The current Yakfinities Customizing Challenge, Pegwarmers, is starting to heat up with several more great entries over the past couple weeks.
Check them out by heading to the forums, or submit your own custom after the jump!
#07 – Darth Vader
#09 – Captain Rex
#10 – Jan “Dutch” Vander
#11 – Chewbacca
#13 – Clone Commander Doom
#15 – Commander Thorn
#16 – C-3PO
#17 – Princess Leia Organa (Boushh)
#18 – Mosep Binneed
#19 – Han Solo
#20 – Jawas
A new cut of the second teaser trailer from The Force Awakens has been released via Star Wars Korea’s YouTube Channel. There is nothing really new in it other that an alternative, reverse angle view of the First Order parade grounds.
Star Wars Action News has posted planogram images for Wal-Mart’s LEGO aisle. Head on over to their Facebook page to check out a confirmations of a few rumored sets for The Force Awakens. Spoiler warnings may apply.
Rebelscum has posted several images of the new MicroMachines Millennium Falcon playset (and cross-sell items) that has hit ToysRUs. Also on shelf were new Nerf items from The Force Awakens as well. Click on over to check them out.
Tamashii Nations has updated their site to include new images of their upcoming Movie Realization Ronin Boba Fett. It is available for preorder now with an expected November shipping schedule.
A source has passed on to us Wal-Mart’s shelf planogram for the upcoming reset for Force Friday. These documents were left in plain sight in store and not obtained through swindle, subterfuge or nefarious means. There are some interesting confirmations revealed on the pages, especially the pegs allotted for 3.75″ Black Series figures for The Force Awakens. Click on through for a closer look at space dedicated to figures, vehicles, Hot Wheels, role play, Micro Machines and more.
On this episode of The WolfPack Podcast, Corey, Jayson, and Curto talk about all the leaked info regarding the Force Friday Midnight Toy Launch, on September 4th. We also discuss the Star Wars Saga Blu-Ray Steelbook releases and more!
Our friends at JediNews have posted a very cool video recounting their special trip to Skellig Michael – a filming location from The Force Awakens.
Only Tech Deck delivers real graphics from authentic skate brands! Now you can bring home the exclusive Collector’s Edition Tech Deck Handboard from Santa Cruz. Designed with incredible detail, this limited edition Santa Cruz Star Wars deck features an elaborate illustration of the galaxy’s most famous Jedi Warrior, Yoda. Measuring a massive 3.75” by 10.5” and complete with a Star Wars display case, this exclusive board is a rare collectors piece built for an audience. Bring home the best of both Skate and Star Wars worlds with the Tech Deck Collector’s Edition Santa Cruz Star Wars Yoda Handboard!
As fans count down the days until the long-awaited seventh episode of the Star Wars saga, they’ll have something else to look forward to as the first six will be released as commemorative Blu-ray steelbooks for a limited time on November 10, with pre-orders beginning on August 7. Each film comes with beautiful new character packaging that include Darth Maul for The Phantom Menace, Yoda for Attack of the Clones, General Grievous for Revenge of the Sith, Darth Vader for A New Hope, an Imperial stormtrooper for The Empire Strikes Back, and Emperor Palpatine for Return of the Jedi. Star Wars: The Complete Saga will also be released in newly-repackaged artwork on October 13. Head to StarWars.com for the full details.
We are delighted to announce an exciting new collaboration with The Walt Disney Company to launch the official STAR WARS commemorative collection in anticipation of the new movie release The Force Awakens.
Star Wars by Royal Selangor will debut with our UK trade launch at Autumn Fair
Birmingham’s NEC, Sunday 6th – Wednesday 9th September, Hall 5 Stand 5K60
The launch will preview for the first time in the UK our luxury pewter Star Wars collection. This will showcase global limited edition pieces, figurines, as well as collectibles and accessories, including cufflinks, flash drives, tumblers and tankards.
Please note, all limited edition pieces will be sold on a first come first served basis.
Toys”R”Us has issued a press release detailing the events of their Force Friday/Midnight Madness being held at stores across the world. Click on through for the full details.
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While browsing about eBay this morning, I stubbled across two exclusive variant covers for the upcoming Shattered Empire series.
The first, exclusive to Comic Pop Collectibles, features an ominous depiction of the Emperor with Darth Vader in the foreground. The second, exclusive to Third Eye, features Luke Skywalker over a star field with the Millennium Falcon under pursuit. Look for these on shelf September 2.
The Realm Recap returns this week with the latest in Star Wars collecting news. On this episode, Flyguy and I discuss the availability (or lack thereof) of the SDCC Exclusive First Order Stormtrooper that was briefly available on HasbroToyShop.com last week – plus new merchandising and marketing hitting stores prior to Force Friday. Christmas in July was clearly on Gentle Giant’s mind as they revealed their holiday themed Jumbo Salacious Crumb for PG Members. Did this cause you to laugh maniacally? LEGO leaks continue to trickle out as another list of products for 2016 hit the web with a couple interesting reveals. With Episode VII news, Rogue One filming about to begin and our developing addiction to Topps’ Card Trading app, Episode #71 of The Realm Recap is “groomed” for your enjoyment.
Also, if you prefer an audio-only version, a downloadable MP3 is available as well.