectible will come in 400% and 1000% iterations and are available online this Saturday, October 31st.

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 2,223: R2-D2 (The Force Awakens)

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, October 26, 2015

For The Force Awakens, Hasbro outfitted R2-D2 with a completely new harness that features energy blasters.  For those of us who have been waiting 19 years for the cryptotoyological toy to show up, here's one!  The R2-D2 itself is similar to the Mission Series release from a while back, but the shade of blue is different.  Read on!

Q&A: Star Wars Vehicles, Mini Machine Madness, Lightsaber Change-O-Rama

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, October 25, 2015

This week in Q&A: Let's talk New Hasbro Vehicles - are they really old Hasbro vehicles in disguise? And Overseas Toy Distribution - you probably know where we're going here. Also on deck, Lightsabers - are they changing right before our eyes? 

UPDATE: We got a pic of the new Slave I, thanks!


Oh, and they're also reissuing all the Star Wars score albums on vinyl in a big boxed set.


Don't forget, you can send in your questions for next week. Read on!