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.

Q&A: Post-CV Edition, Let's Everybody Read

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, August 15, 2010

After a long hard slog through the swamps, I’m back with a very special Q&A!  It’s so special, you simply have to read it.  (That’s true every week, of course.)  Find out about Chewbacca head sculpt problems, your complaints about pegwarmers, and some toys that aren’t coming to America so therefore you want them.

Celebration V: Final Gallery Updates

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, August 15, 2010

Packaged Battle of Endor pilot boxed set photos with new droids and Grizz Frix!  Attack of the Clones vintage figures with different views and outfits!  Adorable plushies!  Massive fan diorama galleries!  The entire TK Project Stormtrooper helmet collection!  All of this awaits you below!

CV: Pawlus Livetweeting Matthew Wood/Ben Burtt Panel

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, August 15, 2010

It's just about to start!  How will another panel about sound translate to social media?  Follow all the fun on Twitter-- assuming the panel gets started soon-- and find out!

CV: Pawlus Livetweeting Gary Kurtz Panel

By Adam Pawlus — Saturday, August 14, 2010

Yes, there's more!  I'll be posting more Twitter nonsense, this time from the Gary Kurtz panel.  Will he talk about the alternate Return of the Jedi? How about the 12-episode outline George doesn't talk about anymore?  I can't wait to find out, so follow me on Twitter to join the fun!

Celebration V: Presenting the StewartTrooper!

By Mike — Saturday, August 14, 2010

Earlier this afternoon at STAR WARS Celebration V in Orlando, The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart sat down for a one-hour interview with STAR WARS creator George Lucas in what was billed “The Main Event.”  Hasbro is proud and honored to create a special gift for Stewart, which Lucas presented to him during the event – a one of a kind (NOT FOR SALE) 3.75-inch Jon Stewart Stormtrooper action figure! 

Deleted Scene: Luke's Lightsaber

By Adam Pawlus — Saturday, August 14, 2010

The deleted scene shown in today's tease for the upcoming Blu-Ray release of the saga has already made the jump to YouTube.  Want to see Darth Vader talking to Luke through the Force, or Luke building his lightsaber?  Well, we found it.  Click here to see it.

 

 

CV: Pawlus To Livetweet Clone Wars Panel

By Adam Pawlus — Saturday, August 14, 2010

Want more live-from-the-panel action?  I'm going to livetweet the Clone Wars panel with news on season 3.  Check it out!  Follow me on Twitter for more! Update: click through for some highlights.