Comic-Con 2012

Gentle Giant: Motti Video, LeParmienter Signing

By Mike — Thursday, June 21, 2012

Gentle Giant has posted a video showcasing more images of their new Comic-Con exclusive Admiral Motti Minibust including some boxed shots and 360 views.

Gentle Giant: SDCC Exclusive McQuarrie Stormtrooper Minibust

By Mike — Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Gentle Giant reveals a second exclusive minibust for San Diego Comic-Con. The Ralph McQuarrie Stormtrooper minibust is based on the master concept artist's early design and pre-production illustrations for A New Hope.

Gentle Giant: SDCC Exclusive Admiral Motti Minibust

By Mike — Monday, June 18, 2012

Gentle Giant, through their sorcerous ways,  doesn't conjure the stolen data tapes,  but they do reveal their fist exclusive piece of the summer conventions season! The Admiral Motti minibust will be offered at San Diego Comic-Con next month, but Premier Guild members can pre-order him now.

Acme Archives: Convention Exclusive Biker Scout Character Key

By Mike — Thursday, June 14, 2012

Acme Archives announces their exclusive for Comic-Con International and Celebration VI to be a Scout Trooper Character Key in animated style. That key has a run of 1000 pieces and is priced at $39.00 each. Following in the same theme, Acme will also offer a non-exclusive Speederbike Sketchplate at Comic-Con.

Sideshow: SDCC Commander Fox?

By Mike — Thursday, June 14, 2012

Sideshow is literally and virtually putting the pieces together to reveal their Comic-Con 2012 exclusives, and the next piece appears to be the left leg of Clone Commander Fox.

Hi-Res Vintage Wave 6

By Mike — Thursday, June 14, 2012

Hasbro did right by that ROTJ Vader card. Presenting some really hi-res images for your close scrutiny and inspection of the upcoming Vintage Collection Wave 6 featuring the "Lost Line" alternate cardbacks and some carded shots of the Shock Trooper, Sandtrooper, and Darth Vader in their regular retro black and chrome Kenner cardbacks. Enjoy!

New SDCC Exclusive Carbonite Chamber Photos

By Mike — Thursday, June 7, 2012

Hasbro has released a couple of nice, clear photos of the Comic-Con International 2012 Star Wars Exclusive Carbonite Chamber multi-pack featuring an exclusive Vintage Collection Jar Jar Binks in Carbonite.

Sideshow: Sixth Scale Vader Peek

By Mike — Friday, June 1, 2012

Sideshow continues to tease and updates their San Diego Comic-Con splash page with an image of the upcoming Sixth Scale Removable Helmet Darth Vader

Comic-Con 2012: Hallmark Reveals 4-LOM and Zuckuss Exclusives

By Mike — Thursday, May 31, 2012

That Galactic Hunter Christmas Tree is nearly complete as Hallmark announces the follow up to their Dengar and IG-88 exclusive Keepsake Ornaments from 2011. 4-LOM and Zuckuss will be offered as this year's Comic-Con International exclusive.

Sideshow: Take A Peek At Pre-Production Mythos Fett

By Mike — Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Sideshow offers a pre-production glimpse at the upcoming Mythos Boba Fett Statue in their Design and Development Section as more will be revealed in the exciting runup to Comic-Con 2012!

Lost Line Exclusive Pics

By Mike — Thursday, May 3, 2012

Carded photos of the "Lost Line" wave of The Vintage Collection figures have been posted at Sandtroopers.com. As we first reported at Toy Fair, this wave includes a character from each Episode of the Star Wars saga.

Comic-Con 2012 Passes Sold Out

By Mike — Saturday, March 3, 2012

Passes for all 4 days of this year's Comic-Con International in San Diego went on sale online this morning at 8 am, and as anticipated, quickly sold out in record time. The event takes place this year from July 12-15 with a Preview Night on Wednesday, July 11th. We'll be there for our annual coverage.