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.
I'm off in the arctic wilds of the Eastern United States this week, so I'm totally qualified to tell you about the Ugnaught, who are experts at operating refridgeration equipment. This is the newest one, which means he's a year old. Exciting? Sure. Read on!
Toys R Us releases their Great Big Christmas Book featuring several items on sale including $20 off the Rise of Boba Fett Ultimate Battle Pack ($79.99) and various role play and LEGO sets. Click here to shop online or you can even be fancy and cool by downloading their free iPad app.
Get over to Brian's Toys to get your hands on the 2010 Vintage-Style Rocket-Firing Boba Fett! Forget about ruining all your carded figures just to send in some proof-of-purchases, because Brian's Toys will help you complete your collection.
Hasbro's newest Mace Windu is a huge, huge improvement over most of its Jedi figures. It has new ankle joints unlike any other Star Wars figure, he can sit, and basically it all just plain works and holds together nicely. Throw away your old ones and get this new one, kids! Read on!
Here's a photo gallery breakdown of the January 2011 coolness that Hasbro is unleashing — Vintage Collection and The Clone Wars. We're in for a pretty cool kick-off to an exciting year. (Plus there's still more great fun to come before the end of 2010!) Enjoy!
Hasbro put out a mini-slideshow with a sneak preview of some of the products in the pipeline for 2011. Here's a copy of the slides in PDF format (view full post to see download link). More news and photos to come!
Hey kids, it's really Fordo! Actually it's an ARC Trooper Commander but for now, it'll have to do. It's super-articulated, doesn't have a removable helmet, and is super-cool. Why didn't you already get one? Read on!
This session's Q&A is a mixed bag (especially as we went into the interrogation with San Diego Comic-Con and Celebration V information overload). So will that 'other' Imperial Scanning Crew Tech find his way (with his cool gadgets) into your collection? Will we see the final moments of Darth Vader on his Funeral Pyre in figure form? Let's see what the latest from Hasbro tells us...
In due time before the holiday rush, Hasbro wants to remind us of the plethora of exclusives that are now or will be soon available at their retailer partners. They sent us some nice hi-res images, most of which you've seen before, along with some product copy for you to brush up on pricepoints and retailer availability. Large bandwidth needed! Enjoy!
From BigBadToyStore: Last week's $5 Sale was very popular and is currently still running. We decided to add more items to the sale and now have the $10 Sale running
with 50 items marked down nicely. Also check out this week's latest pre-orders and IN STOCK items!
Hasbro says it's Nien Nunb but some reference books say that it's Ten Numb. Whoever he is, he's red, he looks like a shaved mouse, and is pretty decent. If he's still hanging out, should you get one? Read on!
Gentle Giant and StarWarsShop bring you this awesome Ralph McQuarrie Vader bronze bust. Measuring about 8 inches and limited to only a scant 100 pieces worldwide, this ultra limited edition collectible, with the ultra limited price of $1,499 each, isn't for everyone's wallet, but would make a worthy centerpiece for any collection.
Both Kmart's web site and retail stores are selling the big 2010 Hasbro Star Wars AT-AT vehicle for $49.99. We're not sure how or why they're selling it at such a low price, but it doesn't matter-- go out and get yours now before they realize they're losing money! It's a really big item and positively worth the $49.99.