Hasbro has distributed hi-res images for the newly announced 6″ Black Series Landspeeder with Luke Skywalker and, as you can see, the head for “Wormie” seems to be updated. Click the image above for a closer look.
Gentle Giant has posted an new unboxing video showcasing the convention exclusive Jumbo Kenner Dianoga Trash Monster. As you’ll see there is a nice surprise when you open the box.
Funko has updated their blog today officially announcing the retail partners for their shared exclusive merchandise for Star Wars Celebration. Click on through for the breakdown
Yahoo has also revealed exclusively the rumored 6″ Black Series Landspeeder with Luke Skywalker with Floppy Hat and Rifle. Retail price is set at $59.99 and will be available this Fall.
Yahoo Movies has updated today revealing Mattel’s Hot Wheels Biggs Darklighter Character Car which is exclusive to Star Wars Celebration this weekend. Head on over to check it out and other cars sporting the commemorative 40th Anniversary packaging.
Disney Parks Blog has released details for several new Droid Factory items hitting stores this month. Click on through to check out Chopper, R2-D2 & C-3PO 2 pack, R-3DO and the official reveal of the Clone Wars astromech 4-pack we revealed a few months ago.
Sideshow is now taking preorders for the 1:6 Scale Jyn Erso (Imperial Ground Crew) Disguise figure.
Save the rebellion and add this remarkable collectible figure to your Star Wars collection today!
Star Wars: Force For Change celebrates 40 years of Star Wars with an epic fundraising event! Prizes include a visit to a Star Wars movie set, tickets to the premiere of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, an overnight stay at Skywalker Ranch, and more!
Donate today to benefit UNICEF and Starlight Children’s Foundation!
Ahead of Star Wars Celebration, Hasbro has unveiled a new 6″ Black Series Rey with Jakku Speeder coming to the line this fall. Head over to io9 for the exclusive first look.
The official Star Wars Celebration site has posted their procedures for purchasing the exclusive 40th Anniversary Collection 6″ Luke Skywalker (X-wing Pilot) figure for Thursday and Friday.
In short, tickets will be given out starting at 6:00am to people in special early morning queues. Only those with tickets will be able to purchase the figure on those two days. Saturday and Sunday, Hasbro’s booth is open to shopping without a ticket.
For the full details, head to StarWarsCelebration.com
Sideshow Collectibles has updated today with the tease of a pending 1:6 Snowtrooper Commander figure. Look for a full announcement soon.
Customizing legend Sillof (Jamie Follis) will be hosting a customizing class at Celebration Orlando.
If you are attending, this is a wonderful opportunity to learn more about the enjoyable aspects of customizing the Star Wars universe.
Check out his official flyer by clicking here!
If you have a Five Below store in your area, if may be worth your time to swing by and check out their toy section as many stores have been receiviving TFA figures that rarely made their way to big box retailers.
Personal Note: Even if you despise 5POA, some of these figures have good accessories and heads that work out great for customs.
Due to the collapse of Gentle Giant’s servers yesterday (caused by the bombardment of traffic), they have delayed their preorders for the Han Solo (McQuarrie Concept) Mini Bust and Jumbo Kenner Dianoga Trash Monster convention exclusives until after Star Wars Celebration. Preorders will reopen on April 20 for Platinum and Gold members only and April 21 for Platinum, Gold and Silver members.