Per our rumor report from April, we have secured (via Brickseek) the UPCs and Walmart SKUs for 4 upcoming 3.75″ figures for the Vintage Collection. We’ve also added this info to our Master List and added links on our Amazon page. Continue the “Vintage Conversation” in our comment section or our forums.
Hasbro’s app team has rolled out another update of the Force Link 2 app. This latest build addresses “minor bugs and improvements” and “updated content”, but as one of the worst product Hasbro’s ever released in terms of end-user operability, does anyone care?
StarWars.com has posted a new article regarding inspirations for the look of Solo: A Star Wars Story. Within the story, we get a new, full look at Val wearing the Mudtrooper outfit. Hopefully this will be representative of how that rumored Black Series figure will look when released later this year. Click on through for the full image.
The Pennsylvania Star Wars Collecting Society (PSWCS) and The ARC of Pennsylvania have teamed up to produce Luke Skywalker charity medallions, which are now available to purchase. This exclusive collectible has a limited run, so be sure to get yours today. Each medallion is $12.50 shipped in the US (international shipping available) and all proceeds benefit The ARC of Pennsylvania.
The ARC of Pennsylvania, based in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania has 33 chapters throughout the state, and is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. They provide advocacy services, early intervention, housing, home-care assistance, day supports, respite and job training for children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities – including Down syndrome, autism, and cerebral palsy. They also provide support services for their family members and friends.
The limited-edition medallion is fully approved by Lucasfilm and has an edition size of 1000 pieces. Each medallion features the likeness of Luke Skywalker on the front, along with the date and the name of the charity, The ARC of Pennsylvania. The back features the PSWCS logo. Order yours today.
Reports are coming in that the second wave of “Solo” 3.75″ figures are being found at Target stores across the U.S. Be on the lookout, and share your finds in the forums.
Twitter follower @groovypanda lets us know that Kroger is currrently offering buy 1, get 1 FREE* on wave 1 of the Vintage Collection of 3.75” figures.
*Kroger card required
Just announced! Next year’s Star Wars Celebration will be taking place in Chicago, IL. April 11-15, 2019. Tickets go on sale June 5. Head to StarWars.com for the full details.
Yesterday marked the close of the “Solo” Smuggler’s Bounty box from Funko and today they have announced the theme for its follow-up coming in July – Revenge of the Sith! Order yours today – quantities are limited.