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LEGO Star Wars Hoth Echo Base A-Comin'

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, June 5, 2011

Would you believe... Bacta Luke in LEGO? I wouldn't, but I was directed to this page on LEGO.de showcasing LEGO 7879, the Hoth Echo Base.  It's impressive, includes 2-1B, and is loaded with stuff.  You'll want to see it, so go see it.

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Massive LEGO Star Wars Super Star Destroyer Executor Is Massive

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, April 13, 2011

A number of fan sites found a deep-linked image of LEGO Star Wars Super Star Destroyer Executor as seen here.  Multiple figures are included, but there's no actual listing, and the deep-linked image hosted on LEGO.com has since been taken down.  But there it is! 

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Target Gets New LEGO 30054 AT-ST Polybag

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, March 20, 2011

A new 46-piece LEGO 30054 AT-ST is showing up in Target's new Easter sections, alongside new Ninjago and another City set.  It's $3.99.  In addition to this are other toys from various lines, including Funko's super-cool DC Pop! Vinyl Figures.  (Green Lantern seems to sell out the fastest.)  Happy hunting!

Toy Fair: Best In Show

By Mike — Thursday, February 17, 2011

Another cold, wintery Toy Fair is behind us, and while we understand the reasons behind having it in New York in February, there has to be some workaround where we aren't under a blizzard warning every year and don't have to explain to our spouses or significant others why Valentine's Day for a toy geek actually falls the next Saturday after Toy Fair. But we digress.

Toy Fair: LEGO Has The Galaxy In Store for Fall

By Mike — Sunday, February 13, 2011

(NEW YORK, NY) LEGO held their annual Toy Fair media event this year and unveiled some great new sets slated for release this fall. The larger sets this year include an all-new Millennium Falcon and Republic Frigate. Fans of The Clone Wars mini-series can now also collect the first ever Savage Opress mini figure that is included with the new Sith Nightspeeder.

Toy Fair: LEGO Image Bank

By Mike — Sunday, February 13, 2011

Our Toy Fair coverage continues with photos from the LEGO press event this morning. A few awesome sets are slated for the fall including a Sith Nightspeeder with Savage Opress minifig, Republic Frigate, and Millennium Falcon. Guests were also given a limited edition LEGO Star Wars miniland boxed set of Han Solo and Chewbacca. These figures are the actual design and scale that will be displayed in the forthcoming LEGOLAND attraction. 

Star Wars Toys Pull in $510 Million in 2010

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, February 6, 2011

Have you heard all those rumors that Star Wars is floundering as a toy line?  All lies.   The Hollywood Reporter confirms that in 2010-- a non-movie, non-major release year, that our favorite space brand brought in a whopping $510,000,000.  This includes both Hasbro and LEGO products.

LEGOLAND Announces New Star Wars Themed Area

By Mike — Thursday, January 6, 2011

For the first time ever, LEGOLAND California will feature a Star Wars themed area that will be located in miniland this coming March! With over 2,000 LEGO models, the miniland will follow a chronological path through the Star Wars timeline – Episodes I – VI plus Clone Wars will all be there! Individual film scenes were selected by a panel of LEGO, LEGOLAND and Lucasfilm experts. The miniland will have over 1.5 million LEGO bricks, weigh more than 1.3 tons and took over 13 months to develop and build.

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LEGO 2011, If You Missed It

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, November 15, 2010

The great Brickpedia put up a massive listing (with pictures) of numerous 2011 LEGO products including Star Wars.  Want to see the upcoming Mandalorian set for $10, with 4 Mandalorian Troopers?  You'll want to read this.

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LEGO "Bombad Bounty" Movie

By Mike — Tuesday, November 2, 2010

LEGO kicks off the holiday season with a new mini-movie starring Jar Jar Binks dawdling and stumbling his way through various Star Wars scenes we know and love.

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LEGO Case and Playmats for 2011

By Mike — Thursday, October 7, 2010

LEGO is releasing a new Star Wars Zip Bin Battle Bridge and TIE Figher Zip Bin in 2011. Each case can be converted into their own play environments and battle mats for your LEGO Star Wars mini figures.  Click here for the whole story at StarWars.com.

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Celebration V: LEGO Giant Mural in Time Lapse and More

By Mike — Monday, August 16, 2010

LEGO presented in grand style and for a good cause at Celebration V in Orlando, where fans created an awesome Star Wars LEGO mural. For every tile that a fan places on the mural, LEGO donates 330 bricks to St. Jude Children's hospital.

LEGO at CV: Mural Event for Children's Hospital

By Mike — Wednesday, August 11, 2010

To commemorate the 30th anniversary of Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back, LEGO Systems, Inc. and Lucasfilm Ltd. are summoning the force of LEGO® and STAR WARS fans and families to participate in a three-day collaborative build of an eight-foot tall, 15-foot wide LEGO mystery mural to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The mural will be constructed by attendees of Star Wars Celebration V and a LEGO Master Builder at Orlando’s Orange County Convention Center from August 13-15.

 

Comic-Con Image Bank: Gentle Giant, Sideshow, LEGO, and Views

By Mike — Saturday, July 24, 2010

Our Galactic Image Bank is updated with new photos from Gentle Giant, LEGO, Sideshow, Kotobukiya, EFX Collectibles, the Lucasfilm Pavilion, and last but certainly not least, our traditional Views From The Floor. Enjoy!

LEGO UCS Obi-Wan Jedi Starfighter Unveiled

By Mike — Thursday, July 22, 2010

LEGO announces the new Ultimate Collector Series Obi-Wan Kenobi Jedi Starfighter. It includes 676 pieces and equipped with twin laser cannons and a fully detailed cockpit interior.