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McQuarrie Stormtrooper Statute Pre-Order

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Sideshow is now taking preorders for the Ralph McQuarrie Stormtrooper statue.

Expertly crafted in 1:5th scale, the soldier of the Empire is depicted patrolling a corridor of the Death Star. As seen in McQuarrie’s early incarnations, the Stormtrooper comes with multiple display options – carrying a shield in one hand while wielding a lightsaber or blaster in the other – and is fitted with distinctive helmets and armor that more closely resembled fighter pilot gear than the final costumes seen on screen. Reviewing a broad spectrum of McQuarrie’s imaginative designs for the Imperial Stormtroopers, Sideshow’s artists have translated his iconic artwork in a brilliant homage to a Star Wars that is both familiar, yet never was.

6″ Black Series Constable Zuvio Revealed

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The final figure for wave 2 of the 6″ Black Series has been revealed. Constable Zuvio. It is unclear at this point how many US stores will be receiving wave 2 as most of them have been revealed overseas. Things will be clearer in a few hours.

NEW 6″ Black Series Guavian Enforcer Figure Revealed

If you caught the brief glimpse of this figure in the behind the scenes video, you’ll recognize this latest figure called the “Guavian Enforcer” that leaked on Twitter.

UPDATE: here is a description from the box bio:
“The security soldiers of the Guavian Gang wear high impact armor that makes them stand out among other deadly criminals”

6″ Black Series Press Release Images and Details

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Hasbro has release official details for figures revealed during the Star Wars The Force Awakens Global Unboxing Event.

STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-Inch Figure Assortment
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $19.99/Available: Fall 2015)
The most anticipated film of the year, STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS, comes to life with STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES for the ultimate collection! Each new 6-inch scale figure is highly articulated and exceptionally detailed. Characters include FINN (JAKKU), REY (JAKKU) with BB-8, KYLO REN, CAPTAIN PHASMA (not shown), FIRST ORDER STORMTROOPER, CHEWBACCA and more. Each sold separately.

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Costco Exclusive Chain of Command 3-pk from Jakks Pacific

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Another day, another leak. German O. writes in with his find at his Tucson, AZ. Costco. An exclusive “Chain of Command” 3 pk of Jakks Pacific 18″ – 20″ figures that includes Kylo Ren, Captain Phasma and First Order Stormtrooper. Retail for this is $44.99. Click on through for the images.

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