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BB-8 USB Fan Coming to Japan

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, February 8, 2017

3238 You want it?  Here it is - come and get it!  NCS posted a pre-order for a BB-8 USB Fan, due around June for pennies under $27.00.  It's orange and white and hollow - and arriving just in time for you to actually potentially want or need a desk fan.   It's part of Sega's consumer goods line, as they make this kind of stuff. 

New from Japan - Star Wars Lunchplate

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, October 11, 2016

New from Kotobukiya - at importer NCS - is the Star Wars Lunchplate.  A Landspeeder and Millennium Falcon-based platter set is up for grabs for $40.90.   Each one, I suppose, makes lunch an out of this world experience.  Check it out!

Hasbro Star Wars Blind Figures Coming to Japan

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, August 29, 2013

Friend of the site (to whom I owe an email or two) Daniel sent me this link to a Japanese site showcasing Hasbro's recent Saga Legends and Mission Series 3 3/4-inch action figures in blind boxes.   These new-to-me figures appear to be in Hasbro-branded boxes, which is unusual for the Japanese market, and as far as I can tell there are no obvious difference between their not-blind and likely cheaper US counterparts.