Disney Store Exclusive Elite Series Set Available 41% Off

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Collectors that missed the initial release of the Disney Store Exclusive Elite Series box set of die cast figures (first available at D23) have another chance to score one via Woot!. They have it marked down 41% ($409.99) from the original $700 MSRP. This set is a limited edition of 500 pieces and commands a high price on the secondary market.

Thanks to Bo Sanders for the heads up.

SAGA TOYS in St. Louis

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If you’re anywhere near the St. Louis area, I have to recommend you check out SAGA TOYS.

I’ve personally already picked up many items from this collector (and kid!) friendly store and will continue to make them one of my weekly stops.

This place has a fantastic variety of loose and carded toys across a variety of brands such as Star Wars, GI JOE, Transformers, LEGO and more.  The prices are very fair too.

Be sure to check them out if you’re in the area, and “like” their Facebook Page!

Sponsor News: K&C Collectibles

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K & C Collectibles has added New Black Series 6″ Darth Vader Emperor’s Wrath, Samurai Boba Fett, New Titanium Vehicles, Black Series 3.75″ Action Figures (Rey, Finn, Poe and Han), Non-Sport Update The Force Awakens issue.  Click the NEW PRODUCT link for a complete list of recently added items.

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Disney Tsum Tsum Star Wars Collection Images

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Disney continues to expand their popular Tsum Tsum line of plush characters as images of the rumored Star Wars Collection has shown up online via instagram member @tsumtsumgang. Click on over to check out Tsum Tsums from the Prequel and Original Trilogy. Look for these in stores in February.

Thanks to Vinylmation World for the heads up.

New Admiral Ackbar Figure Image Reveals Action Feature

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New figures from The Force Awakens have started turning up on eBay courtesy of oversea sellers, like Viperskingdom. While perusing the various auctions I noticed that the Admiral Ackbar figure has a working jaw/mouth!

Other auctions available include: Tasu Leech, Fifth Brother Inquisitor, Rey (Resistance Outfit), Snap Wexley, Sidon Ithano and Quiggold and more.

Sponsor News: DorksideToys

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A belated happy new year! With a new year comes new movies, DeadpoolBatman Vs SupermanX-Men, new games and of course lots of new toys. New Star Wars products continue to roll out such as new Funko POP! & pre-orders for 6 inch and 3.75 inch figures. Marvel Legends Captain America’s Red onslaught wave arrives soon, and you can pre-order the new wave assortments & singles 1st Feb. If that wasn’t enough, brand new Transformers, new Harry Potter Funko POP! and plenty of other cool pre-orders and in stock items are always available. Head to DorksideToys to check them all out, plus don’t forget, just spend $50 or more on most products in the store, & get FREE US Domestic shipping

New 6″ Black Series Figure Rumors

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As we’ve been hinting in the last few episodes of The Realm Recap, the weeks leading up to Toy Fair are a prime time for product reveals and leaks. Jedi Temple Archives has posted a new rumor list of 6″ figures planned for The Black Series including Original Trilogy figures like Ben Kenobi, AT-AT Driver and Snowtrooper. Head on over for the story.

Episode VIII Rescheduled for December 2017 Release

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Today, Disney and Lucasfilm announced that Star Wars: Episode VIII, originally scheduled for release in summer 2017, will now debut on December 15, 2017.

The move follows the extraordinary success of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, which was the first Star Wars movie to premiere outside the traditional summer blockbuster window and smashed numerous records, including biggest domestic and global debuts of all time as well as the biggest domestic second and third weekends, en route to becoming the highest grossing domestic release of all time with over $861.3 million and the third biggest global release ever with $1,886.7 billion.

Written and directed by Rian Johnson, Star Wars: Episode VIII is currently in preproduction and will begin principal photography in London next month. Kathleen Kennedy and Ram Bergman will produce and J.J. Abrams, Jason McGatlin, and Tom Karnowski will executive produce. Stay tuned for exciting updates in the coming weeks.

Custom Kylo Ren/”Matt” Radar Technician Figures

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It was only a matter of time. Since the hilarious Undercover Boss: Starkiller Base skit aired on SNL last weekend, customizers have taken the initiative in creating action figure versions of Kylo Ren as “Matt” the Radar Technician. SlashGear.com has posted an article that features an image we shared via social media last night and have posted another giving “Matt” the Black Series treatment.

If this doesn’t scream convention exclusive or at least cosplay material, we’ve failed as a fandom.

Episode #87: POP! Goes the Wallet

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Our heads are on a bobble as new POP! bobble heads from Funko are making their way to retail and quickly into collector’s hands. On this week’s show, we discuss our latest obsession with this POP! line as well as cover the latest announcements from Hasbro as well as new product hitting stores. Also, we glaze longingly upon new product images that have been revealed from Hot Toys including their stunning sixth scale Rey figure. And, as always, we wrap things up with our latest reviews and acquisitions. All this and more on Episode 87 of The Realm Recap.

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