BBTS: Price Cut on 4200 Items!

By Mike — Thursday, August 19, 2010

We've just reduced pricing on 2000 items by 10% to 20% - many of these were already on sale previously and are now priced even more attractively.  There are a total of 4200+ items discounted between 20% and 90% off - with 1300 of them priced at 50% off or more!   Take a look at the new sale menu here for a ton of great deals! More ahead on this week's announcement!

When Ewoks Attack!

By Mike — Thursday, August 19, 2010

Sideshow sneak peeks their "Fall of the Empire" Ewoks vs. Stormtrooper Polystone diorama. A full product reveal is expected on August 24th with pre-orders being taken on August 26th. Click here for the preview!

Figure of the Day: Day 1,352

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, August 19, 2010

If you like your robots retro, the Rocket Battle Droid is a good candidate.  Released in a couple of ways so far, this figure has a big can opener, a rocket pack, and a wacky helmet thing on his head.  How can you go wrong?  You can't!  Read on!

TRU Vintage AT-AT Found

By Mike — Thursday, August 19, 2010

Our desert based Galactic Hunter, Mickey Gunslinger, comes through once again reporting that the Kennertastic Vintage Boxed AT-AT was found today in Toys R Us Chandler, AZ with a TRU exclusive price of $109.99. Happy Hunting and keep reporting those finds hunters!

 

Figure of the Day: Day 1,351

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, August 18, 2010

A former Fan's Choice candidate, and also a figure Hasbro once said couldn't ever be done with a removable helmet, this Rebel Trooper in Scout Trooper Disguise (or Nik Sant, maybe) is pretty swell. Part of a great Battle Pack, he's most likely long gone from your stores-- but should you get him if you find one somehow?  Read on!

Ad: Summer Blowout Sale at Entertainment Earth

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Ad: It's time to save up to 90% off in the Entertainment Earth Summer Blowout Sale! Just click here to begin saving on over 700 items are available from action figures to bobble heads to statues and more!  Click through for pricing and availability on closeout Star Wars items as well as hundreds of other great G.I. Joe, anime, and other collectibles!

Gentle Giant Holiday Amidala Pre-order Info

By Mike — Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Curatola01 informs us that Gentle Giant has posted pre-order info for the sexy cool Padme Amidala Snowbunny Holiday minibust, their latest entry in for their Holiday exclusives. The pre-order appears to be reserved for Premier Guild Members since the page currently can't be accessed.

Sideshow 12" Commander Cody Gallery and Pre-order Info

By Mike — Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Sideshow has posted up a gallery of photos for their forthcoming 12" Commander Cody, the latest entry in their Militaries of Star Wars assortment. Cody will be offered in an exclusive edition, which includes a figure display base, and a regular edition for $124.99.

CV Medicom Fett VCD On Sale

By Mike — Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Those who couldn't make it to Celebration V can now rejoice and purchase one of the more popular exclusives at the show! The Celebration V Boba Fett VCD (Vinyl Collectible Doll) by Medicom Toy Japan is now available to order at Sideshow for $99.99 each. Quantities are sure to be limited so click here and order yours today!

Figure of the Day: Day 1,350

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Hey kids, it's Roth-Del Masona, or another Jedi for you to buy!  This figure was (and still is) available at Target as an exclusive and was forged from the mighty form of an existing Mace Windu body.  Should you get one?  Read on!

Arnie and Marjorie in the News

By Mike — Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Super collectors and overall nice people Arnie and Marjorie Carvalho of Star Wars Action News are profiled in the Springfield, Illinois State Journal-Register with a focus on their Celebration V exploits. Click here for the article!

Hasbro @ Celebration 5 - Douse The Houselights (Big Photos With Commentary)

By Adam May — Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Jon Stewart, call me! I'll trade you a Stormy Sevenspire figure for a Jon Stewart, and welcome to the club! Also... Aayla Secura A-Go-Go, Dr. Evazan, the FAN-tastic/KID-tastic Droid Factory Galactic Swap Meet, Slave 1, and some of the rumors (keeping me grounded). Also... exit smiling.

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.

Figure of the Day: Day 1,349

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, August 16, 2010

Today let's look at Clone Captain Rex, covered in eel blood!  Figure of the Day has never been so gross.  Is this figure worth picking up just because he's covered in blue goo?  Read on!

Warwick Davis With Vintage Collection Wicket @ Hasbro Pavilion

By Adam May — Monday, August 16, 2010

Warwick Davis, the actor inside the furry suit of everyone's favorite Ewok, Wicket, stopped by the Hasbro pavilion to check out the new Wicket figure (this time sporting the non-animated brown hood) and pose for photos with fans and even Hasbro/Star Wars team members. (Most importantly, he was able get the accurate brown hood placed on the little furball figure.) Check it out, and the big smile says it all.