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SDCC Exclusive McQuarrie Yoda Mini Bust

Continuing their tradition of Ralph McQuarrie themed mini busts for SDCC, Gentle Giant has announced the Yoda McQuarrie Concept Mini Bust.

Designed, modeled and prototyped using top of the line 3D technology, the 1:6th scale Yoda (Concept Series) mini bust is hand cast, hand-painted and hand-numbered with a limited edition Certificate of Authenticity.  The bust is a limited edition of only 750 pieces.

It is available to order now for PGM Members.

Rumor Report: 6″ Black Series Mudtrooper for 2019?

Mudtroopers, like sandtroopers, get everywhere. Hot Toys has theirs, LEGO and Funko have theirs, too and soon Hasbro will be releasing a couple in the Force Link line. But what about the 6″ Black Series? Rumor has it that there are a few more characters from Solo: A Star Wars Story coming to the front lines, one of which is a much needed mudtrooper. Details are murky, and smell like wet Wookiee, but you can probably bet on an early 2019 release from captivity.

Hot Toys Reveals 1:6 Scale Count Dooku (Attack of the Clones)

Hot Toys has also revealed their 1:6 scale Count Dooku figure – the perfect companion to their recently announced Yoda. This gorgeous figure includes multiple accessories including swappable hands, force lightning, assorted holograms, his signature lightsaber and an uncanny likeness. Head to HotToys.hk to check out the full gallery.

Hasbro SDCC Exclusives on Sale Aug. 13

Remember the days post-SDCC where collectors would spend their free time refreshing HasbroToyShop’s website in order to try to score their exclusives? Hasbro has updated their site today narrowing that period down considerably by announcing that exclusives will go on sale sometime on August 13. Bookmark this page for reference and make sure your order info is up-to-date for quicker checkout.

6″ Black Series Wave 9 Preorders at Entertainment Earth

In case you were late coming into the 6″ Black Series game, or missed them the first release, Entertainment Earth has preorders for individual figures from Wave 9 all priced at $21.99 each. Expected release date is August 2018.

Sabine Wren
Obi-Wan Kenobi
Darth Revan
Snowtrooper
AT-AT Driver
Princess Leia Organa