Looks like Hasbro is tapping into the app market for their Star Wars products for 2016. The image above is captured from the Hera’s A-wing packaging and it looks to be present on all products set for release this fall. No word yet on the features of the app but surely we’ll learn about that at SDCC.
UPDATE: The app is built by Bad Robot Interactive and will allow people to film their toys and add movie special effects. Thanks to @TheSuperJedi for the info.
We teased one of these items in a previous post, but Nerdist.com gets the official first look at products set to be revealed at SDCC. Click on over to check out Hera Syndulla’s A-wing, Electronic Kanan, Electronic Darth Vader, new 3.75″ Rey (Jakku) figure in the Rogue One basic figure packaging.
UPDATE: Nerdist has pulled all of the packaging shots from their article. They are still on their server though 🙂
We’ve received details with preliminary numbering for future 6″ Black Series figures as well as code names for upcoming Rogue One Black Series Titanium Vehicles.
Continue reading Upcoming Black Series Product Details and Code Names
Sideshow is now taking preorders for the Hot Toys 1:6 Scale Battlefront Jumptrooper figure.
Known to use the jump pack to gain high ground, the highly-accurate Jumptrooper Sixth Scale Collectible Figure features a finely crafted Jumptrooper armor and helmet with weathering effects, a magnetically-attached jetpack with life-like thruster fire accessores, detailed heavy blasters and scout blaster, and a specially designed sand-themed dynamic figure stand ideal of aerial poses.
Sideshow once again double dips on a previous release and re-issues their 1:6 Scale Bossk figure now with a “new movie-accurate portrait”. If you own the first ($159.99) this new sculpt will cost $50 more.
I don’t need this scum.
Sideshow Collectibles has revealed the Imperial Stormtrooper as their next Legendary Scale figure. Look for a preorder announcement soon.
Hot Toys has revealed their next convention exclusive! The 1:6 Scale Battlefront Jumptrooper.
Following the release of the Shock Trooper 1/6th scale collectible figure from the popular game EA Star WarsBattlefront, Hot Toys is delighted to continue to expand the Video Game Masterpiece series and officially present the 1/6th scale collectible figure of Jumptrooper as one of this year’s Toy Fair Exclusive items.
Known to use the jump pack to gain high ground, the highly-accurate Jumptroooer collectible figure features a finely crafted Jumptrooper armor and helmet with weathering effects, a magnetically-attached jetpack with real-like thruster fire accessories, detailed heavy blasters and scout blaster, and a specially designed sand-themed dynamic figure stand ideal for aerial poses.
Star Wars fans don’t pass up on the opportunity to add this special trooper to your display!
You can check out their full gallery on Facebook.
Looks like Disney Store will be offering a few exclusives at Celebration Europe next week as an ad for the event reveals a new Elite Series FN-2187 Die Cast figure as well as a Limited Edition Captain Phasma figurine. Look for official details on these items and more soon.
UPDATE: A call to the Disney Store (courtesy of Brad Berry) as uncovered that this figures will be released on July 18.
ToysRUs has updated today finally confirming that they will be offering the 6″ Black Series Astromech Droid 3-pk. as their SDCC Exclusive. It will be available for sale at only at ToysRUs.com starting July 21. It will be available for sale in stores later this year.
Build your Star Wars collection with the Astromech Droid 3-Pack from The Black Series! This collectable showcase of the heroic droids from the Battle of Yavin features exquisite craftsmanship, multiple points of articulation and premium detail that only The Black Series from Hasbro and Star Wars can offer!
Thanks to Mephitsu Archives for the heads up.
UPDATE: Official descriptive text, loose and in-pack shots added.
Continue reading UPDATE: SDCC Exclusive 6″ Black Series Astromech 3-pk.
Can’t make it to London for Star Wars Celebration Europe? Not a problem — The Star Wars Show and StarWars.com are bringing the galaxy’s biggest party this side of the Ewok Village to you.
StarWars.com has the full details,
On this episode of The Cargo Hold, Jayson, Chris, and Corey discuss the following:
- San Diego Comic Con reveals from Funko, Gentle Giant, and more.
- What coming up in Hasbro Star Wars
- Hot Wheels!
- Gentle Giant Jumbo Figures
- and more!
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Back by popular demand! Hasbro is once again asking you, the fans and collectors, to help determine the next figure(s) released in the 6″ Black Series line. Click on through for details on how to cast your vote for the 2016 Fan’s Choice Poll!
UPDATE: Full list of participating sites added.
Continue reading UPDATE: Return of the 6″ Black Series Fan’s Choice Poll
Come back tomorrow at 8am ET for the full reveal.
Gentle Giant is now taking Premier Guild preorders for the SDCC Exclusive Chewbacca (McQuarrie Concept) Mini Bust. This convention exclusive is limited to only 400 pieces and retails for $120.00
UPDATE: Sold Out
Twitter follower @sacoach informs us of his great Target find today:
Score! Millennium Falcon was marked 50% off at Target, $59.98, but instead rang up for $30!