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Gentle Giant: SDCC Exclusives Now Available

By Mike — Thursday, July 26, 2012

Gentle Giant's Comic-Con exclusives are now available for everyone at their online store. Pick up the awesome Jumbo Vintage Blue Snaggletooth, McQuarrie Stormtrooper minibust, and the Admiral Motti minibust today!

Comic-Con: Lucasfilm Pavilion Image Bank

By Mike — Wednesday, July 18, 2012

The Lucasfilm Pavilion was the usual hotbed of activity with lots to see and shop, and unless you had an aversion for crawling, slithering, reptiles like a certain world hopping fedora wearing archeologist, then the live snake display touting the release of the Indiana Jones series on Blu-ray was certainly a highlight.

Comic-Con: Carbonite Chamber Now Available At HTS

By Mike — Wednesday, July 18, 2012

The San Diego Comic-Con exclusive Vintage Carbonite Chamber 7 Pack is now available for sale online at HasbroToyShop for $79.99 each! Click here to order yours! SOLD OUT at 9:30 am PT. Less than 30 minutes!

Comic-Con: eFX, Hallmark, Acme Archives Image Bank

By Mike — Wednesday, July 18, 2012

We have uploaded photos from the eFX, Hallmark, and Acme Archives booths at Comic-Con. eFX previewed their forthcoming The Old Republic and Starkiller lightsabers. Acme Archives unveiled the latest Christian Waggoner masterwork featuring a Sandtrooper that the artist painted during the show.

Comic-Con: Super7 Image Bank

By Mike — Wednesday, July 18, 2012

With interest in Kenner retro vintage style Star Wars action figures growing in popularity, Super7 brilliantly pulled one of the more pleasantly surprising reveals by announcing that they will be producing retro action figures based on Kenner's unproduced 1979 Alien prototypes.

Comic-Con: Official Hasbro Photos

By Mike — Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Hasbro has provided us with their official product photos for their 2012 San Diego Comic-Con reveals, including images of the new Droid Factory action figures. Click here to view them all in our Image Bank!

 

 

Comic-Con: Standby For Carbonite Chamber and Other SDCC Exclusives

By Mike — Monday, July 16, 2012

It's the day after Comic-Con and as in previous years, Hasbro will offer a limited quantity of their show exclusives online including the Star Wars Carbonite Chamber. These generally sell out within the hour and their site is already experiencing some lag, so this is going to be a bandwidth raffle ticket. Click here and keep checking for availability. Good luck!

 

Comic-Con: Kotobukiya's ARTFX+, Bishoujo Line Takes Center Stage

By Mike — Sunday, July 15, 2012

Kotobukiya's red hot ARTFX+ line has been a great seller for the Japanese company to the point that they're pulling back on their larger 1/7 scale ARTFX statues. The interchangeable parts, displayability, and pricepoint have made them popular with collectors.

Comic-Con: LEGO Unveils Rancor Pit, Maul Exclusive

By Mike — Sunday, July 15, 2012

LEGO has come a long way from yellow only mini-figures. Their new Rancor set is pretty spectacular and includes a Rancor monster, Jedi Luke, Rancor Keeper, and a Gamorrean Guard for pork rind snacking purposes.

Comic-Con: Hasbro Booth Brings Out Vintage BMF

By Mike — Saturday, July 14, 2012

The new ToysRUs exclusive Big Millennium Falcon in vintage packaging was brought out for display in the Hasbro booth and it looks huge as it should and amazingly fantastic.

Brian's Toys: Pre-order Exclusive Jocasta Nu

By Mike — Friday, July 13, 2012

You can now pre-order the just announced exclusive Jocasta Nu from our sponsors at BriansToys.com! The Jedi librarian is priced for $24.99 and comes with a lightsaber, lightsaber hilt, battle bag with string closure, and Master Dooku "Lost 20" Bust along with a mantle.

Comic-Con: Hasbro Presentation and Booth Photos

By Mike — Friday, July 13, 2012

If you follow us on Twitter or Facebook, you know about all the goodness that's to come!

Comic-Con: Live Tweeting Hasbro Panel

By Mike — Friday, July 13, 2012

We'll be live tweeting from the Hasbro panel today at 11 am PT. Be sure to follow us @galactichunter for all the breaking info!

 

 

 

Comic-Con: Sideshow Image Bank Photos

By Mike — Friday, July 13, 2012

There's lots to see at Sideshow's Comic-Con booth, particularly if you're a fan of Boba Fett and Darth Malgus. The Mythos collection is stunning in person, and speaking of stunning in person, Premium Format Shaak-Ti is sexy and she knows it.

Comic-Con: Gentle Giant Has Rebo Band, Clone Exclusives, And Spidey Maul

By Mike — Friday, July 13, 2012

While minibusts and statues remain the core of Gentle Giant's offerings, their Jumbo Kenner Vintage Figure assortment grows in popularity as well as selection and a new entry in their statue collection based on a certain tattooed Sith Lord's appearance in the Clone Wars series is the star of the show.