The Force Awakens

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 2,231: PZ-4CO (The Force Awakens)

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, November 5, 2015

We got a new Astromech with BB-8, so let's enjoy a new protocol droid with PZ-4CO!  She's blue, she has a long neck, and she looks and feels more toy-like than a lot of other recent figures.  For this reason, why wouldn't you want to buy one?   Read on!

Battle Action Millennium Falcon Best Toy for Christmas 2015

By Mike — Thursday, November 5, 2015

Hasbro's new Battle Action Millennium Falcon is the best toy for the holiday season according to the Telegraph. It may not be a close to scale B.M.F., but features plenty of electronic sounds and lights, not to mention a Nerf firing canon, that should be just the right kind of play magic that would attract the parental demographic looking for gift giving ideas for their The Force Awakens mesmerized kids.

New The Force Awakens Character Posters Released

By Mike — Wednesday, November 4, 2015

We're less than 45 days away from the release of The Force Awakens and a new set set of character theatrical posters are released featuring compelling portraits of Han Solo, Princess Leia, Finn, Rey, and Kylo Ren. Check them out after the jump!

John Boyega Featured in the Latest CNET

By Mike — Wednesday, November 4, 2015

John Boyega is interviewed in the latest issue of CNET where he describes how he feels about being an action figure and his character in the upcoming The Force Awakens“I think Finn is a very interesting character.  Finn is going to represent that classic ‘Star Wars’ narrative.  We have all these new characters coming in, but Finn is going to be one of the characters that carries on the narrative that we all know from the original".

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 2,230: General Hux (The Force Awakens)

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Meet General Hux!  It's a new character that totally isn't Denis Leary cosplaying as Toht from Raiders.  He's got a long coat, a short gun, and a hat - what more could you ask for?  If it was First Order logos on his sleeves, you'd get that too.  Anyway, it's neat - read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 2,229: Kylo Ren (Wings, The Force Awakens)

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Back in September we got Kylo Ren. And now we got another one, with new wacky extra weapons - they're basically wings with Weequay pikes at the end of them.  Is it worth re-buying?   Does it matter if you're a completistRead on!

Hot Toys: Here Comes The Captain!

By Mike — Tuesday, November 3, 2015

You've seen the troops, now meet El Hefe. Hot Toys releases this teaser image of what presumably is a forthcoming Sixth Scale Captain Phasma figure. Stay tuned for more details!

Target Exclusive 6-Inch Black Series Poe and Stormtrooper - Free Shipping, $10 Off

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, November 1, 2015

If you're like me, you're a) cheap and b) don't have the Target exclusive  Star Wars The Force Awakens Black Series 6in Figure Set  just yet.   Right now it's in stock for $39.99 and it ships free - plus if you use the code BESTGIFT during checkout, you get $10 (25%) off.  I just placed my order, and if you don't have yours yet it's as good of a time as any to do so.  Click here to check availability.

Thanks for the tip, Phil!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 2,227: Stormtrooper Officer (Desert, The Force Awakens)

By Adam Pawlus — Friday, October 30, 2015

An Entertainment Earth exclusive, the desert flavor of the Stormtrooper Officer comes with a red pauldron and a totally different paint job on his Assault Walker.   It's a little whiter than the jungle trooper, and looks like it should fit right in on a Jakku shelf. It's also shipping right now.  Read on!

Star Wars Figure of the Day: Day 2,226: Sarco Plank (The Force Awakens)

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, October 29, 2015

Walk the plank!  Or don't.  This is Sarco Plank, a new alien menace who has popped up in at least one of the books so far.  He's due to be in The Force Awakens and if I were a betting man, I'd assume in a very limited role.  Want to see more?  Read on!

LRG Star Wars Capsule Collection

By Mike — Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Popular streetwear brand LRG is a planning a capsule collection to coincide with the release of highly anticipated The Force Awakens as an official clothing sponsor. The company issued this 15 second teaser video featuring AT-AT's and the planet Hoth

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).

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

StarWars.com 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.